Author: John

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Six Flags Dubai Theme Park to Open in 2019

Six Flags has released new details about its Six Flags Dubai project, which is scheduled to open in late 2019 as part of the second phase of the Dubai Parks and Resorts development initiative. According to this news release, the Six Flags Dubai theme park...

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Review: Storm Chaser Touches Down at Kentucky Kingdom

Two Coaster101 writers recently visited Kentucky Kingdom to preview the park’s newest roller coaster, Storm Chaser. The Rocky Mountain Construction coaster utilizes the support structure from the park’s former Twisted Twins, a dueling wooden coaster built by the now-defunct Custom Coasters...

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Storm Chaser Kentucky Kingdom Preview Photos

Today, members of the Coaster101 team traveled to Kentucky Kingdom to take a spin on the park’s newest roller coaster: Storm Chaser. We’re working on compiling our review of the (spoiler) amazing Rocky Mountain Construction coaster. In the meantime, enjoy a...

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Attraction Awards 2016 Winners Announced

It’s time to unveil the winners of the 2016 Attraction Awards! The competition was fierce this year, and several of the races were close. We had a record number of votes cast, and we’re grateful for your participation! And of...

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Busch Gardens Williamsburg Animated InvadR POV

Busch Gardens Williamsburg today released an animated InvadR POV video which presents a detailed look at the park’s 2017 wooden roller coaster. Watch the InvadR POV below: While the Great Coasters International coaster won’t until next year, virtually riding the coaster...

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Attraction Awards 2016: Vote

The time to vote for the 2016 Attraction Awards has arrived! We’ve tabulated your nominations and have selected ten nominees to represent each of this year’s six categories. See the official nominees below and vote today! UPDATE: The voting period has...

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On-Ride Video of Mako at SeaWorld Orlando

SeaWorld Orlando has unveiled on-ride video of its new-for-2016 Mako hyper roller coaster ahead of its scheduled June 10 opening. Watch the coaster in action below: The coaster was announced last May. The park equates the ride experience to the...