Author: Nick

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Switchback at ZDT’s Amusement Park

Exciting news out of IAAPA today – coming to ZDT’s Amusement Park in 2015  is Switchback! Inspired by the first roller coaster in America, Switchback Railway at Coney Island, ZDT’s Switchback will...

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Mystery Coaster Monday #104

Welcome to round 4 of “Mystery Coaster Monday.” Try and correctly guess the coaster in the edited picture. We’re keeping track of who guesses correctly and the person that guess...

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Cedar Point Coaster Tech Videos

Design World has been posting a series of videos showcasing how some of the mega roller coasters and thrill rides at Cedar Point operate. In the first video, Monty Jasper,...

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B&M Manta Clone for Japan in 2015

Nagashima Spa Land recently announced they’re building a clone of Sea World’s Manta, a B&M flying coaster. Acrobat will be the Japanese park’s first major roller coaster since the record breaking...

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Escape from Gringotts Details

Harry Potter and the Escape from Gringotts ride recently opened at Universal Studios Florida to massive praise, frequent breakdowns, and seven hour plus wait times. The completely immersive experience seamlessly combines...