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Roar Closing at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom

Six Flags Discovery Kingdom announced today that its Roar wooden coaster will close on August 16, 2015. Big announcement today! We're closing our iconic wooden #rollercoaster Roar on August 16. More to come! https://t.co/PFktlNpe4e — Discovery Kingdom (@sixflagsDK) July 16, 2015...

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States for Rocky Mountain’s Next Coasters Revealed?

A job posting may have revealed where we can expect to see Rocky Mountain Construction (RMC) projects in 2016. The posting names Rocky Mountain Construction as the company and Pigeon Forge, Tenn., (home of Dollywood) as the starting location. The...

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Jurassic World Filmed at Six Flags New Orleans

When I heard that the box-office-monster Jurassic World was partially filmed at the shuttered Six Flags New Orleans, I was excited and intrigued. But after seeing the movie, I was a bit confused. Photo © Keoni 101 There were no rusting roller coasters. Photo...

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Six Flags Great America 2015 Update

I visited Six Flags Great America a few (okay, five) times last week while I was in the area. It was my first time to my unofficial “home park” this season. After working in the area last summer and visiting...

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Review: Six Flags St. Louis Debuts Justice League

I was invited to preview the new Justice League: Battle for Metropolis 4D dark ride yesterday at Six Flags St. Louis before it opens to the public next week. A similar “Battle for Metropolis” ride opened at Six Flags over Texas earlier this...

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Take a Ride on Twisted Colossus

Gone is the wooden track on the historic Colossus at Six Flags Magic Mountain. The talented team at Rocky Mountain Construction has breathed new life into the aging racing wooden roller coaster, converting it into a steel-tracked, hybrid, high-octane thrill...

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Batman Flips and Flies at Six Flags Fiesta Texas

Batman: The Ride at Six Flags Fiesta Texas soft-opens to season pass holders this weekend, giving members of the public a preview of the first-of-its-kind “Free Spin” coaster from S&S Worldwide. Watching this “reverse” POV gives you an idea of...