Category: Featured

Kennywood Unveils “The Steel Curtain” for 2019

After several weeks of “scratch cards” and word search teases, we finally know what the attraction that Kennywood nicknamed “Project 412” will be. Named “The Steel Curtain,” this new coaster from S&S Worldwide will reside in a new area of the...

Steel Vengeance at Cedar Point: Best Ride Ever?

This week, Coaster101 writers Kyle and Larry had the privilege of attending media day for Cedar Point’s new coaster Steel Vengeance! This coaster has driven the coaster community bonkers over the past year and now it is just days away...

Announcing the 2018 Coaster101.com Park Mania Champion

#WhatsInTheShed? A Coaster101 Park Mania Title! After more than 82,000 total votes over the last few weeks, we’re proud to announce our 2018 Park Mania Champion: Kings Island! Sitting on 364 Acres in Mason, Ohio, Kings Island is a Cedar Fair...

Twisted Timbers Opens at Kings Dominion

Following a months-long tease, Kings Dominion announced last August that Virginia’s first Hybrid Coaster, Twisted Timbers, would open at the park during the 2018 Season. The coaster, built on the structure of Kings Dominion’s former “Hurler” wooden coaster, was a conversion...

Coaster Credits: Agree or Disagree?

The biggest debate inside of the coaster community, outside of whether to classify RMC’s topper track as a wood or steel coaster, is what counts as a roller coaster credit? Counting the number of coasters you’ve conquered is one of...