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The Monster Goes Vertical at Adventureland

Adventureland’s “Monster” coaster is rising from the ground. The park has been sharing photos of the coaster’s progress on Facebook: While the coaster hasn’t yet reached its 133-foot peak, the airtime hill between the “Omega loop” and the Immelmann loop is...

Hansa Park Opening Hypercoaster in 2015

Hansa Park in Germany has announced that it will open Kärnan, a hypercoaster, in 2015. It will be the park’s most expensive and tallest attraction to date. Not much is known about the specifics of the coaster, but internet speculation points...

Abyss, Australia’s First Euro-Fighter

Later this year, Adventure World in Australia will open Abyss, custom Gerstlauer Euro-Fighter coaster, the first of its kind in the country. Riders will plunge 100 feet at speeds exceeding 52 mph during the ride’s 2,066-foot-long course. Abyss will feature...

Karacho Construction at Erlebnispark Tripsdrill

One of Gerstlauer’s newest Euro-Fighter coasters is under construction at Germany’s Erlebnispark Tripsdrill. Karacho stands 98-feet tall and will launch riders from 0-62 mph in 1.6 seconds when it opens this summer. The park shared some beautiful pictures of the...

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Coaster-Lab Interview

I recently stumbled across a website with some incredible looking theme park concepts and I just had to know more! The inventor and owner of the website agreed to answer a few of our questions. C101: Can you please introduce yourself –...

Nickelodeon Universe Shell Shock Video

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles have struck at Nickelodeon Universe in the form of a Gerstlauer Sky Fly. I’m not a huge fan of spinning rides, but I would definitely take a spin (no pun intended) on this. Check out the video...

Alton Towers 2013: New Coaster

Alton Towers is planning to build a massive vertical drop coaster in 2013, and the park recently filed for permits to build the new coaster. The manufacturer seems to be Gerstlauer, and the layout of the coaster looks exciting and...