Recent News & Updates

Cable Snaps on Skyhawk at Cedar Point: Injuries Reported

Posted by  r0llerc0ast3r / 26 Jul : 23:46
At 10:25 pm tonight the oversized swinging ride Skyhawk became the center of attention at America's Rockn' Roller Coast when a cable supposedly snapped causing injuries and damage to the ride fence and area. Reports are circulating via social networks like Twitter and Facebook that a young boy has suffered a broken leg and a man was struck in the face by flying debris. No official word has been given by Cedar Point as of yet. Anyone know more?

Holiday World Debuts Thunderbird! Nations First Launch Wing Coaster

Posted by  r0llerc0ast3r / 25 Jul : 00:16
Holiday World has announced their newest attraction, Thunderbird! This all new steel creation will be the first "Launched Wing Coaster in the Nation"! Featuring large inversions, high speeds and near misses... The new and monstrous attraction will debut Spring of 2015! Thunderbird will be the parks first steel coaster as well as their first coaster that will take riders upside down! What do you think?!

Casino Pier Ridding Themselves of Antique Carousel

Posted by  r0llerc0ast3r / 14 Jul : 14:59
After a devastating storm in 1962 and the most recent, Hurricane Sandy... Casino Pier in Seaside Heights, New Jersey is looking to rid themselves of a "Classic Jersey Shore Icon"! Plans for the removal of the antique carousel are underway, whether it's piece by piece or as one. The handcrafted wooden rotating sculpture will be no more as of the of this summer season... It is the last piece of what locals here at the Jersey Shore remember from the "original" boardwalk!
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