Category Archives: Coasters

Fantawild Dreamland Zhengzhou Opened Galaxy Express Suspended Looping Coaster

Special to Coasterglobe: China is getting into the coaster world. Fantawild Dreamland is operating a vekoma coaster called Galaxy Express. It is 453 meters long and is steel with inversions.

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Six Flags Great Adventure Opens The Joker 4-D Coaster This Spring

Six Flags Great Adventure announced on Jan. 27, 2016 that when its new 4-D, free-fly coaster opens in the spring, it would be named after DC Comics supervillain The Joker. On this new adventure, you’ll race through chaotic twists and … Continue reading

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Dollywood Shows Off New Coaster “Lightning Rod”

Dollywood’s new coaster “Lightning Rod” is the world’s fastest wooden coaster according to Dollywood. Lightening Rod has a drop of 165 feet and is almost a mile long. “You will crest the hill; there is a false drop; you will … Continue reading

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“Massiv Monster Blaster” To Be Largest Water Coaster

Schlitterbahn Waterpark in Galveston is set to open the attraction “Massiv” which will be the biggest water coaster in the world, with “water blasters’ propelling riders uphill. This looks like a great ride!  

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Best Coaster Photo

This photo is from the Pacific National Exhibition’s wooden coaster in Vancouver, Canada.

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Holiday World To Add New Coaster

Holiday World announced a new coaster, The Thunderbird which will be the park’s first major steel roller coaster. A computer-generated video showed the unfurling of what would be Holiday World’s first major steel coaster. The wing coaster extends two sets … Continue reading

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Knoebel Park to Add New Steel Coaster in 2015

Knoebels Amusement Resort is a family-owned and -operated amusement park, picnic grove, and campground in Elysburg, Pennsylvania. It is and has been America’s largest free admission park for 87 years of operation. Knoebel Park announced it is building a new steel … Continue reading

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