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COASTER-net Uncut Season 1 Episode 5 B&M vs Intamin

October 3, 2014 - Andrew Rybarczyk

The great debate that has been raging on our forums and others makes its way to the Uncut studios! Join Andy and Danny as they duke it out over which ride manufacturer is better: Intamin or B&M!

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COASTER-net Uncut Episode 4 - Knoebels & Flying Turns

September 30, 2014 - Andrew Rybarczyk

Check out the biggest debate yet on COASTER-net Uncut. Did Flying Turns at Knoebels really deserve to win the 2014 Best New Ride award? Andy and Danny battle it out to find out if it did!

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COASTER-net Uncut LIVE! S1 E3 - Golden Tickets 2014

September 19, 2014 - Andrew Rybarczyk

Join Danny and Andy as they discuss all of the 2014 Golden Ticket Award winners in front of a live audience! Things get a little heated when they get to the "Best Park" award and the discussion turns into a debate over Cedar Point vs Europa Park!

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Amusement Park News

California's Great America Expands Planet Snoopy with 3 New Rides for 2015 Season

Adding two new sections

October 16, 2014 - Andrew Rybarczyk

PRESS RELEASE: For 2015, California’s Great America will expand and rebrand the Planet Snoopy kids area. Three new Planet Snoopy rides will be introduced and be in place for opening day in 2015 when Great America begins its magical 40th season. The entire area known formally known as KidZville will be morphed into the expanded Planet Snoopy. The new rides will include Joe Cool’s Gr8Sk8, Peanuts 500 and Snoopy’s Space Buggies. Gr8Sk8 will be an interactive ride atop Snoopy’s giant skateboard with the feeling of going off the edge. Peanuts 500 lets racers zoom around the track and slingshot around the track ends, while Snoopy’s Space Buggies will lift astronauts into the air for a gravity defying lunar landing.

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First new waterslide since 2006

October 15, 2014 - Andrew Rybarczyk

PRESS RELEASE: Adventure Island guests are in for an epic journey on the park’s newest thrill ride Colossal Curl, set to debut at Tampa Bay’s premier waterpark in 2015. True to its name and holding up to four passengers, this mega slide delivers a high-adrenaline, action-packed adventure, making it the ultimate family thrill slide and adding to the waterpark’s unrivaled combination of corkscrews, waterfalls, high-speed thrills and tropical, tranquil surroundings for guests of all ages. “We’re excited to continue in our tradition of offering thrilling rides, and slides, at Adventure Island and Busch Gardens Tampa,” said Park President Jim Dean.

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Star Wars Expansion at Disney's Hollywood Studios Likely

Signs Point to Expansion of the Franchise

October 13, 2014 - vogelr3359

More Star Wars attractions to come to Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios? Most likely. Although Disney hasn't released any details about any such plans, it’s "a more natural fit in that park than in other parks." said Bill Coan, a former designer and manager with Walt Disney Imagineering and current president of Orlando theme-park-design company ITEC Entertainment. Coan spoke with The Orlando Sentinel last month. Coan continued, “It's a film-based product, and it's got kind of a long history associated with the studios. They can update that park, which probably could use it by now. The franchise is terrific and … it's probably the best spot.

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