‘Lost Gravity’: New Trains Finally Here!

Only a few coasters will open in Europe this year and perhaps one of the lesser covered (but still incredibly exciting additions) is “Lost Gravity” – a Mack coaster at Dutch park Walibi Holland. We’ve so far seen the completion of the track, the start of the theming and today the trains were revealed for the first time. And they’re an all-new design! Continue reading ‘Lost Gravity’: New Trains Finally Here!

Heidi The Ride Update #1

Quite some coasters are being constructed in Europe this year. Time for another look at one of them, but this time let’s look at one that is opening in 2016! We went to Plopsaland De Panne to have a look at Belgium’s second wooden coaster that’s currently under construction by GCI: Heidi The Ride! Continue reading Heidi The Ride Update #1

Ride Review: Black Mamba – Phantasialand

Europe has some coasters that you have to put on your bucket list. That’s why we want you to get to know them, and what better way to do so than with a ride review? 2,519.7 feet (768m) long, only 85.3 feet (26 m) tall but 49.7 mph (80km/h) and four inversions! Let’s go to Phantasialand to review its custom B&M inverted coaster: Black Mamba!

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“Galactica” and the rise of the Virtual Reality coaster

Virtual Reality…everyone’s talking about it! Whilst the new tech might be familiar to gamers, it’s just finding its feet in theme parks. We take a look at the early stages of VR on full size coasters…

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All of the European Theme Park Excitement In One Spot