Ride Profiles

Project V – Europe’s largest flying theatre
By 21/02/2017 Read More →

Project V – Europe’s largest flying theatre

Michael Mack discusses the development of Europa-Park’s ambitious new attraction for 2017.

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Flying Theatres – a new industry classic
By 21/02/2017 Read More →

Flying Theatres – a new industry classic

Owen Ralph surveys one of the hottest products of the past decade, and a genre of ride many believe offers the ultimate feeling of flight.

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Paultons Lost Kingdom
By 10/06/2016 Read More →

Paultons Lost Kingdom

Owen Ralph uncovers the Lost Kingdom, Paultons’ new £9 million ($13m/€11.6m) dinosaur themed zone and finds out why, after the success of Peppa Pig World, this time the UK park chose not to license an intellectual property (IP).

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Kung Fu Panda Academy
By 10/06/2016 Read More →

Kung Fu Panda Academy

A colourful new world has been unveiled at Italy’s no.1 amusement park. Gardaland’s new €8 million Kung Fu Academy which, opened last month, features an awesome new rollercoaster ride and a whole lot more.

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Lost Gravity at Walibi
By 10/06/2016 Read More →

Lost Gravity at Walibi

It’s over a decade since Walibi Holland last added a rollercoaster, but this season the park in Flevoland has unveiled an eye-catching new construction from Mack Rides that is sure to keep all adrenaline-hungry guests happy.

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Fly Over America
By 10/06/2016 Read More →

Fly Over America

FlyOver America, a $20 million immersive theatre experience, has opened as a standalone attraction at the Mall of America. Paul Ruben visits Minnesota to enjoy the experience and learn more about its operator’s plans to develop further FlyOver- branded attractions around the world.

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Storm Chasin’ at Kentucky Kingdom
By 10/06/2016 Read More →

Storm Chasin’ at Kentucky Kingdom

Kentucky Kingdom, Louisville, Kentucky, has introduced its fifth rollercoaster, and the second since the park’s reopening three years ago under Ed Hart. Storm Chaser from Rocky Mountain Construction represents packs an abundance of thrills, writes Paul Ruben.

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Phantasialand’s next world of wonder
By 09/06/2016 Read More →

Phantasialand’s next world of wonder

Two years on from introducing one of the world’s most unique and highly-themed flume rides (Chiapas), the German park Phantasialand has introduced another immersive new world. 

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World’s largest trailer-mounted observation wheel opens in Paris
By 11/02/2016 Read More →

World’s largest trailer-mounted observation wheel opens in Paris

Standing proudly overlooking the Champs Élysées from the Place de la Concorde, the new Roue de Paris from Mondial towers approximately 70 metres (230 feet) over the French capital.

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Gardaland Adventure Hotel
By 11/02/2016 Read More →

Gardaland Adventure Hotel

Here is one of the first images of one of the new fully-themed rooms at Gardaland’s second hotel.

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