Ride Profiles

Dragon Nest

Dragon Nest

Lund’s Tivoli brings the theme to the fair with this new attraction touring Norway.

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Schwur des Kärnan

Schwur des Kärnan

Der Schwur Des Kärnan is Gerstlauer’s first ever hypercoaster and the largest and most expensive project in Hansa Park’s history. Chief communication officer Claudia Leicht shares the ride’s story.

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Sunset on Colossus

Sunset on Colossus

As it undergoes a transformation into a new wood-steel hybrid, Gary Kyriazi pays tribute to a classic Southern California coaster whose sprawling white wooden structure has been a major part of the skyline at Six Flags Magic Mountain since 1978.

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Arthur – In the Minimoys Kingdom

Arthur – In the Minimoys Kingdom

By the park’s own admission it’s “the most intricate indoor attraction in the entire history of Europa-Park”. After several setbacks, Arthur – In the Minimoys Kingdom has been entertaining families since the summer at the popular venue near Freiburg, Germany.

T-Rex appeal

T-Rex appeal

The world’s first Immersive Tunnel from Simworx has opened in Germany as part of an elaborate new attraction that plunges passengers deep into a dinosaur encounter. But will they escape? Owen Ralph reports from Movie Park.

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Seven Dwarfs Mine Train
By 23/05/2014 Read More →

Seven Dwarfs Mine Train

Set for an official opening on 28 May, Seven Dwarfs Mine Train is the crowning jewel of Walt Disney World’s New Fantasyland expansion at the Magic Kingdom in Florida.

Animal Attraction – amusement rides in the wild!
By 04/01/2014 Read More →

Animal Attraction – amusement rides in the wild!

Rides at zoos, safari parks and marine parks are nothing new, but in recent years a new generation of attractions have opened, featuring animals as an integral part of the ride experience. Read our special report. Click here for full feature…

Adventure World Abyss
By 07/11/2013 Read More →

Adventure World Abyss

Launched on Halloween to kick-start the park’s Fright Nights weekend, Abyss at Adventure World in Perth is Australia’s first Euro-Fighter coaster from Gerstlauer.

Ring°Racer – open at last!
By 07/11/2013 Read More →

Ring°Racer – open at last!

After a prolonged series of setbacks, Europe’s fastest rollercoaster has finally opened to the general public at the Nürburgring in Germany.

Knoebels’ Flying Turns
By 07/11/2013 Read More →

Knoebels’ Flying Turns

This is a story of perseverance. Of stick-to-itiveness. Dick Knoebel is a Marine, and Marines never give up. Paul Ruben celebrates the Pennsylvania park owner’s achievement in finally opening the Flying Turns.