Recent News & Updates




Cobra's Curse Construction Update #12

Posted by  r0llerc0ast3r / 22 Jun : 15:37
Our friends from Pixels At The Parks have updated all of us with new construction pictures of Busch Gardens Tampa's newest monster, Cobra's Curse! Footer and vertical construction hasn't begun as of yet, but the demolition and preparation work is ongoing! Walkways, theming, surrounding Tut's Tomb have all been removed allowing for the building to be expanded as it will become the coasters station & air conditioned queue house.

Universal Announces Closure of Wet N' Wild

Posted by  r0llerc0ast3r / 22 Jun : 15:14
The theme park giant announced via blog that the Wet N' Wild water park will close for good on December 31, 2016! The water has been running since 1977 and has been home to many world first attractions. The announcement of the closure comes just one month after the announcement of the new "next-generation" water park that will open in 2017, Volcano Bay. No official announcement of whether or not the company will reuse the slides within the gates of Wet N' Wild. Stay tuned!

10 Year Old Girl Dies From Riding Roller Coaster

Posted by  r0llerc0ast3r / 15 Jun : 21:55
A 10-year old girl died Saturday after becoming unconscious while riding the Revolution roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain on Friday. Officials are stating the death is not related to the coaster itself. Revolution was closed after the incident which took place at 4 p.m. The state investigated the single looping coaster, however, it has reopened. Revolution opened in 1976 and has provided thrills for over 45 million screaming riders! An autopsy is currently pending... more updates to come.
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