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by DeadJack5
Fri Nov 10, 2017 9:10 pm
Forum: Coffee Shack
Topic: A Picture A Day
Replies: 108
Views: 6807

Re: A Picture A Day

Even though the quality is bad, i still love the setting around this photo

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by DeadJack5
Mon Nov 06, 2017 10:23 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: End of Season Review 2017
Replies: 14
Views: 980

Re: End of Season Review 2017

This has been such a memorable year for me at the resort. It's been fantastic. From trying Hex for the first time, to doing the mazes. It's been such an incredible year for me and I'm so happy to have been able to go as many times as I have, even when its been a causal day taking photos of SW8. Pers...
by DeadJack5
Mon Nov 06, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Future of the Monorail
Replies: 40
Views: 4952

Re: Future of the Monorail

I'm going to be different and say I quite like the monorail just the way it is. Given I don't visit the park often, I still get really excited to go on the monorail and get to the park by it. Its a lovely way to start the day being able to sort of see the rides. I think they need to update the trai...
by DeadJack5
Sun Oct 22, 2017 9:58 pm
Forum: TTSP Events & Meetups
Topic: ScareMazing 2017 - Reviews & Feedback
Replies: 15
Views: 761

Re: ScareMazing 2017 - Reviews & Feedback

Firstly, I would just like to say thank you to the whole team for the event. It's been such a fantastic event to be a part of and to experience. From the BTS of Sub Species and seeing the routes in the light, to learning about The Welcoming. The maze runs were immense, big thanks to the actors for m...
by DeadJack5
Mon Oct 16, 2017 11:50 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Scarefest
Replies: 2199
Views: 154066

Re: Scarefest

Seeing as I did a review of FN, I thought I would review my visit and the 4 main mazes. The day was just like any other scarefest visit. Lighting was much better and apparent this weekend compared to the last. This visit did include the traveling community and as many of you have stated, it wasn't t...
by DeadJack5
Thu Oct 12, 2017 10:35 am
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Fright Nights
Replies: 1069
Views: 83551

Re: Fright Nights

Been meaning to write this for a few days so here it is. I was at the Fright Nights opening day on the 29th of September and got to experience 5 of the scare attractions that was available (excluding Containment). These were also my first scare attractions I had ever done so my nerves and expectatio...
by DeadJack5
Sun Oct 01, 2017 2:24 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Fright Nights
Replies: 1069
Views: 83551

Re: Fright Nights

Having been to the opening on Friday, the maze queues peaked at 1 hour, as the same with the rides. This will obviously get busier throughout the event period but Friday if it's a school day will be less busy compared to a Saturday or sunday
by DeadJack5
Sun Sep 24, 2017 11:16 pm
Forum: Coffee Shack
Topic: Album's You've Heard and Your Review
Replies: 33
Views: 3632

Re: Album's You've Heard and Your Review

Haven't done an album review in a while so thought I would review one of my most anticipated albums of this year. Enter Shikari - The Spark http://assets.blabbermouth.net.s3.amazonaws.com/media/entershikarisparkcd.jpg As you can probably tell from my custom signature and avatar, I am a massive fan o...
by DeadJack5
Tue Sep 19, 2017 8:09 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Scarefest
Replies: 2199
Views: 154066

Re: Scarefest

Wouldn't the food stalls be in the way if the queue was to go that side? Also, I think it was reported in a write up that the entrance would be on Towers Street by Birmingham Mail? Overall, I'm looking forward to it! I must not have seen that article in that case! Was thinking with the food stalls ...
by DeadJack5
Tue Sep 19, 2017 7:53 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Scarefest
Replies: 2199
Views: 154066

Re: Scarefest

So over the weekend I was on site and saw the construction of "The Welcoming" for the first time. Below are pictures of what could be the pre show or finale. After discussing with another member, we think it could be a finale with a burning scene and that you exit (or even chased out) the ...
by DeadJack5
Thu Sep 14, 2017 5:15 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Fright Nights
Replies: 1069
Views: 83551

Re: Fright Nights

More details have been revealed... The indoor maze called The Walking Dead: Living Nightmare will see visitors experience terrifying iconic scenes of the global phenomenon, including the world’s first live attraction featuring scenes from season seven. They will join other survivors on the brink of...
by DeadJack5
Mon Sep 11, 2017 4:56 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Thorpe Park - General Discussion
Replies: 5835
Views: 194858

Re: Thorpe Park - General Discussion

Legacy could be referring to the new Saw: Legacy AKA Jigsaw film, suggesting a possible revamp for saw alive for 2018. They won't invest any further in Saw Alive.  Not after what was said at the Summer Sizzler regarding the boat! The only thing I could think is just maybe little nods to the new fil...
by DeadJack5
Mon Sep 04, 2017 9:24 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Scarefest
Replies: 2199
Views: 154066

Re: Scarefest

Would they really use the stage area as part of the route, or will it just be the skull lit up with it being visible from inside the maze? With it being called The Welcoming: Be Chosen I'd probably wager an actor will be on stage where the group congregates to perhaps listen to some story thing or ...
by DeadJack5
Fri Sep 01, 2017 5:59 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: How many visits per year?
Replies: 24
Views: 2437

Re: How many visits per year?

So far, i have had 6 days at the park. I have around another 9 days planned. 6 of which are to be during Scarefest
by DeadJack5
Sun Aug 13, 2017 10:14 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Scarefest
Replies: 2199
Views: 154066

Re: Scarefest

Just got some general updates from construction for the scare mazes this year. Sub species does indeed look to be an altered route. The outside containers seems to have extended with a white wall blocked the exit. Wire can be seen peaking below and on top of the white wall with cameo materials seen ...
by DeadJack5
Sun Aug 06, 2017 9:52 pm
Forum: Event Photos
Topic: SP Summer Sizzler - 15th July 2017 - Photos
Replies: 5
Views: 877

Re: SP Summer Sizzler - 15th July 2017 - Photos

Fantastic photos from an equally fantastic event. Thanks again TTSP for another great event :)
by DeadJack5
Sun Aug 06, 2017 8:07 pm
Forum: Secret Weapon 8
Topic: SW8 Construction Discussion
Replies: 991
Views: 133312

Re: SW8 Construction Discussion

Some of my friends visited Friday and shared some photos with me from their visit. http://i.imgur.com/Lu2FTwg.jpg http://i.imgur.com/CKQRUps.jpg http://i.imgur.com/MNDJ4mF.jpg http://i.imgur.com/wxAncAZ.jpg http://i.imgur.com/q8AmudS.jpg http://i.imgur.com/cpJS0Jv.jpg http://i.imgur.com/R6vgFTx.jpg ...
by DeadJack5
Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:54 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Scarefest
Replies: 2199
Views: 154066

Re: Scarefest

Here are some more photos of Scarefest prep for this season from today (23/7/17) http://i.imgur.com/zMmUzcU.jpg http://i.imgur.com/kXTn4DH.jpg http://i.imgur.com/wcd74bE.jpg http://i.imgur.com/P2WCbTP.jpg http://i.imgur.com/0g5trsr.jpg http://i.imgur.com/3xnN7Ql.jpg http://i.imgur.com/tDq8ejk.jpg ht...
by DeadJack5
Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:49 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Galactica
Replies: 1386
Views: 153123

Re: Galactica

Rode it today and i honestly couldn't tell the difference between today's and last seasons when it was last working for me
by DeadJack5
Sun Jul 23, 2017 10:35 pm
Forum: My Visit
Topic: Theme Park Photos (Picture Heavy)
Replies: 0
Views: 583

Theme Park Photos (Picture Heavy)

I couldn't find a topic which focuses on just photos so decided to make one.  Will mainly be posting my trip photos on here for people to share! These photos are from my trip on 23/7/17 http://i.imgur.com/QyElS0g.jpg http://i.imgur.com/DLobn4t.jpg http://i.imgur.com/SHNxxIQ.jpg http://i.imgur.com/Hg...
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