UK theme parks from another point of view!

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by Mankey
Wed May 23, 2012 12:14 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Re: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Right guys, not so much of an update but more of a new insight. I just uploaded a video of the park to youtube which can be found here. http://youtu.be/-5OjAQYDbc4 I think it's good to show a video just to get a hint of the atmosphere that surrounds it. This also contains POV's of both of the coaste...
by Mankey
Wed May 09, 2012 12:27 am
Forum: Coffee Shack
Topic: When I grow up...
Replies: 24
Views: 2300

Re: When I grow up...

Those of you who know me know that I'm currently mid way through a music technology degree. I already teach drums to a handful of people as well as play in some rather stunning locations with the university's orchestras and bands. I'm currently in the process of getting into the sampling business an...
by Mankey
Tue May 08, 2012 9:44 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Re: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Did a wee bit of landscaping. http://a8.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/318176_3431779266542_1032184173_33059767_1945359737_n.jpg http://a4.sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/305633_3431780826581_1032184173_33059771_1475576330_n.jpg You have no idea how jealous I am of your abilities! :P The ...
by Mankey
Sun May 06, 2012 7:14 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Re: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Time for an update! Been aloof recently due to uni work and whatnot, but knuckled down and had some time. I originally made this rather nice restaurant... http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j243/Mankey52/2012-05-03_00001.jpg http://i82.photobucket.com/albums/j243/Mankey52/2012-05-03_00002.jpg http://...
by Mankey
Fri Mar 30, 2012 9:22 pm
Forum: European Parks & Attractions
Topic: Parc Asterix
Replies: 333
Views: 47333

Re: Parc Asterix 2012: "Oz'Iris" B&M Invert!

Looks like another park on the "to visit" list now. This ride looks amazing, before this park only had 2 things worth going for, their woodie and their mad house, but this looks stunning!
by Mankey
Thu Mar 29, 2012 8:53 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Re: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Oooh Doors! Just like old times! <3
by Mankey
Thu Mar 29, 2012 2:40 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Re: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Right! Little update guys! :D "Orbit", the B&M Mega coaster is now complete! :D Name was chosen because the ride repeatedly circles the car park (as long as it stays open :P haha) The entrance has been updated, and tiny changes have been added to the car park (nothing worth noting) htt...
by Mankey
Thu Mar 29, 2012 2:14 pm
Forum: TTSP News & Your Views
Topic: I couldn't think of a better topic name.
Replies: 37
Views: 3788

Re: The End.

Just do what I do, lurk and occasionally post. :lol:

I had a period where I hadn't posted in like half a year... I didn't know what sub terra actually was until last month! but hey coming back is quite nostalgic! :D I like it!
by Mankey
Thu Mar 29, 2012 9:48 am
Forum: Coffee Shack
Topic: SimCity
Replies: 11
Views: 1693

Re: SimCity

Looks pretty good to be honest! I LOVED SimCity 4 played it solidly when i got it, sadly the aspect ratio screws up on my monitor so it's uncomfortable to play! This one should be pretty good! :D  No doubt ruined by how awful EA is. It'll probably require an origin account to play and a constan...
by Mankey
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:47 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Derren Brown's Ghost Train - Rise Of The Demon
Replies: 4871
Views: 722652

Re: Thorpe Park 2015 Coaster

GCI Woodie wouldn't go amiss. I've always thought a wooden coaster would fit in pretty well at Thorpe. No idea why they've not done it...
by Mankey
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:13 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Re: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Haha! :lol: Well she did originally run sims on my mac, but the thing is I needed that for work (Has logic and whatnot on it so I can produce things for uni) so I let her install it on the new comp! :P

She seems happy, so that makes me happy! :P Trying to get her into RCT now...
by Mankey
Tue Mar 27, 2012 2:04 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Re: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Wow, thank you! That one looks amazing! Definitely sparked ideas for me for the coming months making this park! :D
by Mankey
Tue Mar 27, 2012 1:52 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Re: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Thanks for the tips guys! Will come in handy! :D Next up will be the station for the B&M Mega, undecided on what to call it though! :? The only issue is actually getting on the PC nowadays, been so busy with uni work, and whenever we're at home Steph (the girlfriend) likes to play sims for stupi...
by Mankey
Tue Mar 27, 2012 12:46 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Re: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Thank you! I'm really enjoying making this so far! The only issue is, because I've been so slow getting back into RCT3 I don't know which mods and custom scenery things to go for, there are a number of things I would like. I just read captains realistic rapids tutorial and that looks AMAZING! But no...
by Mankey
Tue Mar 27, 2012 12:40 pm
Forum: Theme Park Gaming
Topic: Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park
Replies: 20
Views: 2892

Summersdale Springs - Mankey's Park

Those who have me on facebook will know I've started making a theme park from scratch! I recently bought myself a hench new pc so i can actually play games like this properly without having to get frustrated at frame rate. :lol: (I also play BF3 on PC if anyone else here does.) Right on with it I gu...
by Mankey
Mon Mar 26, 2012 12:30 pm
Forum: European Parks & Attractions
Topic: Europa Park
Replies: 2763
Views: 97775

Re: Europa-Park 2012: "Wodan" GCI Woodie + General Discussion

Oh my god! This looks amaaaazing!  :shock: Then again, why am I surprised? It's EP! I can see this being my first ever wooden coaster!  I usually think they look a bit out of place, but the way they've themed this it fits in perfectly! It'll make that drive to Tipidorf even more exciting! ...
by Mankey
Fri Feb 03, 2012 9:52 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Most stupid concept you've heard for a ride
Replies: 24
Views: 2981

Re: Most stupid concept you've heard for a ride

Reverse launches or reversing the cars on Oblivion.

Just no! :lol:
by Mankey
Tue Jan 17, 2012 7:20 pm
Forum: Coffee Shack
Topic: Best Movie Soundstracks
Replies: 63
Views: 8626

Re: Best Movie Soundstracks

How To Train Your Dragon by John Powell is just... outstanding! The film is great as well and I implore anyone who has not seen the film already to watch it! But no, just a taster - Click Me

Also, anyone who has not played Skyrim is in for a lovely treat! Amazing soundtrack!
by Mankey
Sun Jan 15, 2012 10:22 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: MINI MEET: Thorpe Park: 17/18 March 2012
Replies: 97
Views: 10139

Re: MINI MEET: Thorpe Park: 17/18 March 2012

Seeing as my AP is still in date at this point, count me in for the whole weekend! Has anyone got a space free in a room? I'm not 100% sure if can come yet, but I know I want to. All depends if i can get out of a competition i've not yet agreed to!
by Mankey
Sun Jan 15, 2012 10:13 pm
Forum: European Parks & Attractions
Topic: Europa Park
Replies: 2763
Views: 97775

Re: Europa-Park 2012: "Wodan" GCI Woodie

This is looking to be amazing!!! Tbh I expect no less from EP! Having never actually ridden a wooden coaster, I can see this is most likely to be my first! Will be odd seeing this overshadowing a park i know all too well!
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