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by JamieDeath
Sun Oct 12, 2008 12:13 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Fright Nights
Replies: 1248
Views: 144455

Re: Thorpe Park : Fright Nights 2008

Okay well I looked at the 24th looks like a good date trouble is im at school...gives me a idea :lol: but not sure if i can make it there as its quite short notice as every one needs to get time off of work etc
by JamieDeath
Sat Oct 11, 2008 10:46 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Fright Nights
Replies: 1248
Views: 144455

Re: Thorpe Park : Fright Nights 2008

I was just wondering what would be the quitest day to come down on? and whats it like during half term?
by JamieDeath
Thu Oct 09, 2008 11:25 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Ride Reliability
Replies: 62
Views: 5475

Re: Ride Reliability

Just like to mention about the website thing, Alton Towers do not need a ride availability box on there site as there rides are basically up 100% of the time, whilst Thorpe park need one of these as usually at least one ride is shut at a time. Also I believe if there is a major issue with a ride not...
by JamieDeath
Sat Oct 04, 2008 6:56 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: SAW: The Ride
Replies: 2492
Views: 125702

Wow that just looked totally amazing!
by JamieDeath
Wed Oct 01, 2008 10:00 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: SAW: The Ride
Replies: 2492
Views: 125702

Lol thats so true, but would the windmill even be made out of metal? I would of thought it'd been wood but Ive probably interpreted the plans wrong
by JamieDeath
Wed Oct 01, 2008 3:59 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: SAW: The Ride
Replies: 2492
Views: 125702

Will the second row of seats be a bit more raised than the first row(Like oblivion)? I was wondering because when i went on rage i cant remember it being different sizes, this would be nice as you can actually see whats going on :P
by JamieDeath
Tue Sep 30, 2008 10:17 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: SAW: The Ride
Replies: 2492
Views: 125702

Not sure if this has been brought up:

The windmill, part of the theming, will not be allowed to spin as Runnymede Council said it would interfere with Heathrow airports radar aviation control systems.

found it quite funny :lol:
by JamieDeath
Sat Sep 27, 2008 9:00 pm
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: SAW: The Ride
Replies: 2492
Views: 125702

Wow that looks great! Just went on my first ever Eurofighter (thats what there called right? :P) today, Rage was great loved the going up at vertical and then of course going down, great speed it gets, can't wait to go on this!
by JamieDeath
Thu Sep 25, 2008 9:27 pm
Forum: Coffee Shack
Topic: Motorway Madness !
Replies: 32
Views: 3559

They are idiots they could of seriously injured some 1 ous or killed them, i hope they get put in prison for a long time for this...even though i know they will obviously get away with it.
by JamieDeath
Sat Sep 20, 2008 7:31 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Rita Smoke Effects
Replies: 21
Views: 2660

Ah okay I didn't know it was a smoke machine doing the smoke thought it was just off the hot wheels -dumb moment- lol
by JamieDeath
Tue Sep 16, 2008 10:32 pm
Forum: Trip Reports, Planning & More
Topic: Nottingham Goose Fair - Saturday 4th October
Replies: 62
Views: 5837

Wow at that star flyer looks great! never seen one of them before, would be good if it had a drop tower effect xD
by JamieDeath
Tue Sep 16, 2008 10:20 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: YourDay: News and Updates
Replies: 868
Views: 124444

To be honest im not sure why everyone slags Yourday off, its a great little thing that adds nicely to the park, the dvd was quite useful to me as my family has never been to alton so it gave me a chance to show them the rides etc, but yeah if you don't like it just don't use it. As for the point abo...
by JamieDeath
Sat Aug 30, 2008 10:45 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: YourDay: News and Updates
Replies: 868
Views: 124444

Got an email saying that the congo river rapids is now out and available, the footage can be found here:
http://www.yourdayataltontowers.com/player/congo.html
by JamieDeath
Fri Aug 01, 2008 10:38 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: YourDay: News and Updates
Replies: 868
Views: 124444

You can view a clip of it here: http://www.yourdayataltontowers.com/player/flume.html
thought there would of been more footage but guess not.
by JamieDeath
Sun Jul 27, 2008 7:53 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: How many times have you visited Alton this year?
Replies: 56
Views: 6238

I've been once this year and twice in my life >_< gona try really hard to persuade my parents to take us for the scarefest, but not sure if it will be really busy or not.
by JamieDeath
Wed Jul 23, 2008 7:56 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Q Line TV's: Mariah in Katanga, Kaisers in the Valley...
Replies: 36
Views: 4286

When I went on Sunday, these were playing music really loud in the Oblivion que and also the Rapids, it really just spoils the effect of the ride having random music playing in the background.
by JamieDeath
Mon Jul 21, 2008 5:22 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: YourDay: News and Updates
Replies: 868
Views: 124444

There are loads of YourDay videos on Youtube so I don't see why not. You need to Rip the DVD with a program such as Free DVD Ripper which will then automatically change the file type for you. Thanks alot for that, only program that I used that worked. Flume and Rapids, along with Katanga and Gloomy...
by JamieDeath
Sun Jul 20, 2008 11:24 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: YourDay: News and Updates
Replies: 868
Views: 124444

Ok, thanks il give it a try, i tried it earlier with some other ripped but it just ripped the intro vid 13 times
by JamieDeath
Sun Jul 20, 2008 11:18 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: YourDay: News and Updates
Replies: 868
Views: 124444

Hello, sorry for bumping this semi-old topic, I brought a yourday full film today, am i aloud to put it on youtube? as some of my friends would like to watch it and also how would i go about doing this as the files are all in weird formats on the disc?
by JamieDeath
Sun Jul 20, 2008 9:31 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Monorail: 2008/9 Train Re-Themes
Replies: 1188
Views: 146310

Hi, thought i would contribute my picture to the forums as i thought there had been no pictures in this topic of it yet so far, so as we were leaving in our coach i managed to quickly get one :D (was meaning to get one all day:P), was my second time at AT and prob will never go again for a long time...