UK theme parks from another point of view!

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by theparklifekid
Wed Sep 02, 2015 10:55 am
Forum: Rest of World Parks & Attractions
Topic: Ferrari World - Abu Dhabi
Replies: 49
Views: 14209

Re: Ferrari World - Abu Dhabi (2015)

As i live in this part of the world i went to the park a few weeks ago and i wish i could of taken a few pics but i saw some black supports in a section next to GT Challange, so this might be mission ferrari?! Flying aces looked impressive and at first i miss took it for formula rossa! ( due to the ...
by theparklifekid
Tue Sep 01, 2015 4:58 pm
Forum: Industry & General Chat
Topic: Funny Things You've Overheard at Parks
Replies: 609
Views: 115338

Re: Funny Things You've Overheard at Parks

when i went to ferrari world, i had just got off formula rossa (fastest coaster in the world), and some Australian kid said to his dad, "c c can we just g g go to the bathr-r-room, i'm i'm i've think i've done something." they darted into the nearest toilet and i burst out laughing :lol :l...
by theparklifekid
Tue Sep 01, 2015 2:28 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: The Smiler Incident 02/06/15
Replies: 2534
Views: 449476

Re: The Smiler Incident 02/06/15

thi3teenloverboy14 wrote:
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It would seem that it's getting inspected today. Not sure if it's maintenance or HSE? Could be a sign!



Most likley HSE, still good to see they are trying to sort it out
by theparklifekid
Tue Sep 01, 2015 10:06 am
Forum: Rest of World Parks & Attractions
Topic: Your Top Ten Coasters
Replies: 126
Views: 27449

Re: Your Top Ten Coasters

the smiler
SAW the ride
Nemesis
AIR
Formula Rossa
The Swarm
Bandit Bomber
Spin Gear
Vampire
Rita/Th13teen (cant decide)
by theparklifekid
Tue Sep 01, 2015 9:55 am
Forum: European Parks & Attractions
Topic: Phantasialand
Replies: 635
Views: 64762

Re: Phantasialand - Taron - New Coaster

i have always wanted to go to Phantasialand and seeing how this looks gives me a better reason to go there someday! :D
by theparklifekid
Tue Sep 01, 2015 9:33 am
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Derren Brown's Ghost Train - Rise Of The Demon
Replies: 4885
Views: 784082

Re: Thorpe Park - New Indoor Attraction 2016

they also like to trick us with theming and track layout! :lol
by theparklifekid
Mon Aug 31, 2015 4:02 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: The Smiler Incident 02/06/15
Replies: 2534
Views: 449476

Re: The Smiler Incident 02/06/15

If they think it will help though they will spend the money. Say they spent an extra million on a retheme of the ride. If it helped people to move on and get riders on again then its worth it - even if it means they make their money back slower. Realistically they will be looking to get at least 20...
by theparklifekid
Mon Aug 31, 2015 9:34 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: New Theme Park attraction(s) for 2016?
Replies: 104
Views: 19479

Re: New Theme Park attraction(s) for 2016?

my opinion: it will be another 2011, nothing new, sw8 being built, only new thing will be a show.. (a bit like go go go show)
by theparklifekid
Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:57 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: New to the forum? Introduce yourself here!
Replies: 2849
Views: 1097881

Re: New to the forum? Introduce yourself here!

Hi everyone i'm Jamie, age 16, british, live in the country Qatar and ive actually been part of towerstimes forum for quite a while (since Thursday November 22 2012 at 2:23pm to be exact) but have only posted a few times before. Im known online as theparklifekid as no matter how old you are you will...
by theparklifekid
Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:36 am
Forum: Thorpe Park Resort
Topic: Derren Brown's Ghost Train - Rise Of The Demon
Replies: 4885
Views: 784082

Re: Thorpe Park - New Indoor Attraction 2016

if it is a sfx coaster there still is that big space for the track. the tunnel could just be a pre show or a station.
by theparklifekid
Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:08 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: What will The Smiler be like in 20 years?
Replies: 103
Views: 27103

Re: What will The Smiler be like in 20 years?

hopefully a bit more popular....
by theparklifekid
Mon Aug 31, 2015 8:04 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: The Smiler Incident 02/06/15
Replies: 2534
Views: 449476

Re: The Smiler Incident 02/06/15

even if the ride had a retheme people will still say "dats the one dat crashed and sum one lost eh leg"
by theparklifekid
Wed Jul 08, 2015 9:55 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: How Obsessed With Alton Towers Can You Get?
Replies: 132
Views: 31472

Re: How Obsessed With Alton Towers Can You Get?

every time i walk my dog i have imaginary conversations with myself about going to the towers with my friends, them asking me what we should do first, telling them what rides we should do first, and then moving my body in the pattern of the ride circuit. also have dreams about the park and always se...
by theparklifekid
Wed Jul 08, 2015 9:49 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Oblivion's future
Replies: 258
Views: 35381

Re: Oblivion's future

i think of 2 things.
1. back row backwards
2. floorless
by theparklifekid
Sun Jul 20, 2014 12:27 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Submission Replacement
Replies: 156
Views: 24552

Re: Submission Replacement

maybe a permanent The Sanctuary?
by theparklifekid
Wed Jul 09, 2014 7:46 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort General
Topic: Best way to hit the park
Replies: 24
Views: 5548

Re: Best way to hit the park

fillc85 wrote:
I hit Rita


poor rita :(
by theparklifekid
Wed Jul 09, 2014 7:39 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Submission Replacement
Replies: 156
Views: 24552

Re: Submission Replacement

we may not get any new ride at all. maybe just some arcade games, restaurant or a even seating area.
by theparklifekid
Tue Jul 08, 2014 9:10 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort History
Topic: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)
Replies: 136
Views: 46285

Re: Rides You Never Rode (but wish you had)

by far thunderlooper and haunted house
by theparklifekid
Tue Jul 08, 2014 9:07 am
Forum: Industry & General Chat
Topic: Funny Things You've Overheard at Parks
Replies: 609
Views: 115338

Re: Funny Things You've Overheard at Parks

school trip at thorpe, queuing for saw

friend who never went to a theme park before: (shouts) quit stopping walking all the time, some fat dude must be bloking da way ](*,)
by theparklifekid
Tue Jul 08, 2014 8:48 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Submission Replacement
Replies: 156
Views: 24552

Re: Submission Replacement

fillc85 wrote:
If we cant have roboarm what about a Vekoma Time Warp. Its about same height that submission was and its one of those rides you try before your first looping coaster.


sorry but i disagree. it is basically a floorless version of submission