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by Liam
Tue Jun 21, 2005 5:49 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: What Oblivion should have done
Replies: 54
Views: 17477

Oblivion was so simple because it was a prototype! As time has developed, and B&M have seen how the prototypes have worked, they are able to develop the ride further. This is how Sheikra with it's inversion and splash pool was developed!! :) Yes its true, but do you think Alton considered a spl...
by Liam
Thu Jun 16, 2005 9:00 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: The future of Ripsaw?
Replies: 88
Views: 20402

I would love to see a "variety pack" :lol: of brand new flat rides arrive at Alton soon. Seen as Ripsaw looks at best "un-reliable" i would like to see an extensive investment in flats around the park... :arrow: I would love to see Ripsaw replaced with a Huss Jump 2 (if thats not too high, anyway th...
by Liam
Mon Jun 06, 2005 4:54 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Alton Towers 2006! Taken from Dan ATA
Replies: 296
Views: 74088

"Phil" wrote:

Wow! Nice find Phil, first up to date ariel shot i've seen in a long time.
Looks like any structural work hasn't commenced yet then.

EDIT: Urmm i mean nice find Tiger2000, but anyway its still a really good pic :clap:
by Liam
Thu May 19, 2005 9:23 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Alton Towers 2006! Taken from Dan ATA
Replies: 296
Views: 74088

Re: Alton Towers 2006! Taken from Dan ATA

Toyland Tours is set to be rethemed to Charlie and the Chocolate Factory for next year. Hummm, i'm not to sure that i like this or not. AT don't normally go down the "film" route. Having said that i suppose that it is a classic book. Although the ride experience would be very good, I would prefer s...
by Liam
Sun Mar 13, 2005 4:11 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: X Sector 2006?
Replies: 186
Views: 56968

Maybe they're just keeping the tent there on the map for this year as a landmark to help peole find their way around and to be a accurate representation of the park in 2005.
by Liam
Sat Jan 22, 2005 2:37 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Other things happening for 2005
Replies: 174
Views: 54468

Did you just edit that pic or has it really got new aidthemeing and a new name. Or am I being really gullable :shock: :oops: gullable i'm afraid, good edit though evil cod , but it would still look wierd in FV even with a "Frog Squasher" Theme. :P IMO they should theme it as a rock formation coming...
by Liam
Wed Nov 03, 2004 7:54 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Rita: 2005 Launched Coaster
Replies: 1074
Views: 259332

Perhaps the information wall contains queue times or because of its size, there could possibly be flat screens showing you live pictures from around the park or around/on RITA (showing the riders in the front row on launch!) Thats a new idea! 8) Highly unlikely though. Also, with the new Corkscrew q...
by Liam
Sat Oct 30, 2004 12:15 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Rita: 2005 Launched Coaster
Replies: 1074
Views: 259332

So are there two different layouts at the moment? I thought dan's plan launches towards the valley, or is that just me?
by Liam
Sat Oct 30, 2004 12:10 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Rita: 2005 Launched Coaster
Replies: 1074
Views: 259332

I think this is the orientation of the plan :-k ...

Warning Plans
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v473/ ... ayout2.gif

Do you think this coaster will have over-banked turns?
by Liam
Sat Oct 30, 2004 11:05 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Rita: 2005 Launched Coaster
Replies: 1074
Views: 259332

I thought that the coaster went around the corkscrew... Dan do you know where abouts the corkscrew fits into the plan?
by Liam
Thu Oct 28, 2004 8:53 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Ug Land: After Rita - Queen Of Speed
Replies: 284
Views: 80671

I think someones getting the plans!
by Liam
Mon Oct 25, 2004 5:01 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Rita: 2005 Launched Coaster
Replies: 1074
Views: 259332

I've attempted to put most of the key pictures of the construction site together and i have drawn a map in MS Paint of the site... :D http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v473/liam5517/RitaOverheadMap.jpg Picture No 1 http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v473/liam5517/NO1.jpg Picture No 2 http://img.photo...
by Liam
Sun Oct 24, 2004 10:22 am
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Rita: 2005 Launched Coaster
Replies: 1074
Views: 259332

Look like they're keeping the old UG scenery...

Image
by Liam
Sat Oct 23, 2004 10:57 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Rita: 2005 Launched Coaster
Replies: 1074
Views: 259332

So will the track go like this?

Image
by Liam
Fri Oct 22, 2004 3:00 pm
Forum: Alton Towers Resort Future
Topic: Rita: 2005 Launched Coaster
Replies: 1074
Views: 259332

"kylies_kitty" wrote:
Maybe this will be the fastest constructed coaster that alton will see :?


Yeh, didn't someone say that this coaster would be built in record time.