As the biggest UK enthusiast community, we need to be ready for this.
If this is a spinning seat 4D B&M, this will be absolutely massive. It'll be by far the most attention the UK will has ever had or will ever get probably.
Why does it beat the likes of Air and Oblivion?[/quote]
Air had a much more exciting US counterpart that opened a few weeks later, that US people could follow construction of. Oblivion maybe, but there wasn't as much of a community in 1998. And no-one expected it to break into the Mitch Hawker top 10 or anything.
I think most people who have ridden X2 would agree with me that if the coaster got rid of the "Arrow problems" (roughness, roughness, ROUGHNESS) that blight it then it'd be easily the best coaster in the world, no doubt. So now we have probably the best coaster concept ever, being taken on my the bes company known for perfection.