Millennium Force has been placed at the top of enthusiasts’ rankings more than once. It’s even been voted the number one steel roller coaster in the world by Amusement Today nine years since it opened in 2000! But is it really that amazing, or is it overrated? I, for one, had to find out.
With the recent opening of Rougarou, the park’s newly-transformed floorless coaster, the refreshed Hotel Breakers, and various other updates at Cedar Point, roller coaster enthusiasts are already looking into what’s in store for 2016.
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This spring, an all new experience will await riders at Cedar Point. Mantis, the park’s notoriously painful stand-up coaster, is in for a change. For 2015, the coaster will be transformed into a floorless coaster, get a new paint job, and even a name change.
With its long-awaited opening last weekend, Fury 325 became the tallest and fastest non-launching roller coaster in the world. Stretching 325 feet in the air, this monster of a coaster towers menacingly over Carowinds’ other rides. Swiftly winding its way to the front of the park, the coaster’s sleek train dives under the stunning new entrance. Fury is super tall, super fast, and super smooth. It’s been looked forward to like few others before it. But does it have what it takes to make a model coaster? Continue reading Has Fury 325 Set a New Standard?