Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

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Re: Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

Postby Canobie Coaster » Wed May 23, 2018 5:47 pm

Great report! The four other RMCs seemed to get a bit more attention, but Twisted Cyclone looks relentless from start to finish. I really like how that first drop twists. The profiling makes me think it could have some unexpected laterals to go with the air like Iron Rattler's first drop.
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Postby thrillseeker4552 » Wed May 23, 2018 6:00 pm

Looks GREAT! Despite its short length, it seems like it has solid pacing and a few great ejector hills. And that wave turn shouldn't be allowed...
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Re: Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

Postby DoinItForTheFame » Wed May 23, 2018 6:08 pm

Looks like a great addition to the park. (Loving the colors.)

Sure it's not the tallest or fastest, but then again not ever ride needs to be the tallest and fastest. This one looks awesome, and sounds like it provides a great ride!!! Can't wait to get out to the park later this season to give it a go!!

SFMMGeek27 wrote:Whelp definitely the worst RMC, at least definitely the worst looking POV video.


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Re: Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

Postby boldikus » Wed May 23, 2018 6:14 pm

Looks GREAT! Nice report. I am very much looking forward to riding this in the fall. I find it interesting everyone is so focused on the length because while it is in fact the shortest RMC by a good bit they pack so much variety into the layout. Its also an interesting contrast to the enormity of Steel Vengeance. I love the trains and the blue track. I love that its @ SFOG. That wave turn thing looks nuts.

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Re: Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

Postby RollerManic » Wed May 23, 2018 6:15 pm

SFMMGeek27 wrote:Whelp definitely the worst RMC, at least definitely the worst looking POV video.

I really don’t how you can say this. And on that note I think the pov is very promising, showing good ejector air on the hills and good hangtime in all of the inversions - with an EMPTY train. The ride will only be better with riders and a proper break in.

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Re: Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

Postby JG-77 » Wed May 23, 2018 6:17 pm

Even if this turns out to be the worst RMC for some people, it's still looks to be a kickass ride that serves as a testament to how RMC can't make a bad coaster if they tried :lmao:

Also as a side note, I think this has my favorite RMC color scheme :lover:
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Re: Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

Postby joelwee » Wed May 23, 2018 7:23 pm

SFMMGeek27 wrote:Whelp definitely the worst RMC, at least definitely the worst looking POV video.

Even if that's true, there's no such thing as a "bad" RMC, IMO. The worst RMC is still better than the best Free Spin or Super Loop.
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Re: Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

Postby Canobie Coaster » Wed May 23, 2018 7:27 pm

SFGAm's Goliath is often called the "worst" RMC. The only knock against that ride is the ride time. It's otherwise one heck of a relentless coaster.
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Re: Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

Postby AndrewCC1 » Wed May 23, 2018 7:30 pm

Awesome!
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Re: Six Flags Over Georgia (SFOG) Discussion Thread

Postby AndrewCC1 » Wed May 23, 2018 7:31 pm

Can't wait to experience this amazing coaster on Friday! I've witnessed TC's construction from start to finish, man what a change.
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