Kings Island (KI) Discussion Thread

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Postby DoinItForTheFame » Fri Jan 06, 2017 9:22 pm

Skramp wrote:Not bashing anything, but why not use the valley more?


Is that area prone to flooding??

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Postby smartestcoasterkidever! » Fri Jan 06, 2017 10:00 pm

storms555 wrote:Thats why I dont get why Boulder Dash for example is such a big hit. I never been there but i seen POVs and noticed it doesnt really have "real" drops just mostly curved ones. To me there is no way i can see a coaster like that beating an awesome coaster like El Toro! I mean I never been on BD or El Toro but from the looks of it I can see El Toro making BD look like a sunday drive...Also what I don't get is when people actually scream on curved drops. :shockr:


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Re: Kings Island (KI) Discussion Thread

Postby SFOGdude25 » Fri Jan 06, 2017 11:25 pm

Skramp wrote:Not bashing anything, but why not use the valley more?

That's the water reservoir for White Water Canyon. It's currently drained but will be filled with water when the season starts.

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Re: Kings Island (KI) Discussion Thread

Postby Samuel » Sat Jan 07, 2017 2:22 pm

I'm really looking forward to this! I have no problem with parks reinforcing their wooden coaster collections -- no one says "meh, too many woodies" about Holiday World or Kennywood. I'm glad that KI is adding to its legacy in that department without feeling like it must retry out-Beasting Beast.
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Re: Kings Island (KI) Discussion Thread

Postby HTCO » Sat Jan 07, 2017 4:08 pm

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Re: Kings Island (KI) Discussion Thread

Postby HTCO » Sat Jan 07, 2017 4:08 pm

Skramp wrote:Not bashing anything, but why not use the valley more?


Its currently a reservoir for the neighboring White Water Canyon. It is currently drained and will probably fill back up to where you wont see the cylindrical concrete supports. Should be a cool moment in the ride. I believe you can see what I'm talking about in the offical POV here.

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Re: Kings Island (KI) Discussion Thread

Postby blk_mamba » Sun Jan 08, 2017 10:52 am

Nice pictures. I think this ride will be a sleeper hit. It is not a stat machine, but it will be fun. I still want to know what could be in that shed.

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Re: Kings Island (KI) Discussion Thread

Postby DoinItForTheFame » Sun Jan 08, 2017 12:45 pm

blk_mamba wrote:I still want to know what could be in that shed.


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Re: Kings Island (KI) Discussion Thread

Postby Nrthwnd » Sun Jan 08, 2017 4:15 pm

blk_mamba wrote:I still want to know what could be in that shed.


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Re: Kings Island (KI) Discussion Thread

Postby ytterbiumanalyst » Sun Jan 08, 2017 10:43 pm

blk_mamba wrote:I still want to know what could be in that shed.

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