Jump to content
  TPR Home | Parks | Twitter | Facebook | YouTube | Instagram 

Six Flags St. Louis (SFStL) Discussion Thread


Recommended Posts

  • Replies 13.8k
  • Created
  • Last Reply

Top Posters In This Topic

Top Posters In This Topic

Popular Posts

One completed horse

Visited Hallowfest 10/11. The third reservation 'sell out'. Most of the lines were very reasonable - Eagle is back to two train ops. But Mr Freeze had the limited capacity sign out - and indeed seemed

oh, come on.    I highly doubt that anyone who posts here would be upset about Christmas lights display.  ESPECIALLY pics posted by someone as an example of the kind of work he'd like to do wor

Posted Images

I'm actually pretty anxious. The park is releasing a video at 12am according to their Facebook page. Could we actually be looking at something substantial?

 

 

The Blues finally won the Stanley Cup, so ANYTHING is possible!!!

Link to post
Share on other sites

The park posted a Facebook video.

 

That's pretty official but I'll refrain from posting the link because the rule here seems pretty firm.

Edited by Danrarbc
Link to post
Share on other sites

So St. Louis has kicked things off for 2020, go figure. Obviously two others are all but confirmed but this is official. Very interesting ride, based upon the responses on Facebook people seem to like it. Though one thinks it's Xcalibur. I'll wait for the offical post here before posting some thoughts.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Unique Dual Spinning Attraction Catapults Guests into Thrilling Chaos in 2020

 

Six Flags St. Louis, the Coaster Capital of Missouri, is unleashing Catwoman Whip to catapult guests into thrilling chaos. The adventure begins as the ride’s giant arm launches 16 guests, with feet dangling, 164 feet into the air. As the massive arm whips around at up to 52 mph in a spinning rotation, the unique open-air pods are simultaneously flipping guests head over heels. From 16 stories high, guests will plummet back down toward the ground only to complete the rotation all over again for an intense adrenaline rush.

sfsl_cw_photo_-_2_1.thumb.jpg.772352f11b3c2919fff6d762fa3e753f.jpg

sfsl_cw_photo_-_3.thumb.jpg.e8befa2024f3fad37c1c8347fb917cbd.jpg

sfsl_cw_photo_-_4_1.thumb.jpg.43f12ca2874dc1bd2d40cc7592a340b8.jpg

sfsl_cw_photo_-_5.thumb.jpg.64c4bcae7a122320c6e52a945203dbdd.jpg

sfsl_cw_photo_-_6_1.thumb.jpg.0d272bf86c6be08120ec1760cd7a842d.jpg

sfsl_cw_photo_-_7.thumb.jpg.800b778f009086485153a8aba7583004.jpg

Link to post
Share on other sites

I don't care what anybody says, I think these look super fun! I'm excited to finally ride one, as I don't usually pay for up-charge rides, and haven't had the pleasure of riding one of these yet. I think I'll finally make it back to SFStL next year, so it looks like I'll have a chance!

Link to post
Share on other sites

So the interesting thing to me is that this is clearly in the go karts location, indicating that this is the first step in a longer plan. The ride...well, it looks like a placeholder just so they don't have to announce "Go karts are leaving and eventually something else will be there!"

Link to post
Share on other sites

To be honest, after Jersey Devil and Six Flags Over Texas Powersplash (can't remember the name already) this is what I'm next most excited for this year on a spiritual level. When I was just getting into coasters the Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie with that type of ride came to theaters and I've wanted to ride one ever since, and they've all been upcharge. I really hope this and the one at Great Escape don't cost money, because I can finally tick this ride off my bucket list.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Well, in my opinion this looks like the best addition for our park in quite some time, probably since American Thunder. I'm glad we arent just getting a retheme of Excalibur, as I have seen suggested. Should be able to get a fantastic look at this thing from the Boss entrance/exit!

Link to post
Share on other sites

I'm excited for it. The social media response is surprisingly not as negative as I expected. Although lots of "too many carnival rides" comments, which always crack me up. It's an amusement park! You could call any of the rides in the park "carnival rides". And personally I wouldn't trust a portable version of this particular attraction

 

Also, this new DC area is going to look amazing at night with Supergirl and Catwoman's light packages

Link to post
Share on other sites

Its nice, but still, will we EVER get a coaster. I mean, its to the point where its nearly laughable that we never get one. Last major steel coaster was Mr. Freeze...in 1997!! Don't talk to me about tony hawk or boomerang.. And being honest, the last full circuit non gimmick steel coaster was batman...in 1995!! I don't think any other park in the chain has gone 25 years without a major full circuit steel coaster being added.

Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

Terms of Use https://themeparkreview.com/forum/topic/116-terms-of-service-please-read/