Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

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Re: Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

Postby coasterbill » Fri Jan 11, 2019 9:57 am

$325 for an entire Huss Enterprise? What do you think? :lol:

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Postby joelwee » Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:01 am

coasterbill wrote:$325 for an entire Huss Enterprise? What do you think? :lol:

At this rate, I should be able to buy Corkscrew for around $1000 when they eventually retire it. :lol:
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Re: Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

Postby Canobie Coaster » Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:26 am

coasterbill wrote:$325 for an entire Huss Enterprise? What do you think? :lol:


That's cheap enough Camden Park could afford it. :lol:
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Re: Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

Postby coasterbill » Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:34 am

^ If worst comes to worst they could easily borrow the money from one of the 37 sketchy payday loan places near the park.

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Re: Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

Postby operative_me » Fri Jan 11, 2019 2:52 pm

I know the park doesn't care about anniversaries, but it seems like the park will do some fun things in 2020 for their 150th.

(Queue people crying that we're not getting an 800 ft roller coaster lol)

Cedar Point planning 150th anniversary with retro ideas for 2020: What we know so far

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Re: Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

Postby coasterbill » Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:05 pm

Parks do care about anniversaries from the standpoint of trying to sell sh*t and they almost always market them. The problem is that many people think "caring about anniversaries" means blowing the budget on a massive coaster just because it's an anniversary year which is ridiculous

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Re: Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

Postby operative_me » Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:27 pm

100% agreed. The lament I see on Facebook right now is kind of hilarious. "OMG we aren't getting a coaster!!11!!"
I'm interested to see what "retro" things they do to mark the occasion.

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Re: Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

Postby joelwee » Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:28 pm

operative_me wrote:I'm interested to see what "retro" things they do to mark the occasion.

They're converting Steel Vengeance back to Mean Streak.
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Re: Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

Postby Nrthwnd » Fri Jan 11, 2019 3:52 pm

^ :omg:

And Rougarou back to...Mantis?

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will reeeeeeally bring the mobs in, to the park.


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Re: Cedar Point (CP) Discussion Thread

Postby Mossed » Fri Jan 11, 2019 10:33 pm

operative_me wrote:I know the park doesn't care about anniversaries, but it seems like the park will do some fun things in 2020 for their 150th.

(Queue people crying that we're not getting an 800 ft roller coaster lol)

Cedar Point planning 150th anniversary with retro ideas for 2020: What we know so far


I feel like this was put out to temper expectations a bit. Wouldn't be shocked at some sort of pirate ride type addition, obviously updated. Also bringing back retro food and beverage choices. Add a retro area similar to Route 76 at Valleyfair or County Fair (is that the name?) at Carowinds.
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