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Re: Six Flags America (SFA) Discussion Thread

Postby Mike240SX » Fri Aug 10, 2018 1:27 pm

RollingCoasting wrote:Aw man. I know a lot of people hate this ride but it's my favorite coaster :cry: Hopefully they won't remove it all together


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Postby Ed Farmer » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:03 pm

I know I'm in the minority, but I really enjoyed the ride when it was at SFGAm (and B&M Stand-Ups in general). I'm visiting SFA later this month, and was looking forward to getting a spin or two on it, so this is a bit of a bummer.
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Postby chickenbowl » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:05 pm

Ed Farmer wrote:I know I'm in the minority, but I really enjoyed the ride when it was at SFGAm (and B&M Stand-Ups in general). I'm visiting SFA later this month, and was looking forward to getting a spin or two on it, so this is a bit of a bummer.


I really doubt this means they're closing Apocalypse next week. That tiny sign is hardly a closing announcement...
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Re: Six Flags America (SFA) Discussion Thread

Postby bert425 » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:21 pm

it was the ONE open coaster I did not ride.

and I did Roar and Mind Eraser for goodness sakes!

yep, refused to get on it, as I had ridden Georgia Scorcher at SFoG a few days prior, and loved that, so why leave a bad taste from this POS.

so if it goes floorless? more power to em.

I was just happy that Rodeo Breakdance ran in both directions for us when we were there. Still not super forceful (even the sizzler ran a better program), but at least the operator went both directions for us (the prior cycle only went one way).
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Re: Six Flags America (SFA) Discussion Thread

Postby Highridin » Fri Aug 10, 2018 2:23 pm

May not even be for Apocalypse. Just something to throw you off. That Grim Reaper's first stop was there last year though....muhahaha
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Re: Six Flags America (SFA) Discussion Thread

Postby HeyItsKrabs » Fri Aug 10, 2018 3:00 pm

I can't be the only one expecting this to just be another Fright Fest maze teaser? We already know SF is announcing new stuff on 8/30, so I doubt SFA will break form and announce their 2019 early. Plus, last year Great Adventure's Fright Fest announcements happened on the day of the eclipse so it isn't unprecedented for it to happen earlier.

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Re: Six Flags America (SFA) Discussion Thread

Postby Highridin » Fri Aug 10, 2018 5:48 pm

Nah, not FF. Can't be. They are not 'announcing' on the 16th, just telling us what's closing. I'm guessing of course.
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Re: Six Flags America (SFA) Discussion Thread

Postby djackson » Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:26 am

According to most rumors and unconfirmed sources, Apocalypse will close on the 16th and receive floorless trains. The current trains are going to B&M for historic purposes.
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Re: Six Flags America (SFA) Discussion Thread

Postby Highridin » Sun Aug 12, 2018 11:11 am

djackson wrote:According to most rumors and unconfirmed sources, Apocalypse will close on the 16th and receive floorless trains. The current trains are going to B&M for historic purposes.


Where'd you get the info on the trains?
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Re: Six Flags America (SFA) Discussion Thread

Postby djackson » Sun Aug 12, 2018 11:36 am

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