The Official "TPR Japan Trip 2007" Thread

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Re: Oh I Sorry

Postby TheRealTinkerbell » Fri Sep 07, 2007 11:21 pm

pdcr777 wrote:Now Is this better.also stop picking on me !


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Anyways, you guy look like you're having a blast! I can't wait to see the pictures from Universal! I heard they have a Hello Kitty walking character! How cute would that be!

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Postby robbalvey » Sat Sep 08, 2007 2:55 am

Next update! Space World!
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We made base camp in Fukuoka for a few days and each of our mornings started out with Mister Donut (as Mister Donut demonstrates)
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Dan found the "excellent room." He went inside and said it was excellent. Bet you didn't see that one coming!
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Mmmm.....Mister Donut!!!
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Rich made some friends on the train. At least until he showed them his police badge, then they all got up and left!
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I think this may be our stop.
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TPR Group Photo!!!
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Our day at Space World started out with a filming/ERT session on Venus.
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Everyone is singing Bananarama.
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This is what ERT should be like!
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Venus is a pretty kick A$$ ride. It *looks* very "Schwarzkopf" but it was actually made by Maurer Söhne .
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Do the "Venus Enjoyment Pose!"
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Next up was ERT on Zaturn, the new Intamin rocket coaster (well, new for last year that is....)
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The ride looks like Stealth at Thorpe Park, but for some reason it was MUCH better. The launch seemed faster and there was more airtime over both hills. Weird.
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The view of the park from Zaturn.
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For all you Cedar Point fanboys, this might look familiar.
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Yay! for the coaster that looks like Magnum, but it's ANYTHING like it at all!
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Titan's first drop or coaster porn for Jahan.
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I'm not exactly sure what THAT is, but our bodies are about to be subjected to it! Wish us luck!!!
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KidTums is also having a good time at Space World.
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Elissa won a big banana! Yeah.
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She also won "inflatble angel wings!!!" Japan is so awesome!
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Robb stole the inflatable pink angel wings and the park's wacky bee mascot had wing envy.
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Today's "Frozen Coke for Jahan" was "green flavor" also known as Fanta Melon....yeah....Melon.
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We all had a really good day at Space World. Everyone else? They were all making love on the Ferris Wheel...it's just what you do in Japan!
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Back on the trains we were on our way to Uminonakamichi Seaside Park...but we'll save that for another update!

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HMMMMMMMM stealth lookalike

Postby shrekmizen » Sat Sep 08, 2007 3:14 am

That ride does look soooooooo much like stealth at thorpe park and it to be better i have to try this one out :b hope the trip is going well :)

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Postby Groteslurf » Sat Sep 08, 2007 3:26 am

Great update. Space world seems to have some very nice coasters.

From the photo's, I guess the park crowds were extremely light ? Except for the TPR group, the 2 japanese on Titan and the park mascottes, I didn't notice anybody else on the pics.

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Postby Hattuchili » Sat Sep 08, 2007 3:33 am

Another nice update. The park looks nice and I am sure you had a blast. But I need to ask the same, where are the crowds? Looks like the park was nearly empty.

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Postby TexTitan01 » Sat Sep 08, 2007 4:20 am

SFoT Titan > Space World Titan...by ALOT

I know what that element is though...it looks like the same backbreaker butterfly thingy on Anaconda:

http://rcdb.com/ig1194.htm?picture=6

see? look lower left... http://rcdb.com/ig92.htm?picture=2

I like that they repainted all the rides @ Space World...it made Venus look alot more yummy. Good to know y'all are havin fun!

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Postby timetrial3141592 » Sat Sep 08, 2007 4:22 am

That's where the ERT came from. Space World, Uminonakamichi, Tobu Zoo, Parque Espana, Hirakata, and most other parks are almost empty all the time.
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Postby Homer » Sat Sep 08, 2007 4:35 am

Hattuchili wrote:Another nice update. The park looks nice and I am sure you had a blast. But I need to ask the same, where are the crowds? Looks like the park was nearly empty.

--Soren

Soren, you're forgetting about the cloaking devices.

Another great update, there's just something about Robb in pink angel wings that makes me giggle like a schoolgirl.
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Postby Tanks4me05 » Sat Sep 08, 2007 5:30 am

Weird. Venus is now Green and Blue, Titan is Yellow and Black. That is something that will take time to get used to.

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Postby Meteornotes » Sat Sep 08, 2007 5:31 am

Just want to stop in here and say that today we rode the most screwed up dark ride in the history of the universe at Parque Espania. There is video, but even that will not be able to truly display the awesomeness of Circus Musical.

This trip has kicked much A$$ so far, and there is a lot still to go.

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