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Playland's Castaway Cove | GaleForce | S&S Triple Launched

Discussion in 'Roller Coaster Construction' started by Jer, Aug 4, 2015.

  1. CanobieFan

    CanobieFan Well-Known Member

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    Well, I did manage to ride GaleForce last week. Wild Waves is complete with a train on the track and the station was staffed....but I never saw it testing. (although a friend of mine had been there a few days previous and saw cycling empty/testing) so I would think it should be opening soon.

    As far as GaleForce goes. It's pretty fun, I rode it twice. I think the best way to describe it is 'so bad it's actually good.' All the transitions are so oddly shaped and the forces are... Uh, Unique? But since it has a rather comfortable vest, there's no head banging or anything and while there is rattling or vibration, it's not rough


     
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    Hixee Flojector Staff Member Moderator CF Award Winner 2016

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    It's such a goofy looking ride. I kinda love it.
     
  3. CanobieFan

    CanobieFan Well-Known Member

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    Yeah, I was surprised how fun it was. I would have ridden it more if it wasn't $10 per ride!
     
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    Hixee Flojector Staff Member Moderator CF Award Winner 2016

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    $10! :emoji_zipper_mouth:.
     
  5. CanobieFan

    CanobieFan Well-Known Member

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    Actually its both $10 and $14....

    If you buy a ticket from the window... FOR GaleForce, its $10 with the GaleForce ticket. If you buy a book of ride tickets (to split around all the rides in the park) it takes $14 worth of tickets for GaleForce. <3
     
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    Hixee Flojector Staff Member Moderator CF Award Winner 2016

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    So Wild Waves is open and CF have been filiming POVs and off-rides!



     
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    Lofty Social Media Team Staff Member Social Media Team

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    Two things:

    Split lift hills are the ultimate worst.

    What the :emoji_zipper_mouth: is that banking after the big MCBR?
     
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    Holy block brakes Batman!

    Looks weird, plenty of airtime but reminds me of Pinfari track.
     
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    CrashCoaster Formerly ATI CF Award Winner 2016

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    That profiling is worse than a TOGO and a Pinfari.
     
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    Just when you thought we were done talking about this damn thing... they're taking it apart.
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    Apparently this is only for the winter (maintenance?). If this ends up needing yet another retracking, I'll be laughing my arse off
     
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    TL;DR the ride is being retracked at no cost to the park as S&S is paying for it.
     
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    Oh, hahaha.
    How is S&S making any profit from their work? About 50% of their projects seem to be a complete bust.
     
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    What an absolute :emoji_zipper_mouth:ing disaster.
     
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    Another satisfied customer
     
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    Sooooo.... NEW CREDIT ooorrrrrrrrrrr
     
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    Chris Brown Mr CoasterForce 2016 CF Award Winner 2016

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    S&S just dont give a :emoji_zipper_mouth:
     
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    Hyde I Lied About My Age! Staff Member Moderator Social Media Team

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    Spoiler alert: they're not.
     
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    ^They must have a decent amount of money if they can afford to build a decent-sized factory.

    They should just scrap Galeforce and build a Eurofighter...
     
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    Hyde I Lied About My Age! Staff Member Moderator Social Media Team

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    Investment capital my friend, investment capital.
     
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