Maybe B&M was pushing this project them self and not the other way around. Didn't they want to push into the family market a few years ago? I'd say relations with Merlin are quite good. Could be their way of trying to diversify their portfolio.
Tbh, I think its neither better nor worse. Its more ore less the same but with screens instead of cardboards. The ride as it stands now is fine imo. I have to agree that the former theme was more creative but other than that its more or less the same. That being said, I've never ridden Rock 'n...
Im gonna throw "Star Trek Operation Enterprise" form Movie Park Germany into the mix. It opened in 2017 with a swing launch and 1 year later the Parc Asterix project was revealed containing the switch track.
Edit: You could also name "Capitol Bullet Train" at Motiongate in Dubai
I'm wishing for more than a year now that it gets to Heide Park alongside a much needed overhaul. Would fit perfectly in the parks lineup + its easy to market (Merlin likes that). I know that there are exactly zero signs at all that this could happen but I'm just hoping my home park finally gets...
Yeah i get that they are trying to cash in with these models but it makes me sad anyways :( . It just seems lazy and cheap to me. S&S, Vekoma and RMC aren't that expensive either (at least to my knowledge) and their new models brought at least some innovation and/or variation to the industry...
Desert Race at Heide Park > Taron
At least layout wise
The hydraulic launch is so much better than Taron's LSM (is it true that Taron's was reduced?). Also I guess size doesn't matter kids ^^
Never rode Rita but I think it would behave the same?