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Gyeongnam Robot Land | South Korea | Theme Park

Discussion in 'Park Construction' started by roomraider, Jul 16, 2018.

  1. roomraider

    roomraider Best Topic Starter

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    Right first off lets clear up a bit of confusion here. South Korea is due to get 2 seperate Robot Land Parks. One in Incheon near Seoul in the northern part of South Korea (no not North Korea :p ) and one nearer Busan in the south of South Korea.

    We had a thread about the Robot Land announcement in the News & Rumours forum but it got a little confused between the two as it wasn't clear there actually where two back then.

    Official Sites For Both
    Gyeongnam Robot Land (South) - http://gnrobot.or.kr/
    Incheon Robot Land (North) - http://www.robotland.or.kr/

    Now thats cleared up this post is about the Southern Robot Land called Gyeongnam Robot Land which appears to be much further along than its northern cousin and we know the ride lineup for. If the Incheon park ever gets moving then I'll create a thread for that but as of now it seems to be treading water.

    The Gyeongnam park however is due to open in April 2019 and construction is well underway.

    Coaster Lineup
    Rapid Train - Zamperla Thunderbolt (Note: at time of writing this ride is misplaced in Incheon on the RCDB although its in the queue for Duane to fix)
    Forest Trains - Unknown Junior Coaster

    Full ride lineup here - http://gnrobot.or.kr/document/themepark3

    Concept Art & Park Plan
    Masony4.jpg Masony5.jpg
    Construction Photos from July 2018
    Manony1.jpg Masony2.jpg Masony3.jpg

    All these pictures and info can be found on the official site linked above

    Location: https://www.google.co.uk/maps/@35.0784247,128.588325,728m/data=!3m1!1e3
     
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    gavin Administrator Staff Member Administrator Moderator Social Media Team

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    It's weird how after South Korea basically stagnated for 10 years after T-Express, there's suddenly a bunch of parks getting built, and all in the south of the country.

    I'm personally waiting until that place on Jeju Island gets their expansion done, but with that, this, added B&M in Gyeongju and a new Lotte World park, south South Korea will have a decent little cluster soon.
     
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    CrashCoaster Formerly ATI

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    Sorry to bump the thread, but I thought that I would confirm that the Zamperla Thunderbolt is a mirror-image of the Layout 01 version (a mirror image of Thunderbolt and Rollin' Thunder):-

    https://rcdb.com/15328.htm
     
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    Kind of hard to tell but it does appear some light yellow track may well be on site for the Thunderbolt now.
    Robottrack.JPG
     
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    If it wasn't for that finger, I think I might have missed it!
     
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    Not the most exciting coaster line-up by any means, but interesting to see South Korea picking up the pace in building new rides. For a while the country's parks seemed to stagnate and barely add anything.
     
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    Satallite view of the park as of November. The TB is clearly visible.
     
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    Looks great for me, one local
     
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    창원시 마산 로봇랜드 2019년 7월 개장예정
    http://naver.me/5YJRCUdn

    Construction postponed. Because of the postponed construction of the road to enter the park, Park opening is delayed. Opening March》》Opening July.
     
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