Removing, relocating or retheming rides

Themeparks do not only install new rides, but sometimes they also have to remove older rides, sell and relocate them to another park or give the old ride a new name and theming.Sometimes this also happens because the themepark itself gets a new owner and a new name. Over the…

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Demolition of Dragon Challenge continues

2 weeks ago the demolition of Dragon Challenge started and already a large portion of the ride is gone. From “Hungarian Horntail (blue track) only the lifthill is still standing plus the cobraroll inversion, the vertical loop and the final brakerun into the station. And from Chinese Fireball (red track) the…

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Universal will close down Dragon Challenge for good

Last month Universal shocked the rollercoaster fans worldwide, with the news they will close down Dragon Challenge for good early september, and replace these 2 B&M rollercoasters with a new state-of-the-art darkride inspired by The Wizarding World of Harry Potter. The last day of operation will be 4 september. The new…

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Full Details Revealed for Relaunch of The Incredible Hulk Coaster

A new story. A new ride vehicle. A new queue experience. A new entrance. The only things you’ll recognize when The Incredible Hulk Coaster at Universal’s Islands of Adventure re-opens in late summer are the world-famous twists and turns of the ride track. This fan favorite is undergoing thrilling, new enhancements that…

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THE INCREDIBLE HULK COASTER TO UNDERGO MAJOR ENHANCEMENT AND REFURBISHMENT WORK

We want to let you know that The Incredible Hulk Coaster will be getting some great, new enhancements to its storyline, ride vehicles and overall experience. That work means we’ll have to close the attraction beginning Sept. 8. It will roar back to life next summer and we’ll keep you posted on…

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