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Rumor: Viper at SFMM on the chopping block?

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#1 Mrpq


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Posted 14 September 2016 - 07:30 AM

Scream scape has reported that a rumor is a foot of Viper at SFMM might be on the chopping block.

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Posted 14 September 2016 - 11:28 AM

If this ride goes there's gonna be no more Arrow mega loopers in the world.

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Posted 14 September 2016 - 11:53 AM

Vortex at Kings Island

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Posted 14 September 2016 - 02:08 PM

built a scenario of Paramount's Kings Island (because when RCT2 was released, it was owned by Paramount), and yes it has an arrow called Vortex; did not know GASM, Viper, Etc had there own special names even though the Smiler has like twice as any inversions an Arrow ever had.

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#5 Viper26


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Posted 14 September 2016 - 02:59 PM

While it may seem good to remove Viper, the main reason I am against removing it is that it is the only Arrow mega looper standing and the mega loopers had a rather significant role to the history of coasters (Shock Wave was first 7 inversion coaster, Scream Machine was tallest and fastest roller coaster for a month, Viper was tallest fastest looping coaster with tallest loop.).

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Posted 14 September 2016 - 03:26 PM

I never have ridden Viper but it would be a shame to lose a coaster similar to Scream Machine. Riding Vortex last year made me miss Scream Machine.

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Posted 14 September 2016 - 03:50 PM

I did find Viper to be very rough in the Shark Week Train. But, I only rode it once. Scream Machine is much better. But, I don't think it should be removed.

Edited by Mr.Six, 14 September 2016 - 03:52 PM.

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Posted 14 September 2016 - 04:40 PM

the Shark Week Train



#9 ericthewanderer


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Posted 14 September 2016 - 06:43 PM

If Viper leaves SFMM I want them to rebuild it at SFA!!!

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Posted 04 October 2016 - 07:35 AM

Yeah, we need a good sit down looper, and there's 2 ways that could happen. 1. Make Green Lantern a sit down roller coaster instead of a Standup. 2. Relocate another sitdown looper from another park (that is good) and place somewhere. I think 1 is way more likely to happen, but who knows.

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Posted 04 October 2016 - 08:24 AM

Neither will happen because WE'VE GOT ONE! Bizzarro is about as good a sit down looper as you'll find. 

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