Screampunk Scream!

20150520_125936 (Large)Now the Screampunk District has opened at Six Flags Magic Mountain, Scream! has ‘reborn’. It finally received the attention it deserved, and along with the new area, it looks great. Six Flags Magic Mountain created quite a unique style for the ‘new’ Scream!. They combined the old slogans and ‘theme’ of the ride with the new steam-punk theme. Let’s take a look.  Continue reading “Screampunk Scream!”

California TOP 50 – 2015 – Part TWO (40-31)

TOP 50 TNail001 YESCalifornia Coaster Kings rated many coasters, and although we’re usually not fans of listing/ranking rides or parks, we do create an annual California TOP 50! You might, and likely will, disagree, that’s totally fine! That’s what this TOP 50 is all about! Of the many rides in the state, we selected the 50 we think are best! Here are places 40-31 in the 2015 California TOP 50!  Continue reading “California TOP 50 – 2015 – Part TWO (40-31)”

California TOP 50 – 2015- Part ONE (50-41)

TOP 50 TNail001 YESCalifornia Coaster Kings rated many coasters, and although we’re usually not fans of listing/ranking rides or parks, we do create an annual California TOP 50! You might, and likely will, disagree, that’s totally fine! That’s what this TOP 50 is all about! Of the many rides in the state, we selected the 50 we think are best! Here are places 50-41 in the 2015 California TOP 50!  Continue reading “California TOP 50 – 2015- Part ONE (50-41)”

Twisted Colossus and Hurricane Harbor Opening Day

20150523_111703 (Large)Today, May 23rd 2015, Twisted Colossus officially opened, and Hurricane Harbor opened for the 2015 season. I wanted to experience the crazy opening day of Twisted Colossus, and went to Hurricane Harbor to report on their 2015 Opening Day as well. It was crazy crowded at Twisted Colossus, but rather empty at Six Flags Hurricane Harbor. UPDATE: This post has been updated after I returned later in the day, there’s several new topics discussed. Continue reading “Twisted Colossus and Hurricane Harbor Opening Day”

Twisted Colossus – RIDE REVIEW

IMG_20150520_104549 (Large)Twisted Colossus: perhaps it’s the eight wonder of the world. Perhaps it’s the craziest air-machine in California (who am I kidding… IT IS the craziest air-machine in the state)… This ride has set Six Flags Magic Mountain apart. The ride is crazy, amazing, filled with air-time, but most importantly… FUN. It’s incredibly FUN, besides the thrilling aspects, the ride is just filled with spectacular entertainment when the trains race. Here’s our full Twisted Colossus Ride Review!  Continue reading “Twisted Colossus – RIDE REVIEW”

Twisted Colossus and Screampunk District Open at Six Flags Magic Mountain

20150520_124805 (Large)Wow. Where do we begin with this craziness we call Twisted Colossus… I guess Media Day is a great place to start. Before I post a very detailed ride review of Twisted Colossus and a detailed overlook of the new Screampunk District, I’ll be providing a general report of the official opening of the Screampunk District and Twisted Colossus!  Continue reading “Twisted Colossus and Screampunk District Open at Six Flags Magic Mountain”

Six Flags Magic Mountain Update – May 16th 2015

20150516_155817 (Large)We’re less than a week away from the official opening of Twisted Colossus! Now construction of the actual ride has been completed it all looks quite different around the ride. There are some last changes to be made to the new Screampunk District. This update will also include some Hurricane Harbor, general operations, changes around the park, etc!  Continue reading “Six Flags Magic Mountain Update – May 16th 2015”

TWISTED COLOSSUS PASS HOLDER ERT

Six Flags Pass Holders get to experience Twisted Colossus during special Exclusive Ride Time hours!

When?;

  • Monday May 25th: 9:30am-10:30am
  • Tuesday May 26th: 9:30am-10:30am
  • Wednesday May 27th: 9:30am-10:30am
  • Saturday May 30th: 9:00am-10:00am
  • Sunday May 31st: 9:00am-10:00am

GOLD PASS HOLDERS ALSO GET ERT THESE DAYS

  • Thursday May 21st: 10:30am-6:00pm
  • Friday May 22nd: 10:30am-1:30pm

JUST SHOW UP TO THE PARK AND FLASH YOUR PASS AT THE ENTRANCE!

The 5 Best Vertical Loops in California

20150409_193336 (Large)Ever since the first successful loop in the world premiered here in California, the vertical loop’s been among the most common inversions on coasters around the world. And in all honesty, who isn’t a fan of the Vertical Loop? There are all sorts of them out there. From those that rush through them at high speeds to those that leave riders hanging upside down! In the state of California, we’ve got quite a few loops, all are unique in their own way, let’s see what the 5 best are!  Continue reading “The 5 Best Vertical Loops in California”

Twisted Colossus Backstage Tour – April 29th 2015

20150429_122806 (Large)Thank you Six Flags Magic Mountain for inviting me again, to the fourth Twisted Colossus Tour! This Tour gave us a great look at the Screampunk District, the Gearworks theater, The theming in the new area, The Top Gun Stall and Zero-G-Roll on Twisted Colossus! We’ve got trains, station, Scream! news… and more! Additionally we have some amazing news, OPENING DATE!  Continue reading “Twisted Colossus Backstage Tour – April 29th 2015”

Twisted Colossus Update – April 24th 2015

20150424_152443 (Large)The Twisted Colossus track work is completed. But there’s a surprising amount of other work left to do! Such as painting, and the addition of a lot of supporting wood. Since I didn’t collect enough information to create an additional Six Flags Magic Mountain Update, therefore all Screampunk District related things will be in this update, as well as the painting of Tornado at Hurricane Harbor.  Continue reading “Twisted Colossus Update – April 24th 2015”