Coaster Kingdom

Coaster Kingdom features
Sunday, March 25, 2007

Our features are in-depth and cover a broad range of subjects and topics including theme parks, rides, fairs and manufacturers. There are exclusive interviews, behind the scenes coverage as well as in-depth analysis and critique.

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Why Jonny Public won't settle for second best

Coaster Kingdom investigates parks' insistence on building the tallest, fasted but not necessarily the bestest. Why do parks spend untold amounts on building record breakers only to lose the record soon after.


Behind the scenes

Coaster Kingdom goes behind the scenes to find out how the magic happens.


Critique and analysis

2004 ride anniversaries

In 2004 we looked back at the history of several rides to be celebrating notable anniversaries, namely Pleasure Beach Blackpool's Big One (10 years old), Captive Flying Machines (100 years old) and Drayton Manor's Shockwave (10 years old)

Big One


Sir Hiram Maxim's Captive Flying Machines