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9 hours ago, purdude86 said:

Mack just makes what they're directed to. The ones in the US are weaker but they have shown that they can make the fast intense ones too. Coasters like Blue Fire and Helix would be great additions. I would love an Intamin Blitz like Maverick but I don't feel they have improved their record enough but could with their new installations but can't see CF going back to them just yet when they have other options. Hagrid had a lots of issues and downtime when it opened (though that's to be expected with all the systems in play and working out the bugs), but if it can sustain it's operational capabilities now as well as Pantheon and the Velocicoaster perform well I could see them possibly become a viable option again.

I would like to ride a few Mack launched coasters or bigger ones. There just isn't too many here.

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Even though Ive been talking about an RMC or Mack multi launch, now that I think about it, A B&M dive would be a great fit for the park. The GP would love it 

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10 minutes ago, collin.klopfstein said:

Even though Ive been talking about an RMC or Mack multi launch, now that I think about it, A B&M dive would be a great fit for the park. The GP would love it 

ugh not another dive coaster. sorry i am just not a fan of those too much. If they did go with another B&M. I hope its a flyer...nothing around here like it. Hope it could be like Tatsu.

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10 minutes ago, Maverick44 said:

ugh not another dive coaster. sorry i am just not a fan of those too much. If they did go with another B&M. I hope its a flyer...nothing around here like it. Hope it could be like Tatsu.

It would be cool if they did get a B&M flyer in Vortexs plot of land and renamed it Firehawk

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Just now, collin.klopfstein said:

It would be cool if they did get a B&M flyer in Vortexs plot of land and renamed it Firehawk

I just want something different. Would be cool to have something no other park within 200 miles has haha.

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10 hours ago, collin.klopfstein said:

Even though Ive been talking about an RMC or Mack multi launch, now that I think about it, A B&M dive would be a great fit for the park. The GP would love it 

Since they announced its closure I felt the same. Think a nice size dive in that spot with the lift in the same spot and the drop looking out towards the front. Could have the initial loop up come up where the batwing was. Agree it would be a gp crowd pleaser and think it would look great in that spot too to keep the picturesque nature of that spot. Most of the other ideas I’ve seen I think would be great but would t provide the same skyline view that Vortex had.

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What if the went with a B&M sit down. Think Kumba. Make it bigger and better then Vortex? 

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Guys, I found it! I found the perfect replacement for Vortex!
 

yes! is morgan in on it?
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After seeing the pictures of the cleared land, I can't even begin to imagine what's running through the park's head. I'm sure covid-19 pushed back future spending for a lot of parks and I doubt Kings Island has ordered anything prior to the virus spreading. I think if they can save as much money as possible when it comes to a potential coaster they'll do it. As big of a park as we are I personally don't see us spending Banshee type money if they can help it but maybe im wrong. I think it's safe to say that if they do indeed replace it with a coaster it will be themed very well. 

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I haven't seen the cleared land yet but I would think the possibilities are endless.  I would like to actually see maybe a modern day sit down looper with some steep drops and maybe a few classic rides.  Whatever it I hope they keep the classic feel.

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A lot of potential for this spot, whatever is coming down the road I personally want it to be big.

In theory, you could fit a 200fter in that spot but the jury's out on the possibility of that happening.

Personally I'd like to see the following elements come to KI: a Sea Serpent, a zero-g stall, and a banana roll. Ironically the aforementioned elements can be found on Steel Curtain which is an S&S coaster that hits 200ft in height. I know I've been adamant about the park getting a B&M floorless coaster for quite some time but I also think it would be fitting if S&S came in given their history with Arrow. Plus we could a decent chunk of inversions out of it.

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(Screenshotted from Ohio Valley Coasters)

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^Also, think of what could happen if the Junkyard coaster was relocated to either Action Zone or sent to another park.  Think of what a massive, iconic and fun roller coaster than could take up those two plots.

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