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Kings Island Features and Articles

Theme Park Tourist's range of in-depth articles covering rides, attractions and restaurants at Kings Island are listed below. As well as previews and reviews of new rides, look out for "Top 10" lists and tips for saving time and money on your next visit.

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Saturday, June 29, 2019 05:19

Many of the best parks in the country are far away from the coasts.

Sunday, January 27, 2019 06:20

Here’s your guide to which park claims roller coaster supremacy over the competition.

Sunday, December 16, 2018 03:50

THEME PARK TOURIST'S IN-DEPTH COLLECTION LIBRARY: For years, Theme Park Tourist has been building collections of in-depth entries on some of the world's most well-known rides and attractions. The secret attraction histories Disney and Universal don't want you to know? They're here in our full (and ever-expanding) collections of detailed explorations, yours to explore: Lost Legends, Disaster Files, Modern Marvels, and Possibilitylands.

Monday, December 10, 2018 03:56

'Tis the season, and across the country, theme parks are ramping up their offerings and appearances for the most wonderful time of the year.

Tuesday, November 06, 2018 06:35

Wooden roller coasters. The very idea may strike fear into the heart of some thrill ride enthusiasts.

Saturday, April 07, 2018 05:34

While others in the industry raise rates on an annual basis, these places have kept their prices fairly static.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 06:17

When engineers design new roller coasters, they have to aim for the top.

Wednesday, August 03, 2016 06:25

In 2017, a new wooden coaster will take the cumulative lessons learned from Kings Island’s past to create a ride that should be perfect for thrill-seekers, storytellers, families, and everyone in between

Manta at SeaWorld Orlando
Monday, May 16, 2016 13:43

Theme Park Tourist's guide to the 50 most popular theme parks in the world. How many of the globe's best parks have you visited?

Friday, March 04, 2016 05:24

LOST LEGENDS: Son of Beast: The world's tallest, fastest, second-longest, and only looping wooden roller coaster left riders breathless. Literally. Find out the story of the "sequel" to the world famous Beast roller coaster and how it became one the biggest failures in theme park history.

Tuesday, February 09, 2016 01:31

LOST LEGENDS – TOMB RAIDER: The Ride: In 2002, the unassuming Paramount's Kings Island near Cincinnati, Ohio opened one of the most well-themed rides ever. With Disney-quality storytelling, TOMB RAIDER: The Ride was a treasure until it was buried just a decade later. Let's excavate the secrets behind this mysterious ride.

Tuesday, June 23, 2015 02:39

Steel roller coasters are the crème da le crème of all theme park attractions, and these six are the best in the world!


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