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Theme park news round-up - March 14, 2013

Disney bringing new parade to Magic Kingdom, Star Tours "soft opens" at Tokyo Disneyland and Canada's Wonderland swaps out its upcharge 3D movie.

Theme park news round-up - April 12, 2013

GateKeeper testing begins at Cedar Point, Six Flags Magic Mountain "tops off" Full Throttle and discover the fate of Disneyland's Rocket Rods.

Video: GateKeeper roller coaster begins testing at Cedar Point

Cedar Point has begun testing its highly-anticipated new roller coaster, GateKeeper, as it prepares to open the ride to the public on May 11, 2013.

The park has released a new video, embedded below, which shows off the Bolliger & Mabillard-built coaster's "Wing Rider" trains in action. The ride

Cedar Point to hold "first rider" auction for GateKeeper roller coaster

Cedar Point is aiming to raise funds for a two local charities by auctioning off seats on the first rides on its soon-to-open GateKeeper roller coaster.

The auction aims to raise funds for the Cleveland Clinic Children's Hospital and United Way of Erie County. Each charity is auctioning off 32

Theme park news round-up - March 14, 2013

A photo update on construction work at Universal Studios Florida, Outlaw Run roller coaster debuts at Silver Dollar City and is Springfield on its way to Universal Studios Hollywood?

Theme park news round-up - March 5, 2013

Alton Towers' The Smiler set to smash coaster inversion record, Universal Studios Florida opens Transformers store and Cedar Point prepares to start GateKeeper testing.

Theme park news round-up - February 28, 2013

Hong Kong Disneyland to add Marvel-themed area, Ratatouille dark ride finally confirmed for Walt Disney Studios, Paris and X-Sector revamp continues at Alton Towers.

Image: Cedar Point completes construction of GateKeeper roller coaster's circuit

Cedar Point has completed the circuit for its new GateKeeper roller coaster, with testing likely to begin soon ahead of its scheduled opening date on May 11, 2013.

The park posted the image below to its official Facebook page, showing the final track piece being lowered into place. In its post,

Theme park news round-up - February 20, 2013

SeaWorld Orlando confirms Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin opening date, Disneyland drops SoCal discounts for 2013 and Cedar Fair reports a huge increase in profits.

Theme park news round-up - January 29, 2013

Disney CEO slams criticism of MyMagic+, Valentine's celebrations coming to Walt Disney World and Disneyland Resort and GateKeeper takes shape at Cedar Point.

Image: GateKeeper roller coaster takes shape at Cedar Point ahead of May 2013 debut

Cedar Point has released another image showing off progress on the construction of GateKeeper, the park's ambitious new roller coaster for the 2013 season.

GateKeeper, which is due to open on May 11, will be the longest Bolliger & Mabillard Wing Rider coaster to date, boasting a 4,164-foot

Theme park news round-up - January 9, 2013

Universal Orlando confirms Mardi Gras 2013 line-up, small Star Wars park rumored for Walt Disney World and Holiday World replaces its CEO.

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