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The 5 Most Exciting Announcements from Theme Parks This Month (April 2015)

This month brings a pair of big updates from Universal Studios Hollywood, plus new information about upcoming rides at Busch Gardens Williamsburg, Dollywood and more!

10 Rides, Shows and Attractions that Changed the Theme Park World in 2014

These ten rides, shows, and attractions broke records and set new standards for the theme park industry in 2014.

Images: World's tallest drop tower takes shape at Six Flags Great Adventure

Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey is currently installing the world's tallest drop tower, Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom, which will stand at an incredible 415-feet-tall.

The drop tower will be mounted to the same tower that already hosts Kingda Ka, the world's tallest roller coaster. After

Video, images: Six Flags announces chain-wide new attractions for 2014 season

Six Flags has announced new rides and attractions for every one of its theme parks for the 2014 season, including several record-breaking additions.

CEO Jim Reid-Anderson said in the announcement: "Our promise to you is to bring you something new to every single park, every year." Six Flags

Video: Six Flags Great Adventure to open record-breaking Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom freefall ride in 2014

Six Flags Great Adventure will open a record-breaking new freefall drop tower in 2014, with Zumanjaro: Drop of Doom to be mounted to the Kingda Ka's roller coaster's tower.

The attraction will lift riders to some 415 feet in the air, before sending them plummeting back towards the ground below

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Six Flags posts $62.5 million loss in Q1 2013

Theme park chain Six Flags posted a $62.5 million loss for the first quarter of 2013, although attendance at the firm's parks was described as "solid".

The first three months of the year are traditionally quiet for Six Flags, with many of its regional parks not opening until the spring. Still

Theme park news round-up - February 21, 2013

Universal Studios Hollywood "confirms" Despicable Me ride, Disney patents a floating version of the Omnimover system and Dreamworks plans 3 theme parks in Russia.

Theme park news round-up - 25th October 2012

Disneyland Resort opens an ice rink, Epcot's Test Track refurbishment nears completion, Disneyland celebrates Halloween Time and Star Wars models begin to arrive at LEGOLAND Florida.

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