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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.

Video: Texas Chute Out demolished at Six Flags Over Texas

Six Flags Over Texas has completed the spectacular implosion of its Texas Chute Out ride, which is being removed to make way for a new ride for the 2013 season.

The video below shows the moment that Texas Chute Out was sent plummeting towards the ground below, in order to create space for the T

Video: Six Flags CEO confirms line-up of new attractions for 2013

Six Flags has revealed the full line-up of new attractions for its theme parks for the 2013 season, confirming several strong rumors in the process.

Jim Reid-Anderson, the Chairman, President and CEO of the chain, announced the planned additions in a video message on August 30. They include a

Six Flags Over Texas confirms removal of Flashback roller coaster

Six Flags Over Texas has confirmed that its Flashback roller coaster will close on September 3, 2012, as it prepares to install a new ride for 2013.

Flashback is expected to be moved to another park in the Six Flags chain. The Texas Chute Out ride will also operate for the last time on

Confirmed: Mr Freeze Reverse Blast to open at Six Flags Over Texas on May 12, 2012

Six Flags Over Texas has confirmed that the updated Mr Freeze Reverse Blast roller coaster will reopen at the park on May 12, 2012.

Mr Freeze Reverse Blast is a revamped version of the existing Mr Freeze roller coaster, with the direction of the rides' trains having been reversed. The

Mr Freeze Reverse Blast confirmed for Six Flags Over Texas, Six Flags St Louis

The existing Mr Freeze roller coasters at Six Flags Over Texas and Six Flags St Louis will both be updated for the 2012 season, the parks have confirmed.

The coasters will be renamed as Mr Freeze Reverse Blast, with the direction of the rides' trains being reversed. This means that riders will

Video: Mr Freeze Reverse Blast coming to Six Flags Over Texas and St Louis

Leaked video footage appears to confirm that the Mr Freeze roller coasters at Six Flags Over Texas and Six Flags St Louis will be renamed as Mr Freeze Reverse Blast for the 2012 season.

The two coasters, which are mirror images of each other, will be both be reversed so that the trains start

Theme park operator Six Flags sees profits leap in Q3 2011

Six Flags has released its Q3 2011 financial results, with the theme park operator reporting a significant rise in profits compared to the same period last year.

The company, which operates theme parks across North America and Mexico, achieved a $192.9 million profit in the quarter. This is a

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The Big Debate: Which is the most exciting new Six Flags ride for 2012?

In this week's poll, we ask which of Six Flags' new rides and attractions for 2012 you are most looking forward to.

Revealed: Full line-up of new attractions for Six Flags theme parks in 2012

Six Flags will tomorrow announce that new attractions will be added to every theme park in the chain in 2012, confirming a number of strong rumors in the process.

The LA Times reports that a wide range of new rollercoasters, flat rides, water rides and shows will make their debuts at Six Flags

Video: New Texas Giant rollercoaster opens at Six Flags Over Texas

Six Flags Over Texas has officially opened its updated New Texas Giant rollercoaster, following an extensive $10 million renovation.

The Texas Giant reopened to the public on April 22, 2011, and has undergone a major overhaul during over eighteen months out of action. This included the

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