Issue 91

November 2011, 48 pages

  • Cover features Twister, the new wooden coaster at Gröna Lund.
  • Four pages of Club Corner.
  • Ron Toomer remembered.
  • Report on Twist at Le Pal in France.
  • A report on the new Rainbow MagicLand park in Italy.
  • Report on Twister at Gröna Lund in Sweden.
  • Michael Horwood looks at the recent Club trip to Germany.
  • Adam House relates his experiences of working for GCII.
  • Report on Skatteøen at Djurs Sommerland in Denmark.
  • Report on Takabisha at Fuji-Q Highlands in Japan.
  • Eight pages of news.

Issue 92

March 2012, 48 pages

  • Cover features Battlestar Galactica, at Universal Studios Singapore.
  • Four pages of Club Corner.
  • Report on Battlestar Galactica.
  • Michael Horwood looks at the coasters in Florida.
  • A report on the new Legoland park in Florida.
  • Report on Timber Drop at Fraispertuis City in France.
  • Report on Vicky the Ride at Plopsa Coo in Belgium.
  • Report on Nickelodeon Land at Pleasure Beach Blackpool in England.
  • Report on Die Schlange von Midgard at Hansa Park in Germany.
  • Report on Extreme Rusher at Happy Valley Beijing in China.
  • Report on the updated Speed of Sound at Walibi Holland.
  • Report on Gipfelstürmer at Freizeitpark Ruhpolding in Germany.
  • Report on Dizz at Bobbejaanland in Belgium.
  • Report on Transformers: The Ride at Universal Studios Singapore.
  • Sixteen pages of news.

Issue 93

June 2012, 48 pages

  • Cover features Wodan Timbur Coaster, at Europa Park.
  • Six pages of Club Corner.
  • A member tells the story of how he went from enthusiast to ride designer.
  • Michael Horwood looks at coaster counting.
  • George Greenway looks back at his 2,000 coasters.
  • David Ellis tells of how the video he shot on a Club trip went viral.
  • A look at just how ride restraints can affect the quality of a ride.
  • Report on Dragon Fly at Duinrell in the Netherlands.
  • An extensive list of all the coasters opening in 2012.
  • Report on Wodan at Europa Park in Germany.
  • Report on The Swarm at Thorpe Park in England.
  • Report on OzIris at Parc Astérix in France.
  • Eight pages of news.

Issue 94

October 2012, 52 pages

  • The cover features Shambhala, the new B&M coaster at PortAventura.
  • Two pages of Club Corner.
  • Michael Horwood looks at Dollywood.
  • A report on Shambhala at PortAventura in Spain.
  • A report on Yamaha Racing Coaster at Trans Studio in Indonesia.
  • A report on Skyrush at Hersheypark in Pennsylvania.
  • A report on Wilde Maus XXL from the German Fair circuit.
  • A report on Wild Eagle at Dollywood in Tennessee.
  • A report on Polar X-plorer at Legoland in Denmark.
  • A report on Divertical at Mirabilandia in Italy.
  • A report on Big Grizzly Mountain at Hong Kong Disneyland.
  • A report on X-Flight at Six Flags Great America in Illinois.
  • A report on Veil of Dark at Joypolis in Japan.
  • A report on Dauling Dragon at Happy Valley Wuhan in China.
  • A report on Leviathan at Canada’s Wonderland in Toronto.
  • A report on Verbolten at Busch Gardens Williamsburg in Virginia.
  • A report on Hair Raiser at Ocean Park in Hong Kong.
  • A report on Superman at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in California.
  • An update on Dreamland’s re-opening.
  • Ten pages of news, including details of the new 2014 Liseberg coaster.

Issue 95

March 2013, 44 pages

  • The cover features a fantastic photo of Iron Rattler at Six Flags Fiesta Texas.
  • Four pages of Club Corner.
  • Michael Horwood looks at the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy.
  • A report on Manta at SeaWorld San Diego in California.
  • A report on Die Vilda Mus at Bakken in Denmark.
  • A feature on Gerstlauer, who will open their 50th coaster in 2013.
  • 24 pages of news! Includes a large amount of construction reports:
  •   GateKeeper at Cedar Point
  •   Fun Spot America
  •   Juvelen at Djurs Sommerland
  •   Smiler at Alton Towers
  •   Etnaland
  •   Orkanen at Fårup Sommerland
  •   Hades 360 at Mt. Olympus
  •   Gold Striker at California’s Great America
  •   Outlaw Run at Silver Dollar City
  •   Iron Rattler at Six Flags Fiesta Texas
  •   Helix at Liseberg – including a look at the train design
  • Other news includes a look at the new Turkish park Vialand, and reports from the IAAPA Expo.

Issue 96

November 2013, 84 pages

  • The cover features Outlaw Run.
  • Four pages of Club Corner, including 32 “Ton Up” photos.
  • Michael Horwood looks at the 2012 season.
  • A report on Outlaw Run at Silver Dollar City in Missouri.
  • A report on Psyké Underground at Walibi Belgium in Belgium.
  • A report on Hobs Pit at Pleasurewood Hills in England.
  • A report on Bandit Bomber at Yas Waterworld in the UAE.
  • A report on Big Bang at Familienland Erlebnispark in Austria.
  • A report on Karacho at Tripsdrill in Germany.
  • A report on Full Throttle at Six Flags Magic Mountain in California.
  • A report on Rattenmühle at Familypark Neusiedlersee in Austria.
  • A report on Kitt Superjet at Movieland Park in Italy.
  • A report on Orkanen at Fårup Sommerland in Denmark.
  • A report on Iron Rattler at Six Flags Fiesta Texas in Texas.
  • A report on Gold Striker at California’s Great America in California.
  • A report on Juvelen at Djurs Sommerland in Denmark.
  • A report on GateKeeper at Cedar Point in Ohio.
  • A report on Mystic Manor at Hong Kong Disneyland.
  • A report on U-Shaped Roller Coaster at Victory Kingdom in China.
  • A report on Wood Coaster at Knight Valley in China.
  • A report on Smiler at Alton Towers in England.
  • A report on Flying Turns at Knoebels in Pennsylvania.
  • Toverland grows up – a report on their major new expansion.
  • A report on the wooden coasters in China,
    including Fjord Flying Dragon at Happy Valley Wuhan.
  • A report on the Etnaland park expansion in Sicily, Italy.
  • A report on the Fun Spot America expansion in Florida.
  • New for 2013 – comprehensive list of all new coasters in 2013.
  • 10 pages of news, including:
  •   Thriller coming home
  •   Construction on Helix begins at Liseberg
  •   Wing Coaster at Heide Park is complete
  •   New rides for 2014 announced by Six Flags
  •   Banshee at Kings Island starts construction
  •   New B&M trains for Steel Dragon 2000
  •   Plus a whole lot more

Issue 97

March 2014, 68 pages

  • The cover features construction and new ride photos.
  • Six pages of Club Corner.
  • Michael Horwood looks at the 2013 season.
  • A Travel guide looking at the parks in the United Arab Emirates.
  • A report on ring°racer at the Nürburgring.
  • A look at the strange Brazilian Party parks and their small coasters.
  • After a few years of investment, Lisa Scheinin revisits North Korea.
  • A report on Abyss at Adventure World in Australia.
  • A feature on the defunct Moonsault Scramble.
  • A report on Dinoconda at China Dinosaurs Park in China.
  • A feature on the new B&M trains on Steel Dragon 2000.
  • A report on Crazy Skateboard at Sun Park in China.
  • 24 pages of news, including:
  •   New wooden coaster planned for Ireland.
  •   IAAPA Expo reports, including construction reports worldwide.
  •   Hard Rock Park rides go up for sale.
  •   Diagon Alley takes shape.
  •   Starliner heads back home.
  •   Plus a whole lot more.

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Issue 98

October 2014, 56 pages

  • The cover features Helix, the amazing new Mack coaster at Liseberg.
  • Six pages of Club Corner.
  • Michael Horwood continues his look at the 2013 season.
  • A ten page report on Helix at the Liseberg.
  • A report on the new Gemini Plaza at Cedar Point.
  • A report on Il Tempo Extra Gigante at Hunderfossen Familiepark
  • A report on Goliath at Six Flags Great America
  • An extensive list of all the new 2014 coasters worldwide.
  • A report on Banshee at Kings Island.
  • A report on Sky Scream at Holiday Park.
  • A report on Flug der Dämonen at Heide Park.
  • 16 pages of news, including:
  •   Plans of the new wooden coaster at Tayto Park in Ireland.
  •   Rocky Mountain’s new wooden coaster coming to Kolmården.
  •   Ferrari Land for Spain.
  •   Fantasy Island calls in the administrators.
  •   Six Flags unveils their 2015 plans.
  •   Work starts on Dreamland’s Scenic Railway repairs.
  •   Holiday World announce a launched B&M Wing Coaster.
  •   Chinese Fantawild wooden coasters rising fast.

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Issue 99

March 2015, 84 pages

  • The cover features Nefeskesen, the new Intamin launched coaster at Vialand.
  • Four pages of Club Corner.
  • Michael Horwood looks at Rocky Mountain Construction.
  • A report on Chiapas at Phantasialand.
  • A report on Angkor Adventure at PortAventura.
  • An eight page report on Vialand in Turkey.
  • A report on Thunderbolt at Coney Island.
  • A report on FireChaser Express at Dollywood.
  • A report on Alpina Blitz at Nigloland.
  • A report on Escape From Gringotts at Universal Studios Florida.
  • A report on Lightning Run at Kentucky Kingdom.
  • A report on Battle of Blue Fire at Euro Park.
  • A report on Road-o-Saurus at Story Land.
  • A report on Seven Dwarfs Mine Train at the Magic Kingdom.
  • 34 pages of news, including:
  • Construction reports from around the globe.
  • IAAPA Expo reports.
  • And a whole lot more