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Postby Ilovthevu' on August 16th, 2017, 11:57 am
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Ilovthevu' wrote:What I find good / interesting is that the train ride is still open. Right now, Roaring Rapids is also still open which is good.


Uh, why wouldn't they be?


Last year, I have that the train and the most of the shows stopped on August 7, 2016 along with the Orbit & maybe even East River Crawler. Than, Roaring Rapids was shut down August 21, 2016, and of course the tower is Labor Day.

So, I wonder how long the train, and Roaring Rapids will go to? Maybe, just the train will go to Labor day this year? :?

I just read the Ride Status says that American Eagle is only running 1 side (August 15th), so I wonder if that's part of the new plan. Keep the train open / till Labor Day, but shut down 1 American Eagle side, to save money. I'm good with that plan. Rather ride the train than American Eagle, and American Eagle is still open (just 1 side though).
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Postby JaminOut on August 16th, 2017, 12:53 pm
^Unless they decide to turn it into the Boo Line again this year.


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Postby MrsTaxi on August 16th, 2017, 4:44 pm
JaminOut wrote:^Unless they decide to turn it into the Boo Line again this year.


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Postby SFGAM_Hog on August 17th, 2017, 6:53 pm
^ Looks like schoup is back again...
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Postby SFGAM_Hog on August 17th, 2017, 6:56 pm
Can someone do something about him? He's already caused enough trouble here. Go back to your TPR family
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Postby staticshadows on August 17th, 2017, 7:22 pm
SFGAM_Hog wrote:Can someone do something about him? He's already caused enough trouble here.

Goto Galvan's profile and send him an email. That's what I did.
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Postby anewman35 on August 17th, 2017, 8:37 pm
Don't think I'd seen anybody mention the food truck they have over by the Joker. A few interesting bacon related things, but sadly none of them were on the dining plan...
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Postby Guy_With_A_Stick on August 17th, 2017, 8:45 pm
I tried the Bacon/Mac n' Cheese Dog and thought it was ok. The Mac n' Cheese could be a little warmer/creamier. Holiday World's is much better, but I'm glad to see that the park is trying out new food options!
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Postby Galvan on August 17th, 2017, 9:22 pm
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SFGAM_Hog wrote:Can someone do something about him? He's already caused enough trouble here.

Goto Galvan's profile and send him an email. That's what I did.
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Postby maxwellt on August 17th, 2017, 9:23 pm
Saving sfgamworld again, thanks Galvan!
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Postby Dan The Coaster Man on August 17th, 2017, 10:45 pm
You are a hero Galvan

I saw the food truck yesterday. Didn't see the menu. If it isn't on the dining plan though 99% chance I won't give it a try. Im glad to see them expanding their horizons though.
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Postby coasterjoy on August 18th, 2017, 12:12 am
Thanks Galvan!! I really appreciate it as this guy kinda ruins coming onto this forum for me, and it just shouldn't have to be that way. So, thanks again! Good job getting rid of him, team!


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Postby staticshadows on August 18th, 2017, 10:22 am
Galvan wrote:
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SFGAM_Hog wrote:Can someone do something about him? He's already caused enough trouble here.

Goto Galvan's profile and send him an email. That's what I did.
http://sfgamworld.com/forum/memberlist.php?mode=email&u=199



That was easy :)

Thanks, I imagine you will be back soon to remove our newest member, 2(B).
http://sfgamworld.com/forum/memberlist.php?mode=viewprofile&u=14919

Seems like you are going to need a restraining order or some other legal action to get rid of this guy.
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Postby Lizardgi on August 18th, 2017, 12:34 pm
With no restrooms at JBs, are the nearest ones now to the right of Ricochet? It seems odd to have a bar and grill area without any restroom. Agreed these were always very dirty, but they worked when needed.
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Postby Whizzer Whiz Kid on August 18th, 2017, 3:00 pm
Don't know which is closer, but I feel like the ones right by Strutters are cleaner and less busy. That is where I have gone if the line in JBs is long.
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Postby Dan The Coaster Man on August 18th, 2017, 11:49 pm
I would imagine the strutters bathroom is barely closer.
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Postby American Eagle 1981 on August 19th, 2017, 6:53 pm
I just rode King Chaos and noticed in the dust of the ride was written "04-17" and "RIP Chaos" on the supports. My guess is an operator wrote it on there but that could be wrong. I don't see why a person would do that. I haven't seen anyone else mention this but it was super interesting to me. I got pics but don't know how to upload.
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Postby FParker185 on August 19th, 2017, 8:14 pm
Dust? I thought SFGAm was the cleanest theme park in the world? ;)
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Postby Goku1910 on August 19th, 2017, 8:44 pm
FParker185 wrote:Dust? I thought SFGAm was the cleanest theme park in the world? ;)


To be fair, it's the stuck on dirt on a support.....looks kinda like your car after a day or two on the I-55. No way they could keep that spotless for more than a day if they wanted to.
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Postby batmanfan80 on August 20th, 2017, 11:49 am
Was there a week ago and on Friday.

Both days with a 60% full lot. Some of the lines were horrendous, some basically a walk up. Whizzer on Friday around 6 was weird. Queue was overflowing, so we went to Strutters. When we came out about 25-30 min later, queue was empty and it was almost a walkup. I think last Sunday Demon had a Fright Fest style line that was pretty far back. The queue sites stated 55 min and I think it was correct. We had gotten into a pretty reasonable X-Flight line the same day, barely past the first outdoor part nearest the ride's housing. Then all of a sudden an avalanche of people came after and line was past the keyhole in minutes. Fri the line looked about the same but there were a lot more flash passers that day and I'm really hating the extra rough helix so we went to Demon instead. And it was a walk-up. Have not been able to land another yellow train ride and the black one is still pretty choppy. Batman was basically a walk-up both days, moreso Fri. Justice League's line was much worse Fri. They made all the single riders loop around so flash passers could have preference. First time I'd seen more than a handful of flash passers on the ride.

The flash pass employee on Raging was holding the line up unnecessarily. For at least 5 minutes at a time so the stairs would be completely empty by the time he let everyone go. In the meantime 50 flash passers would be able to get in front of us. Overall wait wasn't much longer than a half hour Sun. This ride should be renamed Floating Bull. It's like a 200 foot Whizzer. Speaking of which, that ride was pretty rough Friday. I always take the very last seat and this was the first time it felt like I was being jolted around on it.

Justice League's scoring must be pretty random. Sun I got top 5% of all time, like 150k points. Fri I think I barely got 50k points and the guys next to me got something like 167k and 270k. Eagle red was great both times and no line. But it was running so fast I had to use every bit of strength to keep myself braced after the last trim. They should just lengthen the trim there. Lines for the freestyle at Trudy's were pretty bad both days. Joker's line looked bad but not the worst I've seen. Definitely moves a lot slower than when it first opened.

The pretzels over by Giant Drop are the best out of all the places in the park. GD had a long line Sun I think. Fri it was a walk up. Goliath's lines looked horrible all the time. If people want to fill up the newer stuff and leave Batman and Eagle alone while not using the JL single rider line, that's fine by me. Still surprised at the huge attendance drop.
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Postby RollingCoasting on August 20th, 2017, 7:09 pm
Bull hit a million riders today: https://twitter.com/SFGreat_America/sta ... 3498968065

Thought I heard from someone else that it happened last week, but I guess not. Still impressive that it happened August 20th
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Postby Dan The Coaster Man on August 21st, 2017, 1:29 pm
I think it usually hits in september, no?
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Postby Mr. D.T. on August 23rd, 2017, 7:46 am
I may still be bummed they removed the themed music out of the park, but at least they played "She's Got A Chicken To Ride" in Carousel Plaza yesterday. :D

Forgive me, but "Shake It Off" I can do WITHOUT, especially in what is supposed to be a themed park.

It may be just me, but it seemed like Giant Drop has gotten slower over the years.

So what'll happen once they banish King Chaos come Sunday? Let's find out.

Maybe bring back the themed music?
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Postby JimPanky on August 23rd, 2017, 10:53 am
I expect they will drop the Mardis Gras theming altogether.
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Postby anewman35 on August 23rd, 2017, 11:38 am
JimPanky wrote:I expect they will drop the Mardis Gras theming altogether.


I suppose they may put in an unthemed new ride, but it seems hard to believe they'd bother to unthemed what remains (the games, mostly). And they have an whole Mardis Gras show, so it's not like they don't follow the theme now...
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