Six Flags Discovery Kingdom announces Dare Devil Chaos Coaster

Posted Thursday, August 28, 2014 11:07 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Coming in 2015! Six Flags Discovery Kingdom’s newest roller coaster attraction is a perfect balance of anticipation and suspense, unbridled thrills and unmatched wonder – where you’re constantly at the cusp of heading into an inversion and you wonder when will it ever happen?

With the new Dare Devil Chaos Coaster, it is a matter of momentum that finally takes riders, seated face-to-face or back-to-back, looping full speed around the single circular track up to seven stories high, only to stop and suspend riders upside-down before reversing direction for more thrills and fun.

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Monday, September 1, 2014 5:41 PM

Again is it really a coaster?

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Monday, September 1, 2014 5:52 PM

Again aw, jeez.

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Monday, September 1, 2014 11:29 PM

If in your reality you want it to be considered a coaster, it can be. If in your reality you do not want it to be a coaster, it doesn't have to be.

I think the real question here is, will Jeff include it in the track record?

Last edited by LostKause, Monday, September 1, 2014 11:31 PM
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Tuesday, September 2, 2014 6:44 PM

I will be fine with it being included in the track record or not but using RCDB as a conservative guide, they are not currently counting the rides as coasters. The argument can certainly be made either way, however I have chosen Coasterbuzz to be my 'official' track record for the last decade and I will continue to do so regardless of this interesting case being made by Six Flags.

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014 7:13 PM

I'm going to go out on a limb here and say that CoasterBuzz will not be including any of these Super Loops as coasters. And I'm glad so I don't have to cross the country trying to get on every one.

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014 7:37 PM

I can't even believe I am responding to this... but, if these rides have never been coasters before in however many years, the fact that Six Flags has decided that they are now coasters, means diddly.

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014 10:29 PM

I think this is another case of Six Flags unfairly catching crap.

The manufacturer sells the ride as a compact roller coaster.

I suppose Six Flags doesn't have to perpetuate the terminology, but it originates with the manufacturer.

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Tuesday, September 2, 2014 10:58 PM

A Schwarzkopf Katapult ride would be infinitely more convincing...

This is a P&B knock-off, but the point remains.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Rls0LtvNcz4

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014 12:21 AM

Is it annoying to post this more than once within a few days? lol

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Wednesday, September 3, 2014 2:59 PM

That's a lot of wasted motion for one loop in each direction.

But at least it's a credit. Haha

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