Concept Video Released for Slinky Dog Dash coaster
Disney Parks & Resorts has released a concept video for Slinky Dog Dash coaster coming to Disney's Hollywood Studios:
Figment! aka Jason ºoº
News, Rumours & Imagineering
Vacations Beyond Disney
~It’s what us storytellers do; we restore order with imagination, we instill hope again and again~
~We keep moving forward, opening up new doors and doing new things~
Post Thanks / Like - 1 Thanks, 0 Likes, 0 Dislikes
thanked for this post
Please Support INTERCOT's Sponsors:
I was going to post this earlier - this looks like fun and it will be atmospherically cool with all of the huge toys around! I know it's more of a family coaster but I think this will allow you to take in your surroundings and not be holding on tightly and screaming the whole time so I kind of like the idea.
"Is there a 12 step program for this Mouse addiction?"
11/18-11/29 Destination D:Amazing Adventures!! GF for two nights then Caribbean Beach with free dining...
Can't wait for all the new additions to Studios.
The new coaster looks fun.
I'm assuming the primary audience is kids 12 and under? The video looked a little "light."
Beth & David
09/82 Treehouse Villas, 06/86 BVP, 10/95 CBC, 10/99 DI, 08/03 PORS, 10/05 POP, 11/06 AKL, 09/09 POLY, 10/10 Wonder, 05/11 Dream/PORS, 08/13 POLY, 11/13 GF, 04/15 POLY, 11/15 BLT, 11/16 Aulani, 03/17 BLT
Because things were cut... Theme was cut...
Originally Posted by baldburke
Son of Jor-El.. Kneel before Zod...
TRICIA JONES: I heard that you were going to propose to Brandi Svenning at some theme park. When are men going to learn that women want ROMANCE, not Mr. Toad's Wild Ride...
BRODIE: Hey, now, be fair. EVERYONE wants Mr. Toad's Wild Ride.
I will say it looks very cute and the younger kids will like it. However, I was really hoping for something more. All the hipe on 7DMR and its a glorified Barnstormer. Was hoping for more from Disney this time. Hoping they put some type of thrill ride in Avatar.
WORK TO PAY FOR DISNEY
2017 MNSSHP POP
2015 Shades of Green then off to Turks/Caicos
2014 August Shades of Green
2012 August POP
2008 September POP
2007 April Shades of Green
2004 April Shades of Green
2001 March Shades of Green
1998 December Shades of Green
1995 March off site
I'm thinking that it looks like a much bigger version of the same tech that they used for 7DMR. Where each car can rock back and forth, and I would bet that it will be *smooth*.
I'll reserve judgement (unlike some on here) until I actually see and experience the ride. It's hard to tell what the experience will actually be like from that concept video.
2002 - 2015 - 16 visits (POR, BW, All Stars, VWL, CSR, BLT, BC, SSR, Dolphin, offsite x3)
Feb. 2017 - Aulani
March 2017 - Offsite
September 2017 - OKW!
DHS needs more things for younger kids, so i really don't have a problem with the type of coaster here.
The only issue I could see is maybe the dog's head blocking the view going forward.
82 - Offsite
85- Fort Wilderness
08 - French Quarter
09 - Coronado Springs
09 - All Star Sports
09 - Pop Century
09 - Off Site
10- French Quarter
11 - All Star Sports
14 -Coronado Springs
15 - All Star Sports
17 - TBD
A couple notes ...
First off I agree with ChipNDale79 that DHS needs more kid friendly rides and attractions, so while I'm not personally thrilled by this I am excited for my kids. They'll probably like it.
Second, at least from the concept art, this ride looks pretty long (unlike 7DMT). If it's a nice scenic that runs 3 minutes or so in length I think it will be a nice plus to the Studios.
INTERCOT Senior Imagineer
Veteran of nearly 60 trips to Disney theme parks and proud to have stayed in every resort on WDW property! º0º
Help support INTERCOT's sponsors