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Out and back roller coaster

Out and back refers to the layout of a roller coaster. An out and back coaster is one that climbs a lift hill soon after leaving the station, races out to the far end of the track after the initial drop, performs a 180 degree turn and then return ...


Powered roller coaster

A powered roller coaster is a railed amusement ride similar to a roller coaster. Unlike a true roller coaster, the train is powered through the entire course, rather than being allowed to coast after an initial lift or launch. This allows for bot ...


Terrain roller coaster

Terrain roller coasters are roller coasters which take advantage of the usually-natural undulations of the land upon which they are built. Such rides may often weave through forests, and some may even dive down cliffs. Because they tend to stay c ...


Shuttle roller coaster

A shuttle roller coaster is any roller coaster that ultimately does not make a complete circuit, but rather reverses at some point throughout its course and traverses the same track backwards. These are sometimes referred to as boomerang roller c ...


Side friction roller coaster

A side friction roller coaster is an early roller coaster design that has two sets of wheels – normal road wheels and side-friction wheels to prevent the cars from derailing on sharp curves. In comparison, modern roller coasters have a third set ...


Spinning roller coaster

Maurer Sohne introduced its Xtended SC spinning coasters in the late 1990s. The seat configuration is the same as Maurer Sohnes Compact Spinning Coaster, but unlike that model, the Xtended SC has large, twisted layouts with many vertical hairpin ...


Toboggan (roller coaster)

Toboggan is a portable roller coaster that was built by Chance Industries from 1969 to the mid-1970s. The coaster features a small vehicle, holding two people, that climbs vertically inside a hollow steel tower then spirals back down around the s ...


Wild Mouse roller coaster

A Wild Mouse roller coaster is a type of roller coaster characterized by small cars that seat four people or fewer and ride on top of the track, taking tight, flat turns at modest speeds, yet producing high lateral G-forces. The track work is cha ...


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List of Atari 2600 prototype games

This is a list of prototype games for the Atari 2600 video game console, organized alphabetically by name. See Lists of video games for related lists.


Mega (NES peripheral)

The Bandai Mega controller is a programmable unit released in 1987 and officially licensed by Nintendo for play on the Nintendo Entertainment System. It includes a built in LCD screen that displays the active functions, and a built in game. The m ...


The Last Starfighter (NES video game)


Famicom Disk System games


Nintendo hard games


Adventures of Earnest Evans and Annet Myer


Spiral ginger

Costus is a group of perennial herbaceous plants in the family described by Linnaeus as a genus in 1753. It was formerly known as Hellenia after the Finnish botanist Carl Niclas von Hellens. It is widespread through tropical and subtropical regio ...


Cruisin Classics

An example of hits seventies and eighties hits can be found on Cruisin Classics Vol. V. This compilation album included "Listen To The Music" by The Doobie Brothers, "Its So Easy" by Linda Ronstadt, "Ventura Highway" by America, "Could It Be Im F ...


1990s greatest hits albums


1990s debut EPs


Game Boy accessories

This is a list of video game accessories that have been released for the Game Boy handheld console and its successors. Accessories add functionality that the console would otherwise not have.


Game Boy Advance Wireless Adapter

The Game Boy Advance Wireless Adapter is a wireless adapter accessory for the Game Boy Advance, released by Nintendo in 2004. It provides an alternative to the Game Boy Advance Game Link Cable but is only supported by a small number of games. The ...



The Play-Yan is a media player for the Nintendo DS and Game Boy Advance. It uses SD flash memory to play MP3 audio files and H.264/MPEG-4 AVC video files. It can also play 13 bonus mini-games, all of which are available freely on the Nintendo web ...


Spiral Sorrel

The following subspecies are accepted: Oxalis spiralis subsp. membranifolia R.Knuth Lourteig Oxalis spiralis subsp. trichophora Lourteig Oxalis spiralis subsp. spiralis Oxalis spiralis subsp. vulcanicola Donn.Sm. Lourteig – volcanic sorrel, velve ...


Disneys Interactive Adventures Featuring Disneys Hercules


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Choro Q 64


Chronology of Nintendo 64 games


Paperboy 64


64DD games


Steel Reign

Steel Reign received mixed to negative reviews. Electronic Gaming Monthly s Steve Harris liked the game, opining that it offers a good balance of realism and arcade fun which is enhanced by the selection of vehicles and weapons, but his three co- ...


PlayStation Link Cable

The PlayStation Link Cable is a peripheral cable for the PlayStation console. Utilizing the serial I/O port found on the back of most PlayStation models, it allows for two consoles to be connected in order to play compatible multiplayer games on ...


PlayStation Multitap

The PlayStation Multitap is a peripheral for the PlayStation. It is an adapter that can be used to plug in up to four controllers and memory cards at the same time in a single controller port. With a second multitap, up to eight controllers and m ...


Sufami Turbo

The SuFami Turbo, often compared to the Aladdin Deck Enhancer, is an accessory released by Bandai for Nintendos Super Famicom system and was released in 1996.


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