Walking Dead: The Ride

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For the roller coaster at Six Flags Magic Mountain, visit .

Click here to watch the on-ride POV
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X as X:\ No Way Out.
roller coaster
Thorpe Park
Location Chertsey, Surrey, England, UK
Status Operating since March 23. 1996
Manufacturer Vekoma
Type Steel - Enclosed
Model / product Enigma
Riders per train 10
Hourly capacity 1,000
Area 131.3 feet × 196.8 feet
Top speed28 mph

X is a Vekoma enclosed roller coaster located at Thorpe Park in Surrey, England. The ride was marketed as the "world's first backwards roller coaster in the dark." It was themed around the idea of 'being trapped in a computer virus'. The ride had several modifications for the 2007 season, including improved queue line lighting, new video and sound effects, and a new control cabin. However, the queue line video ceased playing after a year and the television screens are now switched off. In 2010, X:\ No Way Out intermittently operated with the safety lights turned on, meaning the ride was sometimes ran with the interior of the building being visible.

For the 2013 season, X:\ No Way Out was renamed X. The trains were turned forwards again and the attraction was rethemed to 'a journey through light and sound'.