Cedar Point's Latest Cryptic Video Announces New Coaster Named 'Rougarou'


Lots of online commenters seemed weirdly let down when Cedar Point announced a new partnership with the LeBron James Family Foundation (yeah, I know, they said they were going to ...). So this afternoon, the amusement park released some enticing news that coaster fanatics can really glom on to: a new coaster built on the skeleton of the soon-to-be-defunct Mantis


Rougarou will be Cedar Point's newest roller coaster. Featuring a floorless train design, Rougarou fulfills the rumor mill's pleas for a bitchin' new coaster in the lagoon. 

Here's what that goofy name means.

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