The Southern Hemisphere’s first ‘Virtual Reality Coaster’ is coming to the GC!

Get excited Gold Coasters, the Southern Hemisphere’s first ever Virtual Reality rollercoaster experience is coming to our very own backyard!

Warner Bros. Movie World announced on Thursday that the park’s iconic ‘Arkham Asylum coaster’ will be launching with Virtual Reality this September, transforming the ride into a 360-degree experience.

Warner Bros. Movie World General Manager, Greg Yong said this is an exciting announcement for the park with the revolutionary technology sure to offer an all new experience for guests.


“We are excited to announce we are bringing this innovative technology to one of the most exciting attractions at the park,” he said.

“With the addition of the Virtual Reality technology to the Arkham Asylum ride, which is inspired by Gotham City’s asylum in the world of DC’s Batman, guests will experience the synchronization of thrilling twists, turns and loops of the coaster with the virtual world of high-definition imagery and visuals created.

“Guests will wear specialised Virtual Reality headsets as they embark on an epic multi-dimensional journey.”

The Arkham Asylum coaster reaches speeds of up to 85km/h and pulls 4.2Gs.