Best New Theme Park Ride in the World Opens

Six Flags Great America debuts JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis

GURNEE, Ill.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Six Flags Great America — in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer
Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment — today announced the debut of
an all-new 4D interactive thrill ride, JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle
for Metropolis
. This game-changing thrill ride received global
recognition as the 2015 Best New Product given by the International
Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions. Additionally, it was
named by USA Today readers as one of the Top Ten New Amusement Park
Attractions of the year and was most recently awarded Best New
Attraction by Theme Park Insider.

In a high-stakes clash between good and evil, guests will become members
of the Justice League Reserve Team, and engage in a full-sensory journey
as they battle alongside Batman, Superman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern,
The Flash, Supergirl and Cyborg against Lex Luthor and The Joker and his
henchmen. Traveling in six-passenger vehicles, riders must outsmart Lex
Luthor and The Joker and save the city of Metropolis.

“This is the most innovative and multi-faceted attraction that this park
has ever built,” stated Hank Salemi, park president. “The advanced
technology of JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis
surrounds the riders throughout the course in non-stop action from start
to finish.”

JUSTICE LEAGUE: Battle for Metropolis features:

  • A 22,000 square foot Hall Of Justice to house this full-sensory
    thrill ride;
  • A 4D ride experience with wind, fire, mist and fog effects, plus
    life-like animatronic characters;
  • A dramatic fight as the Justice League Reserve Team travels through
    laughing gas and flames in 10 high-intensity scenes;
  • One of the first-ever virtual vertical loop, giving riders the feeling
    of going head over heels;
  • Virtual 180° barrel roll;
  • High definition 3D animation that fully immerses riders into the city
    of Metropolis;
  • State-of-the-art gaming elements; and
  • 6-passenger vehicles that spin, turn and dip in sync with the 3D

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About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional
theme park company with $1.3 billion in revenue and 18 parks across the
United States, Mexico and Canada. For 55 years, Six Flags has
entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed
rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions. For more
information, visit

About Warner Bros. Consumer Products

Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company is
one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in
the world.

About DC Entertainment

DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman,
Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and
MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its
content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner. DC
Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to
unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not
limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment and
interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels
and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is one of the largest
English-language publishers of comics in the world.

JUSTICE LEAGUE and all related characters and elements © & ™ DC Comics.


Six Flags Great America
Katy Enrique, 847-625-7544
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