ARLINGTON, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jul 11, 2018--Six Flags Over Texas, the Thrill Capital of Texas, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products, on behalf of DC Entertainment, announces the next generation in thrill rides and the first-of-its-kind in the world — HARLEY QUINNSpinsanity. Inspired by the movement of a gyroscope, this record-breaking attraction delivers unpredictable, gravity-defying flips, twists and turns. HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity will open to the public on July 14 and take its rightful, villainous place alongside THE JOKER, CATWOMAN Whip and THE RIDDLER Revenge in the park’s GOTHAM CITY section.
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HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity is nestled next to THE JOKER at Six Flags Over Texas in the Gotham City section of the park. It features a unique futuristic triple box design that allows the gondola to spin around three separate axes while rotating forward, backwards and sideways simultaneously at up to 70 feet in the air. (Photo: Business Wire)
“As the company’s flagship park, Six Flags Over Texas is home to a long list of industry firsts and we are thrilled to unveil our newest innovation,” said Park President, Steve Martindale. “ HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity is like no other ride we have ever built, and our guests are going to be amazed by the height, the size and the incredible features of this attraction. We take great pride in continuing our legacy of one-of-a-kind thrills for all ages.”
HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity features a unique futuristic triple box design that allows the gondola to spin around three separate axes while rotating forward, backwards and sideways simultaneously at up to 70 feet in the air. Seated 24 across with over-the-shoulder harnesses, riders will experience a thrilling combination of negative and positive gravitational forces. By night, the attraction promises to light up the North Texas skies beckoning thrill seekers from near and far.
HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity highlights include:Unpredictable flips and pivots at heights up to seven stories (70 feet) above the ground; Floorless seats that leave riders’ feet dangling as they whirl through the air; and A dazzling nighttime light display.
HARLEY QUINN Spinsanity will open to the general public on Saturday, July 14. For more information about the 2018 season, visit sixflags.com/overtexas.
Six Flags 2018 Season Passes and Memberships are currently on sale. Members can now enjoy priority park entry and tremendous discounts of up to 50% on nearly all food and merchandise purchases all season long. Members also receive skip-the-line passes, sneak previews, and extended ride times on some of their favorite rides and attractions.
About Six Flags Entertainment Corporation
Six Flags Entertainment Corporation is the world’s largest regional theme park company and the largest operator of waterparks in North America, with $1.4 billion in revenue and 25 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada. For 57 years, Six Flags has entertained millions of families with world-class coasters, themed rides, thrilling water parks and unique attractions. For more information, visit www.sixflags.com.
About Warner Bros. Consumer Products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products (WBCP), a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, extends the Studio’s powerful portfolio of entertainment brands and franchises into the lives of fans around the world. WBCP partners with best-in-class licensees globally on an award-winning range of toys, fashion, home décor, and publishing inspired by franchises and properties such as DC, J.K. Rowling’s Wizarding World, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera. The division’s successful global themed entertainment business includes groundbreaking experiences such as The Wizarding World of Harry Potter and Warner Bros. World Abu Dhabi (opening 2018). With innovative global licensing and merchandising programs, retail initiatives, promotional partnerships and themed experiences, WBCP is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.
About DC Entertainment
DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash, etc.), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating across Warner Bros. 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.
HARLEY QUINN, THE JOKER, BATMAN and all related characters and elements © & ™ DC Comics. (s18)
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CONTACT: Six Flags Over Texas
Sharon Parker, 817-640-8900, ext. 4174
KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA TEXAS
INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENTERTAINMENT TRAVEL DESTINATIONS VACATION THEME PARKS CONSUMER FAMILY
SOURCE: Six Flags Over Texas
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