MOVIE WORLD'S NEW GREEN LANTERN COASTER!
Face the Steepest Drop in Australia on Movie World’s New GREEN LANTERN Coaster!
OXENFORD, QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA 23 December 2011– Warner Bros. Movie World on Australia’s Gold Coast, in partnership with Warner Bros. Consumer Products and DC Entertainment, today announced it is now home to the steepest inverted drop on a rollercoaster in Australia with the launch of its brand new GREEN LANTERN Coaster this Christmas.
The gut wrenching new coaster is in a league of its own as riders face a heart pounding, blood curdling, 120 degree inverted drop, face forward.
Village Roadshow Theme Parks Chief Executive Officer Tim Fisher said, “This is one spectacular ride, hitting speeds of up to 66kmh and pulling 3.5Gs on hairpin bends and two crazy inverted spins which are sure to take the thrill level to the extreme.
“A shining new light will dawn upon Movie World with the launch of the GREEN LANTERN Coaster. It’s like no other coaster experience at Warner Bros. Movie World or anywhere in the world and is sure to be a hit with families and thrill-seekers.
“Guests will experience fun and thrills of a galactic proportion as they take on the steepest drop in Australia and face 488 meters of electric green track on this thrill machine. This new state-of-the-art rollercoaster will truly be in a league of its own.
“The coaster will also feature an Australian first onboard audio system, taking the coaster experience to a new level,” he said.
Guests can face their fear on the GREEN LANTERN Coaster by Christmas 2011, but beware, it’s not for the faint hearted.
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About GREEN LANTERN
Guardians of peace and justice, the GREEN LANTERN CORPS is an intergalactic police force charged with the protection of the universe. A GREEN LANTERN must be someone who has the ability and willpower to overcome great fear. Recognized as the greatest member of the GREEN LANTERN CORPS, HAL JORDAN was the first Earthman ever inducted into the Corps. and also became a founding member of the JUSTICE LEAGUE OF AMERICA. Green Lanterns are outfitted with a weapon unlike any other in existence: a power ring that channels pure willpower in the form of solid green energy that can manifest any construct the bearer imagines.
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, etc.), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables, etc.) 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 the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world.
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