Six Flags Great America has announced that their signature Raging Bull coaster will be upgraded into a new Virtual Reality experience! The new attraction will use the Samsung VR equipment by Oculus that was introduced at other Six Flags properties earlier this year to transport riders into a virtual world. Motion tracking technology will sync the digital visuals to the contours of the coaster, creating an immersive VR experience!
Thursday, June 16, 2016
Saturday, June 11, 2016
The Summer season is finally here! Today we head to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom for our first 2016 Summer season visit. We'll check out two newly opened restaurants, the new Discover Our Ocean Friends animal show, the currently closed The Joker hybrid coaster, and more!
Check out the shiny new park maps!
Wednesday, May 25, 2016
Ride Review of The Joker at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom with Photos - Media Day May 2016 in Vallejo, CA
The wait is finally over! Today we headed to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom to attend Media Day for The Joker! Months of planning and construction are finally over, and The Joker is finally ready to welcome its first riders! If you're wondering, this brand new Wood Steel Hybrid Coaster lives up to the hype! More on that in a bit...
Friday, April 22, 2016
"The Joker" Hybrid Coaster Exclusive Construction Site Tour - Six Flags Discovery Kingdom April 2016
Welcome to Theme Park Overload! Today we head to Six Flags Discovery Kingdom for an Exclusive Construction Site Tour of the active "The Joker" Hybrid Coaster site! The track work is about 95% complete, and the park plans to begin testing in the coming weeks! We have full coverage from today's event, staring with video straight from the construction site!
Monday, April 4, 2016
Disneyland Resort Photo Trip Report - April 2016 Spring Break: Star Wars Land Construction, Luigi's Rollickin' Roadsters, Autopia Refurbishment
Welcome to Theme Park Overload! Today we head to the Happiest Place on Earth to check out all the happenings around the resort! The park is busy as can be for Spring Break 2016, and we dove in head first to brave the crowds! Today we'll check out construction progress on Star Wars Land, the new Luigi's Rollickin' Roadsters attraction in Cars Land, new exhibits on the Star Wars Franchise at the Star Wars Launch Bay, refurbishment progress on Autopia and Jungle Cruise, and more!
Banners still adorn the front entrance plaza for the Disney Diamond 60 year events as the celebration enters its final months.