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3 Amazing Activities for Comic Book Fans on the Gold Coast

Posted in Local Attraction @ May 17th 2019 2:34pm - By Administrator
Doomsday Destroyer Photo From Movie World Website

Are you a comic book fan and planning a fun getaway with the whole family or friends? Then don’t miss the chance to visit Warner Bros. Movie World. This must-visit Gold Coast theme park is filled with DC Comics-inspired thrill rides and fun experiences.

In fact, here are three amazing activities you can do during your visit.

1. Experience the DC-inspired Max Thrill Level Rides

It is no surprise that Warner Bros. Movie World has several DC-inspired rides; however, you would be surprised that all these rides are labelled as max thrill. This means that there are restrictions such as height and age requirements. If you pass that and in good health, you might want to try the following rides:

BATWING Spaceshot: Would you like some bungee-like ride? The BATWING Spaceshot is 60 metres high with a top speed of 72 km an hour and 3.5Gs of shooting up and down. So get ready to lose your stomach in the Dark Knight’s special ride.

SUPERMAN Escape: Are you a fan of The Last Son of Krypton? Then get ready for an incredible and fast ride. The SUPERMAN Escape has a 760 metres long track. As the carriage is propelled forward, you will reach 100 kilometres an hour in only TWO seconds. Yes, 2 seconds! Well, it is Superman after all!

Green Lantern Coaster: Ready to take the steepest inverted drops in the Southern Hemisphere? The Green Lantern Coaster is 33 metres high with 488 metres of track which you will take at a speed of 66 km per hour.

Justice League 3D – Ride: Would you like to engage in an indoor laser shooting action? The Justice League 3D – Ride is a very interactive one. Each rider has a laser blaster that you will use to stun enemies. Every stun equals to one point. So if you want to score high, grab you laser and blast as you take on this 200 metre-adventure.

Arkham Asylum: This crazy ride is perfect for adrenaline junkies! Simply comfortably and safely harnessed into the Ivy League of Insanity but let your legs hang free and enjoy the insane ride. If you want a unique experience, you can avail VR goggles and enter another world. The Arkham Asylum is 32 metres high with a top speed of 85 km an hour.

DOOMSDAY Destroyer: This ride is located at the DC Super-Villains Unleashed, a very interactive precinct so be careful as there are Super-Villains everywhere. Anyway, this ride features terrifying looping action reaching 21metres of high at a speed 36 kilometre an hour.

DC Rivals HyperCoaster: Not only is this the tallest, but it is also the longest and fastest HyperCoaster in the Southern Hemisphere. The DC Rivals HyperCoaster stands 61.6 metres high and is 1.4 km long and reaches speeds of up to 115km/h. If the thrill isn’t enough, you can ride it backwards.

2. Enjoy an Afternoon DC Rivals HyperCoaster Climb

If you think the DC Rivals HyperCoaster is one thrilling ride, then you will enjoy the second type of adventure called the DC Rivals HyperCoaster Climb.

This is the first and only HyperCoaster climb in the Southern Hemisphere. After tackling 282 stairs, you will be treated to a wonderful 360-degree view of the Gold Coast. This experience is only available in the afternoon which is followed by light refreshments. Take note, this is only open to a group of four to eight people and is by appointment only.

3. Shop at BATMAN 80 Store and more!

After all the experiences, why not grab movie memorabilia? Warner Bros. Movie World has several shopping outlets. For a range of the theme park’s souvenirs, clothing and accessories, the Warner Bros. Department Store and Warner Bros. Boutique are the places to visit. But for comic book fans, you might want to visit the following:

SUPERMAN Store: Where else will you get The Man of Steel’s merchandise but at the SUPERMAN Store located on Main Street. Don’t worry! Whether you’re a kid or a kid at heart, you will find something here for you.

BATMAN 80 Store: Oh hey! Batman turns 80 this year. Why not get a lovely BATMAN 80 merchandise or any apparel featuring the World's Greatest Detective? BATMAN 80 Store is now open at the Warner Bros. Movie World.

DC Super Heroes Store: You can get every cool DC Super-Hero merchandise here. If you decided to ride the Green Lantern Coaster, you can check your photos here, too.

DOOMSDAY Retail Store: There is nothing wrong if you are rooting for the DC Super-Villains. If you want to own some Joker or any DC Super-Villain merchandise, this is it.

Are you ready to enjoy a fun-filled day at Warner Bros. Movie World? Would you also like easy access? Then arrange a stay at a Gold Coast apartments.

A great place is Deville Apartments Main Beach, an accommodation just paces away from the fine white sands of Main Beach. De Ville Apartment offers a selection of one, two and three- bedroom apartments that come in a variety of different accommodation options such as standard, superior, and garden view.

Each of these room types is spacious, fully self-contained, and well-equipped. Lounge areas are complete with Foxtel television, DVD player plus a private balcony featuring fantastic views. If you want to cook meals, the kitchens are fully equipped and dining areas are spacious.

But if you prefer a different setting, De Ville has a barbeque and entertainment area. While you are there, feel free to enjoy the other great guest facilities. Take a dip in the property’s lovely lagoon-style in-ground swimming pool or relax at the spa. By the way, the pool and spa are both heated and are located within peaceful tropical gardens. If you want to relax your muscles or soothe some aches and pains, De Ville also has a sauna.

Are you ready for that fun getaway? Airport transfers and parking space won’t be a problem, just simply contact our reception for more information. To book your stay, visit De Ville Apartments.



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