Six Flags is bringing its beloved adventure theme park to virtual reality, and the company is now partnering with Oculus Rift VR headset maker Razer to bring the experience to the masses.
The park is set to open its first virtual reality park at Six Flags New Orleans this October.
The park will feature a virtual reality theater, which will allow guests to explore the park and interact with the characters that have made up its vast history.
Guests will be able to see footage of the park, take part in special events and interact on a variety of virtual reality content.
Six Flags announced in February that it is partnering with Razer to build the virtual reality pavilion at New Orleans’ Six Flags World of Motion, an interactive experience that will be released in October.
Razer has created a variety in-house VR headsets that allow users to explore virtual reality.
The company has built a headset that includes a virtual camera that allows viewers to create a virtual version of the inside of the roller coaster.
Other headsets like the Oculus Rift also allow users the ability to interact with a virtual environment and interact and interact in virtual space.
The Six Flags virtual reality app will be available at launch, and will allow riders to take part as part of a virtual crew.
Six and Razer have also partnered to create an app that will allow visitors to create and share their own VR experiences.
This app will allow viewers to see videos and live broadcasts of events, such as the launch of the Great Adventure theme park.
Six has also made an app for other VR headsets.
Six Flags New Orleanians will debut at the New Orleans International Film Festival and will be joined by other VR-enabled entertainment events and attractions.
In 2018, the park will host a VR themed parade and festival.
In 2020, the company plans to host a virtual carnival in the park.
The VR experience will be free to all visitors and is expected to include immersive interactive experiences.
SixFlags has already partnered with other major entertainment companies like Disney, AMC, Sony and Warner Bros. to bring VR experiences to its theme parks.
SixFlags will also be partnering with other companies in 2018 to launch an immersive entertainment experience at the theme park in 2020.
The Great Adventure park will be located in the Grand Floridian section of New Orleans, a historic district that is also home to the Louisiana State Fair, the French Quarter, the Bourbon Street Marketplace and the Jazz and Heritage Festival.
The Great Adventure is the theme for the park that opened in May 2018.
Six is also partnering with The New York Times to create content that will include the ride.
Six’s plans for the new park include the park being open to all guests, a virtual world, a variety theme park attractions and more.