Virtual Reality is a dream come true for roller coaster lovers. Now it is possible to enjoy some of the world’s best roller coasters all from your own living room. In the selection of VR roller coaster videos featured below you will find some of the longest, fastest and scariest rides on the planet. Virtual Reality also allows roller coaster aficionados to enjoy otherwise impossible settings and rides. 3D animated roller coaster rides are imaginatively placed underwater and outer space. So buckle in, strap on a headset and enjoy these top ten VR roller coaster videos.
#1 Seoul Grand Park Roller Coaster VR Video
Seoul Land, located in Seoul Grand Park, is located one hour from downtown Seoul. Each year more than 3 million people visit to enjoy the 40 rides that are on offer. One of the highlights of the park is the roller coaster. Luckily you can enjoy this exciting ride without having to plan a visit to Korea with this VR roller coaster video.
#2 Superman: Krypton Coaster VR Video
Six Flags Fiesta Texas is home to some of the highest and most exciting roller coaster rides in the United States. One of the star attractions is the Superman: Krypton Coaster. This is the largest steel coaster in Texas with a 4000 foot course. The entire roller coaster is decked out in Superman’s signature of red, blue and yellow. What makes this roller coaster truly thrilling is that there is no floor to the roller coaster. The idea being that you get to fly just like Superman. The Superman roller coaster also boasts the second tallest 360 vertical loop in the world. With this VR video you can fly like the Man of Steel all form the comfort of your own home.
#3 The Big Apple Roller Coaster
The Big Apple Roller Coaster, aka Manhattan Express, is located on the glittering Las Vegas strip. When it’s Big Apple theme the roller coasters trains are made to look like NY City taxicabs. The ride features some heart stopping movement including a 55 metre lift followed by a 23 metre drop, with another hill, and then an even bigger 44 metre drop. And that’s not all. Jump on the Manhattan Express and you’ll partake in a 180 free spiral, with a half loop shortly there after. Normally, you would pay $17 to get on board the Manhattan Express, but with this virtual reality video the ride is free.
#4 Underwater Sea Monster Roller Coaster VR Video
In this animated roller coaster VR video you journey underwater and come face to face with a variety of sea monsters. Including among the frightening creatures is the Kraken, a sea monster known for its giant size, said to dwell off the coast of Norway. You will also face a giant island monster and dragons.
#5 Super Dive 3D Roller Coaster
If you are looking for a high quality 3D roller coaster ride then this is a solid choice. This animated roller coaster video features some of the sharpest twists and deepest dives out of the selection found here. Unlike some other animated roller coaster videos, the creators haven’t opted for an exotic setting, but rather on producing a traditional fun filled ride.
#6 City To Space Roller Coaster VR Video
Some animated roller coaster rides focus on reproducing the theme park experience, this VR video has decided to take it to the next level. The roller coaster ride begins in a skyscrapper urban setting. It moves on to London taking you down the thames and past the famed Big Ben. From there you explore an underwater environment. Until finally you journey out into outer space.
#7 Ghostrider Roller Coaster At Knott’s Berry Farm 360 Video
GhostRider at Knott’s Berry Farm is one of the longest and tallest wooden roller coasters in the world. The roller coaster carries passengers 118 feet atop the park’s Ghost Town. In total their are fourteen hills to enjoy with the entire journey taking three minutes. If you are looking for a wooden VR roller coaster experience then you won’t find better than this.
#8 Roller Coaster on the Moon VR Video
If you are looking for a roller coaster experience which is truly “out of this world” then this 360 video is for you. This animated 3D video takes place on the moon. Hope aboard the futuristic train of this roller coaster and you’ll be front and centre of a virtual lunar experience. The twisting and turning track takes you past moon craters. Sitting in the distance is earth reminding that on this ride, you are a long way from home.
#9 Formula Rossa The World’s Fastest Roller Coaster VR Video
Formula Rossa at Ferrari World is regarded as the world’s fastest roller coaster. The Formula Rossa roller coaster goes from 0 to 240 km an hour in the space of just 4.9 seconds. Along the way you’ll reach heights of 52 metres. You can now enjoy this breakneck roller coaster ride in full VR glory.
#10 The Raging Bull VR Roller Coaster
Raging Bull is a steel rollercoaster located at Six Flags Great America in Illinois. It features a top speed of 117 km per hour and a 63 metre drop. In total the entire track is 1.5km long. The ride takes its name from a wild beast that was the terror of the people of the old Southwest Territory. This VR ride certainly lives up to it’s namesake.