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The world's first VR roller coasterCNET rides Galactica, a roller coaster that incorporates virtual reality into the experience at the Alton Towers theme park in the UK.
[MUSIC] Virtual reality is everywhere in 2016 and has even made the leap to rollercoasters. This is Galactica, which opens this week at British theme park Alton Towers. This flying steel coaster has been transformed into a VR ride complete with an outer space theme. Slide on a specially customized Samsung Gear VR headset And enjoy the sensation of weightlessness, as the coaster whips you through a series of gut wrenching twist, all the while you will be immersed in space flight. It might just be the ride of your life.