Some amusement park rides are too good to be true.
A famous drop ride in Seoul, Korea got a CGI update and it has people’s heart rates spiking. The ride in question is the Gyro Drop, a 315-foot tall tower at the amusement park Lotte World Adventure. It features a large rotating ring of 40 seats that lifts passengers high into the air and then drops them back down with a free fall. Oh, and guests can also choose to wear a VR headset while riding.
Of course, the ride wasn’t terrifying enough for the thrill seekers of the internet, so someone decided to give it a sweat-inducing makeover.
While the maker of the CGI fake remains unknown, it got posted to Twitter and then, naturally, everywhere else on the internet. Read more…