Six Flags New England
Coaster Capital of New England

BATMAN The Dark Knight

Fly Like a Bat. We Provide the Wings.

BATMAN The Dark Knight will show you what it feels like to be the ultimate caped crusader, on this deeply intense 55-mile-per-hour juggernaut that is definitely not for the timid. Show your strength and bravery as you take on GOTHAM’s criminal element. Step through the tall carved gates of Bruce Wayne’s favorite place, GOTHAM, to just kick back and relax.

Bruce Wayne Industries may be tricked out with all the latest high tech gear, but there’s only one piece of equipment that matters right now, and that’s the steel floorless beast you are about to board, blasting off into the sky over GOTHAM.

As you load into your chair, note how there’s something missing here – the floor. You’re about to fight crime with your feet just dangling free in the air. And there’s no track visible above you either – so when you take wing off the first 12-story lift and dive into a 110-foot drop, it will feel just like flying.

As you start your blaze down 2,850 feet of warping purple track, brace yourself for a full 360 degree loop right off the bat. You’re a global super hero, you don’t need to warm up. After escaping that obstacle, there’s a fully inverted roll, and then a second inversion – a hardcore dive loop that has you twisting down halfway through for a breathtaking 180 degree reversal.

Next up you’ll be pounded by banked curves, a zero-G roll, and a pair of bat-brained interlocking corkscrews with enough G-force to make you scream in slow motion. Did that all fly by really fast? That’s because, unlike on many coasters, there are no pauses here in between the action. It’s back to back tricks with a whopping five inversions.

Watch the ground under your dangling feet whip around as the city below flips over and over, through a tightly packed series of gravity-defying show-stoppers that will grind you into submission just like the criminals of GOTHAM CITY.

By The Numbers

Bolliger & Mabillard
Year Introduced
Top Speed
55 MPH
118 Feet
2600 Feet
140 Seconds

What do you think?

Thrill Ride
Thrill Level

Minimum Height

Location in Park: 

South End

Goes Upside Down



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