Shadows of Arkham

Roller coaster in Spain
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Shadows of Arkham
Parque Warner Madrid
Location San Martín de la Vega, Community of Madrid, Spain
Coordinates 40°13′42″N 3°35′32″W / 40.228228°N 3.592257°W / 40.228228; -3.592257
Park section DC Super Heroes World
Status Operating since 6 April 2002
Cost €6,000,000
Rider height 132 cm minimum
Manufacturer Bolliger & Mabillard
Product Inverted Coaster (Batman)
Designer / calculations Ing.-Büro Stengel GmbH
Type Steel - Inverted - Virtual reality
Riders per train 28
Hourly capacity 1300
Propulsion Chain lift hill
Height 32 metres
Top speed 80 km/h
Length 823 metres
Inversions 5
Duration 1:15
G-Force 4.9
The entrance in 2010

Shadows of Arkham is a Bolliger & Mabillard steel inverted virtual reality roller coaster located at Parque Warner Madrid, in San Martín de la Vega, Community of Madrid, Spain.


On 21 December 2016, Parque Warner Madrid announced that Batman: La Fuga would receive virtual reality headsets for the 2017 season. It was renamed Batman: Arkham Asylum.

In 2023, the ride was renamed to Shadows of Arkham for the opening of Batman: Gotham City Escape.



This roller coaster is an example of the much copied Batman model from Bolliger & Mabillard.


2 trains with 7 cars per train. In each car, riders are arranged 4 across in a single row, for a total of 28 riders per train.


Batman: La Fuga is Spanish for Batman: The Escape.

External links

Articles on Parque Warner Madrid