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Giant robots battle sea monsters in Pacific Rim 5-D motion-simulator attraction

Giant robots battle sea monsters in Pacific Rim 5-D motion-simulator attraction

A new motion-simulator attraction based on the “Pacific Rim” science fiction monster movie by filmmaker Guillermo del Toro will bring the war between gigantic robots and monstrous sea creatures to a Northern California amusement park.

Pacific Rim 5-D combines a 3-D film with motion-based seats and water effects inside a long-dormant theater at Six Flags Discovery Kingdom in Vallejo.

Billed as the world’s first “Pacific Rim” motion-based attraction, the new 5-D movie begins sneak previews today at Discovery Kingdom in advance of an official debut in the coming weeks.

The original film follows a near-future battle on Earth pitting...

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