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Team Daybreak gives new virtual reality roller coaster at Austin's Park n' Pizza a spin

Austin's Park n' Pizza also has video games, miniature golf, go-karts and bumper boats.

AUSTIN, Texas — Your kids are bored and you are at your wit's end. Parents, we feel you. So a trip to Austin's Park n' Pizza may be just what everyone needs. And they've got a new attraction to check out too. Team Daybreak gave it a spin. 

"It's not just a kids market, it's for adults and for children," said President and Owner Michael Goss. 

This gaming park is located off of North Interstate Highway 35 in Pflugerville and offers a full 22 acres of fun.

"You are not going to find anything bigger," added Goss. 

You've got countless video games, miniature golf, go-karts and bumper boats. Inside, the virtual reality coaster is their latest attraction and the idea behind it was birthed in Austin. 

PHOTOS: Austin's Park N Pizza games, rides

"I call it an all-axis rotation machine. Some people call it a roller coaster VR," said co-creator Al Tupushev. 

With the help of his kids and financing from a company in China, Tupushev co-created the mechanical part of the ride. 

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KVUE's Leslie Adami and Kalyn Norwood handled it like a bunch of pros. Bryan Mays and our photographer, JP, rode the coaster with ease. However, I can't say the same for me and Anavid. Let's just say there was a lot of yelling. 

RAW: Giving virtual reality roller coaster a spin at Austin Park N Pizza

The virtual reality machine is one of the only ones in the market that takes you upside down and around just like a real ride.

"It really felt like you were on a roller coaster. A couple of times I had to look down because I was feeling sick," said Anavid.

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The coaster can take you through 10 different scenarios. For example, you can ride the rails in space and through a haunted house. And if this VR experience isn't what you are looking for, perhaps a smooth, carousel ride may be just the ticket. 

With all the running around, you are bound to get hungry. They've got two restaurants, a full bar and grill and an all you can eat buffet. Some tickets include food as well.

For more information about Austin's Park n' Pizza, go here


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