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Lex Luthor: Drop of Doom will drop guests from a sky-scraping 400 feet at 85 mph when it opens next spring at Six Flags Magic Mountain, the company announced Thursday.

Luthor is the archenemy of Superman and joins to the lineup of themed rides featuring characters under license with DC Comics publisher DC Entertainment.

“We are bringing new attractions to every Six Flags park every year,” said Jim Reid-Anderson, president of the Texas-based theme park company. “This season’s guest satisfaction scores are the highest in our history, and we want to continue that momentum by offering a combination of family-friendly fare and thrill rides for guests of all ages to enjoy.”

Six Flags operates 19 parks across the United States, Mexico and Canada, with two in Valencia – Magic Mountain and Hurricane Harbor.

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