What Is the Best VR Game – Our Top 5 List

VR Games

So you have purchased your brand new Oculus Quest, Oculus Go, Valve Index or PSVR and you are ready to immerse yourself in a world of fiction, adventure and lots of fun. But where to start, really? What are your options for the optimal experience? And above all, what is the best VR game out there?

On this post, we have compiled a list of the top 5 virtual reality games you should definitely try out. Besides, what is life without a little of shooting, light saber fighting or jumping around clouds to find your missing robot friends? Here we go, with our top five picks.

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Astro Bot: Rescue Mission

This exclusive PlayStation VR action/platformer game will blow your mind 100%. If you own a PSVR, then this game is a must-play.

You will find yourself running and jumping through all sorts of beautifully given VR environments, including jungles, caves, city skylines and sandy beaches, as you are trying to save your fellow robot-crew who were lost in space. This VR adventure takes full advantage of all the PSVR aspects to provide you with an unforgettable game play that lasts for hours.

While on this epic journey, your DUALSHOCK 4 controller transforms into a bunch of awesome gadgets like a hook shot, a water gun or even ninja stars, all of which help you complete the challenges and have a ton of fun while doing so.

The game matches the creativity you find in Nintendo’s Mario series, with surreal and spectacular graphics and game play, that will blow you away.

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Beat Saber

Combine dancing moves. With a light saber. And rhythmic music playing in the background. All situated in a colorful sci-fi arena. This rhythm game lets you swing around Star Wars-like sabers to the beat of a musical track. The game challenges you to swing your sword and cut your way through specific colored blocks that represent the beat while they are flying towards you.

Beat Saber offers you a truly authentic game play with a smooth combination of musical beats and visual effects that are going to keep you captivated for as long as you wear your headset. Not to mention that it is a hell of a good exercise too, since you are basically moving and dancing all the time to slash the beats!

Beat Saber is available for all major VR headsets, including Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift, PlayStation VR, HTC Vive, Valve Index as well as Windows Mixed Reality devices.

So come on, chop your way through some beats and work yourself out with this fascinating and addictive game!

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Skyrim VR

Skyrim VR provides you with the experience one strives to discover on a virtual reality game. Imagine a fantastic whole new world in which you dive in and where you can hunt down monsters, kill dragons and become the hero of a whole city, with the help of magic, sword fighting and negotiation skills, to name a few.

Yes, Skyrim may be a veteran in terms of the years it’s been released, with its graphics being a bit dated (however, they can be improved drastically by installing mods), it surely is a very good introduction as to how future VR games will look like in terms of environment and things to do. It is by far the biggest adventure game currently in VR.

You can enjoy Skyrim VR on almost all major VR headsets, including PSVR, Oculus Rift and HTC Vive. Whether you have or haven’t played Skyrim before, prepare to embark on an adventurous journey like never before on this adaptation of the game to virtual reality.

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Superhot VR

Superhot is a successful first-person shooter where you are called to move around (in slow motion) and kill your enemies using different types of guns, or even your bare fists. The game moves when you make a move, and it kind of reminds you Neo from Matrix when focused.

Dodging bullets and generally avoiding being killed, while at the same time moving your way up through the difficulty levels, this surreal, addictive VR game will keep you focused, for real.

This winner of dozens of VR Game of the Year awards, is now available on Oculus Rift, PSVR and HTC Vive.

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Moss

Moss is a family-friendly adventure game focusing around the story of a little mouse, by the name of Quill, who you control and guide through forests and ruins, in order to save her uncle.

The story builds itself on a first person perspective where you see the mouse and its surroundings from different angles, and communicate with Quill, while helping her solve puzzles and navigate through obstacles by interacting with the world around her.

Moss provides you with an excellent opportunity to make full use of the power of virtual reality. You can play it on HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, Oculus Quest and of course PSVR.

Welcome to the Next Level of Gaming

VR games are indeed the future of gaming and the end of conventional gaming as we know it. The games mentioned in this post are some of the best currently existing, but there are dozens more worth playing, which are equally great.

We are so thrilled to discover what VR technology will bring us in the next couple of years given the continuous advancements and rapid changes in developing and creating games as well as in virtual reality equipment for recreational uses.

For now though, let’s enjoy the already advanced and spectacular VR games of today, that take us far into the journey of pleasure and fun!

Thank you for reading this post. If you have any questions or reviews of your own top list of VR games, please leave them in the comment section below and we will be more than happy to reply!

 

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