Virtual reality has come a long way. Games range from silly to spectacular, but all have the element of fun. Get into the future of gaming. Virtual reality puts you in the game like never before. Explore new worlds or just hack something up. You can also pretend that you are a doctor or a pilot. There are new games coming out all the time so now is the time to invest in virtual reality gear. These are the top six virtual reality games you should be playing right now. Check out Elite Dangerous, Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes, Job Simulator, Eagle Flight, Batman: Arkham VR and Surgeon Simulator 2013.
Top 6 Virtual Reality Games
- Elite Dangerous
- Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
- Job Simulator
- Eagle Flight
- Batman: Arkham VR
- Surgeon Simulator 2013
Elite Dangerous is a fully immersive game available on multiple platforms including Oculus and Steam VR. Control your very own spaceship as you explore the surfaces of far off planets, space ports, settlements, and wreckages. and face combat Whichever side of the law you choose. Get connected online to really experience this massively mulitplayer game. The details are epic in the latest Horizons expansion series. Explore an entire galaxy in vivid and crisp Ultra HD. The resolution is 4K. In the future, you will be able to play in 8K and even 16K.
- 4K Ultra HD
- Online Multiplayer
- Future Expansions and Technological Upgrades
Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
The premise of the game is pretty much just as it sounds. A single player is trapped in a room with a bomb only they can see, and the rest of the players are “Experts” who must read the bomb defusal manual and talk out the solution that will stop the ticking time bomb. You only need to have one copy of the game to play. It is supported by multiple virtual reality headsets including Playstation VR, Occulus Rift, and Samsung Gear VR. While it’s way better with a VR headset, it can be played with just a computer monitor.
- Multiplayer Party Game
- Playable on a PC
Imagine the world in 2050 where robots perform the jobs people once did, and a job simulator teaches you what having a job is like. You can be a gourmet chef, a convenience store employee, an office worker, and more. Of course, the simulator doesn’t have all the information on what these jobs were really like so there are fun twists. Available for Steam VR, Playstation VR, and Occulus Touch. Made by Owlchemy Labs.
- Playable on Multiple Platforms
- Multiple Fun Simulations
- Works For All Room Sizes
In Eagle Flight by Ubisoft, it is 50 years after humans have disappeared, and you’re exploring the city of Paris after it has been reclaimed by nature. The controls are intuitive and innovative, allowing you to do amazing aerial acrobatics. Learn precision and agility in the narrow streets and secret alleyways. Fly free and protect your territory from invaders. Lead a team and see the city from the highest vantage point. It’s on Playstation VR, Occulus Rift, and HTC Vive.
- Multiple Platforms
- Innovative Controls
Batman: Arkham VR
Batman: Arkham VR by Rocksteady Studios lets you experience the world of Arkham Asylum and Gotham City as only Batman can. Solve a complex mystery to protect Batman’s closest allies. Use Legendary Gadgets as the greatest detective in a bat suit. Use VR to play a wild game. It’s a short gameplay in a rich world at a lower cost than other VR games. Available only on Playstation VR.
- Become Batman
- Solve a Mystery
- Playstation VR only
Surgeon Simulator 2013
Surgeon Simulator 2013 is a darkly humorous VR game with you replacing brains and hearts. Meet scary aliens and test you surgeon’s skills. There is a super anniversary edition to really take it to the next level of malpractice. The PS4 version now has a multiplayer cooperative mode. The game is also available on the HTC Vive and Occulus Rift.
- Multiple Platforms
- New Updated Edition
- A chance to try out being a Surgeon
Whether you’re into humor or epic adventure, VR has something for you. There are now many platforms that support virtual reality and the technology is becoming less expensive and more accessible to gamers everywhere. Fully immersive virtual reality is the future of gaming and the future is looking better and better.