The 50 best games for Oculus Rift

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1# Project CARS - 2015

Review
82
Score

Project CARS is the ultimate driver journey!
Project CARS is a racing simulation game.

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2# DiRT Rally - 2015

Review
86
Score

DiRT Rally is the most authentic and thrilling rally game ever made, road-tested over 80 million miles by the DiRT community. It perfectly captures that white knuckle feeling of racing on the edge as you hurtle along dangerous roads, knowing that one crash could irreparably harm your stage time.
DiRT Rally is a racing simulation game.

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3# Elite: Dangerous - 2014

Review
80
Score

Take control of your own starship in a cutthroat galaxy. Elite Dangerous brings gaming’s original open world adventure into the modern generation with a connected galaxy, evolving narrative and the entirety of the Milky Way re-created at its full galactic proportions.
Elite: Dangerous is a Massive Multiplayer Online (MMO) simulation game in space.

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4# Destinations - 2008

Review
96
Score
Screenshot of the video game Destinations
Screenshot of the video game Destinations
Screenshot of the video game Destinations

Early Access

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Destinations lets you explore both real and imaginary places in virtual reality with friends. Visit different countries, explore your favorite game environment, or play games with other players – invite your friends and go explore!
Destinations is a free to play. Destinations is a casual VR city-building game.

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5# Allumette - 2016

Review
94
Score
Screenshot of the video game Allumette
Screenshot of the video game Allumette
Screenshot of the video game Allumette

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Allumette tells a story about love, sacrifice and a deep bond between a young girl and her mother.
Allumette is a casual VR game.

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6# Thumper - 2016

Review
85
Score

Thumper is rhythm violence: classic rhythm-action, blistering speed, and brutal physicality. You are a space beetle. Brave the hellish void and confront a maniacal giant head from the future.
Thumper is a rhythm game.

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7# Cosmic Trip - 2016

Review
93
Score
Screenshot of the video game Cosmic Trip
Screenshot of the video game Cosmic Trip
Screenshot of the video game Cosmic Trip

Early Access

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Cosmic Trip is an interstellar VR-native first-person real-time strategy game, playable with the HTC Vive or Oculus Rift. Build and command swarms of cosmobots to harvest resources and battle against the slimy alien forces!
Cosmic Trip is a VR RTS (real-time strategy) game.

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8# Nevermind - 2017

Review
74
Score

Nevermind ushers you into dark and surreal worlds within the minds of trauma patients. When played with biofeedback technology (via a standard webcam and/or supported heart rate sensor), Nevermind picks up on indications of fear—lashing out if you allow your feelings of anxiety to get the better of you.
Nevermind is a horror game.

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9# Lunar Flight - 2012

Review
89
Score
Screenshot of the video game Lunar Flight
Screenshot of the video game Lunar Flight
Screenshot of the video game Lunar Flight

A modern take on the classic arcade game, Lunar Lander, Lunar Flight extends the experience to a fully fictionalized and accessible lunar module simulator
Lunar Flight is a VR simulation game in space.

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10# Obduction - 2016

Review
87
Score

A new sci-fi adventure from Cyan, the creators of Myst. Abducted far across the universe, you find yourself on a broken alien landscape with odd pieces of Earth. Explore, uncover, solve, and find a way to make it home.
Obduction is a puzzle adventure game.

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11# Final Approach - 2016

Review
88
Score
Screenshot of the video game Final Approach
Screenshot of the video game Final Approach
Screenshot of the video game Final Approach

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Take control of the skies like never before in a full Virtual Reality world! Airplanes on fire, commuter aircraft low on fuel, mid-air collisions, emergency helicopter rescues, military exercises and so much more!
Final Approach is a casual VR strategy simulation game.

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12# War Thunder - 2013

Review
78
Score

War Thunder is a free-to-play, cross-platform MMO combat game for Windows, Linux, Mac and PlayStation®4 dedicated to military vehicles used in the World War II and the Korean War periods. Fight in major air, land, and sea battles, with international players in an ever developing environment.
War Thunder is a simulation game.

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13# Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes - 2015

Review
84
Score

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Find yourself trapped alone in a room with a ticking time bomb. Your friends have the manual to defuse it, but they can't see the bomb, so you're going to have to talk it out – fast!
Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes is a VR local multiplayer puzzle game.

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14# Gladius - 2003

Review
80
Score

Early Access

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Gladius is an immersive sword fighting game set in the ancient Rome. As a gladiator, you will choose your weapons, train against different enemies, and finally fight for your freedom in an epic battle against the mightiest warriors and creatures of the ancient world. Win the crowd and you will win your freedom.
Gladius is a tactical RPG game.

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15# Trackmania Turbo - 2016

Review
78
Score

Trackmania offers you the ultimate arcade racing universe where everything is about reaching the perfect racing time. Test your skills in over 200 tracks, experience immediate fun by challenging your friends at home (offline splitscreen) or online.
Trackmania Turbo is a multiplayer racing game.

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16# Surge - 2006

Review
87
Score

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Surge is a short music video made by Arjan van Meerten and produced at House of Secrets.
Surge is a VR game.

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17# Carpe Lucem - Seize The Light VR - 2016

Review
87
Score
Screenshot of the video game Carpe Lucem - Seize The Light VR
Screenshot of the video game Carpe Lucem - Seize The Light VR
Screenshot of the video game Carpe Lucem - Seize The Light VR

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Carpe Lucem challenges and entertains players by transferring classical 2D puzzles into the virtual space. It creates a whole new way of interacting and playing mind teasing puzzle games and it made nobody sick in hundreds of demos at trade shows. VR equipment such as HTC Vive or Oculus required.
Carpe Lucem - Seize The Light VR is a casual VR strategy puzzle game.

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18# Found - 2015

Review
87
Score
Screenshot of the video game Found
Screenshot of the video game Found
Screenshot of the video game Found

Early Access

Requires a virtual reality headset.

“A dimly lit train cabin … swaying grassy plains … flickering fireflies … a mighty dragon.” Found is an interactive short film experience. Its story speaks to the connection and lack there of between nature, technology and fellow travelers as you make your way through a fantastical yet familiar world.
Found is a free to play. Found is a VR game.

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19# Job Simulator - 2016

Review
75
Score

Requires a virtual reality headset.

In a world where robots have replaced all human jobs, step into the "Job Simulator" to learn what it was like 'to job'.
Job Simulator is a VR simulation game.

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20# Gon' E-Choo! - 2015

Review
85
Score
Screenshot of the video game Gon' E-Choo!
Screenshot of the video game Gon' E-Choo!
Screenshot of the video game Gon' E-Choo!

'Gon' E-Choo!' is a 3 stage, arcade-style game based on the earliest arcade platformers. Collect 10 letters in each stage while avoiding an irate and unrelenting gator!
Gon' E-Choo! is a simulation game.

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21# Monstrum - 2015

Review
84
Score
Screenshot of the video game Monstrum
Screenshot of the video game Monstrum
Screenshot of the video game Monstrum

Monstrum takes the traditional survival horror formula and remixes it completely with procedurally generated levels, permadeath, and AI driven predators, ensuring that nowhere on its derelict cargo ship is ever truly safe.
Monstrum is a horror survival-horror rogue-like game.

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22# Tethered - 2017

Review
82
Score

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Thirteen unique islands await your guiding hand in this beautiful and engrossing virtual reality strategy game, unlike anything you have experienced before!
Tethered is a cute strategy game.

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23# Redout - 2016

Review
84
Score
Screenshot of the video game Redout
Screenshot of the video game Redout
Screenshot of the video game Redout

Redout is a tribute to the old racing monsters such as F-Zero, WipeOut, Rollcage, and POD. It is designed to be an uncompromising, fast, tough and satisfying driving experience, soaked in that vertigo that stands at the core of the arcade racing genre.
Redout is a VR fast-paced racing game.

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24# AirMech: Command - 2017

Review
84
Score
Screenshot of the video game AirMech: Command
Screenshot of the video game AirMech: Command
Screenshot of the video game AirMech: Command

Requires a virtual reality headset.

AirMech Command is the definitive Action/RTS experience in VR. With all new tactical room-space controls AND ground-level flight controls, you can command troops and units from orbit, or grab the stick and pilot your AirMech directly. Play Solo, Co-Op, or PVP with dozens of 'Mechs, customizable armies, and unlockable vanity items.
AirMech: Command is a VR RTS (real-time strategy) game (MOBA).

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25# Distance - 2014

Review
83
Score
Screenshot of the video game Distance
Screenshot of the video game Distance
Screenshot of the video game Distance

Early Access

Distance is survival racing. Fusing arcade racing action with exploration, your car must survive by jumping, rotating, and flying through a deadly and mysterious city.
Distance is a fast-paced racing game.

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26# Dragonflight - 1992

Review
83
Score

Early Access

Fast paced, fantasy, aerial combat where you play as a dragon, fighting swarms of enemies, as you race to save the world from an ancient evil.
Dragonflight is a RPG game in a fantasy world.

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27# Pinball FX2 VR - 2016

Review
80
Score

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Creating a brand new way to play pinball that deftly combines the look and feel of digital pinball with the sensation of a real-world experience, Pinball FX2 VR is the premiere place for pinball action in VR!
Pinball FX2 VR is a simulation game.

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28# The Solus Project - 2016

Review
77
Score

The Solus Project is a single player exploration adventure with survival elements. The adventure is set on a mysterious planet and is the spiritual successor to The Ball - 2010 PC Gamer Action/Adventure Game Of The Year...
The Solus Project is a survival game in a science fiction world.

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29# DCS World - 2013

Review
80
Score

Feel the excitement of flying the Su-25T "Frogfoot" attack jet and the TF-51D "Mustang" in the free-to-play Digital Combat Simulator World!
DCS World is a free to play. DCS World is a simulation game.

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30# ARK: Survival Evolved - 2015

Review
81
Score

Early Access

As a man or woman stranded naked, freezing & starving on a mysterious island, you must hunt, harvest, craft items, grow crops, & build shelters to survive. Use skill & cunning to kill, tame, breed, & ride Dinosaurs & primeval creatures living on ARK, and team up with hundreds of players or play locally!
ARK: Survival Evolved is a survival game.

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31# EVE: Valkyrie - 2016

Review
73
Score

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Become an elite fighter pilot and immerse yourself in virtual reality space combat. Welcome to the next life.
EVE: Valkyrie is a multiplayer simulation game in space in a science fiction world.

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32# InMind VR - 2015

Review
81
Score

InMind is a short scientific adventure with arcade elements designed for the Oculus VR. Submerge into the microworld and experience the miracles of the human mind.
InMind VR is a VR simulation game.

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33# INVASION! - 2016

Review
82
Score
Screenshot of the video game INVASION!
Screenshot of the video game INVASION!
Screenshot of the video game INVASION!

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Narrated by Ethan Hawke and created by the director of Madagascar, INVASION! is a colorful VR animated short about a duo of aliens with grand ambitions to take over our world. Instead, they are greeted by two adorable, white bunnies…..and you are one of them! Come experience what happens!
INVASION! is a casual VR adventure game during world war 2.

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34# Sayonara Umihara Kawase - 1994

Review
79
Score

Umihara Kawase is a girl who uses a fishing hook as a grappling hook. You’ll need quick reflexes to swing your way through the branching surreal environments. Use your brains to figure out the best way through. They say fish is brain food—you’re going to need it!
Sayonara Umihara Kawase is a platform game.

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35# Battle Fleet 2 - 2014

Review
80
Score

Welcome Admiral! Select your fleet, assign weapons, and sink the enemy fleet by controlling each of your ships down to setting the aim and range of each weapon's shot. Features include full open world Pacific & Atlantic campaigns, cross-platform multiplayer and awesome turn-based naval battles.
Battle Fleet 2 is a turn-based strategy wargame game.

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36# Perch - 2015

Review
80
Score
Screenshot of the video game Perch
Screenshot of the video game Perch
Screenshot of the video game Perch

Early Access

Requires a virtual reality headset.

"The World Is Flat!" Proclaims Sir Douglas.To defeat you, the heretic, who would believe the world is round, he has amassed a diverse army to siege your castle.Our game is compatible with both HTC Vive and Oculus Rift!
Perch is a puzzle game.

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37# Stealth Labyrinth - 2016

Review
80
Score
Screenshot of the video game Stealth Labyrinth
Screenshot of the video game Stealth Labyrinth
Screenshot of the video game Stealth Labyrinth

Stealth Labyrinth is a first-person shooter game based on stealth mechanics. In a sci-fi labyrinth, the player must proceed, room after room, finding the right way until the end, before the time is out and everything explodes and avoiding all guard robot.
Stealth Labyrinth is a stealth FPS (First Person Shooter) game in a science fiction world.

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38# NoLimits 2: Roller Coaster Simulation - 2014

Review
80
Score
Screenshot of the video game NoLimits 2: Roller Coaster Simulation
Screenshot of the video game NoLimits 2: Roller Coaster Simulation
Screenshot of the video game NoLimits 2: Roller Coaster Simulation

NoLimits 2 is the ultimate roller coaster simulation that lets you experience authentic roller coaster thrills. Climb into the world's most famous roller coasters and experience the excitement in real time. Or design a new roller coaster that is engineered to your specifications.
NoLimits 2: Roller Coaster Simulation is a simulation game.

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39# Emily Wants To Play - 2015

Review
76
Score

It’s 11pm and the last house on your route. The windows are boarded up, the yard is overgrown, but the lights are on and the front door is open… strange place to deliver a pizza. You’re getting soaked from the rain, so you hesitantly step inside the house. You shouldn’t have done that.
Emily Wants To Play is a horror survival-horror simulation game.

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40# Dead Secret - 2016

Review
78
Score
Screenshot of the video game Dead Secret
Screenshot of the video game Dead Secret
Screenshot of the video game Dead Secret

Dead Secret is a first-person horror mystery set in rural Kansas in 1965. A reclusive professor is dead and it’s up to you to crack the case before you become the next victim. Investigate the murder and explore the story Time Magazine called “captivating” and “deeply creepy” .
Dead Secret is a VR horror game.

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41# Rooms: The Unsolvable Puzzle - 2015

Review
75
Score
Screenshot of the video game Rooms: The Unsolvable Puzzle
Screenshot of the video game Rooms: The Unsolvable Puzzle
Screenshot of the video game Rooms: The Unsolvable Puzzle

Rooms: The Unsolvable Puzzle is a unique puzzle game inspired by sliding puzzles and platformer games. In a twisted mansion made of rooms that slide like sliding puzzle, player should find a way to the exit by moving rooms and using what's inside them.
Rooms: The Unsolvable Puzzle is a casual puzzle adventure game.

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42# Radial-G: Racing Revolved - 2016

Review
77
Score
Screenshot of the video game Radial-G: Racing Revolved
Screenshot of the video game Radial-G: Racing Revolved
Screenshot of the video game Radial-G: Racing Revolved

The fastest AG VR racer! Climb into the cockpit of a futuristic race craft and tear up the anti-gravity track. Offering single & multi-player action, Radial-G delivers full immersion combat racing on tubular tracks featuring gut-wrenching twists, jumps, splits & unique inverted racing.
Radial-G: Racing Revolved is a VR racing game in a science fiction world.

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43# Boogeyman - 2015

Review
75
Score
Screenshot of the video game Boogeyman
Screenshot of the video game Boogeyman
Screenshot of the video game Boogeyman

Live your childhood nightmare and try to survive against the Boogeyman. Equipped with only your flashlight, survive each night until the morning light.
Boogeyman is a horror game.

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44# TOKYO WARFARE - 2016

Review
77
Score
Screenshot of the video game TOKYO WARFARE
Screenshot of the video game TOKYO WARFARE
Screenshot of the video game TOKYO WARFARE

Arcade battling in real life locations of Japan commanding a multitone rolling beast. Choose between Japan Defence Forces and the invading Red Star forces and engage in battle in fully destroyable anime flavored environments.
TOKYO WARFARE is a tanks game.

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45# ADR1FT - 2016

Review
63
Score

ADR1FT is the story of an astronaut who wakes up floating silently in space amongst the debris of destroyed space station…the only survivor of a catastrophic event, left with no memory, a critically damaged EVA suit leaking oxygen and no way home.
ADR1FT is a first-person survival simulation game.

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46# Windlands - 2016

Review
72
Score

A first person grappling hook exploration game.Soar through the ruins of a fallen world and discover the secrets of the ancients. Designed with full Virtual Reality support for the HTC Vive and Oculus Rift, also works great in Non VR.
Windlands is a VR first-person game.

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47# Narcosis - 2017

Review
75
Score
Screenshot of the video game Narcosis
Screenshot of the video game Narcosis
Screenshot of the video game Narcosis

Survival, horror at the sunless depths of the Pacific Ocean: Stranded on the seafloor with low light and few tools, an industrial diver takes desperate steps to surface before his oxygen — and sanity — give out.
Narcosis is a horror survival-horror game.

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48# Adventure Time: Magic Man's Head Games - 2016

Review
75
Score
Screenshot of the video game Adventure Time: Magic Man's Head Games
Screenshot of the video game Adventure Time: Magic Man's Head Games
Screenshot of the video game Adventure Time: Magic Man's Head Games

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Experience Adventure Time like never before in this amazing new VR game, Magic Man’s Head Games.
Adventure Time: Magic Man's Head Games is a VR top-down view adventure game.

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49# Legend of Dungeon - 2013

Review
69
Score

Legend of Dungeon is a randomly generated action RPG Beat'em'up with heavy Rogue-like elements, striking visuals, and dynamic music.
Legend of Dungeon is a rogue-like game.

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50# Bazaar - 2016

Review
74
Score
Screenshot of the video game Bazaar
Screenshot of the video game Bazaar
Screenshot of the video game Bazaar

Requires a virtual reality headset.

Fly on a magic carpet through the mystical land of Bazaar, collecting exotic trinkets for your journey! Beware dart traps, sea cobras, and hungry crocs that lurk around corners. Vandal monkeys have stolen relics from the guardian of the labyrinth - will you recover them in time or be trapped forever?
Bazaar is a VR strategy game.

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