30+ Best VR Games to Try in 2021 (OUR TOP PICKS)

Want to create an escape room with an immersive gaming experience?  Do you want to know the Best VR Games? Well, you have landed on the correct page. In this post, I will give an exhaustive list of the best VR games you could try out today to lose yourself in the world of virtual games whether you like full of action and stunt immersed thrillers or mind relaxing slow-paced drama we have got all for each of your mood swings.

Best VR Games for 2021

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So sit back and hold tight because we are going on a tour to the land of games where you will never want to come back from.

List Of Best VR Games In 2021:

Here is the list of Best VR Games:

  1. Half-Life: Alyx
  2. Superhot VR ( PSVR, Oculus, Mixed reality)
  3. Beat Saber
  4. Fallout  4 VR
  5. No Man’s Sky
  6. Vader immortal
  7. Star Wars: Squadrons
  8. Astro Bot
  9. Resident Evil 7
  10. Elite: Dangerous
  11. Star Trek: Bridge crew
  12. Keep Talking and nobody explodes
  13. Batman: Arkham VR
  14. Falcon Age
  15. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR
  16. Iron Man VR
  17. LA Noire: The VR Case Files
  18. Five Nights at Freddy’s: Help wanted
  19. Eve: Valkyrie
  20. Rec Room
  21. Minecraft VR
  22. Defector
  23. Tetris Effect
  24. Arizona Sunshine
  25. Space Pirate Trainer
  26. Moss
  27. Archangel: Hellfire
  28. Polybius
  29. Spider-Man: Far from Home VR
  30. Arktika
  31. Boneworks

So let’s dive in.

1. Half-Life: Alyx

If you are looking for a game that will take you to the depths of physics, has nerve-wracking puzzles, zombies, horror, and that to all in just one came then Half-Life: Alyx is your dream match. It has a comprehensive set of animation that would give you an out of the world experience.

Half-Life: Alyx

It won the award for best VR game of the year and several different VR/AR awards. It is developed under Valve sets and is available free of cost with Valve Index and HTC Vive Cosmos elite.

2. Superhot VR ( PSVR, Oculus, Mixed reality)

A must-try game for all VR users across the globe. The game is a first-person shooter game that was developed by the team of Superhot. It has a 360-degree motion to the game and the time is based on your movements thus giving you an experience of strategic game planning. It involves fights, guns, drop bombs, shurikens, and much more.

Superhot VR

It has been awarded the best VR game for almost decades after its release.

3. Beat Saber

Crazy about upbeat music and games, well what would be better than combining the two to one. Beat Saber is a rhythm-based game that was developed to give users an ethereal gaming experience. It involves neon-colored sabers that are used to slice the blocks rhythmically.

Beat Saber

The game supports almost all VR headsets. The game has bagged many awards in the Favourite VR game categories.

4. Fallout  4 VR

It is an extensive post-apocalyptic gaming tour with the best sound as well as video quality. It has all the new combative features and supports hand tracking with touch controls thus upgrading the user experience.

Fallout  4 VR

The game is designed by Bethesda Game Studios and has bagged hundreds of awards under its name.

5. No Man’s Sky

If you are a fan of survival games then this game is a work of wonders for you. With its entire gaming experience revolving around survival, exploration, trading, and combat. The game has hundreds of planets to discover.

No Man

This game is filled with infinite exploration and endless possibilities.

6. Vader immortal

Fan of star wars, this came is made just for you. It continues its journey in Vader’s fortress with an act of revenge game between Sith and Rogue One. It was developed by ILMxLAB and has a great cinematic experience.

Vader immortal

Originally it was developed for consoles like Oculus Quest and Rift but is now available on PlayStation VR as well. It has three series under its name and all are filled with a mystical ride.

7. Star Wars: Squadrons

The story set revolves around the Return of Jedi, which is a first-person space combat game. One word for this game is extraordinary with excellent use of animations and artificial motion it gives you an almost realistic feel of the environment around you.

star wars squadrons gameplay

8. Astro Bot

Be a robot and rescue your crewmates scattered around 5 different worlds. The player uses their body to look past obstacles and follow a track of environments to reach their crewmates. It uses a DualShock 4 controller to control the Astro.

Astro Bot

9. Resident Evil 7

A horror franchise game developed by Capcom, that increases your gaming experience by ten folds. Puzzle-solving, managing inventory, saving resources, and much more in the shoes of Ethan Winters on a rescue mission to save his wife.

Resident Evil 7

10. Elite: Dangerous

Space thriller developed by Frontier development, with missions spread across the galaxy the player needs to navigate their starship across the entire galaxy fighting, trading, and exploring the depths of space.

Elite: Dangerous

11. Star Trek: Bridge crew

This gameplay puts you as a Federation officer inside a starship and sends you across the Star Trek universe with the life of the ship and the crewmates in your hand.

Star Trek: Bridge crew

You are supposed to navigate the Starship across the star universe and complete sets of missions on the way.

12. Keep Talking and nobody explodes

If you enjoy playing games with your friends then this is the best game for you. In this you would require only 1 headset and all other friends of yours will navigate you towards a bomb defuser by using just a manual.

Keep Talking and nobody explodes

This is like a test of communication and how well you follow instructions.

13. Batman: Arkham VR

Looking for something slow-paced and cinematic to explore the detective in you then this is your game. The game puts in a bat armor and gives you strengths like teleporting, wings, throwing bat-arang, and much more.

Batman: Arkham VR

Take your time to explore the environment and solve crime scenes.

14. Falcon Age

Save your planet from the robots, with your pet bird falcon which grows in age as you progress through the game and learns new tricks. A comprehensive Sci-Fi experience with a falcon in one arm and stan Baton in another.

Falcon Age

15. The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR

The inevitable of all the games so far with a full VR transition system developed by Bethesda Game solutions. It is a single-player game and uses motions to play the game.

The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim VR

It includes a realistic gaming experience highly sensitive to gestures where you also discover the world of teleportation.

16. Iron Man VR

Iron Man VR

Avengers fan, want to wear that Tony Stark armor then here’s your game. With an impressive storyline of revenge against Ghost progress through the game by throwing punches and firing guns. You can even customize your suits for more realistic gameplay.

17. LA Noire: The VR Case Files

LA Noire: The VR Case Files

An extremely realistic experience in solving games, this game has its emphasis on facial gestures giving in a real-life experience wherein you are supposed to solve seven cases by suspecting clues and talking around with people.

18. Five Nights at Freddy’s: Help wanted

Five Nights at Freddy’s

If you love solving games in a horror environment and robots then this game is the perfect blend of the two for you. With seven mini-games built in this game screams horror and will give you a lot of jump scares throughout your mission.

19. Eve: Valkyrie

This game is played with a large number of players where you are supposed to shoot down the spaceships of the opposing team. It uses controllers to guide you through the game and involves head movements to give a vision to the obstacles.

Eve: Valkyrie

You are given different multiplayer modes and you can enjoy this game with your friends.

20. Rec Room

If you are new to VR and want to dip your toes into a more fascinating experience, start with this game. It is a light-hearted game that is developed for beginners to learn about various motions of VR like picking up objects, completing tasks, and so on.

Rec Room

21. Minecraft VR

Minecraft is an extensively popular game in its 2D version and to make it a notch higher we get a VR version of this game. The game is available on Windows 10 VR, and also on smartphones with high gaming power.

Minecraft

22. Defector

An intense spy action game developed by Twisted Pixel, giving you a vibe of Mission Impossible with a lot of freedom of movement and impressive game value.

Defector

23. Tetris Effect

If you want to sit down and enjoy different kinds of music along with visual pleasures then this is your game. The game takes you through different environments with different music where you would be required to perform some basic tasks.

Tetris Effect

24. Arizona Sunshine

If you love enjoying full-length games for long hours in the same environment then this game is just for you. This game offers an arcade experience and has a great amount of inventory to follow from. They involve shooting from distance and carrying an array of amulets with you.

Arizona Sunshine

25. Space pirate Trainer

This is a mixture of Star wars and guardians of Galaxy animation and gives you a space environment where you are supposed to shoot the things in space. It has a wide assortment of weapons and gadgets and slo-mo bullet timings giving you a cinematic experience.

Space pirate Trainer

26. Moss

Looking for a light-hearted adventure game then Moss is your choice, it has a protagonist named Quill the size of a rodent who is required to navigate through forests and various environments to save Quill’s uncle.

Moss -Best VR Games for 2021

It is filled with puzzles and players can manipulate the environments around them thus bringing the best of VR. It is developed by Polyarc.

27.  Archangel: Hellfire

This is a single-player shooting game that requires you to handle an array of weapons and use them to shoot enemies. You will be placed in a small building and can use artillery or punches to swat the bad guys away. They have a variety of skins and mech chassis.

Archangel: Hellfire

28. Polybius

Speed lovers here’s your game calling you, with a comprehensive “trancetastic” visual design this game requires you to shoot whatever comes ahead of you and avoid obstacles. This game has such a realistic VR that you are surely going to feel that motion sickness sitting at just one place.

Polybius

29. Spider-Man: Far from Home VR

The game is inspired by the movie  Spider-Man: Far from Home and gives you an exciting experience of swinging from buildings, and thrill rides and jumps across the entire neighborhood.

Spider-Man: Far from Home VR

30. Arktika

Designed exclusively for Oculus Touch this game is fully loaded with action where you will navigate through the world that has fallen in the ice age. You will be protecting the last colonies of Russia from raiders and horrifying creatures all in all this game gives you a great VR experience.

ARKTIKA

31. Boneworks

Another game giving you an enthralling world filled with physics; it is a story-based game where you navigate through various levels. The game involves solving puzzles. It is an extremely versatile game and has impressive combats with immersive virtual reality.

Boneworks

Frequently Asked Questions:

 

Which Gaming VR is the best?

There are various categories of gaming VR that come in the market, however, the top ones are as follows— The Oculus Quest 2, Sony Play Station VR, HTC Vice Cosmos.

 

Which are the most realistic game VR games?

The most realistic game VR games — Microsoft Flight Simulator (PC), Star Wars: Squadrons, Falcon Age, Pistol Whip, Iron Man, and so on.

 

Are VR games any good?

Yes, VR headsets games are lit for game lovers. These VR games offer high quality, high-octane entertainment along with stunning visuals and immersion.

 

Conclusion:

VR technology has evolved in its way for many years and is always developing. Its usage in gaming consoles are also very extensive, it makes the reach to virtual reality easier. With hundreds of games today using this technology we have almost real-life experience in playing with zombies, horrifying creatures, using guns, and so on.

So now that you have looked at a bunch of interesting games you can start your VR journey with the games you found to be most interesting. I hope you all found your match.

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