This week has been full of fun and exciting news within the VR industry. We’ve seen the announcement of Owlchemy Lab’s new upcoming game called Vacation Simulator, Qualcomm’s announcement about Snapdragon 845, and the release of the Rift Core 2.0 Beta. But that’s not all we should be excited about. There are some new VR games to check out on the Oculus Rift.
Below is a list of new VR games and experiences available on the Oculus Rift:
Justice League VR: The Complete Experience – $9.99
This is a Justice League VR experience where you will be able to become your favorite superhero characters in virtual reality. This includes Batman, Wonder Woman, Superman, Aquaman, The Flash, and Cyborg.
The Missions include:
• Outrace your enemies as Batman
• Fight Parademons as Wonder Woman
• Fly across land and sea as Superman
• Face a creature from the deep as Aquaman
• Stop a ticking bomb as The Flash
• Take out enemy drones as Cyborg
Merry Snowballs – $4.99
Alright everyone, it’s time to gear up. We are about to embark on a massive snowball fight in VR. You will be battling against friends, foes, gingerbread men, and even Santa Claus!
Users will be equipped with cool gadgets and powers such as Ice Guns, Triple Snowguns, Slow Motion, Blizzard, Lightning, and more. Your goal is to make sure to get up on that leaderboard and show who the boss is of this snowy town. Ho Ho Merry freaking Ho everyone!
Scanner Sombre – $9.99
Regaining consciousness you smell the damp. Opening your eyes you see the stone walls of the chamber flickering by the light of the fire; you stumble to your feet and kick a helmet clattering across the floor. Slowly the ache in your head begins to subside and you notice the beginnings of a passage. After a few steps the darkness consumes you. Returning to the safely of the fire you see a LIDAR scanner on the floor – a trigger press results in a faint glow coming from inside the helmet. You put the helmet on, adjust the beam-width and proceed into the abyss….
Yeah, you should check it out.
Neon Seoul: Outrun – $9.99
What’s it like to go really really fast in VR? Well, you can find that out in Neon Seoul: Outrun where you’ll be crusing on a hoverbike through neon Seoul. You’ll be exceeding speeds over 1,000 km/h which is pretty dang fast.
Oh, and you’ll be cruising with style listening to Synthwave Dreams which features artists such as Isidor, Raphael Gesqua, and Noise Symphony.
LyraVR – $14.99
Have you ever wanted to make music in VR through different wave formulas? Well, you should rejoice as LyraVR is a great option for that. Built from the ground up for VR, LyraVR is a music creation platform that offers everyone from the casual user to the most ardent musician the chance to create and enjoy incredible music sequences in full room-scale VR.
Jam Session VR – $2.69
Drums? You like drums? Do you like harps? Do you like theremins? Well, you should probably check out this VR game then were you will be able to jam out by the beach without the crowd booing you. You’ll be able to play various instruments and create new music you can jam out to. Unleash your inner music abilities!