As the industry develops further and further, VR games become more prominent in the market. With VR games coming out at a much faster speed than ever before, there is absolutely no shortage of games to choose from, so you can fully immerse yourself in a whole new world full of adventure and wonders that will delight your every sense or, perhaps, even frighten them!
In this list, we will show you the top 5 RPG games for VR right now on steam!
Built from the ground up for VR alone, The Vanishing Realms is an RPG through and through. There is no shortage of fantasy, sword fighting and the wonderful sense of adventure that you might be looking for as well. Incorporating the usual RPG aspects like exploration, puzzles and mysteries, its great performance and wonderfully dangerous setting are sure to transport you into a whole new world full of monsters and mystical creatures to fight and conquer, making you feel as victorious as the adventurer you are at heart!
Developed by Badfly Interactive, Dead Effect 2 VR is the newest entry in a franchise full of gore, shooting and story.In a universe where colonist ships are the norm, you are tasked with clearing these sci-fi colony ships of enemies, while encountering friends along the way and a story full of RPG and narrative elements.
It is often overlooked, however, its boundary-breaking graphical capabilities and its incredible performance, mixed with a full campaign as well as a multiplayer and co-op mode (so you can enjoy shooting with your friends), is a gem that should be enjoyed by anyone who loves immersing themselves in a dangerous environment to come out victorious.
Whether you are new to the Walking Dead universe or, you are a major fan who’s followed its world for a while, this is a great entry for beginners and experts alike!
Set in the flooded ruins of New Orleans, you are tasked with surviving the zombie apocalypse, while facing difficult choices.
Speaking of choices, it is good to point out that every challenge you face and decisions you make are driven by you, making it so you have a grand impact on the story.
Designed exclusively for VR, Shadow Legend VR is a story-driven exploration RPG set in medieval times. In this game, you are tasked with using your sword, bow and magic skills to save your kingdom from Lord Adaroth, by freely exploring densely filled worlds full of life and mystery!
In typical RPG fashion, you are able to chat with various characters that roam the world, as well as bartering with merchants using your actual voice, which is a feature that greatly immerses you in the world, sometimes even more so than the headset itself!
It wouldn’t be an RPG list if Skyrim wasn’t somewhere in here. This is one of the holy grails of RPGs and, therefore, a VR implementation was the most logical step.
It is a port however, seeing the world of Skyrim in such an immersive level makes it feel new again.
It has great performance, graphical fidelity and, being highly moddable, you are sure to find a way to make it look exactly how you want it as well.