2019 has indeed been a great year for all virtual reality fans. New VR games and gaming devices including headsets such as Oculus Quest, and Valve Index are also been developed improving the gaming experiences in 2021. So it is time to look for more developments in the VR games and the exciting games to enjoy in 2021. We have outlined some of the top anticipated VR games in 2021.
1. Half-life: Alyx
This is one of the best VR games you will definitely be looking forward to, in 2021. The game will comprise of events that occurred in the 1998’s and 2004. The game is all about Alyx Vance and her father forming a resistance against The Combine race. You will, therefore, take the role of Alyx Vance and her father to fight the Alien race. The game is set to be launched officially in March this year. It seems to be one of the best VR games of the year based on the stunning screenshots already displayed on the internet.
2. The Walking Dead: Saint and sinners
The Walking Dead: Saint and sinners are set to be one of the interesting games to try out in 2021. The storyline is built on walking dead zombies and the human population fighting for survival from various calamities including violence, diseases, famine, and deaths. The game will feature a range of combat weapons which will help you survive the threats in order to win the game. The game will be launched on 23rd January and you can begin making your preparations to enjoy this stunning VR game with your friends.
3. The Walking Dead Onslaught
If you are looking for more VR games featured walking dead creatures then The Walking Dead Onslaught is a good recommendation to anticipate for in 2021. The game was set to be launched in 2019 however the studio pushed it to be released this year to make some improvements on the game experience. The game features a single-player using shotguns to decapitate the walking dead creatures.
Low-Fi is an Indian version VR game focusing on law enforcement in various parts of the city. You will, therefore, need to play the role of the police officers maintaining law and order in the streets and solving crimes in the city. The game is designed to feature an open world scenario and you should expect all types of scenarios in a law enforcement sector including taking bribes, framing innocent civilians and hanging out with criminals in casinos and pubs. A full version of the Low-Fi VR game is expected to be released towards the end of 2021.
5. After the fall
If you are a fan of VR games featuring monsters then this is one of the best games to anticipate for, in 2021. The game is filled with monsters and guns to shoot them. The game is set in the winter environment and therefore you will need some tactics to survive the harsh weather. The game is set for both single players and multiple layer modes making it an ideal choice to enjoy with your friends. You will also have the chance to build more advanced weapons, armor and other gears from the available items to fight the monsters. Vertigo Games has always produced stunning VR games and therefore it is anticipated that After the Fall game will be amazing too. However, the company has not yet confirmed the exact date when they will be launching the game but hinted that it will be released before the end of 2021.
6. Iron Man VR
The Iron Man VR game was one of the first games announced during the Sony Interactive Entertainment’s state event in March 2019 and is indeed one of the best games to anticipate for, in 2021. Players will have the chance to shoot, fly and punch in an effort to find survival means from the attacks. The launching date is set to be on 28th February 2021.
7. Paper Beast
This is one of the best anticipated VR games from the French Studio Pixel Reef. The game depicts a playful exploration scenario where the players will need to get better tactics to solve the various puzzles featured in the game. The game is filled with strange creatures and different landscapes and therefore you will need to interact with these creatures solving the given puzzles. The French Studio Pixel Reef states that the game is ready and will be released soon this year.
8. Lone-ECHO II
Lone-Echo II is one of the most anticipated VR games in 2021 with the stunning screenshots displaying visual and gameplay designs meant to make the gaming experiences enjoyable for all players. The game features Captain Olivia and Jack a robot character, determined to protect her. Most of the scenes are set deeper in the space and you will need to get ready to solve a couple of puzzles within the game. The developer, Ready at Dawn stated to release the game in 2019. However, due to some improvements in the efficiency and better experiences of the game, the developer pushed forward the release to be done this year.
9. Phantom: Covert Ops
Phantom: Covert Ops was meant to be released in 2019, however, the British VR developer stated that the company would launch the game in 2021 to improve some of the features in the game. The game features a range of weapons including silenced pistol, rifle and C4 helping you accomplish all missions. The game looks more promising based on the features displayed in the game. It may be ideal for single players.
10. Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond
Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond features an action setting gaming experience that occurred in World War II. The game takes you through a series of events on land, air and sea bases as you take the role to sabotage the enemy attack plans. While engaging the game as a single-player you will need to find better tactics to disable the Nazi war machine. The VR game will also feature multiplayer modes and therefore you will have the chance to play the game based on what you prefer. Various weapons and accurate settings are featured in the game to give you a wider option while looking for effective tricks to solve the puzzles. The Medal of Honor: Above and Beyond is indeed one of the most enjoyable gaming experiences anticipated this year. Ready spawn Entertainment has not however confirmed the exact date when they are intending to launch the game this year.
11. The Room VR: A Dark Matter
The Room VR: A Dark Matter series was introduced a few years ago and more of the fireproof games are to be launched this year. The game is designed in the British Museum version detailing more about the disappearance of an Egyptologist hence prompting a legal investigation on the case. As a player, you will, therefore, need to explore various locations to find the lost Egyptologist. The game revolves around a reality and illusion scenes coupled with several puzzles to be solved by the various players. The company stated that the VR game will be launched early 2021 including other advanced devices such as Oculus Rift, Oculus Quest and Valve Index among other headsets.
Offworld Combat is meant to be a multiple-player VR game featuring action-packaged gaming designs. If you are the kind of gaming fun who prefers action type of VR games, then the Offworld Combat is indeed the best option to consider. Multiple weapons and gaming items are availed to give you better shooting abilities. First Contact Entertainment has released a range of amazing VR games and therefore the Offworld Combat game is also anticipated to be stunning as well. The developer has already released the game trailer and thus the game is expected to be released early this year.
12. Pixel Ripped 1995
Ana Ribeiro and Brazilian Studio have been releasing a range of VR games and seams this year they have some stunning games for all VR gaming fans. The delightful experience of the Pixel Ripped game continues this year with more of the narrative storyline. The player will be fighting against the evil goblin. It is one of the most anticipated interactive VR 2021 games. The developer has not yet started the launch date when in 2021 it will launch the Pixel Ripped 1995.
If you are anticipating more amazing VR games in 2021, then the games discussed herein are great recommendations for enjoyable gaming experiences that you may need to try out in 2021. Different developers are working on a range of amazing games to try out this year and there is therefore much to anticipate for. Other VR gaming devices are also being developed to ensure better gaming experiences. Most of these VR games are quite affordable and you only need some smaller application charges and strong network connection to download the VR games. To access the various VR games you can simply visit the various PlayStation website and browse through the various upcoming VR games.