The Oculus Rift is on sale for $399, so here are 5 games absolutely worth checking out
Still a pricey investment, but worth diving into
Of course, the amount of VR games currently available on the Oculus Rift store is staggering, and there are plenty more worth checking out. Like many of you, I don't have a high disposable income, so I couldn't play all the games I wanted to yet but given some rave reviews and word of mouth, here are a few more recommendations that seem like fantastic games worth checking out.
Edge of Nowhere - $39.99
Edge of Nowhere is a third-person VR adventure from acclaimed independent developer Insomniac Games. Victor Howard is on a journey to find his fiancée, Ava Thorne, who is part of a lost expedition to Antarctica. His rescue mission takes a sudden turn as he ventures deeper into a dark monstrous world where reality warps and twists around him.
Wilson's Heart - $39.99
Wilson’s Heart is an immersive first-person psychological thriller set in a 1940’s hospital that has undergone a haunting transformation. In this original VR adventure, you become Robert Wilson, a patient who awakens to the shocking discovery that his heart has been replaced with a mysterious device.
Knockout League - $19.99
Welcome to the Knockout League, a single player arcade style boxing game built from the ground up for Virtual Reality. Its intuitive gameplay involves moving and dodging with your body and 1:1 punch movement that lets you attack how you want without relying on buttons for main gameplay.
The Climb - $49.99
Scale huge heights and feel the exhilaration of extreme free solo climbing. Explore and enjoy the view or compete for the fastest times on leaderboards with Touch or gamepad controls.