VRFocus compile another list of virtual reality (VR) titles to look forward to over the course of the next week. Make sure to watch the accompanying video at the bottom of this article to preview the gameplay of each one. Be sure to also follow us across our social media accounts to receive further news on each videogame, including full reviews in the near future.
Half-Life: Alyx – Valve Corporation
Valve’s latest videogame is set between the events of two acclaimed titles: Half-Life and Half-Life 2. In this new epic, the inhabitants of City 17 have been taken over and it’s down to father and daughter team – Dr. Eli Vance and Alyx, to lead a resistance and reclaim the land.
- Supported platforms: Valve Index, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive and Windows Mixed Reality
- Launch date: 23rd March
Paper Beast – Pixel Reef
In this unique new title by Pixel Reef, you interact with amazing paper wildlife big and small. From the designer of popular titles Another World and From Dust, Pixel Reef describes Paper Beast as being filled with “decades of lost code.” This wilderness represents the huge memory of a data server “a complete ecosystem, born from the hidden confines of big data” with no text or dialogue throughout.
- Supported platforms: PlayStation VR
- Launch date: 24th March
Down The Rabbit Hole – Cortopia Studios
Serving as a prequel story to Lewis Carroll’s classic tale, you play through the videogame as a girl who has found herself in Wonderland before Alice herself. In this interactive story, you must find your way home while solving puzzles and encountering a series of familiar faces from the Alice In Wonderland universe. Also featuring a range of hidden collectables and a unique VR locomotion system.
The Room VR: A Dark Matter – Fireproof Studios
Following a police investigation into the disappearance of an Egyptologist from The British Institute of Archaeology, you must use a range of gadgets to explore a range of locations and unearth the truth while encountering otherworldly forces.
- Supported platforms: Oculus Quest, Oculus Rift, HTC Vive, Valve Index, Vive Cosmos, PlayStation VR and WMR
- Launch date: 26th March
B-Team – Twisted Pixel Games
Finding yourself in the midst of an alien invasion where the world’s greatest forces have already been defeated, it is up to you and your team to sort the mess out. Featuring four different characters with unique abilities to play as, you are tasked with using a range of special weapons to fight through the land, solving puzzles in hope of defeating of this war-hungry alien race.
- Supported platforms: Oculus Quest
- Launch date: 26th March