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10 Virtual Reality Games We’d Love to Play

Outlast screenshot

With Sony’s announcement of the upcoming Project Morpheus headset yesterday along with Oculus Rift and Samsung Gear VR’s impending release, the age of true virtual reality gaming is almost upon us. We’ve spent some time visiting our back catalogue and having a look at 10 potential virtual reality games we’d love to experience…

10. Gran Turismo

The uber-realistic driving experience of Gran Turismo would make for one of the most perfect virtual reality games. Especially coupled with a steering wheel and a driving seat. The high speeds might make even the strongest of stomachs a little nauseous though.

Gran Turismo 6


9. The Elder Scrolls

Any massive open world game would make an amazing VR experience, but The Elder Scrolls takes the biscuit. There’d be something quite amazing about discovering new lands and intrepid adventuring across the regions of Tamriel, all from the comfort of your living room.

Skyrim PC Xbox PS3 screenshot


8. Mortal Kombat

Fighting toe-to-toe with the cold blooded warriors of Mortal Kombat isn’t for the faint of heart at the best of times – but as a virtual reality game? Only the very bravest could risk the brutal defeat of having their spine pulled out.

Mortal Kombat 9 beat em up screenshot


7. The House of the Dead

Most on-rails shooters would make great virtual reality games, since you don’t have to worry about moving around anywhere – the game takes you where you need to go. Just use your arms and your eyes to shoot where you need to – it’s the perfect platform for VR!

The House of the Dead Overkill


6. Borderlands

The brilliant cartoon style of Borderlands coupled with the crazy fast-paced action would make for a trippy virtual reality games experience. Although you may get a bad neck, constantly having to look down to talk to poor short Claptrap…

Borderlands the Pre-sequel screenshot
Continue to page 2 to see our top 5 virtual reality games we’d love to play. . .

Editor in chief // Kim's been into video games since playing Dizzy on her brother's Commodore 64 as a nipper. She'll give just about anything a go, but she's got a particular soft spot for indie adventures. If she's not gaming, she'll be building Lego, reading a thriller, watching something spooky or... asleep. She does love to sleep.