Montage time! See 14 Oculus Rift games in under a minute

Oculus Rift consumer version

A new hype reel debuted at the Oculus Connect 2 developer conference this morning, showing off some of the games heading to the techno goggles sometime in the future. Among those included are Adr1ft, The Vanishing of Ethan Carter, Battlezone, Edge of Nowhere, Gang Beasts (huh?), and more.

Despite the breadth of genres, I can't help but wonder about the job VR still faces when it comes to communicating its potential. These games all look fairly nice, but without seeing them running in VR, it's nearly impossible to understand how the medium changes the way they're played or perceived. For most folks, videos like this mean little until they get a chance to strap on a Rift themselves.

Handily, our man at the conference will be putting some of these through their paces soon and reporting back.

James Davenport

James is stuck in an endless loop, playing the Dark Souls games on repeat until Elden Ring and Silksong set him free. He's a truffle pig for indie horror and weird FPS games too, seeking out games that actively hurt to play. Otherwise he's wandering Austin, identifying mushrooms and doodling grackles.