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Oculus Rift launch games lineup

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Virtual reality is hitting home in a major way this year, and the Oculus Rift is one of the first major headsets releasing in 2016. And with the Rift set to start shipping to players later this month, Oculus has revealed the 30-game launch line-up that will be available to the first Rift users.

The Oculus team has unveiled the lengthy list of launch games that will be available beginning March 28, including the pack-in title Lucky’s Tale and the pre-order included title (which is also purchasable separately) EVE Valkyrie.

The new Oculus Home portal to explore a user’s library, connect with fellow VR-using friends, and more has also been shown off, along with the Oculus desktop store for those who would rather explore the VR library on a 2D plane.

Alongside the announcement, a new trailer showcases some of these games and more of the titles expected in the coming months. Check out the trailer above as well as the full list below:

  • Adrift
  • Adventure Time: Magic Man’s Head Games
  • AirMech: Command
  • Albino Lullaby
  • Audio Arena
  • Project CARS
  • Chronos
  • Darknet
  • Dead Secret
  • Defense Grid 2 
  • Dreadhalls
  • Elite Dangerous
  • Esper 2
  • EVE Valkyrie Founder’s Pack
  • Fly to KUMA
  • EVE Gunjack
  • Herobound SC
  • Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes
  • Lucky’s Tale
  • Omega Agent
  • Radial G
  • Rooms
  • Shufflepuck Cantina Deluxe VR
  • Smashing the Battle
  • The Vanishing of Ethan Carter
  • Vektron Revenge
  • VR Tennis Online
  • Pinball FX2 VR
  • BlazeRush
  • Windlands

The Oculus Rift headset is set to start shipping to some pre-order purchasers on March 28. The HTC Vive headset will follow and begin shipping on April 5, while the PlayStation VR headset is set to arrive in October.

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