If you want to know what new VR games you’ll be able to play on your Quest or Quest 2, come and read our guide on upcoming Oculus Quest games below! We are live updating our list as new games get their official release dates so that you know everything new for 2020.
Our new games list below shows you the newest games for the Oculus Quest as well. If you have just received your Oculus Quest 2, the new games below are available to play with improved graphics quality.
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- When Are New Oculus Quest Games Released?
- Upcoming Oculus Quest Games
- Star Wars: Tales From The Galaxy’s Edge
- Wolves in the Walls
- Contractors VR
- Facebook Horizon
- The Climb 2
- Jurassic World: Aftermath
- Traffic James
- New Oculus Quest Games
When Are New Oculus Quest Games Released?
All upcoming Oculus Quest games are released on Thursdays at approximately 1pm EST in the official Oculus Store. Oculus also lists some of the upcoming games in advance so that you know whats coming.
We take the upcoming Oculus Quest games list from the store and list is below in addition to games announced by other game studios.
Other than the official Oculus store, new games are also regularly released on SideQuest. SideQuest doesn’t have any set release date or times. We keep a list of the best SideQuest VR games for you to check out.
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Next up, have a look at what new games are coming soon for the Oculus Quest. NEW in this guide, we’ve added videos for each upcoming Oculus Quest game so that you can preview whats upcoming in more detail.
Upcoming Oculus Quest Games
The following games have been announced as coming soon for the Oculus Quest.
Star Wars: Tales From The Galaxy’s Edge
Release Date: November 19th
Star Wars: Tales From the Galaxy’s Edge is an action-adventure virtual reality experience where you’ll travel to the planet Batuu and get caught up in your own unforgettable story. Fight alongside new and familiar characters, and face intimidating villains, as you explore all-new regions and eras of the Star Wars galaxy.
Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge has been crafted for all types of players and fans. The experience takes place on the outskirts of Black Spire Outpost, a remote trading port as depicted in Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, the epic and immersively themed lands at Disneyland Resort in California and Walt Disney World Resort in Florida.
You’ll play as a droid technician operating near Batuu, but when a group of Guavian Death Gang pirates attack you’ll be forced to jettison the ship’s mysterious cargo and head for an escape pod. After crashing on Batuu, you’ll explore the outskirts of Black Spire Outpost, and learn how the actions of one person can change the galaxy.
Wolves in the Walls
Release Date: TBA
Wolves in the Walls is a highly acclaimed interactive VR movie. This 40 minute interactive fable based on the book by Neil Gaiman and Dave McKean.
What makes the noises we can’t explain? Eight-year-old Lucy is convinced it’s wolves. Her family is not so sure. But something has been stealing Mom’s jam, glitching Brother’s games, and howling over Dad’s music.
Lucy desperately wants to warn them all, and she needs your help. Will you believe her?
Because when the wolves do, in fact, come out of the walls, it’s all over. Help her discover what’s hiding inside the walls of her house. Capture proof with photographs, search for clues with a magnifying glass, and defend Lucy’s pig puppet.
Wolves in the Walls is the winner of the 2019 Primetime Emmy® for Outstanding Innovation in Interactive Media.
Release Date: December 3rd
Contractors VR is a first person shooting game for VR. Similar to Pavlov VR and Onward, Contractors is a multiplayer VR game. You play online with friends or strangers around the world. Contractors is compared a lot to the Call of Duty franchise and is the closest experience there is to playing CoD in virtual reality.
There are different multiplayer maps included in Contractors. In each game, you have different objectives such as eliminating the other team or capturing checkpoints.
Some of the features that Contractors VR has:
- Realistic weapon handling
- Multiple online multiplayer maps
- Different game modes and objectives
- Customizable loadouts
- Practice area to refine your skills
- A mod kit so that the community can create new maps and game modes
- Premium graphics
In May of 2020, the Contractors VR beta was put on SideQuest for free to try out and test. Now, it is officially an upcoming Oculus Quest game in the official store.
Release Date: TBA
Facebook Horizon is a social experience developed exclusively for Oculus VR headsets. It has been marketed as one of the most ambitious upcoming Oculus Quest games ever created.
Horizon is a virtual world full of things to explore. Interact with friends and strangers around the world. It is completely open, meaning that you can create your own games on the system and have others join and play. Coordinate or join media watch parties to watch movies and TV shows in the application together.
Facebook Horizon was announced in 2019 and has been in closed-beta for some time now. There are rumors that open beta will launch at Facebook OC7 on September 15th, 2020.
The Climb 2
Release Date: TBA
The thrill of climbing comes alive with The Climb 2 -explore a new city setting and exhilarating new maps with breathtaking views. Ascend grand peaks, navigate vast caves, climb skyscrapers, and discover hidden shortcuts as you find your path to the top.
Compete with friends and conquer leaderboards in asynchronous multiplayer modes. From exploring mountain environments to scaling urban settings, feel the rush of climbing without ropes, and experience breathtaking vistas as you scale new heights.
The Climb 2 is a sequel to the original game, with better graphics and more goals to achieve.
Jurassic World: Aftermath
Release Date: TBA
Jurassic World Aftermath is a suspenseful, survival VR adventure. Crash-landing on Isla Nublar after the fall of Jurassic World, you find yourself trapped in a research facility when your mission to recover valuable information goes disastrously wrong.
Your only hope of escape is to retrieve the confidential information while trying to avoid three deadly Velociraptors. To survive, you’ll need to explore, solve puzzles, and find ways to distract and hide from the ferocious Velociraptors that stalk your every move.
Jurassic World is an ambitious new Oculus Quest game optimized and built for the Quest 2.
Release Date: Winter
In Traffic Jams, your job is to direct traffic around the world. Prevent accidents and keep cars moving in an orderly fashion in a variety of difficulty levels and games. Traffic Jams also included a couch party mode where your friends can help out or sabotage you with their phones.
Traffic Jams looks like a lot of gun and chaos. You have to deal with rude pedestrians, aggressive drivers, and meteors. Pass each level to unlock new skills and talents to help you out.
This upcoming Oculus Quest game arrives for all VR headsets in the winter 2021.
What other upcoming Oculus Quest games are you looking forward to? Comment down at the bottom of this post and let us know!
New Oculus Quest Games
The most recent games and apps released for the Oculus Quest are below.
Release Date: TBA
SPHERES is a beautiful VR movie. It is 13 minutes long and is directed by Eliza McNitt, produced by Darren Aronofsky, and narrated by Millie Bobby Brown, Jessica Chastain, and Patti Smith.
Uncover the hidden songs of the cosmos through this SPHERES is a powerful, immersive spectacle that fuses art with science. It uses Oculus Quest hand tracking and light interactivity, you travel the universe discovering the symphony of sound and light.
SPHERES is a relaxing and immersive experience. If you use your Quest 2 to play nothing but games, take a break and enjoy this VR movies.
Release Date: October 29th
Blair Witch is a horror-adventure game with a full story based on the Blair Witch horror movie. You play Ellis, a former police officer who joins a search party for a missing boy in Black Hills Forest in Maryland. With your K-9 sidekick by your side, you soon confront your darkest nightmares, a force known as the Blair Witch.
Your dog, Bullet, is your eyes, ears, and nose in the woods. The entire game, originally for PCVR, has been redesigned and rebuilt for the Oculus Quest.
The game features gesture commands, hand-based petting and fetching, and new creature encounters not found previous. If you are brave enough for horror games in virtual reality, this is an upcoming Oculus Quest game worth checking out! The game arrives for the Quest just in time for Halloween.
Release Date: October 22nd
Population: ONE is a battle royale game similar to Fortnite, which is built from the ground up for VR. It’s one of the most anticipated upcoming Oculus Quest games ever due to its ambitious multiplayer and gameplay.
Drop into a colorful, near future world with limitless combat possibilities. Welcome to POPULATION: ONE, where you and your squad must fight together to survive until the end. POPULATION: ONE delivers unparalleled vertical freedom and mobility with its unique Vertical combat System.
Fly through the map to rain down bullets from above. Climb anything you see to gain the high ground advantage. Build strategic cover to protect your squad. Use your environment to FIGHT ANYWHERE.
Release Date: October 22nd
Star Shaman is an action puzzle game with a funky science fiction theme to it. You play a spell casting wizard in space who has to use your powers to defeat different objects, enemies, and puzzles.
Throughout your journey, you will meet well-intentioned and untrustworthy travelers and discover new spells and moves to master. Enhance your powers before beaming back out into space to pursue your quest: to bring the groove of life back to the most remote corners of the universe.
Star Shaman is out for all VR headsets now!
The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners
Release Date: October 13th
Face all the horrors that the living and the dead can offer in this new VR adventure in The Walking Dead universe. Travel through the ruins of walker infested New Orleans as you fight, sneak, scavenge, and survive each day unraveling a city wide mystery within the iconic quarters.
Encounter desperate factions and lone survivors who could be friend or foe. Whether you help others or take what you want by force, every choice you make has consequences. What kind of survivor will you be for the people of NOLA?
Explore New Orleans in a free roam survival horror adventure. Scavenge for anything that you can; weapons, food, tools, and clues. Be wary of the living and the dead: spatial audio will draw attention to any loud noise, bullets or otherwise. Craft makeshift gear out of scrapped material; blades, guns, medicine, and more. Survive your way:
The Walking Dead: Saints and Sinners is one of the most popular PCVR games of all time. It’s been one of the most highly anticipated upcoming Oculus Quest games for a long time.
Release Date: October 9th
Blaston is a VR dueling game. It’s a competitive battle between you and your friends.
Within the slow motion bullet-hell of Blaston, you continuously dodge, duck and dive to evade incoming attacks from your opponent in this PvP combat game that combines skill, strategy and speed with an incredible arsenal of futuristic high-tech weapons.
Unleash the same or more on your opponent while remaining hyper aware of the confines of your gladiator-like jousting platform just a stone’s throw away from your opponent. Most importantly, Never. Stay. Still.
Blaston was showcased back in the summer showcase event and finally comes to the Oculus Quest officially soon.
Tsuro: The Rise of the Path
Release Date: October 23rd
Tsuro is a blissful and relaxing board game set in a tranquil garden. In the game, you can either move your stone or build out the path of the game. As you progress, the path on the board will intersect with other players and lead you in good or bad directions. If you go off of the board, you are eliminated.
Tsuro is a popular board game (which you can check out here). The VR version of the game retains all of the same rules, but places everything in a nice zen garden environment.
There are not enough board games in virtual reality, so Tsuro is a really upcoming Oculus Quest game to try out. It will only cost $9.99 on its release date, which is a reasonable price for what you get in return.
Until You Fall
Release Date: October 1st
Until You Fall is a hack-and-slash action game where you have to fight your way through different levels and enemies. You have to attack, dodge, block, and cast spells against monsters in a fantasy world.
Rewards, power-ups, and other aspects of the game are randomized. This means that no two games is exactly the same. Despite the frantic nature of the game, it is comfortable to play in virtual reality.
Until You Fall is available for PCVR devices on SteamVR already and multiple people have said it is their favorite VR game!
Solaris: Offworld Combat
Release Date: September 24th
Solaris: Offworld Combat is a first person choosing game that is coming soon for the Oculus Quest and Rift S. It is an 8-player online shooting game where you play 4vs4. There are multiple game modes including deathmatch and control the point.
Solaris: Offworld Combat has a similar feel to Echo Arena. The action is quick and high paced. You can pick up different weapons across the map to use in battle. Solaris is a highly anticipated upcoming Oculus Quest games.
Release Date: September 17th
Cubism is a puzzle game where you have to fit colored blocks into a specified space. The game has been available on SideQuest for the last number of months, polishing its craft. Now, it is going to be available in the official Oculus store.
Cubism recently introduced hand tracking as a feature so that you can pinch and move your hands to manipulate blocks on the screen. It’s a good demo of how you can use your hands to play VR without the Oculus controllers.
For upcoming Oculus Quest games, Cubism is a unique puzzle game worth checking out.
Holopoint: Oculus Edition
Release Date: September 10th
Holopoint is an intense archery experience. It’s a skill-based game where you have to fight through waves of samurai and ninjas. Shoot your arrows as quickly as possible to pass each level.
Holopoint is a skill based game where progression is based on player skill and training rather than unlocks. Like many arcade style games, personal progress and a high score is the goal. This game quickly becomes difficult and requires an active mindset. Holopoint is designed so that only a few determined archers will reach the last wave.
This is one of the few upcoming Oculus Quest games that have had an intense comfort level rating!
Sphere Toon: 3D VR Comics
Release Date: September 10th
Sphere Toon is a VR comic platform. It’s not a game. You can read comics in full virtual reality, watching the pages comes to life in front of you.
The following comics are included:
- SUPERNATURAL GIRL | HORANG
- OK-SU STATION GHOST | HORANG
- BUNKER MAN PART 1 | SEONGDAE OH
- BUNKER MAN PART 2 | SEONGDAE OH
- SAMPLE | SINI & HYUNO
- BONGCHEON-DONG GHOST | HORANG
- GHOST IN MASUNG TUNNEL | HORANG
- LIKE UMBI | HYEOK JU KWON
Release Date: September 3rd
Bond with a baby falcon and go on an adventure. Falcon Age is a first-person, single-player action adventure where you’ll play as Ara in her fight to reclaim her cultural legacy in the lost art of falcon hunting against a force of automated colonizers.
The game starts on a dying colony planet with its culture destroyed, resourced depleted, and turned into a desert by machine invaders. Ara’s been wrongfully thrown in jail for a minor infraction. While she awaits her fate in a lonely cell, she passes the time by befriending a young falcon. Together they escape and set off on an adventure to help the resistance reclaim their freedom and drive off the invaders.
Falcon Age was an upcoming Oculus Quest game that was previously available for Playstation 4, PC, and PCVR.
Release Date: September 3rd
Spatial is a business collaboration platform. After creating your own personal avatar, you can join virtual work spaces with your friends and business partners. Some of the features included in the app are:
- Sit next to your friends and coworkers around the world.
- Use a virtual whiteboard to brainstorm ideas.
- Fill your space with information, pictures, and other things to help you work
Spatial integrates with Dropbox, Google Drive, and more. You can join from any augmented or virtual reality device, so the Oculus Quest is only one option for joining. During the pandemic, the 40 minute free limit has been lifted on Spatial. So you can use it as much as possible and commit to a long-term plan later.
Spatial was an upcoming Oculus Quest game for business collaboration, which has been a hot trend for VR lately.
Release Date: September 3rd
Cook-out is a food preparation game. Set in a magical forest, you and up to three friends have to cook food for characters as they come in. Using your hands, you have to make different sandwiches and burgers per instructions on the screen.
As you progress through levels, things get faster and faster so stay alert!
If you don’t have anybody to play with, you’ll have a simulated computer character to help you out. Cook-Out is similar to food preparation games for mobile phones, but is a lot more fun in VR. It’s an upcoming Oculus Quest game definitely worth checking out.
Release Date: August 27th
Shooty Fruity is a fun multi-tasking shooting game. In it, you have to do your job scanning items and other tasks while shooting guns! It’s a fun and frantic experience that originated on the Playstation VR. It’s critically acclaimed with high ratings and a lot of good fan reviews. It’s an upcoming Oculus Quest game that a lot of players have been waiting for.
As you progress through the story, you get upgraded guns and more power to fight enemies. You be able to use power ups such as slow motion and extra ammo to give you an advantage in the level.
The game is a fun, comfortable experience by nDreams.
What are your favorite games for the Quest? Do you know any other upcoming Oculus Quest games? We would love to see Blade and Sorcery or The Walking Dead come next!
Comment below and let us know.