Oculus is a new virtual reality headset that lets players step inside their favorite games and virtual worlds. But, what if you happen to step inside a scary gaming atmosphere where you see furniture levitating through paranormal telekinesis, doors opening with an unnatural force, sudden loud banging of doors, creepy spooky music and all that paranormal stuff? Have you wondered what it would be like playing scary oculus rift vr games?
Doesn’t that turn a virtual reality gaming experience into a real world gaming experience? Well, here are some horrifying oculus rift games you must give a shot. And scary games are not just paranormal stuff, there are some acrophobic games for Oculus VR that will let you experience your worst fear of heights.
10 Scary Oculus Rift VR Games List
1) Affected – A Virtual Reality Horror Experience
Affected offers a new level of immersion for gamers, heightened feelings of tension and more importantly, unprecedented levels of fear.
Journey through three chilling environments: The Manor, The Asylum and the The Carnival. New Level – The Hospital replaces the Asylum. All hold their own dark secrets and their own unique scares. Play each chapter individually or attempt to complete the whole journey if you’re feeling brave enough.
By utilising the Oculus Rift and Unity 3D, Affected launches player into their own worst nightmares. Cutting edge 3D graphics and dynamic sounds also work together to create an unparalleled immersive world like no other.
There are no puzzles to solve, no coins to collect, just three nightmares for you to stumble through…but can you make it to the end in one piece!
2) 100 Floors Horror Elevator
In this game, you will take a ride on a horrible elevator and experience something frightening. The higher the elevator gets, the more terrifying it becomes. This demo only has 9 floors, but it will be updated over time.
Bungee is an experiment using Unity Engine in order to test the Virtual Reality experience using Oculus Rift. it is recommended that you stand up while you are trying. When you are ready to jump, just test this on your own. Bungee does not have strong sounds right now, but in order to feel more of the jump, it is recommended to try this with headphones.
Hell is an experiment you can’t survive in Outlast, a first-person survival horror game developed by veterans of some of the biggest game franchises in history. As investigative journalist Miles Upshur, explore. Mount Massive Asylum and try to survive long enough to discover its terrible secret… if you dare.
5) Rift Coaster
Used in countless YouTube reaction videos, it quickly became the de-facto app to demonstrate the power of the Oculus Rift. Everyone who has ever played on the Rift has likely sat through its drops, twists and turns. Don’t expect a perfectly polished experience, because RiftCoaster HD is still very much in development.
It needs a hefty PC to run smoothly, has a few sharp bends and the scaling is slightly off, but it’s still and fantastic homage to the original demo, with the same recgonizable castle, huge drop, tented area and jump over the castle walls.
6) The Town of Light
The Town of Light is a video game, a first-person psychological adventure set in a former Italian psychiatric hospital, that draws inspiration from real events and places.
The Town Of Light came about through a long process of research in the field of Italian mental health and aims to consolidate the memory of a past which is recent, painful and too often forgotten.
Whispers is a short horror game for the oculus rift. In this game, you immerse yourself in a scariest dungeon environment with green flash lights, moving shadows, dead bodies, attacking skeletons and the music used in Whispers is quite gripping and scary.
8) Dreadhalls – Scary Dungeoneering
Dreadhalls is a scary dungeon crawler for the Oculus Rift, inspired by the rogue like genre and games such as Dungeon Master or Eye of the Beholder. Your objective is to explore the dungeon and find the exit while avoiding being discovered by the creatures that dwell in it.
Collect the 7 Piano Scores and play the piano to Escape from the Castle / Dungeon
10) The Forest
As the lone survivor of a passenger jet crash, you find yourself in a mysterious forest battling to stay alive against a society of cannibalistic mutants.Build, explore, survive in this terrifying first person survival horror simulator. The game will be available on Steam, Humble Bundle, as well as in GameStop Stores.
Full oculus rift compatibility for the most immersive experience possible. This will not be available in first version of alpha. Hope you try some of these scary oculus rift vr games and don’t forget to share your horrific experience with us.