Best of Quest 2021: A Look Back at the Year’s Top VR Games + Apps

Oculus Blog
January 7, 2022

From survival horror to guided meditation, 2021 was a banner year for VR. Today, we’re highlighting some of the best and most popular games, apps, and experiences of the past year.

Game of the Year: Resident Evil 4

Resident Evil 4 on Quest 2 transforms the survival-horror classic into an immersive adventure featuring intuitive controls and updated visuals.

Developer: Armature Studio
Available On: Quest 2

App of the Year: Guided Meditation VR

Escape the daily grind and head to a private beach, forest, or jungle to enjoy a soothing (and guided) meditation session.

Developer: Cubicle Ninjas
Available On: Quest Platform // Rift Platform

Top Paid 2021

Explore a winning lineup of crowd-pleasing experiences, from supernatural thrills and medieval action to aerial combat.

Top Free 2021

From powerful narratives to over-the-top action, this roster delivers essential free experiences on Quest.

Most Popular 2021

These are the fan-favorite experiences that keep us all moving, playing, and connecting, time and time again.

Top Action & Arcade Games

Be the hero and challenge yourself with blood-pumping action and immersive thrills, from historic combat to sci-fi battles.

Top Exploration

Experience everything from Earth’s natural wonders to surreal kingdoms and beyond, all from the comfort of home.

Top Family Games

Connect with family at home (or anywhere) with these casual experiences anyone can jump into and enjoy, regardless of skill level.

Top Music Games

Rock out to killer tracks and genre favorites while blasting targets, saving the day, and cutting the virtual dancefloor.

Top Strategy Games

Take command and lead your forces to victory, whether on a virtual gameboard or immersive battlefield.

Top Puzzle Games

Break out your thinking cap and try your hand at 3D brain teasers, immersive riddles, and narrative enigmas.

Top Social Experiences

Gather your pals (or make new ones) and jump into a collection of incredible multiplayer experiences.

Top Fitness & Sports

Stay active and keep moving with these blood-pumping fitness and sports experiences, from traditional workouts to free solo climbing.

Top Narrative Experiences

Experience powerful stories of community, friendship, and humanity like only virtual reality can deliver.

Top Productivity Apps

Work better and get more things done with this lineup of winning productivity apps.