Celebrate the Best of VR Gaming with The Game Awards 2022 Nominees

Oculus Blog
November 16, 2022

It’s been another banner year for VR. Whether you’re a casual gamer, a story seeker, a zombiephile, or somewhere in between, odds are there’s a game to suit your tastes. And the nominees for 2022’s Best VR/AR titles from The Game Awards reflect that in spades.

After the Fall®
Welcome to “The Line.” ... Decades have passed since the apocalypse turned 1980s Los Angeles into a snow-crested wasteland, overrun by mutated undead. Starting out in an underground camp with up to 32 other player survivors, you take up arms as a new Harvest Runner. Your mission? Venturing out above ground to expand the Line’s reach into the city and fuel humanity’s survival for another day.

Developer: Vertigo Games
Available On: Meta Quest 2 + Meta Quest Pro // Rift Platform

Among Us VR
Among Us VR is a party game of teamwork and betrayal. Grab your crew and headset and launch into the VR version of this hit multiplayer game. Play with four to 10 players as you complete tasks to hold your ship together. But beware! One or more random players among the crew are Impostors bent on sabotaging and killing everyone.

Developer: Innersloth LLC, Schell Games, and Robot Teddy
Available On: Meta Quest 2 + Meta Quest Pro // Rift Platform

Sentenced to death, you embody an outcast escaping fate, discovering a pathway to a hidden underground research facility. A series of challenging experiments and discoveries await. A road to the truth calls from the void.

Developer: Stress Level Zero
Available On: Meta Quest 2 + Meta Quest Pro // Rift Platform

Moss: Book II
Quill is back—and she’s being hunted. Those who seek to unmake this world are desperate for the Glass she holds, and they’ll stop at nothing to claw it from her grasp. But the young hero has a plan of her own, one that could finally end the merciless rule of the Arcane and restore peace to Moss once more. To stand a chance, Quill will need a true partner by her side—and we hope that partner is you. With her, you’ll venture deep inside the hexed castle of the Arcane where dangerous terrain, challenging puzzles, and enemies twisted in fire and steel await.

Developer: Polyarc
Available On: Meta Quest 2 + Meta Quest Pro

Red Matter 2
Red Matter 2 is an adventure that takes place during a dystopian Cold War whose events occur after Red Matter. It is the story of how people trapped in a reality created by their rulers rebel against their destiny and fight to do the right thing. You will embark on the journey of a lifetime to the far reaches of the solar system. This will make you question your entire reality as you face the Red Matter more unleashed than ever.

Developer: Vertical Robot
Available On: Meta Quest 2 + Meta Quest Pro // Rift Platform

Which of the five is your favorite? Cast your vote today, and tune in to The Game Awards December 8 at 4:30 pm PT to see who comes out on top.