By | December 1, 2023
New VR games December 2023: PSVR 2, Quest, Steam and more

After some new VR games in December 2023? We’ve rounded up our latest monthly highlights.

After a stacked October with roughly 50 launch games for Quest 3, things didn’t slow down with the holidays fast approaching. November offered an impressive slate of PowerWash Simulator VR, Vampire: The Masquerade – Justice, Demeo Battles, Pavlov Shack, Orbeats, Assassin’s Creed Nexus, Ironstrike, Sniper Elite VR: Winter Warrior and many more.

We’re not short of big releases in December, and be sure to tune in for additional announcements at the UploadVR Winter Showcase 2023. It’ll air on December 6 at 10 a.m. PT. We’ll be updating this list after the presentation and throughout the month, so keep this page bookmarked.

Right now, these are all the big upcoming VR games hitting Quest, PC VR, Pico, and PSVR 2 in December 2023.

LOFI Katana – December 1 (PC VR, Quest)

Posted by VRKiwi, LOFI Katana is a new VR rhythm game on Steam and App Lab that involves hitting shurikens with your katana and waving your fans to the beat. Beside LIV integration for streaming, it includes an in-game procedural generation system that analyzes songs to create custom levels. VRKiwi confirms that a PSVR 2 port is also planned for Q2 2024.

Warplanes: Air Corp – December 4 (PC VR)

Warplanes: Air Corp marks the third VR entry in the series following WW1 Fighters and Battles Over Pacific. Moving away from historical wars to a modern setting, you can now pilot helicopters alongside fighter jets and “multi-wheeled” combat vehicles. We don’t have a PC VR trailer but after a Quest launch in September it’s now hitting Steam.

Among Us VR – December 5 (Pico)

Almost a year since Among Us VR came to Quest and Steam, Schell Games is now bringing the social deduction game to Pico with cross-platform multiplayer. Schell who previously teased it will “showcase the 5th” suggests a simultaneous launch with PSVR 2, although that is currently unconfirmed.

Among Us VR Review: Deception & Detection In Another Dimension

Among Us VR is available now on Steam and the Quest Store from Schell Games. Is this VR’s new party game or will it be a ghost ship? Read our full review below. Schell Games is about as veteran a VR game studio as you can find. Its two

Arashi: Castles of Sin – Final Cut – December 5 (PC VR, PSVR 2, Quest 2)

Once a PSVR exclusive, Skydance Interactive is releasing the remastered Arashi: Castles of Sin – Final Cut this month on most major VR platforms. You can read our Gamescom preview to learn more, where we called it an entertaining upgrade marred by last-gen hangovers.

Arashi: Final Cut – An Entertaining Upgrade Marred By Last-Gen Hangovers

The upcoming Final Cut of Arashi has some clear upgrades, but also some last-gen hangovers holding it back. Read our impressions here:

Arizona Sunshine 2 – 7 December (Quest, PC VR, Pico, PSVR 2)

Vertigo Games wraps up a busy year with Arizona Sunshine 2, which arrives two days early on PC VR and PSVR 2 if you pre-order the Deluxe Edition. Set one year after the original game, the game includes full cross-platform multiplayer, two-player campaign co-op, and an endless 2-4 player Horde mode. Check out our preview and Quest 2 gameplay footage to learn more and stay tuned for our review next week.

Arizona Sunshine 2 Hands-On: Kill zombies with man’s best friend

Buddy is a really good boy ready to take out VR zombies for you in Arizona Sunshine 2.

LEGO Bricktales VR – December 7 (Quest)

Developed by ClockStone and published by Thunderful, LEGO Bricktales was previously released on flat screen platforms and mobile last year. The premise sees you help your grandfather restore his theme park, traveling across different locations as you come across characters in need of help.

Resident Evil 4 Remake VR Mode – December 8 (PSVR 2)

After Resident Evil Village in February, Resident Evil 4 Remake’s VR mode is next. With 3D audio, haptic feedback through Sense Controllers and a new first-person perspective, the VR mode covers Resident Evil 4’s entire campaign. Check out our Tokyo Game Show hands-on impressions to learn more:

Resident Evil 4 PSVR 2 Mode Hands-On: Spookier Than Quest

Resident Evil 4’s VR mode on PSVR 2 looks spookier than Quest, while improving on one of its flaws. Here’s our hands-on from the Tokyo Game Show:

Vertigo 2 – December 12 (PSVR 2)

An action adventure VR game from Zulubo Productions, Vertigo 2 sees you explore the depths of the quantum reactor as you attempt to return home. After a PC VR release in March, it’s now coming to PSVR 2. Spring review of the PC VR version has more details.

Vertigo 2 review: Creative and engaging SteamVR experience

Vertigo 2 offers a PC VR experience that is constantly creative and undeniably engaging.

Five Nights At Freddy’s: Help Wanted 2 – December 14 (PSVR 2)

After last month’s surprise PSVR 2 port for Five Nights at Freddy’s: Help Wanted, the sequel follows this December. With six categories of mini-games, Help Wanted 2 takes advantage of new PSVR 2 features such as eye tracking and headset rumble.

Not For Broadcast VR – December 14 (PSVR 2)

Released on PC VR and Quest in March, Not For Broadcast VR is a darkly comedic FMV adventure. Set in an alternate 1980s UK where an authoritarian political party has taken power and you control the news broadcast. We previously recommended tinyBuild’s propaganda sim in our review, praising its “top-notch story” and dark humor.

Racket Club – December 14 (PC VR, Pico, Quest)

Offering a different approach to VR racquet sports, Racket Club is now making its way to most major VR platforms this month. Resolution Games has a career mode, online multiplayer and mixed reality support on Quest and Pico, and has previously detailed the social mechanics and scoring systems.

Asgard’s Wrath 2 – December 15 (Quest)

Four years after the original Asgard’s Wrath appeared on the Rift, Meta’s biggest foray into AAA gaming to date arrives this month. We’ll bring you our review soon and you can check out our hands-on preview to learn more. As a reminder, anyone who purchases a Quest 3 before January 27, 2024 will receive a free copy.

Asgard’s Wrath 2: Meta’s AAA Investment Shines On Quest 3

We’ve been playing some of Asgard’s Wrath 2 from Sanzaru Games on Quest 3! First impressions:

Towers & Powers – December 15 (PC VR, PSVR 2, Quest)

Towers & Powers, a VR tower defense game, sees you save islands and their inhabitants from falling to the forces of chaos. It’s coming to most major VR platforms and a Steam demo is available now.

Tales of the Aswang VR – December 20 (PC VR)

Tales of the Aswang, developed by Paolo Villanueva, is a VR game that “explores the myths and epic creatures” of Philippine folklore, looking at books written by Maximo Ramos. “Walk and climb through the forest, solve puzzles, find artifacts, notes and letters to unravel the magical world of Aswang,” the Steam page reads.

Tiger Blade – December 22 (PSVR 2)

Influenced by Korean neo-noir film, Tiger Leaf promises “stylish, adrenaline-soaked combat” as you play as an assassin working within the Tiger Clans. Across the streets of Sewoon, you are tasked with stealing a mysterious package and making your way through thugs. Previously announced for November, it’s coming exclusively PSVR 2 on December 22.

Interested in learning about more upcoming VR games? Check out our full list below, covering upcoming Quest 2, PC VR, Pico and PSVR 2 releases in 2024 and beyond:

Upcoming VR Games 2023: New Releases on Quest, PC, PSVR 2 and More

Need a refresher on all the upcoming VR games in 2023 and beyond? Here are all the major games coming to Quest, PSVR 2, PC VR and Pico.

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