10 Games That Prove VR is Here to Stay

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From mental machines to drinking acid, the virtual reality games that impressed

From mental machines to drinking acid, the virtual reality games that impressed

Lucky's Tale

Lucky’s Tale is the closest thing to Super Mario in virtual reality today. It's a masterclass on how to sprinkle the VR fairy dust on traditional game genres (in this case, platforms) and make it work. Every creature, tree and building is adorable from every angle, making the world a multicolored joy to race through, with miniaturised diorama sections begging to be printed in 3D. You'd think the VR view would be uncomfortable while platforming but it actually helps you judge jumps and aim bombs, and the whole thing is short enough (four hours at a decent pace) to play through without fearing the headset will fuse to your face. 

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