Experts are now forecasting a virtual reality market worth more than $150 billion worldwide by the year 2023. That’s a substantial growth from the estimated market value of less than $20 billion in 2019. If you’re ready to elevate the fun in your life, our list of the best virtual reality games will help you identify the right games for your next adventure with virtual reality in New York City. These games give you an excuse to do the unthinkable:

  • Claw your way out of a rocky tomb with an impatient temple guard breathing over you.
  • Find your way out of a creepy playroom before playtime gets the best of you.
  • Endure one psychological test after the other in hopes of maintaining your sanity.
  • Enjoy remakes of popular games like Call of Duty and Battlefield.

Which games will deliver each of these adventures? Spend a moment with our list of the 10 best virtual reality games for kids and adults to find out. You’re never too young or old to step into a virtual or augmented reality.

 

Goblins Quest

 

When the Goblin King takes you as a prisoner in a virtual realm known as Virea, you’ll do anything to find your way back to safety. The good news is that you’ll have the companionship of your friends, so hopefully, they can help you figure out the clues in this virtual reality escape room.

  • Players: 2-6
  • Game Duration: 60 minutes
  • Cost: $30 per player
  • Mission: revolt against the king and free yourselves

Geist Manor

 

When an unexpected knockout leaves you stranded in a little girl’s playroom, you have no choice but the play your way back to safety. The catch is that mommy says you can only play until midnight, and you’re all alone on this adventure. Can you trust one little girl to help you out?

  • Players: 1
  • Game Duration: 10 minutes or longer
  • Cost: $15 and up
  • Mission: escape a creepy playroom

Subject X: Abduction

 

Creatures of another world have abducted you by spaceship. You’re now held captive in their world, and they clearly intend on dissecting you one body part at a time. Can you find your way back to earth, or are you destined to serve as a science project for creatures of a faraway realm?

  • Players: 1
  • Game Duration: up to 10 minutes
  • Cost: $15
  • Mission: escape abduction before you’re dissected

Lost Legends: The Pharaoh’s Tomb

 

What happens when you wake up in a tomb overseen by an impatient temple guard? You work quickly to free yourself from the rocky fortress, but it won’t come easy. There’s no one to rescue and no one to help. Will you make it out on your own, or will the guard remove you himself?

  • Players: 1
  • Game Duration: up to 10 minutes
  • Cost: $15 and up
  • Mission: escape a rocky tomb under intense pressure

Ward 9: The Experiment

 

You’re working your way through a dark ward, enduring one excruciating test after the other. The experimentation process will require courage and determination, but you have the help of a trusted friend. Choose friends wisely because of their ability to pass each test will either stand in your way or help you along.

  • Players: 2
  • Game Duration: 30 minutes
  • Cost: $50 per pass
  • Mission: prove your sanity through experimentation

Bullet Sorrow VR

 

If you’re new to virtual reality in New York City, this beginner’s shooter game will introduce you quickly. You can play alone or with a group of friends.

  • Players: 1+
  • Game Duration: 15 minutes or more
  • Cost: $10-$35
  • Mission: win the battle with guns ablaze

Contractor$

 

Do you love Call of Duty? Kick it up a notch by stepping into this virtual reality New York experience. It was designed with Call of Duty fans in mind and is one of the most daring virtual reality games for kids and adults of all ages. If you have some gaming experience, you may prove an asset to your team.

  • Players: 4-5 per team
  • Game Duration: 30 minutes
  • Cost: $10-$35
  • Mission: assist your team in a Call of Duty scenario

War Dust

 

Have you captured the flag in Battlefield? If so, you have an advantage over your fellow players in this virtual reality remake. You never know how many opponents you may have, but the game delivers all the fun of the official Battlefield.

  • Players: multiple teams can play
  • Game Duration: 30 minutes
  • Cost: $10-$35
  • Mission: secure the flag before your opponent

 

Stand Out VR Battle Royale

 

You’re standing on a map with more than 60 others. Will you have what it takes to outlast them all? Or will you go down like many others who attempt this NYC virtual reality game with their hearts pounding? A remake of PUB G, this is one of the virtual reality games that you’re not likely to forget.

  • Players: 64
  • Game Duration: 30 minutes
  • Cost: $10-$35
  • Mission: outlast 63 other players

Rec Room: V

 

Count this amongst the best virtual reality games for kids of all ages. If you’re looking for clean, wholesome fun that every member of the family will enjoy, this is a collection of VR games that will do the trick. There are nearly 30 games included in the experience.

Are you ready to enjoy virtual reality in New York City? All of the virtual reality games listed here are available today at New York City’s exclusive entertainment complex, Escape Virtuality. Book your gaming experiences online. Get ready to immerse your mind and body in virtual and augmented reality experiences that utilize cutting edge gaming technology.