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The Biggest Announcements from the 2023 Meta Quest Gaming Showcase

The 2023 Meta Quest Gaming Showcase provided more than 40 minutes of content centered around the Meta Quest Platform. Catch up on the highlights with our recap post – no multi-page clickthrough required.

The Biggest Announcements from the 2023 Meta Quest Gaming Showcase

Introducing Meta Quest 3 | Coming This Fall

The Meta Quest 3 features a 40% slimmer optic profile and more than twice the GPU processing power. It will come out this fall starting at $499.

No More Rainbows | Launch Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Now available, No More Rainbows lets players use locomotion mechanics as the Beast of the Underworld to destroy happiness in a reversed good vs evil setting.

Little Cities | Sandbox Update | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Cozy VR city creator Little Cities will see a Sandbox Update.

Death Game Hotel | Announce Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

The latest game from White Owls, Inc. (Deadly Premonition), Death Game Hotel has players gambling with their life with games like Goblet of the Reaper and Death Poker.

Ghost Signal: A Stellaris Game | Fleet Expansion Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

An action-packed roguelite in space, Ghost Signal: A Stellaris game will bring two new ships, a Relaxed mode, and an Autosave feature.

Walkabout Mini Golf | Spring 2023 Update | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Walkabout Mini Golf: Journey to the Center of the Earth will come to the game on June 8, while Walkabout Mini Golf: Laser Lair will come out in July. In the case of the latter, it will include a bonus Exploding Kittens foxhunt by Elan Lee and a Pocket Edition for iOS.

Onward | Gaming Showcase Trailer – Update 1.11 | Meta Quest

Coming this summer, update 1.11 for Onward will feature new player animations, a redesigned tent game lobby environment, and revisions to the shooting range.

Demeo Battles | Announcement Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Supporting two to four players, Demeo Battles is a competitive turn-based strategy game that allows players to assemble an army of monstrous minions.

We Are One | Launch Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

A VR puzzle shooter where challenges meet FPS gameplay, We Are One has players using cloned versions of oneself across multiple time loops. The game is now available.

PowerWash Simulator VR | Announcement Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

PowerWash Simulator VR is coming to Meta Quest 2 in 2023.

Samba de Amigo | Announcement Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

SEGA’s Samba de Amigo will feature 40 songs from the world’s most popular genres, with additional songs arriving as post-launch DLC.

I Expect You To Die 3 | Gameplay Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

I Expect You To Die 3: Cog in the Machine will launch for the Meta Quest this summer.

Silent Slayer: Vault of the Vampire | Reveal Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Created by Schell Games (Among Us VR), Silent Slayer: Vault of the Vampire lets players become a stealth vampire as they take on powerful sleeping monsters.

Ghostbusters: Rise of the Ghost Lord | Story Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Set to release this fall, Sony Pictures VR’s Ghostbusters: Rise of the Ghost Lord will tell the original story of the titular Ghost Lord in San Francisco.

UNDERDOGS | Announcement Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

UNDERDOGS is a physics-based mech brawler that features more than 100 items, five tons of metal, and countless gangsters roaming the storeets of New Brakka.

Racket Club | Announcement Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Built for VR, Racket Club takes the fun of sports like tennis and pickleball and creates a brand new racket sport.

Vampire: The Masquerade – Justice | Announcement Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

A single player VR Adventure RPG set in the World of Darkness, Vampire: The Masquerade – Justice will come out this fall.

Dungeons of Eternity | Announcement Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Dungeons of Eternity is a cooperative action RPG that has players using physics-based weapons and magic.

7th Guest VR | Announcement Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

The 7th Guest VR has been designed as a love letter to those that enjoy mystery-puzzle games, along with those seeking a new and haunting VR experience.

Arizona Sunshine 2 | Cinematic Reveal Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Set to release this holiday, Arizona Sunshine 2 is the gory, next-gen sequel to one of VR’s most-played games.

Stranger Things VR | Gameplay Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Stranger Things VR will have players seeing things through the eyes of Vecna as they invade the minds and dreams of fan-favorite characters.

Attack on Titan VR: Unbreakable | First Concept Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Attack on Titan VR: Unbreakable will have players joining the Scout Regiment as they utilize three-dimensional movement to take on titans. The title will feature singleplayer and co-op modes, along with both Japanese and English dubs.

Bulletstorm | Announcement Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Players will step into the boots of Grayson Hunt in Bulletstorm as they use weapons, melee attacks, and an energy leash to take down enemies.

Asgard’s Wrath 2 | Official Gameplay Reveal Trailer | Meta Quest 2 + 3 + Pro

Sanzaru Games and Oculus Studios’ Asgard’s Wrath 2 will task players with stopping Loki when it comes out this winter.

Source: Press Releases, YouTube
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