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The 12 Best Upcoming And Playable VRMMORPGs In 2024

The 12 Best Upcoming And Playable VRMMORPGs In 2024

Virtual Reality might have lost some of its hype but it will definitely have a place in the future of gaming. It allows you to step into another world and become someone else.

There are many different Virtual Reality games available, but which ones are the best? In this blog post, we will discuss the Virtual Reality MMORPGs that are worth your time!

This is our list of the worthiest playable and upcoming VRMMORPGs and a few non-MMOs that we still think MMO fans will enjoy in 2024.

Don’t get your hopes up because none of them even comes close to Sword Art Online. That kind of VR experience is still a long way off, but we have several titles that will put that VR headset of yours to good use.

12. The Maze: Humanity

  • Developer: InitiativeVR
  • Released: NA
  • Platform: Vive, Valve Index, Oculus Rift, Windows Mixed Reality.
  • For Fans of Sci-fi MMOs
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The Maze is a Co-op RPG

The Maze: Humanity has a gripping and terrifying premise. You are in a maze with an ever-changing layout.

The players’ minds drive these changes as their thoughts and memories influence the shape of the maze. And like that wasn’t enough, the place is filled with creatures whose favorite food is Human.

To make things even more interesting, the game doesn’t reveal the purpose of the maze from the beginning.

The game has a dual character system that allows players to combine classes.

11. God’s Domain

  • Developer: Kasumi Games
  • Released: NA – In Development
  • Platform: Vive, Valve Index, Oculus Rift.
  • For Fans of Fantasy MMOs
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God’s Domain has more realistic-ish graphics than the other games on our list

Kasumi Games brings us a VR fantasy game that has everything you could want from an MMORPG.

Players start by leveling their characters. Quests tell the story of a world engulfed in darkness that’s in desperate need of heroes.

As players level up, they acquire better weapons and armors. The goal is to prepare for difficult content.

We have PvE boss fights that require players to coordinate efforts. PvP pits adventurers against each other. There’s glory in winning, but the rewards are not bad either.

The gameplay also includes crafting and mini-games.

10. UnboundedVR

  • Developer: UnboundedVR
  • Released: NA
  • Platform: Steam VR, Oculus Quest, Windows Mixed Reality, PlayStation VR.
  • For Fans of Fantasy MMOs
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UnboundedVR is currently in development

Become an Archer, Warrior, or Mage and discover the realm of Exiles! This fantasy world provides a VR playground where you will team up with others to take down powerful foes in PvE raids.

If you are looking for another kind of challenge, PvP battles are on the menu as well.

UnboundedVR has a crafting component that invites players to gather raw materials and transform them into gear.

Pets are more than just companions, they will fight by your side if needed.

Clans, a traditional MMO feature, are part of the game so you can ally with like-minded people.

9. Elysium VR

  • Developer: Rav3 Inc
  • Released: NA – In Development
  • Platform: Oculus, PlayStation VR, Vive, Valve Index.
  • For Fans of Open World Games, GTA
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Elysium VR is currently in development

Elysium VR is an MMO game that puts players in the shoes of a Saint-Graice Islands citizen. The game is a real-life simulator with cartoonish graphics.

Instead of character classes, it has jobs such as taxi driver, policeman, lumberjack, business owner, and more.

You can also play as a jack-of-all-trades, work for another player, live in the city, hop on a motorcycle and explore the world, or acquire a piece of land and go into the real estate business.

Elysium VR has an open world that features different environments such as rainforests, mountains, deserts, and jungles.

8. Redemption’s Guild

  • Developer: Unlit Games
  • Released: Planned for late 2022 release
  • Platform: Oculus, Vive, SteamVR
  • For Fans of Fantasy RPGs
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Redemption’s Guild is a co-op RPG

From Unlit Games, we have a multiplayer VR action RPG that brings the fantasy world of Stellaria to your living room.

You can play alone but what’s the point in that when you can team up with three other players?

Features such as dynamically generated dungeons and arenas where you must survive waves of monsters keep players on their toes. And we mean that literally as Redemption’s Guild is designed as a standing and room-scale VR game.

Six character classes that can equip a large variety of gear are available.

7. A Township Tale

  • Developer: Alta
  • Released: 2016
  • Platform: Oculus Quest, Quest 2, Steam VR, Vive, Valve Index.
  • For Fans of Survival games, crafting
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A Township Tale is perfect for player who enjoy crafting and gathering features

A Township Tale is more of a multiplayer game than a VRMMO, but we have plenty of reasons to include it on this list. Not all MMO players are after large-scale social interaction. Some just want to play with a bunch of friends and ATT lets you do just that.

Players can host servers for up to eight members.

The character system is based on professions. You can become a warrior, blacksmith, cook, and even a janitor.

Survival features, such as eating to keep your HP full, make A Township Tale an interesting game.

6. OrbusVR: Reborn

  • Developer: Orbus Online
  • Released: 2019
  • Platform: Vive, Oculus Rift, Valve Index
  • For Fans of Fantasy MMOs
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OrbusVR features fun unique graphics

OrbusVR: Reborn is the remake of OrbusVR. This cute-looking VR game with traditional MMORPG features has been on the market since 2019.

The character system includes eight choices, ranging from Warrior to Bard. Quests scale with the character’s level so players can team up and gain XP together.

There is more than 100 hours’ worth of content complete with dungeons and raids.

For PvP enthusiasts, OrbusVR: Reborn offers open-world PvP and battlegrounds.

Besides the iconic PvE and PvP activities, we have relaxing content such as fishing and crafting.

5. Vivecraft

  • Developer: Vivecraft
  • Released: 2021
  • Platform: Vive, Valve Index, Oculus, Windows Mixed Reality, SteamVR
  • For Fans of Minecraft
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Vivecraft is a VR mod for Minecraft that works with Wynncraft, the largest MMORPG Minecraft server. It’s fair to note that Wynncraft doesn’t have official Vivecraft support but many have tried it and it works.

So, buckle up and get ready for an MMO Minecraft experience in virtual reality.

Wynncraft has classic MMORPG systems such as leveling through quests. More than 100 quests are available.

The seamless game world is the creation of a skilled team that has put many hours into this. The people in charge of content haven’t done a bad job either. We have monsters, bosses, and many enemies that are just waiting to drop loot.

4. Archgate

  • Developer: Samdosoft
  • Released: NA – In Development
  • Platform: any PC VR headset.
  • For Fans of Dark Soul, PvP MMOs
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Archgate features unique fantasy graphics

While most VR games are first-person, Archgate provides a third-person experience. VR third-person games are much more comfortable and Archgate is designed for long playing sessions, so this might be the VR MMO to lose yourself in for hours.

The graphics are amazing. The team is working with an artist whose area of expertise is ambient music to create an immersive experience.

Archgate has a political system that allows players to acquire power by democratic means or settle the score on the PvP battlefield.

The combat is Dark Souls-inspired and features platforming elements.

3. VRKraft

  • Developer: Digital Messiah Games
  • Released: NA – Currently in Early Access
  • Platform: Valve Index, Vive, Oculus Rift, Windows Mixed Reality.
  • For Fans of Fantasy MMOs
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VRKraft is a traditional fantasy MMO made in VR

VRKraft is an action VRMMO from Digital Messiah Games. Adventures take place in the Three-Worlds, a realm that has seen better days. Guess whose job is to put the mighty dragon Tetrac in his place!

You can choose to bring salvation as a Warrior, Hunter, Mage, Priest, or Paladin. VRKraft has the traditional MMO trinity that requires players to select their role: tank, damage dealer, or healer.

Dungeons support four-member parties. PvP scenarios, such as Domination and Capture the Flag, have the same setup.

Riding a gryhon in VR is something you don’t want to miss.

2. Ilysia

  • Developer: Team 21 Studio
  • Released: NA – In Development
  • Platform: Oculus Quest, PlayStation VR, Steam VR
  • For Fans of Fantasy MMOs
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Ilysia has a classic fantasy look

Ilysia is a Kickstarter story with a happy end. The studio got almost four times more than they’ve requested in the first place so it’s safe to say that the VRMMORPG managed to capture the gamers’ attention even in its early development stage.

Ilysia’s world is made of Kingdoms. Each Kingdom has a unique environment, quests, challenges, and world bosses known as Guardians.

Players travel between Kingdoms using their caravans. This is the game’s housing feature as players can personalize their caravans.

1. Zenith: The Last City

  • Developer: Ramen VR
  • Released: 2021
  • Platform: Oculus Quest, Quest 2, Rift, Playstation VR, Steam VR.
  • For Fans of Sci-fi MMOs
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Ramen VR brings us one of the best VRMMOs on the market today

From San Francisco-based Ramen VR, we have Zenith. This virtual reality MMO takes inspiration from Asian entertainment. The graphics are anime-ish and the gameplay has JRPG features. That’s what you get from a company named Ramen.

The game has a fantasy open world that invites players to explore it. No location is inaccessible as you can climb and glide.

The action-based combat allows players to wield swords and cast spells.

Other features include class customization with skills, instanced dungeons, quests, world bosses, and guilds.

Did we miss any VRMMOs on our list? Leave a comment below and let us know! And be sure to check out our other posts for more MMO gaming recommendations!


Sunday 4th of February 2024

Zenith is dead. Ramen killed it on Feb 2, 2024.


Thursday 7th of December 2023

Also, Ilysia not only doesn't look like that, it DOESN'T have a happy end, and neither does Zenith. Both games are buggy, ugly, play like crap, and have a terrible community.


Thursday 7th of December 2023

Did you even play the games you reviewed? Most of these are complete garbage.


Monday 23rd of October 2023

I don't understand how even if there are such incredible graphics on some single player VR games, that look like actual reality, all the MMO VR games look like dated junk in comparison to the best Single player VR games or in comparison to PC flat screen MMORPGs that got thousands of players per server. Bring us a REAL mmorpg in VR, see what works that keeps players in Final Fantasy, Lineage, Guild Wars, New World, Destiny, Warframe and many others and make something in VR. And I am constantly astonished to see content creators describe Ilysia, Zenith and others with Incredible Graphics, Astonishing effects, models etc. When I look at the videos it looks like someone resurrected something from 1995... People, how you want customers to adopt VR and buy 1000 euros headsets and powerful PC rigs to play that?

Sorry for the ramble, but I am an MMORPG player and although loved to test Beat Saber and 1-2 games in VR, sadly I sold my headset instead of letting it collect dust, since my favourite genre, the MMORPG, is nonexistant in the VR world to the standards of graphics, gameplay, skills, customisation and mechanics of 2023 MMORPGs. So far for me, VR worths if you wanna play some fitness games, simulator games or watch Netflix or some other streams.


Saturday 2nd of December 2023

@Dan, Graphics are not that great for games right now since half life alyx came out bro


Thursday 26th of October 2023


I wholeheartedly agree with your sentiment. I played Ultima and WoW and a couple other MMOs for a long time. They are the only games I can spend any serious time learning and enjoying. These screenshots make me not even consider buying an updated rig and headset.

Besorgter B├╝rger

Sunday 26th of February 2023

Elysium is abandoned! Official!