Yesterday’s Oculus Gaming Showcase revealed a few of the new titles coming to the firm’s best VR headset, the Quest 2, and it’s a very thrilling time when you’re a Star Wars fan. Star Wars Pinball launches subsequent week, and the second half to Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge is scheduled for later this year.

The first title was on the shorter facet at round 4 hours lengthy, so a sequel introduced so quickly after the authentic’s November 2020 launch is welcome information. Oculus doesn’t give a particular launch date for the game simply but, so we might nonetheless be ready a couple of extra months. A VR pinball game might fill that Star Wars void in the meantime when it lands on April 29, nevertheless, as you’ll have the ability to discover and beautify a nostalgic room referred to as ‘the fan cave’, in addition to competing for prime of the leaderboard.

Star Wars isn’t the solely factor to come out of Oculus’s presentation. Capcom’s 16-year-old Resident Evil 4 will even be getting its personal VR launch, however with a number of modifications from the authentic. You’ll have the ability to twin wield weapons, and swap weapons by grabbing them off your particular person, quite than navigating via menus.

The Quest 2 is a best choice for a VR headset proper now, particularly when you’re scuffling with the present lack of GPU stock. Its built-in ARM chip means you need to use it with out tethering your self to a gaming PC, letting you easily play the best VR games in 2021, even when your present rig isn’t up to scratch.