Where to Find the Best VR Apps

June 5, 2017 - Dom Barnard

There are thousands of VR apps already on the market and finding the best experiences can be challenging. We’ve searched through the VR app marketplaces and listed our favourites who consistently identify the best VR apps for download. You can find them for all the popular VR headsets, including Google Cardboard, Gear VR, Daydream, Rift and Vive.

Miniverse website for best VR apps


Explore curated VR content that is compatible with mobile VR headsets. From gaming to 360 videos to other immersive experiences, Miniverse (formerly VRStart) review the latest apps to provide recommendations for the best virtual reality experiences!

If you’re browsing on your desktop, you will see all apps with icons indicating whether they’re compatible with Android or iOS (or both). Click the correct icon for your smartphone to view the specific app in more detail. If you’re browsing from your phone, you should only see apps compatible with your smartphone.

Top 5 VR Apps on VRStart

  1. Gunslinger VR
  2. Discovery VR
  3. The Walk VR
  4. Airbus A380 Singapore Airlines
  5. Mad Race VR

WEARVR website for best VR apps


Explore the latest and greatest virtual reality games and experiences for every VR device on the market. WEARVR work with individuals, indie developers, established studios and agencies, giving them a platform to publish and showcase their content.

Users can find apps by sorting through categories and popular experiences. WEARVR also lets users rate apps on the platform so you can quickly filter through the best VR apps by rating or download numbers.

Top 5 VR Apps on WEARVR

  1. Lexus Virtual Drive
  2. 11:57
  3. Dinotrek VR Experience
  4. VR Sniper
  5. Swivel Gun! VR Log Ride

Innovativ website for best VR apps


Viveport is the app store for virtual reality where customers can explore, create, connect, and experience the best VR apps for the HTC Vive. Install the Vive Software on your PC to explore amazing content on Viveport. It is also available as an Android App on Google Play.

Popular on Viveport

  1. Star Wars: Trials on Tatooine
  2. Vive Video
  3. Desert Ride Coaster
  4. Tilt Brush
  5. Play badminton Let's go

PSVR website for best VR apps

PlayStation VR

Discover the games and experiences custom-built for PlayStation VR, on the official PlayStation website.

Popular on PSVR

  1. Batman: Arkham VR
  2. EVE: Valkyrie
  3. Resident Evil 7 Biohazard
  5. Until Dawn™: Rush of Blood

If you’re still looking for more apps, the other VR headset providers have their own app stores where you can find specific games, experiences and content optimised for their headset and peripheral hardware. Use their marketplace rating systems and download numbers to quickly sort through their best VR apps. Here are links to the other popular stores:

  1. Google Cardboard (Android)
  2. Gear VR
  3. Oculus Rift

It's worth noting that the Daydream headset has a searchable store only within their specific applications.