OrbusVR is a VR MMORPG set in a massive persistent world that's over 10 square kilometers in size. Explore a vibrant virtual reality world, discover the secrets of the magical runes, delve into multiple instanced dungeons, and defeat enemies in challenging open world zones that feature open PvP.
||Publisher: Orbus Online
Type: VR MMORPG
Release Date: December 15, 2017
PvP: Arena, Zone-Specific PvP
Pros: +Unique, in-depth magic system. +Engaging and well designed classes. +Engaging Co-Op Elements.
Cons: -Lackluster character creation. -Challenging UI.
Monster Hunter: World is an open world, third-person action RPG where players hunt down or capture large monsters. Hunt solo or with up to 4 players in co-op play!
Type: Action RPG
PvP: 4 Player co-op
Release Date: January 26, 2018.
Pros: +First MH game coming to PC. +Huge maps to explore. +Many quality of life improvements. +Long, epic battles.
Cons: -PC release date unannounced.
Steam Hammer is a sandbox RPG set in a steampunk universe in which players harvest resources, construct a Victorian-era industrial city, craft items, build airships, and wage war against other players with both melee and ranged weapons.
||Publisher: Big Way
Type: Sandbox MMO
Release Date: May 12, 2017
Pros: +Steampunk setting. +Extensive Crafting. +Airships, Jetpacks, Victorian city building.
Cons: -Clunky combat. -Confusing UI.
Age Of Heroes VR is virtual reality RPG in which players choose one of three classes and roam through dungeons, defeating bosses by casting spells using motion controls. Raid solo or in a group of up to five players, scavenging loot to increase your character's powers.
Release Date: July 20, 2017
Pros: +In-game VOIP. +Uses motion controls for abilities. +Cross-platform.
Cons: -Not quite an MMORPG. -Only 3 classes. -Little content.
Black Desert Online is an action oriented 3D fantasy MMORPG with a large, open world to explore. The game boasts highly detailed graphics and character models along with a plethora of gameplay features like crafting, player housing, mounted combat, animal breeding, and group PvP battles.
||Publisher: Daum Games
Release Date: March 3, 2016 (NA/EU)
Pros: +Amazing graphics and character designs. +Active combat with manual aiming and dodging. +Player housing. +Involved crafting and minigames. +Large scale PvP Castle sieges.
Cons: -Systems introduced poorly. -Gender locked classes. -Needs high-performance PC.
Arcfall is a fantasy sandbox MMORPG inspired by old-school games, in which players fight ferocious beasts, craft lucrative gear, and claim their own plot of land to build their home. It features a classless system, open world PvP, and sailing among pirates.
||Publisher: Neojac Entertainment
Type: Sandbox MMORPG
Release Date: May 17, 2017
Pros: +Classless system. +Open world PvP. +Persistent housing.
Cons: -Not a lot of content.
Kingdom of Loot is a 16-bit MMOARPG in which players choose one of several classes and explore a vibrant pixelated world, brimming with colorful monsters and areas to explore.
||Publisher: EPICBEYOND Studios
Release Date: April 14, 2017
Pros: +Colorful 16-bit graphics. +Supports controllers. +Pleasant soundtrack.
Cons: -Locked hotkeys. -Limited features in Early Access. -Known bugs.
Deformers is a competitive online brawler in which players choose a blob, pick a class, and join the fight against up to seven other players at once, smashing each other with cutesy characters.
||Publisher: GameTrust Games
Type: Competitive Online Brawler
Release Date: April, 2017
Pros: +Cute visuals. +A wide variety of cosmetics to unlock. +Fast-paced gameplay.
Cons: -Chaotic gameplay. -Game modes lacking. -$29.99 price point may deter potential players.
Win That War! is an MMORTS where players join one of three factions and wage war for control of resources on planets in a new galaxy. Wield strategic superiority in a retro sci-fi universe where only tacticians can climb the corporate ladder.
||Publisher: Insane Unity
Release Date: April 07, 2017
Pros: +Retrofuturist aesthetic. +Massively multiplayer RTS. +Single-player or online.
Cons: -Needs large playerbase. -Visually similar planets. -Instanced battles.
Days of War is a WWII FPS where players must display superior squad-based tactics and cunning to achieve victory on realistic maps with historically accurate weapons. Choose from over eight combat roles and fight in massive 100-player battles.
||Publisher: Driven Arts
Release Date: January 26, 2017
Pros: +Massive PvP battles. +Realistic maps and weapons. +Emphasis on squad-based tactics with over eight combat roles.
Cons: -FPS problems. -Spawn camping too easy. -Movement feels clunky/unnatural.