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New Releases This Week: March 27 Through April 2

by Mike Futter on Mar 28, 2016 at 03:10 AM



You'll notice as you look down at the list below that it is, put simply, enormous. The reason for that is the age of home virtual reality begins today.

The Oculus Rift begins shipping to consumers today. Then, next week, HTC and Valve ship the Vive. Even if you're not into putting a display on your head, there are still games to get excited about.

Here's the full rundown for the week:

Adr1ft (Rift, PC) - March 28
Adventure Time: Magic Man's Head Games (Rift) - March 28
Albino Lullaby (Rift) - March 28
Audio Arena (Rift) - March 28
Bank Limit: Advanced Battle Racing (Rift) - March 28
Blazerush (Rift) - March 28
Chronos (Rift) - March 28
Darknet (Rift) - March 28
Dead Secret (Rift) - March 28
Defense Grid 2 Enhanced VR Edition (Rift) - March 28
Dreadhalls (Rift) - March 28
Elite Dangerous (Rift) - March 28
Esper 2 (Rift) - March 28
EVE Gunjack (Rift) - March 28
EVE Valkyrie (Rift) - March 28
Fly to Kuma (Rift) - March 28
Herobound SC (Rift) - March 28
Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes (Rift) - March 28
Lucky's Tale (Rift) - March 28
Omega Agent (Rift) - March 28
Pinball FX2 VR (Rift) - March 28
Project Cars (Rift) - March 28
Radial G (Rift) - March 28
Rooms (Rift) - March 28
Shufflepuck Cantina Deluxe VR (Rift) - March 28
Smashing the Battle (Rift) - March 28
The Vanishing of Ethan Carter (Rift) - March 28
Vektron Revenge (Rift) - March 28
Windlands (Rift) - March 28
Forced Showdown (PC) - March 29
Gryphon Knight Epic (Xbox One, PS4) - March 29
Killer Instinct Season 3 (Xbox One, PC) - March 29
The Last Door Season 2 (PC, Mac, Linux) - March 29
Minecraft: Story Mode - Episode 5: Order Up (Xbox One, PS4, 360, PS3, PC, Mac, iOS, Android) - March 29
MLB The Show 16 (PS4, PS3) - March 29
Nights of Azure (PS4) – March 29
No Time to Explain (PS4) - March 29
R.B.I. Baseball 16 (Xbox One, PS4) - March 29
Resident Evil 6 (Xbox One, PS4) - March 29
StarCraft II: Nova Covert Ops (PC, Mac) - March 29
Trillion: God of Destruction (Vita) - March 29
The Walking Dead: Michonne - Episode 2: Give No Shelter (Xbox One, 360, PS4, PS3, PC, iOS, Android) - March 29
Epistory (PC, Mac, Linux) - March 30
Ashes of the Singularity (PC) - March 31
Don't Starve: Shipwrecked (PC) - March 31
Hyper Light Drifter (PC, Mac) - March 31

For more on this year's games, check out our regularly updated list of game releases.