Phasmophobia is a thrilling and horrifying horror game that can scare the pants off you. And even though playing the game in flat mode on your monitor is already terrifying enough, you can take things to the next level by playing it in virtual reality.
Technically, Phasmophobia isn’t available on the Oculus Quest 2 but in this article, we’ll be using a clever workaround to show you how to play Phasmophobia on Oculus Quest 2 through Steam.
How to Play Phasmophobia on Oculus Quest 2
Playing Phasmophobia on Oculus Quest 2 brings new areas of interactivity and just makes everything much more intense. There are many types of virtual reality headsets that can work with the game but the Quest 2 is the most common, thanks to its affordable price tag and full wireless capabilities.
So, before you can delve into the terrifying world of Phasmophobia in VR, there’s a list of items you’ll need and your internet speed will also contribute to your overall experience, so be sure to have a standard and fast-working internet before trying to play the game with Oculus Quest 2.
Below are the items you’ll need:
- Visit the Meta Quest Store and download the Oculus App on your PC.
- Download Steam if you haven’t done so, and purchase Phasmophobia.
- Set up Airlink, or purchase either an Offical Quest Link Cable or a 3rd Party Link USB cable if you wish to play wirelessly. We suggest the latter as it allows for smoother transmission of data.
- Plug in your Link Cable or start-up Air Link and navigate to Steam, open Phasmophobia, and proceed into the game.
That’s all you need to do to play Phasmophobia on Oculus Quest 2. You should try playing a couple of rounds in Flat Mode in order to understand the game before proceeding through the horrific world.
There aren’t many tutorials in Phasmophobia, so you’ll need to learn the controls and mechanics before you can attempt to survive the horrors that follow.