Virtual Athletics League (VAL), the largest independent VR esports league, is hosting its first virtual reality esports tournament event of this year, the 2022 Winter Games.
Founded on the idea that VR esports is a social and technological revolution, VAL combines esports with the real physicality and athleticism from traditional sports.
The 2022 Winter Games are the league’s fourth virtual event and second annual Winter Games. All attendees can enjoy a month-long action-packed event made possible by a unique collaboration between 12 VR game developers and dozens of participating content creators.
The event started on February 26, and it will run through March 20. VAL will present an array of virtual tournaments, fitness challenges, and creator talent shows. Through these events, participants and creators will explore opportunities to win cash prizes, Oculus Quest 2’s, and store credit to the VAL-owned online VR game store, One Arena.
The full list of participating titles is below:
- Anshar 2
- *Blade and Sorcery
- Creed: Rise to Glory
- Hyper Dash (Dash League)
- Loco Dojo Unleashed
- Operation Serpens
- Real VR Fishing
- Rec Room
- A Township Tale
The 2022 Winter Games also hosts a series of speaker panels that give developers from multiple small and large VR studios the opportunity to discuss topics regarding motion sickness in VR, the next evolution in rhythm games, fitness in virtual reality, community building, and more.
For information about Virtual Athletics League’s 2022 VR Winter Games can be found at www.onearena.gg. The site also has instructions on how to join the official Discord channel to instantly become part of VR esports.