Digital Trends: The best virtual reality apps for 2019. “Some titles — particularly horror games — offer a certain je ne sais quoi that just can’t be equaled on a boring, old 2D screen. That said, gaming isn’t the only way to take advantage of that great new VR headset. The most exciting thing about VR is that we’re still just scratching the surface and discovering new ways to educate and entertain ourselves. With that in mind, here are 10 of our favorite VR apps.” Most of the apps were free.