Arizona Sunshine Brings Updated and Ugly Zombies to VR

Newly Enhanced Version of Arizona Sunshine Coming to Quest 2: The Best Way to Play an All-Time VR Favorite

Free Update Brings Uglier Zombies, Visual Enhancements, and Quest Ecosystem Cross-Platform Multiplayer to the Untethered Zombie Apocalypse


Vertigo Games and Jaywalkers Interactive are thrilled to announce a newly enhanced version of Arizona Sunshine will be available for the Oculus Quest 2 at launch on October 13, 2020. This latest update is free for all existing owners of Arizona Sunshine on Oculus Quest. The newly enhanced version for Oculus Quest 2 preserves Oculus Quest ecosystem cross-platform multiplayer functionality while offering Quest 2 players even uglier zombies, full zombie ragdoll physics, and overall visual enhancements. It will even bring some of these graphical improvements to users on the original Oculus Quest as early as today.

Watch the Arizona Sunshine Quest 2 v Quest 1 Graphics Comparison video here: ESRB | PEGI

The visual upgrades for Arizona Sunshine on Oculus Quest 2 include:

  • HD zombies with full physics Even uglier zombies
  • Enriched world: Blood spatter, foliage, birds, destructible glass, and environment zombies
  • Real-time sniper scopes
  • Dynamic lighting and shaders (specular and normal maps)
  • Overall visual enhancement*

*Improvement will also be available to players on Oculus Quest 1.

The free enhancement update for Arizona Sunshine is coming to the Oculus Quest platform on October 13, 2020, and includes all of the game’s content released in the Oculus Quest store to date — including all Horde Mode updates. Both story expansions, Dead Man DLC and The Damned DLC, have received a free update as well and all content supports cross-platform multiplayer within the Oculus Quest ecosystem.

If you don’t own this must-have VR title yet, you can get Arizona Sunshine on the Oculus Quest Store for $39.99 / €39.99. For more news about Arizona Sunshine, find us on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram, and don’t forget to subscribe to the newsletter at

About Arizona Sunshine

Built from the ground up for VR, Arizona Sunshine is a full-feature game that puts you in the middle of a zombie apocalypse as if you were really there. Players can freely move around and explore a post-apocalyptic southwestern America in a desperate search for human contact in campaign mode, join forces with a friend in co-op multiplayer, or jump into the endless multiplayer Horde mode for up to 4 players. Handle weapons with real-life movements, freely explore a post-apocalyptic world, and put your survival skills to the test in untethered VR — putting the undead back to rest is more thrilling and satisfying than ever before.

About Vertigo Games

Vertigo Games is a multi-platform VR entertainment company with offices in Rotterdam, The Netherlands and Los Angeles, California. With teams in the areas of development, publishing and LBE (location-based entertainment) distribution, the company offers a growing portfolio of quality VR games that provide novel, powerful and full-featured gaming experiences both in- and outside of the home. Current games include Vertigo Studios’ evergreen brand Arizona Sunshine®, critically acclaimed VR titles such as A Fisherman’s Tale, and LBE-exclusive VR experiences like Ghost Patrol® VR. Among six upcoming releases for 2020/2021 is Vertigo Studios’ next VR action FPS game After the Fall®.

About Jaywalkers Interactive

Jaywalkers Interactive is a two-man game development studio from The Netherlands, consisting of Vincent Bonefaas and Laurens Bruins. We’ve cut our teeth on our multi-platform console game Kick & Fennick and our Oculus Rift demo: Blue Marble, and have developed the VR game Arizona Sunshine in collaboration with Vertigo Games.