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Post feature RSS UGC & Mods Driving Success for VR Games

Looking at the reviews and download numbers for VR titles, it's clear that mods are driving the sales and boosting success for some VR games.

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Virtual reality is a platform that encourages iteration and experimentation, and when you combine that with modding, the result is incredible. Nexus 13th most popular title is Blade & Sorcery with over 45 million downloads

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BONEWORKS is a VR game that debuted in 2019, and had incredible staying power because of its mod community. When Stress Level Zero created its follow-up title, BONELAB, they designed it with official mod support from the beginning.

In BONELAB's first 24 hours with mod support powered by mod.io, players downloaded over 300,000 mods - a number that has grown to 4.6 million in just five weeks.

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Contractors, a Caveman Studio PvP VR game, has shot back into the Quest Store Top 10 four years after release because of their incredible mod community and its creations. Their in-game mod integration has led to two-and-a-half million players downloading over 14 million mods so far.

The connection between mods and success is clear - if you want to read more, here's our full piece:
The Not-so-Virtual Reality of UGC Driving VR Games’ Success

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