Prison Boss VR-Trebuchet

Released Aug 2017 4.3★
Prison Boss VR is a crafting and trading game using room-scale to turn your VR space into a jail cell! Craft cigarettes, alcohol and cookies for other inmates! Customize your cell as your reputation grows! Earn cash until you can’t store it anymore and become the Prison Boss!

When night falls, you’re free to craft anything you have the materials for. However, be sure to stay alert, as guards are patrolling and will put an end to your doings as soon as they spot your belongings. When the guards come, hide your things in your furniture to get through the night without losing the items you worked so hard for.

Take jobs to unlock new possibilities and grow your reputation. Trade stuff to earn money, so you can buy more materials for crafting. Find the balance between crafting for jobs and trading for money. Try to progress while earning enough cash to acquire new tools and improve your jail cell.

To learn every crafting recipe, you’ll need to become the Prison Boss of all 4 jails and escape from them! If you want to test your skills, go into Arcade mode where every material is unlocked right from the start and fight the clock to craft the most items you can!

– 11 Different Items Available For Crafting
– 4 Prisons With Over 80 Jobs to Complete
– Unlockable Arcade Mode
– Play VR room-scale the way it was meant to be played
– Great jazzy soundtrack!
(also playable on Oculus Rift)

User Reviews

Nov 10, 2018
So far it is the best subscription game I played. I do not know why is that far in the Vive port list of Most Popular

Dec 30, 2018
Favourite game on Viveport subscription so far. I like that you can extend the game really as much as you’d like and just keep making and selling items, buying furniture, etc, if you don’t feel like doing the “jobs” to earn reputation.

Nov 18, 2018
tolles Spiel macht viel Spass! Ich hätte gern noch mehr Levels. Die Comicgrafik ist nett gemacht, es ist nicht zu schwer aber auch nicht zu einfach, ein schönes Spiel.

Dec 29, 2017
I don’t know what everyone’s talking about. Maybe they added a patch since then, but I haven’t experienced any errors. It runs very smoothly for me and is a super fun game! I played it for three hours straight because it really captured my attention and was a realistic environment to play in. I love the humor and designs. It’s perfect for anyone who loves a little bit of strategy mixed with thrilling action. Well done!

Jun 19, 2019
This game is insanely fun. I’ve played it more than any Viveport game so far.

May 06, 2019
Don’t let the crude, ugly art style be a distraction from what a ton of fun this game is to play. It’s very relaxing to play and can easily be made to fit a plethora of levels of intensity. The mechanics mesh with each other reasonably well, and even though the sense of humor is very slapstick, it’s not overtly unfunny. I have gotten very excited to play this game, and it challenges me to think quite a bit about my physical limits while I’m playing it.

Mar 07, 2019
This is honestly the best game in the vive subscription 10/10

Jan 19, 2019
if you like crafting games, this is the game for you.
3hours fells like 30min a really little fun game.

May 17, 2018
Same issues as the others. As I attempt to go to the next day the screen goes black, music plays, and nothing else happens. I am assuming from the newest update, it had worked earlier and was quite enjoyable.

**They fixed the issue I had, and have changed my rating as such. Thank you.

Jan 15, 2018
One of few well made and fun vr games.
As it progresses you really have to come up with ways to store and craft your stuff while avoiding being caught by increasingly annoying cell guards. Also it’s a small economics simulator where you have to track prices and anticipate needs of your fellow inmates. All in all, nice work and well polished game 🙂

Feb 26, 2019
Very fun crafter and excellent use of a play space. I didn’t have TOO large of a place to play, but if you did then this would be perfect. My only issue, as an oculus user, was how they leveraged triggers to grab things rather than the grib buttons, which they used to orient you (kept hitting those on accident. Definitely one of the best rentals I’ve tried.

Nov 01, 2018
Well made , “job simulator like” game with a strategic element. You have to plan what to do next night so that you don’t get stuck.

Oct 16, 2018
ive recently noticed that i havent been able to get my hands to exist so i cant even make it past the start screen anymore if anyone knows a solution to this please tell me what is because other than that issue i absolutely love this game

Mar 02, 2018
This is a good game, a bit like job simulator, but in prison. It starts off a little repetative whilst you learn the ropes. then you must make choices about what to make so you keep your cash coming in so you can buyt supplies to make more things. I really like the game, Only reason its not 5* is that its a bit basic. But i may update at a later date once i’m further into the game.

Coal Country
Dec 06, 2017
Great fun so far, loving the immersion even though the characters are very egg shaped. cringe at the sound of guards footsteps and wait for the chance for your buddy jimmy to come buy all your smokes so you can get that new poster and desk u wanted. 10/10 notebook cigarettes.

May 30, 2019
First impression was super nice. But without achievements maybe I was like not so motivated to keep going with the other tasks and other prison. It was somewhat repetitive despite new tasks. Maybe I’ll try again and more.

Jan 04, 2018
i can’t view the game in the headset. It just shows on steam VR: (Unresponsive) PrisonBossVR64.exe.
The game is just unplayable.
It looks great from the screenshots but i wish i could play it.

Jan 04, 2020

I have all the requirements, and a windows mixed reality headset, but on the start-up, i choose room scale for calibration, but it wont let me choose it. Im stuck on the calibration menu.

Nov 02, 2019

This game gave me a virus that I was luckily able to avoid, please be careful using this

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