How Do You Get Lone Echo on Valve Index?

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By Eric Wilson

If you’re a Valve Index user, you might be wondering how to get Lone Echo on your VR headset. Lone Echo is a highly popular VR game that can be played on various VR platforms. In this tutorial, we’ll guide you through the steps to get Lone Echo on your Valve Index.

Step 1: Install Oculus software
To get started, you’ll need to install the Oculus software on your computer. This is because Lone Echo is an Oculus exclusive game and requires the Oculus software to run on any VR platform. You can download the Oculus software from their website for free.

Step 2: Purchase and download Lone Echo
Once you have installed the Oculus software, you’ll need to purchase and download Lone Echo from the Oculus Store. To do this, open the Oculus app and navigate to the store. Search for Lone Echo and click on it.

Purchasing Lone Echo

You should see an option to purchase the game. Click on it and follow the instructions to complete your purchase. Once you have purchased it, click on ‘Download’ to begin downloading the game onto your computer.

Installing Lone Echo

Once downloaded, open up the Oculus app again and navigate to ‘Library’. You should see Lone Echo in your library with a ‘Download’ button next to it. Click ‘Download’ again, and then sit back while it installs onto your computer.

Step 3: Launching Lone Echo with Valve Index
Once installation is complete, launch SteamVR from within Steam if it’s not already running. Put on your Valve Index headset and controllers.

Launching with SteamVR

In SteamVR, navigate to ‘Library’, find Lone Echo in your library, hover over it using your controller and click play using either of your controller’s triggers.


That’s it! You’ve successfully installed Lone Echo on your Valve Index and can now enjoy the game with your VR headset. Remember that you’ll need to have the Oculus software installed and running in order to play any Oculus exclusive games, such as Lone Echo.