• Major electronics producer HTC announced the VIVE XR Elite headset providing a new mixed reality (MR) and virtual reality (VR) interface for the metaverse.
• HTC is partnering with Japanese creator platform pixiv to Integrate VRoid’s Anime-Style Avatars while using open standards that make it accessible through a web browser.
• VIVERSE will host fashion magazine ELLE Taiwan’s „ELLEverse“ showroom with dedicated avatar outfits and events, Warner Music Taiwan on a new music experience world’s music videos and fantasy virtual environments, and Lamina1’s development of a open metaverse ecosystem.
HTC, a major electronics producer, recently announced their newest addition to the metaverse: the VIVE XR Elite headset. The device provides a new mixed reality (MR) and virtual reality (VR) interface, with the potential to be used for a wide variety of applications such as gaming, fitness, productivity, and more. The headset is lightweight and compact, providing the perfect physical gateway to the universe of experiences offered by VIVERSE, HTC’s version of the metaverse.
To bring their version of the metaverse to life, HTC has sought out a number of partnerships. Pixiv, a Japanese creator platform, has been partnered with to Integrate VRoid’s Anime-Style Avatars in VIVERSE. The open standards used in the platform will make it easily accessible through a web browser. In 2023, VIVERSE will also be hosting a number of events, such as an immersive retelling of the iconic story “The Little Prince” and ELLE Taiwan’s „ELLEverse“ showroom. Warner Music Taiwan will be creating a new music experience world with music videos and fantasy virtual environments, and Lamina1 will be developing an open metaverse ecosystem. These endeavours will be sure to provide a unique and exciting experience in the metaverse.
Not only will VIVERSE be a great place for entertainment, but it will also provide a great opportunity for education and learning. With the accuracy of the pass-through video, users will be able to gain a more realistic understanding of the world.
HTC is sure to make a splash in the metaverse with their VIVE XR Elite headset. With all of their upcoming partnerships and events, it is sure to provide a unique and exciting experience for users.