On 25th September 2019 at OC6, Facebook Horizon, a new social VR world was revealed. It have come Oculus Quest and Riff Platform in 2020. A snowball of what we have learned so far about virtual spaces and communities, Horizon is the first step never ending world of connections and exploration where anything is possible.
Virtual Reality is already a great place to hang out with friends, play games and watch movies. Recently, it is becoming so popular in India that we can see various VR gaming parlor in almost each city and also we can see various business aspirant around the world in favor of opening Virtual Reality gaming business around the world. It is also a fantastic way to learn new skills and explore our world. Human curiosity to form connections and exploration are central to each of these experiences, and they are also the core of the horizon.
Starting with a bustling town square where people meet and know each other, the Horizon experience then expands to an interconnected world where people can explore new places, play games, build communities, and even create their own new game zone.
Before you step down into Horizon for the first time, people will design their avatars from an exhibition of styles and body options to ensure everyone can fully express their own self in it. It is very similar to the ‘Mii’ from the Nintendo console. From there, magic like portal called telepods- will transports people from public spaces to new worlds filled with adventures and exploration.
At first, people will hop into games and experiences build by Facebook, like Wind Strikers and solve puzzles, play team sports, test your imagination and enjoy a perfect VR experience.
But that’s just the mirage of its greatness, people will also jump into various other Horizon worlds, by using the World Builder, a collections of easy -to-use recreator tool. Everyone will possess power to build new worlds activities, from typical action arenas, all from scratch as no coding experience is needed. People can simply choose hangout or do anything as Horizon ensure overwhelming environment through safety tools and human guides- Horizon locals – to answer questions and provide assistance in need.
Facebook and the core team of Mark Zuckerberg are working hard to make it a grand success. It is good to know that it have started to show great results and Facebook after acquiring numerous several top VR game developers have completed and still completing the beta testing of the Horizon components.
After the quite possible successful implementation and completion of the beginning phase of new social VR world, Facebook had decided to close down Facebook spaces and Oculus Rooms at October 25th. It is a great experience, if you have already discovered or familiar with avatars from Nintendo land.