Understanding a VR Platform’s Mission to Add Diverse Human Avatars
But designing realistic yet true-to-form personas presents an interesting set of social challenges
Designers iterate, then they iterate, then…they iterate. However, one of the big challenges that VR designers face is putting the reality into virtual reality. One company taking steps to humanize the VR experience is AltspaceVR. The service is a social platform for virtual reality where users can hang out, attend events, play games and share experiences with people in a virtual space reality.
As a social site its mission is to enable natural communication online, where talking to another person in VR can feel like being together in the same place. The site claims to provide the most complete, effective, and fun way for people to be together when they are not in the same physical space.