Black Lives Matter Solidarity Statement

At AltspaceVR one of our primary goals has always been to create a safe and welcoming community. We not only believe that Virtual Reality can be a tool for socialization, but that it has the power to scale connection in profound ways. In recent weeks the Black Lives Matter movement has surged to the forefront of our …

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New Avatars!

Summer brings with it many welcome changes: longer days, lush greenery, warmth and full permission to indulge in small luxuries like ice pops or fireflies. This summer also brings with it AltspaceVR’s next major update! Our team has been hard at work building, polishing, and testing several new features, and while there’s a bit more …

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AltspaceVR Plans to Sunset Support for GearVR

Today, we are announcing plans to sunset support for the Samsung GearVR headset. While we have greatly enjoyed developing for a platform that has, for many, been a catalyst into virtual reality, we have decided to consolidate our mobile-VR line in response to a changing marketplace. This decision will allow us to better prioritize our …

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We’ve Revamped AltQuiz!

If you’re the kind of person who appreciates random fun-facts, enjoys a little competition, and spends time in VR then we’ve got an exciting announcement for you! AltQuiz, everyone’s favorite in-VR trivia game has gotten a major revamp! Check out this brand new MRE that’s got everyone vying for control of the leaderboard. Scoring both …

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Reggie Watts Returns to AltspaceVR!

Staying home just got a whole lot cooler! We’re excited to announce the much-anticipated (virtual) return of the man, the myth, the legend: Reggie Watts! Join us for Reinterpreted Reality with Reggie Watts, an 8-event live show-series happening in AltspaceVR! For eight consecutive weeks, Reggie Watts will be LIVE in Virtual Reality! No, friends… this …

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Introducing the “Event Tools” Kit

Do you find yourself wishing you could add a banner or a stage blocker to your event with ease? Well, good news… with the new “Event Tools” kit now you can! Located in the Kits section of the World Editor, the new “Event Tools” kit gives event creators and world-builders access to some simple items …

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“Axis Lock” Feature for World Builders

Today we’re announcing a new feature to make object-interaction a little easier. The new Axis Lock gives you ultimate control over how you choose to place things throughout your environment. No more guessing whether something has been placed correctly! Find the new feature simply by opening up your World Editor. It will be located at …

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AltspaceVR Offers Extra Support for Virtual Conferences During Coronavirus Outbreak

The AltspaceVR team has received multiple requests about how we can support conferences and events during the Coronavirus outbreak. We’re here to help and we hope our platform can bring your audience together in a meaningful way during this time. Here’s everything you need to know to host your event in AltspaceVR: Example of a Conference in AltspaceVR: In February 2020, community members from AltspaceVR hosted …

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