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Upcoming Japanese metaverse ‘Swagga’ is on a mission to redefine digital fashion through the phygital convergence of fashion, amusement, social networking, and e-commerce.

By Rory Kejzerko

November 15, 2022

Metaverse

Interoperable metaverse avatar platform Ready Player Me (RPM) has demoed this week new tech which involves one of its fully animated avatars appearing in augmented reality (AR) using Meta’s new ‘Quest Pro’ virtual reality headset.

By Rory Kejzerko

November 14, 2022

Metaverse

As exemplified by the array of digital fashion artists, wearables, and platforms that Web3 has birthed over the past few years, metaverse fashion is growing into a significant component of virtual living.

By Rory Kejzerko

November 14, 2022

Metaverse

The best place for digital designers has become Decentraland - a virtual world fully owned by its users, offering the ability to create digital wearables that your avatar can buy and wear.

By Lina Survila

November 11, 2022

Metaverse

From sports, arts, aesthetics, and now fashion, digitally-native brands are embracing the power of Web3, aiming to solve the problems within the fashion industry using blockchain.

By Nathan Tam

November 9, 2022

Metaverse

With China serving as a world leader in AI technology & digital avatars, Anina Net shares her journey about how she's producing ‘intelligent avatars’ that can provide fashion insight & customer service for metaverse-goers.

By Rory Kejzerko

November 8, 2022

Metaverse

ZTX (ZepetoX), asia’s largest metaverse with a registered 340 million user base, goes Web3 making virtual land free for all. The Genesis mint for NFT homes will debut on Magic Eden.

By Lidia Yadlos

November 3, 2022

Metaverse

In an effort to accelerate sectors such as business and healthcare entering the new and expansive virtual medium, Singapore-based startup ‘Metapolis’ is developing the world’s first metaverse-as-a-service (MaaS) for the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

By Rory Kejzerko

November 3, 2022

Metaverse

In years to come, we may look at today as a landmark event in virtual living, as ‘The Open Metaverse Alliance’ (abbreviated to ‘OMA3’) officially opened its doors as part of the ongoing Web Summit in Lisbon.

By Rory Kejzerko

November 1, 2022

Metaverse

After months of development, Unpaired, the company behind the Party Degenerates NFT collection, will be unveiling the OxArena as part of Decentraland's Metaverse Music Festival on November 10th.

By Lidia Yadlos

October 31, 2022

Metaverse

Web3 just got a lot louder with an epic new partnership between Metanoise and Pixelynx, bringing together the best of IRL and digital to create immersive experiences for their communities.

By Ben Yurcisin

October 31, 2022

People

One of the pioneering authors behind the Web3 movement is ‘Mother of Metaverse’ Cathy Hackl - the coveted author of three Web3 books that’s in the process of publishing a fourth. 

By Rory Kejzerko

October 28, 2022

People

Whilst a fall in wealth has been the case for many multibillionaires throughout the economic downturn, Mark Zuckerberg's losses are by far the largest recorded, plummeting over $100B over the past 13 months.

By Rory Kejzerko

October 28, 2022

Lifestyle

Voxelized metaverse ‘The Sandbox’ plays host to many A-list explorations into Web3, whether it be through multinational companies setting up virtual branches and experiences, or celebrities introducing their own personal flairs to proceedings.

By Rory Kejzerko

October 26, 2022

Metaverse

French personal care brand L’Oréal has teamed up with Meta and business school ‘HEC Paris’ to launch a metaverse startup accelerator.

By Rory Kejzerko

October 26, 2022

People

Co-Founders David Beiner and Jay Stolar sat down with Blockster in an exclusive interview where they reveal the purpose of virtual music artists, why they are the future & what’s in store for their first Metastar ‘angelbaby.’

By Kayley Hamilton

October 24, 2022

Fashion

The 3D Sandbox game Minecraft welcomes Burberry as a partner for their new game. The collaborations between the two brands will come live on the 1st of November.

By Lina Survila

October 24, 2022

Metaverse

Interpol, the organization responsible for facilitating worldwide police cooperation and crime control, has unveiled the first ever law enforcement metaverse.

By Rory Kejzerko

October 21, 2022

Metaverse

Cross-game avatar platform pioneer Ready Player Me enables users to create interoperable avatars that can be used across many virtual experiences and metaverses.

By Rory Kejzerko

October 21, 2022

Metaverse

Over the past year, FlyteVu has been building next-gen Web3 marketing strategies and educating current clients on the Web3 space. The introduction of FV3 will further expand the agency’s skillset and knowledge of the metaverse and strategy offering.

By Lidia Yadlos

October 14, 2022

Fashion

Nikeland is a virtual world created inside Roblox (a popular online gaming platform with over 150 million monthly active users) representing the brand's digital push into the metaverse.

By Nathan Tam

October 11, 2022

Metaverse

Last month saw a brand-new feature hit the Decentraland (DCL) ecosystem - NFT Emotes. Anyone can now create a DCL Emote that can be used and traded as an NFT.

By Rory Kejzerko

October 10, 2022

People

Rebecca Liao is the co-founder and CEO of Saga, a $130 million-valued Web3 infrastructure protocol that empowers developers to build applications with their own dedicated blockspace.

By Kayley Hamilton

October 7, 2022

Metaverse

Following on from the successful launch of its Genesis ‘IT Bags of the Metaverse’ NFT, metaverse fashion brand ‘Diverge’ is now dropping its ‘Genesis Total Look - Jumpsuit “LeeLoo.”

By Lidia Yadlos

October 6, 2022

Metaverse

As we all already know, the metaverse has always had strong connections to virtual (VR) and augmented reality (AR) technology, as in premise, they’re what’s essential for ‘immersivity’ to be pushed to its absolute limits.

By Rory Kejzerko

October 5, 2022

Metaverse

Gucci has appointed Robert Triefus as the new CEO of its ‘Vault,’ the label’s creative arm which essentially serves as the portal to its ‘Metaverse Ventures’ ambition.

By Rory Kejzerko

October 4, 2022

Lifestyle

The blockchain has unlocked new social constructs that are revolutionizing the organization of human hierarchical structures through the power of DAOs.

By Nathan Tam

October 4, 2022

Fashion

London based company xydrobe opens booking registrations to the World’s first luxury V-commerce shopping universe in 2023. Partnerships will soon be announced.

By Lidia Yadlos

October 1, 2022

Music

In defying the laws of a crypto slump, TCG Crypto made two quick-fire investments within the blockchain entertainment world in the past few days.

By Rory Kejzerko

October 1, 2022

Metaverse

Following on from the pioneering success of its Hong Kong ‘Mega City,’ The Sandbox has announced that it will be launching a Dubai-themed metaverse called ‘Dubaiverse’.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 30, 2022

Metaverse

Sci-Fi writer Neal Stephenson's relevance is resurfacing as he announces his intent to build an all-encompassing open-world metaverse called Lamina1.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 30, 2022

Metaverse

Metaverse experience builders Metaprints have teamed up with Web3 metaverse platform The Sandbox to launch agaming adventure for their Alpha Season 3.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 30, 2022

Metaverse

Virtual humans can seem like a sci-fi concept, but they’re quickly becoming a reality. From digital assistants to chatbots, these avatars are beginning to play an important role in our lives.

By Nathan Tam

September 30, 2022

Metaverse

In this article we’ll be looking at how to hit the ground running when joining Decentraland, an Ethereum-based 3D virtual world that’s proven itself to be one of the pioneers of fully decentralized virtual living.

By Rory Kejzerko

September 29, 2022

People

The creative tech studio which leverages blockchain to help brands unlock the full potential of NFTs via the metaverse, digital fashion, or its IRL art gallery.

By Kayley Hamilton

September 23, 2022

Lifestyle

Recently, the world-renowned music festival Coachella created Coachellaverse for fans around the globe. You can interact with Coachella both on-site and at-home and connect with artists, creators, and other fans in surprising ways.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 19, 2022

Metaverse

Magic Eden announced a partnership with digital intellectual property (IP) entertainment company IPX (formerly known as LINE FRIENDS) and global blockchain-NFT company CRIPCO.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 18, 2022

Fashion

Fashion brands can now sell their products as digital wearables via NFTs in virtual worlds like Decentraland, Roblox, and Fortnite.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 18, 2022

Metaverse

First it was the Metaverse, then the NFTs, now crypto payments will be accepted to buy real luxury goods.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 18, 2022

People

A new ecosystem bridging the metaverse with the real world is ready to elevate the experience of Steve Aoki’s fans

By Lidia Yadlos

September 18, 2022

Metaverse

The entire NFT market has been waiting for Yuga Labs, the creators of Bored Ape Yacht Club, to launch its new project, an innovative metaverse game called the Otherside.

By Henry Stater

September 18, 2022

Metaverse

Yuga is the startup behind Bored Ape Yacht Club, the ultimate blue-chip NFT collection. It disclosed that the startup was about to launch a metaverse gaming ecosystem called MetaRPG.

By Henry Stater

September 18, 2022

Metaverse

With the rise of Web3 and public interest in the metaverse, many brands have experimented with the vast benefits of implementing this technology into their showcasing.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 14, 2022

Metaverse

Paris Hilton this week announced that her company, 11:11 Media, will bring social experiences and parties to the immersive virtual gaming world of The Sandbox.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 14, 2022

Metaverse

This year the MTV Video Music Awards will feature a new category: Best Metaverse Performance — nominees include Ariana Grande, BLACKPINK, Justin Bieber more.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 14, 2022

Metaverse

Now is the time for brands to expand their digital spheres with predictions that the metaverse will contribute $3 trillion to global GDP in the next 10 years.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 13, 2022

Fashion

Is digital fashion in demand? According to Gala Marija Vrbanic, CEO and Founder of Tribute Brand, the answer is yes. She’s also proving that digital fashion is not just a future concept.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 13, 2022

Metaverse

Why is Decentraland's Third Annual Art Week something the entire industry should pay attention to? Because it is rebuilding the retail narrative.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 13, 2022

Metaverse

Andromeda is the first chapter in Saga’s journey to mainnet. It is part of a series of releases building up to the flow of launching applications on Saga.

By Lidia Yadlos

September 13, 2022