John Legend, Tinashe to Play Live Shows in Social VR Platform ‘Wave’ – Road to VR

Wave isn’t your backyard selection social VR platform. With an emphasis on digital raves, replete with immersive visualizations and common dwell performances, it’s turn into the de facto live performance platform for VR customers. Now Wave says it’s bringing extra artists this summer season by way of its One Wave live performance collection, which can embrace artists corresponding to John Legend, Tinashe, Jauz, Galantis, and extra.

The collection begins on Thursday, April 30th at 3PM PT (native time right here) with a dwell present from the Church of Galantis. Wave says extra present dates shall be introduced and rolled out over the subsequent a number of months.

The One Wave collection guarantees to convey extra of the platform’s wild visualizations and customized environments, giving VR customers entry to a concert-going expertise that merely isn’t attainable outdoors of VR—particularly now that enormous in-person occasions aren’t an choice.

Performances are stated to additionally stream throughout different social media and gaming platforms, one thing the studio says will let followers “socialize and work together with the artists as they carry out, cheer as a part of a world avatar viewers, voting on key present moments, play mini video games, and socialize with one another.”

“We at the moment are dwelling in a digital avatar tradition. By our proprietary expertise and core gaming capabilities, Wave can transcend the normal dwell streaming live shows and create artist avatars, digital environments and interactive experiences that really immerse audiences on the nexus of gaming and leisure,” stated Wave CEO Adam Arrigo in a press assertion. “The reveals we’ve completed with Tinashe, Lindsey Stirilng and Galantis are good examples of how we’ve efficiently leveraged these applied sciences and we’re excited to welcome John Legend and others who’re becoming a member of the platform to raise how they’re creating, distributing and monetizing performances for his or her followers.”

To high it off, Wave is giving proceeds from the One Wave collection to non-profit organizations which might be in want of assist through the present world COVID-19 pandemic, the studio says.

“The Advert Council can even be offering essential public service messaging round psychological well being consciousness and sources as an extension of its COVID-19 response efforts,” the studio says.

Wave is a free app that helps SteamVR headsets by way of Steam and Oculus Rift by way of the Oculus Retailer.

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