Avatar is the future of social interaction, and as such, Meta seeks to provide more ways of self-expression through your digital twin, with the launch of a new Avatar Fashion StoreWhich will be accessible across Facebook, Instagram and Messenger.
As you can see in this example, the Meta Avatar fashion store will have a variety of avatar clothing options, including initial collections from fashion houses Balenciaga, Prada and Thom Brown.e
The greater opportunity, however, will eventually enable digital manufacturers to launch their own avatar fashion items, which they will then be able to sell in stores, providing new monetization options for both fashion brands and individual developers / artists.
Which is like Roblox, where already users Buy clothing upgrades for their digital character, Or achieve them through in-game achievement. In fact, there is a range of exclusive digital fashion items available from Roblox GucciGAP, Tommy Hilfiger and many more.
Fortnite also makes Most of the money comes from selling ‘skin’ in the game Or the character design, which enables users to select and customize the look of the characters in their game, with a growing range of variations.
This is a key mode of self-expression in these virtual spaces, where kids are increasingly interacting and spending time, and both platforms provide a template for how Meta sees its metavars evolving. And as these young people grow into adults, it may well be that these constructive social experiences will become a template for their future engagements, where metavers can truly take shape.
But Meta now has to lay the groundwork and incarnations are a key part of that. Meta recently made its avatar responses available on Instagram, while it also introduced advanced 3D avatars for use in both Facebook and Instagram in a variety of ways.
Meta’s addition is working on it New photo-realistic avatarAnd VR is developing new ways to create more true-to-life avatar characters for the space – although Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg recently mentioned that these more true-to-life images can serve a different purpose every day for digital engagement with your cartoonish avatar. Interactions, and a realistic version for professional meetings in the digital world.
Either way, the more users Meta can align with their 3D characters, the more people will feel comfortable using these images as their representation in the virtual space and providing another way to express new fashion options through you. -Screen Doppelganger.
More expensive, exclusive fashion items will allow users to showcase their assets, status, presence, etc. And social media has shown us over time, the vanity presentation of popularity and status is a huge element, which is currently reflected in the expensive NFT.
More exclusive, more rare, more expensive digital items are already a sign of pride for people, and you can bet they’ll be popular on Meta platforms as well.
It may seem strange or ridiculous to anyone that people will spend money on how their digital characters look. But young users are already in tune with it Millions every yearAnd it will become an increasingly important component as the meta-meta-vision takes shape.
This is a smart move by Juke & Co., aligned with existing and emerging trends.
Meta’s Avatar stores in the United States, Canada, Thailand and Mexico will open next week.