What Can You Do in the Metaverse?
From producing an alternative for gaming to exploring this virtual world, here are 15 answers to the question, “What are some things you can do in the Metaverse?”
- Facilitate Immersive Gaming Experiences and Marketplaces
- Create Whatever You Want
- Take a Virtual Tour or Become a Guide
- Hire Candidates
- Watch an Opera
- Meet With Executive Coaching Clients
- Experience Virtual Concerts
- Participating in Virtual Economies
- Open a Store
- Attend Brand Activations at Metaverse Fashion Week
- Have Unique Experiences and Collaborate
- Host Virtual Philanthropy and Social Impact Initiatives
- Try Extreme or Unusual Activities
- Go Shopping
- Explore the Virtual World
Facilitate Immersive Gaming Experiences and Marketplaces
One thing to do in the Metaverse is to create and participate in immersive gaming experiences. The Metaverse offers users a platform for playing games beyond the traditional video game experience.
With VR technology and advanced AI, games in the Metaverse will provide a more immersive and realistic gaming experience. Users can interact with the virtual environment, other players, and even AI-powered NPCs in previously impossible ways.
The Metaverse also provides a platform for developers to create and market their games, potentially revolutionizing the gaming industry and changing how we think about video games.
Guna Kakulapati, Co-founder and CEO, CureSkin
Create Whatever You Want
The Metaverse provides users with tools to create virtual objects, buildings, and environments. You can use simple tools to build a basic structure or advanced tools to create complex systems. You can also collaborate with other users to create more ambitious projects.
Daniel Close, CEO and Founder, We Buy Houses in Kentucky
Take a Virtual Tour or Become a Guide
Since the Metaverse is still so new and unknown to the average consumer, virtual tours will help us understand and start to use this virtual world. Whether you’re participating in a tour to learn more or taking on a role as a virtual tour guide, there will be plenty to do as we learn how to navigate different spaces in the Metaverse.
Jeffrey Zhou, Co-founder and CEO, Fig Loans
One thing recruiters can do in the metaverse is hiring qualified candidates. It will require them to adapt their strategies and techniques to the virtual environment.
Recruiters can establish a presence in popular metaverse platforms such as VRChat, Horizon Workrooms, or Decentraland. This can include setting up virtual offices, job boards, or information centers where candidates can learn about the company and available job opportunities.
They can also participate in or host virtual job fairs, where candidates can visit virtual booths, learn about job vacancies, and interact with company representatives in real time.
They can leverage AI-driven tools and data analytics to screen and shortlist candidates based on their metaverse skills, experience, and online presence.
By implementing these strategies, recruiters can effectively hire candidates in the metaverse, taking advantage of the unique opportunities presented by this virtual environment.
Madhurima Halder, Content Manager, Recruit CRM
Watch an Opera
Attending an opera performance has been the most exciting activity I’ve done in the Metaverse so far. Being an opera buff, I’m very critical of virtual performances, so I had to attend when Madrid’s Teatro Real announced the first opera in the Metaverse.
I wasn’t disappointed, to say the least! The performance felt incredibly lifelike, complete with stunning visuals that amplified the experience. This virtual concert not only saved me time and travel expenses but also allowed me to connect with fellow fans from around the globe, creating a unique and unforgettable experience.
Holger Sindbaek, Founder and CEO, Solitaire Online
Meet With Executive Coaching Clients
As an executive coach, I can reach and help more people outside my geographical area and engage with them in unique and better ways in the Metaverse. I can meet with clients in virtual environments, such as virtual offices or coffee shops, and provide guidance and advice to help them reach their goals. Distance will no longer be a problem, and the experience will be much more immersive than a video call on Zoom, incorporating elements of gaming, interactive environments, and other forms of multimedia.
I can earn money from virtual coaching in the Metaverse by charging for sessions, offering virtual courses or workshops, and selling virtual products and resources such as my book.
Peter Hoopis, Owner and CEO, Peter Hoopis
Experience Virtual Concerts
As someone who loves attending concerts, I can’t wait to experience virtual concerts in the Metaverse. The idea of attending a concert from the comfort of my own home, while feeling like I’m actually there, is really exciting to me.
I imagine being able to choose my own seat and view the concert from different angles, as well as having the option to interact with other fans and even the performers themselves. It’s amazing to think about the possibilities for creating a truly immersive and unforgettable concert experience in the Metaverse.
Aleksandra Staromiejska, Digital PR Specialist, Passport Photo Online
Participate in Virtual Economies
With the advancement of blockchain technology, virtual currencies, and assets can now be created, exchanged, and owned in the Metaverse, enabling the creation of virtual economies.
Anyone can earn income by participating in this—simply buy and sell virtual goods and services, or create businesses. For example, a user can create and sell virtual fashion items, or offer services such as virtual real estate development or consulting. Users can also participate in gaming tournaments and earn prize money or in-game assets that can be sold for real money. The creation of virtual economies in the Metaverse has the potential to provide new forms of economic growth and opportunities.
Nirav Patel, Growth Leader, GrowthWisely
Open a Store
Anyone with a flair for 3D design can make a living selling virtual clothing, furniture, or anything that users can use in the virtual world. From the latest fashion trends to a zombie-blasting super-gun, if you can design it, you can sell it.
As the metaverse grows and more and more people join up, the demand for new and unique virtual items keeps growing with it. This is an excellent time to set up a virtual market. Payments are usually made in cryptocurrency, and the transfer is immediate. As it is a virtual transaction, your customers get their goods instantly.
Andrew Pierce, Founder, Real Estate Holding Company
Attend Brand Activations at Metaverse Fashion Week
You can shop and make purchases in the Metaverse, as well as attend product activations. Metaverse Fashion Week (MVFW) is happening right now.
Although e-commerce in the Metaverse is in its infancy, it is a very exciting prospect for customers and brands seeking new ways to engage with each other on a more exclusive and personal level.
Nirav Sheth, CEO and Founder, Anatta
Have Unique Experiences and Collaborate
One thing you can do in the Metaverse that is unique to virtual environments is to experience things that would be impossible or extremely difficult to do in the physical world.
For example, you could visit a planet in a distant galaxy, swim with dolphins in an underwater world, or even fly like a superhero. Virtual reality technology allows you to fully immerse yourself in these experiences, providing a level of sensory engagement that can be just as real and vivid as in the physical world.
In the Metaverse, you can connect with people from all around the world, regardless of physical distance or time zones, and work together to solve problems, create art, or build new virtual worlds. The ability to collaborate in real time with others from diverse backgrounds and cultures is a unique and powerful aspect of the Metaverse that has the potential to transform the way we work, learn, and interact with one another.
Gloria R, Research Analyst, KYC AML Guide
Host Virtual Philanthropy and Social Impact Initiatives
In the Metaverse, individuals and organizations can create and take part in immersive fundraising events, awareness campaigns, and volunteer opportunities, all in the virtual world.
By leveraging the Metaverse’s global reach, these virtual initiatives can bring people together to support important causes, such as climate change, education, and poverty alleviation, regardless of their geographic location. This opens up new possibilities for collaboration, innovation, and activism in the digital realm, expanding the potential for social impact and fostering a sense of global community.
As the Metaverse continues to evolve, it is expected that integrating virtual reality and philanthropy will create even more opportunities for people to engage with and support the causes that matter most to them.
Maksym Hlukhovtsov, Co-founder, Bake Bread Be Cool
Try Extreme or Unusual Activities
With virtual reality (VR), the Metaverse can provide a safe space where a person could try an extreme or unusual activity they would otherwise not try in real life, such as big game hunting or hot air ballooning. With current technology and VR headsets, the experience could closely replicate the experience.
Josh Dudick, Wall Street Strategist and Founder, Top Dollar Investor
Shopping in the Metaverse is quite easy and enjoyable for me. Metaverse shopping is a new concept that is currently being researched; it involves creating immersive shopping experiences utilizing VR or AR technology.
It’s a way to shop online without leaving the comfort of your own home, meet other shoppers, and virtually try on clothes before making a purchase. It’s possible that Metaverse shopping will become more prevalent in the future, and several corporations are currently experimenting with it.
It’s also important to note that the widespread acceptance and eventual success of Metaverse shopping will be contingent on several factors, including the sophistication of the technology, the quality of the user experience, and the overall convenience and benefits it offers compared to traditional shopping.
Jason Berkowitz, CEO, BreakTheWeb
Explore the Virtual World
In the Metaverse, I can immerse myself in the virtual world and engage in first-person conversations with people from all over the world. I can make an avatar, give it a unique look (which is my favorite thing to do so far), and use it to travel to other locations.
I have the freedom to do things like play video games, hang out with friends, go to events, and shop. It’s a brave new world full of exciting and novel possibilities for play and expression.
Jessica Shee, Manager and Digital Marketer, iBoysoft