Meta, the tech giant previously called Facebook, has verified that the studio behind VR workout game Supernatural will be joining the tech giant currently. ‘Within’, the tech giant behind Supernatural is going to be linking the roster of studios associated with what former times called Facebook’s Oculus division.
Meta has noted that the studio is going to keep working on the VR fitness application and is going to assist Meta’s Reality Labs in “improving future hardware in order to promote VR fitness applications.” The tech giant views fitness as an essential element of life in the metaverse, and indeed, further have intentions to release an Active fitness pack for the Oculus Quest 2 headset.
Furthermore, the accessories will be released next year and will add the latest grips for the Touch controllers that are going to assist users in staying in control when they exercise in the virtual world.
The Active pack is going to further come with an exercise-optimised facial interface to make it more effortless to clean everything down later. Meta has previously bought other famous VR studios, including Lone Echo devs Ready at Dawn and the team behind Beat Saber, in a previous couple of years.
‘Supernatural’ is stated to be Within’s flagship application, according to the big tech website. Furthermore, the application has additionally been the host of several VR experiences. Keep in mind, the Mr Robot VR episode was shown on the application in 2016, and the website of the tech giant is further home to different documentaries, music videos, and more.
Facebook not long ago reported that it is changing its name to Meta. Even though the re-naming is often restricted to the parent organization, the Facebook website and application will still go by the same name.
Meta is alleged to reflect the organization’s concentrate on metaverse, which Zuckerberg has explained as an’ embodied internet’ where existence, teleportation, hologram, AR and VR is going to be essential.