About this list of Virtual Reality communities
Online communities for Virtual Reality (VR) offer a vibrant and diverse space for enthusiasts to connect and explore the exciting world of immersive technology. These communities serve as gathering places for VR enthusiasts, gamers, developers, and artists, providing an avenue to share experiences, seek advice, and foster collaboration. Joining these communities allows individuals to engage with like-minded individuals, discover new VR games and applications, receive technical support, and stay updated on the latest VR trends. There is significant variation across these communities, ranging from general VR forums where users discuss a wide array of topics, to specialized communities focusing on specific VR platforms, genres, or applications. Some communities may prioritize gaming discussions, while others may emphasize VR filmmaking, social VR experiences, or hardware and software development. Overall, these communities offer a dynamic and inclusive environment for individuals to immerse themselves in the ever-evolving world of VR.
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VR/AR AssociationThe VR/AR Association (VRARA) is an international organization designed to foster collaboration between spatial computing solution providers and end-users that accelerates growth, fosters research and education, helps develop industry best practices, connects member organizations and promotes the services of member companies.
VRChatVRChat is a social and world-building application compatible with all major VR headsets. You can customize your avatar and explore hundreds of VR worlds designed by the app’s community members. Inside these spaces, you can meet people, chat, draw, collaborate, and attend events.
on discordThis group has been started by XR Bootcamp, which is one of the best online bootcamps for aspiring XR Enthusiasts. You will get to know about the biggest online XR events happening around the world. You will also stay informed about their latest bootcamps and courses.
vTime XRvTime XR is an extended reality social network that lets you meet friends and make new ones in a variety of virtual destinations, while constantly updating its destination library. It supports all platforms, including Oculus VR, Windows Mixed Reality, and 2D experiences on Android smartphones or iPhones. vTime XR has a unique 360 gallery that replays your VR memories in 3D.ChatEventsJobsPaid
on discordNeosVR Discord is the most active place to discuss all things Neos - get (usually) daily development updates, request features, report bugs, showcase your creations or get help with building worlds, tools, items or plugins with Neos.
Virtual World Society
on discordThis is the official Discord server for the Virtual World Society. We are a community of people using emerging and immersive technologies for good. Welcome aboard!
Somnium Space VR
on discordWe are an open, social and persistent #VR platform powered by blockchain. Build, import via SDKs & instantly explore. Metaverse owned & shaped by players!
on slackNext Reality is the leading Augmented and Virtual reality Slack community with over 500 members. Learn, discover, inspire.
on discordThis group has been started by one of the most active XR Developers on YouTube. He has inspired thousands of aspiring XR Developers. His projects are mind-blowing and futuristic.
on slackVR Theory is a Slack group discussing the latest in Virtual reality and Augmented reality. Join in on the conversation now!
Beyond 3D ForumVirtual and augmented reality technology and all that means. GPU tech, Apple Vision Pro, Rift, Vive, Hololens, middleware, games; discuss it all here.
TechPowerUp ForumHere you can talk about augmented reality, headsets, VR games, software, etc.Forum
Unity AR ForumThis is a forum devoted to AR/VR (XR) discussions.Forum
Students in VR
on discordStudents in VR is an Educators in VR project promoting student led events, teaching, production, and conferences in virtual reality.
on facebookAll about Virtual Reality. We are witnessing nothing less than the birth of a new form of media. The telegraph, the telephone, the motion picture, the radio, the television, the vcr/cd/dvd, the internet, and now VR. We live, not for very much longer, in a pre-VR world...
Reality Innovators Network
on linkedinVRM Reality Innovators Network is the largest LinkedIn group focusing on the Metaverse, AR, VR & XR technology - brought to you in partnership with VirtualRealityMarketing.com This group is a free community.
on linkedinStay up-to-date with virtual reality and augmented reality news, insight and analysis; share ideas, debate and promote VR and AR technology. The VR community is dedicated to this exciting and innovative technology, it's applications and it's implications. Let's explore how this technology will change our world and create amazing new products and opportunities.
Augmented and Virtual Reality in Healthcare
on linkedinThe Augmented and Virtual Reality in Healthcare LinkedIn Group is a community for professionals who are interested in the field of medical extended reality (Medical XR). The group was established in September 2016, and has grown to include over 2,900 members from around the world.
on redditA place to discuss any and all things Virtual Reality.
on redditThe Oculus subreddit, a place for Oculus fans to discuss VR.
on redditBrainstorming and experimenting to facilitate development of Pickleball VR gaming software.
on discordManomotion is a hand tracking and gesture control SDK for smartphones. You do not need any dedicated hardware to experiment around with this SDK. Recently, there was a game jam hosted by Manomotion where developers can use the Manomotion SDK to develop unique XR experiences. The top 3 experiences will win Amazon Gift cards. If you already have some prior knowledge of AR Development then this group is a must join for you.
Official Unity Discord
on discordThe Official Unity Technologies Discord Server. Unity is the world's leading real-time 3D development platform. Unity is hands down the best platform to develop games and AR/VR experiences using SDKs like ARFoundation, ARCore, ARKit, Vuforia, and many more. If you ever get stuck with an issue in Unity you can either post your issue in the forums or get some help in their Discord group. The Unity community is very active and they have a dedicated channel for AR/VR.
on discordJump into your virtual park to play baseball from the comfort of your home. This is the official Discord server of Throwback Studios, creators of Derby VR! Get game updates, discuss VR baseball and make friends!
on discordOur discord server offers a fun place to discuss and share your love of TOTALLY BASEBALL the VR game!