New Meta Avatar Clothing Store
Did I hear you right– a Meta avatar clothing store?
Yes, Meta will be launching a digital clothing store to dress up your avatars.
Offering designer choices from Prada to Thom Brown.
But Meta is tight-lipped on pricing information for these digital outfits.
The Meta Avatar Clothing Store
And Zuckerberg says that the Meta Store plans on opening up so that designers can create and sell their own clothes.
On Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg went on to say, “Digital goods will be an important way to express yourself in the Metaverse and a big driver of the creative economy.
I’m excited to add more brands and bring this to VR soon, too. ”
The Meta Avatar Store will launch next week.
It will first be available in the United States, Canada, Thailand and Mexico.
This really is built on investment Meta is pumping into Metaverse in a strategy aimed at transitioning the company into virtual reality.
But, Will People Actually Buy These Digital Garments?
With gamers forking out huge sums on in-game skins and outfits, it shows there is a consumer appetite for looking stylish in our online version.
Fortnite, for example, makes the majority of its 300 million USD a month selling skins.
I’m not convinced I’ll be buying Prada for my avatar anytime soon.
But a new marketplace for selling digital goods attracts me developing new creative income streams.
Will you be buying Prada for your avatar?
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