When the Black Mirror episode “San Junipero” aired on Netflix back in 2016, the notion of falling in love within a simulated reality seemed far away – but certainly not impossible.
Six years on, our world has become more virtual than ever, as more people try VR-based dating experiences.
Planet Theta, due to launch later this year, will allow users to take part in a multisensory – albeit virtual – experience with other users.
All you need is a VR headset to access the platform. Whether it’s at the “Enchanted Forest” or “Aaron’s Bar”, the (meta) world is your oyster.
South China Morning Post
February 6th, 2022