Indian avatar company Plutoverse to launch DeerDost avatar on metaverse
NEW DELHI: Plutoverse, an avatar technology company, has announced that its first virtual adult avatar “DeerDost” will also exist on the Metaverse. The avatar who first appeared on Instagram as user @DeerDost will also be seen in an adult animated web series.
The 20-year-old avatar lives in Mumbai and, like other young adults, experiences the sights and sounds of the city amid the loneliness of the pandemic.
The Metaverse is a digital reality that combines aspects of social media, online gaming, augmented reality (AR), and virtual reality (VR).
The series, the company said, is built in a futuristic take on Mumbai and explains how people deal with the myriad of emotions that live there.
The story revolves around DeerDost, a quintessential 20-year-old from Mumbai, who hangs out with his friends and lives his life in the virtual world.
After spending the last 18 months watching the world go by on his screen, the protagonist leaves his home to realize that the world seems to be steeped in a much more deadly disease – an epidemic of loneliness, a porter said. word of Plutoverse, avatar technology. business
The company is focused on creating a metaverse of local virtual avatars that can be associated with the country’s GenZ generation. Prashant Sharma, its co-founder, said the company believes this generation needs to engage in conversations using more interesting tools. The use of artificial intelligence, virtual influencers, synthetic storytelling media can address more serious issues like mental health.
The company will also launch other Bollywood and sports virtual avatars, icons such as NFTs, digital products, animated shows and virtual concerts.
The global metaverse market size reached $ 47.69 billion in 2020 and is expected to register a CAGR of 43.3% during the forecast period, according to the analysis by Emergen Research. By 2028, that figure is expected to reach $ 828.95 billion.
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