Hobby Japan Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, President and CEO: Daisuke Matsushita) announced on October 1, 2023 that it has entered into a partnership agreement with VRChat, an American company that operates the social VR platform "VRChat." did.
Hobby Japan Co., Ltd. started its VR business by exhibiting at "GameVketZero" in 2021, and launched the "Hobby Japan VR Department" in April 2023 with the aim of "expanding the possibilities of hobby x VR". For this purpose, we are developing and operating a world (VR space) business on VRChat.
By signing this partnership agreement, we are now able to meet the needs of even more stakeholders. Utilizing the hobby-related know-how we have cultivated over the past 50 years since our founding and the knowledge we have gained through the VR business, we support hobby companies that are thinking of entering the Metaverse, support creators active in the VR field, and more through our activities. We will strive to revitalize the Metaverse economic zone and deliver new hobby experiences to our users.
Source: VR Life Magazine