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Pixelated Playgrounds: IGDA’s Voyage into ZEPETO’s World Universe

6 Nov 2023

We are always on the lookout for innovative platforms that can help our community of developers tap into new realms of creativity. Today, we are excited to introduce you to ZEPETO – a quickly growing platform that offers creators and developers the space to create, ideate and build new worlds in the metaverse.

Giving Developers Creative Freedom

ZEPETO’s platform, through its ZEPETO Studio, offers a seamless blend of Unity with TypeScript for simplified world creation. Boasting a community of over 3.3 million creators and 460 million users, it provides robust SDKs and APIs, enabling developers to build advanced, integrated experiences within the ZEPETO app. It gives developers the opportunity to implement their own monetization strategies within their creations, with 270 Million creator items sold and growing.

This platform unveils a vast array of tools, empowering users to craft and explore unique digital realms. For developers, ZEPETO is a goldmine for expressing creativity, honing skills, testing ideas, and collaborating with like-minded individuals, all while contributing to a vibrant community keen on pushing the boundaries of digital world creation.

What is a ZEPETO World Universe?

A ZEPETO World Universe is a virtual environment where users can interact with each other and the digital elements within it. It transcends the limitations of physical reality, offering an endless scope for exploration, interaction, and creation.


ZEPETO’s World Jam Fall Hackathon: A Call to Innovate

The ZEPETO’s World Jam Fall Hackathon organised by ZEPETO and AngelHack is a testament to the platform’s commitment to nurturing a culture of innovation. This hackathon invites all developers to delve into the possibilities that ZEPETO’s platform offers, experiment with its world creation tools, and bring their imaginative realms to life. It’s a chance to connect with other innovators, share knowledge, and collectively push the boundaries of what’s possible in digital world creation.

As we continue to navigate through the captivating domains of digital reality, platforms like ZEPETO are paving the way for a more interactive, imaginative, and inspiring future. Through events like the World Jam Fall Hackathon, we are not only fostering a culture of innovation but also building bridges between creators from all walks of life.


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