Updated: Mar 10, 2022
Benefit of lofi music in the metaverse
Lofi music, also known as lo-fi music, has had its boom in the recent years and it does not seem to slow down at all. The immersive virtual environment in metaverse makes lofi beats extremely popular among the users to make an even more personal story within their own world. Therefore it is no wonder that there are many benefits of creating and listening to lofi music in the metaverse. Let’s talk about them here!
Lofi Music in Metaverse
Lofi is one of my favorite genres and since I have never been more immersed than when I'm in a virtual world, I couldn't help but think about how I would listen to music. Although some games provide virtual avatars with headphones or earbuds, it's not immersive for me. What if your avatar could have actual speakers? And what if your beats were slow and melodic like an orchestra's string section? There are many benefits in creating and listening to lofi music in a virtual environment; here are just a few. This post focuses on using ambient lofi beats as music for your game, though any game can benefit from incorporating lofi style music into their own tracks. Benefits of Lofi Music in Virtual Worlds: All around more immersive experience With more senses triggered at once (sight + sound), you will experience gameplay in a different way with better retention of information. Mood seeped into every beat In real life (IRL), our body feels each emotion given off by someone's actions and we react based on our own moods and emotions matched to theirs. Giving us that same vibe while playing can make all the difference to immersion and playability. Heightened sense of awareness By both being visually and audibly immersed, your mind has less room to wander, instead focusing solely on being present within virtual reality. Prevents overload due to intense graphics A 2D screen still gives plenty of opportunity for visuals overload without any audio aid while in-game music typically consist mostly of base notes that do not add much depth or feeling into our mindsets, hence allowing intense visuals such as neon colors blend right in without taking up too much mental processing power. Due to its slower tempo, lofi beats contain high bass frequencies that help trigger serotonin production which enhances concentration during gameplay—great for testing out new game mechanics!
Lofi Metaverse, what is it?
The metaverse is a massive immersive virtual world full of opportunities and experiences. So what is Lofi Metaverse? The simplest answer to that question would be that it’s an entity or experience to be explored. We are based off an idea or concept of combining place and time within a digital environment to allow for complete freedom within a virtual world. In doing so, we aim to deliver innovative ways for individuals and groups alike to interact with one another on a different level altogether from what is possible currently. In our modern times, technology allows us to connect people together regardless of their physical location. This offers endless possibilities when considering all kinds of interaction (especially those dealing with anything creative). As such, how can technology enhance a sense of unity between individuals if they were to co-create within a space like Lofi Metaverse? How can they come together around shared beliefs and even values without even having met each other beforehand? How much could they accomplish in a given time period while working towards a common goal? What happens if someone adds something else into their own value system after joining us? The following paragraphs will elaborate further on these questions and more, as well as describing what could possibly constitute an ideal experience using Lofi Metaverse.
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Benefit of creating lofi music in the metaverse
Lofi is an instrumental beat that allows you to get lost in your thoughts. A large portion of people are creating and listening to it, which is creating a lot more people visiting virtual reality (VR) spaces. Going into VR, people feel more relaxed with background lofi beats playing. This trend may bring a new type of business idea for developers to create multiple virtual reality communities with each one having a different set genres or an app where users can create their own custom playlist or turn off all sound completely. The benefit of being able to listen to lofi at home would be a great addition rather than only relying on YouTube or Spotify. In future, there could be apps created for these concepts too. Since lofi aids relaxation and thinking process, maybe someone could think about developing an educational VR program that has background beats going along with certain lessons as well. There's so many ideas popping up from just hearing about how popular this genre is getting! Maybe in ten years we'll have some answers :). It’s important to remember that when you're reading a lofi track, because it's easy-listening music, lyrics aren't needed. It is best used while doing homework or relaxing after a long day at work. It isn't like other types of instrumental music; such as hip hop where I believe lyrics will suit lofi tracks much better since they don't depend on words but feeling/atmosphere instead. All in all I love sitting down, closing my eyes and allowing myself to relax through awesome background beats without distractions – not even video games (maybe once I'm way ahead of schedule!!) When listening to lofi in the metaverse, sounds are better heard because our surroundings aren’t noisy.
Benefit of listening to lofi music in the metaverse
Benefits of listening to lofi music are plenty. The most important benefit is that it creates a more immersive environment. In other words, by having various devices with noise cancelling capabilities and surround sound headsets, you can trick your brain into thinking that what you are seeing around you is all real. With your own imagination added to a virtual world, there are endless possibilities for use cases for people and businesses. What’s even better is using binaural beats along with ambient background music so that we can experience physical changes in our body as if we are actually experiencing something rather than just watching it. Finally, there’s also an option to have no background music at all but only have light chatting or sounds in restaurants or stores while keeping overall volume at a lower level. This way, we don’t distract others but also allows us to have conversations among ourselves. By doing so, there will be less distraction from others and allow us to focus on whatever activity we are doing on that particular day. For example, today I am going shopping for myself within a brand new store located inside my favorite game - REALITY - here in Detroit city center called PLANET-LIFE 2. With all these activities taking place within a digital environment such as PLANET-LIFE 2, I would not want any distraction from my fellow players nearby and therefore would want nothing playing while being able to hear them speaking nearby. Nowhere else would be an ideal place to listen nothing except lofi music!
Metaverse - where virtual music lounge could happen
Currently, there is no virtual music lounge for those who enjoy lofi beats. It can be achieved by creating a space where people from all over can enjoy it. The place would be able to provide comfort, relaxation and enjoyment through listening to those sounds that are low quality. People will be able to share their favourite song list, listen to others' lists and upload songs too. It would also include a membership system so that only those who truly appreciate and love lofi could enter such a space. In conclusion, as lofi is trending, we feel that it should not be limited to on screen but also extend it into our real life as well as here in metaverse! All you need to do is create a cool space where people can chill and listen to music together.
Besides being an awesome place to listen to Lofi Music,you might even gain patrons! If your Metaverse gig becomes famous enough, you may get asked if you'd like some funding. The idea has been around since VRChat opened up way back in 2014 when users with superpowers already owned businesses within VRChat and were charging users $100 per hour or something along those lines (VRChat has since turned these powers off). You wouldn't have any more power than anyone else; it's more like charging rent than making users buy something they wouldn't have had access before they entered your building/venue/whatever-space-your-business-is thingy. This actually makes a lot of sense for your Lofi business. I mean just think about it for a moment: what better place to immerse yourself into soothing and chill beats than within a cozy lounge filled with cuddle pillows? And who doesn't want all that?! Create a space where people can enjoy listening to their favourite songs while also socializing and relaxing.
VR Headphone for lofi music
With so many headsets on the market, it is hard to find a good headphone that works with all your virtual reality devices. Sennheiser and Sony have been working together to create the perfect VR headphone for their users, but those aren’t even good enough for lofi music. This is because the sound on those headphones are not immersive enough, and does not create an environment for you to listen to lofi music alone. With no headphone, if people want to enjoy lofi music they would need to earbuds or one speaker.