Welcome to Connect Chat. Connect Chat is an application that allows you to chat with people as the person you want to be. You can use your favorite avatar to communicate with many people.
All Reviews:
5 user reviews - Need more user reviews to generate a score
Release Date:
Jan 26, 2021
Developer:
Publisher:

Sign in to add this item to your wishlist, follow it, or mark it as not interested

Early Access Game

Get instant access and start playing; get involved with this game as it develops.

Note: This Early Access game is not complete and may or may not change further. If you are not excited to play this game in its current state, then you should wait to see if the game progresses further in development. Learn more

What the developers have to say:

Why Early Access?

“Connect Chat is an app where you can be anyone you want, and communicate with people any way you want. While there are many social VR apps out on the market, there is yet to be one that is designed around the concept of users adopting their avatars’ appearances and creating a new identity for themselves.
Connect Chat was created for people to create and manage their alternate identities in VR.
However, we still do not know what all of that entails, and believe that we will only be able to find these answers through nurturing a healthy user community, and continually communicating with them.
Therefore, we have decided to release Connect Chat on early access. Our features are still limited, but we hope that you take interest in our vision and help us out along the way.”

Approximately how long will this game be in Early Access?

“There are many social VR apps available today, but the market is still relatively small.
We hope to turn Connect Chat into a highly polished app before VR devices become a part of everyone's life. Our current goal is to add new worlds to the app by Q1 of 2022. We will also be adding and improving features over the next couple of years, so there will be an update to the app once every two to three months. We will be working hard to complete the app and will always be communicating with our users.”

How is the full version planned to differ from the Early Access version?

“Connect Chat aims to be a free and casual VR communication tool. For the near future, we are planning on adding features that improve the user experience. In Early Acces, users will be able to enter small chatrooms and chat with other users using their 3D avatars. Later down the road, we will be adding chatrooms that can house a large amount of users at once, features that will allow Connect Chat to be used as a large-scale event platform, streaming capabilities, and much more. As our roadmap is long and winding, we may take some detours on the way, but our ultimate goal is to create a fun and easily accessible VR experience.”

What is the current state of the Early Access version?

“Currently, Connect Chat allows users to enter small chatrooms, where they can communicate with other users using their 3D avatars. Our features are still rather bare-bones, so we’d love to hear from veterans in the VR community on what features we should add in the future.”

Will the game be priced differently during and after Early Access?

“Connect Chat is currently free to play, and will be free to play for the foreseeable future.”

How are you planning on involving the Community in your development process?

“Connect Chat is a social VR app for the DMM VR Connect platform.
You can join the DMM VR Connect Discord server to talk about Connect Chat with other users, as well as give feedback to the dev team.
https://discord.gg/cMHTQJprVV
Our goal is to develop Connect Chat as a fun tool for socializing in VR by continuing to communicate with our community.”
Read more
Notice: Requires one of the following virtual reality headsets: HTC Vive, Oculus Rift, or Valve Index. See the VR Support section for more info.
VR Only

Play Connect Chat

Free To Play
 
See all discussions

Report bugs and leave feedback for this game on the discussion boards

About This Game

There’s a place where you can be anyone you want.
A place that transcends space and time, and lets you communicate any way you want.
...and it’s all a headset away.
Inhabit your favorite avatar and experience Connect Chat.
Welcome to the ever-expanding world of social VR.

Features:
-Voice chat with avatars in public and private rooms.
-Full body avatars.
-Use of custom avatars with DMM VR Connect service.
-Hand gestures via VR HMD and controllers.
-Facial expression control and lip sync for avatars.
-3D Spatial Audio: The closer you are to someone, the better you can hear them.
-Worlds: Chat with people in simple, easy to navigate rooms.

*The early access version of Connect Chat has the basic functions required for communicating in VR.

System Requirements

    Minimum:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows10
    • Processor: Intel Core i5-8500
    • Memory: 16 GB RAM
    • Graphics: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060
    • Storage: 1024 MB available space
    Recommended:
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • OS: Windows10
    • Processor: 64bit processor

What Curators Say

6 Curators have reviewed this product. Click here to see them.

Customer reviews

Review Type


Purchase Type


Language


Date Range
To view reviews within a date range, please click and drag a selection on a graph above or click on a specific bar.

Show graph



Playtime
Filter reviews by the user's playtime when the review was written:


No minimum to No maximum
Display As:
Show graph
 
Hide graph
 
Filters
Excluding Off-topic Review Activity
Playtime:
There are no more reviews that match the filters set above
Adjust the filters above to see other reviews
Loading reviews...