The concept “Metaverse” was created by Neil Stephenson in the science fiction novel "Avalanche" in 1992, composed of the prefix “meta” (meaning transcendence) and the stem "verse" (meaning universe), Used to describe the future concept scene based on the Internet that consists of a permanent, shared 3D virtual space connected to the sensory organs.
The Metaverse is the product of the highly integrated combination of human fantasy and high-tech. Through the Metaverse, Humans are able to acquire the advanced needs in the Maslow sequence more generally. The construction of Metaverse mainly includes sensory simulation, cross-space interconnection and social structure.
Virtual Reality (VR) provides a realistic audiovisual experience of images and sounds in the virtual world; the development of Internet technology supports higher concurrency and lowlatency online data processing; blockchain realizes decentralization Data (especially assets) recording and verification. All this provides a theoretical basis for the establishment of the Metaverse.
At the beginning of the 21st century, there was the development of general standards, interfaces and communication protocols for the Metaverse concept; the development of consumer-grade products of Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (Augmented Reality) made the realization of the fantasy distance of the Metaverse even greater. One step closer: In 2020 and 2021, as NFT is gradually being more applied and empowered, its deep correlation with the concept of Metaverse has officially detonated the entire cryptocurrency industry and has generated a market of tens of billions of dollars.
The gradual visualization of the Metaverse concept makes people have more visions for the future, and also attracts technology practitioners or investors to make arrangements. Metaverse is considered to be the form of the next generation of technology after the mobile Internet.From VR-type games to Non-Fungible crypto assets, how to integrate the Metaverse concept into a complete and attractive format, practitioners are beginning to get involved in this frontier field.