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What Is Decentraland? A Guide to the Virtual Reality World

Jim Haastrup

Virtual reality is all the rage right now, and there is a good reason for that. It offers an escape from the real world and allows people to explore new and exciting worlds. Decentraland is one of the most popular virtual reality platforms available, and in this article, we will explain what it is and how you can get started with it!

What Is Decentraland?

Decentraland is a virtual reality world that allows users to explore and interact with different landscapes, worlds, and experiences. It is an entirely decentralized platform, so there is no central authority controlling it. This makes Decentraland a more democratic and egalitarian platform, as users can control their own experiences and interactions within the VR world.

How Do I Get Started With Decentraland?

Getting started with Decentraland is very easy. First, you will need to download the official client application. Once you have done that, you can create an account and explore the world! You can also use the client application to buy land in Decentraland, priced in MANA, the platform's native cryptocurrency. You can purchase land with Bitcoin, Ethereum, or Litecoin. The metaverse VR world is a unique place to be.

What Can I Do In Decentraland?

Some of the most popular activities include:

  • Building and decorating your own virtual home
  • Playing virtual world games with other users
  • Exploring different worlds and landscapes
  • Participating in online auctions and marketplaces
  • Meeting new people from all over the world!

Some Of The Most Popular Games On Decentraland

  • Cryptovoxels is an open-world exploration game. It allows players to build their virtual cities and explore them with friends! There are currently more than 100 different worlds explorable in this game
  • CryptoKitties, which allows users to breed digital cats for profit or fun! You can also trade kitties with other players who might have something you want
  • Decentraland Poker is a game that allows players to bet and win MANA tokens and is one of the most popular games on the platform right now!

With this overview of Decentraland, you can start using it. Thanks for reading!