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Online dating has been around for more than 20 years, but for the most part, the goal has been to eventually meet your new paramour face to face. From Match.com, which launched in 1995, the idea of meeting and chatting with someone in a digital space has spread to Facebook, Second Life and apps like Tinder.With VR coming of age, we're about to discover what happens when you combine the two.
Then, for those who are struggling with dating altogether, another app for HTC Vive offers immersive dating lessons.
Dating Lessons tries to coach you on things such as body language and what to say on a date, although the game has been criticised as sexist.
Even further from reality, a Japanese gaming company reportedly offers men the chance to marry their favourite anime character in a real chapel where physical sensations such as kissing are mimicked using props while the groom carries out the actions in VR.
IMVU offers more modernized realistic graphics and physics for a virtual world game where you can make and customize your own detailed 3D avatars, content, and rooms.
The game has one of the largest virtual goods catalogs out of all the virtual worlds listed with more than 30 million items.