Looking back at the development of the Internet, from the desktop dial-up Internet access to the high-speed 5G mobile Internet, the influence of interconnection anytime, anywhere on real life has gradually increased, and the distance between virtual and reality has gradually narrowed. The future digital world places higher requirements on special database experience in terms of immersion, engagement, and sustainability. This article will summarize and forecast design challenges and opportunities from the perspective of the virtual world.
Overview The "Oasis" in the movie "Ready Player One" depicts a vast virtual digital world where people use digital avatars to control and compete with each other to improve their status, which is seen as what the virtual world should look like in the special database future. However, the current concept of landing is the 8 keywords described by Roblox in the prospectus: identity, friends, immersion, diversity, low latency, anywhere, economy, civilization. We try to extract the design trends of 5 virtual worlds from these 8 words and discuss them separately. 2021-2022 Design Trend ISUX Report Digital Future
Characters in the virtual world: digital avatar (Avatar) design An avatar is a user's avatar in a virtual world. It can represent the user's position, direction, motion state and posture, and is the user's interactive carrier in the virtual world. The design of avatar has the trend of pursuing brand building and technological breakthrough. 1.1 Image diversification and pursuit of brand stylization In terms of avatar image design, the design of the current fire Roblox and Horizon worlds is very characteristic. Roblox is based on polyhedron modeling, which is not refined enough. The special database characters in Horizon worlds have no lower body directly, and a group of upper body characters are floating in the air. But from another point of view, this may be the memory point of their brand style. 2021-2022 Design Trend ISUX Report Digital Future avatar image of Roblox 2021-2022 Design Trend ISUX Report Digital Future.