Winners Announced!

Joining the VR Awards

Step by step instructions

Before you start. 

By now you should already have a VR Chat Account and have submitted your VR Chat Username to our team. If not please see our instructions linked here.

Next, please either select a device below or watch the video created by Virtual Reality Oasis.

You will receive your Platform Access Invitation email up to 1 hour before the event.

You can join the livestream by visiting this page.

Reminder: 12 November schedule:

  • Pre Show Livestream starts: 5:45 pm GMT / 9:45 am PST
  • VR Networking Opens: 6:30 pm GMT / 10:30 am PST
  • VR Ceremony Starts: 8 pm GMT / 12 pm PST
  • VR & Zoom Afterparty:  10pm GMT / 2 pm PST

Ticket holders should check their email for all invite links.

Choose a device to join on

Windows PC

Any Windows laptop or desktop device that is capable of running the VR Chat application.

Standalone VR

Any VR device such as an Oculus Quest 1 or 2, Vive Focus or alternative.

PC / Wired VR

Any VR device connected to a PC, such as Valve Index, HTC Vive, Oculus Rift or alternative. 

Windows PC instructions

Step One: Install VR Chat from Steam

1. If you do not have steam installed on your PC,  Install Steam and create an account.

2. Open steam and then download VR chat from the Steam Store. 

3*. If this is the first time you have used VRChat please complete the tutorials first, up to the point you reach the VRChat Home World.

 

Step Two: Invite to the VR Awards

1. Browse to the VR Chat website, and log in to the account you have already created.

2. Launch VR Chat from steam.

3. Login to your account when prompted in the application, with the same details used on the website in step 1.

4. Minimise the the VR Chat application and go back to your browser.

5. Open your VR Awards Platform Access Invitation that has been emailed to you and click on your unique joining link.

6. On clicking this link, a new VR Chat browser window will open where you need to select ‘Invite Me’. Do not select ‘Launch’!

7. Go back to the VR Chat application. Open the VR Chat quick Menu using the “esc.” key.

8. Select the new invitation above the top left of your menu, above your avatar icon. This will take you to a loading screen

9. When prompted, click  ‘Go’ to enter the 4th International VR Awards.

 

 

Stand Alone VR Instructions

Step One: Install VR Chat

1. Turn on your VR Device, and navigate to your devices store page.

2. Search for VRChat and install, launch and then login.

3*. If this is the first time you have logged in to VRChat, you will need to complete the VRChat tutorial levels and make sure you reach the VRChat Home World.

 

Step Two: Invite to the VR Awards

1. Make sure VR Chat is running on your VR Headset, and that you are already logged in.

2. On your phone or PC, browse to the VR Chat website, and log in to the account you have already created.

3. Open your VR Awards Platform Access Invitation that has been emailed to you and click on your unique joining link.

4. On clicking this link, a new VR Chat browser window will open where you need to select ‘Invite Me’. Do not select ‘Launch’!

5. Put on your VR headset. Open the VR Chat Quick Menu using the “Y” key.

6. Select the new invitation above the top left of your menu, above your avatar icon.

7. Accept the invitation. This will take you to a loading screen

8. Once prompted, click  ‘Go’ to enter the 4th International VR Awards.

 

PC / Wired VR Instructions

Step One: Install VR Chat from Steam

1. If you do not have steam installed on your PC,  Install Steam and create an account.

2. Open steam and then download VR chat from the Steam Store. 

3*. If this is the first time you have used VRChat please complete the tutorials first, up to the point you reach the VRChat Home World.

 

Step Two: Invite to the VR Awards

1. Browse to the VR Chat website, and log in to the account you have already created.

2. Make sure your VR headset is plugged in and working.

3. Launch VR Chat from Steam, and login when prompted in the application. Make sure you use the same login details as in step 1.

4. Minimise the the VR Chat application and go back to your browser.

5. Open your VR Awards Platform Access Invitation that has been emailed to you, and click on your unique joining link.

6. On clicking this link, a new VR Chat browser window will open where you need to select ‘Invite Me’. Do not select ‘Launch’

7. Go back to the VR Chat application.

8. Open the VR Chat Quick Menu using the “esc.” key.

9. Select the new invitation above the top left of your menu, above your avatar icon. This will take you to a loading screen

10. Accept the invitation which will take you to a loading screen.

11. When prompted, click  ‘Go’ to enter the 4th International VR Awards.

 

 

 

Need more help?

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