Winners Announced!

Step 1. Download to your device

Reminder: Tickets to the VR Awards will be available throughout 18 November, grab yours here.

PC or Mac (No VR)

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

Windows:

Mac:

Standalone VR

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

Donwload from Oculus Store:

PC / Wired VR

Any VR device connected to a PC that is capable for running VR

Headset options:

  • Oculus Rift – Oculus Store
  • Windows Mixed Reality – Microsoft Store
  • HTC Vive – Steam Store

 

Step 2. Join the event

    1) Launch the AltspaceVR app and login 

    • If you have an account, please login, if you do not have an account, click ‘Create a new account’ and fill in your details.
    • Make sure to link your account to Microsoft if you have an AltspaceVR legacy account. (Check FAQ’s below on how to do this or watch this video)
    • When you join for the first time you will be asked to to create an Avatar to represent your virtual self in AltspaceVR

    2) Join the VR Awards event using the event code in your email

    • 2 days before & again on the day of the ceremony you will be sent a 6 digit code to the email used to register the ticket.
    • On AltspaceVR title screen enter the access code you’ve been given and enter the 5th International VR Awards celebrations!

    18 November 2021 Schedule:

    Attendees should check their email for all invite codes.

    Finalist Announcement

    Virtual Drinks Reception

    6:30 pm GMT / 10:30 am PST

    Networking

    5th Anniversary World Hop

    7:00 pm GMT / 11:00 am PST

    Awards Ceremony

    The 5th International VR Awards Starts

    7:30 pm GMT / 11:30 am PST

    After Party

    The Afterparty

    9pm GMT / 1 pm PST

    Frequently Asked Questions

    Will I be able to relive the VR Awards Ceremony?

    Yes, you can access the Livestream whenever you like through our YouTube channel and Twitch channel after the 18 November.

    I haven't been sent my access code

    Your access email with your code will be sent to you via email on the evening of the ceremony approx 1 hour before the start time.

    Please note: Our online support team will provide you with assistance however do allow our notifications systems some time to process due to traffic volumes.

    How to link my Microsoft account to my classic/legacy AltspaceVR account?

    You can link your pre-existing AltspaceVR account from inside the AltspaceVR application. Here’s how:

    Linking with 2D Mode on PC:

    1. Make sure you have the latest updates installed and launch AltspaceVR.

    2. Launch AltspaceVR and make sure you’re signed in with your classic AltspaceVR account. If you’re prompted to sign in when AltspaceVR launches, select the “Sign In” button, and then the “Or sign in with an AltspaceVR account” link.

    3. From the Title Screen, select the “Account” tab on the right-hand side. If your account isn’t linked, the account status should read “Classic Altspace Account”

    4. Select “Link Microsoft Account”. Verify that your correct username is displayed, then select the “Link” button.

    5. A separate window will open, prompting you to select the Microsoft Account you want to link. Select a personal Microsoft Account, not one that is associated to a Work or School Account.

    6. Follow the linking instructions. Once you’ve completed the account-linking process, you’ll see that your account credentials have updated in the “Account” section of the menu. The status should read “Microsoft Home Account (MSA)”

    Linking with VR Mode on Your Headset:

    1. Make sure you have the latest updates installed and launch AltspaceVR.

    2. Launch AltspaceVR and make sure you’re signed in with your classic AltspaceVR account. If you’re prompted to sign in when AltspaceVR launches, select the “Sign In” button, and then the “Or sign in with an AltspaceVR account” link.

    3. From the Title Screen, select the “Account” tab on the right-hand side. If your account isn’t linked, the account status should read “Classic Altspace Account”

    4. Select “Link Microsoft Account”. Verify that your correct username is displayed, then select the “Link” button.

    5. A separate screen will appear prompting you to activate your device via a unique code, which you’ll need to copy.

    6. Switch over to your computer’s browser screen and go to https://www.microsoft.com/devicelogin

    7. Enter your unique code and select NEXT. Note: The code isn’t case-sensitive.

    8. Follow the on-screen instructions to activate your device.

    9. Once you navigate back to AltspaceVR. You should see that your account credentials have updated in the “Account” section of the menu. The status should read “Microsoft Home Account (MSA)”.

    How do I join in VR?

    You can still register to access the VR Awards here. You will need the AltspaceVR app downloaded onto your headset, this link will direct you to the download page.

    My access code doesn't work

    Make sure you’ve copied the code exactly as it’s presented in your access email.

    If you still can’t access the ceremony then please inform our support chat and our dedicated VR Awards team will help you.

    Need more help?

    On the day of the show, we have live chat and technical support available to get you in and out of the show as smoothly as possible. Sign up for more info alerts.