Published 20 Oct 2022

REALITY, metaverse for smartphones in Japan, surpasses 10 million downloads

REALITY, metaverse for smartphones in Japan, surpasses 10 million downloads

On October 20, 2022, REALITY, Inc. announced that “REALITY,” its metaverse service for smartphones, surpassed 10 million cumulative downloads worldwide.

REALITY is a venture founded in April 2018 by GREE, Inc. as a wholly owned subsidiary in the live entertainment business to enter the then rapidly growing virtual YouTuber market. REALITY is developing a metaverse service for smartphones for individual users and REALITY XR cloud , a metaverse development platform utilizing 3D CG and XR technology, for corporate users.

REALITY is a communication platform that allows users to create their own original avatar just with a smartphone and enjoy everything from interaction through live-streaming to games. Since the launch of the service in August 2018, the number of downloads has steadily increased, surpassing 5 million in August 2021, and doubling to 10 million in about a year. Currently, the service is distributed to users over 63 countries in 12 languages, and is making great strides toward becoming a globally used application.

“REALITY XR cloud" is a cloud solution for realizing virtual events held within any virtual space. This solution realizes metaverse for corporate clients by utilizing consulting services by experts, a platform with a total of 8 million downloads, a development engine that can be intricately customized, and partnerships with various companies.

REALITY is currently strengthening its recruitment activities for key positions for the global expansion, aiming for further global growth in order to increase the number of global users of its applications and develop new functions. The company will continue to develop services that many users can enjoy for a long time globally by providing richer avatar expressions and communication methods.

REALITY’s company profile is here: