Meta has expanded its partnership with the Nationwide Basketball Affiliation (NBA) and the Ladies’s Nationwide Basketball Affiliation (WNBA) to introduce greater than 50 reside video games on Meta Quest.
In 2020, Fb signed an settlement with the NBA, WNBA and NBA G League, making Oculus an official advertising and marketing and VR headset (Meta Quest) associate of the Leagues.
Meta confirms that it’s going to launch a bundle of 52 reside NBA video games, together with 5 immersive 180-degree monoscopic VR video games in 2880 on Xtadium and Meta Horizon Worlds. The corporate stated it would provide a collection of WNBA, NBA G League and NBA 2K League video games all through the season. With Meta Horizon Worlds, gamers can entry sport highlights, recaps and archive content material.
Video games obtainable in VR on Meta Quest in January embody:
Milwaukee Bucks vs. Detroit Pistons on January twenty third,
Denver Nuggets vs. New Orleans Pelicans on January twenty fourth
Denver Nuggets vs. Milwaukee Bucks on January twenty fourth,
Cleveland Cavaliers vs. Oklahoma Metropolis Thunder on January 27,
Los Angeles Clippers vs Cleveland Cavaliers on January twenty ninth
Miami Warmth vs Cleveland Cavaliers on January thirty first.
Gamers can go to the devoted NBA Enviornment in Meta Horizon Worlds and watch NBA content material with buddies, play aggressive minigames and assist their favourite groups. Within the close to future, followers will have the ability to watch a variety of in-app content material with an NBA League Go subscription, Meta says.
Based on stories from Meta, they plan to launch NBA-licensed attire within the Meta Avatar Retailer within the close to future. Gamers can then buy NBA or WNBA group attire and have them on Fb, Instagram, and Messenger, in addition to Meta Quest.