Everyone's making the same joke about Mark Zuckerberg's new VR avatar

Mark Zuckerberg's VR avatar
(Image credit: Meta)

Despite Meta's best efforts to make the metaverse cool, the whole thing still feels a little clunky. It doesn't help that the company's visuals have thus far have had a certain PS1 quality to them – and while this week's updates look a little better, they're still getting somewhat roasted by the internet.

The big announcement from yesterday's Meta Connect keynote was the introduction of legs. Yes, you read that right. Avatars in Meta's Horizon Worlds VR platform now feature legs – and apparently that's a cause for celebration. (Think the idea has legs? Check out the best Meta Quest deals available now to experience Horizon Worlds for yourself). 

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.