Every now and then I like to challenge myself and take a step out of my comfort zone. Once upon a time, this meant clicking the “Start Streaming” button for the first time. Recently, I’ve been trying to teach myself how to code. And today, I’m going to try playing VR Chat. While playing VR Chat might not be a big deal to some, I’ve always wanted to try it out since it was released in 2017, but due to my social anxiety, I’ve only played the game for a grand total of 3.4 hours.
A lot of my social anxiety with streaming has been overcome with routine, and there’s still a comfortable amount of psychological distance between me and others. While VR Chat is still a lot less stressful than engaging strangers in person, it’s more intimate than anything else that I’ve played and streamed thus far. Now let’s see where this rabbit hole goes…Read more… “Let’s Play: VR Chat (PC), “Hi, I’m new here.””