Open Source Metaverse Platforms

Open Source Metaverse platforms aim to create collaboratively. To provide a free entry point into developing and participating in the Metaverse. Open Source Metaverses utilise the same ideology as world-wide-web projects that free software is imperative to develop open, accessible and safe interoperable virtual worlds for users. The metaverse software behind some platforms is available to download from The OpenSource Metaverse Project.


  • 2D/3D Virtual Reality
  • Decentralised/Open-Source
  • PC/VR Not Released Yet
  • Release Date 2022

Momentum is a social VR decentralised open source Metaverse stack for Web3 communities. The project creates a fantasy digital multiverse where players create online 3D worlds which connect through …

Somnium Space

  • 2D/3D Virtual Reality
  • Decentralised/Open Source
  • PC/Mac/Smartphone/Oculus, HTC Vive, HP, Valve, Windows Mixed Reality Headset
  • Release Date 2018

Somnium space is a social virtual reality Metaverse platform where you can create and explore lands and games with customisable avatars. The open-source …


  • 2D Virtual World
  • Open-Source
  • PC/Linux/Mac (Browser Based)
  • Release Date 2022

Webaverse is an open-source Metaverse made for interconnection by and for creators. Built on a multiplatform XR custom game engine that leads the field in interoperability, user-generated content, AI-generated, and …


  • 2D/3D Virtual Reality
  • Open Source
  • PC/Mac/Oculus/Pico Neo VR Headsets
  • Release Date 2022

Alloverse is an open-source Metaverse for collaborative dApps in VR. The platform acts as an operating system for VR and serves as a hub for integrated apps. Alloverse …


  • 2D/3D Virtual Reality
  • Decentralised/Open Source
  • PC/Mac No Native Headset for VR
  • Release Date 2017

The first social decentralised Metaverse is owned by its users. Decentraland introduced decentralisation of ownership of Land within its platform, an early adopter of Web …


  • 2D/3D Virtual Reality
  • Open-Source
  • PC/Mac/Linux/Desktop VR/Oculus Soon
  • Release Date 2019

Vircadia is an open-source Metaverse platform. Vircadia believes in a free and open Metaverse. A business and social Metaverse, Vircadia enable individuals and organisations to deploy their virtual world …


  • Augmented Reality/3D Virtual Reality
  • Centralised
  • Oculus/HTC Vive/Google Cardboard/VR Headsets
  • Release Date 2008

OpenSpace3D is a free-to-use XR open-source platform that allows 3D artists, designers and enthusiasts to build AR and VR virtual spaces without knowing software development. Create and design …


  • 2D/3D Virtual Reality
  • Open Source/Decentralised
  • PC/Mac/Linux/Browser/Oculus/HTC Vive/Windows Mixed Reality
  • Release Date 2018

JanusXR is a social open-source Metaverse in virtual reality. Meet friends and create and collaborate on world-building with other users. Explore multi-dimensional virtual spaces and data visualisations. JanusXR …


  • 3D Mixed Reality/Augmented Reality
  • Open-Source/Decentralised
  • Smartphone/ AR Glasses
  • Release Date 2022

Over is an open-source mixed reality Metaverse that merges physical and virtual worlds to create an augmented reality, all through the lens of a smartphone or smart glasses. Enjoy …