Mark Zuckerberg’s Meta announces partnership with UFC, The Ultimate Fighting Championship Company. The UFC and Meta, Facebook’s parent company, have mutually decided to allow virtual reality broadcasts of UFC and MMA events in the Metaverse.
Mark and his wife experienced a private screening of UFC Vegas 61. Meta took this decision after attending the event. Currently, UFC is available as a pay-per-view event on various streaming platforms.
Crowley Sullivan, Fight Pass’s vice president and general manager, stated that we are delivering a live MMA event in virtual reality. We hope to provide exceptional engagement for Fight Pass members and MMA fans worldwide.
MMA fans will have the best time because the app provides a 360-degree perspective
To watch LFA 144 in VR 180, a user will need a compatible Meta Quest headset and Meta’s Horizon World App.
The Meta Horizon World’s App will be accessible for download from October 23rd at the Meta Quest App Store. Furthermore, the UFC will announce the list of upcoming VR fighting events within a couple of days.