Welcome to this week’s metaverse installment of Moralis Projects!
If you didn’t already know, Moralis Projects represent the best way to build Web3 apps. You can build alongside the community and claim your NFT reward in our Moralis Projects Discord after completing your project! New Moralis Projects drop every Saturday.
This week, we’ll be walking you through how to create a Web3 metaverse project and claim land from it. In short, you’ll be able to build your own metaverse!
This week’s Moralis Project will be premiering April 23rd on YouTube. Be sure to go like the video and subscribe to the channel to get notified of all future premiers. All necessary steps to build your metaverse will be outlined in the video.
- Knowledge of and experience using wallet like MetaMask
- Basic Solidity Understanding (you can learn this on the go)
This Week’s Challenge – Your Own Metaverse
This week we learn to build our own metaverse, similar to giants in the industry like Sandbox or Decentraland. The base of any metaverse is the world in which it is built. You will learn the process of creating a metaverse map, how to animate it, and how to link plots of land in that metaverse to NFTs that can be registered and transferred in the blockchain of your choosing.
There is an official Discord channel on the Moralis Discord Server dedicated to each Moralis Project. This channel can be used to connect with others building each week’s projects, to ask questions, and present your builds. There will be a Moralis Tech Support wizard helping out as well if you’ve got any questions or need any assistance.
Be sure to join the Discord server to take part in the conversation!
Then be sure to set up notifications in projects-notifications and jump into this week’s channel; #web3-metaverse.
If you prefer, the Moralis Forum we also have a designated thread for this week’s build (dont have link yet…), for more comprehensive discussion.
Can You Improve Our Projects?
All Moralis Projects are starter tutorials designed to give you a strong push in the right direction on your Web3 development journey. Also, if you want to go even further and build a more ambitious project based on what you learned in a Moralis Project, we highly encourage it!
If you find mistakes in any Moralis Projects, feel free to share them with the community and even suggest merge requests in the final build repos, to get you some extra brownie points.
How to Get Started
The starter code required for this week’s build may be cloned from the youtube-tutorials GitHub Repository.
After cloning the repo, be sure to navigate to the correct folder and start following the instructor.
cd Metaverse-Starter cd Moraland_Frontend
If you want to have a look at the final build (including the solidity contract) you can find it by following this link (https://github.com/DanielMoralisSamples/33_MetaverseLand).
Now, you’re ready to rock and follow along the tutorial! Make sure that you’ve joined our Discord, and feel free to ask if you’ve got any questions! If you complete the project, you’ll be able to claim a special Moralis Buidler Metaverse NFT, from the community engineers on Moralis Discord! And it would be silly to not boast about it on social media!