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Do you know Osaka? Have you ever been to Osaka? How does Osaka look like to you?

“Virtual Osaka” is the place that our awareness will be projected and we are about to create.

All the memories, emotions, dreams, cultures, history and even the future we have will be gathered throughout the time and limit in this place.

The Tower of the Sun serves as a symbol, merging all the elements and sentiments that have gathered. These will create “Our Osaka,” as you might say. This city will transform even our awareness and lifestyles.

Welcome to Virtual Osaka, which is still a void. Now, let’s create a new world together.

Do you know Osaka? Have you ever been to Osaka? How does Osaka look like to you?

“Virtual Osaka” is the place that our awareness will be projected and we are about to create.

All the memories, emotions, dreams, cultures, history and even the future we have will be gathered throughout the time and limit in this place.

The Tower of the Sun serves as a symbol, merging all the elements and sentiments that have gathered. These will create “Our Osaka,” as you might say. This city will transform even our awareness and lifestyles.

Welcome to Virtual Osaka, which is still a void. Now, let’s create a new world together.

ABOUT

A new Osaka that creates and promotes the charms of Osaka

“City of Emergence” is the theme of Virtual Osaka. We aim to create and promote the charms of Osaka via the new experiences and expressions of individuals, from an assembly of people with diverse backgrounds, transcending age, gender, and nationality.

Rather than limiting this initiative to the virtual world, we will create synergy with the real city of Osaka, producing new appeal for Osaka and driving better change.

In preparation for Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai and the future beyond, to remain as a venue to promote the charms of Osaka and of Japan to the world.

Virtual Osaka will continuously update areas and contents along with users, proposing a new urban experience to the entire world.

Marked "VO" which is an acronym for "Virtual Osaka". "V" is designed using a triangle that is a polygon. Expressing Osaka with its multifaceted charm. "O" is designed as a perfect circle that connects the start and end points of the curve. It expresses how various charms of Osaka are connected to create a single shape. While connecting many things and thoughts of the multifaceted Osaka with a wide variety of charms, It is a logo design with the idea of ​​creating a new Osaka.

Marked "VO" which is an acronym Osaka". for "Virtual Osaka". "V" is designed using a triangle that is a polygon. Expressing Osaka with its multifaceted charm. "O" is designed as a perfect circle that connects the start and end points of the curve. It expresses how various charms of Osaka are connected to create a single shape. While connecting many things and thoughts of of the multifaceted Osaka with a wide variety of charms, It is a logo design with the idea of ​​creating a new Osaka.

TOPICS

Let's evolve Virtual Osaka with our voice.Let's evolve Virtual Osaka with our voice.

We want your ideas with #VOsakaVoice ! with #VOsakaVoice !

NEWS

Virtual Osaka is a brand new world.

On the official twitter page of Virtual Osaka,

we accept any ideas with #VOsakaVoice .

We will create fun content according to those ideas we get,

for example expanding the area or creating new events.

Virtual Osaka is a brand new world.

On the official twitter page

of Virtual Osaka,

we accept any ideas

with #VOsakaVoice .

We will create fun content

according to those ideas we get,

for example expanding the area

or creating new events.

MOVIE

EXPO'70 movie

Exterior of Osaka Pavilion

NEWS

2022 / 2 / 28
Virtual Osaka was fully opened on February 28th.
2022 / 2 / 24
The live event with several VTubers is to be held at special place in Virtual Osaka on March 12.
第一部:波羅ノ鬼
第二部:結目ユイ 水瀬しあ
VIRTUAL MUSIC LIVE in バーチャル大阪 - auじぶん銀行 Presents
2022 / 2 / 24
The concert with popular artists will be held at special place in Virtual Osaka.

VIRTUAL OSAKA ENTRANCE

Virtual Osaka AREA MAP

How to enjoy Virtual Osaka Virtual Osaka: Introducing the Contents Introducing the Contents

The contents will be updated as they come!

Entrance

Observe the massive Tower of the Sun standing in the middle of the Virtual Osaka entrance, from various angles.

Government contents

Check various information about Osaka, including promotional material on the Osaka Pavilion that will be presented at the Expo 2025 Osaka, Kansai, Japan.

SHIN-SHIGAI

Go for a walk to see the landmarks in Osaka and enjoy the unique sceneries. The adventure park is also opened. Walk in the world unique to Osaka and the typical landmarks in Osaka.

監修 佐久間洋司

監修 佐久間洋司

大阪大学 グローバルイニシアティブ機構 招へい研究員、
2025年日本国際博覧会大阪パビリオン推進委員会ディレクターほか。

バーチャル大阪は "City of Emergence"(創発する都市)をテーマに設計された都市連動型メタバースです。
様々な企業が現実世界をそのままにバーチャル化する技術を競う中で、バーチャル大阪はこの一箇所に「大阪の魅力」を集めて抽象化し、エンターテイメントとして楽しめる形で発信するところが画期的です。
さらに、ユーザの皆様が想像する大阪を投稿したり、イベントを体験してもらったりすることで、知られざる新しい大阪の魅力や文化が「創発」することを目指しています。
その創発した魅力は現実にまで続発し、リアルな大阪の都市を変えていくのではないでしょうか?
大阪府・大阪市の声明のもと、実績あるKDDI株式会社、吉本興業ホールディングス株式会社、株式会社博報堂の皆様の力強いコラボレーションで、バーチャル大阪の舞台をご用意いただきました。わたしたちの大阪を、みんなで創る、「バーチャル大阪」にぜひご参加ください!

VIRTUAL OSAKA ENTRANCE > DIVE

How to enjoy Virtual Osaka Virtual Osaka

How to enter

Admission is free. You can enter from your device of choice. Use the smartphone app for easy admission.

  • ※ We recommend downloading in a location with good reception or fast internet.
  • ※ Virtual Osaka can be accessed from your device of choice, such as a smartphone, PC (Windows/Mac) or VR device. To participate, you will need to create a free Cluster account and install the Cluster app.
  • ※ Admission may be restricted depending on the time of day. Please wait for a while and try again.
  • ※ Playing for a long period of time may result in your device (smartphone, PC, VR device etc.) overheating. This should not affect the user experience, but if you are concerned, please close the Cluster app and let your device rest.
  • ※ The contents of Virtual Osaka are subject to change without prior notice.

Smartphones

STEP 01
Download the Cluster apps

First, download the free Cluster app. (For the best user experience, we recommend iPhone X or newer models for iOS, and Google Pixel 3 or newer models for Android.)

STEP 02
Open the app
from the Virtual Osaka page

Tap “DIVE.” Read and consent the precautions, then tap “Go and play.”

STEP 03
Create a Cluster account

Open the Cluster app and create an account. You can use your Apple ID, Google, Twitter or Facebook account.

STEP 04
Choose an avatar
and enter Virtual Osaka!

Choose your avatar, press OK, and enter Virtual Osaka!

PC

Download and install the appropriate Cluster app

Download and install the appropriate Cluster app for your device. After that, follow the same instructions as those provided for smartphones.

Recommended environment for Cluster