The Public Check Channel construct of the Quest v54 system software program enables you to set a Customized Skybox on your house.
At the moment, every house atmosphere you’ll be able to select from on Quest has a built-in skybox – the 2D 360° far-off background seen behind the 3D geometry of the house itself.
Noticed by @Lunayian on Twitter, a brand new Customized Skybox View setting within the Experimental part of the v54 software program enables you to change this skybox. There are 3 preinstalled skyboxes to select from, or you’ll be able to add your individual from the file system.
In late 2021, when then-Fb introduced the ‘Horizon Residence’ replace that added the flexibility for different individuals to go to your house, the corporate teased the flexibility to construct and customise it might additionally come “sooner or later”, “slightly additional out” than the social options.
Horizon Residence shipped in June 2022, however customization has but to reach. The flexibility to set a skybox could also be step one towards it.
Because the setting description notes, nevertheless, your customized skybox will not be seen to different individuals. The textual content additionally states it could not work in all environments.
Meta tends to ship a brand new Quest system replace each month or so. Model 53 shipped just below three weeks in the past, so v54 might ship later this month. Most options noticed within the Public Check Channel make it to the complete launch, however not all, so it is not assured that Customized Skybox View will.