Pattern Matching

Virtual Reality Won. Just Not the Kind You Think.

Online spaces like ‘Fortnite’ and ‘Animal Crossing’ are replacing the physical world

Will Oremus
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7 min readMay 16, 2020


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Welcome to the second issue of Pattern Matching, OneZero’s weekly newsletter that puts the week’s most compelling tech stories in context. (You can find the first issue, and a brief