VTuber Virtual Livestreaming Room Making Handbook
With the rapid continuous development of technology, we have seen many live streaming rooms built with virtual backgrounds for VTubers. Such virtual live streaming rooms can switch between multiple backgrounds at any time, making the live stream more realistic and cool. So how to make a virtual live room? What program do VTubers use to build a virtual live room?
Image Credits: Live streaming on Bilibili.com, Kira's Live Room who belongs to SuperACG.
VTuber Virtual Livestreaming Room Making Application
The threshold for making a virtual live streaming room is gradually lowering, nowadays it can be easily achieved with only a computer or mobile phone with software; the software we introduce today is OBS + VTmini; OBS is a live video recording software, and VTmini is a VTtuber live streaming system that can be used in combination to quickly build a virtual live room.
How to Make a VTuber Live Room?
A. Download OBS Studio and VTmini virtual live streaming software
(Pictures from VTmini interface screenshots)
① Create a new scheme
Firstly, choose the "Single" on the Home Page. Click "New scheme", Choose your virtual avatar format file type after entering the scheme name, then "Confirm".
After adding the scheme, click the "Role" button to enter the role selection page.
If you already have a finished model, you can also upload it that conforms to the specification in the resource module.
②Motion capture settings
VTmini supports kinds of facial and motion capture equipment, you can combine and switch at will.
Facial Capture: In the camera option of the facial motion capture menu, select a webcam or mobile phone connected to the computer to enable the feature and start the live streaming.
Motion Capture： You can select the motion capture function in the corresponding function area for debugging.
B. Download VTmini on your phone
Select [Hardware] at the top of the function console, click [Mobile phone camera], and switch to ON;
When using the "WiFi Connection", click [Start Connection], open the VTmini App on the mobile phone, and scan the pop-up QR code to start the mobile phone facial motion capture.
When using "USB Connection", first connect the mobile phone to the computer through a USB data cable, open the VTmini App on the mobile phone, and knob down the corresponding Android or IOS system "Start Connection" button to connect.
C. Use OBS Studio to record or live stream
① After installing OBS Studio, the desktop will appear as such a shortcut, double-click to open it.
② There will be a "scene" by default in the "Scenes" in the lower-left corner. If not, create a new one and name it.
③ Click "Scene 1", then choose "Window Capture" at the Plus Sign "+" from "Sources".
④ A window like this will pop up, click "OK" to confirm.
⑤ Continue to the next step, the following window will pop up, select the option that can show the current display in the "Window", and then uncheck the "Capture Cursor" (otherwise the mouse will appear in the recording screen). Click "OK".
⑥If you need to push audio, you need to add "Audio Input Capture" in "Sources", create a new one, and press "OK".
⑦ Next, after connecting the corresponding audio input device such as a microphone, select the corresponding device and click "OK".
⑧ At this point, we will see the audio input capture channel appearing at the lower Audio Mixer.
⑨ If you have logged in to the VTmini, back to the OBS interface, you will see such a screen.
⑩ Click "Start Streaming" at the bottom right corner Controls.
The above is the whole content of the virtual live streaming room construction tutorial. I believe everyone may know how to build a virtual live room after reading it. What are you waiting for? Try it!