3D Avatar for Streaming: How to Become A vTuber On BIGO LIVE

Bigo Live recently launched ‘Virtual Live’, a new feature that allows global users to create personalized 3D avatars and customize their appearance with different hairstyles, facial features, fashion, accessories, etc. The new avatars will mirror your head movements and facial expressions, giving you a fun way to interact with your friends or hide your appearance in livestreaming.

Here is the step-by-step guide to using the “Virtual Live” feature and creating a 3D avatar on BIGO LIVE for streaming.

Step 1: Open Bigo Live App, then tap the camera icon in the bottom-center of the home page.

Go Live on BIGO LIVE

Step 2: Swipe right across the screen and tap the clothing icon near the bottom-right corner of the BIGO LIVE camera screen.

Virtual Live

Step 3: Tap the top icon on the left side to begin creating your own 3D avatar.

Begin creating your own 3D avatar

Step 4: If you decide to create a new avatar, tap one of the predesigned avatar styles to edit it.

Choose predesigned avatar styles

Step 5: Tap the outfit icon at the left, you can try on different clothing, also you can choose different tops, bottoms, shoes, and other apparel that match what you actually wear, or what you would like to wear. Note: You can swipe from top to bottom to view more predesigned clothes.

Try predesigned clothes

Step 6: Tap on the face icon, you can customize the look of your avatar by tapping categories such as “Hair,” “Eyes” and “Brows,” among others to view the available options for each category. Once you’ve selected a category, you can tap the available options to preview them on your avatar.

customize the look of your avatar

Step 7: Tap the bottom icon and then select the background for your 3D avatar.

select the background for your 3D avatar

Step 8: When you’re done creating your personalized 3D avatars, tap the “Save” button in the top-right corner of the screen and then click the arrow icon to exit the designing page.

Save 3D avatars

Congratulations, you have created your avatar! Your avatar is now enabled; it will be activated on your face when you start livestreaming.


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