An Overview of OpenAI's Sora and Its Potential for Physics Engine Free Games and Virtual Reality




Sora, World Model, GPT, Physics Engine, Virtual Reality, Game, Simulator, Text to Video, Video Generation


Sora, OpenAI's latest text-to-video model, is particularly skilled at understanding the physical world, and all of the content it generates mostly consistent with the laws of physics. This indicates that Sora already has the beginnings of a world model and has the potential to become an excellent physics engine in the near future. This paper analyses and explains in detail the potential applications of Sora in physics engines and virtual reality. In addition, its advantages and disadvantages over traditional physics engines are compared based on its unique behavioural characteristics. Finally, it looks forward to the application of Sora in other fields.


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How to Cite

Z. Chen, S. Li, and M. A. Haque, “An Overview of OpenAI’s Sora and Its Potential for Physics Engine Free Games and Virtual Reality”, EAI Endorsed Trans AI Robotics, vol. 3, Mar. 2024.