When you create a new world in Topia it will come with one of our scenes or templates pre-populated. The scene can be changed at any time - you can choose from a collection of our scenes or start from a blank slate. Each scene can be further customized to fit your needs.
📐 Change the Scene
Only the World Owner can change the scene in a world. Follow these steps to update the scene in your world:
Go to your world
Click the Library icon
Click Topia Scenes
Select a scene and click the Drop icon to place it in your world or the Replace icon to replace everything in the world with the scene selected
🎨 Create a New Scene
Easily save your world as a scene so that you can use it again in the future. Only the World Owner can create a scene. Follow these simple steps to save your own scene:
Inside your world, click the Library icon
Click Create Scene
Add a name and description
Click Save Scene
Your scene will now appear in the “My Scenes” menu and can apply this scene to any world in which you are the owner.
Frequently Asked Questions about Scenes
When can I use a scene
A scene can be dragged and placed anywhere in a world that you own.
Drop Scene vs. Replace Scene
Drop: An entire scene can be dropped and added to the current layout of a world. The scene can be dragged and placed anywhere in a world that you own or are an admin to.
Replace: As a world owner, you have the ability to replace the entire layout of a world with a scene.
Making a unique and interesting world on Topia just got easier! 🎉 The Topia Marketplace is a space for artists and creators to sell (or offer as a gift) Topia Scenes.
🎒 How to Access the Marketplace
From any Topia world click on the Marketplace icon on the toolbar and choose All Scenes
On the All Marketplace Scenes page, browse the available Scenes
Click on the thumbnail image to see a larger version, or
Click on the Preview icon to view a life-size, immersive version of the scene. (This will open a new tab with a preview world so that you can have the full experience. The preview world will only exist for 10 minutes.)
🛒 Purchase a Scene
You can only place a scene that you purchase from the marketplace inside a world that you own.
Enter Payment Method or choose from your existing payment methods*
Once your payment is successfully processed, the Scene that you purchased will appear in the My Scenes section of your library which can be accessed by clicking the Library icon. The individual assets from the Scene that you purchased will also appear in the My Assets section of your Library.
*Payments on Topia are processed by Stripe. We do not collect or store payment information.
Can I return a Scene that I've already purchased?
No, it is not currently possible to return a Scene that you purchase.
Update the Background
You can change the background color of your world using a hex code, click here to learn more.