Tencent has applied for two trademarks related to “metaverse,” a popular concept that refers to an immersive virtual world created by latest technologies like augmented reality and virtual reality. The company applied for trademarks “Timi metaverse” and “Kings metaverse” (our translation) on Sept. 3, Chinese enterprise database Tianyancha shows. The word “Timi” could be referring to Tencent’s Timi gaming studio while “Kings” may refers to Honor of Kings, Tencent’s hit mobile game. [Tianyancha, in Chinese]