In the past few months, the concept of Metaverse came to the spotlight as the next stage of the evolution of the world wide web. But, what is Metaverse? Is what Russell Brand once called “the colonization of consciousness” even good for humanity? How can it affect the economy and the job market of the future? Is this a game changer, or perhaps, is it yet another buzzword that will result in a wave of speculative projects resembling the dot-com bubble from two decades ago?