Category Archives: Games

Hoist the Mainsail and head for the high seas

Shiver me timbers me hearties! If you’re a fan of all things nautical then we have exciting news! A new Mainland sailing area will soon appear off the coast of Nautilus in a joint community project between Linden Lab and the estate owners … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Community, Creativity & Ideas, Events, Games, Inworld Content, Land, mainland | 12 Comments

Winterfaire! Coming December 19 – January 5

As the Northern Hemisphere slowly tilts toward short days and cold, snowy landscapes, our minds inevitably turn to thoughts of togetherness. Once again, it is time for Second Life’s annual celebration of all that is Winter. Winterfaire is our chance … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Community, Creativity & Ideas, Events, Games, Inworld Content, Resident Experience | 3 Comments

Mono Beta Refresh 8

The Mono regions on the beta grid were updated with new binaries yesterday that resolve SVC-1421, but more importantly merge the Mono changes with Havok 4. There are now very few open issues remaining, so if you haven’t already, please … Continue reading

Posted in Bugs & Fixes, Games, Movies & Machinima, Preview Grid, Scripting | Tagged | 39 Comments

Newsletter Posted!

  Have you got the downtime blues? View the latest installment of Second Opinion, the Second Life newsletter, on our website and coming soon, grab a newly updated copy from one of our in-world locations. (Don’t forget to sign up … Continue reading

Posted in -Miscellaneous, Announcements & News, Community, Creativity & Ideas, Development, Economy, Education, Events, Games, Interviews, Marketing, Movies & Machinima, Music, Tips & Tricks, Volunteers | 242 Comments

Second Life’s Birthday: Celebrate Saturday, June 23, 2007 at SL4B!

In May, we blogged about Second Life’s upcoming birthday. June 23, 2007, that’s this Saturday, will mark the fourth anniversary of Second Life’s launch. Volunteers have been hard at work planning and building for the event, which will be held … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Community, Creativity & Ideas, Events, Games, Music, Volunteers | 105 Comments

SLorpedo!

I’m currently recovering from a very intense, but enjoyable weekend at Hack Day London which Christopher Linden and I attended to help hackers mashup Second Life. Paul Johnston and Nigel Crawley had brought a webcam, markers and reactivision software they … Continue reading

Posted in Development, Events, Games, Scripting, Web Development | 116 Comments

Second Life Speech Gestures Contest Postponed

Last Thursday, we announced that we would host a Second Life Speech Gestures Contest in conjunction with the Voice Stress Test Extravaganza. We have since decided to postpone the Voice Stress Test Extravaganza, previously planned for this Wednesday, May 9. … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Community, Creativity & Ideas, Events, Games, Music, Preview Grid, Scripting