The 50 Minute Contemplation

In class on Wednesday, we learned about how to apply textures to a  specific face on a prim, this comes in helpful when you want to apply a texture to 1 specific side instead of covering it completely with a singular texture. the other things that were thought were primitive manipulation and how there are multiple functions…

Scripting and Profiles

In today’s class, we went over player profiles and how people have attuned them to present themselves in second life (Like a badge that people can openly view). By right clicking the player’s avatar and selecting profile, you could check-out the players mini-profile which had information about the playing including. Their Second Life profile information. The Web,…

Building Blocks

In today’s class, we learned the fundamentals for creating props in-game and how to manipulate props into all different shapes and sizes. As I have had some prior experiences with prop creation and manipulation I decided to stray away from the traditional lesson being taught and focus more on the LSL. Before prop manipulation was…

OpenSim & OpenGrid

In class on Monday, we played around with OpenSim by connecting to the Jokaydia and Kitely Grids. This was made possible by launching the firestorm launcher. Connecting to Kitely/Jokaydia Selecting Grid located at the bottom, selecting Kitely and then logging in using a username and password For Jokaydia a little more configuration was required as the grid was…

A Taste of the Second Life

In today’s MUVE class ISA demonstrated the following topics. 1. Chat Distances – Isa displayed the different types of chat types (Shouting & Whispering). By holding CTRL + Enter before entering a message the player would shout his text which could be heard from a distance of 96 meters. By holding SHIFT + Enter before entering…

First Assessment Introductions

In today’s MUV Class Claire insisted on the class to conduct research on a list of names that she had projected on the wall behind her. However not only were we researching these people but as well linking their successes to the platform “Second Life” Out of the list of people this is what I…

Location, Location, Location

Welcome to my Second Blog post of MUV 2017! Todays blog post is about some of the locations around the Koru Campus from free clothes and accesories to hidden locations such as “The Whale” and “Arewnna’s Office”. The First location on the Notecard was to locate the Free Clothes and Hair, these could be located…

It’s a Virtual World we live in

Welcome one! Welcome all to the very first Official “Second Life” Blog Post. Today was all about introductions and settling in, from getting to know one another, to getting our second life profiles up and operational. Unfortunately our enthusiasm was short lived as we quickly discovered not 1, but all viewers were out of date…