Favourite photos from the Second Life Inworld Meetup at Basilique

The Second Life Inworld Meetup at Basilique turned out to be the mother of all events. We had a massive turn out that exceeded my expectations – 104 people at peak. Inara Pey did a lovely job of creatively reporting the happenings, and Huckleberry Hax shared a wonderfully introspective perspective on the day’s events. I don’t have much to […]

Breaking: Basilique chosen for next Linden Lab Inworld Meetup – May 14, 1PM

  Xiola Linden just announced that the next Linden Lab inworld meetup between Linden Lab and Second Life residents will be held at Basilique at 1PM SLT Thursday, May 14th, 2015. Here is the SLurl to Basilique. Please arrive early because you know it will be packed to the rafters. I couldn’t be more pleased and am grateful to Linden […]

Battle of the Second Life Bots: Juliet wins – but only barely

Since ‘hiring’ my male and female bots as greeters at Basilique, I’ve been curious to see how they compared, and now – after a 2-month serial A/B test – I have the answer: Juliet is better than Paul at converting visitors into group members – but just barely. I have to admit, I predicted that Juliet would beat Paul by a […]

The usefulness of virtual things, with Kriss Lehmann of Botanical

It’s no secret that I love traditional, old-world Italian environments, and I’m always on the lookout for things that might improve the Basilique region. I have many go-to places that deliver low-land-impact, yet high quality, authentic creations – mainly, I go to Post, Dutchie, Apple Fall, Trompe Loeill, Fanatik, e-brink Designs, and Studio Skye for the big stuff […]

Join me in supporting DJ Shona as she DJs in Second Life for 24 hours straight!

My friend Shona Black – who also happens to be my favourite Second Life DJ who’s weekly set at the Velvet I try to attend as often as I can – is again staying awake and DJing for 24 hours for the benefit of the Electronic Frontier Foundation (EFF). The 24-hour Pub Crawl takes place Saturday, […]

Second Life Novel Launch: Huckleberry Hax’s ‘AFK, In Pursuit of Avengement’

Join me in celebrating the launch of an all new Second Life novel by Huckleberry Hax at Harvey’s Bar at Basilique on Thursday 26 February at 3pm SLT. Mr. Hax is launching his eagerly awaited fourth instalment in the ‘AFK’ series of novels set in Second Life – ‘AFK, in Pursuit of Avengement’. At the launch, Mr. Hax […]