Second Life might be distinctive amongst metaverse platforms in that the preferred viewer software program is not a product of the corporate that makes Second Life, Linden Lab! That might be the Firestorm viewer, created by the group itself by a non-profit firm referred to as the Phoenix Firestorm Challenge:
The Phoenix Firestorm Challenge Inc. is a non-profit, integrated group whose mandate is to enhance the person expertise in Second Life and different digital worlds by offering a complicated open supply viewer with higher options, choices and interface flexibility than the usual providing by Linden Lab. The challenge has roughly 80 volunteers working for it and are managed by means of departments divided up as Improvement, Assist, High quality Assurance and Gateway. We offer stay assist 24/7 in 9 completely different languages within Second Life by means of our assist teams and on the net by way of our concern tracker.
And to have a good time its 12 anniversary, Firestorm threw a giant social gathering yesterday, Saturday, September third. And in a circle across the four-sim occasion stage are free presents from Firestorm and different Second Life distributors for you! All presents are free and you don’t want to hitch a gaggle to select them up.
The current from Firelight Hair is a brand new unisex fatpack of hair referred to as Glen/Gwyn, which is available in each female and male variations, rigged and unrigged, plus a HUD with 32 completely different textures:
Firelight can be generously giving out the identical reward to SL customers that it put out a yr in the past, for Firestorm’s eleventh anniversary! This shorter unisex coiffure known as David/Davina, and in addition is available in female and male variations, each rigged and unrigged, with a texture HUD as proven under:
Subsequent up now we have an informal outfit that includes three extra free presents:
The T-shirt is the current from Addams, and it is available in all kinds of sizes to suit most feminine mesh our bodies, and in two colors: white as proven above, and black. (Be aware that there’s additionally a males’s T-shirt reward, which additionally is available in black and white!)
The reward from Firestorm is a fatpack of this unisex baseball cap that includes the distinctive Firestorm phoenix brand, with comes the the HUD proven under, the place you may combine and match the colors of the cap and the emblem as you please. There are two variations of the baseball cap, one for smaller heads and one for bigger heads, and each may be resized just by clicking on them, which pulls up a menu. It’s the right accent for any fan of the Firestorm viewer as your avatar strolls the grid!
Lastly, there’s a really good reward from digital shoemaker Versov, these splendidly detailed sneakers, which is available in sizes to suit women and men! These special-edition Firestov sneakers are available sizes to suit toes for the next mesh our bodies: Maitreya Lara, Signature Gianni and Geralt, Legacy (female and male), Belleza (female and male), and Slink (female and male). There’s additionally an unrigged pair within the folder, which you’ll be able to modify and resize to suit different manufacturers of toes. They’re a keeper!
There are additionally many presents for you followers of breedables (which I’m not). Right here’s the blogpost on the official Firestorm weblog itemizing all of the free presents. I’m undecided how lengthy all these presents shall be accessible, however I appear to do not forget that the Firestorm eleventh anniversary presents have been accessible to select up for no less than a month after the occasions held on the stage. As I stated, the occasion stage is a circle protecting 4 adjoining sims, with the identical presents accessible across the perimeter of the stage in every sim. In line with the occasion itemizing:
SLURLs: LOAD BALANCING! In case your first preliminary begins with…click on a corresponding SLURL:
For the reason that huge social gathering was yesterday, you could possibly select any of those SLURLs and also you shouldn’t have any drawback getting in! I wouldn’t wait too lengthy to select these great presents up, although.
PRO TIP: Do you know that you could decide up many different free presents on the VERSOV foremost retailer, together with three fatpacks of high-quality unisex sneakers of varied designs and hues? Be part of the VERSOV group totally free to select up the fabulous freebies, that are positioned on panels on the entrance counter of the shop…right here’s your taxi!
Pleased freebie procuring! 😉