Myst-Uru Guilds IC and OOC Part-III

Uru Fan Content – Ahra Pahts 2008 Parts I and II cover the confusion regarding IC and OOC guilds in Myst-Uru fandom. Part II covers the challenges in changing IC guilds. Here I am considering the politics of changing the OOC guilds. If you have note read Parts I and II you may want to do so. (See the April Archive for the complete set of posts) All of the IC and OOC is just people doing things in specific ways with certain mental constructs as m… Continue reading

Myst-Uru Update 2014

…be completed. This is supposed to happen in the next 12 months and the possibility of some content making it in this calendar year is suggested. Some those of those working on adding fan content and making new game servers have blogs and forums where new activity is reported and discussed. See these sites: Tweek OOC Blog – OOC Twitter – Facebook – https://www.facebook… Continue reading

Myst-Uru Guilds IC and OOC Part-IV

…o paths to making changes. Both of these efforts center on an aspect of training people in world. I’m not sure the goals of the two are comparable but how they have gone about it shows comparable methods. A European teacher wants to use Uru in a RL classroom as a teaching aid. She builds ages* for the coming open source version of Uru, no small feat. So, she is knowledgeable and involved with the guilds and contributing toward the open sourc… Continue reading

Second Life Viewer Tips + Firestorm

…at restricted, or seeing OOC chat when receive chat restricted. ShowChatMiniIcons (FS) – Toggles the display of mini icons in chat transcript. ShowScriptErrorsLocation (FS & SL) – Show script error in chat (0) or window (1). ShowStreamMetadata – Shows stream metadata (artist, title) notifications. (0 = Off, 1 = Notification Toast, 2 = Nearby Chat). SpeakerParticipantRemoveDelay (FS & SL) – Timeout to remove particip… Continue reading

The Guilds of Myst-Uru Part I

…which has nothing to do with membership numbers. Big has to do with recognition within the IC storyline. Then there are all the reformed guilds, new guilds, joke guilds and on and on. The fan site lists most of the known Myst- Uru guilds. It is nearly impossible to ever list them all as they change. What it is not listed on are the guilds of Uru fans forming in other games. Places like GW, WoW, THERE and Second Life. Some use the sa… Continue reading

Dolphin Viewer Released-Review

…disable camera restrains has been added. This also removes the camera collision so you can move the camera inside things. Download & Install Download is easy… Dolphin Viewer 2 Download – for whatever reason my download was slow. Dolphin Viewer 2 (DV2) installs in its own folder. So, you can have both 1.5 and 2 installed at the same time. However, DV2 takes over the SLURL’s, unless you have manually tweaked your browsers. So, clicking an… Continue reading