SL Gacha Things I Didn’t Know

There is a Gacha Garden event and two regions of Gacha Garden Shops. You peeps probably already know all this. But, it is new to me. I’m not a Gacha fan. But, I am curious about free market innovations. So, I am poking around and learning.

The Designer [ JUSTICE ] has boots I REALLY LIKE. I went looking to buy them and found they were an exclusive offering at the January Gacha Garden (LM) event (group). These are boots I would expect to go for L$300 or so per color or L$800-1200 or more for a fat pack. At the event, you can try your luck for L$75 a try.

Gacha Garden Event – Feb 2018

Of course, the gold color I want is a rare, rare. At L$75 I figure I can make 4 tries at getting the color I want. Or if I want them all, 10 to 16 tries. After the 10th or 16th try gacha-gambling is costing me more than just buying boots would.

I really wanted them. So, I made 4 tries. I got the Silver rare, 2 ok colors, and one duplicate color. The Silver rare is pretty neat and provides a range from white silver to near black silver. Five colors if I remember correctly. I am happy. The 2 colors are ok but not my colors. What do I do with the duplicate? I’ll get to that. Continue reading

Second Life News 2018 w2

Ugh… still fighting something between a cold and flu…


The main channel is getting a restart but will continue to run version # rolled out 12/12.

All three RC channels with get version # This change is declared to have internal logging improvements.

Worlds 3

Worlds 3


The Main viewer remains version We first saw this version as a RC candidate in week #47 as a Maintenance version. It promoted to the main viewer in week #49.

Second Life Alex Ivy Viewer version – This is an update from which we saw in week #48.

Second Life Maintenance Viewer version – Another update. Replacing version out week #51.

Second Life Voice Viewer version – Last updated in week #50.

Second Life Project 360 Snapshot Viewer version – no update since week #27.

Second Life Project Animesh Viewer version – Last updated in week #49.

Second Life Project Render Viewer version – has updated from version released week, #50.

AS of this morning the Wolfpack version of the viewer has disappeared. As this is a version of the main viewer with additional data reporting, I think we can expect it back when the main viewer next updates. Continue reading