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Elvis Lives in Twinity!June 30, 2008 04:21 pm
No, it’s not the long-gone ‘King of Rock’n’Roll’, but the cybertastic Elvis ‘the Shooting Star of Digital Art’ Karabekian.
On Tuesday, July 1st at 18:00 (CET), the 20-year-old Elvis Karabekian celebrates the premiere of his first solo digital art exhibition at the Bitropolis Gallery in Twinity. Mr. Karabekian will discuss his series of paintings on opening night, including ‘Kamikaze (I-III)’, ‘Jolly Roger’, ‘Atomic’ and ‘Warhead’.
Everyone at the event receives a limited edition, free Elvis Karabekian t-shirt. Enjoy the art of the future and wear it on your back!
How to get there: Log in to Twinity, click the globe icon in your toolbar and select ‘Bitfilm Bitropolis’ from Recommended Places. A Twinity representative will direct you to the gallery!
Twinity's Design Your Apartment Contest!June 25, 2008 09:13 am
Participate in Twinity’s Design Your Apartment contest and Win!
Show off your creativity! We want you to participate in Twinity’s first Design Your Apartment contest!
To enter, send an email by July 3rd to firstname.lastname@example.org from the email address you used to register for Twinity and include your username and the name of your apartment. The winner will be chosen by the Twinity community-at-large. To celebrate your success, we’ll throw a party and award ceremony in honor of the winner.
EVERYONE who participates in the contest automatically receives an additional 1500 Globals to help you get started, PLUS we’ll be giving out a special prize for the winner! After sign-up, you have two weeks to style your pad. So what are you waiting for? Enter today and win!
PS: If you don’t already have an apartment, go to ‘Places’ in your toolbar and click ‘Get your own place’. Give your place a name and follow the instructions to create yours!
Welcome Area Grand Opening Party!June 25, 2008 08:57 am
Join us on Thursday, June 26th at 18:00 (CET) to celebrate the grand opening of the spacious, new Twinity Welcome Area. We’ll have surprise DJs spinning rock’n’roll to get you in the mood to rock out and shake your tail feather!
Make new friends and give us your feedback! Metaversum staff will be on site to answer your questions.
How to get there: Log in to Twinity and select ‘Welcome Area’ under ‘Place to visit’. If you are already in Twinity, go to ‘Places’ on your toolbar and select ‘Twinity Welcome Area’ from our ‘Recommended Places’.
PS: The Welcome Area has informative tutorials to help you get started in Twinity. Stop by the party and learn something new!
Friday, 20 June: Football Fever Party!June 18, 2008 08:36 am
Since everyone had so much fun at our Fans of Football party two weeks ago, we’re doing it again!
Come on down and kick it up with us at the Football Fever party this Friday, 20 June (18:00 CET) in the Twinity Football Fanclub, Berlin. The place is a soccer lover’s paradise, including football-themed streaming radio and video.
Check out the new football t-shirts in the shop and get your favorite one for free!
How to: Go to ‘Places’ in your toolbar and then ‘Place Search’. Type ‘Twinity Football Fanclub’ and click ‘Search’. To enter, press ‘Go’.
Friday, 13 June: Machinima Party in Bitropolis!June 12, 2008 01:30 pm
This Friday, 13 June, we will be celebrating the opening of Bitropolis, the underground Art City in Twinity, with a machinima party.
From 18:00 (CET) onwards, we will be showing the machinima films that have been nominated for the Bitfilm Awards in the Bitropolis cinema. DJ IAKA will rock the turntables in the Bitropolis night club with his breathtaking drum’n’bass beats, which will incite even the laziest avatar to shake his polygons.
Every visitor will be given a unique virtual t-shirt with the Bitfilm mascot, the football playing robot. You can only get your hands on this t-shirt at Bitfilm’s machinima party. The party is also a good opportunity to meet the Bitfilm team and filmmakers from all around the world.
Bitropolis features a cinema, which will be screening highlights from the festival program. Watch the latest in innovative animation and after the movie, join fellow cineastes in the bar or dance the night away in the night club.
How to get there: Go to Places in your toolbar and then Place Search. Type ‘Bitropolis’ and click Search. To enter, click the green GO button.
So what are you waiting for? Grab your popcorn and get down to Bitropolis!