Second Life is an online virtual world developed by Linden Lab.
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Developer
Linden Lab
Engine
Proprietary
Platforms
MS Windows
OS X
Linux
Peripherals

First release
May 21, 2014
Release date
October 13, 2014
Genre
Sandbox Social MMO
Mode
Multi-player

Gameplay


Goal


Controls


Development

Linden Lab CEO Rod Humble announced in July 5, 2013 [1] that they were integrating Oculus Rift support and had it up and running. He also said he tought it’s late summer when it’ll be public

On August 25, 2013 a viewer named CtrlAltStudio Viewer has been released with limited support for Second Life.

http://community.secondlife.com/t5/Featured-News/Using-the-Oculus-Rift-with-Second-Life/ba-p/2728824

DK2

http://community.secondlife.com/t5/Featured-News/Oculus-Rift-DK2-Project-Viewer-Now-Available/ba-p/2843450

Media



In the media

10 Reasons Second Life is a Killer App for Oculus Rift, and why OpenSim will get there first at Arch Virtual - April 11, 2013
Oculus Rift Integration Coming to Second Life, Linden Lab Staff Confirm (Both Officially and Unofficially) at New World Notes - April 24, 2013
Second Life Developers Confirm Oculus Rift Support is on the Way at Road To VR - April 25, 2013
Second Life scores Oculus Rift support, developer working to make it "excellent" at PCGamesN - May 17, 2013
Second Life and Oculus Rift: Prospects and Thoughts by Mona Eberhardt - May 18, 2013
Second Life CEO: “We have the Oculus Rift… and we are working to make it a triple A experience…” at Road To VR - June 3, 2013

DK2

http://www.roadtovr.com/second-life-now-official-oculus-rift-dk2-support/

Interviews

http://www.technologyreview.com/featuredstory/531751/the-quest-to-put-more-reality-in-virtual-reality/

Relevant forum threads

Getting SecondLife Oculus Ready at The Second Life Forums
Why I'm waiting for SecondLife at the Oculus Developer Forums
Oculus Rift Virtual Reality Headset Second Life Viewer Development at The Second Life Forums
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/27jqx7/second_life_website_now_featuring_oculus_rift/
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/265o37/new_rift_compatible_viewer_for_second_life/
https://developer.oculusvr.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=42&t=10419
http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2ozulu/second_life_and_vr_incredible/

DK2

http://www.reddit.com/r/oculus/comments/2jfzpz/second_life_gets_oculus_rift_dk2_support/

References

  1. ^ Linden Lab CEO Rod Humble on Second Life’s Tween Years (Q&A)

External links

Official website
Second Life at Wikipedia