narrative

newest project takes space today

The “purchase” of an entire region will occur today. Ultimately, a virtual world exists as the particular electromagnetic configuration assigned to a few gadjillion magnetic grains arranged in the surface material coating a small space of a magnetic drive. Imagining what we might do next takes a lot of my magnetic grains, too.

post-conference hash

A smaller, bite-size version of the Basic Skills Gauntlet was wedged into the 576 square meter poster plot at the conference. The configuration and components were chosen by selecting several modules that are in working order.

The Basic Skills Gauntlet

What if New Users could play a game right after orientation…a game that requires the use of various controls and client-viewer features? Such an activity—a kind of newbie obstacle course—could reinforce basic skills such as ctrl-alt-camming and object inspection.