The AvaStar : SecondLife Gets A Tabloid

The AvaStar : SecondLife Gets A Tabloid
Innovation

Avastar-1German tabloid giant Bild are to launch an in-world virtual newspaper called the Avastar and will sell for 150 Linden Dollars. It will provide news, entertainment, service and orientation for the residents.

Piers Fawkes, PSFK
  • 18 december 2006

A couple of months back we saw Reuters plant a reporter in virtual world SecondLife, now German tabloid giant Bild are to launch an in-world virtual newspaper called the Avastar and will sell for 150 Linden Dollars. SecondLife already has newspaper called Second Life Herald and the newcomer promises to provide news, entertainment, service and orientation for the residents. It’s been built with the help of our friends at CScout and they tell us that it will be English language. The press release reads:

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