Happy 20th rezday to Second Life’s humble Prim!

Phree rezzed a standard prim just for the occasion. ๐Ÿ˜‰

Never did I know that our good old prim is so old it even predates Second Life. ๐Ÿ˜ฎ Read Inara’s intriguing article.

Inara Pey: Living in a Modemworld

20 years of the prim by SarahKB7 Koskinen

It All Starts with a Prim

Those six words used to be one of the tag-lines associated with Second Life. Six words that โ€“ long before mesh or even sculpties entered our consciousness โ€“ summed up the unique magic of Second Life: the ability to create almost anything you might imagine, just by taking simple geometric shapes and playing with them โ€“ shaping, sizing, bringing them together, etc., โ€“ to produce something either individually or collectively, right there within a virtual space.

Of course, things like scripts and tools were required to get things to do things or to make the shapes that were needed, but at its heart, SLโ€™s creativity lay within the humble primitive shapes offered to users through the viewer.

I mention this because January 25th, 2022 is officially the 20th anniversary of the first prim ever being rezzedโ€ฆ

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