Sponsor: Kimika Ying
Location, Exhibit Hall, front room, centerline floor
Where have all the manhole covers gone? We need some new ones!
Kimika suggests these as a source of inspiration: https://www.flickr.com/groups/japanese_manhole_covers/
This is primarily a…[Read more]
MESH/SCRIPT/STORYTELLING TEAM CHALLENGE: THE GREAT BLACK FELL WORM
Sponsor: Emerson Lighthouse
Budget: don’t be a dick
Location: The Fells
Particularly wet springtimes bring bogs and floods to the fells north of the city wall, and naturalists gather to witness a remarkable phenomenon: the rising of the great fell worms. And if you believe t…[Read more]
STORA CANAL MONORAIL
Sponsor: New Babbage Transit Authority
Budget limits: Uprights: 15, Track section: 3, Car (optional): 20
Location: Babbage Canals http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Babbage%20Canals/128/146/106
You heard that right… monorail! Monorail! MONORAIL!
Ok, it doesn’t really have to be a monorail, but you get the idea. The…[Read more]
MADE IN NEW BABBAGE
Sponsor: Mosseveno Tenk
Location: Exhibit Hall, front room north side http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Wheatstone%20Waterways/154/171/106
Those small things we know and buy every day, that tourists ponder and expats pine for. Local products you can only get here. What are they? Rez them on the tables in the…[Read more]
AETHER SALON v3 – CONTINUED
Sponsor: Klaus Wulfenbach
Location: special use platform http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/The%20Fells/165/50/3201
This category was left unresolved last year so it will continue.
Time has taken its toll on the Aether Salon and the scripts are no longer functional, and its builder sleeps amongst our honored…[Read more]
DUBIOUS ACHIEVEMENTS (2D)
Sponsor: Mosseveno Tenk
Location: Exhibit Hall, front room south side http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Wheatstone%20Waterways/153/151/106
We’re all proud of our accomplishments, even if it’s just that wee brief moment before you discover what you’ve really done.
Memorialize these great moments of our…[Read more]
Sponsor: Tepic Harlequin
Location: Exhibit Hall back room http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Wheatstone%20Waterways/115/156/106
Stalls, barrows, shoe shine kits, food carts & more… who and what lines our streets and public squares in legitimate search of our Babbage Marks? Rez in the back room of the Exhibit Hall…[Read more]
R.F. BURTON PUBLIC LIBARY REBUILD
sponsor: Serafina Puchkina
full scale budget: no more than 300 LI
location: Builder’s Square http://maps.secondlife.com/secondlife/Academy%20of%20Industry/196/105/111
City Librarian Serafina Puchkina would like to rebuild the RF Burton Public Library. It was originally a “crackerbox” build from the early days…[Read more]
It’s another long sleepy summer in New Babbage, that means it’s time to poke around the dark corners of town and find the things that need fixing up. Oiling Festival is officially open now until September 15th, 2019. This year’s categories are:
Due to horrific windstorms this week that took down a relay tower, I won’t be able to hold a town hall before June.
So… What should we build for this year’s festival? Let’s make it a long leisurely June through August sort of thing, with HBM type builds only for the last 2 weeks.
ARCHIVE UPDATE: i suppose it is our own fault for telling the story in such a way that fires keep destroying our halls of records. The old BAR is currently up as archive-only, and I would not expect it to be there for more than a year:
Mr Cleanslate is still trying to locate the wiki. Everything on the old…[Read more]
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