Archive for September, 2009

The Black Church in Aracadia

The Black Church in Aracadia

Last night, a friend asked me a very good question about getting into character.  She explained that she had a tendency to get too attached to her avatars and felt that if something happened In Character (IC) she might take it personally.  She wanted to know how I separated Real Life (RL) me from RP me.  She has no role play experience but is willing to learn. (more…)

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Swapping Gender or Race

Posted: September 22, 2009 by Salvatore Otoro in Character Development, MV-SL-Tutorials, Roleplay 101
Lost Vegas

Lost Vegas

Crossing the gender or race divide in your role play can be an interesting experience and enrich your character as well as add more role play to it.  Depending on the type of role play sim you are in, this may or may not be possible.  Gorean role play is one that I can think of where these type of changes would not be possible.  However, in a free form role play, anything is possible just as long as you write it and treat it as such. (more…)

My First Interview

Posted: September 17, 2009 by Salvatore Otoro in Misc.
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Second Life blogger and resident Charlanna Beresford interviews me about role play in her latest blog posting titled All The Virtual Worlds A Stage.

What It Means to be A Role Player

Posted: September 1, 2009 by Salvatore Otoro in Roleplay 101, Roleplay Review

ROLE-Magazine---September-2009Make sure you take a look at the September issue of Role Magazine including my piece What It Means to be A Role Player.  Pictures include my friends Nova Sakigake, Orchid Arado, Tari Renfold, and Sakura23 Bleac.