General Information

Info for Readers

Bright Metallic is a collaborative ‘zine featuring stories, articles, art, photography, poetry and creative contributions from Second Life residents.

Each month contributors share what they are inspired to show.

The magazine is an in-world “HUD book” that is a monthly issue and delivered by clicking a Bright Metallic magazine kiosk. There are no subscriptions, just find a kiosk and click. To read the magazine, just attach it from your inventory. It will attach as a HUD.

Inside each issue there are Gifts to readers from Supporters. Click the Box icon at the top of the page to receive the free gift. Many of the pages contain attached note cards with landmarks and details about the article.

The land you are standing on must have scripts enabled, even if you are the owner of the land.

Once the magazine is opened you can click the pages to turn them, or use the Contents button in the left corner. You can also Zoom in and out with the buttons on top of the HUD, and Minimize it if you wish.

Thank you for picking up a copy of Bright Metallic Magazine!


Index of Info Pages

General Information
Information for readers, general info about Bright Metallic Magazine.
Advertising Information
Information for those looking to advertise in Bright Metallic Magazine.
Bloggernaut Information
Information for those looking to become a Bloggernaut, a member of Bright Metallic's fashion blogger branch.
Sim Fair Info
Information about the annual Bright Metallic Sci-Fi Sim Fair.
Kiosk Request Form
Do you want a Bright Metallic kiosk? Request one here!



Questions & Contact

If you have any questions or need any clarifications on these points, there are a variety of contact options:


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"Individual science fiction stories may seem as trivial as ever to the blinder critics and philosophers of today - but the core of science fiction, its essence has become crucial to our salvation if we are to be saved at all."

Issac Asimov