Monthly Archives: December 2012

RO80 Type Mag: a year in review

It’s been a busy year here at RO80 Type Mag. I created a Facebook fan page for the blog, and added over 100 new posts and uploaded more than 600 photos. And you read and viewed them. For that I … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas, everyone

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Pico-generated Facebook albums will soon be deleted

Remember all those great moments you captured in Pico and saved to a Facebook album created by the game? Your entire album will be deleted by Ameba on December 28, 2012. The announcement was made yesterday on the Facebook fan page … … Continue reading

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The end of Pico World in pictures

Over two years I met so many amazing people in Ameba Pico. I am so thankful for that. I ♥ you all. An important announcement on December 13 let Ameba Pico users know that the game would end forever at 8:00 GMT; we knew December 17 … Continue reading

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SmallWorlds: a different kind of avatar chat community

Just after Ameba announced that Pico would be closing I promised to search for similar games. The closest I could find was: SmallWorlds Dress up. Decorate your home. Socialize. Play games. It’s a browser-based social avatar community with 3-Dimensional style customizable … Continue reading

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Roley’s fabulous art blog

A few weeks ago I met Roley in English Park 1. I read her profile, looked at her great blog – a collection of sketches – and introduced myself. Roley sketches and paints by hand and also uses a Samsung … Continue reading

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It’s the end of the world as we know it

There’s less than 3 days to go until Ameba Pico. Two hours ago Ameba announced the official time it will close Pico forever via the Facebook fan page. Around the world December 17, 2012 at 08:00 AM GMT is the … Continue reading

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