8 short months after Linden Lab bought Avatars United it has announced that the gamers social media service will be shut down forever.
This is a stunning blow to the gaming social media world and a further hint at mismanagement and money problems for the Second Life creators Linden Lab.
It seems like a Yahoo style waste of money if you ask me.
Avatars United will be shut down almost immediately on September 29th, 2010. Second Life will soon develop their own resident profiles but players of other massively multiplayer online role playing games are basically screwed.
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