At the onset of Virtual Reality, so many game companies and people alike, wanted it to work. Why? It made sense that it was the next step in the evolutionary chain of gaming.
Back in the late 1990s, this little known company was created called Linden Lab. Philip Rosedale saw potential in the stages of Virtual living and in a nutshell, a spark was lit. Want to meet people globally? Want to create, build, explore what other users have created/built/explored? Walk into the stage that was set, called Second Life.