Your own virtual apartment

Hello everyone,

The title says it all. Your own virtual apartment! It gets better though, because in Twinity your own personal apartment is in an authentic real virtual city. If you’re a Twinizen you know what that means, if you’re not, join us and find out!

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Your apartment can be in 3D virtual Berlin, 3D London, Miami, you name it, choose it and move in!

The images in this post are from one of the 3 room luxurious apartments in Berlin. After you’re done decorating that free 3D apartment , we’ve seen some awesome ones done by Twinizen, you can find your dream home here .

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Just choose your address and browse through the many available apartment styles until you find the property that represents you.Get a feel for it before you by by visiting the 3D Open House model apartment. See yourself in your new 3D virtual home.

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Then all you have to do is settle in, decorate your 3D home to your liking choosing from a huge variety of 3D items, offered by Twinity or by Twinity members either in the 2D Shop or in the 3D Shops Twinity members have opened.
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And now that you’re settled in, it’s time to enjoy being the master of your domain and throw a party that the 3D world has never seen before! Or… of course you can just enjoy a calm night in, watching a movie and spending time with your loved ones . Or perhaps reading a book while having a cup of tea is more to your liking!

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Either way,  enjoy your own brand new home in 3D! Oh and did I mention one home is the beginning and ..the sky is the limit?! Well.. sort of! 😉


Have fun choosing your new virtual home and until next time!

Happy exploring!


Decorate your personal space with new awesome 3D items

Hello everyone,

We come bearing awesome gifts and wonderful ideas.

Now, we all know in Twinity you can buy or rent your own awesome apartment or house in any city in the world your heart desires.

You want your own penthouse apartment in New York, Berlin, London, Paris, not only you can have it, but you can have it in a few seconds, if you don’t know how yet, you can either do so from your Twinity 3D Client or by visiting our Real-Estate Page.  And this comes with even more great news, you can have as many places as you like!! Is that awesome or what!!

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Roberto’s Office

Of course the most important thing after having your own personal space is how you decorate it.  As  Twiniziens we love creating, decorating, partying and most of all sharing all that with people. And since so many of you have purchased or rented many spaces in the last period, we love to announce you that we have lots new items to help you guys decorate and create your dream home.

Just a few examples to get you going, you can easily search in the Shop, for: !Rave Candle & !Rave Lamp in Decor & Accessories/ Lamps/Table  or just type !Japanese and see all the items with that title.

Maybe you plan to decorate your private beach for all the hot summer nights to come, just search for Tiki.

Search for !Disco and get that club pumpin’ as soon as tomorrow!

And these are just a few examples of new items, keep checking the catalog as we constantly add new awesome objects!


Neighborhood of the week

Check out the new fancy apartments in Singapore’s Marina Bay area, which we now have made available for everyone to purchase!

The Singapore Real Estate Market

Create your own Machinima – in 48 Hours!

Try for fame in The 48 Hour Film Project and have your work seen in multiple virtual worlds! The stakes are high, but as well as a chance to have it screened at MachinimaExpo 2010! This contest is patronized by Chantal Harvey, a well-known machinimatograph, and is about creating a machinima in 48 hours. From Friday, 17 September to Sunday, 19 September you should create your own machinima, finalize it and send it in! If you have questions or want to participate in the contest, contact Daniel with 48 hours film project as the subject.

Learn how to create a Machinima with our Tutorial.


3D Virtual World Twinity enables Mobile Payments

3D online social community Twinity, a virtual world based on real people and real cities, is letting its members pay for virtual items using their cell phones.

Berlin, 2 September 2010 – 3D online world Twinity, the social community based on real people and realistic replicas of the world’s most vibrant cities, is letting its members pay for virtual items using their cell phones.

From new clothes for their 3D avatar to the latest furniture for the stylish 3D home to thousands of other virtual items, Twinizens from over 50 countries worldwide can now have instant fun by using their cell phones to go on a shopping spree in Twinity.

Twinity utilizes the mobile payment system of mopay web. The UI integration into the Twinity Global purchase on provides members with a mobile payments experience, letting their charges automatically appear on their mobile-phone bill.

“Mobile payment enables our members to use the easiest and most convenient way to purchase Globals to get the latest trends in Twinity”, says Jochen Hummel, CEO of Metaversum, the company behind Twinity.

Twinity makes most of its revenue from the sale of Globals, the world’s virtual currency, to its members, who use that currency to buy virtual items.

The virtual world Twinity is currently in public beta. Register for free membership at and start exploring the world today.

Join Twinity on:
Facebook | Youtube | Twitter

Information about Metaversum and Twinity:
Metaversum develops and operates the 3D mirror world Twinity. The vision behind Twinity is to bring the real and the virtual worlds closer together by building realistic replicas of the world’s most vibrant cities in 3D. Berlin, Singapore, London and Miami have launched in Twinity, with other exciting cities set to follow them soon. Twinity members can create a personal avatar, explore real cities virtually, move into a 3D home, chat with friends, work, get creative, or just have fun together.

Twinity offers businesses new ways of engaging with real people in real virtual cities. Through virtual shops and branded presences, in-world ad campaigns, product placement, and real and virtual sponsored events, Twinity lets you enter into a genuine, emotive dialog with your target group. Twinity is currently in public beta and open for business. Founded in July 2006 and financed by leading venture capital firms, Metaversum has offices in Berlin, Singapore, Kiev, and Potsdam. More information can be found at and

Find more information, videos, pictures and other resources in the Twinity Social Media Newsroom:

Do you have any questions or require additional material?

Barbara Ecker
Senior Manager Communication & Brand
Metaversum GmbH |
Rungestrasse 20 | 10179 Berlin | Germany
F: +49 30 847 12 25 – 23

5 minutes of dancing ;-)

From the virtual nerworkers.

And the Twinity Community Award goes toooo…..

For the very first time in the young history of the 3D online world Twinity, the virtual world with real people in real cities, single community members have been honored with the Twinity Community Award for their skills, attitude and engagement in Twinity.

The 1st edition of the Twinity Community Awards has been a big success! We are very proud of all the Twinizens attended , nominated and awarded, because thanks to all of them our community is growing to a big, huge family!

The evening started in front of the Brandenbuger Tor with the Red Carpet Photo Shoot: all the nominees posed with their gowns and tuxedos next to personalities such as Jochen Hummel and Mirko Caspar, CEO and CMO of Metaversum respectively. Both of them are really amazed by the unstoppable creativity of the Twinizens.

Once the Twinity Paparazzi had done their job, the community headed to the Bitfilm Bitropolis Cinema where the ceremony was held. Every category was announced and Twinizens voted privately to their favourite nominee. Here is the list with the winners of the night!

  • Most beautiful avatar: Icat
  • Best ambassador of Twinity: Swen
  • Best event host: Princess Lily
  • Best racing track designer: Ray
  • Best shop item designer: Glenn
  • Best Fashion Designer: Helen
  • Best Decorator: Kyoko
  • Best 3D Designer: Björn
  • Special Prize for Education: Language School Hungarian (Nimrod)
  • Most Helpful Twinizen: Kuhl
  • Best Photographer: Nadia
  • Best Movie Maker: Lourenco
  • Best Twinity Blogger: Dee
  • Best Couple in Twinity: Casimero and Yuna

To prove his skills as Best Movie Maker, Lourenco made this video of the Ceremony! If you would like to watch all his creations, have a look at this Youtube Channel!

We want to thank every single Twinizen for being a part ot Twinity. Without you the world would not be like it is and still will become in the future.

Your Twinity Team

Gain some Exclusive Items with our New Badges!!

Dear Twinizens,

The hunt for badges can continue! Today we are releasing a new set of badges. Your chance to get some new cool and exclusive items. Whatch this space, there is more to come.

The new badges include:

  • Marathon Man 1
  • Singapore Marathon Man 1
  • London Marathon Man 1
  • It’s all about Friends 5
  • Disco Dancer 3
  • Happy Birthday!

Login to Twinity to find out how you can achieve those badges.

Downtime: Monday 12th July, 11:00 CET

Dear Twinizens,

We’ll have an update of Twinity coming up today. Expect a downtime of 30 minutes around 11:00 CET. The update will cover certain bugs on user side and enhancements on the server side as well as some usability improvements.

Your Twinity Team

Did you know we launched Virtual Singapore?

It always tickles me when these things pop up months and months later, like over

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