2002 is the 7th year since Active Worlds came into existence (at first AlphaWorld prior to 1996). May also be known in some cases as year 7 in Active Worlds.
|2002 is part of a series.|
- The Scarabian Republic is formed sometime during this year by members of SW City as a way of creating a coalition of mutual friendship between towns without requiring these towns to become part of SW City or subordinate to them. (Syntax, SW City Forum, September 3, 2002) This was probably formed before March 18th, when the idea of an Embassy Row of towns was introduced via the SW City Newsletter. (Conjecture based upon the first SW City Newsletter)
- January 5
- March 18
- March 24
- SW City's 3rd Birthday bash kicks off! SW City turns 3 years old! The bash ends on the 24th. These things happened:
- March 25
- The first Nimbusian is built by SW Chris in Nimbus Land.
- April 6
- GSK immigrates to Active Worlds: citizen number 348037.
- April 27
- May 8
- SW City Ground Zero renovated by Syntax. The very first SW City Ground Zero is demolished and a new Ground Zero, which contains the monorail track, wooden towers and pink/orange tiling is built.
- July 9
- July 13
- July 26
- Cypris Creek, a suburb of SW City, is promoted to subcommunity status after only 3 months as a suburb.
- August 3
- Espilae immigrates to Active Worlds: citizen number 349220.
- October 26
- 2002 Cy Awards. It started at 7pm VRT.
- December 14