MANIERA Magazine October 2010 Issue “Love at First Bite”

Maniera Magazine October 2010 Issue “Love at First Bite” is Available now Inworld and Online.

This is one issue to really sink your teeth into! This month Maniera examines the Media’s love affair with the Vampire Culture.

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Maniera Magazine Editor of the Year 2010 nominee in the Digital Magazine Awards. 

CEO Topaz Joubert and former Managing Editor Nox Deigan of Second Life®’s Maniera Magazine have been nominated for Editor of the Year in the Digital Magazine Awards 2010.  Celebrating the best magazine and individuals from the digital publishing industry, each category will be judged by some real life industry hard-hitters such as Gavin Drake, Vice President of Marketing for Quark, Peter Bale, Executive Producer for Microsoft UK and David Rowan, Editor of UK WIRED, with the winners to be announced on the 27th October.

MANIERA MAGAZINE is one of Second Life®’s top fashion and lifestyle magazines with a distribution of over 30,000 in world.  They were the first themed magazine in Second Life® and boast a staff of professionals in their field not only in Second Life® but in real life as well.  They raise the bar of Second Life®’s magazine publishing industry by demanding excellence in their professional writing, expert photography and sleek design.

The Digital Magazine Awards 2010, in association with Quark Inc., are global awards to showcase the best digital magazines and recognize the most influential people in digital publishing today. They raise the bar on industry standards, celebrate the publishing revolution of digital magazines and grow and evolve with this burgeoning industry.

The judging process to select the Finalists for each sector will be undertaken by a selection panel composed of members of the Digital Magazine Awards and luminaries from the Digital Magazine Industry.  The Finalists will be submitted to members of the Digital Magazine Awards, luminaries of the Digital Magazine Industry and members of the Lead Judging Panel who will then select a Bronze, Silver and Winner in each sector. The Lead Judging Panel will select the winner of the Magazine of the Year.

Links to the current and previous issues of Maniera Magazine can be accessed from their blog at or via a kiosk in Second Life®.

More information on the Digital Magazine Awards can be found at their website



Maniera Magazine Teaser: The Lovers

Models: RicoRacer Flux & StarliteStarbrite Constellation

Photographer: blackLiquid Tokyoska