Sports have always provided a window into society at-large. What does the reaction to athletes with bionic or biochemical differences tell us about existing privilege and power? What should we expect for the future?
Boomers be like, “Yeah I play cyberpunk video games”. The cyberpunk video game: Bithell Games' Solitaire Conspiracy.
Stand up and shout McDonalds!
I’m here to ask you a question: Is a man not entitled to the sweat of his brow?
This is like some kind of Ghost in the Shell Suicide Squad and I am here for it.
The rented electric vehicle glided silently north along the recently paved Route 102. The AI autopilot navigated the twists and turns along the west bank of the Connecticut River effortlessly, only asking the driver to touch the wheel from time to time to make sure he was awake. The end of this hours long journey would bring the idyllic lakes and forests of the largely untouched great north woods, at the headwaters of the river.
I got angry after reading a Game FAQs post.
Previously on snowcrash dot fun, I outlined something obvious: a good cyberpunk video game is one that is an example of both a good video game and a good work of cyberpunk fiction. Time to follow up.
I try to explain the framework my goopy gamer brain uses to assess content. A necessary expansion to one of the few spicy takes I’ve ever posted on Twitter.
A weeks-long STG event where players form teams and compete for score.