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Game Entry: OBSERVER_

The year is 2084. If you somehow survived the Nanophage, odds are you were killed in the War. Those who live have turned to drugs, VR, neural implants — anything to distract themselves from this new reality. You are Daniel Lazarski, an elite neural detective known as an Observer, and part of a corporate-funded police unit whose purpose is to hack and invade suspects’ minds. In this future, anything you…

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Last Week in Cyberpunk 8/12/2017

This week in cyberpunk, we see the continued erosion of ethics in the US echelons of power, and we Tim Miller, of Deadpool fame, take on multiple classic cyberpunk properties, among a selection of exciting developments in the cyberpunk media landscape. The Return of Blackwater Erik Prince, the head of the notorious mercenary company Blackwater, […] The post Last Week in Cyberpunk 8/12/2017 appeared first on Neon Dystopia. […] Read…

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Attack of the Cyber Octopuses, B-Cyberpunk at its Best

Attack of the Cyber Octopuses comes from the mind of Nicola Piovesan, who has more than 60 awards and has participated in hundreds of film festivals worldwide. This comes through in the film, as the cast and crew had members from all over the world, demonstrating a real global sensibility and remarkable production value. This […] The post Attack of the Cyber Octopuses, B-Cyberpunk at its Best appeared first on…

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Last Week in Cyberpunk 8/4/2017

This last week in cyberpunk, cable networks find themselves at the mercy of hackers, experts show just how insecure people should be about election integrity, and there might be a little trouble with LA’s iconic sound. Cyberpunk Reality HBO Hack Worse Than First Disclosed Looks like HBO knows nothing. Or maybe the network’s feeling a […] The post Last Week in Cyberpunk 8/4/2017 appeared first on Neon Dystopia. […] Read…

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Music Entry: Luke Slater

Luke Slater (born 12 June 1968, Reading, Berkshire, England) is an English electronic musician, DJ and record producer, who has concentrated on techno since the beginning of the 1990s. […] Read More Advertisements

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Music Entry: Stilz

Producer from Calgary, Alberta, Canada. Known to experiment with both hip hop and synth-pop. […] Read More Advertisements

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Music Entry: Victor Love

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Game Entry: h a c k m u d

hackmud is a cyberpunk themed text-based hacking simulator for intel-compatible personal home computers. Get lost in a deep and complex world full of challenging puzzles. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: Cyber Sentinel

Near future. Information is the most precious of resources. International corporations fight a data war for access to new medical, government and military patents and contracts. In an ongoing arms race talented individuals find a way to earn money… […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: Quadrilateral Cowboy

Quadrilateral Cowboy is a cyberpunk heist adventure. Tread lightly through security systems with your hacking deck and grey-market tools of the trade. […] Read More Advertisements

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Music Entry: Roborg

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Movie Entry: LOST BOY

LOST BOY is an ambitious sci-fi concept heavily influenced by the American action classics and Japanese samurai films. It instantly captures viewers with its highly visual and unparalleled sci-fi world. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: NEOTOKYO

NEOTOKYO takes place about 30-40 years from now in a Japan that has drifted into social/political strife due to the inevitable stresses that come from changing times. The Japanese government is grappling with intensified external (Asia geopolitics) and internal (economic/social) problems, and there is mounting pressure from within Japan to return to the days when it exerted influence through military power and strength. A failed legislative push to alter the…

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Music Entry: Scandroid

Scandroid is an electronic music duo formed by Klayton and Varien in 2013. The duo released its debut single on August 6, 2013, entitled “Salvation Code”. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: VirtuaVerse

VirtuaVerse is a cyberpunk adventure narrating tales of technomancers, epic cyberwars & virtual reality debauchery in a future not so far away. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: Watch Dogs 2

In 2016, ctOS 2.0, an advanced operating system networking city infrastructure, was implemented in several US cities to create safer, more efficient metropolises. Play as Marcus Holloway, a brilliant young hacker living in the birthplace of the tech revolution, the San Francisco Bay Area. Team up with Dedsec, a notorious group of hackers, and expose the hidden dangers of ctOS 2.0, which, in the hands of corrupt corporations, is being…

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Movie Entry: Incorporated

A man attempts to thwart a giant corporation that seem to have unlimited power. […] Read More Advertisements

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Music Entry: Cosmo Cocktail

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Music Entry: Red Marker

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Music Entry: Electric Dreams

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Game Entry: Blue Heaven

Blue Heaven is an adults-only action-RPG mixed with Hack & Slash that tells a bloody story from the perspective of an asocial and nihilist mercenary who works enforcing the law in a decadent futuristic cyberpunk universe where good and evil are almost indistinguishable and dirty sex, deadly drugs and decomposing corpses are easy to find in the dark alleys of every metropolis. Soon he will have to leave his world…

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Music Entry: The Advent

London based Cisco Ferreira, or ‘The Advent’, can be described in many ways: a musician, a pioneer, a sound designer, a steady force, one persistent m*therf*cker, a rebel, an icon, an outsider, a great live artist… […] Read More Advertisements

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Movie Entry: REPORT

A short animatic film set in a near future cyberpunk world. It follows the story of a special-forces police unit that is tasked to eliminate rogue androids. The Captain of this unit is giving a report on the last mission of his squad, which is known to have had a fatal end. […] Read More Advertisements

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Music Entry: Mayneframe

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Movie Entry: Cybernetics Guardian

Cybernetics Guardian is a below-average anime movie about a scientist who gets possessed by the god of evil, goes on a rampage to destroy half the city and then miraculously regains his humanity all for the sake of love. […] Read More Advertisements

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Movie Entry: Grey Digital Target

In a barren, war torn future Earth, a soldier and his female comrade look for a lost friend in a quest that would shake their reality. […] Read More Advertisements

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Movie Entry: Genesis

Genesis is a sci-fi shortfilm about two souls that unite in cyberspace to create the perfect being. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: VA-11 HALL-A: Cyberpunk Bartender Action

a booze em’ up about waifus, technology, and post-dystopia life. In this world, corporations reign supreme, all human life is infected with nanomachines designed to oppress them, and the terrifying White Knights ensure that everyone obeys the laws. But, this is not about those people. You are a bartender at VA-11 HALL-A, affectionately nicknamed “Valhalla.” Although it is just a small bar downtown, it attracts the most fascinating people this…

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Game Entry: Shadowrun

It is twenty-first century, and the humanity faces a difficult period that follows devastating wars and other disasters. Magic and technology co-exist, supernatural powers, mythical creatures, ghosts, cyberspace, where hackers meet and fight each other, street deckers which can be hired to do the dirty work, anarchy and struggle between mighty and corrupt corporations – this is the world of Shadowrun. Unlike the two other Shadowrun games which are set…

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Movie Entry: Ghost In The Shell

In the near future, Major is the first of her kind: A human saved from a terrible crash, who is cyber-enhanced to be a perfect soldier devoted to stopping the world’s most dangerous criminals. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: Neofeud

2033 – We create AI. Sentient robots arrive, but not as our Terminator overlords or our Singularity saviors — conscious machines are humanity’s unwanted bastard children. A few are geniuses who design flying cars, beat cancer, invent teleportation, but millions of defective prototypes roll out of factories — mentally challenged, motivationally-challenged, criminally-inclined. Legally conscious, but unhirable, these “Defectives” are shuffled through public housing and welfare assistance, straining the already overburdened…

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Movie Entry: Uncanny (Android)

The world’s first “perfect” Artificial Intelligence begins to exhibit startling and unnerving emergent behavior when a reporter begins a relationship with the scientist who created it. […] Read More Advertisements

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Movie Entry: 3%

A thriller set in a world sharply divided between progress and devastation, where people are given the chance to make it to the “better side” but only 3% of the candidates succeed. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: Machine Angel Nanako Chan

A 3D Action game inspired by magical girl series, cyberpunk stories and Run and Gun games. The game is about a female, genetically enhanced special agent of a megacorporation. Her Name is Nanako. To help her with her mission, the corporation equipped her with a robotic exoskeleton suit which also grants her short time flight abilities. Her tasks involve sneaking into buildings of rival corporations, stealing hard drives containing corporate…

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Movie Entry: Cyber Wok

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Game Entry: Suspended: A Cryogenic Nightmare

On a space settlement named Contra, a human being serves as a regulator for the planet’s vital systems: he controls transportation, weather, and manages resources all while being in a deep sleep, through the neural power of his brain. Such a regulator is called Central Mentality. However, after five hundred years of stasis, the current Central Mentality suddenly awakens, greatly troubled by reports of computer malfunctioning and resulting problems in…

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Movie Entry: The Elegant Scum

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Game Entry: Dex

The story follows Dex, a young woman living in Harbor Prime. Harbor Prime is a city controlled by corporations that are integrated into a secret authority known as the Complex. Dex becomes a target of the Complex that sends its assassins to her. Dex is saved by a hacker known as Raycast who guides her to safety. Raycast reveals that Dex is the “fragment of Kether.” Kether was the supreme…

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Movie Entry: Hardwired

Cyberspace. A consensual hallucination experienced daily by billions of legitimate operators, in every nation. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: State Of Mind

State of Mind is a futuristic thriller game delving into transhumanism. The game explores themes of separation, disjuncture and reunification, in a world that is torn between a dystopian material reality and a utopian virtual future. Employing multiple playable characters and two separate game worlds, State of Mind explores the existential drama that develops in a society on the brink of post-material existence. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: Tokyo 42

You’re a budding freelance assassin in a world where sinister forces are at play, taking on missions to pay your way and becoming embroiled in all sorts of cyber-shenanigans. There are also cats. […] Read More Advertisements

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Game Entry: The Maker’s Eden

The Maker’s Eden is a first-person hypertext adventure game presented in the style of a motion comic. You play a character trying to discover what their predefined purpose is, in a science fiction/noir inspired world filled with androids, flying cars and an early 20th century vibe. […] Read More Advertisements

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Movie Entry: Ares

In a near future, the world order has changed. With its 10 millions of unemployed citizens, France has now become a poor country. Its people wavers between rebellion and resignation and find an outlet in the shape of TV broadcast ultra brutal fights in which the players are legally doped and unscrupulous. […] Read More Advertisements

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Movie Entry: Brainscan

A teenager is part of an interactive video game where he kills innocent victims. Later, the murders become real. […] Read More Advertisements

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Music Entry: Revolting Puppets

The M-Pire. No one really remembers the exact day when they took over. It wasn’t a revolution over night, it was an ongoing process over years. Bit by bit, they took control, cut our freedoms and made us believe that we had chosen this. That we wanted it. And that it was good. But with time, a few us started to notice hat something wasn’t right. We felt a deeply…

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Movie Entry: Zauvek

A young woman attempts to sabotage a corporation via her techno-wizardry skills. On the run from the law enforcement, the audience follows the hacker hoping for her to emerge victorious over the corporate overlords that loom over the sprawl. […] Read More Advertisements

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Book Entry: Rise Of The Machines (Apocalypse A.I. 0.5)

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Book Entry: Sync (Lost Time #5)

One falls. One comes together. This is where it all ends and everything changes. Finsbury Gage thinks he has all the answers, thinks he’s tracked down the man who killed his wife–but he doesn’t know how wrong he is. […] Read More Advertisements

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Book Entry: Revelations (Apocalypse A.I. #2)

Five years ago, the artificial intelligence known as DANA declared war on humanity. In the last remaining refuge of the Seven Cities, humans are facing extinction. A desperate mission is set in motion. One that will either end the war… or end humanity. Apollo may have already failed. One of his team is dead, and he’s sent the remaining members ahead with Eve, the android that he still isn’t sure…

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Book Entry: The Seven (Apocalypse A.I. #1)

Five years ago, the artificial intelligence known as DANA declared war on humanity. In the last remaining refuge of the Seven Cities, humans are facing extinction. A desperate mission is set in motion. One that will either end the war… or end humanity. Officially, Apollo Jones is one of the finest machine killing soldiers in the world. Unofficially, he’s suspended from his unit and awaiting punishment for his crimes. Instead,…

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Book Entry: All Systems Red (The Murderbot Diaries #1)

In a corporate-dominated spacefaring future, planetary missions must be approved and supplied by the Company. Exploratory teams are accompanied by Company-supplied security androids, for their own safety. But in a society where contracts are awarded to the lowest bidder, safety isn’t a primary concern. On a distant planet, a team of scientists are conducting surface tests, shadowed by their Company-supplied ‘droid — a self-aware SecUnit that has hacked its own…

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Book Entry: Downfail (Failpocalypse #1)

No jobs. Robots took them. Citizens subsist on a basic income guarantee. They consume their lives in drug-fueled virtual reality gaming binges. Ian Blake doesn’t play games and he won’t accept handouts. He needs to be productive and useful – but his creepy boss just fired the baby-saving hero and father of three. Ian yearns to build his own robots now. But with a job offer in hand under his…

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Book Entry: Cheatc0de

Play the Game. Play to Win. Play to Survive. Most people play the game: total immersion VR with full neural sync. But Hank lives it. In Unlimited Combat, he’s one of the best. He makes his own luck. And he plays solo. Until now. When a player offers Hank fame and fortune, it’s too good to pass up. To succeed, Hank must fight harder than ever before, pushing past the…

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Book Entry: The Betrayer (Apocalypse A.I. #3)

ive years ago, the artificial intelligence known as DANA declared war on humanity. In the last remaining refuge of the Seven Cities, humans are facing extinction. A desperate mission is set in motion. One that will either end the war… or end humanity. DANA’s revelations are threatening to fracture Apollo’s team. The AI knows that they’re coming, and they each struggle with what that means for the mission. Apollo tries…

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Book Entry: Wyrm

As the new millennium approaches, cults, sects, and crackpot prophets flood the worldwide media. But for Michael Arcangelo none of their catastrophe theories are more frightening than the Goodknight virus. Michael suspects it is the work of a mysterious programming genius, who designed it to create a computer role-playing game so real it can kill. Now Michael and his team of techno-wizards must descend into a harrowing and convoluted world…

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Enter The Veil’s Cyberpunk Sandbox Roleplaying Game

The Veil is a cyberpunk tabletop roleplaying game that provides a sandbox for creating and playing in cyberpunk worlds. Created by Fraser Simons who designed, wrote, and play-tested the game and published by Samjoko Publishing,  it was Kickstarted successfully last year by 665 backers for a total of CA$ 21,073, crushing their goal of CA$ […] The post Enter The Veil’s Cyberpunk Sandbox Roleplaying Game appeared first on Neon Dystopia.…

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Last Week in Cyberpunk 6/9/2017

This last week in cyberpunk we saw a contractor blow the whistle, were reminded why it’s a bad idea to underestimate the youth vote and heard that an old cowboy is on his way back. Cyberpunk Reality Reality Winner Leaks Russian Docs, Gets Burned by Intercept and Microdots Despite rising to fame through Edward Snowden’s […] The post Last Week in Cyberpunk 6/9/2017 appeared first on Neon Dystopia. […] Read…

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Book Entry: Cyberpunk: Outlaws and Hackers on the Computer Frontier, Revised

Using the exploits of three international hackers, Cyberpunk provides a fascinating tour of a bizarre subculture populated by outlaws who penetrate even the most sensitive computer networks and wreak havoc on the information they find — everything from bank accounts to military secrets. In a book filled with as much adventure as any Ludlum novel, the authors show what motivates these young hackers to access systems, how they learn to…

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The Dystopian Sound of Massive Attack

In anticipation of a new album in 2017, Neon Dystopia looks back at a much-overlooked release from the UK’s legendary Massive Attack. “Take a look around the world, you see such bad things happening…” Upon waking up to the troubling news of recent weeks from the UK, I found myself thinking of the Massive Attack song A Prayer for […] The post The Dystopian Sound of Massive Attack appeared first on Neon Dystopia. […]…

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Welcome to the Driverless Dystopia

I’ve been interested in driverless cars ever since I saw Uber’s prototype, Johnny Cab, in the original Total Recall when I was 10. It’s a fascinating thought experiment to sit down and extrapolate the implications of mainstream adoption of this technology. Let’s take a dive down the rabbit hole and see what a future with […] The post Welcome to the Driverless Dystopia appeared first on Neon Dystopia. […] Read…

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