Cyberpunk Is Dead: A Critique

RND/ To consider or imagine Cyberpunk as (/un)dead. R.I.P. That Cyberpunk might even be far better that way. A satirical critique, and study of possible near-future potentials / alternatives. Warning: contains problematic Trans representation. Right off the bat: questioning the mere notion that Cyberpunk really amounts to anything less than a naked, celebration of Global … Continue reading Cyberpunk Is Dead: A Critique

Puke Milkshake: Alt Right Ricky Gervais, Fuck Right Off

RND/ To consider poor old obsolete Ricky Gervais. With that eminently punchable mug and clueless hyena laugh. Just another sad, toxic media sphincter lamprey, always desperately seeking attention for crude acts of mass public ignorance. In which the only detectable talent such boring, un-flushable TV turds seem capable of expressing seems sociopathic self regard for … Continue reading Puke Milkshake: Alt Right Ricky Gervais, Fuck Right Off

Dr. Disrespect Net Art: DMT, Aliens, and the end of The Virtual Videogame Truman Show

RND/ consider "Dr. Disrespect" (Guy Beahm aka Diarrhea Panic) based net.art 3840x2160 .jpg, screenshot via Twitch - featuring actual stream chat comments 5760x3840 .jpg, edited publicity photo 3840x2160 .jpg, screenshots remix To what extent can such a divisive Virtual AAA-industry Meta-Figurine / 'gaming personality' be considered a product of, (say) The [Global Videogame] Truman Show, … Continue reading Dr. Disrespect Net Art: DMT, Aliens, and the end of The Virtual Videogame Truman Show

Pewdiepie For President! The Malignant Narcissistic Personality of Youtube and ‘Oopsie!’ Psychopolitics

RND/ to consider the co-incidental or algorithmic emergence of the (default, in-built) malignant narcissistic personality of social media platforms like Youtube, and the default psychopathological 'media personalities' (now there's an insult) who preach there to ditto headed Stan armies with an ever louder political¬† voice Gamers are pathetic! - Dr. Disrespect First a brief stable … Continue reading Pewdiepie For President! The Malignant Narcissistic Personality of Youtube and ‘Oopsie!’ Psychopolitics

Hypertography One Exhibit: the ideology of Minecraft

RND/ to consider the ideology of Minecraft as symbolic capitalism; the world as merely infinitely dividable [1] resource-cubes to be managed [2] Part of the Hypertography One Exhibit / on minecrafts digital feudalism to consider minecraft as user generated exploitationware in which research play as just another word for work / research as whole nowadays … Continue reading Hypertography One Exhibit: the ideology of Minecraft