Neotokyo°: Cyberpunk FPS Multiplayer Noclip Virtual Photography Exhibit

RND/ To imagine a series of noclip Virtual Photography screenshots of NEOTOKYO° – multiplayer PC FPS conversion-modification by Studio Radi-8: In which one considers the romantic near future colonial / orientalist fantasies underpinning such videogame architecture. 3440 x 1440, edited in Gimp

The Capitalist Ideology Of Patreon

RND// To consider the ideology of Patreon, whose founding story (ie. ‘something entirely made up’) is neatly, mythologically presented as somehow remotely natural, clean, friendly and inherently benevolent: 3398 x 3195 .jpg, Patreon screenshot “It cost over $10,000 to make that video.” – Poor old millionaire Jack Conte on ‘not being paid for his art’ … Read more

AAA Games Industry Notes / Critique / Conceptual Art (2)

RND/ To consider more scenes [1] notes, critique and conceptual art based around modern notions of the so-called ‘AAA games industry’: Kill Screen: Preparing William Chyr (Manifold Garden) as brand To consider what exactly it means to ‘prepare william chyr’ – once trendy developer of Manifold Garden video game – as actual brand. The word … Read more

Failed Itch (Vanity) Project

RND/ For when your seemingly groundbreaking, 19.6GB art pack gets exactly zero downloads from a popular indie game site: – and (once again) one feels as though ‘simply pissing into your own stale wind’; deafened by silent howling gales of total cosmic apathy Vanity of vanities; all is vanity – Ecclesiastes — Reference Link On … Read more