A Reality Theory Of Videogame Emptiness: Paintings

RND/ To consider a philosophical reality theory of videogame emptiness. Some paintings: 3440 x 1440 .jpg – via SCUM (just another D.O.A. survival multiplayer game-thing, by ‘Gamepires’) In which you’ve often considered why the vast majority of videogames have not truly appealed to you for a long time. That it might be something to do … Read moreA Reality Theory Of Videogame Emptiness: Paintings

Zack Snyder’s Awful “Army Of The Dead”: An Existential Movie Review

RND/ To consider the silent, angry sound of humanity coming to it’s collective extra senses, far beyond the dead movie screen and its piles of rubbish: Bob’s Quick Akira-Capsule Movie Review: “Army Of The Dead is peak Zack Snyder RAFA (rotting ass fetus abortion.)  Do not step in it.” – Robert What — Chrrrist what … Read moreZack Snyder’s Awful “Army Of The Dead”: An Existential Movie Review

Infinite Procedural Suburbia Simulator Game

RND/ To imagine an infinite, procedurally generated Suburbia Simulator game. Some example screenshots, taken from the excellent Terracotta by developer Olivia Haines. 3440 x 1440, 16 color .png In which such an emotionally overcast play-space would accurately express the feeling of acute terminal boredom, listness, flatness and un-profound everydayness experienced by walking around the houses … Read moreInfinite Procedural Suburbia Simulator Game

Virtual Photography Exhibit: Global Videogame Capitalism and its Existential Threat

RND// in which you spent a year or more collating and editing images with what you term ‘that special shine’ – in other words “Hypertography: abstract conceptual images rendering strange the depthless virtual paradise of Global Videogame Capitalism (aka Ludocapitalism) – its hyperreal spectacle, its symbolic fiction and existential threat.” That is, the threat of … Read moreVirtual Photography Exhibit: Global Videogame Capitalism and its Existential Threat

Rentalism Photography: The Existential Misery Of UK Renting

RND/ To consider a photograph series expressing the existential misery of renting. Images via typically scummy UK aggregate Lettings Agency site: Ideal / Idealized Cost for such Conceptual Work: £1.2M (in order to pay for the disgusting cost of a half decent house in my area – not as awful as those seen here.) Contact … Read moreRentalism Photography: The Existential Misery Of UK Renting

An Existential Spotlight: Theorizing Super Bunnyhop

RND/ In which this very very morning you consider and analyse yourself – whatever it is you imagine your doing artistically, via the Youtube lens of George Weidman aka ‘Super Bunnyhop’: First, a Venn diagram that tries to capture the unique, slightly oddball appeal of George’s ‘content’. By fun, perhaps you mean “Existentially speaking, is … Read moreAn Existential Spotlight: Theorizing Super Bunnyhop

Diving Everydayness: Wolverhampton Aqualung Society

RND/ To imagine informally joining the ‘Wolverhampton Aqualung Society’: Another cigarette, another day From A to B, again avoiding C, D, and E – Wire, The Lowdown (Pink Flag, 1977 Harvest Records) Official W.A.S. logos – 2006 x 2838, 64 col .png Wolverhampton Aqualung Society Manifesto Official Motto: “Diving Everydayness.” Modern existence (/in England aka … Read moreDiving Everydayness: Wolverhampton Aqualung Society

On surviving Summer and other nonlinear thoughts

RND/ [..] been meaning to blog for a while now but as usual never know what to say – or only that I can only ever say that I know next to nothing. Also, only part of me understands that nobody’s listening, and that I’m merely wide-banding in/to the electronic void  – ‘pissing into your … Read moreOn surviving Summer and other nonlinear thoughts