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 more

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

An Exhausting Cyberpunk Slog: G String by Eyaura as The Last (Dead) FPS Modification

RND/ To now consider the era of large scale, full single player campaign videogame Modding as dead. No biggie, and only a few arbitrary cyborg tears. In which dead specifically means ‘untold hours duck-scrabbling through debris clogged vents’. Standing around to admire the toxic (aesthetic) atmosphere of utterly ruined, post-apocalyptic Earth of G String as … Read more

The Tedium Of Control: 4K Virtual Photography & Critique

RND/ To consider a Control game / story design assessment. Via Visiting Resident Bureau Theorist Robert What. Some 4K Virtual Photography: — Subjective philosophical note fragments arising after recent virtual engagement with Control simulation. Forward to Director Trench eyes only (Astral Plane.) 00: To consider Control as violently mediocre and terminally overrated by easily impressed … Read more