Movies & Anime

Review: Automata

Disclaimer: There will be spoilers. Isaac Asimov is one of the inspirations for early cyberpunk creators. He is responsible for the concept of the “Three Laws of Robotics” and many sci-fi tropes that ...

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Westworld: Looking Back, Moving Forward

Welcome to Westworld, the resort where you get to experience what it was like to live in the Wild West. Don’t mind the fact that the movie was written and directed by Micheal Crichton, who would...

The Man In The High Castle

The Man In The High Castle: Not Cyberpunk, Still Relevant

When ever Phillip K. Dick’s name is mentioned a cyberpunk’s ears perk up. Dick was the most prolific of the proto-cyberpunk writers and many of the best cyberpunk movies, such as Blade Run...

Review: 12 Monkeys – “Mentally Divergent”

Disclaimer I: Spoilers are in this review. Read at your own risk. Disclaimer II: If you’re going to watch 12 Monkeys (2015) you need to forget about 12 Monkeys (1995). Nothing in one truly connects to...

Review: 12 Monkeys – “Pilot”

Disclaimer I: Spoilers are in this review. Read at your own risk. Disclaimer II: If you’re going to watch 12 Monkeys (2015) you need to forget about 12 Monkeys (1995). Nothing in one truly connects to...

Brazil – The Cyberpunk Christmas Movie

Brazil is a cyberpunk Christmas movie if there ever was one. The movie is born out of the same social anxiety that the cyberpunk movement was. There is an unfortunate lack of dystopian Christmas stori...

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Get Up-To-Date With The Deus Ex Franchise

With news about the new Deus Ex: Universe starting to pick up and the original Deus Ex: Human Revolution team at Eidos-Montreal now working on the next game, it seems a good time to get everyone up-to...

Nemesis Movie Franchise Review

If you haven’t seen a Nemesis movie, let me get you up to speed and share with you my thoughts on the franchise. The Nemesis franchise is made up 4 movies: Nemesis, Nemesis 2: Nebula, Nemesis 3:...

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CyberFlunk? Why Almost Human Failed

SPOILER ALERT: There is some information in this post that could be classed as a spoiler. When I watched the announce trailer for Almost Human I sat awed by the prospect of a truly cyberpunk live-acti...