Blog-ish

  • Want an extra?

    So cool. Dani Clode, a graduate student at London’s Royal College of Art has designed a prosthesis meant to augment, rather than replace a body part. Take a look: That’s just pretty fricking awesome. And of course, it immediately makes me think of these guys: Because the xenomorph is a great example of augmentation. Two… Read more

  • The Body Shop

    As humanity battles the Ringhead aliens in our Cold War series, they’re going to suffer losses and injury, same as war in any era. For most of the wounded vets in our story, medical science can put them back in the field with little downtime with skin, organs, and whole limbs printed from custom stem… Read more

  • Is your brain safe from attack?

    I listen to a few podcasts, and one of my favorites is Stuff to Blow Your Mind. They recently did a great show on neurosecurity, and spent about a good portion of the show talking about the possibility of hacking prosthetics! At first glance, I thought they were going to talk about the neural hacking… Read more

  • Control Strategy

    In our upcoming Cold War series, the men and women of the Union Wolves overcome harrowing injuries with the help of some incredible prosthetic devices. Indeed, futuristic prostheses have long been a staple of sci-fi and pop culture. To give you and idea of how far we have to go, here’s an example of some… Read more

  • First steps…

    The Ringhead aliens have arrived, and they are xenoforming the Earth, sending mankind towards a new Ice Age. Year 2107. It’s the longest night of the year when they appear. Scientists are baffled by two alien constructs that have pierced the planet at each hemisphere. Keenan and his pack of Union Wolves are first in… Read more

  • Nostalgia

    Blade Runner is one of my all-time favorite movies. It’s got it all: the hard-boiled cop, renegade androids, and the hypnotic cyberpunk backdrop. I was pretty worried when I heard about the proposed sequel. Harrison Ford has been known to do a turkey of a sequel now and then. And then the full trailer dropped.… Read more