Amazon announces "Cyberpunk dystopian mass-suveillance as a service".
I made a Deus Ex total conversion about ten years ago where you play a homeless socialist hacktivist trying not to get drone-striked in downtown San Fran outside of barbwire-walled billionaire enclaves or caught by the AI-automated robot police and thrown in the smartphone sweatshop. 60% AI/automation unemployment rate and global subprime meltdown redux.
Going to be streaming some of Terminus Machina tomorrow in honor of it being about five minutes from reality.
@silverspookgames Everything the tech industry does has an ulterior motive and it's usually "sell something to the cops and developers."
@ND3JR Yeah the dark truth is really shining through there with "surveillance as a service".
@silverspookgames Invest in shotgun manufacturers.
@silverspookgames This Shadowrun LARP is getting out of hand...
if you want you can check the source in the tags, was good birdsite content
I need this in my life.
The game was my upbringing haha. I even ended up buying the last and first men (pretty sure it was called that...) later in life.
@personanonduvda Yeah, the original Deus Ex is my favorite game.
@silverspookgames I loved TM! I really need to go back to it and finish it (I locked myself out because I took the wrong skills, I think...) That song that plays in the hub is infectious! I'll try to catch your stream tomorrow.
@dona Hey thanks a lot for playing Terminus Machina and for the kind feedback! Sorry that I kind of made it pretty tough. If I'm able to actually beat it tomorrow you can use it as a walkthrough. :)
Also that song you're talking about is I believe District 10 and is over here if you just want to hear it :) https://silverspook.bandcamp.com/album/terminus-machina-soundtrack
@silverspookgames Yes, that's the track! I love it so much :D
I don't mind the game being tough, I thought it fit the theme quite well. The ONE time that I don't invest in hacking in a DX game and it blocked my progress, hahhaha.
@silverspookgames I laughed out loud at this, only to keep from crying because it's so true.
@silverspookgames I wonder how long we will have to wait before this will count as a documentary?
@TruculentSheep Pretty soon! Lol 😂 😭
@silverspookgames How much sooner can we hire hacker-elves to break into systems for us? I need some credits to get this cortex bomb out of my head, man...
New sport: Drone mooning!
@feonixrift XD 2025: After mass-drone moonings, drone butt-recognition gets so good Amazon delivery bots will deliver tanning lotion while you're sunbathing face down in the sand at the beach.
would you please give the source of that? THX
@silverspookgames time to hunt them like new age cavemen
@silverspookgames I wonder how hard it is to DIY an AA-gun
@silverspookgames getting guns and shooting these out of the sky is not just praxis, it's necessary
ah yes, PSaaS (Police Surveillance as a Service)
it's a good thing the WD3 trailer dropped before this or else reality might have become unrealistic 🤪
@silverspookgames I don't get why people do this.. Post a link...
There goes naked sunbathing in the backyard....
@SaniTea Imagine having a summer bbq in the backyard and fifty Amazon drones are buzzing overhead taking video and audio recordings.
@silverspookgames Some chilling 1984 shit right there.
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