Post-Apocalyptic

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After Three Hours of 'Metro Exodus,' I Was Surprised By How Much I Laughed

In a sea of post-apocalyptic shooters, the game's world building and dark comedy could set it apart.
Austin Walker
1.24.19
digital art

Gritty Cyberpunk Illustrations From a Dystopian City of the Future

Canadian artists Nivanh Chanthara and Fred Rambaud built the dystopian "Babiru" universe from digital illustrations.
Nathaniel Ainley
6.6.17
Rain World

'Rain World' Is Like 'STALKER' but a Platformer and You're a Rodent

Game design looks different when you start from the middle of the food chain.
Chris Priestman
3.27.17
video

Brain-Melting Machines, 3D Animation, and Underwater Art | Culture Beat Episode 1

In the first episode of Culture Beat, we visit "Detroitis" sculptor Ryan Doyle, check out 3D designer and animator Randy Cano's home studio, and scuba dive down to Jason DeCaires Taylor's underwater sculpture garden.
The Creators Project
8.25.16
Art

Mansions, Gore, and Party Food: The Apocalyptic Delights of 'Die Laughing'

“Maybe it's not too late for new things...If not, let's go down joking,” says Stanya Kahn, the artist and director of the show which opens tonight at Marlborough Chelsea.
Sami Emory
9.12.15
Film

'Mad Max: Fury Road' Is the Feminist Action Flick You've Been Waiting For

It's a pulse-pounding, two-hour car chase that's explicitly about bringing down the patriarchy.
David Perry
5.13.15
Motherboard Blog

Watch a Post-Apocalyptic Short Film About Human Limbs Building the Tower of Babel

Here's a short 10-minute film by Floris Kaayk called 'Origin of Creatures.' As a connoisseur of all things dystopian (and utopian), I found the premise pretty irresistible: Humans, have devolved into single-limbed or organed variants of their former...
Brian Merchant
10.25.12
Film

Post-Apocalyptic Short Features Disembodied Human Limbs Roaming A Stricken Earth

Floris Kaayk’s The Origin of Creatures features mutated hands and legs in a freaky future where the world has turned to crap.
Kevin Holmes
10.24.12
Film

Exoids Shows Us A Post-Apocalyptic World Populated By Fighting Robotic Insects

Thank God it’s just an animation.
Kevin Holmes
7.13.12
Design

Artificial Organs Become "Water Bottle" Of The Future

The Shenu: Hydrolemic System, from Tokyo designers Takram, helps the body to conserve water.
Kevin Holmes
6.7.12