Seminal 80’s TV series Max Headroom was a ground breaking science fiction show that is steadfastly embedded in many people’s memories, those old enough to remember it in any case. The series featured Matt Frewer portraying Edison Carter, a reporter struggling to fight against the mega corporations of a not too distant dystopian future. Some may even say that it wasn’t that far off the mark as it turns out. After putting up the good fight against his corporate masters Frewer’s character is left near death thanks to a car accident, at this point men in white lab coats decide to let him live on as an AI, Max Headroom. A name attributed to his final memory as a man, a Maximum Headroom 2.6 meters sign.
CorridorDigital have once more ventured into the field to make eye catching video, this time round they may even blow your mind. Top Down Shooter is the latest result of Corridors time behind the camera, a short clip that will generate a double take just to be sure it’s not a video game.
Presented for your viewing pleasure is the real life video game that combines cinematic know how with digital post production to amazing effect. Check out the making of video as well if you’re curious. Sit back relax and let the top down action begin.
The internet that we all know and love is the perfect demonstration of freedom and it is being threatened by the FCC and a collective of corporate giants collectively called dicks.
CollegeHumor are so concerned about the situation that they have put together a funny video to highlight the situation. If you have the ability to put pressure on the FCC (eg your a US citizen) then its time to raise your voice and stand up for digital freedom.
Presented for your viewing pleasure is the video calling for a protest in the funniest kind of way. Everyone visit dearFCC.org and make a point of highlighting the fact that the internet belongs to everyone, not just those that can afford the right package. Sit back, relax and prepare to stand up.