Key Moments In Cyberpunk

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  • Burning Chrome

    Burning Chrome
    Burning Chrome is a sequence of 10 short stort stories, written by William Gibson. It includes famous works such as Jonny Mnemonic, Burning Chrome and Dogfight. These stories depict the post-modern condition through radical science fiction plots.
  • Blade Runner

    Blade Runner
    A science-fiction film that follows the journey of Deckard, a blade runner, who has to find and detroy four replicants who hijacked a ship in space and have returned to earth to seek their maker.
  • Cyberpunk (Short Story)

    Cyberpunk (Short Story)
    Bruce Bethke's 'Cyberpunk', a story about a gang of rebelious teenagers skip school to joy-ride around "the Net" on their computers, committing casual acts of vandalism, led to the widespread use of the term 'cyberpunk'.
  • Neuromancer

    Neuromancer is a novel by William Gibson that follows the character Case, a data-thief, who is crippled by vengeful former employees. A mysterious employer recruits Case to target an incredibly powerful artificial intelligence orbiting Earth in service of a rival business. The sheer action and adventure of this novel ups the ante on the entire genre of fiction.
  • The Matrix

    The Matrix
    Multi-award winning film 'The Matrix', directed by Larry and Andy Wachowski, is about a computer hacker who learns from mysterious rebels about the true nature of his reality and his role in the war against its controllers.