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Cynicism Management (Cynicism Management Series Book 1)

Bori Praper

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CYBERPUNK: MALAYSIA is an anthology of 14 short cyberpunk stories by Malaysian authors, edited by me and published by Buku Fixi under their English-language Fixi Novo imprint. To the point where some of the books might as well just have " This was published in The '90s " printed on every page. I mean, what would you call the Terminatrix or T-X from ‘Terminator 3: The Rise Of The Machines’ (2003) film?
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Silicon Dawn (SILICON SERIES) (Volume 1)

William Massa

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To New York and Tokyo, Neal Stephenson adds Shanghai in The Diamond Age, Bruce Sterling adds Singapore in Islands in the Net (1989), and Linda Nagata adds Saigon in Limit of Vision (2001). Cowboy, an ex-fighter pilot who has become “hardwired” via skull sockets connected directly to his lethal electronic hardware, is now a panzerboy, a hi-tech smuggler riding armored hovertanks through the balkanized countryside. In the end, Luke joins the rebels and helps win an important battle against the Empire.
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Clink: A Down Under & Out Story (Down Under and Out Short

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Baudrillard, Jean (1983) “The Automation of the Robot” in Simulations. Also be sure to access or download only from sites you trust and remember to always check the site's Privacy Policy first. On the one hand, and little by little, science fiction is becoming more respectable. It´s been a long time since I felt so overwhelmed by so much talking, and some of the metaphors used are kind of… Well, never mind. This is in contrast a fantastic/unrealistic depiction of technology, such as light-speed spaceships and intergalactic travel: the technology in cyberpunk is much closer to home.
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Sehruh'Buun: Ri'yuun (Sehruh'Buun Trilogy Book 3)

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On their first day together, they engage in a highway shootout with a gang of criminals. What made cyberpunk “punk” was the process of stripping encrusted genre conventions away, going back to the roots, tapping into the raw energy of the genre in its purest forms, and then trying in the process to create new kinds of emotional experiences — the kind of body horror, say, we associate with cyberpunk’s darkest currents. Of the 32 genuine science fiction stories, thirteen (40.6%) featured scientists as major characters.
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Western Star: Welcome to Two Moon (The Western Star Series

P.S. Witte

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But Cyberpunk 2077 will not be about conflict between the augmented and the police; that Deus Ex: Human Revolution-style societal tension over the morality and ethics of augmentation is not at the centre of the story. “The psycho squad is just one of many cool elements in this world," Sebastian explains. “We had several ideas for this short teaser and had to focus on one of them. Cyberpunk is a sub-genre of science fiction and aesthetic movement centered around advancements in the fields of robots, cybernetics and information technology.
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Windswept

Adam Rakunas

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Unfortunately, Farewell Horizontal suffers from the feeling that it's just one part of a planned series, a series that was never completed: plot elements are left hanging, characters that are clearly meant to go somewhere go nowhere, and while the lack of details make the book refreshingly surreal (yet rich with cyberpunky elements), one gets the feeling that Jeter simply didn’t have the rest of the series he might have liked to set the stage and flesh out this fascinating world.
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Defragmenting Daniel: The Boy Without a Heart: A Sci-Fi

Jason Werbeloff

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WHY YOU MIGHT LIKE IT: It re-imagines Greek mythology and spins it into something much more modern and accessible. Because "cyberpunk" is, to a certain extent, a catch-all, convenient label for the work of a number of vaguely heterogeneous writers, I will confine much of my examination to the exemplary William Gibson, who is, according to Istvan Csicsery-Ronay, "the one [cyberpunk] writer who is original and gifted enough to make the whole movement seem original and gifted" (269), and who is, according to the widely circulated mainstream magazine Interview, "the king of cyberpunk" (cf Hamburg).
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The Caretaker: A Short Story

Jason Gurley

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Many science fiction novels explore the conflicts that result when two societies with disparate ethical systems come in contact with one another. Their first cheque cashed, I’d purchased the cheapest possible ticket to New York, intent on meeting the mysterious human whose editorial decision had resulted in such a windfall. This, I think, is now becoming a thing of the past. His diverse and formally adventurous cornucopia of short fiction is one of the most important contributions to the heritage of SF.
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Remake Me: Anticore Part Three

Richard Charles

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Hopefully the above has provided an idea of what the genre of science fiction can encompass. Special Topic: Science Fiction and Literary Studies: The Next Millenium, P M L A. And I began, then, to write. (Gibson) Gibson famously wrote Neuromancer on a manual typewriter, but not for any particular reason. She already had a job, a real job at the university. I was on the KGB blacklist, I learned a bit later: in the somewhat more strongly alternative world where Stalin invaded Yugoslavia after 1948, there was a high chance I'd have ended up on the gallows before I'd gotten out of my teens.
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Burning the Ice: Avatars Dance III

Laura J. Mixon

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CT's ingenuous standards for SF were simply that SF should be "good" and "alive" and "readable." Solarpunk goes after its goals with that same level of energy! In it, a woman named Philadelphia Burke suffers from pituitary dystrophy, and is given a new opportunity in her life after she attempts to commit suicide. The only cure is a conspiratorial cyber-satanic deal. Century Rain has that whole 50s detective thing going on that might bore people looking for your future history space opera thing.