Digital Raven (digitalraven) wrote,
Digital Raven

Late again

Damnit. Why is it every cool new thing I find is really old? Case in point, the Cassandra Project, a mod for Deus Ex. It's the kind of thing I will run as a straight Technocratic Mage game, even though it's dead and buried. The spoilers and such are enough to keep anyone going.

Sample scene: You're an Agent for a big conspiracy, hunting out the Truth about things like the Russian moon landings and the secret behind human nature. On assignment, you find out that the boss' emotionless uber-receptionist used to be an Agent. Removing the Agent hardware is what left her in her present state. nice future you have to look forwards to...

But still. You go off to confront your boss and everyone else at HQ. Lift descends into the secret base under Birmingham, door opens. Receptionist is stood there, holding a gun to her head. The base, and her is covered with a thick layer of gore. Parts of bodies are still visible. "Why? What possessed you...?" Her reply is still perfectly monotone. "I remember kisses. I remember how they felt. I remember the softness. The saliva. The warmth. I remember liking them intensely. But I don't remember why."


It's the little things that make things like this perfect. Well, that and a mission that rips it out of both the culture and counter-culture of the 60's at the same time. Damn it never being released.

  • The Great Migration, Take 2

    This is my last post to Livejournal. If you don't already know why, you haven't been paying attention. I moved my main activity over to…

  • Party On, Dudes

    I wrote a thing on Virtue Signalling in Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure. Originally posted at Dreamwidth, where people have commented. Please…

  • Pounded in the Butt by my Atypical Neurochemistry

    With thanks to Chuck Tingle. Let’s talk about mental health for a minute. Specifically, my experiences, because I can’t really talk…

  • Post a new comment


    Comments allowed for friends only

    Anonymous comments are disabled in this journal

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded