Bladerunner inspired music: Cult of Luna – Vertikal (2012)

To tide you over while there’s no actual Satellite Reign news, here’s a music tip that is at least vaguely related: The latest album by Swedish post-metal band Cult of Luna has taken some obvious nods from the classic Bladerunner soundtrack by Vangelis – Bladerunner of course being a big inspiration for Syndicate Wars and […]

Is the Matrix a Syndicate Wars ripoff?

When the Matrix movie came out in 1999, it was praised not only for its impressive special effects and intense fighting scenes, but also for its intelligent plot. The central plot point of the movie is the discovery by the protagonist that the seemingly normal world he was living in is in fact fake. In […]