B. R. AMBEDKAR
2294, the Ardents implanted a dwindling population so that Mainframe was always in control of the ultimate society. They exiled the Reformists, rebels against the implant, and forged and uneasy alliance to put them to work in the coltan mine.
Repeated threats of an invasion from Drairus over unpaid debts and undelivered coltan forced the Ardents to go against the long-standing agreement… The reformists had to be implanted against their will and the rebellion had to end.
Eyva moonlights as a burlesque dancer and inadvertently kills an influential Ardent senator in a bid to retrieve access to her nanotechnology research… Reaching a crossroads, she thinks back to where it all started to go wrong.
BEHIND THE STORY:
Inspired by the FBI’s Next Generation Identification system to counteract terrorism, Eyva portrays a stylized future where surveillance implants and social media are used as management tools for the benefit of a repressive regime.
The NGI includes voice recognition, iris and retina scan data, facial recognition and DNA analysis. A fully automated system specifically designed to be integrated into the Global Surveillance Network…
In the hands of a totalitarian government, what chance does the human spirit have when free will becomes non-existent?
So finally we're on our way after two years of research and development... Oh yes, and let's not forget the six years of rewriting. They weren't kidding when they said perseverance is the key to success. It's been a journey and a half to say the least, fraught with...