He grasped at the thin chain around his neck and pulled the miniature data shard from beneath his coat. A bright blue status light blinked back at him from a chip of what looked like irregular obsidian. The genesis of his revenge was intact. The reminder was no longer needed, eight years was enough.
The rain was starting to let up, it’s job to cleanse Street City of obsolete and spurious data just about complete. It was an aesthetic method of maintenance utilized to keep immersion intact. But to her it still felt deceptively cold and wet.
He looked over the edge and scanned the surrounding glow for signs of Collectors. Gravedigger better goddamn pay up. This avatar heist started out as a cakewalk, but quickly turned into a shit sandwich.
Scifi Concept Art: ‘Overkill’ by Alwyn Talbot.
Scifi Concept Art: ’10 Cloverfield Lane’ by Nick Hiatt.
Scifi Concept Art: ‘Interstellar Cannon’ by Chenxi Kang.
Scifi Concept Art: ‘Crescent Moon’ by Kuldar Leement.
Scifi Concept Art: ‘The North Gate’ by Neil Blevins.
Scifi Concept Art: ‘Space Station’ by Julian Calle.
Scifi Concept Art: ‘Blockade #6’ by Tamas Medve.
Scifi Concept Art: ‘Waiting for Response’ by Allen Wei.
Scifi Concept Art: ‘Fleet’ by Oleg Danylenko.