Ancient mythic themes emerge anew in video game virtuality and anime culture as expressions of the unconscious desire to shamanize, or walk between the material and spiritual planes of existence.
Sharky is living the life, or rather the after-life, with a talking rabbit for a roommate. They live on the river to Hell, when a mysterious woman enters their lives.
Reality Sandwich conributor Douglas Rushkoff discusses his acclaimed comic book series Testament – a hypertextual, progressive reworking of Biblical stories into modern day relevance. "The Bible tells the story of how a faulty model can get mistaken for reality, and how that can slowly rob us of our humanity. It seem these myths are not only relevant, but living."