Muscle Suit Tokyo Exoskeleton Power Workout

Sometimes a muscle suit would come in handy - admit it. Like you're on the last rep in a set of ten and you just need that bar to go a bit higher...


(Tokyo University Muscle Suit)

Alas, it still needs an external compressor and air regulation system; nevertheless, we're slowly getting closer to those fighting exoskeletons we're going to need.

Like the NAFTA power-armor from Bruce Sterling's 1999 novel A Good Old-Fashioned Future:

He'd come down from the heavens in his full NAFTA military power-armor, a leaping, brick-busting, lightning-spewing exoskeleton, all acronyms and input jacks. It was powerful, elaborate gear, of an entirely different order than the gooey and fibrous street tech of the two urban intrusion freaks...
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