eXistenZ iPhone Charger Cable

Interactive media artist Mio I-zawa has created a creepy charger cable for the iPhone that may get you thinking about Halloween early.


(Umbilical cord inspired iPhone charger cable)

Readers may be reminded of eXistenZ, a 1999 film starring Jennifer Jason Leigh, Jude Law, Ian Holm and Willem Dafoe. A leading game designer is testing her new virtual reality software, eXistenZ, with a group of players. They use an unusual pointing device, the eXistenZ Metaflesh Game Pod, described as having been grown from modified amphibian embryos. It throbs and trills when you stroke it, manipulating the game play.


(eXistenZ Metaflesh Game Pod)

Via Pink Tentacle; thanks to Adi for mentioning the story and the sf reference.

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