Set in the near future when artificial organs can be bought on credit, it revolves around a man who struggles to make the payments on a heart he has purchased. He must therefore go on the run before said ticker is repossessed.
ALTERED CARBON is set in a future where consciousness is digitized and stored in cortical stacks implanted in the spine, allowing humans to survive physical death by having their memories ... See full summary »
Awaiting his death in a 'Nirvana' recycling plant, one clone's desire for a glimpse of what it is to be human becomes a reality when he escapes his executioners and goes on the run. Along his short but thought provoking mini odyssey, he experiences the full gamut of human emotions before he is finally hunted down by his capturers/creators. Written by