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David Bowie, a video game pioneer as well

David Bowie, a video game pioneer as well

David Bowie, who died this past weekend at the age of 69, didn't always seem real. He was, in fact, at one point in his career a pure digital creation. 

Musically he'd been an alien, a shape-shifter, an innovator and an experimenter with all things digital. His career was one marked by restlessness and reinvention, pulling from the theater and even video games. 

In 1999 Quantic Dream and Eidos Interactive released "Omikron: The Nomad Soul," which featured, albeit briefly, a virtual Bowie. Today, it's common for recognizable...

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