The future of mankind according to PlayStation – it doesn’t end well. Find out what gaming predicts for the next 40,000 years


2027 (Deus Ex: Human Revolution)

Let’s start off in the near future of 2027. Multinational corporations are now more powerful than most governments – we saw that one coming – and we’re beginning to fully exploit the dizzying possibilities of transhumanism. In the case of Deus Ex: Human Revolution, this means grafting robot sunglasses onto your head, and building special stab-o-arms. It’s all very exciting and progressive, but there is a downside. Read the rest of the entries on this list then tell us if you still want to live forever…