SDCC: Elysium Viral Launches


One of the first major viral events of Comic-Con 2011 has been spotted in the form of the below poster. Advertising a company called Armadyne, the ARG involves a (pending) application process that looks for “zero g welders, mega-structure engineers, quantum networkers” and experts in “zero g coupling and multi-generational planning”. has learned that the game ties into the upcoming Neill Blomkamp project Elysium, set for release on March 1, 2013.

Starring Sharlto Copley, Matt Damon, Jodie Foster, Wagner Moura, Alice Braga and Diego Luna, Blomkamp’s followup to District 9 is said to be set in the far future on another planet will feature many sociopolitical ideas wrapped up inside an action film.

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