'Mr. Robotic' promo has you hacking a pretend ATM
In case you have been planning an actual-world promo for Mr. Robotic, a TV present that is all about hacking and the tradition that goes with it, what would you do? Invite followers to do some hacking of their very own, apparently. As a part of the run-as much as the collection’ second season, New York Metropolis retailer Story has remade its retailer with a hacking-impressed recreation as its centerpiece. Clues littered across the retailer supply codes that allow you to ‘hack’ an Evil Corp ATM for actual money — in case you’re astute, you will get as a lot as $50. It isn’t the identical as an actual ATM hack (fortunately), however it’s very a lot within the spirit of Mr. Robotic‘s stick-it-to-authority ethos.
There’s extra. You will additionally discover an interactive model of Elliot’s desk that exhibits movies everytime you contact actual-world objects, and there are nods to Fsociety’s residence base that embrace actual arcade cupboards and a Skee-Ball machine. Sure, it is all there to persuade you to observe the present and purchase associated merch. Nevertheless, this can be one of many few bodily promos that is value testing for its personal sake — particularly because you may stroll out of the shop with extra money than you had getting into.