Arcadism: The New Monolith

How Arcade Cabinets Are Machines For Time Travel

Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 film “2001: A Space Odyssey” is as symbolic as it is a masterpiece. The most memorable icon in the film (and perhaps the most memorable icon in film history) is The Monolith; a giant rectangular machine built by an alien species that when in contact with humanoids- motivates them to progress in technology and the science of time travel.