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Remeering Kowloon Walled City, The Lawless Outpost that Was Once the Most Densely-Populated Place on Earth - Flashbak. A staple of dystopian sci-fi and space opera, the lawless city—teeming with refugees, runaways, smugglers, and all sorts of industrious types going about their business—has many real-life analogues.

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4/12/2019· Today Kowloon Walled City is gone, and in its place is a park with a plaque and metal model in remerance of the place where 50,000 people lived and were forcibly removed. Gone now too is …

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A year after its demolition, the City became a public green space, Kowloon Walled City Park, in the 330,000 sq ft area once home to the most densely populated spot in the world. Girard’s project, aptly titled City of Darkness , saw him and fellow photographer Ian Laot capture the spirit of the City.

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Apr 29, 2014 - Kowloon Walled City was a densely populated, largely ungoverned settlement in New Kowloon, Hong Kong. Originally a Chinese military fort, the Walled City became an enclave after the New Territories were leased to Britain in 1898. Its population increased dramatically following the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong during World War II. In 1987, the Walled City contained 33,000

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A walled neighborhood called the Narrows in the 2005 film "Batman Begins" was based on Kowloon Walled City. The City is even a level in the video game "Call of Duty: Black Ops."

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Hong Kong''s Kowloon Walled City was the densest place on the planet before it was torn down 20 years ago. In this Wall Street Journal interactive, you can take a trip through the

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2/10/2011· The characteristic that most set Kowloon Walled City apart from other slums was its high-rise, skyscraper form. Videogame design has capitalized on the city’s verticality.

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1/4/2014· The Kowloon Walled City in Hong Kong was once the densest place on earth, a virtually lawless labyrinth of crime, grime, commerce and hope. A Wall Street Journal documentary tracks its colorful legacy 20 years after its demolition.

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Kowloon Walled City | Hong Kong in video games . Abstract: Kowloon Walled City () has long captured the attention of people around the world. Even though the slum that made the place famous was demolished and remodeled as an ancient Chinese garden in the 1990s, every year thousands of tourists still came to the site for

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The Kowloon Walled City, a bizarre chapter of Hong Kong’s colonial history, was demolished 25 years ago. Rob Frost captured remarkable footage inside the enclave in…

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Fascinating to see such amazing details of the old Kowloon Walled City captured in a Tokyo video game arcade. So glad to have stuled across this via bluebalu’s blog. 18th June 2013 at 7:52 pm

Inside the mystery of Kowloon’s Walled City - The Face

A year after its demolition, the City became a public green space, Kowloon Walled City Park, in the 330,000 sq ft area once home to the most densely populated spot in the world. Girard’s project, aptly titled City of Darkness , saw him and fellow photographer Ian Laot capture the spirit of the City.

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23/3/2018· 25 years ago in March, bulldozers moved in to tear down the Kowloon Walled City, a condemned slum area that now evokes fascination and revulsion in Hong Kong

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Kowloon Walled City (hereafter KWC or Walled City), Hong Kong has been described as ‘one of history’s great anomalies’. The territory remained under Chinese rule throughout

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Apr 29, 2014 - Kowloon Walled City was a densely populated, largely ungoverned settlement in New Kowloon, Hong Kong. Originally a Chinese military fort, the Walled City became an enclave after the New Territories were leased to Britain in 1898. Its population increased dramatically following the Japanese occupation of Hong Kong during World War II. In 1987, the Walled City contained 33,000

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Kowloon Walled City () has long captured the attention of people around the world. Even though the slum that made the place famous was demolished and remodeled as an ancient Chinese garden in the 1990s, every year thousands of tourists still came to the site for the monuments and exhibitions that talk about the gone city. The City''s uniqueness has also made it a popular scene in

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16/3/2013· Kowloon Walled City Park opened on the site in Deceer 1995. But some artefacts from the Walled City, including its Yamen building, remain. This was built in the early 1800s and served as a

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Kowloon Walled City () has long captured the attention of people around the world. Even though the slum that made the place famous was demolished and remodeled as an ancient Chinese garden in the 1990s, every year thousands of tourists still came to the site for the monuments and exhibitions that talk about the gone city. The City''s uniqueness has also made it a popular scene in

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Ian Laot and Greg Girard is raising funds for City of Darkness Revisited on Kickstarter! A unique record of life in Kowloon Walled City, before its demolition in …

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In 1983, the police commander of the Kowloon City District declared the Walled City’s crime rate to be under control. Early 1980s, via richardwonghk on Flickr Around 33,000 people were estimated to live in the Walled City by 1987.

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17/11/2015· A Crash Course history lesson of The Walled City. Videos used from user Rob Frost, Shenmue 2, Bloodsport and Crime Story. Images from google.

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1988 German Documentary on Kowloon Walled City Rare 1990 Footage of life within the Walled City; three years before demolition began Link to insightful news article that includes the stories of for…