Brand exploration, development, and design for a fictionalized tech agency specializing in memory fabrication and replacement. Part branding and part writing exercise, this project used the structure of a brand guidebook to tell the story of CORTEX, a somewhat sinister bleeding-edge tech firm. Part of the challenge of this project was creating a believable and satisfying branding package that could double as a critical look at corporate design in a potential dark near-future. 7"x9". February 2020.