As inherently curious creatures by design, people would all like to know what the future has in store for them. Unfortunately, until some clever brain invents a magical telescope that can offer an accelerated glimpse through time and space into the swirling mists of tomorrowday, they will have to make do with such unproven gypsy-peddled hokum-pokum as astrology and tarot cards. But that doesn't stop creative types fabricating their own futurescapes. And videogames in particular enjoy high-speeding along the temporal tightrope, conjuring its own make-believe predictions of how the next few thousand years or so in Earth history could pan out.
So, laid out right here in the present is the future of the world according to videogames.