Former VR Jam winner Darknet to launch with Oculus Rift

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In September 2013, E McNeill won the Open Call Grand Prize at the Oculus Rift VR Jam with Ciess, a hacking game that evokes Johnny Mnemonic with its virtual reality-based vision of the internet. Yesterday, McNeill announced that the concept will become a full release in Darknet, an Oculus Rift exclusive. Unlike the William Gibson short story, Darknet doesn't include a cybernetically enhanced dolphin hacker addicted to heroin, but it still looks awesome.