Mythos & Moxie: Building Virtual Worlds At A VR Hackathon

About a hundred students, programmers and media artists recently gave up a perfect beach weekend to gather in a kitted out workshop on the Greenwich Village campus of NYU and take part in a virtual reality hackathon sponsored by Samsung, Littlstar, Oculus, Unity 3D and a handful of Silicon Alley new media companies. The theme of the event was "Mythos & Moxie," and the objective was to use VR technology to tell stories.

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