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A high-tech thriller from the dark side of the web.

The Code

Scott Mitchell is a reformed criminal hacker, now working for a government agency to prevent cyber crime. Under cover as Strider, he stalks the Deep Web – those parts of the internet no search engine explores.

A place where anonymity is (almost) guaranteed. Where you can browse and buy drugs, pornography, weapons – even death. Anyone can do it. Most can get away with it. Unless they breach The Code.

A serial novel in six weekly installments by M. Sean Coleman.
Available as an eBook (German, English, Chinese), audiobook (German) and paper book (German)

Publisher: Bastei Entertainment, a division of Bastei Lübbe AG, Cologne.

 

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SUMMARY

netwars – there is nothing virtual about this reality

Within a few minutes after a nationwide blackout, life in the metropolises collapses. Famines, lootings and riots follow. It bears resemblance to a scenario of a nuclear warfare movie. Yet, you don’t need a bomb to induce such a catastrophe. Merely a computer would be sufficient.
The digital war affects every one of us, and it’s happening right now as we speak.

“netwars / out of CTRL”
• Makes it concrete: Battlegrounds – virtual and hidden – but real.
• Is based on actual facts, told in different formats, and explains not only what could happen but also what is already happening even today.
• The fact-based perspective of this crossmedia project marks a world first: With TV DOCUMENTARY, INTERACTIVE WEB DOC, INTERACTIVE GRAPHIC NOVEL APP, E-BOOK, AUDIO-BOOK and TV SERIES.

Get a look behind the scenes of the actual cyberwar front!

RELEASE APRIL 2014

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GRAPHIC NOVEL APP

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GRAPHIC NOVEL APP

MEANT AS A GAME IT BECOMES DEADLY SERIOUS

The Butterfly Attack

The year 2017: Europe’s top military officers employ a team of elite hackers. By order of the EU, they conduct a secret cross-border cyberwar exercise. But what started out as a simulation, suddenly becomes deadly serious.

The story is anything but science fiction. The scenario is alarmingly realistic.

“The Butterfly Attack” is available in German, English, Chinese, Portuguese and Spanish.

“Netwars – The Butterfly Attack is an interesting take on the interactive graphic novel.” – 148Apps

 

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TV DOCUMENTARY

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TV DOCUMENTARY

WELCOME TO WORLD WIDE WAR

netwars / war on the Web

netwars / war on the Web demonstrates that we are all affected by the digital war, and that it’s already happening as we speak. At the heart of the documentary is an exclusive hack on a German energy supplier. For the first time ever, an energy supplier is accompanied by a camera team as high-profile hackers attempt to break into its infrastructure.

In co-production with ZDF/ Arte, funded by the MFG Medien- und Filmgesellschaft MFG. Developed within Documentary Masterschool 2011.

netwars / war on the Web premiered on ARTE on April 15th, 2014 at 8.15pm

 

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TV SERIES

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THE SERIES

A THRILLER BASED ON REAL-WORLD SCENARIOS

Disaster strikes. A train wreck with countless victims. Was it human error? Not this time: Someone has manipulated the vehicle’s electronic navigation  system… remotely. Germany is under attack – a cyber attack.

The race is on when a talented team of international specialists is commissioned by the German government to pursue the cyber terrorists. Who backed the operation? And what are they after? The suspenseful journey involves sophisticated traps, unexpected twists, and exciting characters.

“netwars/out of CTRL – The Series”: We follow the hunters and the hunted. Six episodes à 52 minutes are planned.

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INTERACTIVE WEBDOC

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INTERACTIVE WEB DOCUMENTARY

THERE’S NOTHING VIRTUAL ABOUT THIS REALITY!

netwars / out of CTRL

Imagine: A war is raging, and you’re right in the middle of it – without even knowing! Meet the cyberweapons dealer and watch how you and your computer become part of the digital war. This specially tailored interactive experience will make one thing clear: THERE’S NOTHING VIRTUAL ABOUT THIS REALITY!

 

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