1. liquidzoo's Avatar
    I downloaded the game Hack RUN (downloaded the free version first) the other day and I've found it's really fun.

    Reminds me of playing Uplink a number of years ago.

    The basic premise is: You are a hacker that is hired to find info from a company. They give you some slight hints, a built in help system, and off you go. The interface is very much like a linux x-term (green on black) with a "mail" system and a web browser, including multiple (that I've found), very realistic web sites. You have to find usernames, passwords, and different systems to get into. Each successful new command, system, or bit of info gains you a new "level".

    A very robust, level based hint system is also included with the game. Stuck on level 22? Enter 22 into the hint system and you have 2 choices: A hint, or the answer.

    I like it a lot. Has anyone else played it? Are there any other games out there like it?
    06-08-2011 04:18 PM
  2. gdasilva's Avatar
    just downloaded and played for a quick 5 minutes. i'm at work so i can't really be on my iphone. seem cool, interesting and weird at the same time. i somehow got to level 3 already by typing what they told me to do. i'm definitely play more tonight when i'm out of work.
    06-10-2011 02:07 PM
  3. rosepearstudio's Avatar
    Nice find. I like these sort of text games; reminds me the time I played the DOS text game, HitchHiker's Guide to the Galaxy. I just played Hack RUN free and now I'm stuck on Anderson's password. This will be fun to try to figure out without hints =]. Again, nice find.

    RosePear Studio
    ("Rock Sliders" for iPhone)
    06-11-2011 06:36 AM
  4. 306Designs's Avatar
    I used to play Uplink all the time on the computer. Will check this out for sure
    06-11-2011 12:36 PM
  5. liquidzoo's Avatar
    Finished this game over the weekend. Some pretty tricky "levels", and interesting twists. Hope there's another release like this soon!
    06-13-2011 09:20 AM
  6. iAlex's Avatar
    Thanks for the great posts everyone. We're thrilled you enjoyed Hack RUN and wanted to let you know our second app Hack Run ZERO is now available. We hope you enjoy it and thanks again!
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    06-28-2011 11:34 PM
  7. liquidzoo's Avatar

    I loved the first one. Going to grab the second one now!
    06-29-2011 01:32 PM