Hacker Cybersecurity Coding Game From ThinkFun
Hacker is one of ThinkFun’s popular stem toys for boys and girls, and was created by the inventor of other popular code games like On the Brink and Code Master. It’s a coding board game that comes with 120 challenges of increasing difficulty, from beginner to expert, and is one of the best gifts you can buy for kids who like smart games and a challenge. Hacker is made with high quality components, and comes with a very clear and easy to understand instruction manual – you’ll be able to play within minutes of opening the box. Like all of ThinkFun’s games, Hacker is built to develop critical thinking skills. Playing through the increasingly difficult challenges will improve logical reasoning, spatial reasoning and planning skills, all through fun gameplay, and teach core programming principles.
This game was a Mensa Mind Games Finalist in 2019.
How to Play:
To beat a Hacker, you have to think like one.
Code it- Program an Agent to reach the Exit.
Hack it – Alter the program to unleash a Virus.
Fix it – Secure the program to prevent future attacks.
Defend the world from cybercriminals by joining the white hat hacker team Oblivion! Play the role of a coder, hacker, and security engineer in 120 beginner to expert challenges. Program your agents to collect data chips while avoiding viruses and alarms. As you discover how a hacker can damage your programs, you will learn how to secure them from future attacks!
Students will develop logic, problem solving, STEM, creative thinking, visual perception, and reasoning as they progress through the challenges. They will HACK their skills while having fun!
- Game Grid
- Control Panel
- Challenge Booklet
- Solution Booklet
- 12 Tokens
- 27 Game Tiles
- Instruction Manual
- 6 Token Stands
With over 50 million sold, ThinkFun is the world’s leading manufacturer of brain games and mind challenging puzzles and is trusted by families worldwide. ThinkFun’s award-winning games are proven to help stimulate brain development.