Hacker's Edge Game Guide

Table of Contents

Tutorials
Feb. 27, 2017
This section will contain various tutorials which illustrate how to play Hacker's Edge.

Open ended gameplay
Sept. 4, 2014
In this section, I will go through some scenarios which will be possible in the Hacker's Edge universe. All of the open ended scenarios expressed in this section will be entirely possible within the game's virtual world. So take a deep breath and get ready to see what your about to get yourself into. I will in no way go into details and spoil how one would do these scenarios, I leave that up to the imagination of the reader.

Like any real world computer/server, it has various files to tell it how to operate and what to do. A host in Hacker's Edge is no different, and these guides will explain various files and what they do to make your host work.

Programming
Oct. 1, 2016
In this section we will go through how the virtual CPUs work and how to program them to create custom binary programs to give us an advantage within the game world. You should have prior programming knowledge before diving into this section.

This section will go through the various virtual devices which are mapped through the $ff00-$fff0 memory space.

Moderator tools
March 19, 2017
This section is for future and present in-game moderators and staff members. In these guides, you will learn about how to use both the in-game tools and those provided on the website for use in game moderation and mission designing.

In this section we talk about using the HackerWords language, which is an easy to use and understand programming language for even people without programming skills. It may not be as powerful as the assembler, but it is capable. This high-level language is still understand intense development and is lacking many features at the moment.

Developer APIs
April 8, 2017
This section will contain information on real world developer tools, APIs and such which can talk with the game engine.

Historic
Oct. 15, 2012
These are outdated historic documents, kept here to see old features and/or versions of Hacker's Edge. These documents are no longer relevant, so do not use them while playing the game.