Hackers are a special breed: intuitive, smart, ambitious, skilled, and, above all, out-of-the-box thinkers & doers! Teaming them up is another
challenge altogether & the dual goal of this demanding game. Go online,
tune your team brains up, solve as many riddles as possible & hack the
coded message to reach the highest score.
Performing better & faster than the rest of the hacker teams goes without saying here!
HACKATHONline is programmed as follows:
Quick guide: The participants are split
into teams and receive the game manual in their email, which informs the teams
about the rules and the technologies involved.
The game manual is sent several days before the event, getting
everyone ready and “psyched” for the upcoming contest. On the day of the
contest, the teams will receive a password to access the e-book with the
When the game is on, the leader of each team registers in the game’s
platform in order to send their answers to the scoring system, while everyone
gets in a puzzle-solving frenzy!
The Hacking challenge: you and your teammates will
need to solve as many riddles as you can. When you solve any riddle, let your
leader know, to register your answers to the online platform using his/her
smartphone to win alphabet letters & points.
These letters correspond to a source code, the coded message is
written in and your team's final goal. The team with the highest score at the
end of the game will be the winning one, awarded with the Best Hackers Ever badge!