Entering the World of Haiku is the first step to acquiring the critical, real-world skills needed to become a cybersecurity professional. This is the first and only gamified cyberpunk experience that teaches you real-world hacking skills and tools as you advance through the game missions.
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Mostly Positive (143) - 79% of the 143 user reviews for this game are positive.
Release Date:
Jul 22, 2022

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“Just discovered World of Haiku, and it's 1000% better than any Linux lab I've had before.”
n/a – @battlejams on Twitter

“They need to guide you down a path, and they do this really well. I really like this!”
10/10 – Neal Bridges

“I have learned more about cybersecurity playing The World of Haiku than reading books. Largely, due to the hands-on experience that is developed with the ability to repeat key concepts, such as system and network navigation in the Dojo feature inside three different levels.”
n/a – Anton Thomas on LinkedIn

About This Game

Explore the captivating world of Haiku, a thrilling cyberpunk RPG where survival depends on your hacking skills. As a freelance hacker team operative, you'll need to constantly learn and improve your skills to outsmart the powerful megacorporations and government agencies vying for control. With each mission, you'll gain a deeper understanding of how the digital world operates, from controlling cyber tools like JohnTheRipper and Nmap, to surfing the Grid and hacking into megacorporations.

And the best part? Everything you learn in Haiku translates into real-life skills, giving you a competitive edge in the digital world. Plus, with new content added regularly, the adventure never gets old. Whether you're a beginner or a seasoned hacker, Haiku offers an immersive and captivating experience that will keep you on the edge of your seat. So, are you ready to join the elite team of hacker operatives in Haiku?

Disclaimer: The Steam version of World of Haiku is intended as an introduction to cybersecurity as opposed to a full training product suite for cybersecurity professionals. If you are a current or aspiring cybersecurity professional, cybersecurity student, serious hobbyist or business or school, you should consider our Haiku Online product suite https://bit.ly/haikuonline .

World of Haiku (Steam) is a video game based on the Haiku platform. It provides an introduction to basic Linux skills and basic cybersecurity skills in the format of a fun game. If you want an introduction to cybersecurity by playing a video game then World of Haiku (Steam) is a great way to learn what cybersecurity is like!

Professional Features that the Haiku Online Bundle has that the Steam version does not include:

Haiku Online includes the professional version of the Forge Mission builder, which includes all new capabilities including wireless networks, advanced scripting, advanced tools like aircrack, telnet, and many more features designed for security professionals.
Haiku Online includes access to community-built Forge content as well as content-building contests where you can win prizes.
For businesses and organizations, access to the Haiku Online Admin panel to measure the progress of your employees or students.
With the Haiku Online Bundle, access to cloud-based Haiku Pro ranges, premium certification-oriented content (CEH, Sec+, and many more), and Security Awareness. OWASP training and other Forge content are being released monthly.
With the Haiku Online Bundle Skillz Resume, you can track and validate your skills as you learn them in your Skillz Resume to show to your potential employers.

System Requirements

SteamOS + Linux
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • Processor: 64-bit processor
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Graphics: DX10, DX11, DX12
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
    • Requires a 64-bit processor and operating system
    • Processor: 32-bit processor
    • Memory: 4 GB RAM
    • Storage: 3 GB available space
      • Processor: 32-bit processor
      • Memory: 4 GB RAM
      • Storage: 3 GB available space

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