Histacom is a hacking game set in an ultra realistic computer operating system environment indistinguishable from the real thing. It has the unique feature of time travel never before seen in the hacking game genre. The time travel aspect adds great depth into the game allowing the environment (operating system) to evolve as you leap through different ages in computer history. When you start a new game you are thrown into 1998 using Windows 95. From there do a little exploring on internet explorer or of the operating system. Finally perform a Google search to access a secret webpage which will get the game in motion. (clue, 12padams copyright logo). Steal the alpha version of the secret time travel software and get ready for a crazy ride. The game currently has 5 different years programmed into it with 5 different operating systems. The game is mostly linear but does eventually split into multiple paths when you make decide how to fix the future by traveling to the past.

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0 comments by 12padams on Jun 7th, 2013

Histacom was posted to this website a few months back however development of the game was canceled until someone new wanted the source code to continue developing the game.

Finally someone has come along to pick up the development of Histacom. Here is their website which tracks new versions and change logs with download links. Histacom.fhost.com.au

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Histacom 1.8.5 Stand Alone

Histacom 1.8.5 Stand Alone

Apr 27, 2013 Full Version 7 comments

A standalone version of the game Histacom that does not require you to install it to run it. The .net framework 4.5 is required for the correct running...

Histacom 1.8.5 (Complicated Installation)

Histacom 1.8.5 (Complicated Installation)

Jan 25, 2013 Full Version 4 comments

Warning corrupt file uploaded last time. GET THIS ONE INSTEAD! This is an installer version of Histacom that first installs the Microsoft .net 4.5 framework...

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wiio6 Apr 29 2013, 8:46am says:

I got stuck on surving a day in the thingy some buttons were broken and i couldn't continue but everything else is awsome

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12padams Jun 7 2013, 7:49am replied:

That's where me (the original developer) gave up development. The game is continuing development by a new person here: Histacom.fhost.com.au

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GWT Feb 12 2013, 10:17am says:

I love how this gives you the feel that you are actulley on your computer i havnt actulley played the game but from the videos and stuff it still gives me that feel and also it is a game that i am looking forward to

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GWT
GWT Feb 11 2013, 1:11pm says:

are you curently developing this game like are you working on anything paticular

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GWT Feb 10 2013, 1:21pm says:

I looked at this and i thought hah this is just one of those concepts that will never be made but then i looked at the video and saw it was a working build then i was like omg this is awesome you should keep working on it i would even pay money for it once its a full game

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duartel Feb 9 2013, 2:48pm says:

I can't appear to be able to play this.

When I extract the game to a folder and run it, it says it's looking for updates but it could find no updates or something of the like

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12padams Feb 15 2013, 7:52pm replied:

Is the .net framework 4.5 installed on your computer?

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