|Developer(s)||FAKT Software GmbH|
|Publisher(s)||Novitas Publishing GmbH|
|Release date||October 2005|
|Platform(s)||PC (Original Crazy Machines also runs on the Mac)|
|Arcade system||Arcade System Missing|
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Crazy Machines is a puzzle computer game created by a FAKT Software GmbH. Crazy Machines based many of its ideas on The Incredible Machine series of games. The player is given a set of mechanical components to construct a Rube Goldberg-style or Heath Robinson-style intricate machine to solve a goal and advance to the next puzzle in the game.
Gameplay[edit | edit source]
In the game, players build imaginative machines that turn cranks, rotate gears, pull levers, and more to build a unique contraption. The player can solve more than 200 challenging puzzles and experiment with gears, robots, explosives, and more in a virtual lab. The game uses a physics engine to simulate various in-game variables such as air pressure, electricity, gravity, and particle effects.
See also[edit | edit source]
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- PDF solutions for all officially released experiment packs
- Review in School Library Journal, September 2007.
- Review in Power to Learn.
- Machines is Up to the Challenge Washington Post, March 2006.