The team that created the original Incredible Machine® is bringing all of the Rube Goldberg craziness to the modern age. Solve puzzles involving ridiculous chain reactions full of hamster motors, trampolines, alligators, cats, and so much more.
Valutazione degli utenti:
Recenti:
Molto positiva (22 recensioni) - 86% delle 22 recensioni degli utenti pubblicate negli ultimi 30 giorni sono positive.
Complessivamente:
Molto positiva (810 recensioni) - 810 recensioni degli utenti (92%) per questo gioco sono positive.
Data di rilascio: 7 lug 2014

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Recensioni

“Contraption Maker is from the makers of that genre-defining classic, and it's already a recognisable heir to the throne...It's already worth your time and money.”
PC Gamer

“It's an amazing game and I love it to pieces”
Markiplier

“It is a from-the-ground-up modernization, with enough familiar elements to instantly excite old fans of The Incredible Machine and enough modern touches to fuel the imaginations of gamers who have never touched the original.”
Gaming Trend

Informazioni sul gioco

** Contraption Maker is a 2-pack. Buy it and get a copy for a friend to build together! **

The team that created the original Incredible Machine® is bringing all of the Rube Goldberg craziness to the modern age.

Solve puzzles involving ridiculous chain reactions full of hamster motors, trampolines, alligators, cats, and so much more. Everything you loved about the original game is back and improved with a new physics engine, high definition art, new parts, and even online multiplayer. Over 200 official puzzles, and a whole bunch of community creations.

Steam Workshop integration allows you to share your creations with the world.



Enjoy hours of puzzle solving with over 200 official puzzles and countless community submissions. Fix broken contraptions with specific parts you are given to accomplish goals like turning on lights, opening fireworks factories, and throwing birthday parties for crocodiles.



Enter the easy to use Maker Lab to make your own puzzles or random contraptions. More than 100 parts ranging from gears and dynamite to bears and cats are at your disposal. Use the layered background tool to create settings for your contraptions to exist in, and then animate them to add some life. There's no part or size limitation to what you want to make. Build as much as you can to bring your computer to its knees.



Javascript modding is built directly into the game. Create custom game types using all of the the Contraption Maker parts and physics as a base. Or start with a published mod and use the Maker Lab to make a new level. Easily share and play other mods in the Steam Workshop.



Play online with friends to build contraptions together in the Maker Lab. Up to 8 players can build together in real time. Currently multiplayer is only in the Maker Lab, there is no cooperative puzzle solving yet.



Share your puzzles and creations with the world through the Steam Workshop. Thousands of Workshop submissions are already waiting to be played.

Requisiti di sistema

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimi:
    • Sistema operativo: Windows Vista
    • Processore: 1.7Ghz or Higher
    • Memoria: 2 GB di RAM
    • Scheda video: 512MB VRAM, Pixel Shader 2.0 or higher
    • DirectX: Versione 9.0c
    • Memoria: 300 MB di spazio disponibile
    Consigliati:
    • Memoria: 4 GB di RAM
    Minimi:
    • Sistema operativo: OS/X 10.7
    • Processore: 1.7Ghz or Higher
    • Memoria: 2 GB di RAM
    • Scheda video: 512MB VRAM, Pixel Shader 2.0 or higher
    • Memoria: 300 MB di spazio disponibile
    Consigliati:
    • Memoria: 4 GB di RAM
    Minimi:
    • Sistema operativo: Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64-bit
    • Processore: 1.7Ghz or Higher
    • Memoria: 2 GB di RAM
    • Scheda video: 512MB VRAM, Pixel Shader 2.0 or higher
    • Memoria: 300 MB di spazio disponibile
    • Note aggiuntive: OpenGL: Version 2.0 or higher
    Consigliati:
    • Memoria: 4 GB di RAM
Recensioni dei giocatori
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Recenti:
Molto positiva (22 recensioni)
Complessivamente:
Molto positiva (810 recensioni)
Pubblicate di recente
Kushina
( 9.2 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 29 giugno
Make some contraptions, it is funny, it is fun, it is creative :)
cirow
( 1.1 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 28 giugno
Prodotto ricevuto gratis
Didn't find a colorblind mode.
How can I combine the lasers if I am colorblind?
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btw2004
( 2.7 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 28 giugno
This game is a great Puzzle-Sandbox game, I played the Incredible Machine, but I prefer this game, (btw you can trap cats in cages!)
warbs87
( 1.9 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 26 giugno
Lots of fun, if anyone used to play the Incredible Machine. You have to buy this game! You won't be dissapointed.
DoctorWizard
( 26.0 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 26 giugno
I just bought several new games. This one is my hands-down favorite! It's silly and tons of fun and not tooooo challanging and would be great for kids. It's all physics based and if you like Angry Birds and/or LEGO you will probably like this. You get to build crazy contraptions, throw things, blow things up. Can you say "Rube Goldberg"?
Hammurabi of Babylon
( 0.1 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 24 giugno
If you liked the old 'The Incredible Machine' games, you probably already own or know about this, but it's still worth mentioning. Created by the developers of the original TIM, Rube Goldberg puzzle game Contraption Maker is positively dripping with value: sky-high production quality, hundreds of levels, Steam achievements (for those of you who care about them), easy custom level tools & Workshop support, and an MSRP of 7 dollars for two copies. Yep. There's also online multiplayer, which is probably why each purchase nets you two copies in the first place.

Recommended, especially for parents who want something they can play with their kids that isn't Minecraft or Roblox.
smileyderby
( 6.4 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 24 giugno
I would really recommend this game as it is a good time passer .. And just a fun game in general.. Also I got it in 2015's summer sale and got it for around 70p...!!
blindmute
( 1.9 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 24 giugno
This game is a L E G E N D
Jet Baily
( 16.9 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 20 giugno
A lot of fun for a few bucks.

A serious grind if you want the achivements though. Especially when you have puzzles where a sixteenth of an inch in part placement makes all the difference - at that point you loath the game.

But, a lot of fun. After achivements, there's still the maker's lab and plenty of puzzles (offical and community) left to solve.
Don John
( 9.1 ore in totale )
Pubblicata: 19 giugno
Prodotto ricevuto gratis
The training levels get a bit monotonous, but all in all it's an excellent time waster.
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8 persone su 11 (73%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
1 persona ha trovato questa recensione divertente
Consigliato
1.3 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 2 giugno
If a discussion touches upon Contraption Maker, the only manifestly unavoidable fact is that Contraption Maker is a flabbergasting modern remake of The Incredible Machine with loads of fun puzzles. People operating under the disturbing misconception that the only game worth playing is Call of Duty lack sufficiently observable similarities to individuals capable of adequately sustaining prolonged cognitive exertion.
(credit: ArgYou - Win Arguments with Style)
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Consigliato
16.9 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 20 giugno
A lot of fun for a few bucks.

A serious grind if you want the achivements though. Especially when you have puzzles where a sixteenth of an inch in part placement makes all the difference - at that point you loath the game.

But, a lot of fun. After achivements, there's still the maker's lab and plenty of puzzles (offical and community) left to solve.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No Divertente
1 persone su 1 (100%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
Consigliato
0.1 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 24 giugno
If you liked the old 'The Incredible Machine' games, you probably already own or know about this, but it's still worth mentioning. Created by the developers of the original TIM, Rube Goldberg puzzle game Contraption Maker is positively dripping with value: sky-high production quality, hundreds of levels, Steam achievements (for those of you who care about them), easy custom level tools & Workshop support, and an MSRP of 7 dollars for two copies. Yep. There's also online multiplayer, which is probably why each purchase nets you two copies in the first place.

Recommended, especially for parents who want something they can play with their kids that isn't Minecraft or Roblox.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No Divertente
Recensioni più utili  Complessivamente
3 persone su 3 (100%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
Consigliato
28.4 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 26 aprile
direttamente dalla mia infanzia e da gran parte degli stessi sviluppatori dell'intramontabile serie The Incredible Machine della Sierra Entertainment. il gioco è praticamente quello quindi ai nostalgici è consigliatissimo! per chi non lo conoscesse è la versione giocabile dei PythagoraSwitch (per gli eretici, https://youtu.be/k0B1hgP1tlE ), dove in pratica attraverso una inventario di oggetti dato al giocatore questi vanno posizionati nel puzzle affinchè creino una serie di reazioni a catena che eseguano l'azione richiesta. la grafica è stata rotondeggiata e ritoccata per un look più pulito e cartonizzato. le aggiunte rispetto ai predecessori ci sono ma sono poche anche perchè negli anni e nelle varie versioni del gioco era stato aggiunto di tutto. un bel tuffo nel passato. mi mette il sorriso sapere di averlo in libreria così da poterlo rispolverare di tanto in tanto.
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No Divertente
84 persone su 88 (95%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
9 persone hanno trovato questa recensione divertente
Consigliato
8.9 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 25 ottobre 2014
[Edit: Formatting]

If your grew up in the 90s and you had a decent computer, chances are you had played or at least heard of a game called The Incredible Machine. It was a game that asked you to, for example, toast some breads using bombs, lasers, switches, conveyor belts, etc, in a Rube Goldberg style. The idea was novel and the game contributed to hours and hours of fun, even though I was too young to understand much of it.

Then few years later, another similar game called The Incredible Toon Machine came out, which from what I remember, added a few animals like Al the cat and Sid the mouse. It was not officially part of the series; everything looked more cartoonish, but I still spent even more hours blowing stuff up. I was older (therefore wiser), and it was still in the 90s.

Toon Machine was the last game in the series I played. Fans like me have waited many, many years for a remake of this classic game. Imagine my joy when I saw Contraption Maker on Steam, made by none other than the creators of the original TIM.

The game itself has over 100 official puzzles, not to mention the plethora of user-made puzzles on Steam Workshop. The developer continues to update the game with new stuff, and the puzzles are challenging. They may seem easy in the beginning, but as you go through them, especially in the medium and hard section, you may find yourself pulling your hair when you cannot toast those breads after 20 tries.

In short,

* if you had played The Incredible Machine and loved it, you will very easily love Contraption Maker.
* if you (god forbid) had not played or heard of TIM before, but for some reason you like toasting breads with bombs and lasers, you will very easily love Contraption Maker.
* if you had not played or heard of TIM before, and don't like Rube Goldberg machine, then I regret to tell you that you are missing out the fun and want to thank you for reading my review anyway.[/list]

As an extra motivation, you will get two copies when you buy now. Give it to your buddy and let them toast some breads!


With bombs and lasers!
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No Divertente
69 persone su 73 (95%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
27 persone hanno trovato questa recensione divertente
Consigliato
2.1 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 8 maggio 2015
Many years ago, PC gaming was different. Electronic Arts was still the young Anakin Skywalker of gaming, not yet the Darth Vader of corporate exploitation and greed. You had to learn DOS, to manage your EMS and XMS, and to properly set the jumpers of your sound card (if you had one) to match the IRQ settings in your config.sys. And your 150 MB hard drive had more space than you could ever fill.

In those days I played "The Incredible Machine." And it was. Incredible, that is. One of the earliest sandbox games, it gave us a canvas for infinite creativity that was loaded with personality and possibility. Then they made some more of them. Then TIM just sort of disappeared.

Now it's back. And even though the game is no longer (capital i) Incredible, it's still just as incredible. So if you loved the early 1990s original, buying this should be a given. If you're too young, or just weren't paying attention, and missed The Incredible Machine, do yourself a favor and buy Contraption Maker anyway. It's a great time to jump in. It's a puzzle game for people who don't like puzzle games, as well as those who do. It's great for young children, older children, and very, very old children (i.e. "adults"). It's an exercise in creativity without a point, just creativity for its own sake.

Here's the basic premise:
You normally [do X mundane, manual task] with [Y amount of effort] in [Z amount of time]. If C = Coolness, completing tasks the normal way would be C/100. But if you could automate [X task] by spending Y+E amount of Effort in Z*1,000 amount of time, would C go through the roof!? Yes! It WOULD! So if X = "turn on a flashlight," Y = "press a switch," Z = 0.25 seconds, and C = 0.1 (which is to say "hardly cool at all")... well, let's just say by adding a mouse, a bowling ball, a laser, some rubber bands, a hundred feet of pipe, and a boxing glove you can make turning on a flashlight the coolest thing you'll do all week.
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55 persone su 61 (90%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
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Consigliato
589.1 ore in totale
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Pubblicata: 8 settembre 2013
The classic The Incredible Machine game is getting a reboot!

Contraption Maker is played exactly similar to the TIM series. You solve a puzzle by placing certain parts in the work area and try to do things such as popping a balloon, getting a person or mouse home, or even completing a large list of objectives involving cooking appliances.

Did some official puzzles and know how the game works? Great, now you can create your own puzzles or automatically solving contraptions for the whole Steam Community to see.

Anyone who was a fan of the orginal TIM games will certain enjoy this reboot. Even though the pyhsics aren't the same and most parts have a redesign.

This game will for certain bring back those wonderful memories of having Mel being eaten by Edison Crocodile. *Edison's snicker*
Questa recensione ti è stata utile? No Divertente
43 persone su 50 (86%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
2 persone hanno trovato questa recensione divertente
Consigliato
2.6 ore in totale
Pubblicata: 16 ottobre 2014
Very Interesting game. You are able to feed a cat by dropping a ball to turn on the electric cat feeder and then publish it directly through youtube on your gaming channel.
I said I would never write another game "review", but the option to publish your recorded game directly to Youtube or download it and edit for Youtube is great.
There is also an extra copy to gift to a friend ( 2 copies 1 price )
I am sure I will be playing this offline on my laptop when I am away and cannot acess the internet.
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35 persone su 43 (81%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
1 persona ha trovato questa recensione divertente
Consigliato
6.8 ore in totale
Recensione della versione ad accesso anticipato
Pubblicata: 26 novembre 2013
Contraption Maker is a wonderful Rube Goldberg creation game. If you were a fan of incredible machine, you'll love this.

My gameplay review: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ErFqr8qhrnI&list=PLEngsjAeWQXgUdr1YrZ9AXzQdG_sRj1QO&index=8
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25 persone su 27 (93%) hanno trovato questa recensione utile
Consigliato
408.4 ore in totale
Recensione della versione ad accesso anticipato
Pubblicata: 7 gennaio 2014
This is a great game for families to enjoy. Easy to pick up and yet something you can play for hours. Steam workshop support is great for sharing creations and keeping the game alive for the foreseeable future.
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