Prime Mover is an open-ended puzzle game about designing circuit boards. Work your way from transistor to processor, uncover the story of the Byte of Burden!
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July 31

MORE CONTENT + TRADING CARDS



Explore the bugged side of the blueprint!
Hello, fellow problem solvers! With this update, we bring you the bugged side of the blueprint; a set of extra challenging puzzle variations! The new puzzles unlock when you have completed their regular version, and all have their own leaderboards and histograms. If you're looking for even more mind-bending problems, this is for you!

Trading cards!
We now have support for Steam trading cards! You get one card for every hour you play of Prime Mover, and when you have unlocked a set of cards you can turn it into a cool badge for your steam profile. When you craft badges, you will also randomly unlock profile backgrounds and emoticons from the world of Prime Mover.

As always, we'd love for you to share your solutions on our official Discord!

Good luck!
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June 18

LINUX and MAC versions now live!

You asked for it, we made it!
Prime Mover is now available for Mac and Linux! We've also made the soundtrack downloadable in perfect FLAC format. As always, you can let us know what you think about the game, report bugs and hang out on Discord!

Happy problem-solving!
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About This Game

A god falls. A rift opens. A hero rises.

Prime Mover is a game about designing circuit boards from 4Bit Games.

In this open-ended puzzle game, you build circuit boards to solve a wide variety of logic and computer science inspired problems. Compare the speed and efficiency of your unique solutions with your friends and the world. Work your way from transistor to processor, uncover the story of the Byte of Burden!

Design Circuit boards

- Design and build Circuit boards that solve a wide variety of logic and computer science inspired problems.

Open-ended puzzles

- There are infinitely many ways to solve every puzzle, but some solutions are better than others! Compare your solutions with your friends on the online leaderboards and monitor trends with the global histograms.

A toolbox of chips

- Utilize a wide variety of components in your quest for optimization! Create circuits boards within circuit boards, within circuit boards!

Vibrant soundtrack

- Score by the amazing Jonathan Geer, composer of the Owlboy soundtrack.

Uncover forgotten secrets

- Memory fragments are scattered across the blueprint. Retrace the path of the Prime Mover to uncover the story of the Byte of Burden!


System Requirements

Windows
Mac OS X
SteamOS + Linux
    Minimum:
    • OS: Windows 7, 8, 8.1, or 10 (or Vista with DirectX 11)
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz
    • Memory: 1 GB RAM
    • Graphics: 128MB
    • Storage: 200 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: OS X 10.6 or later
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz
    • Memory: 1 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 128MB
    • Storage: 200 MB available space
    Minimum:
    • OS: Ubuntu 14.04 64bit / Steam OS 64bit
    • Processor: 2.0 GHz
    • Memory: 1 MB RAM
    • Graphics: 128MB
    • Storage: 200 MB available space

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