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The Incredible Machine

Average Rating: 7.43/10
Video Game Rank: 656
3DO Rank: 11
iPhone Rank: 69
DOS Rank: 79
Macintosh Rank: 205
Windows Rank: 388
iPad Rank: 73
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Primary Name
The Incredible Machine
Alternate Names
The Even More Incredible Machine
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Release Date
1992-00-00
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The Incredible Machine
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iPhone/iPad edition
Rel Date: 2011-06-08
Publisher: Walt Disney Productions
iPad, iPhone
Developer: Playdom
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: Apple / Rated: 9+
English
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Windows Downloadable edition
Rel Date: 2009-10-01
Publisher: PushButton Labs
Windows
Developer: Dynamix
Media: Downloadable Content
Region: 
Rating: ELSPA: 3+, ESRB: E, USK: 0
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The Incredible Machine
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North American 3DO edition
Rel Date: 1994-00-00
Publisher: Dynamix
3DO
Developer: Dynamix
Media: CD-ROM
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
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The Even More Incredible Machine
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English/European DOS edition
Rel Date: 1993-00-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
DOS
Developer: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Media: 3" Floppy Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
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The Incredible Machine
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European DOS edition
Rel Date: 1993-00-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
DOS
Developer: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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North American DOS 3.5” Disk edition
Rel Date: 1993-00-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
DOS
Developer: Jeff Tunnell Productions
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
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The Even More Incredible Machine
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North American DOS CD-ROM edition
Rel Date: 1993-00-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
DOS
Developer: Jeff Tunnell Productions
Media: CD-ROM
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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The Incredible Machine
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North American DOS 3.5” Disk edition (original release)
Rel Date: 1992-00-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
DOS
Developer: Jeff Tunnell Productions
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
English
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North American Macintosh edition
Rel Date: 1992-00-00
Publisher: Sierra Entertainment Inc.
Macintosh
Developer: Jeff Tunnell Productions
Media: 3.5" Disk
Region: 
Rating: (Not Rated)
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Description Edit | History

The general objective of the games is to create a series of Rube Goldberg devices: arrange a given collection of objects in a needlessly complex fashion so as to perform some simple task (for example, "put the ball into a box" or "light a candle"). Available objects ranged from simple ropes and pulleys to electrical generators, bowling balls, and even cats and mice, most of which had specific interactions with or reactions to other objects (for example, mice will run towards nearby cheese). The levels usually have some fixed objects that cannot be moved by the player, and so the only way to solve the puzzle is carefully arrange the given objects around the fixed items. There is also a "freeform" option that allows the user to "play" with all the objects with no set goal or to also build their own puzzles with goals for other players to attempt to solve.

Notably, the games simulated not only the physical interactions between objects, but also ambient effects like varying air pressure and gravity. The engine does not use a random number generator in its simulation of physics, assuring that the results for any given "machine" are reproducible.

Source: Wikipedia, The Incredible Machine , available under the CC-BY-SA License.

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The Even More Incredible Machine: An extended version of the original. An additional 160 levels, about twice the number of levels in the original game.

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Video Game Rank: 656
3DO Rank: 11
iPhone Rank: 69
DOS Rank: 79
Macintosh Rank: 205
Windows Rank: 388
iPad Rank: 73
Num Ratings: 79
Average Rating: 7.43
Standard Deviation: 1.14
Num Views: 1957
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Avg. Game Weight: 2.3
Fans: 1
Personal Comments: 10
Users Owning: 93
Users Wanting: 0
Users Trading: 0 [find trade matches]
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