“… an amazing and intriguing game that's unlike anything you've played before.” Pocket gamer“Darjeeling has really captured the authenticity of Kahn's work”ToucharcadeHomo Machina is a puzzle game inspired by the work of avant-garde scientist Fritz Kahn. Set off on a crazy journey to solve the surreal puzzles of Homo Machina and learn about the internal working of the human body, represented as a gigantic 1920s factory.In this narrative puzzle, players are plunged into an ingenious system of nerves, vessels and valves. The aim is to help the body function correctly in about thirty steps or so throughout the entire day. Each scene breaks down daily acts, such as opening your eyes, chewing a toast or listening to music, through seamless navigation and intuitive and inventive gameplay.Fritz Kahn, a pioneer of infographics and popular science, came up with easy to understand analogies to enable people to improve their understanding of the human body. By combining old school design with a contemporary influence, Homo Machina delights with its clever dialogue between the absent-minded director at the helm of the body-machine and Josiane, his diligent secretary, encouraging players to put to task the armada of workers to get the incredible factory up and running. After Californium, Homo Machina is the new video game created by Darjeeling production. It was edited and co-produced by ARTE, European culture digital and TV channel, and Feierabend.
On the eve of discovering a mathematical cure for cancer, your mentor, Professor Claire Liddy, is murdered.Fortunately, before she died, the Professor was able to erase many of the plus and minus signs with her bloody hands, saving the cure from falling into the hands of her killers.Now it is up to you to fill back in the missing parts of the equation and resolve your professor's cure. It's up to you to cure cancer -- AGAIN!(It's a comedy). FEATURES- A completely UNIQUE and ORIGINAL puzzle game!- Puzzle gameplay that will make you feel and look SMART!- A thrilling, 80s ACTION MOVIE-inspired storyline! - Full motion video GREEN SCREEN cinematics! With REAL human ACTORS!- NO mention of CANDY or CUPCAKES or sweets of any kind in the story at all!- A variety of different puzzle types and mechanics to keep things FRESH (melting puzzles, number puzzles, and so much more)!- A Daily Challenge Mode featuring 10 NEW puzzles EVERY DAY!- Time Trial mode - try to beat your best time on RANDOM PUZZLES!- Completely INDEPENDENTLY developed and published! (Support your local punk band)!I ignored my newborn child to make this game, please ignore yours to play it!* *Note: I worked on the game every night after my son fell asleep, there is nothing more important to me than being a father. That being said, this game is a CLOSE second. Like neck and neck, really.