Harness the Power of Wind, Water, and Fire in Viva Media’s CRAZY MACHINES ELEMENTS!

February 14, 2012 New York, NY - Today Viva Media announces the arrival of Crazy Machines Elements. The newest installment to the Crazy Machines franchise will excite old fans as well as new in this zany Rube Goldberg-style game that will entertain till no end.

Conduct your experiments and create wacky contraptions in a world of true Newtonian physics and next gen 3D graphics.  Take your pick of challenging and zany puzzles to solve, using cool parts like the clone cannon, monster trucks, fire breathing dragons, boxing gloves and more!  Put your brain to the test in each level, from “Slam-Dunk,” “Multi-Strike,” to “Ice Throwing, and “Dummy Tube,” and many more! 

Experiment by night, in the snow or rain!  Your challenges will include “Make the Mice Kiss” or “Fill the gap!” by taking puzzle parts and using them in your own style to create unique and crazy creations!


? GET YOUR BRAIN BUZZING! Play with Fire, harness the power of water and control the wind to set off the most insanely creative chain reactions in CRAZY MACHINES ELEMENTS

? Harness the power of the elements (fire, water and wind) to discover all the fantastic possibilities available as you build crazy machines from everyday objects and bizarre components!

? Take your pick of challenging and zany puzzles to solve, using cool parts like the clone cannon, monster trucks, fire breathing dragons, and more!

? Experiment by day or night! Control the weather: make it rain, snow and even light up the sky with lightening! Real physics will simultaneously be your best ally and your toughest enemy.

? Compete with your friends to see who can make the coolest machine. Design and try out your own wacky inventions using the built-in editor.


North American Publisher: Viva Media®

Worldwide Digital Distribution Publisher of English Version: Viva Media®

Producer and Licensor: dtp Entertainment AG

Category: Casual, Strategy, Family


Developer: FAKT Software

North American Launch Date: February 14, 2012

ESRB: Everyone

System requirements:

OS: Windows 7, Vista, XP; Processor: 1 GHz or faster; Memory: 1 GB RAM, 500 MB hard disc space; Graphics Card: 256 MB VRAM (ab ATI Radeon X700/N Vidia GeForce 6800)

About Viva Media

Founded in 1999, Viva has grown to be a market leader maintaining a top 10 NPD ranking for the last several years. Viva Media products are found in most North American mass-market retail locations, Internet stores and on all leading digital distribution portals. The New York based company focuses on delivering quality and is dedicated to publishing a wide array of interactive content of the highest standards on a variety of platforms.

The company's collection of over 150 games boasts more than 100 awards for excellence in interactive publishing. Recent and upcoming releases include Nuclear Dawn, Cargo: The Quest for Gravity, Vampire Mansion: A Linda Hyde Adventure, Angel Code, The Rockin’ Dead, Black Mirror 2, Black Mirror 3, Gray Matter, S.T.A.L.K.E.R Call of Pripyat, Grand Ages Rome, the wildly popular Crazy Machines series, the Learn to Play Chess series based on the world's #1 chess software engine FRITZ, the renowned car racing simulation games RACE, GTR Evolution, RACE ON and a large variety of casual games including North American best sellers, Farm Frenzy series, the Treasures of Mystery Island series, Stray Souls, Vampire Saga, and many more. www . viva - media . com

About dtp Entertainment

dtp entertainment is one of Germany’s largest independent games publishers and has been in the industry since 1995. The company headquartered in Hamburg/Germany employs more than 150 people worldwide. dtp entertainment develops and publishes games internationally for all interactive entertainment platforms. For more information, please visit www . dtp - entertainment . com.

About FAKT Software

Founded in 1999, Fakt is a developer of video entertainment software that specializes in physics based games. FAKT develops applications for Windows PCs, XBOX360, Playstation 3, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Apple iPhone/iPodTouch/iPad and a variety of other cell phones. The most popular and successful title was and still is the Crazy Machines series. FAKT Software released over 80 entertainment applications and received numerous international awards.

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