Viva Media’s Crazy Machines debuts in the Intel Appup Store!

New York, NY, April 26, 2011- - Viva Media’s got Crazy Machines for Netbook gamers addicted to the infectious puzzle game.  Presenting the Inventor’s Workshop and New Challenges, these games will keep gamers busy with creative fun!  These apps, developed by FAKT are the latest installments of this well known franchise to come to the apple app store.  The games have been especially made to run on netbooks with both Microsoft Windows® 7 and Windows® XP.

Inventor's Workshop

Inventor's Workshop - Over 100 Challenging Puzzles. Create unique contraptions with an incredible physics engine featuring air-pressure, electricity, gravity, particle effects, and more! Experiment with gears, robots, explosives,&more in your own virtual lab. Find multiple solutions by fine-tuning your creations every time you play! Turn the crank, rotate the gears, or push the levers. Use the catapult, explode it, or fly it...From grilling sausages with a pulley, gears, rubber-bands, and a candle to firing a cannon with a basketball, these wacky brain-teasers will light up your imagination with creative and addictive fun!

New Challenges

Get ready for superb puzzle action as you invent and build wacky contraptions to solve tricky brainteasers, using a physics engine with air-pressure, electricity, gravity, and particle effects. Enjoy over 100 gizmo-twisting levels as you work your way through exciting challenges from the laboratory or create your own with a free-style editor. It's all up to you how you use robots, toasters, cannons, blowtorches, bottle rockets, gears, bombs, and much more!

New from the Lab

Enjoy all-new elements, background, music, and more in the game that lets you be the master of mechanics. Continue the fun with bottle rockets, cannons, bombs, and robots. Get ready for superb puzzle action as you invent and build crazy machines to solve tricky brainteasers. Create your own lab that even the maddest of scientists would envy! Turn a few cogwheels and you'll soon be out of your mind...

Inventor's Training Camp
Design crazy contraptions and make them work! Light up your imagination with creative brainteasers and design your own setups in your own personal lab! Addictive fun for the whole family! Create Your Own Zany "Rube Goldberg" Devices! Go crazy with brand new gizmo-twistin' levels! Enjoy all-new elements, music, backgrounds and more. Get ready for explosive action and building fun using awesome&wacky parts -- including bottle rockets, cannons, bombs, and robots. The Ultimate Brain-Teasing Puzzle Game with 3D graphics, multiple solutions and fun that will never end!

Platform: PC Netbooks

OS: Windows 7®, Windows XP®.

Price: $9.99

About VIVA MEDIA, founded in 1999, 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 Vampire Mansion: A Linda Hyde Adventure, Angel Code, The Rockin Dead, Shadow Harvest: Phantom Ops, Edna and Harvey: The Breakout, Black Mirror 2, Black Mirror 3, Gray Matter, Cargo: The Quest for Gravity, 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, the renowned car racing simulation games RACE, GTR Evolution, RACE ON and a variety of casual games including North American best sellers, Farm Frenzy series, the Treasures of Mystery Island series, Stray Souls and many more.

FAKT Software was founded in 1999 and is a developer of video entertainment software that specializes in physics based games. FAKT develops applications for Windows PCs, XBOX360, Playstation 2, 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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