Machinarium

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Machinarium
Machinarium cover
Developers
Amanita Design
Engines
Flash
Release dates
Windows October 16, 2009
OS X October 16, 2009
Linux October 16, 2009

General information

Official Website
Official Forum
GOG.com Community Discussions
GOG.com Support Page
Steam Community Discussions
Steam Users' Forums

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Developer website Browser demo of first chapter of the game, which has store links for digital and physical version of the game. Physical version contains copy of Botanicula while digital offers Steam keys.
GamersGate
GOG.com Collector's Edition
Humble Store
Mac App Store
Steam Can be played without Steam.[1]
Windows Store Windows Store.png

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Windows Store
OS X
Linux

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Macromedia\Flash Player\#SharedObjects\<user-id>\localhost\<path-to-game>\machinarium.sol
Windows Store
OS X
Linux ~/.macromedia/Flash_Player/#SharedObjects/<user-id>/#localWithNet/<path-to-game>/machinarium.sol
(Windows) Machinarium's saves are stored in the Flash cache so will be removed by tools such as CCleaner; disable Flash file deletion to avoid this.[2]
(Windows) Amanita Design also released their own tool to extract save-files.[3]
This game does not support the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

In-game options menu (move mouse to bottom of main menu to view).
In-game options menu (move mouse to bottom of main menu to view).
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Fullscreen adds black borders around games native resolution.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Steam overlay not functional in normal windowed mode.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Machinarium always runs in Borderless fullscreen windowed mode.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Vsync is always on.
60 FPS
Frame rate is capped at 25 FPS.
120+ FPS

Input settings[edit]

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
In-game interaction is done visually and speech is mumbling.
Closed captions
At least one puzzle relies on sound, but an in-game walkthrough exists.
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio CC Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
Direct3D 9
OpenGL 2.0 OS X and Linux only.
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) XP, Vista, 7
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 380 MB
Other 1024x768 screen resolution
OS X
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 10.5.8, 10.6.3
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 380 MB
Other 1024x768 screen resolution
Linux
Minimum
Operating system (OS) Linux 32 bit
Processor (CPU) 1.8 GHz
System memory (RAM) 1 GB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 380 MB
Other 1024x768 screen resolution

References

  1. Tested by MetalPlateMage on 25 July 2015.
  2. Yahoo Answers save game topic
  3. Official forum thread save file