Machinarium

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

Key points

Steam version was updated to use a custom made engine, with better fullscreen support, leaderboards, cloud saves, achievements, new languages and controller support.[1]
Other stores and versions should get updated in the future,[2] this article is based off the updated version and differences to the original Flash version are indicated.

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
Retail Also contains copy of Botanicula.
Developer website Browser demo of first chapter of the game available.
GOG.com Collector's Edition
Humble Store
Mac App Store
Steam
Windows Store Availability Table Icons - Windows Store.svg

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Soundtrack & Artbook

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Windows Store
macOS (OS X)
Linux

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Amanita-Design.Machinarium\
Windows Store
macOS (OS X)
Linux
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Flash version[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Macromedia\Flash Player\#SharedObjects\<user-id>\localhost\
<path-to-game>\machinarium.sol
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.[3]
(Windows) Amanita Design also released their own tool to extract save-files.[4]
This game does not follow the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux.

Save game cloud syncing[edit]

System Native Notes
GOG Galaxy
Steam Cloud

Video settings[edit]

General settings, found under help.
General settings, found under help.
Original flash version general settings, move mouse to bottom of main menu to view.
Original flash version general settings, move mouse to bottom of main menu to view.
Graphics option Option WSGF Notes
Widescreen resolution
Game is displayed at roughly 16:10 aspect ratio. Screen size option simply adds black borders.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Toggle with Alt+ Enter.
Borderless fullscreen windowed
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Always enabled.
60 FPS
Original versions frame rate is capped at 25 FPS.
120+ FPS
Unlimited frame rate.
If vsync is disabled externally, highly recommended to cap the frame rate manually.

Input settings[edit]

Controls.
Controls.
Keyboard and mouse Native Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Controller
Controller support
At least XInput and DualShock 4.[5]
Full controller support
Controller remapping
Controller sensitivity
Controller Y-axis inversion
Used to move cursor.
Other
Touchscreen optimised
Windows Store version.
Additional information
Button prompts
Dualshock prompt given at very title screen.
Controller hotplugging
Haptic feedback

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
Czech
English
Brazilian Portuguese
French
German
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Polish
Portuguese
Russian
Simplified Chinese
Spanish
Traditional Chinese
Turkish

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
macOS (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. The Definitive Version of Machinarium is now live! :: Steam Community - last accessed on 2017-06-24
  2. Amanita Design on Twitter - last accessed on 2017-06-24
    "it's not exclusive. we're going to start updating the game on other outlets soon. please stay tuned!"
  3. Yahoo Answers save game topic
  4. Official forum thread save file
  5. Verified by User:Marioysikax on 2017-06-24