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
Machinarium guide at StrategyWiki
Machinarium at Wikipedia

Key points

The Definitive Version uses a custom made engine, with improved 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

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
Also contains copy of Botanicula.
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Developer website
DRM-free
The Definitive Version
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
GOG.com
DRM-free
The Definitive Version
Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Humble Store
DRM-free
The Definitive Version
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Windows
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Mac App Store
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macOS (OS X)
Microsoft Store
Microsoft Store
Windows
Steam
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The Definitive Version
Windows
macOS (OS X)

Downloadable content (DLC) and expansions

Name Notes
Soundtrack & Artbook
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows
Microsoft Store
macOS (OS X)
Linux
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/40700/pfx/[Note 1]
It's unknown whether this game follows the XDG Base Directory Specification on Linux. Please fill in this information.

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows %APPDATA%\Amanita-Design.Machinarium\
%APPDATA%\Macromedia\Flash Player\#SharedObjects\<user-id>\localhost\
<path-to-game>\machinarium.sol
Microsoft Store
macOS (OS X)
Linux ~/.macromedia/Flash_Player/#SharedObjects/<user-id>/#localWithNet/
<path-to-game>/machinarium.sol
Linux (Proton) <Steam-folder>/steamapps/compatdata/40700/pfx/[Note 1]
(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
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Vertical sync (Vsync)
Always enabled.
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
Original versions frame rate is capped at 25 FPS.
Unlimited frame rate.
If vsync is disabled externally, highly recommended to cap the frame rate manually.

Input settings[edit]

Controls.
Controls.

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 Sub 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

Notes

  1. 1.0 1.1 File/folder structure within this directory reflects the path(s) listed for Windows and/or Steam game data (use Wine regedit to access Windows registry paths). Games with Steam Cloud support may store data in ~/.steam/steam/userdata/<user-id>/40700/ in addition to or instead of this directory. The app ID (40700) may differ in some cases. Treat backslashes as forward slashes. See the glossary page for details.

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