Best Puzzle Game -
Return of the Incredible Machine: Contraptions (c) Sierra
Honourable Mention -
So how do you build a thinga-muh-bob? With the completely addictive, highly original devices in the return of the Incrdible Machine: Contraptions. In a category by itself, Contraptions is like nothing you've ever played before. Create off the wall gadgets using a combination of everyday flumadiddles, doohickeys, and gigamarees, like your basic laser-activated light switch and your typical mouse-driven readmill. So break out your lab coat because, with its spectacular 3D graphics, contraptions is sure to bring out the wild, white-haired inventor in you.
The legacy of the Incredible Machine continues with The Return of the Incredible Machine: Contraptions. This is easily the best puzzle game to come along in years and fans of the genre will not want to miss it. The multiplayer options could use a little tuning, but the improvement on the Contraption Builder as well as the 250 pre-set puzzles is sure to provide hours of fun for gamers of all ages.