Fantastic Contraption

LQ: 9.1


Brain grade: 9.8
Fun score: 8.4

LWK Recommended Age: 7+ Thinking Skills Used: , Go to PlayBook

Fantastic Contraption is a physics/puzzle game where players are asked to move a number of pink objects into a pink rectangular “goal” area. And it’s easier said than done. As far as difficulty goes, Fantastic Contraption proves to be quite a challenge. Players must build a device or “contraption” that is both mobile and capable of transporting the pink object from point A to B. The mobile contraption will optimally operate like a tank, rolling over obstacles and knocking down blockades. Players can choose from 5 different objects when building their contraption. There are 3 wheels: one that spins clockwise, one that spins counterclockwise, and one that will not rotate until pushed or moved by momentum. There are also two connectors: a solid stick and a water stick. The water stick can pass through walls and wheels, but not everything. Players have free reign when designing their contraption, so trial and error plays a major role in this game. Additionally, the paid version of Fantastic Contraption allows players to design and share levels of their own. Since the difficulty is high and learning curve somewhat steep, we recommend this game to players 7 and up.


[cjphs_content_placeholder id="77674" random="no"]

New Call-to-action

Related Play Now

Create Your Free Account

All membership plans come with full access to our entire suite of tools learning guides, and resources. Here are a few of the ones we think you’ll like the most:

  • Personalized learning profiles for up to 5 children.
  • Access to our complete library of technology learning guides.
  • A personalized stream of advice, articles, and recommendations.
  • And of course, lots, lots more…

Already have an account? Login →



Don't have an account? Sign up now! →

Forgot Your Password?