Computer software Development Environment Game

Software Expansion World Game

Developed by Zachtronics, this video game places players in the shoes of frustrated engineers who all work at a unsatisfactory electronics business building laptop chips. The game combines code and signal design with part puzzles, a narrative and a throughline to produce an engaging exploration of the interplay between hardware and software and how calculation occurs on a low level. Players use an software that looks like browser developer tools to write down code and create intrigue for repeated actions.