The Incredible Machine 2

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The Incredible Machine 2
The Incredible Machine 2 cover
Developers
Jeff Tunnell Productions
Publishers
Sierra Entertainment
Release dates
DOS 1994
Windows 1995
Mac OS (Classic) 1994
The Incredible Machine 2 on Wikipedia
The Incredible Machine
The Incredible Machine 1992
The Even More Incredible Machine 1993
Sid & Al's Incredible Toons 1993
The Incredible Toon Machine 1994
The Incredible Machine 2 1994
The Incredible Machine 3 1995
Return of the Incredible Machine: Contraptions 2000
The Incredible Machine: Even More Contraptions 2001

General information

Sierra Gamers - Game page on Ken Williams' official website
Hardcore Gaming 101 - Comprehensive feature on the series

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
Floppy and CD-ROM release with speech and CD-audio music.
DOS
Windows
Mac OS
This game's levels are available as part of The Incredible Machine 3.

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\RESOURCE.CFG
Windows
Mac OS (Classic)

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
DOS <path-to-game>\TIM.SAV
<path-to-game>\*.TIM
Windows
Mac OS (Classic)
TIM.SAV stores progress, while *.TIM are user levels.

Video[edit]

General options
General options

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse State Notes
Remapping
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
For DOSBox set in the DOSBox configuration file.
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Controller
Controller support
For DOSBox use the DOSBox Mapper (see the glossary page for other workarounds).

Audio[edit]

Audio settings
Audio settings

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Only Music volume can be adjusted; Sound Effects can be toggled
Surround sound
Subtitles
CD-ROM version includes both text-based and voiced instructions
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost
For DOSBox change the priority background value in the DOSBox configuration file.
Sound menu includes a Jukebox

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English
CD-ROM version includes speech
French
German
Spanish

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Hot seat
LAN play
Online play

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
DOS video modes VGA
Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

DOS
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 5.0
Processor (CPU) Intel 386
System memory (RAM) 2 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 6 MB
Video card (GPU) VGA
Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) XP
Processor (CPU) 1 GHz
System memory (RAM) 256 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 2 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 7 compatible

References