Description"The Corporate Machine" is a board-game like manager game. You are the manager of a freshly founded company (usually called a "start-up" in the new economy). Your goal: become number one and get rich. The problem is, that there are other companies which are much bigger than your own - and they don't like your goals :)
Four business branches are available: cars, computers, airplanes and food. It's possible to play multiplayer with up to 8 players (LAN and Stardock.net).
- "Der Start-Up Manager" -- German title
- "Business Tycoon" -- European Title
Part of the Following Group
There are no reviews for this game.
|GameSpot||Aug 02, 2001||8.4 out of 10||84|
|Gaming Age||Jan 31, 2001||B+||83|
|Computer Gaming World (CGW)||Jun, 2001||80|
|Adrenaline Vault, The (AVault)||Aug 17, 2001||80|
|GameSpot (Belgium/Netherlands)||Aug 10, 2001||79 out of 100||79|
|GameSpy||Aug 01, 2001||75 out of 100||75|
|Absolute Games (AG.ru)||Feb 21, 2001||75 out of 100||75|
|PC Player (Germany)||May, 2000||70 out of 100||70|
|GameStar (Germany)||Sep, 2001||52 out of 100||52|
|PC Games (Germany)||Oct 01, 2001||41 out of 100||41|
There are currently no topics for this game.
SalesIn Germany (and probably in other countries, too), this game sold so bad that the publisher himself decided to throw it out of the window for a wholesale price of about $0.50. They didn't even re-release it with a different cover or remove the box (there's a DVD case inside) - they just seem to want to get rid of it before the boxes begin to decompose.
Related Web Sites
- The Corporate Machine (official website)
- The Corporate Machine - Wikipedia (article about the game in the open encyclopedia)