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The Sandbox

aka: The Sandbox - Building & Craft, The Sandbox: Building & Crafting a Pixel World!, The Sandbox: Craft Play Share, The Sandbox: Craft Your World!
Moby ID: 83962

Official Description

Play God to create worlds & life, or destroy everything with a tap of your finger in The Sandbox! As featured in: BEST OF WORLD-BUILDING GAMES (App Store), BEST OF GAMES: HIDDENS GEMS (App Store) and TOP GAMES – IF YOU LIKE MINECRAFT (App Store)

-- GAME INFO -- Imagine crafting your own 8bit pixel world, playing with Humans, Ninjas, Robots or Zombies, composing your own music and much more! Craft new elements, create custom art from tiny pixels, or build your own town. The universe is yours to create or destroy, and the only limit is your imagination!

Start from scratch with basic building blocks like stone, water and soil. Grow plants, raise mountains, generate life and gain access to advanced crafting tools. Create non-organic elements like metal and light bulbs, and populate your universe with creations both natural and technological.


UNLEASH YOUR IMAGINATION: • Millions of possibilities. Infinite landscape designs. Countless different chemical reactions. Nothing is beyond your reach! • Embrace your inner Pixel Artist to create retro masterpieces • Compose your very own chiptune melodies with musical instruments! • Bring life to your creations and watch them evolve, eat, destroy and die

SHARE YOUR CREATIONS WITH THE WORLD: • Create your universe and then share it in The Sandbox’s Online Gallery • Discover more than 1,500,000 worlds created by other players • Rate other players’ worlds and add elements too


PLAY THE MOVIE ADVENTURES CAMPAIGN • Classic movies come to life, and the Sandbox God in the director’s chair! • Battle with the Tech Trooper, smash humans with the Cyclops, terrify villagers with the Headless Horseman, and more!

CONTROL THE ELEMENTS: • Over 280 elements to combine for different physics effects! • Create chain reactions with unique sensor types, including liquid, light and temperature

CREATE LIFE & TECHNOLOGY: • Add Humans to your world and watch as they interact with your creations • Influence the behavior of your Humans using Magic Powders • Give them specific roles: Miner, Hunter, Woodcutter, Spacemen, Zombies and even Robots • Wreak havoc with guns and C4, or light up the sky with Fireworks

BUILD A CITY AND SIMULATE LIFE: • Use intuitive builder controls to place metal, concrete and more • Add life forms and tech to your town and help it grow • Create your own city sim with AI, technology and completely interactive building

MAKE CUSTOM GAMES WITH THE BRAINIAC: • Create dynamic contraptions with the Brainiac: assemble them, move them, transport materials and activate separate actions! • Add controllable elements that you can customize to create your own game rules • Build fun levels to play through • Make AI and attach Bodies to create reactive characters: Dragons, Spaceships, Planes, UFOs and more • Make your own multi-pixels using in-game elements like Gravity and Tilt

PLAY OUT YOUR FANTASY: • Save the dinosaurs, cruise around in a sports car, blast everything with a tank, or explore space in your very own Lunar Lander • Create any universe you can dream up

CRAFT REAL-LIFE WONDERS WITH BLUEPRINTS: • Add awesome real-life wonders to your worlds: the Eiffel Tower, Chichen Itza, the Pyramids, the Statue of Liberty and more! • Play through 28 fun campaigns – a whopping 385 game levels in all!

-- PRESS REVIEWS -- "The Sandbox is a fantastically inventive mobile game that encourages players to create entire worlds and works of art!" Cult Of Mac

The Sandbox puts an entire universe in the palm of your hand! Unleash infinite creativity in this FREE builder game, and create your custom world pixel by pixel.

In your universe, the possibilities are endless! Download The Sandbox today!

-- FOLLOW US -- Twitter: http://twitter.com/thesandboxgame Facebook: http://facebook.com/thesandboxgame

Source: iTunes Store Description

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Credits (Android version)

20 People (19 developers, 1 thanks)

Original Idea
Lead Viking Programmer
Programmer x42
Back-End Programmer
Lead Game Designer
Lead Artist
2D Artist
  • Reno [reno-pixellu.com/blog]
Game Producer
Quality Assurance
Sound Music Design
Special Thanks

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Contributors to this Entry

Game added by MrMamen.

Windows added by Charly2.0.

Additional contributors: Sciere, Rik Hideto.

Game added March 11th, 2017. Last modified July 20th, 2023.