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Suppose you are child and want to play with your friend in 'virtual sand-box'. Cause you are not old enough to play chess or cards, you can use your beloved mechanical toys. They will help you to win a some sort of strategy game.

In turn-based mode you have to activate different mechanical toys to get from one part of the sand-box to another. Your opponent do the same. If your toys pass their way twenty one times then you are winner. There are 12 types of toys. Every toy has own program of behaviour and out of control after activation. Some of toys has a program to deactivate the enemy toy.

You can play against a computer and against your best friend.


Gearheads Windows A collision between toys
Gearheads Windows The screen can get crowded fast
Gearheads Windows At the bottom of the screen, the toys are being wound up
Gearheads Windows Intro cutscene

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PC Team Windows Jun, 1996 90 out of 100 90
Electric Playground Windows May 03, 1996 9 out of 10 90
PC Zone Windows Aug 13, 2001 9 out of 10 90
PC Team Windows 3.x Jun, 1996 90 out of 100 90
Computer Games Magazine Windows 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
World Village (Gamer's Zone) Windows 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Coming Soon Magazine Windows Aug 15, 1996 67 out of 100 67
Entertainment Weekly Windows May 31, 1996 B- 67
PC Player (Germany) Windows May, 1996 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Joker Windows Jun, 1996 52 out of 100 52


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