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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 There's a Krush Kringle toy on the board
Gearheads Windows Intro cutscene
Gearheads Windows Choose a starting level
Gearheads Windows The first player to get a certain amount of toys to the other side of the board is declared the winner

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Critic Reviews

PC Team Jun, 1996 90 out of 100 90
PC Zone Aug 13, 2001 9 out of 10 90
Electric Playground May 03, 1996 9 out of 10 90
World Village (Gamer's Zone) 1997 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Computer Games Magazine 1996 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
PC Games (Germany) May, 1996 77 out of 100 77
PC Action May, 1996 73 out of 100 73
Power Play Jun, 1996 72 out of 100 72
Entertainment Weekly May 31, 1996 B- 67
PC Joker Jun, 1996 52 out of 100 52


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POMAH (57802) added Gearheads (Windows) on Jul 18, 2002
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