50 Best Programming games

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The best 50 Programming games daily generated by our specialised A.I. comparing over 40 000 video games across all platforms for Android, PS4 (Playstation 4), Xbox One, Switch, PC Windows, Mac OS and Linux. The order in this selection is not absolute, but the best games tends to be up in the list.

The latest addition in this selection are Code Adventures: Coding Puzzles For Kids released the 4 December 2018 and ranked #12, God is a Cube: Programming Robot Cubes released the 11 October 2018 and ranked #48, Rogue Bit released the 10 October 2018 and ranked #49.

1# Infinifactory - 2015

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Infinifactory is a sandbox puzzle game by Zachtronics, the creators of SpaceChem and Infiniminer. Build factories that assemble products for your alien overlords, and try not to die in the process.

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2# TIS-100 - 2015

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TIS-100 is an open-ended programming game by Zachtronics, the creators of SpaceChem and Infinifactory, in which you rewrite corrupted code segments to repair the TIS-100 and unlock its secrets. It’s the assembly language programming game you never asked for!

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3# Human Resource Machine - 2016

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"Human Resource Machine is a puzzle game. In each level, your boss gives you a job. Automate it by programming your little office worker! If you succeed, you'll be promoted up to the next level for another year of work in the vast office building. Congratulations! Don't worry if you've never programmed before - programming is just puzzle solving. If you strip away all the 1's and 0's and scary squiggly brackets, programming is actually simple, logical, beautiful, and something that anyone can understand and have fun with!"

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7# SpaceChem - 2011

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Zachtronics Industries is back with an ambitious new design-based puzzle game. Take on the role of a Reactor Engineer working for SpaceChem, the leading chemical synthesizer for frontier colonies. Construct elaborate factories to transform raw materials into valuable chemical products!

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9# 7 Billion Humans - 2018

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Automate swarms of office workers to solve puzzles inside your very own parallel computer made of people....a thrilling followup to the award winning Human Resource Machine. Now with more humans!

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10# Glitchspace - 2016

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Glitchspace is about reprogramming the game to solve puzzles. Trapped in an abstract cyberspace world, your way forward uses visual programming to edit environmental geometry, whilst unlocking key programming concepts along the way.

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11# while True: learn - 2018

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You’re a machine learning specialist who makes neural networks but your cat seems to be better at it. Now you must solve puzzles to build a cat-to-human translation system (who knows what else this cat is capable of!). Earn a fortune, buy kickass cat outfits and learn how machine learning really works!

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12# Code Adventures: Coding Puzzles For Kids - 2018

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Created with the help and input of educators and tested in schools, this game succeeds in teaching not only the basics of programming but also boosts logical thinking, problem solving, patience, persistence and self-confidence. Different puzzle elements like flying platforms, movable bridges, ladders and portals are gradually introduced making programming even more fun.

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13# Cyber Sentinel - 2017

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Experience the hacker's side of cyberpunk in Cyber Sentinel! This design-based puzzle game features a complete visual programming kit for designing your own viruses.

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15# Gladiabots - 2016

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AI COMBAT ARENA - Assemble your robot squad, construct their AI and send them in the battle arena to see your strategy play out. Iterate, improve and repeat until you outsmart all your opponents and friends online.

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16# Hack 'n' Slash - 2014

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Hack ‘n’ Slash is a puzzle action game about hacking -- reprogram object properties, hijack global variables, hack creature behavior, and even rewrite the game’s code. The only way to win is not to play...by the rules!

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17# Opus Magnum - 2017

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Opus Magnum is the latest open-ended puzzle game from Zachtronics, the creators of SpaceChem, Infinifactory, and SHENZHEN I/O. Design and build machines that assemble potions, poisons, and more using the alchemical engineer’s most advanced tool: the transmutation engine!

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18# Entertainment Hero - 2017

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Eight Stages of Run and Gun Action Leading to the Final Boss! Choose Different Paths on Different Play Throughs! Search for the Secrets Hidden in the Different Lands!

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22# [the Sequence] - 2015

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the Sequence is a unique puzzle game. Build a sequence using special modules to transfer binary cell. Find solutions to solve 72 levels with simple and complex structure. Are you ready for a challenge? "The best part of Sequence is that the design is spot-on for puzzle fanatics and casual fans alike." - TouchArcade "Finding the right sequence is harder than it looks." - AppAdvice "The Sequence is a unique spin on the mobile puzzler." - Gamezebo

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23# EXAPUNKS - 2018

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The year is 1997. You used to be a hacker, but now you have the phage. You made a deal: one hack, one dose. There’s nothing left to lose… except your life.

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24# RXE - 2017

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RXE is a game about building and programming robots. Design machines using a variety of parts and devices, and write code in a powerful visual programming language.

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