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Viva Media’s Crazy Machines debuts in the Mac App Store!

Got an Apple, then go Crazy with these 2 Apps!

New York, NY,? April 21, 2011- - Viva Media’s got Crazy Machines for Mac gamers addicted to the infectious puzzle game.? Presenting the Inventor’s Workshop and New Challenges, these games will keep gamers busy with creative fun!? These apps, developed by FAKT Software are the latest installments of this well known franchise to come to the apple app store.

Crazy Machines Inventor's Workshop

Turn the crank, rotate the gears, push the levers, Use the catapult, explode it, or fly it...From grilling sausages with a pulley, gears, rubber-bands and a candle to firing a cannon with a basketball, these wacky brain-teasers will light up your imagination with creative and addictive fun.

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/crazy-machines-inventors-workshop/id425151096?mt=12&ls=1

Crazy Machines - New Challenges

Create Your Own Zany "Rube Goldberg" Devices! Go crazy with brand new gizmo-twistin' levels! Enjoy all-new elements, music, backgrounds and more. Get ready for explosive action and building fun using awesome&wacky parts— including bottle rockets, cannons, bombs, and robots. The Ultimate Brain-Teasing Puzzle Game!

http://itunes.apple.com/us/app/crazy-machines-new-challenges/id425157885?mt=12&ls=1

About the Crazy Machines Series of Games

Crazy Machines 2 is a wildly popular“Rube- Goldberg-esque” style of puzzle gaming. Players can be able to immerse themselves into a puzzle world where anything goes! Incredible physics game play combined with more elements and more levels than ever before deliver an unparalleled crazy gaming experience!

Platform: Mac

Price: $4.99

About VIVA MEDIA, founded in 1999, has grown to be a market leader maintaining a top 10 NPD ranking for the last several years. Viva Media products are found in most North American mass-market retail locations, Internet stores and on all leading digital distribution portals. The New York based company focuses on delivering quality and is dedicated to publishing a wide array of interactive content of the highest standards on a variety of platforms.

The company's collection of over 150 games boasts more than 100 awards for excellence in interactive publishing. Recent and upcoming releases include Vampire Mansion: A Linda Hyde Adventure, Angel Code, The Rockin Dead, Shadow Harvest: Phantom Ops, Edna and Harvey: The Breakout, Black Mirror 2, Black Mirror 3, Gray Matter, Cargo: The Quest for Gravity, S.T.A.L.K.E.R Call of Pripyat, Grand Ages Rome, the wildly popular Crazy Machines series, the Learn to Play Chess series based on the world's #1 chess software engine, the renowned car racing simulation games RACE, GTR Evolution, RACE ON and a variety of casual games including North American best sellers, Farm Frenzy series, the Treasures of Mystery Island series, Stray Souls and many more. www.viva-media.com

FAKT Software?was founded in 1999 and is a developer of video entertainment software that specializes in physics based games. FAKT develops applications for Windows PCs, XBOX360, Playstation 2, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo DS, Apple iPhone/iPodTouch/iPad and a variety of other cell phones. The most popular and successful title was and still is the Crazy Machines series. FAKT Software released over 80 entertainment applications and received numerous international awards.

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