Have you ever wanted to blow something up? Or maybe you always dreamt of operating an atomic power plant? Do you have a will to develop your own CPU? The Powder Toy lets you to do all of these, and even more!

The Powder Toy is a free physics sandbox game, which simulates air pressure and velocity, heat, gravity and a countless number of interactions between different substances! The game provides you with various building materials, liquids, gases and electronic components which can be used to construct complex machines, guns, bombs, realistic terrains and almost anything else. You can then mine them and watch cool explosions, add intricate wirings, play with little stickmen or operate your machine. You can browse and play thousands of different saves made by the community or upload your own – we welcome your creations!

There is a Lua API – you can automate your work or even make plugins for the game. The Powder Toy is free and the source code is distributed under the GNU General Public License, so you can modify the game yourself or help with development.

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The Powder Toy - Source code

The Powder Toy - Source code

3 years ago Source Code 1 comment

Source code for the latest release (81.6). Requires SDL, Bzip2, Lua5.1 and FFTW3 (configured with --enable-float)

The Powder Toy - Linux download

The Powder Toy - Linux download

3 years ago Full Version 2 comments

Latest version (81.6) for 32bit Linux. Use "powder-legacy" if "powder" does not run on your computer.

The Powder Toy - Macintosh download

The Powder Toy - Macintosh download

3 years ago Full Version 1 comment

Latest version (81.6) for Apple Macintosh computers. This is for Intel only Macs with OS X 10.5 or higher

The Powder Toy - Windows download

The Powder Toy - Windows download

3 years ago Full Version 0 comments

Latest version (81.6) for Windows computers. Use Powder-legacy.exe if Powder.exe does not run on your computer.

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Leanardoe Jan 6 2014 says:

Love it.

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JackSLO Oct 7 2012 says:

So.. this is basicly Dan-ball PowderGame?

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.Robert Sep 24 2012 says:

amazing functionality. for me thats the most interessting project i found here until now.

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zergilion Aug 30 2012 says:

Looks interesting...

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