Hayao Miyazaki once wrote that he didn’t like mech anime because he thought the person who builds the machine should be the hero, not the person who pilots it. Here’s your chance to be Miyazaki’s hero. Mech Mechanic Simulator is out now and it’s about dismantling, repairing and rebuilding mechs for fun and profit. It’s published by PlayWay, they of House Flipper, Car Mechanic Simulator and approximately a million other similar sims. Games in which you click without skill to perform every action, and games which I find endlessly fascinating. Read more
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Mech Mechanic Simulator is a PlayWay joint, and it shows. PlayWay publish games like House Flipper and Car Mechanic Simulator, and if you’ve played or seen them, you know what to expect with this upcoming, scifi variant. The same as the others – but with mechs! That is to say, the same as the others, but better. There’s a trailer below, and a demo on Steam that I’ve had a play with. (more…)