F.A.Q.

What is Automachef?

Automachef is an indie puzzle and resource management video game for PC and Nintendo Switch. In Automachef you will have to build automated kitchens for a restaurant, combining conveyor belts, robotic arms, computers, food processors, grills and much more. Your boss will be a robot who thinks he’s a human and wants to become a fast food tycoon with your help. After all, human intelligence is better than artificial intelligence for some tasks!

What platforms will Automachef be available on?

Automachef has been released for PC (Microsoft Windows) and Nintendo Switch.

When will the game be released?

The game has been launched on July 23, 2019. You can get it on Steam and the Nintendo eShop. It is also available on GOG and The Humble Store if those are your cup of tea.

Can I write my own code in-game?

Absolutely! You can write code to control your kitchen machines using an assembly-like programming language in the PC version. Both the PC and the Nintendo Switch versions will also include an easier to use visual coding tool for those who want to experiment with the programmable computers without having to deal with syntax and writing code.

Will there be support for player-created content?

Sure! The PC version of the game is going to include a scenario editor so you can make your own levels and share them with the community, for example via Steam Workshop. Mod support so you can create your own levels, ingredients and recipes is also available in the PC version.

What game engine does Automachef use?

Unity.