Try out this award-winning puzzle game, you'll build beautiful mechanical contraptions from sliding tiles. Players can try their hand at 8 puzzles in this Lite version then upgrade and choose from 50+ levels and 3 gameplay modes in the full version. New puzzles are unlocked by building contraptions quickly and efficiently.


  • Cogs won the grand prize in the professional category at the 2010 Indie Game Challenge.
  • Cogs was also a finalist at IndieCade 2009 and the 2010 Independent Games Festival.


    Inventor Mode: Starting with simple puzzles, players are introduced to the widgets that are used to build machines - gears, pipes, balloons, chimes, hammers, wheels, props, and more.

    Time Challenge Mode: If you finish a puzzle in Inventor Mode, it will be unlocked here. This time, it will take fewer moves to reach a solution, but you only have 30 seconds to find it.

    Move Challenge Mode: Take your time and plan ahead. Every click counts when you only get ten moves to find a solution.

    Does not work with the Intel GMA 950 or older graphics card.

  • Cogs Lite (com.chillingo.cogslitemac) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of

    Operating System: Mac

    Default Install Path: /Applications/Cogs

    Bundle Information: Cogs Lite version 1.0.1, Copyright 2009-2011 Lazy 8 Studios.

    Copyright: By Rob Jagnow, Brendan Mauro and Luke Gilbert\nCopyright 2009-2011 Lazy 8 Studios.