Cult classic Deus Ex Machina lands on mobile, Steam date to be announced

By Stephany Nunneley
6 February 2015 18:47 GMT

Cult 1984 Game of the Year, Deus Ex Machina, has been reprogrammed with all-new graphics and released on iOS and Android.


The game was the first interactive movie and starred The Third Doctor himself, Jon Pertwee (Doctor Who) along with Ian Dury (Ian Dury and the Blockheads), and Frankie Howerd (comic genius).

Released as a 30th Anniversary Collector’s Edition, the title contains the following:

Digitally remastered original soundtrack, the entire original version of the interactive title, a new retina graphics version, and a brand new Director’s Cut with all-new graphics.

The game will run you $5.99/£3.99/€4.99, and it is also coming to Linux and PC with Steam and other distribution dates to be announced.

Two more Deux Ex Machina titles are on the way as well, one of which started life as a Kickstarter project in 2013.

Deux Ex Machina 2: An all new game starring Christopher Lee – February 21

  • Formats:PC, Mac, Android, iOS, Linux, Oculus Rift, XBox, Playstation, Morpheus release dates to be announced.
  • Price: £4.99/€5.99/$6.99

Deux Ex Machina – The Obsessive Possessive Ultimate Collection – March 2015

  • Formats: PC, Mac, Android, iOS, Linux, etc
  • Price: £34.95/€39.99/$49.99
  • Distribution: Steam, Kunaki, Gumroad


  • Deus Ex Machina – The Best Game You Never Played In Your Life, eBook
  • Deus Ex Machina – Original Soundtrack
  • Deus Ex Machina – Original Hi-Res Poster & Production Artwork
  • Deus Ex Machina – Original Game Of The Year, Collector’s Edition
  • Deus Ex Machina – Brand New Retina Graphics Edition
  • Deus Ex Machina – Exclusive Director’s Commentary
  • Deus Ex Machina 2 – New Soundtrack
  • Deus Ex Machina 2 – New Hi-Res Poster & Production Artwork
  • Deus Ex Machina 2 – All-New Game, starring Christopher Lee
  • Deus Ex Machina 2 – Behind The Scenes Photo Album

What a blast from the past.

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