Gamestar Mechanic is an online game designed to teach children the basics of game design and systems thinking. It also features an online community where users can share their own games.
Gamestar Mechanic is designed for children between 7 and 14 years old. The goal of the game is to finish a series of narrative-based quests so to earn items. The quests teach players different aspects of game programming. Players can create their own games using the items obtained through quests. The games created can be shared in the Game Alley.
Users can register and play for free, as well as purchase some premium features and quests.