Codex Gamicus
Safecracker The Ultimate Puzzle Adventure
Safecracker Box Shot.jpeg
Developer(s) Kheops Studio
Publisher(s) The Adventure Company
status Status Missing
Release date Microsoft Windows
August 2, 2006 (NA)
December 2, 2008 (NA)
Nintendo DS
December 3, 2009 (NA)
Genre Adventure
Mode(s) 1 player
Age rating(s) ESRB: E
Platform(s) Windows, Wii, Nintendo DS
Arcade system Arcade System Missing
Media CD-ROM, Online download through Steam
Credits | Soundtrack | Codes | Walkthrough

Safecracker: The Ultimate Puzzle Adventure is a video game developed by Kheops Studio and published by The Adventure Company.[1] Safecracker was also released on Steam on August 29, 2007.[2]

On February 2, 2007, PC Gamer US, awarded SafeCracker "Best puzzle game of 2007",[3] despite its sister magazine in the UK, only giving it a score of 38%.[1]


The game is a first person adventure game, where the player moves through 3D environments, to find the safes to crack. The safes themselves vary in style and design, from safe to safe.


The games story revolves around a safe cracker, being hired by the family of a recently deceased billionaire and oil magnate, Duncan W. Adams. The player has been employed to find the will of Duncan W. Adams, by cracking the 35 safes that were in his possession.[1]


Safecracker received mixed reviews, with it being received well by PC Gamer US, and received poorly by PC Zone, with some reviewers claiming about the difficulty curve of the game "very harsh spikes along the way"[4] and one reviewer calling the game "agonisingly unimaginative".[who?]


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