Bug Brain Alternatives

    Bug Brain is described as 'You start in the lab where you experiment with the neurons and nodes that make up a brain. From there you move out into the field to build a brain for a Lady Bug to help it feed and survive' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are more than 10 alternatives to Bug Brain for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Linux, Online / Web-based and iPhone. The best alternative is CodeCombat, which is free. Other great apps like Bug Brain are Robocode (Free, Open Source), Human Resource Machine (Paid), CSSBattle (Free) and LightBot (Paid).

    This page was last updated Jun 28, 2021

    1. CodeCombat is an online game that teaches programming to learners as young as 6. Students write code in real programming languages. No experience required! - How much does it cost? There are 110+ FREE levels which cover every concept.
      show more
      • FreeOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • BSD
      Robocode is a programming game where the goal is to code a robot battle tank to compete against other robots in a battle arena. So the name Robocode is a short for "Robot code". The player is the programmer of the robot, who will have no direct influence on the game.
      show more


    2. Program little office workers to solve puzzles. Be a good employee! The machines are coming... for your job.
      show more
      • FreeProprietary
      • Online
      CSSBattle is an online CSS Code Golfing battleground. Here, players from all around the world try to visually replicate "Targets" in smallest possible CSS code and battle it out to get to the top of the leaderboard. Are You Game?
      show more
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Online
      • Android
      • iPhone
      • Windows S
      • Android Tablet
      • iPad
      • Kindle Fire
      Lightbot is a programming puzzle game: a puzzle game that uses game mechanics that are firmly rooted in programming concepts. What looks like a puzzle game on the outside, at its core is a real experience in programming. But don't just take our word for it...
      show more


    3. Colobot Gold is modified version of the original Colobot game released by Epsitec under open source (GPLv3) license. Source code was refreshed and rewritten using SDL and OpenGL libraries, thus making it multiplatform
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • iPhone
      • iPad
      • Steam
      You’re a machine learning specialist who makes neural networks but your cat seems to be better at it. Now you must solve puzzles to build a cat-to-human translation system (who knows what else this cat is capable of!).
      show more
    4. The Rabbids invade space, and in true Rabbids-style, turn your spaceship upside down! Using blocks of code, you need to give them instructions to clear up the mess they have created. This free educational game is aimed for players from the age of 7 and upwards.
      show more
      • FreemiumOpen Source
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • Linux
      • Online
      Selfless Heroes is a puzzle game that will teach you how to program without you noticing. Take control of a team of heroes who share the same artificial intelligence. It's up to you to create their AI so that they cooperate as best they can.
      show more
      • Mac
      • Windows
      • AmigaOS
      • DOSBox
      • SNESbox
      Developed by: Maxis Software Inc. Released: Dec 06, 1991 Also For: Amiga, FM Towns, Macintosh, PC-98, Sharp X68000, SNES, Windows 3.x Published by: Maxis Software...
    Showing 10 of 14 alternatives