Presenting Cargo-Bot. The first game programmed entirely on iPad® using Codea™

Cargo-Bot is a puzzle game where you teach a robot how to move crates. Sounds simple, right? Try it out!

  • Beautiful retina graphics
  • Fiendish puzzles
  • A game about programming, programmed entirely on iPad
  • Record your solutions and share them on YouTube
  • Learn more about how it was made by searching for Codea on the App Store


Plan Price Details
Cargo-Bot Free Compatible with iPad.


September 7, 2015

With a name like Cargobot, you might think this iPad programming puzzle would be rather boring. I mean who wants to move cargo around? ¬†Strangely enough, a lot of students do. ¬†Especially those with an engineering mindset. You know, the ones that look at cranes for hours and wonder how they work. Cargobot is essentially a puzzler that implicitly teaches the basics of coding. This includes ¬†programming skills like subroutines, loops and conditional programming. Students are encouraged to make their coding more efficient and use less commands to garner the same result. Concerns…

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technology activist
April 18, 2013

Cargo-Bot is a puzzle game where you teach a robot how to move crates. It gives kids hands-on experience with computer science concepts like logic and problem solving.