Bob Came in Pieces is a 2D puzzle platformer with some unique and interesting gameplay elements. In Bob Came in Pieces you play an alien from outer space that encountered a few problems and ended up crash landing on earth with a badly damaged space ship. The crash spreads parts of his ship around the planet and the game is the story of Bob the alien's search for these missing parts so that he can repair his ship.
In the game Bob solves puzzles and navigates the world using his ship. To help solve these puzzles you must find more parts and customize your ship with them and this is were the game really comes into its own. The ship customization is simple but allows you to change every single part of your ship including the structure, the thrusters, and to attach any gadgets you might need.