About

Creative Engineering, Inc. or CEI is a company most famous for creating the animatronic characters featured at Showbiz Pizza Place restaurant, the most popular being The Rock-afire Explosion. They are also known for creating the Whac-A-Mole game in 1976, and introduce a new arcade game, Bashy Bug! in 2016. The company was founded by Aaron Fechter who still runs Creative Engineering today.

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Direct from Aaron

June 7, 2017
Check out my recently launched "Behind The Scenes at Creative Engineering" Video Series at the low price of $6.00/month! Hours of exclusive video content published several times a week! Sample/teaser videos in the video section on this site now! All proceeds to to the preservation of CE and the Rock-Afire Explosion.
May 18, 2017
Check out our gift shop at http://www.cafepress.com/rockafireworld for cool stuff.
December 14, 2016
After several years of modernizing my animatronics programming and control systems, i'm moving to full scale production of the Animatronics Experimenters Kit! Reserve yours today and learn all the creative, engineering aspects that go into animatronics and inventing!

Latest Videos

AEK Course Video #5 Intro - Dave Thomas Tribute AEK Course Video #5 Intro - Dave Thomas Tribute
On what would be his 61st birthday today, I pay…
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Custom Birthday show video - book yours Custom Birthday show video - book yours
It's another Rock-afire Birthday party just…
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Animatronics Experimenters Kit
CE Warehouse Deals
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Latest Pictures

Rock-afire Explosion in Keanu! Rock-afire Explosion in Keanu!
The Rock-afire Explosion make it to the big screen…
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Bashy Bug is here! Bashy Bug is here!
The new interactive arcade game with fully…
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Fechter at the controls Fechter at the controls
Founder and president of Creative Engineering,…
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Rock-afire at the ready! Rock-afire at the ready!
The Rock-afire Explosion ready to put on another…
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Bashy Bug