Home | Profile - Edit | Your Page | Your Inbox Browse | Search Games   |   Log In

Download

MattWeiner.net download
This is a pseudo-format used to represent download adviser records that apply to multiple formats.
Play Online
This is a pseudo-format used to represent download adviser records that apply to multiple formats.

Have you played this game?

You can rate this game, record that you've played it, or put it on your wish list after you log in.

Playlists and Wishlists

RSS Feeds

New member reviews
Updates to downloadable files
All updates to this page

Tea and Toast

by Matt Weiner (as Maria del Pangolin) profile

Slice of life
2014

(based on 11 ratings)
1 member review

Game Details

Language: English (en)
First Publication Date: May 13, 2014
Current Version: 1
License: Freeware
Development System: Inform 7
Forgiveness Rating: Merciful
IFID: A82458B1-79B0-48EC-BA2C-0C09B3ECEAAD
TUID: 4baspe41nmg34wen

Awards

Commended - ShuffleComp 2014

Tags

- View the most common tags (What's a tag?)
(Log in to add your own tags)

Member Reviews

5 star:
(0)
4 star:
(4)
3 star:
(4)
2 star:
(2)
1 star:
(1)
Average Rating:
Number of Reviews: 1
Write a review


The best tea-making simulator I have yet encountered, June 12, 2016
A warm and delightful piece, in which the player is invited to make a cup of tea and a slice of toast (Marmite and butter presumably being unnecessarily complicated for a comp game, or perhaps the writer just wanted to avoid the whole controversial subject of toast toppings...).

It's timed, but this doesn't matter especially - there isn't a losing state in this game - so it's a no-stress experience. You'll probably want two goes, one for looking at things and one for getting everything just so. There are a few oddities - there's an inventory management issue, surprisingly - but nothing untoward.

A story plays itself out in messages as you go; the details change slightly each playthrough, building on what you know about the protagonist's experience.

If you enjoyed Tea and Toast...

Related Games

People who like Tea and Toast also gave high ratings to these games:

Dinner Bell, by Jenni Polodna
Average member rating: (40 ratings)
You are the involuntary and very hungry test subject of a semi-anthropomorphized dog in a labcoat who wants you to find all sixteen food items mentioned in They Might Be Giants' song Dinner Bell, which have been hidden in a near-perfect...

All Roads, by Jon Ingold
Average member rating: (121 ratings)
"Wave a circle round him thrice, And close your eyes with holy dread For he on honey-dew hath fed And drunk the milk of paradise." [--blurb from Competition Aught-One]

Disenchantment Bay, by Jacqueline A Lott (with a head start from Emily Short)
Average member rating: (3 ratings)
From the about text: "The Inform 7 examples collectively known as Disenchantment Bay were born of a trip that Emily Short made with Dan Shiovitz to Alaska to visit me and Sam Kabo Ashwell, many years ago. 2004, I believe it was. We...

Suggest a game

Recommended Lists

Tea and Toast appears in the following Recommended Lists:

IF Romances by Emily Short
IF in the romance genre is rare; here are a few I thought worked well.

Polls

The following polls include votes for Tea and Toast:

Games that show everyday life by Sam Jackson
I'm looking for preferably short games that focus on part of someone's life in our world and preferably our time. I would like games with an emotional focus.

For Your Consideration: Games from 2014 that should be nominated for the XYZZY Awards by Molly
There were a lot of great games released in the past year, and now that the XYZZYs are coming up, it seems like a very good idea to take a poll of all the games from last year people would like to see nominated. The management has asked...

Links




This is version 3 of this page, edited by Doug Orleans on 3 June 2015 at 6:12pm. - View Update History - Edit This Page - Add a News Item