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Dinnertime

by Bob Reeves profile

Episode #1 of Painless Little Stupid Games
1998

(based on 2 ratings)
1 member review

About the Story

Not a game but a single puzzle, a simple and ancient one.

Game Details

Language: English (en)
Current Version: Unknown
License: Freeware
Development System: Alan 2
Baf's Guide ID: 603
IFID: Unknown
TUID: uxki9uhnrhs5sdpa

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2 of 4 people found the following review helpful:
Bizarre and harmless, May 22, 2011
by Dominic Delabruere (U.S.A.)
"Dinnertime" is a single puzzle that presents itself as a sort of allegory for a fundamental problem of the human condition -- how to eat without killing oneself. The solution is a little odd(Spoiler - click to show) and basically identical to the solution of a minor puzzle in Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy. But it's worth the few minutes you'll put into it because of the cheekily bizzarre descriptions and responses.

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