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by Bob Reeves profile

Episode #1 of Painless Little Stupid Games

(based on 3 ratings)
1 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: ALAN-4C97806409F35507D04CE7F63133C7A7
TUID: uxki9uhnrhs5sdpa


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3 of 5 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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