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This Engineer Becomes A Barista

Video Game


Designer & Developer: Leslie Zeng | UI Designer: Chros Wang | QA Testing: Kerby Neo & Sophie Chu | Advisors: Naomi Clark, mattie, Danny Hawk | Economics Advisor: Alexander King | Game Learning Advisor: Catherine Hartley

A text-based cozy business sim. Players step into the shoes of a retired computer engineer who became a barista, creating unique and flavorful drinks, selling them to customers with distinct preferences, managing employees to elevate the shop into the hottest spot in town, and seeking the happiness of running a coffee business.


Alfred P. Sloan Foundation Sloan Production Grant


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