For this week’s Perceptive Podcast, I sat down with Vertigo Games’ David Galindo to talk about the Cook Serve Delicious series became a surprise hit, and his thoughts on taking things further with the Barista update.
Cooking games have been the popular choice for casual game design. They are normally based around the gameplay of performing multiple tasks as quickly as possible with games like Cooking Mama and Diner Dash. No matter how fast paced the games would get; they were still considered basic and aimed at casual markets. But Cook,Serve, Delicious!: the latest title from Vertigo Gaming looks to change that with what they describe as a “hardcore restaurant sim.”