Ding! Another installment of Weekday Escape is ready to come out of the oven, baked to flaky, rich perfection by three of your favourite escape game developers, and ready to be eaten all by yourself in one sitting. This week! MayMay's kitchen may be a little weird and involved more code cracking than you're used to, but there's pie in your future. Primera would like a masterpiece, though maybe they should have left the paints and brushes out for us then? And Funkyland's not going to let us open any presents or have any sweets until we track down some eyeliner.
Girl's Room No. 16: Eyeliner - It may be Christmas in the Funkyland abode, but that doesn't mean it's time for makeup addicts to rest on their impeccably preened laurels. You need to find five eyeliners hidden throughout the festive room, where puzzles protect them from your grabby hands. I'll help you sort through the presents, crack the codes, and deal with that pink frog again, but if this eyeliner isn't liquid, you're going to have to be the one to handle it, unless you want to look like a raccoon. Who had its eyeliner applied by a mess with shaky hands.
Blueberry Pie - You may feel differently (and you'd be wrong), but there is no finer thing in life than a slice of warm blueberry pie topped with a melting dab of vanilla ice cream, so naturally, I am all about helping MayMay out here if that means we get hooked up with some. This isn't going to be solved by Googling an Alton Brown recipe, however. Oh, we'll be cooking alright, but it's going to involve figuring out how to decipher some clues and make the gadgets work in the most fiddly kitchen ever. I suppose that means victory will literally taste all the sweeter when that pie is done?
Painting - Even if you're like me, and your only artistic ability is drawing stickmen so poorly rendered they beg for the paper shredder, you're still going to need to roll up your sleeves for a masterpiece in this game from Primera. Don't let that blank canvas intimidate you... we can do this! I mean... that's sure a lot of locks on cabinets and puzzles, but, well, I assume this is what every great artist goes through, right? Besides, you saw that episode of Doctor Who... after what Van Gogh dealt, this is easy!
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