Take the 2-minute tour ×
Arqade is a question and answer site for passionate videogamers on all platforms. It's 100% free, no registration required.

What is the Cafetière (French for "Coffee machine") for?

I know that it requires loads of items to fix it; I'm just wondering what it does.

share|improve this question
    
its actually called incomplete cafetiere if anyone cares for the in game name. –  Andy Jan 11 '11 at 21:48
    
Thanks -- fixed. –  badp Jan 11 '11 at 21:50
add comment

3 Answers

up vote 3 down vote accepted

It, uh, eventually makes coffee. Coffee restores 4 AP. It does not cause addiction and no limit on the AP/day it can restore.

To make a cup of coffee, you need 1× Pharmaceutical Products, 1× Battery and 1× Rotten Log.

mordi2k

share|improve this answer
    
makes coffee as in, it used a water ration for that? or has no one ever fixed one? –  Andy Jan 11 '11 at 21:49
    
@Andy Itching Plantations of Shadows had coffee. However, I didn't make it. All I know is it consumes drugs. –  badp Jan 11 '11 at 21:49
    
hmmm, converting drugs in a safe 4ap could be nice. hmmm, even if we wanted to fix it we missing the cyanide :P. –  Andy Jan 11 '11 at 22:01
4  
To make a cup of coffee, you will need 1x Pharmaceutical Products, 1x Battery and 1x Rotten Log. –  mordi2k Jan 12 '11 at 1:03
add comment

Just so there is a clear answer as an answer rather than in the comments of answer.

As mordi2k correctly stated in the comments, to create a "Bloody Hot Coffee" from the fixed Cafetière it requires 1 Battery, 1 Rotting Log and 1 Pharmaceutical Product.

The Bloody Hot Coffee is quite unique in that it does not count as a food, water or drug. It replenishes 4 AP per cup and can be drank an unlimited number of times within one day with no change to your status, so a player could drink 100 coffee to invest 400 AP in construction on the same day and still have no negative status effects.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Pros of coffee: unlimited use per day. If you had 100 coffee in the bank, you could spend 400AP all by yourself in one day.

Cons of coffee: trades a Pharmaceutical Product and a battery for a 4AP coffee.

share|improve this answer
    
ok, so i have 2 diffrent recipes for coffee now. water for a coffee or 1x Pharmaceutical Products, 1x Battery and 1x Rotten Log for a coffee. –  Andy Jan 12 '11 at 8:26
2  
Misleading, as it does not require a water ration, to make a cup of coffee. As I've stated in another comment here, "To make a cup of coffee, you will need 1x Pharmaceutical Products, 1x Battery and 1x Rotten Log. " –  mordi2k Jan 12 '11 at 9:56
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.