Why Good Pizza, Great Pizza Became My Favourite Mobile Game in 2021

And their secret cult is partially to blame.

Screenshot of a cartoon: A redhead woman is standing behind the counter of a pizza shop. A pepperoni pizza in a box hovers in the air with the label “Good Pizza, Great Pizza!” above the counter.
In-game screenshot with the town’s local influencer: Author.

Okay, It’s Just Another Pizza Making Game

Game screenshot of a young man standing with a smile behind a pizzeria counter. A man in a pizza suit is waving in the glass window.
Game screenshot of a young man standing with a smile behind a pizzeria counter. A man in a pizza suit is waving in the glass window.
A screenshot of a game: A pizzeria’s counter is covered in multiple toppings and two pizzas are on cutting boards ready to bake in the oven.
A screenshot of a game: A pizzeria’s counter is covered in multiple toppings and two pizzas are on cutting boards ready to bake in the oven.
My pizzeria’s counter has many of the toppings happily unlocked. I was making two shrimp pizzas on pesto sauce for a young man heading to a party.

Pizza Lore is Much Darker Than You Think

Ads Are Surprisingly Not the Biggest Pet Peeve

It Found The Slice I Was Missing

Screenshot from a game: A short, young woman stands behind a pizzeria counter thanking you for making her order. She says “I hope this pizza never ends.”
Screenshot from a game: A short, young woman stands behind a pizzeria counter thanking you for making her order. She says “I hope this pizza never ends.”
Screenshot of a young lady thanking me for making her pizzas correctly. These compliments always make me genuinely smile.

I May Have Fallen in Love With a Video Game?

A photo of pizza sitting in a cardboard box.
A photo of pizza sitting in a cardboard box.
Author's pizza this week with four styles of cheese, pepperoni, meat-lovers and deluxe.

Millennial, noncommittal romantic, walking the tightrope between hope and depression. Sounds like you too? I’ll write something for both of us.

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