I’d love to learn more about the intricately crafted lore surrounding these vending machines from Kingdom Hearts 3, but the shortest explainer video I can find on YouTube is two and a half hours long. Thanks for the screenshot, Andrew!
Bubba Cola is the choice of the zombie generation in Into the Dark: Ultimate Trash Edition. Thanks for putting this one on my radar, Cornelius! [Source]
How am I supposed to enjoy a drink from the vending machine in Dark Times when I can’t get past this security barrier?
I agree with Coach. Stay hydrated with H₂Oasis in Rec Room, a VR social hangout game.
Thanks for the screenshots, Cornelius!
Get amped up on sugar and caffeine before you enter the confines of the steel cage in GetAmped2, a massively multiplayer fighting game. (Yes, my avatar has a lightsaber.)
Party down with these soda and juice vending machines in Corpse Party 2: Dead Patient, a 2013 Japanese survival horror game for PC!
Whimsical puzzler Pikuniku not only features this nifty soda machine, but also the opportunity to “uncover a deep state conspiracy and start a fun little revolution.” Sounds like fun. Thanks, Matt! [Source]
Katamari Damacy REROLL offers these remastered Spark and Refresh soda machines to roll over and adhere to your ever-growing blob of stuff. Thanks for the screenshot, Anatoly!
Melee promises nonstop battle royale action where “the boundaries between human being and machine have become increasingly blurred.” If they’re talking about the boundaries between human beings and soda machines, I’m totally there for it. Thanks for the submission, Cornelius!
Ramble through the avenues of time and feast your eyes upon this vintage Japanese soda machine from Nostalgic Train. Thanks for the screenshot, Rods!
Dare ye enter the break room of despair and partake of its cruelly carbonated beverages in DeathSpank: Thongs of Virtue? Thanks for the heads-up on this one, Cornelius! [Source]
The university game room in YAGS, a visual novel/dating sim, has it all: DDR, foosball, a Sonic the Hedgehog pinball table, and even a pair of soda machines! Thanks for the screenshot, Kaiju!
Mudflat, a “stack and weld discarded junk to hold back the incoming tide” survival sim, offers exactly the kind of post-apocalyptic soda machine lore I crave from a video game. Thanks for the screenshots, Cornelius!
Guide Flink, “a lump of organic filament residue,” through the Carbon Plaza mall, past the soda machines, and into the secret underground ChromeLabs facility in Refill Your Roguelike.
Thanks for the tip, Cornelius!
Giant robots battle it out in Override: Mech City Brawl! Just be careful not to crush those two tiny soda machines beside the ramen shop while laying waste to downtown Tokyo.
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