Just because October has passed us by doesn’t mean we have to give up horror games! And what better way to celebrate the shorter days and colder nights of November than a haunting Japanese video game and a pitch black foreign stout? Fade to Black Among the many styles of darker brews, the foreign stout … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: Walking After Midnight (Shadows)
I’ve been a huge fan of Dogfish Head Brewery for many years. My unique entry point into their beer is the long-standing Dogfish Head Alehouse in my town. The food there is amazing pub fare, and I found myself trying their beers out at meals, initially unaware that they actually bottled and distributed their brews. … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: Strike Gold with DuckTales
So far, my October has been filled with haunting video games and pumpkin beers that resemble baked goods from a family gathering. It’s time to crank things up to 11 with a new brew that packs some heat and a game that pays tribute to the schlock and awe of 80’s horror. Atomic Pumpkin Prior … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: Going Atomic with Skullface
Wider distribution is a blessing of the modern age. Thanks to the efforts of craft brewers and Japanese game publishers, I was able to experience a limited release of a preferred brew, along with a title from my favorite game series that I missed out on nearly 30 years ago. Cold Pressed Coffee Pumking Southern … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: Of Kings and Castle(vania)s
Now that the spooky season of October is in full swing, it is high time I relished in some haunting games and dark beers. What better way to start than a macabre fairy-tale and a heavy metal brew? Black As Your Soul (Port Wine Barrel Aged) The creative minds at Adroit Theory Brewing Company regularly experiment … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: Soul Searching in the Dark
I love to see the innovation creators can bring to their established works. To look at an already beloved piece and say, “Hmm, you know what would make this even better?” So I was quite happy to dive into not one, but two enhanced editions over the past week. Bourbon Barrel Sidamo I first tried … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: For Coffee, and Castilla!
If you had told me that in 2017, I would be drinking malt liquor and playing a new game starring Sonic the Hedgehog, I wouldn’t believe you. Furthermore, if you had told me I would be enjoying both of them, I would have called you a liar. But as they say, time makes fools of us … Continue reading Weekly Brews and Reviews: Sonic Mania, It Works Every Time