Chip’s Picks of 2017

2017 has been a year of exciting changes and stressful challenges.  I started working with an incredible group of people as a part-time job.  I began several new creative endeavors, including writing and running my first Dungeons & Dragons one-shot.  I made some amazing new friends, started novel traditions with loved ones, and celebrated the … Continue reading Chip’s Picks of 2017

Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE with Sierra Nevada/Kiuichi Brewery’s Yuzu White IPA

Collaboration leads to unique results.  This is one of the earliest lessons I learned from the role-playing games of my youth.  On their own, Crono can swing his sword and Lucca can belch spouts of fire from her gun.  Together, the two of them unleash devastating attacks like Fire Whirl, where Lucca ignites Crono’s sword … Continue reading Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE with Sierra Nevada/Kiuichi Brewery’s Yuzu White IPA

The Ignition Factor with Jailbreak Brewing Company’s Welcome to Scoville IPA

As an adult with some modicum of disposable income, I have started to seek out games that I may have missed as a child.  Most of these titles are oddities from the 16- and 32-bit eras, when print magazines would preview too many games for me to directly experience. In a similar fashion, I have … Continue reading The Ignition Factor with Jailbreak Brewing Company’s Welcome to Scoville IPA