A NEW CONTRIBUTOR APPROACHES! CHARLIE TAKES THE STAGE! I am super happy to announce a new contributor to Digital Draughts- all around awesome dude and retro games enthusiast, Charlie! You can (and should) check out Charlie’s other work as an editor at Nintendeal, where a small team of dedicated Nintendo fans brings you the freshest … Continue reading Carts & Cocktails: Introduction & Stage 1-1
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
There is a distinction between bad art and media that simply isn’t for you. This can be a difficult lesson to learn, as shocking imagery or complex flavors can often be used to mask a poorly constructed experience. Playing a graphically violent video game with crumby mechanics or drinking an unbalanced hoppy brew can cause … Continue reading Doom with Founders Brewing Company’s Doom
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!
It’s coming. On a chill wind in the air and the rustling of dead leaves, the season of foreboding draws ever closer. Before you can bar the windows and lock the doors (or make cider and carve pumpkins) the month of October has arrived! Over the last several years (and blogs), I have filled this … Continue reading Digital Drafts Spooky Games Month -Preferred Ghouls and Ghosts of the SNES Classic
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
When it comes to collaboration in the world of beers, there is a silent question that can creep into the back of each consumer’s mind: Which brewer’s personality will dominate the resulting product? Ideally, each creator will have their brewing profile showcased from the bottle, but there are cases where a particular style or trait … Continue reading Video Game Comics Corner: Killer (7) Is Dead