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How to Dial in the Perfect Guitar Tone

3<p>SHARES<p>Some guitar players like to plug their guitar into an amp and set its tone controls to some tried-and-true settings that they rely on.<p>In the …

Guitar

'Bloodstained: Curse of the Moon' Goes All 8-Bit And Is Released At The End Of May

One of the stretch goals for the original <i>Bloodstained: Ritual of the Night</i> was an 8-bit game and it seems that <i>Curse of the Moon</i> intends to fulfill that requirement once it is released at the end of May.<p>If you are a fan of the 8-bit era of <i>Castlevania</i> games, then <i>Curse of the Moon</i> looks exactly like …

Anime

EXPERIENCE D&D’S CLASSIC RAVENLOFT IN AN ALL-NEW NEVERWINTER PC MODULE JUNE 26

<i>[This unedited press release is made available courtesy of Gamasutra and its partnership with notable game PR-related resource GamesPress.]</i><p>REDWOOD …

Game Development

The YF-19 From 'Macross Plus' Is Getting A Very Nice New Toy This September

For fans of the 90s anime <i>Macross Plus</i>, Bandai has plans for a very nice new YF-19 chogokin for release in Japan this September.<p>Following the release of the DX Chogokin VF-19 Advance as featured in the movie <i>Macross Frontier: The Wings of Goodbye</i>, this release is of the original prototype YF-19 from</i> …

Anime

How a Family of 4 Can Book a Disney Vacation for $1,000 or Less

Here's how to plan a Disney trip for $1,000 or less for a family of four.<p>Even though Disney parks are notoriously expensive, there are still plenty …

Personal Finance

23 High-Protein Sheet Pan Dinners That Pretty Much Cook Themselves

I love cooking, but I hate doing dishes. Unfortunately the two go hand in hand, and unless you're a wizard who can zap away the mess, you kind of …

Sheet Pan

Heads Up, Target’s New Rain Boot Is Dirt Cheap and Looks Stellar

Working with classic British outerwear company Hunter, Target is releasing a line of exceedingly affordable, Hunter-branded rain and outdoor wear. …

Best selling concealed carry handguns

See the best selling pistols for concealed carry<p>Taurus Millenium G2 is built with a lightweight 22 oz. polymer frame, thin profile, and ramped 3.2 …

Concealed Carry

Orbiform Rolls Like A Ball Without Being A Sphere

AltDynamic have machined a mathematically perfect solid of constant width that is capable of rolling like a ball even though it is not a perfect …

8 Cabinet Miking Tips

0<p>SHARES<p><b>Miking a cab is simple: you just point a mic in its</b> general direction, right? Yes—and to get to the moon, just <i>jump really high</i>. Actually, …

Should I refinance my mortgage?

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Netflix has Secret Codes that Unlock New Movies (and We Have Them Too)

If you've ever been sucked into the totally awesome vortex that is Netflix, than you know what it truly means to binge. We start with one episode, …

There are secret Netflix codes that unlock the BEST movie and TV shows!

Let’s face it: there is SO much available on Netflix, but every time you go on it you spend about half an hour scrolling, not knowing what to …

Oscars 2018: Every Best Acting Nominee Naked!

These fine actors have picked up nominations for Best Actor and Best Actress at the 2018 Oscars, but we know what you REALLY want to see from them …

How to Build Heavy Riffs and Unusual Chords From the Modes

One of my favorite ways to explore new riffs, chord patterns and melodic figures is to take one of the seven fundamental modes and use its structure …

How to Introduce Your Kid to Dungeons & Dragons

Once upon a time, I was a wizard named Gandalf. It is an unimaginative moniker, admittedly, but it came from a tween who just finished reading the</i> …

DNA of Tone: A Guide to the Basic Building Blocks Behind Jazz, Blues, Metal and Classic Rock Guitar Sounds

109<p>SHARES<p>Creative individuals tend to view the term “formula” as a dirty word, but most styles of music have specific parameters and characteristics …

Guitar

Focusrite Launches Three New USB Audio Interfaces

New studio-quality interfaces are being launched under the Clarett line.<p>128<p>SHARES<p>Focusrite has launched a new range of studio-quality USB audio …

Guitar

Warwick Introduces New Rockboard Pedalboard Line

The company's new pedalboard series has been completely re-designed.<p>125<p>SHARES<p>Warwick has debuted its new, completely re-designed Rockboard pedalboard …

Guitar

What’s Happening Outside the Frames of Iconic Album Covers?

That Instagram post of the woman doing some insane yoga pose in an angelic field filled with daisies? Yeah, it was probably cropped so you couldn’t …

3 Pieces of Dungeon Masters Gear I Love and 1 Failed Experiment

Whenever I unpack my dry-erase maps and tiles, I reveal the remains of past games. Today, this residue includes the usual battlegrounds drawn in …

Forgotton Anne Lets You Play Anime in a New Way

Forgotton Anne’s hand-drawn backgrounds and animations are beautiful. There’s no disputing that. And it’s easy to see the inspiration behind the …

15 Ways to Improve Your Mixes

500<p>SHARES<p>Hello!<p>Since this is a "session" blog, I thought we'd better review a few mixing basics. We all do a certain amount of home recording, and …

When the Tribe Abandons Him

December 22, 2017 by Captain Cassidy<p>Not a whole lot of people join Christianity nowadays; usually the movement is <i>from</i> Christianity to either <i>nothing</i> …

Mazinger Z: Infinity Film's Ads Feature Ichiro Mizuki, Kouji Kikkawa's Theme Songs

Film opens in Japan on January 13<p>Toei began streaming three new ads on Thursday for the Gekijōban Mazinger Z / Infinity (Movie Version Mazinger Z: …

The hilarious Amazon reviews for this $9,000 Swiss Army Knife are going viral again — here are the best ones of all time

Over the past eight years, one giant Swiss Army Knife has amassed somewhat of a cult following online — not because of what it actually does, but because of what people claim it can do.<p>Since as early as 2009, Amazon users have written hundreds of creative reviews for the knife, which is only …

Here’s your first look at Netflix’s post-cyberpunk adaptation ‘Altered Carbon’

The first trailer for Netflix’s ambitious new series <i>Altered Carbon</i> is here and it looks incredible.<p>Based on the 2002 book by Richard K. Morgan, the …

How to Play Five Holiday Classics on the Guitar

Five solo guitar arrangements of popular holiday songs.<p>480<p>SHARES<p>Now that your belly is stuffed with turkey and pumpkin pie, it’s time to shift our …

Synyster Gates Launches Online Guitar School And Community — Kerrang!

Synyster Gates of Avenged Sevenfold has launched an online guitar tutorial site alongside his father, veteran session musician Brian Haner Sr, who …