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How Fortnite Captured Teens’ Hearts and Minds

The craze for the third-person shooter game has elements of Beatlemania, the opioid crisis, and eating Tide Pods.<p>It was getting late in Tomato Town. The storm was closing in, and meteors pelted the ground. Gizzard Lizard had made his way there after plundering the sparsely populated barns and …

The World's Best Beers Win Awards At The 2018 World Beer Cup

It may be time for craft-beer aficionados to put to rest those arguments about which are the best beers throughout the world. The results are in! The 2018 World Beer Cup winners have been announced.<p>After three days of judging by 295 judges from 33 countries, 8,234 beers were evaluated, and 302 …

Standout Southern Breweries

These thirty-two entrants in our Craft Brewery Bracket are making their mark<p>Grab a growler and get to know some of the South’s finest craft-beer makers. These thirty-two breweries are battling it out in our <b>Southern Craft Brewery Bracket</b> (cast your votes now).<p>Against the Grain<p><i>Louisville, Kentucky</i> …

Beer

Tanzania:'Man of God' Who Drinks Beer While Preaching Arrested

[Nairobi News] Police in Tanzania have arrested a self-styled prophet who has been roaming the streets, preaching while holding a bottle of beer.

12 Best Winter Beers

Cold days and long nights make ideal conditions to enjoy a heady beer. Here's a 12-pack of the first bottles and cans we'd reach for when we need a warming beverage.<p>Firestone Walker Wookus<p>Firestone Walker Brewing Company<p>Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p>Back from the dead, the beer formerly …

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Disneyland Is Getting Its First Brewery and It's Going to Be Magical

Disneyland was already considered the Happiest Place on Earth, but the news that it’s installing a brewery could make it all the more appealing to …

Dogfish Head Releases...Survival-Ready Beer?

Once or twice a week, Dogfish Head founder Sam Calagione stops by his company’s small craft beer-themed inn in Lewes, Delaware, to chat with guests. “One question that invariably comes up is ‘What is your desert island beer or the beer you’d drink during the apocalypse?’” he says.<p>For years, …

Are You Drinking Your Beer at the Right Temperature?

How important is temperature to the overall taste of beer? Very. You wouldn’t really enjoy drinking beers that were rolling around in your trunk on a …

Ervolino: Who drinks (and smokes?) what? Millennials are moving the market

CLOSE<p>Craft beer lovers sometimes like it sour, so Hops Stops went to Brix City Brewing Company in Little Ferry to learn what makes the brewmasters …

Why Patrón Sold To Bacardi For $5.1 Billion Dollars

On Tuesday, tequila brand Patrón announced that it would be selling to Bacardi for a massive $5.1 billion. To put that amount in perspective, it’s …

Experts say these are the 20 best beers in the world

20. Stigbergets Gbg Beer Week 2016 (Stigbergets Bryggeri)<p><i>Facebook/Stigbergets Bryggeri</i><p>This IPA from Stigbergets Bryggeri out of Göteborg, Sweden, is …

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The 25 Most Important Bourbons Ever Made

If you asked a spirits expert a quarter century ago to name the most important bourbons ever made, they might have wondered whether America’s …

The Best Beer in Every Major European City, Mapped

Whether you're looking for the most haunted place in the US, the must-have desserts across Europe, or America's most cheesy, gooey, creamy and …

Revolutionary New Screen Technology Could Triple The Resolution Of Your TV

This sounds incredible.<p>Think your 4K TV is sharp? Well scientists are working on a radical new screen technology that if perfected could triple the …

Gear & Gadgets

New Controller Designs Coming 7 February, 2017 & They Look Awesome

On Twitter today, Major Nelson announced that 2 new controller designs are going to be available next week. The designs are called Ocean Shadow …

Try Out 'For Honor' In The Open Beta, February 9-12 (Updated)

<i>Update, 2/9/2017, 8:58 a.m. PST: The open beta is now available to play. Ubisoft also released the pre-loading times for those who want to get a head</i> …

Gaming Industry

The 15 greatest online modes in Xbox history

Ever since Microsoft first took the Xbox online back in 2002, developers have been dreaming up weird and wonderful ways for gamers to play together …

Call of Duty

6 Video Games You'll Want to Buy in July

July's most anticipated games include RPGs, puzzle-platform titles, and beat 'em ups, so ready your wallets and don't expect the usual summer …

Retrogaming

The best Xbox One bundle deals for Amazon Prime Day 2018

Amazon Prime Day 2018 is just around the corner, and will surely include some choice Xbox One games - so now's a great time to peruse the best Xbox …

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More Free Xbox One and Xbox 360 Games Now Available

Today is the first day of February, which means Xbox Live Gold members can grab some more Xbox One and Xbox 360 games for free.<p>As part of the Games With Gold program, Lovers in a Dangerous Spacetime is free all month long for Xbox One, while Xbox 360 owners can grab Monkey Island 2: Special Edition …

New GameStop Program Leads Employees To Lie To Customers

Have you gone to GameStop over the past few months and tried to buy a new game? Have they told you that it’s not in stock? They may simply be lying …

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Is Destiny Getting A Fan Convention?

<b>Bungie</b> has registered a trademark in the US under the name “DestinyCon” which either means they want to stop their fans from launching a fan-run …

Last Stand is the last thing The Division needs right now

It’s nearly been a year since I first reviewed The Division, and while I had fun, its attempt to tap into Diablo’s and Destiny’s endlessly replayable …

Nintendo Switch online service will be much cheaper than on PS4 or Xbox One

Perhaps as high as $30<p>The Nintendo Switch will require a paid subscription for online gaming, and we now have an idea of how much it will cost: 2,000-3,000 yen per year, which is between $17.63 and $26.44.<p>Nintendo president Tatsumi Kimishima gave the price range in an interview with Nikkei today, …

Destiny 2 plot details potentially leaked from Mega Bloks sets, mentions Cabal fighting in the Tower

We may have new details about the story in Destiny 2, by way of toy sets.<p>A post on the Mega Bloks forums appears to have revealed some bits of …

When Overwatch Characters Discover Their Fan Art

Of all the Overwatch communities thriving right now, fan art might be the most vibrant. In creating a diverse and charismatic cast of characters and …

Is BioWare Crafting EA's 'Destiny' And 'The Division' Competitor?

EA is doing quite well, as evidenced by their earnings report yesterday, showcasing sky-high digital revenue, big numbers for <i>Battlefield</i> and <i>FIFA</i> being the most popular game in the world. There’s a lot of information to parse from everything that was revealed, but one aspect caught my attention: a …

Oak & Iron Brewing Co. Is Almost Ready to Open in Andover

As if beer culture in Massachusetts weren’t already well-established, the onslaught of new breweries within the last year has helped further cement a lasting hoppy legacy for the state. Places like Lamplighter, Exhibit ‘A’, and Bone Up have settled into their neighborhoods, and now another new …

Food Trucks

Cheaper Beers Are Back in Spotlight

AB InBev to air Super Bowl ad for Busch; MillerCoors rolls out new packaging for economy beers<p>By<p>Jennifer Maloney<p>Jennifer Maloney<p>The Wall Street Journal<p>Biography<p>@maloneyfiles<p>Google+<p>Jennifer.Maloney@wsj.com<p>For years, U.S. sales of the cheapest beers fell as America’s two largest brewers focused on …

Beer

Stone Expands Year-Round Offerings With Tangerine Express IPA | Brew Studs

Big, bold, hoppy and brewed with whole tangerines and pineapple.<p>Stone Brewing has announced the newest addition to its lineup of year-round …

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