Ben’s Sea of Thieves Beta Impressions

Ben’s Sea of Thieves Beta Impressions

Rare’s Sea of Thieves has made a splash with the online community in their previous closed Betas and I could not be more excited.  I signed up through Rare’s forums last year and was granted access to the last few closed beta weekends they have run. I have probably spent a total of 4-5 hours … Continue reading Ben’s Sea of Thieves Beta Impressions

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Xbox Game Pass Another Feather in Microsoft’s Pro-Consumer Cap

Xbox Game Pass Another Feather in Microsoft’s Pro-Consumer Cap

We are currently in what some would call, the lost generation for Xbox. Coming off the uber success of the Xbox 360, many expected Xbox One to come out of the gate and compete with Playstation 4. Unfortunately, Xbox made the severe mistake of misreading what the gaming community wanted out of a new console. … Continue reading Xbox Game Pass Another Feather in Microsoft’s Pro-Consumer Cap

Is Returning to World War II a Return to Form For Call of Duty?

Is Returning to World War II a Return to Form For Call of Duty?

Call of Duty is a franchise that, over the past few years, has truly split its fan base.  Many have really enjoyed the evolution of the series; the futuristic high paced shooter, where a good chunk of their fan base has been asking for a boots on the ground experience akin to the World War … Continue reading Is Returning to World War II a Return to Form For Call of Duty?

An Early Look at Paris Games Week

An Early Look at Paris Games Week

Paris Games Week (PGW) began on Monday with some interesting announcements, gripping trailers and what was labeled as the second part of E3 for Playstation. So, I decided to take a look at some of the things that have me excited and a few of the disappointments from the opening of the show. The Good … Continue reading An Early Look at Paris Games Week

Welcome to Grog and Games

Welcome to Grog and Games

Hello everyone and welcome the Grog and Games blog! I just wanted to put something up to introduce everyone to the Grog and Games site. Here on Grog and Games myself, Michael Wagner, and my podcasting partner in crime Benjamin Goe will be putting up reviews, opinion pieces and news about video games and alcohol … Continue reading Welcome to Grog and Games