The Brews: 7 Free Days of Star Wars The Old Republic

If you’re at all like me, you’ve been swallowed up by the onslaught of mmo’s coming out in the last year and haven’t been able to justify paying for some of them. I’ve truly enjoyed playing SWTOR but couldn’t pay for it anymore.  Now, for the next 7 days I won’t have to, and neither will you. For more information, check out the official page here

The Brews: New ‘Dark Knight Rises’ Poster at Midnight Showing

While the poster shown above is pretty sweet, it’s not the new poster that you can get your hands on at the midnight premier for the film.  Participating IMAX theaters will be giving away the new poster for free to attendants at the midnight showing.  This new poster is awesome (and slightly terrifying), and can be viewed below.  ‘The Dark Knight Rises’ will be in theaters July 20, 2012.

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The Brews: Skyrim Dawnguard DLC Official Trailer

I’ve only recently had the time to dive down the rabbit hole (does that sound dirty?) that is Skyrim, but I’m sure after some time spent in its winter wonderland I’ll be itching to do some vampire slaying in this first wave of official DLC for Bethesda’s hit game Skyrim.

The Brews: 38 Studios Shutting Down — Bye, Bye KoA:Reckoning

It seems today that “The Brews” can pun for “the news” and “the blues.” Just after reporting on how much I’ve been enjoying playing Reckoning, I’m sad to discover that 38 Studios, developer of Reckoning, has shut down due to some financial difficulties.  You can read more about it at some of the links below.

http://kotaku.com/5913102/rumor-38-studios-shutting-down-big-huge-games

http://bostonglobe.com/business/2012/05/24/curt-schilling-studios-lays-off-entire-staff/CDRWdTYSEljF0CukMUIatL/story.html

http://www.forbes.com/sites/erikkain/2012/05/24/38-studios-lays-off-staff-shuts-down-big-huge-games-is-this-the-end/

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