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September Brewery Spotlight – Rogue Ales

Rogue Ales

One of the things we are passionate about here at Ravenwood Castle and the Malted Meeple is craft beer. We pride ourselves on having an excellent assortment of craft beers for the enjoyment of our guests. In our new monthly blog feature, the Brewer’s Spotlight, we raise our pints to the men and women who dedicate themselves to the brewing craft.  This month, we raise our pints to our friends from Rogue Ales – a brewery named after and dedicated to all those who dare, risk, and dream! Rogue Ales is based in Newport, Oregon and was founded in 1987 when some likeminded rogues came up with the idea to start their own brew pub. The Revolution began in the basement of the Rogue Public…

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Exciting Changes at the Meeple!

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Over the past few months you may have noticed some changes at the Meeple. These changes range from things as seemingly inconsequential as our new staff shirts to as significant as our upcoming relocation! We have many more improvements planned for the coming months, all leading up to the Meeple’s Big Move! If you haven’t been in lately, here are just a few of the recent upgrades and additions: Soft Pretzels – We recently added two types of soft pretzels as our first step towards a more substantial food menu. They’ve been a huge hit, and there’s more to come! Updated Menus – Speaking of menus, we’ve redesigned ours, with the addition of all new photography. We’re glad you like them, and will be continuing…

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September Publisher’s Spotlight – Tasty Minstrel Games

Tasty Minstrel Games

One of the things we like to do here at The Malted Meeple is give some extra attention to our favorite board game publishers and designers. In our monthly Publisher’s Spotlight we provide a bit of background on the publisher, discuss a few of their games, and may even announce a visit to The Meeple by some of the publisher’s representatives! This month, we are shine our Publisher’s Spotlight on our friends from Tasty Minstrel Games (TMG for short). We spoke with Director of Sales and Marketing Rick Schrand at Origins, where he told us a bit about the company. TMG is the ultimate realization of its founder and CEO Michael Mindes. The Company was formed in 2009 when Michael and his good friend Seth…

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Extra Life Tabletop Appreciation Weekend 2017!

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Extra Life has announced their third annual TableTop Appreciation weekend, September 22nd through 24th. As always, you can count on the Malted Meeple to participate in all things Extra Life. This year we will once again be hosting our traditional Meeple Cares Spotlight Marathon! This year’s marathon will begin on Saturday the 23rd, as we kick off a 12 hour Dungeons & Dragons extravaganza featuring the debut of the Tomb of Annihilation campaign! We will host three spotlight tables of up to six players each. Entry into the marathon requires a donation to Extra Life of $40 or more. Sign up at the Meeple starting today, these seats are sure to go fast! We will of course also be bringing back our Extra Life exclusive milkshake, #ForTheKidsShake! Stop…

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September Game of the Month – Paramedics: Clear!

Paramedics

When lives are on the line, it is up to the brave paramedics: men and women who dedicate themselves to saving lives in triage situations. In Paramedics: Clear! you are one such paramedic. So get your rig, check your supplies, and prepare for your shift. Be quick to sustain and stabilize patients and rush them to the hospital. You will need to manage your resources, upgrade your ambulance, and most importantly, save as many lives as possible. You only have seconds to act, and time is against you. Try not to lose anyone today, rookie. Rescue Squad – Confirm and Depart! Paramedics: Clear! is a pulse-pounding race against the clock to save as many patients as possible. The object of the game is simple, treat…

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