Drink Your Comics! Revival Beer Released

Ten Pin Creep: A Revival Mystery

Arcade Brewery, a Chicago craft beer maker, has just released Ten Pin Creep: A Revival Mystery. It’s one of their 6-Pack Stories, a six-pack of beer where each bottle’s label has a different part of the story.

It’s written by Tim Seeley and illustrated by Mike Norton, and it’s a spinoff of their Image series Revival. The beer is an Imperial Red Ale, and only 225 cases were made.

Ten Pin Creep: A Revival Mystery

This is the third in the series. Previously in 2014, Jason Aaron and Tony Moore wrote and drew Festus Rotgut: Zombie Cowboy for a “dark, dry wheat ale with a spicy hop bite”. Then came Jimmy Palmiotti and Darwyn Cooke in 2015 with The Adventures of Dutch Courage. Arcade has also created Archer & Armstrong and Battlepug beers.

The goal with this third “volume” was to highlight a local Chicago creative team. Said Arcade co-founder Chris Tourre, “We always start 6-pack stories by examining the artwork and story provided to us and brew a beer to pair with the comic. This year, we settled on an Imperial Red dry-hopped with Mosaic to represent the big character of the midwest and all of the twist and turns of the comic.”

Here are the first two labels:

Ten Pin Creep: A Revival Mystery Label 1

Ten Pin Creep: A Revival Mystery Label 2

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