Episode 190: Theory vs. Practice (Theory AND Practice?)

Hosts: Larry, Todd

What’s this? A new episode of the Jank Cast? Yes, after a crazy two months of traveling, cons, having life stuff in the way, etc., we return with what will hopefully be the beginning of more regular episodes! Whoo!

In this episode, Todd sits down with Larry from Emergent Play and The Tabletop Superhighway to discuss Theory vs. Practice.

Sh’notes:

The movie that Larry mentions: Astrópía

5:40- What’d we play?
22:35- Topic: Theory vs. Practice
1:07:10- Rants: can you come up with a better term than “Baying?”

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3 thoughts on “Episode 190: Theory vs. Practice (Theory AND Practice?)

  1. Wow, I for one would love a “further reading list” or something similar! A “recommended playing list” would be welcomed too.

    Also, I’ve been trying to think of a word since I listened last night. The best I can come up with is to Augerate, a mixture of the Latin root words “augere” (to increase or promote, which eventually led to “author” and “authentic”) and “aggerare” (to heap up, which eventually gave us “exaggerate”). So, it would sort of mean to pile up an over abundance of authenticity.

    I’m not really sure how to pronounce that (aw-jer-ate, ah-ger-ate?), and “auger” is already a word, but using root words would add more credibility (read: sound more pretentious) maybe.

  2. When you two hit your riffing stride, it was tough to keep up with all the recommendations!

    I kind of lean toward “Fansplosioning” or “Camplification”…

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