OwlTail

Cover image of Min Maxing

Min Maxing

6 Podcast Episodes

Latest 22 Jan 2022 | Updated Daily

Weekly hand curated podcast episodes for learning

Episode artwork

Builds, Min Maxing, and Dying your Hat

Clerics Wear Ringmail

- - Description - -I shoot the breeze with Kevin of the Redcaps podcast - we talk about family, gaming, Canada, character building, controversy in social media, min-maxing, and generally have a good time. Hopefully, you can join in and have a good time, yourselves!Want to join the conversation? Drop me a message: https://anchor.fm/clerics-wear-ringmail !Theme Music by XTaKeRux, Free Music Archive: https://freemusicarchive.org/music/XTaKeRuX- - Show Notes - -00:00:00 - Theme00:00:27 - Introduction (and Introductions)00:03:27 - How's Gaming?00:15:05 - Building Characters vs Character Builds00:30:00 - Can Classless Games be Organic?00:42:18 - Adversary vs Adversarial00:52:20 - Social Media and Controversy for RPGs01:08:55 - A Battle of Differing Opinions!01:15:44 - Thank Yous, Outro, and Shameless Plugs01:17:41 - Theme and Legalese- - Links - -The Redcaps Podcast: https://anchor.fm/theredcapsDefinitely the Place Kevin Lives / Grew Up: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wapta_Icefield

1hr 18mins

22 Sep 2021

Episode artwork

Episode #036 - Min Maxing

TheWestMarchGuys

In this episode Joe, Jon, and special guest Aaron discuss Min-Maxing in DND 5e. Come join as we discuss what it is, what we think, and spin some wild builds. We may even give you some crazy ideas to try.

40mins

12 Apr 2021

Similar People

Episode artwork

Ep 174 - Min Maxing Magic

Teboda Talks Games

I talk stategy on increasing my collection, and some on my latest brew.--- This episode is sponsored by · Anchor: The easiest way to make a podcast. https://anchor.fm/app--- Send in a voice message: https://anchor.fm/teboda/message

14mins

28 Mar 2020

Episode artwork

ART Ep. 360: Min Maxing, but in a good way (feat. Tetsemi and Manny (for realsies))!

Azeroth Roundtable: A World of Warcraft Podcast

Ben hosts the show alone but is joined by Tetsemi and Manny to talk about cloaks, corrupted gear, and factions.

1hr 23mins

22 Feb 2020

Most Popular

Episode artwork

Min Maxing

Chamberlain and Chance

This week Chamberlain can‘t wait to stop watching Kingdom Hearts III and play it, while he can’t wait to stop playing Mortal Kombat 11 and watch it. Sekiro has ruined Chance who had a disappointing time with Katana Zero and Cuphead (for different reasons). And Alex has firmly joined the church of Borderlands, having min-maxed Borderlands 2 to an absurd degree.

1hr 22mins

26 Apr 2019

Episode artwork

Vox Republica 090: Min Maxing Vs Thematics

Vox Republica: Podcast of The Cardboard Republic

Episode 090: Min Maxing Vs ThematicsWhen you sit down to play a game, is your first instinct to find the most optimal strategic path to winning, regardless of what the game is thematically attempting, or do you try to play within the spirit of the game? Length: 42:26 Show Links: RSS | iTunes | Download Episode Welcome back to Vox Republica, the Cardboard Republic Podcast! We post new episodes every Thursday, with each episode being about 20 - 30 minutes long. DESCRIPTION: Erin and Ryan talk about the adventurous idea that is 504, the most recent wave of game industry controversies, their light week of gaming before going into the hands-on philosophy of playing with, versus playing against, the game. GUEST: None RECENTLY PLAYED GAMES: Murano North Wind QUICK TOPICS: Much ado about nothing regarding a poorly researched Telegraph article about gaming The announcement of 504 Board Gaming Financial Turmoil Troubles We reviewed Lift Off! LENGTHY TOPIC: Breaking A Game Vs The Spirit Of The Game Not always mutually exclusive AKA the Min/Maxer vs The Roleplayer Similarities to RPG tendencies They each have their strengths and weaknesses What happens when theme and strategy no longer line up? What does the happy medium look like? Many parallels to traditional Euros Vs Ameritrash  Who is drawn heavily to one side or the other? Designers compared to developers? Strikers or Tacticians compared to Socializers or Immersionists? We’d love to hear from you! You can send questions or feedback via email at podcast@cardboardrepublic.com. You can also reach us social media, including Twitter and BoardGameGeek. Audio Credits: Intro music track is "Swing!" by Bargo!, used under Creative Commons license.

42mins

2 Jul 2015