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Welcome to But Why Tho? the podcast, where we talk about the parts of popular culture that people say matter and ask the question but why tho?

 

Kate, Adrian, and Matt answer this question with through passion, geekdom, history and even some scholarship.

Oct 15, 2018

This week Kate and Adrian had the opportunity to speak with Juan Vaca, Elaine Gomez, and Judy Jetset about the IDGA  group, Latinx in Gaming and just being Latinx in games. In this roundtable of sorts, we discuss issues of representation in the medium, what being Latinx means, and being in the gaming industry is like...


Oct 10, 2018

After meeting at OP Live Dallas, Adrian sits down with Justin Loar, Alumnus of SMU Guildhall and Level Designer at Gearbox Studios to talk about what SMU Guildhall offers to young developers. This two-year accelerated graduate degree program is the #1 program for game design and is aimed to get students into the game...


Oct 4, 2018

A few years ago, a group of friends got together to play Dungeons & Dragons. Now, the group dominates Thursday nights on Twitch, have billboards in the middle of Los Angeles, and have breathed a new life into Dungeons & Dragons. This week, we talk about the power of Critical Role and how it launched a wave of RPG table...


Interview: Sophie Grace, Star of Terror In the Woods (2018)

Oct 2, 2018

It's Halloween season and we're ready for everything spooky! This week we had the honor of interviewing the star of the thriller Terror in the Woods (2018), debuting on Lifetime October 14th. We talk to the young star about how she got into the character for the grim events inspired by the Slender Man Stabbing which...


Oct 2, 2018

It's Halloween season and we're ready for everything spooky! This week we had the honor of interviewing the star of the thriller Terror in the Woods (2018), debuting on Lifetime October 14th. We talk to the young star about how she got into the character for the grim events inspired by the Slender Man Stabbing which...