episodic episodic  /ˌɛ pə ˈsɑ dɪk/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) of writing or narration; divided into or composed of episodes
  2. (adj) occurring or appearing at usually irregular intervals
  3. (adj) limited in duration to a single episode

Usage(s):

  1. Jerzy Kosinski comes to mind as a point of comparison when reading the stark, chilly, episodic incidents you have set down.
  2. The movie becomes more and more episodic as the years wear on, losing intensity and conviction in the process and betraying the passionate romanticism of its beginnings.
  3. Forget the cheesy filmmaking and the casually episodic narrative.

News

  1. Wall Street Journal Announces 24 Startups Participating in 'WSJ Startup of the Year'

    NEW YORK -- The Wall Street Journal announced today the 24 startups chosen by Wall Street Journal editors to participate in 'WSJ Startup of the Year,' an episodic video documentary for WSJ Live, the Journal's ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: GlobeNewswire via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Chill Debuts "Vigilante Diaries," a Ground-Breaking New Original Online Series Starring Jason Mewes

    First Two Episodes of the Series Available at http://www.chill.com/VD for $4.99; "Episodic Funding" Model Looks to Ongoing Fan Support to Finish out the Season (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10818941.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. The Walking Dead heads to Vita with new bundle, '400 Days' episode

    Sony announced at its E3 conference that Telltale's acclaimed episodic adventure game series The Walking Dead is headed to the PlayStation Vita. The platform will also host an all-new episode titled "400 Days," along with other bonus content. "400 Days" will also come to Xbox 360, PS3, PC, Mac and iOS this summer. A new PlayStation Vita bundle that collects every episode of The Walking Dead is ...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: Joystiq

Quotes

  1. "Soon after the retail launch we're doing episodic," series creator Peter Molyneux told GI.biz. "We break it down in chapters. We give away the first chapter entirely free, the first hour. When you reach a certain point in the game it says...
    on Jun 30, 2010 By: Peter Molyneux Source: Kotaku Australia

  2. "What Scott wrote into the script was a sense of longing," Frankel said. "He didn't make it an episodic, literal translation of the book. He made it the story of a marriage - the whole rollercoaster ride this couple goes through over a period...
    on Dec 1, 2008 By: David Frankel Source: Kansas City Star

  3. "It won't be the 'Jersey Shore,'" Sarandon, 63, told PEOPLE during a World Champions Event at SPiN. "It's more of an episodic documentary. We're trying to invent something you haven't seen before that follows a bunch of people in this crazy...
    on Jul 1, 2010 By: Susan Sarandon Source: Daily Caller

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