The Blue Recluse: Episode 167 – Bragging Rights

Episode topics include: Hearthstone, Blizzcon, and World of Warcraft

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Tasty bits of Blizzard Entertainment News

Hearthstone HCT World Championship is happening in January in Amsterdam!


More BlizzCon virtual goodies announced!


Hallow’s End begins November 18th in World of Warcraft


The Notice Board
Community Mail

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Frazley sent us a voice mail and we take a follow up email from Alisaunder about BlizzCon panels.


Main Course – World of Warcraft Discussion


Last Orders

How far did your champion go in the Hearthstone tournament? Do you have the headless horseman mount yet?

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The Blue Recluse: Episode 166 – Striking Gold

Episode topics include: Overwatch, World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, Heroes of the Storm, Battle.Net and BlizzCon

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Tasty bits of Blizzard Entertainment News!

Marty is having Overwatch MMR issues!


Latest World of Warcraft Q&A with Ion Hazzikostas and the Taliesin & Evitel video Michael mentioned.


Time to “Choose Your Champion” in Hearthstone again


Heroes of the Storm year in review video


Year of the Battle.net improvements


Christie Golden is now full time @ Blizzard HQ


BlizzCon 2017 Schedule is now LIVE!


The Notice Board
Community Mail

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Want to have your say? Check out our contact information below!

We take an email about the BlizzCon schedule and what’s getting us excited!


Last Orders

What was your takeaway from from the latest World of Warcraft Q&A? Have you chosen your Champion in Hearthstone yet? Are YOU hyped for BlizzCon?

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The Blue Recluse: Episode 165 – Skins for Wins

Episode topics include: General Blizzard, Mobile Gaming, Overwatch,
World of Warcraft, Diablo, and Starcraft

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Tasty bits of Blizzard Entertainment News!

Battle.net app launches on mobile and to some, it is the greatest news EVER!


Blizzard posted a job opening for an mobile upcoming MMO RTS project


New Overwatch comic about Zarya


Last chance for Starcraft 2 Warchest


No new Diablo announcements at BlizzCon


Legion: Review of the year


The Notice Board
Community Mail

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Want to have your say? Check out our contact information below!

This week we have not one, but TWO mails from Alisaunder!


Last Orders

Have you downloaded the Battle.net app to your phone? What did you think of the latest Overwatch comic featuring Zarya? Are you disappointed they’ll be no big Diablo announcements at BlizzCon? 

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The Blue Recluse: Episode 164 – Insert Smiley Face Here

Episode topics include: General Blizzard, World of Warcraft and Overwatch

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Let’s kick off with the most important Blizzard news of the year… 


😁  “A Thousand Years of War” – The Story of Alleria & Turalyon 


Junkertown is live 💣 – Mercy / D.Va changes and Doomfist 👊


Main Course
Raiding in Legion

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Marty, Thom and Ryan.. well mainly Marty and Ryan 😂, take an overview at raiding in World of Warcraft: Legion so far and break down some of their favourite encounters, what Blizzard have been doing right, what’s not been tickling their fancy and more!


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If you enjoyed this episode’s chatter about raiding then why not check out the latest episode of The Lounge.

This month Marty, Thom and Michael were joined by Sil (Battle Chat Show / Girls Gone WoW) as they took a look at Instances in World of Warcraft.

From their first steps into a dungeon to the highs and lows of raiding, they cover it all in this round table discussion.


Many thanks to Ryan from the Blizzard Umbrella and The Raiders Confessional podcast for joining us today!


Do you 💓 Emoji’s!? What’s your thoughts on the New Audio drama featuring Alleria and Turalyon? Have you visited Junkertown yet?

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The Blue Recluse Presents: The Lounge Episode 3

World of Warcraft – All About Instances
Featuring: Sil

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Welcome to The Lounge!

This is a space where we can kick back into a round-table discussion away from our regular scheduled weekly show…

Sil joins us as we take a look back at instances (Dungeons and Raids) in World of Warcraft from over the years including our first instances, raid experiences and much MUCH more!

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Let us know YOUR thoughts about anything we’ve talked about on this episode or if you have your own questions feel free to leave a reply below or contact us via:

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The Blue Recluse: Episode 163 – From The Nexus With Love

Episode topics include: World of Warcraft, Heroes of the Storm and Blizzcon

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Shadow the Fox arrives in Azeroth to support disaster relief efforts


An opinion on the recently added Netherlight Crucible in Warcraft


What makes good AI?


Virtual Ticket goodies announced!


Junkrat and Ana and Volskaya Foundry is coming to the Nexus soon!


Main Course
World of Warcraft: 7.3 so far…

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We talk about our feelings with patch 7.3 and how we’ve been getting on with week 3 of “Shadow of Argus”.


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The Lounge Episode 3 is now available for early access over at our Patreon* This month Marty, Thom and Michael are joined by Sil (Battle Chat Show / Girls Gone WoW) as they take a look at Instances in World of Warcraft. From their first steps into a dungeon to the highs and lows of raiding, they cover it all in this round table discussion.

*Available on our normal feeds from Friday 22nd September 2017


Do you have an opinion on the Netherlight Crucible? Are you excited for the new Overwatch heroes heading to the Nexus? Will you be purchasing a virtual ticket or getting the goody bag?

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The Blue Recluse: Episode 162 – The Hole Thing

Episode topics include: World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, Diablo and Overwatch

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 Michael has been playing A LOT of Diablo 3 recently and he’s got some thoughts about the Necromancer class


More behind the scenes from Blizzard as we take a look at the making of the Overwatch short: Rise and Shine


Blizzard Arena opens in Los Angeles, a new place to bind our hearthstone to.


Upcoming balance changes in Hearthstone, sorry froggy!


Community Mail

We take a mail from Alisaunder who has an interesting theory about what might happen after we’ve dealt with the Legion.


Main Course
World of Warcraft: 7.3 so far…

We talk about our feelings with patch 7.3 and how we’ve been getting on with week 2 of “Shadow of Argus”.


Last Orders

What do you think the Blizzard Arena means for the future of eSports? Have an opinion on those changes in Hearthstone? How did you get on in Week 2 of Shadow of Argus?

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The Blue Recluse: Episode 161 – Down The Throat

Episode topics include: World of Warcraft, Hearthstone, Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm.

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Are Blizzard trolling us with this new achievement in World of Warcraft Patch 7.3!?


Thom‘s Hearthstone “Rival”


Was Destiny 2’s open beta appearance on the Blizzard Launcher enough to tempt you in?


Jeph: Destroyer of Trolls is at it again! Who is his next victim?


Have you checked out the new Heroes of the Storm documentary “Resurrecting Kel’Thuzad” yet?


#HeroesForHarveyCharity event setup to provide relief for Hurricane Harvey victims


We talk about our experiences with World of Warcraft Patch 7.3 so far and THAT cut scene. (Contains story spoilers if you haven’t completed Week 1 quests)


Last Orders

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What’s your thoughts on Patch 7.3 in World of Warcraft so far? Do you have a Hearthstone rival? Did you check out Destiny 2 open beta? Are you a fan of seeing behind the scenes at Blizzard?


Let us know YOUR thoughts about anything we’ve talked about on this episode or if you have your own questions feel free to leave a reply below or contact us via Email, Twitter, Facebook or Voicemail.

The Blue Recluse: Episode 160 – Call Me Mei Bae

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Main Course

Gamescom 2017 Round Up

Overwatch
New Map – Junkertown: Map | Lore
Mei Animated Short:  “Rise and Shine”

Heroes of the Storm
New Hero – Kel’Thuzad: Cinematic | Hero Spotlight | Documentary Trailer

Starcraft
New Co-Op Commander: Dehaka

Hearthstone
New Animated Series: “Hearth and Home”

World of Warcraft
Patch 7.3 live this week: Cinematic | Survival Guide


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Be sure to check out Episode 82 of the WoW Challenges podcast as they celebrate 2 years of their show! Stone and Leeta are joined by various guests throughout, two of which might be extremely familiar.

Happy Anniversary from all us here at The Blue Recluse!

The Blue Recluse: Episode 159 – Not BlizzCon 2017

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Main Course
Gamescom 2017

We take a look at some of the announcements we will be getting from Gamescom 2017 in Cologne, Germany and throw in a few of our own predictions for good measure!