Episode 78 – For Whom The Bell Tol’Barad

“Winter approaches and the heat of the demonic forces has arrived in Legion – The alpha is live! Doom rises in the Nexus and the Ruined City awaits us in Hearthstone!”


In Heroes of the Storm the new battleground Towers of Doom has been added and it’s a bit different than most of the maps.

There’s some big news for the smallest race in World of Warcraft when legion hits. But it’s not only the small an unappreciated gnomes that gets new and huntery things.

Now that Thanksgiving is over it’s finally time to look at the new wing in Hearthstone‘s League of Explores when The Ruined City hits this week.

Episode 70 – Game Ogre

It’s a slow news week again this week. Probably because Blizzard is saving all the good stuff for Blizzcon. But that doesn’t matter. We still found some things to talk about. Like… Ogres


Hearthstone

October card back is Ogre themed and Hearthstone is coming to Japan. You can also potentially get a free pack here.


World of Warcraft

The Ingame shop is expanding to make it easier to purchase services


Starcraft

New user interface incoming with a bit of a nostalgia kick for Starcraft 1 players.


Heroes of the Storm

Some balancing are inbound to the Nexus.


Last Orders

Great Tavern Brawl concept by Reddit user S-L-M

 

Episode 66 – Grand Opening of Packs

The Grand Tournament has finally been released and Thom is celebrating that by opening his 50 card packs while doing the show.


General Blizzard

Virtual ticket now available for purchase


Hearthstone

TGT is out!

We discuss a touch of class from Blizzard in Hearthstone this week


Heroes of the Storm

New patch has hit has arrived and we have a new class, the monk.


World of Warcraft

World Firsts – an extensive timeline and the flying in Draenor update is due for September 2nd.

 

Episode 39: Love, Leaks, Lunar

“Love is in the air in Azeroth, Hearthstone welcomes Lunar New Year and Blizzard News has leaked everywhere…” 


General Blizzard

An article was posted (then pulled, and reposted) on Yahoo Finance with leaks from inside Blizzard HQ. We are going through all of these leaks/rumors and give our opinion about it.


Hearthstone

The new card back for this months play has been released and it’s inspired by Lunar New Year

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World of Warcraft

Love is in the air and you can as usual get a few pets, some mounts and 635 epics.

Episode 38: Undertaking Changes

“You can now buy your way into the Nexus, Undertaker is potentially put back in the coffin and could we be getting free level 25 battle pets?”


World of Warcraft

When a character is killed, a new screen now shows more information on what killed you.

Level 100 characters with a Tier-3 Garrison will now receive an item in the mail that increases a single Battle Pet’s level to 25.


Heroes of the Storm

Buy the founders pack and get beta access to Heroes of the Storm, along with 3 characters + skins + 2.500 gold + a shiny golden mount.


Hearthstone

Trump is teaching you how to play Hearthstone.

A New Card Back has been released and something called Lunar New Years has been data mined and Undertaker gets a little nerf.

Episode 37: Orcs, orcs, more orcs

“Blizzard are mailing orcs to long-time players, a new orc character has been released into the nexus, and you will soon be able to kill the next orc that stands in our way in Draenor.”


World of Warcraft

If you are a veteran World of Warcraft player and have been subbed since within 60 days from launch, then you might have a little something in your mailbox soon.

The Blackrock Foundry raid schedule has been released. So have a peek at the dates so you know when you have to deal with Blackhand.


Heroes of the Storm

The beta brought in Thrall as a playable character and introduced a new battleground called ‘Sky Temple’ and to top everything off they also added a new ranked game mode.

Episode 30: David M. Adams Tweeted Me A Picture

“Thank god there isn’t that much news after this years Blizzcon. We might actually have to shorten the show today.”


We are talking about all the goodies that got announced at Blizzcon.

The big announcement was their new game Overwatch which is a multiplayer FPS. The whole announcement was just so amazing and what we saw so far looked awesome.

The eternal struggle between Goblins and Gnomes will be the main theme of the new expansion for Hearthstone.

Loads of new things for the up coming patches of Diablo 3 which included new legendaries, new area, new season, just new stuff.

Legacy of the Void is the new expansion for Starcraft 2 and we did get a sneak peek at what’s in store.

A few new heroes and new battlegrounds was also announced for Heroes of the Storm – including a beta date for January already.

Also a big thanks to all the people I tweeted with during Blizzcon. Was super fun to live tweet and thanks for the picture you sent me David M. Adams from the Overwatch booth at Blizzcon.

The “Thom is in Canada” segment has music from bensound.com