Episode 100 – “Frozen Underpants”

Episode 100

Welcome to the Frozen Nerdz Podcast Episode 100 entitled “Frozen Underpants”

We are a your Blizzard Entertainment discussion podcast. The show you are about to hear was recorded LIVE on Twitch on Sunday, March 27th, 2016. The audio you are about to hear is uncut, and raw!

On this week’s show we talk about the upcoming StarCraft changes, Ban Hammers dropped in Heroes of the Dorm, proof that Hearthstone is for all ages, Diablo’s Second Anniversary, Winston recalls Overwatch, and then onto our World of Warcraft discussion. This week we discuss Epic’s Warcraft Chronicle review, SyFy’s Warcraft FaceOff, and then our response to a wonderful Community Spotlight.Then we introduce a new Blizzard Arcade game. Then we wrap up the show by saying our weekly goodbyes.

If you have any questions, comments or concerns for the show, feel free to contact us via email at IceBox@FrozeNerdz.com. But without further ado, sit back relax and enjoy Episode 100 of the Frozen Nerdz Podcast!

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Our Weekly Top 5

Top 5 Saltiest 

5.) When are the Naga and Nathrezim (aka Dreadlords) get some love from HotS team? (YouTube Dehaka Spotlight)
4.) Dehaka sucks. I mean he already lost an arm, so he can’t be that good. (Youtube)
3.) Yet there’s no StarCraft battleground (YouTube)
2.) Well, Blizzard. You’ve given me every Hero I’ve ever asked for except for one. What’s the ETA on Deathwing? (Youtube Li Ming)
1.) *You have to listen to Episode 100 to find out!*

StarCraft News Banner

This past week, the StarCraft team announced the New Map pools that are coming to the Legacy of the Void Season 2 series. It’s definately nice to see that each season new maps are created in order to make the seasons fresh! If you want to check out the new maps, head over to Battle.net or click here!

Also this past week, there was another community feedback update! This time they cover: ladder revamp, Grandmaster League, Showing MMR and more. Check out all the details here!

Heroes of the Storm News Banner

This past week, it was announced that there was some cheating in Heroes of the Dorm! *gasp* It came out that the Harvard University, as well as the Michigan Team, were disqualified due to account sharing which resulted in CAL 1 getting a second chance in the tournament.  To find out more about this ruling, check out the official post here! And check out the Rules here.

Our Brackets:

Epic – Maryland vs CAL 1
Epics Bracket: https://www.heroesofthedorm.com/brackets/1106823

Kilroy – Assumption Vs Cal 1
Kilroy’s Bracket: https://www.heroesofthedorm.com/brackets/51622663

Hearthstone News Banner

Hearthstone isn’t just a game for kids and adults avoiding responsibility. It’s a game for all ages. This feel good Hearthstone story is of a 61 yr old mother playing HS for the first time on stream. She goes from noob status to playing better than Epic! Check out the video here! 

 

Diablo News Banner

On March 25, 2014, the Angel of Death descended on Westmarch and changed the face of Sanctuary forever. Happy 2nd Anniversary Reaper of Souls! Check out the whole celebration here!

Overwatch News Banner

 The new Overwatch short “Recall” is out! This animated short brings new lore and prespective to Overwatch! Check it out here!

Also Blizzard announced that there is a Winston plush coming to the Blizzard Gear store in May! It was released on Twitter.

But in more seriousness, there was a New Patch added to the Overwatch Beta this past week which added a new Map and new Weekly Rumbles and various UI changes. Check out all of the details here.

World of Warcraft News Banner

This week’s World of Warcraft discussion topics:

1.) SyFy Channel’s show Face Off took on the World of Warcraft in bringing the art of this world to life. Check out the slide show here!

2.) It’s not often there is a community spotlight that makes us smile, but this week Scott Johnson, from the instance, was featured on the Wow site. If it wasn’t for Scott, we wouldn’t be doing what we do today. So thank you! Check it out here!

Blizzard Arcade Coverage Banner

Each week we pick a game from the endless library of the Blizzard Arcade to test them out and help the listeners find some awesome stupidly fun games.

Game: Grub Assault 1.6
Type:  Single Player
Creator:  ItemsGuy
Details: eat, evolve, siege – This is grub assault!!!!

Watch a video about it here!

Final Rating (1-5): 4

Stupid funability (1-5):

Epic – 3
Kilroy – 4

Ease of Play (1-5):

Epic – 5
Kilroy – 5

AI incorporated(1-5):

Epic – 4
Kilroy – 4

Replayability (1-5):

Epic – 5
Kilroy – 5

Where You Can Find Us Banner

Twitter: @FrozeNerdz
E-mail: IceBox@FrozeNerdz.com
Website: www.FrozeNerdz.com
YouTube: www.YouTube.com/c/Frozenerdz
Partner Network: CatalystGamingMedia.com
Creative Alliance: D20Crit / d20crit.com
Personal Twitter: @KilroyKT, @Epic_Insanity

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