Episode 104 – “I Love Tacos”

Episode 104

Welcome to the Frozen Nerdz Podcast Episode 104 entitled “I Love Tacos”

We are your Blizzard Entertainment discussion podcast. The show you are about to hear was recorded on Sunday, April 24th, 2016.

On this week’s show we share our Top 5 Saltiest list, then we talk about BlizzCon ticket sales, a StarCraft fan created Digital Novel, Tracer inside the Nexus, then we move onto our Overwatch discussion. This week in Overwatch we talked about the Beta ending, a video series about it’s creation, the McCree Digital Comic, and an Overwatch Taco Bell promotion and then onto our World of Warcraft discussion. This week in Warcraft we discuss the new Warcraft Movie Trailer, the launch date and then onto some Legion Alpha talk. And then we answer an email about recent bans in our IceBox segment. 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 104 of the Frozen Nerdz Podcast!

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Our Weekly Top 5

Top 5 Saltiest Blizzcon Ticket Buyers

5.) Blizzard has never had a decent system to sell these tickets.
4.) Don’t worry you can get them on eBay for $900
3.) I was online right at 7 and it told me I was in line… at 7:13 the tickets were sold out… bullcrap!
2.) Look how many tickets are on Ebay already http://goo.gl/CTx8tm come on Blizz. You can do better
1.) *You have to listen to Episode 103 to find out!*

General Blizzard News Banner

This past week BlizzCon Tickets sold out in record time! But if you weren’t able to grab a ticket, there is still hope. You have two options: Try for a BlizzCon Benefit ticket for $750 USD (All proceeds going to charity) or keep checking LFBlizzCon.com for future face value tickets. This week on the show we discuss the problems with scalpers, and how to go about getting a BlizzCon ticket closer to the convention. Check out the episode to hear it all!

StarCraft News Banner

We’ve talked about it before, but the second installment is now available on Kickstarter. “Don’t Forget Our eSports Dream” is A visual novel about two young professional StarCraft players trying to find their place in the Brood War competitive scene. They are also trying to get the Greenlight on Steam. And there is only a few days left to back! Check out all the details here!

Heroes of the Storm News Banner

This past week, the first Hero from Overwatch has entered the Nexus! The world could always use more heroes… and now we have Tracer inside Heroes! On this week’s show, we talk about Tracers playstyle and Epicinsanity gives some tips on how to become a faster blinker! Check out Tracers hero spotlight here!

Overwatch News Banner

The Overwatch Closed Beta has come to an end. The Overwatch team wants to thank each and every one of the testers who took the time to better the game. You can read more about it’s ending here! 

There is an exciting new promotion going on between Blizzard and Taco Bell which offers new  Overwatch cups that could fetch you a new cool Razer Headset as well as a digital copy of Overwatch! Check out the promotion details here! 

This past week, the Overwatch team released the new McCree digital comic! It’s definitely exciting to have another form of Overwatch media on the market, so you won’t want to miss this one! Check it all out here!

Also, this past week GameSpot released an inside video series all about the creation and design of Overwatch. You can check out each one of the videos below to find out more about them!

Part 1: The Story of Overwatch: The Fall of Titan

Part 2: The Story of Overwatch: Return of the 90s Shooter

Part 3: The Story of Overwatch: 21 Hero Salute

World of Warcraft News Banner

Upcoming Warcraft Events: Arena Skirmishes Bonus Event — April 27-May 2

While this event is active, Arena Skirmishes will award Honor at triple the usual rate. Will you answer the call to battle?

This week’s World of Warcraft discussion topics:

1.) New Warcraft Movie Trailer.

2.) We have a launch date! World of Warcraft Legion will be releasing August 30, 2016.

3.) Legion alpha has opened up all zones! Next stop Beta! Resource link.

 

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: Drunkalisk v1.2
Type: Arena
Creator:  playpong
Details: Don’t let the Drunkalisk Kill your High Templars… OR YOU DRINK!

Final Rating (1-5): 2.875 (3)

Stupid funability (1-5):

Epic – 3
Kilroy – 4

Ease of Play (1-5):

Epic – 3
Kilroy – 4

AI incorporated(1-5):

Epic – 1
Kilroy – 1

Replayability (1-5):

Epic – 3
Kilroy – 4

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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