Episode 121 – “Crime Stats”

Episode 121

Welcome to the Frozen Nerdz Podcast Episode 121 titled “Crime Stats.” We are your Blizzard Entertainment discussion podcast. The show you are about to hear was recorded on Sunday, August 21st, 2016.

On this week’s show, we start off the show with another Top 5 Saltiest list, before we move onto our Blizzard Entertainment discussion. This week we talk about the new Co-Op Commander coming to StarCraft, the new maps and heroes coming to the Nexus, the Overwatch Season 2 changes and a sad Bastion video, and then we move onto our World of Warcraft discussion where we talk about the Warglaives of Azzinoth, demon invasions and Gamescom interviews and  much much more!

Then we play the next installment of the StarCraft Universe inside the Blizzard Arcade before 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 121 of the Frozen Nerdz Podcast!

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Our Weekly Top 5 Saltiest List:

Top 5 Saltiest Content Drought responses

5.) No content drought this time guys! This time for real though!
4.) Well holy poop they actually seem to be giving a rats booty for a change. As for the note on a drought I’ll believe that when I see it.
3.) Are we still even gonna believe this? This is something u hear from them every expansion lol
2.)Then I’m happy not to be considered in your book.Like I said, I’ll believe it when I see it or in watchers own words ” actions speak louder than words ”
1.) *You’ll have to listen to Episode 121 to hear #1*


 

StarCraft News Banner

At Gamescom 2016, the StarCraft II team announced  the Tal’darim Highlord Alarak, a new Protoss commander for StarCraft II Co-op Missions. You can check out the Video here! 

Heroes of the Storm News Banner

Also at Gamescom, Heroes of the Storm announced new heroes and maps coming soon to the Nexus! The Machines of War maps have been announced and they showcased the new Braxis Holdout battleground which takes place on the junkyard planet of Port Scion, where terran and zerg forces clash, while Warhead Junction allows players to deal huge amounts of damage with nuclear weapons that spawn across the battleground. To learn more about what’s to come, check out this article! 

 

Overwatch News Banner

Blizzard was all about new announcements at Gamescom, and the Overwatch team was no different. They announced a new map, Eichenwalde, which takes place in a German village. You can watch a preview of the new map here.

Also this week, Overwatch wanted to hit you one more time in the feels by releasing it’s latest animated short called “The Last Bastion.” You can watch it here, but don’t forget the tissues!

With the end of Overwatch competitive Season 1, Blizzard has announced the changes coming to Season 2. From levels now going from 1-5000, and adding Bronze, Silver, Gold, etc. ranks, and many more changes! You can catch the latest Overwatch Dev Update here, and read the patch notes here!

 

 

World of Warcraft News Banner

This week’s World of Warcraft discussion topics:

1.) Karazhan coming back! Details here.
2.) Warglaives of Azzinoth have been forged in the Azeroth armory. Video here.
3.)Watcher Dev and FatBossTV QA. Video. And recap.
4.) 7.1 removal of range finder. Details 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: Starcraft Universe Prologue 3
Type: RPG
Creator: Upheaval Arts
Details: 3rd installment to the SC Universe RPG, in this part of the game you can lose the game and have to “start over” you’ll have access to your main ship and see how it operates. This behaves like a diablo 3 dungeon with a boss at the end of the story.  Having to protect the towers and repel the zerg while you fight your way to glory.

Final Rating (1-5): 5

Stupid funability (1-5):

Epic – 5
Kilroy – 5

Ease of Play (1-5)

Epic – 5
Kilroy – 5

AI incorporated(1-5):

Epic – 5
Kilroy – 5

Replayability (1-5):

Epic – 5
Kilroy – 5

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Creative Alliance: D20Crit / d20crit.com
Personal Twitter: @KilroyKT, @Epic_Insanity

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