Welcome to the Frozen Nerdz Podcast Episode 31 entitled 5 Man, Sax Solos! We are your Blizzard Entertainment and Steam Free to Play discussion podcast. Each week we discuss anything that falls in between or outside those two glaciers. From talking about the games you love, the worlds you live in, AND maybe even a few you haven’t even heard of yet. Join Kilroy and Epicinsanity each week as we sit down and discuss the topics no one else is talking about as we bring you new points of view in a not so standard podcast format.
The show was recorded on Sunday, September 28th, 2014. And was released on Tuesday, September 30th, 2014.
Spoilers Alert during our World of Warcraft segment. Skip ahead to 01:07:15.
On Today’s episode we talk shortly about our weeks inside video games. Before we start the show, we just want to remind everyone about the upcoming Icebox Virtual Ticket contest that we have going on. Then we drop a basic campfire and talk about the upcoming 5 man dungeons in Warlords. Then we head over to the Starcade to talk about this weeks Blizzard Arcade free to play game called Poker Defense! Then we pull up a chair and quickly talk about Kilroy’s Hearthstone deck of the week. Then we sit back and stay awhile and look at another amazing Diablo 3 community creation! Then we talk about Heroes of the Storm Technical Alpha exclusive mount that you won’t want to miss. Then we move onto the Steam Room where we discuss this weeks Free to Play third person shooter game called Zombies Monsters Robots. But then we dig deep inside our Icebox and answer a listener’s question about gold! Then we wrap up the show we thanking those people who supported the show this week on Twitter and then we say our weekly goodbyes. So sit back, relax and enjoy Episode 31 of the Frozen Nerdz Podcast.
World of Warcraft: Warlords 5 Man Dungeons Overviews
#1: Auchindoun Bosses: 4 total with Terongor (Lead boss) Location: Talador Back-story: Auchindoun is the holy mausoleum of the Draenei a sanctum of the light in which the spirits of the dead find respite. The Crystalline structure also serves to protect and shield Draenei souls from their eternal enemies: the burning legion, who hunger eternally for Draenei spirits. This fact makes it a local particular interest to Gul’dan and his shadow council, who seek to gain favor with their demonic masters.
#2:Bloodmaul Slag Mines Bosses: 4 total bosses with Gug’rokk (Lead Boss) A highmaul ogre placed in charge of operations. Location: Frostfire Ridge Back-story: On the northern outskirts of frost fire ridge the blood-maul ogres run a brutal mining operation a midst the sweltering heat of active volcanic caverns. Slaves from across Draenor are transported to the mines, never to leave alive. The slag mines produce abundant yields of gemstones and ore, but it is rumored that the true purpose of these mines is to dig for an ancient relic of immense power.
#3: Grimrail Depot Bosses: 3 total bosses with Skylord Tovra (Lead Boss) Ariel commander of the iron hordes Rylak forces. Location: Gorgrond Back-story: The Grimrail Depot is a vital hub in the Iron Horde war machine, allowing for the transport of troops and materiel produced in the Blackrock Foundry to the front lines of the war being waged across Daenor. the Depot’s namesake is the Grimrail itself, a massive train that can bear entire battalions of troops and artillery on this day, the Grimrail has been fitted with a massive rail-gun powerful enough to shatter the shield protecting Shattrath and is about to depart…
#4: Iron Docks Bosses:4 total bosses with Skulloc (Lead Boss) a subjugated Gronn Likely one Gruul’s children Location: Gorgrond Back-story: On the northern coast of Gorgrond, the Iron Docks represent the heart of the Iron Horde’s naval might Huge warships and artillery, forged and assembled within the Blackrock foundry, are readied for war within this massive port. The greatest beast of Draenor are broken and trained alongside elite infantry units, comprising the ground troops that will surge ashore to break the will of any who dare oppose the iron horde.
#5: Shadowmoon Burial Grounds Bosses: 4 bosses total with Ner’zhul (Lead Boss) Chieftain of the Shadowmoon Clan Location: Shadowmoon Valley Back-story: The traditional burial grounds of the Shadowmoon clan are the final resting place for countless generations of ancestors, The fallen chieftain Ner’zhul, in the depths of his depravity, has sacrificed the very soul of his clan in a desperate quest for power. Now the ancestral spirits are restless, tormented and used to fuel dark rituals that will pull all of Draenor into the void if allowed to run their course.
#6: Skyreach Bosses: 4 total bosses with High Sage Viryx (Lead Boss) Ruler of the Arakkoa Location: Spires of Arak Back-story: Atop the crowning pinnacle of the Spires of Arak, amidst the clouds, Skyreach stands as the seat of power of the Adherents of Rukhmar. The Arakkoa have gathered and harnessed the Apexis technology of their forebears, and now they are ready to unleash the focused power of the sun upon their enemies.
#7: The Everbloom Bosses: 5 total bosses with Yalnu (Lead Boss) Sensing the portal this giant beast has found a safe place for his kind Azeroth!!!! Location: Gorgrond Back-story: After the disruption of the Dark Portal, the Kirin Tor realized that to fight the iron horde on their own soil, they would need a supply line for reinforcements. Thus, they created outposts across Draenor with magical links back to Azeroth. Unfortunately What seemed like a prime strategic location near the Blackrock Foundry was known to the botani as The Everbloom, a sacred place within the Gorgrond woodlands. The outpost was quickly overgrown, but it still contains a link to the outskirts of Stormwind…
#8: Upper Blackrock Spire Bosses:5 total bosses with Warlord Zaela (Lead Boss) You shoot her down in the fight for Galakras Shes mad and wants vengeance Location: Blackrock Mountain Burning Steppes Back-story: The history of this imposing fortress is long and complex. Carved into the fiery core of Blackrock Mountain by the Dark Iron Clan centuries ago, and eventually taken by the black dragon Nefarian and his brood, the upper reaches of Blackrock Spire are now home to the ironmarch vanguard. As preparations to use the spire as the staging grounds for a full scale invasion of Azeroth continue, the iron horde has set up a terrifying contingency plan a doomsday weapon within the heart of Blackrock mountain.
Lords of War Maraad
Diablo Community Creations
Blizzard Contest Malthael by Joel-Lagerwall
Hearthstone Deck of the Week
Heroes of the Storm Tech Alpha Mount
World of Podcasts: BlizzCon 2014
Where: Hilton Anaheim, CA
When: November 7th 6:30pm to 11:30pm PT
What is World of Podcasts? It is an annual event that brings together podcasters and gaming community personalities for the purpose of sharing in our love of video games. Our event features discussion panels, giveaways, and general camaraderie between gamers.