Episode 78 – “What’s Lore?”


Episode 78

Welcome to the Frozen Nerdz Podcast Episode 78 titled “What’s Lore?”

We are a your Blizzard Entertainment podcast. The show you are about to hear was recorded on Sunday, September 20th, 2015. On this weeks show we talk about everything eSports as we head to BlizzCon, the two newest Heroes in Overwatch, and what we can expect coming from the Warcraft Team!

Five Star Stitcher Review from Chord: Epic and Kilroy do a great job of putting on a fantastic podcast that is edited well and continues to be tweaked and improved for the best quality (and it shows!). The best thing is that these guys are real gamers. They play the games they’re talking about and I enjoy the banter and debate that occurs between two people who know each other well. I’ve just started listening and look forward to more shows.

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StarCraft News Banner

Scared to try StarCraft? Don’t know what’s going on in the story?! Well, Carbot Animations as created two new videos to get you caught up on what’s going on! StarCraft in a nutshell!


At GamesCom, the StarCraft team announced the new Co-op Missions play mode that will be coming with Legacy of the Void. But, in typical Blizzard fashion, three commanders was just not enough! This past week they announced three new commanders: Swann, Zagara, and Vorazun!



As the final chapter of the StarCraft II saga is almost here, Blizzard released a new Legacy of the Void: Reclamation video this past week that you won’t want to miss! Check it out here:

Heroes of the Storm News Banner

Since we last recorded, a lot of news has come out of the Nexus! New Heroes, new skins and mounts are coming to Heroes here shortly! The business plan for Heroes of the Storm is to release new heroes and/or content every three weeks. This past week Lt. Morales was announced as the next StarCraft Support, as well as the reemergence of Artanis, the first StarCraft Warrior! Check out the In Development Video here:

Not only do we have new Heroes on the horizon, we also have some new PTR Patch notes for your viewing pleasure! New heroes, new bundles, and more coming to the Nexus shortly! If you want to know everything that’s going on with the PTR, check out the patch notes here!

Overwatch News Banner

This past week, Blizzard announced two new Heroes… errr…. Criminal’s coming to Overwatch! This past week Blizzard revealed Roadhog and Junkrat!


World of Warcraft News Banner

Since we last recorded, Blizzard Entertainment announced a partnership with Random House LLC that will be bringing new Novels to the World of Warcraft franshise. The first up is “Illidan” by William King that is slated for a March 2016 release. This partnership is not just for World of Warcraft, but also for StarCraft and more! Check out this video here for more information:

This week’s World of Warcraft Discussion Topics:

a.)Blizzard has Partnered with Random House LLC to release new books Starting with a new novel “Illidan” by William King,  Is this novel going to be a lot like War Crimes where it Foreshadows the next expansion?

b.) The Book Illidan will be Releasing in March 2016, What does this say for release date of Legion?

c.)If Warlords has to last till March or beyond will we need more content?

BlizzCon News Banner

This past week the In-Game Goodies that come with BlizzCon Virtual Tickets was announced!

— World of Warcraft – Murkidan Pet
— Heroes of the Storm – Nexus Battle Beast Mount
— Hearthstone – Blizzard 2015 Card Back
— StarCraft II –  Portraits
— Diablo III – BlizzCon Pennant,  Pet, and  Portrait

Which one is your favorite!? Check them all out here!

Don’t forget, the BlizzCon Virtual Tickets have gone on sale! If you aren’t able to make it to Anaheim, California for the actual event, you can still watch the event from the comfortable your own home! Pants are totally optional (Only available with the virtual ticket!!) To purchase a BlizzCon Virtual Ticket, head over to the BlizzCon launch page!

Blizzard Arcade Coverage Banner

Game: Hero Survival J v1.188
Type: Hero Survival Moba style
Creator: Joey
Details: You and your team select MOBA-style Heroes with unique abilities and roles to survive various waves of enemies and boss encounters. Level up your Hero and synergize with your Team’s Strength to survive
Links: http://www.sc2mapster.com/forums/development/terrain/78760-request-terrain-ideas-or-terrain-maps-for-my-game/#p1  
StarCraft Link: battlenet://starcraft/map/1/253683
Final Rating (1-5): 4

Stupid funability (1-5):
Epic- 4
Kilroy- 4
Ease of Play (1-5):
Epic-4
Kilroy- 4
AI incorporated(1-5):
Epic- 3
Kilroy- 3
Replayability (1-5):
Epic- 4
Kilroy- 4

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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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