Our take on the 2015 Q1 numbers.
Heroes of the Dorm
Warcraft movie now pushed to 2016
Should WoW use newer gaming technology to bring people back?
Mystic Runesaber mount!
100,000 people banned from WoW
Blizzcon tickets went on sale. Next batch on the 18th.
Warcraft trailer set to debut with Jurassic World
Children's Week coming up. Practice your PvP!
Hearthstone is out for phones!
All about Patch 6.2
Blizzcon 2015 announced.
All about 6.1.2
How will tokens affect the game?
Heroes of the Nexus updates
Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain coming
Heroes of the Dorm registration ends...today! Hurry!
What games have we been playing?
WoW 10-year gift is out.
Eric T3 garrison and what it took to get it.
Should you go all-out with the smaller garrison buildings first?
Too many pets nippin' at my heels!
All about the cool things coming in 6.1
A bit off-topic, but we talk about the new Windows 10 holographic interface and what it could mean for gaming.
10th anniversary event extended a week.
Dark Horse Warcraft coming coming
W way to get your missing followers is coming
No more trap-stealing
Hotfixes for January 5
Preparing for Molten Core
Alliance Tier 2 garrison
oh the zone and lore differences
Switched the Outposts & different garrisons
Inn, quests, recruiter (useful!)
No LFD or LFR yet
Busy holiday, not much play time.
Some garrison followers up to epic.
One mission rewarded Halaa tokens. Heh. (those are for mounts -ER)
Spending most of my playtime doing PvP - PvE isn’t doing anything for me.
Problem - tried doing rBG and nobody wants a mage.
Warcast question of the week
Eric does the Great Alliance Switch
Are pro-ground mounters starting to switch?
More PvP for Mike's mage.
Do you really need garrisons?
Hearthstone now on Android
We go over the list of improvements coming in 2015.
This is our last show until January. Have a safe holiday!
Lots of hotfixes the last few days.
Garrison outpost changes coming.
Hearthstone Goblins vs. Gnomes is live.
"The Last of Us" bug?
New Charity pet
What's up with the iLvL of followers?
Eric does Ashran
Is it server/faction switch time for Eric?
What's going on with max level garrison missions?
Mages finally feel like mages.
To tailor or not to tailor.
PvP happened on Emerald Dream
Icons, Icons, ICONS!
What we learned from today's WoW Developer AMA on Reddit.
All about garrisons and what we had to do to get to level 3.
Mike's experiences with mages and rogues
What's with the crafting bottleneck?
Tales from Ashran
Has trade chat gotten worse?
THIS JUST IN - Crystal vials only sold in Ashran?
Hearthstone is out of beta, they’re relasing on time.
Hearthsteed if you win 3 games.
Hearthstone demos on iPad at CN Hearthstone conference
Heroes of the Storm tech alpha walkthrough
WoD preorder is up.
“On or before 12/20/2014” (meaning, fall).
Normal or digital deluxe editions
CE people have to wait.
Free boost with DD version.
Boost is $60 otherwise.
Already seeing reports of bad groups
BOOSTY GOODNESS - Hunter
Celestial Tournament & 15 Max level pets
Mounts: Hearthsteed & Dread Raven
PETS PETS PETS!
Got my CE Panda to 25.
Working on others, trying to find the right balance
SO. MANY. PETS.
Finally on the last part of the Cata Legendary. 24/250.
Eric and Mike talk more about hunters and pet battles because there needs to be more hunter discussion, right? RIGHT? Of course!
Heroes of the Storm is now in "Tech Alpha", but still not out.
No load screens in some WoD areas?
Buy your MoP digital deluxe edition before Blizzard pulls a Disney and takes it away.
Is that WoD gameplay real?
Wowhead now has a Blue tweet tracker.
100,000,000 World of Warcraft accounts infographic
Patch 5.4.7 PTR: Level 90 character boost UI
new Shop button
Battlegrounds and Arenas
Reaper of Souls CE
Quick mention of EVE War
Archaeology, because Raptor Mount, dammit
Two boxes of War of the Ancients: Timewalkers tcg redemption is on blizzard’s site, not cyryptozoic
Did I mention? Onyxia runs now
⅓ of the way through the 1000 cinders
Hunter to 80
The ilvl 403 gear kicks ass in pvp
Question of the week - what do you do when an expansion is winding down?
Alpha geek radio fundraiser
Human female update
Hearthstone open beta
New mount sneak peek on Warcraft Twitter
Great way to get XP, and decent gold for level 90s.
Funny LSD conversation (“What are those blue dragons?”)
T3 Priest chest on the BMAH
Worked on my hunter. Still feel like I’m climbing a wall.
Warcast question of the week: Would you say WoW is easy for someone to get back into if they haven't played it in over two years?
New skins and hairstyles planned for Warlords character models
Someone read the script….
Hearthstone: Season 2 begins!
Blizzard implementing callback support
MoP will see another PvP season (15)
Razer survey http://assets.razerzone.com/eeimages/esports_news/15533/wow-infographics.jpg
How to be a hunter
Leveling 1-about 43 was easy, then it dropped off.
What spec? I used BM.
All heirlooms except weapon
Not much difference between leather and mail except armor
Hunters get an agility bonus of all mail (lol)
The hunt for the right pet
Dimiss your pet!
Leveling isn’t TOO bad, it would be nice if I could spend more time in some zones and less in others. Like having scalable questing.
Fully PVP geared (Tyrannical)
Wintergrasp also good option + banners
Hour+ queues for Horde
An amazing Eye of the Storm victory
More skymirror fun
MONK FIST WEAPONS
Legendary Chapter 3
Wife aggro PVP (also xmog bug)
Arena, Warlock or Fistweaver
Wowhead introduces new sound database
Latency and connection issues on all US Realms
Warcraft Movie announces two new actors
Feast of Winter Vale
More Tol Barad farming
Valor Farming, Sky Golem mats
Emperor Sha-hao done (for quests), and the new Visions of Time questline
Org with wreaths
Getting all the chests on the Isle
You can get killed on the bird
The cave by the Alliance landing point
The chest next to Ordos
Failed ICC 25H, redemption on Tuesday
Making money on the AH from Winter Vale
(Eric’s note about Wool cloth for Horde)
In-game raid/world boss LFG that works
Account-bound items can now be mailed cross-server/faction
In-game store now live. (note location)
Some stuff on sale.
Monks still overpowered
Customer service button moved (but I still see it)
How to break OQ
Arenas - got a chestpiece
ICC 25 broken, but cust. service to the rescue!
Farming still working out on Sunsong.
Healing Celestials, fight mechanics
PVP build, Tol Barad farming easy honor (ohhh the memories!)
Ugh Mage, and DK for that matter.
OMG NICE PEOPLE, pet, lock, wipe
New Make-A-Wish charity bundle - mount and pet
New female forsaken models from WoW Source (haven’t watched yet)
Pilgrim’s Bounty Mon 25th
WoW’s 9th anniversary past Monday, buff for rep and XP til Dec 2
Conan plays WoW
Not a topic to spend a lot of time on - but the flying in 6.1 issue
Who has frozen runes still? (I have 7)
What other items that are no longer obtainable do you have?
Blizzard Student Art Contest
Timeless tokens for spec & alts
Running all raids again for wife
Accidentally geared myself
Inventory/Banks/Mats oh my
Transferring professions - harder than it looks.
Started PvP with engineering on my rogue
Nitro boots drop the flag
Rocket launcher is neat, but necessary?
Parachute rocks in AB
Living Steel transmute is on an alchemist
Guns, other weapons
Adamantite and Cobalt ore SUCK
All about Blizzcon 2013
We cover everything in the new Warlords of Draenor expansion, Hearthstone, Heroes of the Storm, Diablo III, and Starcraft II.
We also have two interviews. Our first is with Bodua from our role playing episode 117, and our second with iKrissi who was on episodes 101 and 105.
New wave of Connected Realms announced
World of Warcraft's base package now includes Cataclysm
Three Hearthstone tracks up for download
RAF temporarily shut down
New RAF Mount Emerald Hippogryph
*Still* have not yet done LFR
Working on Anglers. Got the bug (pun intended) to get the Angler mount.
Started working on cooking. No idea why.
Farming rares on the Isle
Never seem to have time to do LFR with how busy I’ve been lately (NYCC, etc.)
Guild going well. We have more people under 90 so not a lot going on just yet.
People working up to 90
Guild bank items not restored
Nice to be social for a change and not have a “friends and family” tag like in my last guild because I didn’t raid.
Underhold - Siege of Ogrimmar
Join Ex Astris Scientia!
More connected realms came online
Blizzcon app now available
Add your schedule
Look at tweets, instagrams. Looks like they use #Blizzcon2013
Blizzcon next week!
Virtual tickets for attendees!
Don’t wait on stupidly long lines, order your gear from the store online.
** DON’T FORGET TO PRINT YOUR TICKETS **
So wrapped up in being an altaholic, I forgot about doing LFR this week.
Finishing up cooking
Did the Proving Grounds
Warlock to 85
Started Brawler’s Guild. I’m level 1! (noob)
What I’ll be doing at Blizzcon
Voice actor panel
What’s next for WoW
Meet the Blues
AIE Guild Hall
Hearthstone Fireside Chat
Don’t remember: first 3 parts of Downfall
Brawler’s guild! From level 2 to 7
Blizzcon panel plans?
Voice Actor stage, game dialogue
Artist stage: Burdens of Shahao & various drawing panels
Blizzcon meeting stone
BlizzCon Online Sale starts on October 11
The Underhold LFR now available
Downfall LFR October 22
New Refer-A-Friend system revealed
Gates of Retribution - Siege of Org
Getting a good number of people for the guild.
Some people haven’t logged in for their invites
What are we doing?
Why haven’t we done it yet?
Getting cooking to 600.
Should you use a token for stuff you can farm?
Anglers - why 3 quests/day?
Rares when fishing ups your rep w/Pat Nagle
Warcraft movie has a release date - Dec. 18, 2015
Blizzcon virtual items
Hotfixes for Oct. 2
Getting your Noodle Carts
Hearthstone reset happened yesterday
AIE Guild Hall
Trying to get xmog gear, still
Lock still 82
All toons now on ED
Priest has a few T4 pieces, can’t quite solo Kael’Thas. Void Reaver is a bitch.
Did Coren Direbrew for some well-needed trinkets.
The process of buying a level 25 guild
Come join Ex Astris Scientia
Going to start doing LFR again soon.
How do you get rep with your guild if you’re level 90?
Wear the tabards
Finish up some quests you didn’t do while leveling
PvP with guildies
Dungeons with guildies
VoES (3 drops!)
Yulon (1 drop!)
Hearthstone beta getting a reset.
Everything will be wiped. You’ll be starting from scratch.
100 gold for each pack you bought, 150 gold for each arena.
Data after this wipe will cross over into release.
WoW Movie rumors
Colin Farrell (Total Recall) and Paula Patton cast.
Map of Timeless Isle chests on mmo-champion. They’re not all accurate.
Conquest points vendor is back
WoW Trivial Pursuit is available for sale.
iLvl 470 trinkets
Boulderfist and Bloodscalp are now the first two connected realms.
Should DPS/HPS logs been added to the game?
Paladin to 90. Still don’t know my rotation.
Still on the island, but still feels grindy.
Almost ready to start going LFR again.
Best thing in life right now is not having raids forced on me.
Transferred all but two toons to ED
Deleted my duplicate 90 mage on ED because of the name. I can get a mage to 90 in far less than three months if I needed to.
The issue now is professions, and what to do with them on these toons.
Bad luck on the island & Burden of Eternity