Lagging Balls Episode 173: ROWG!


Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 173, hosted by Thorn and Thyst: “ROWG!” This week we invite you to come alooooong and ride on a fantastic voyage.

Feedback, comments, submissions & business inquiries: laggingballs@gmail.com

Find us on:
Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2CiF0PH
iTunes (for iPhone): http://apple.co/1HIw3fK
Stitcher (for Android, Microsoft): http://bit.ly/1Lmppgo
YouTube: http://bit.ly/2cMpTQ2

https://soundcloud.com/laggingballs
Soundcloud (for streaming online):

Join Us in Discord! http://bit.ly/LBdiscord
Join Us in WoW! https://goo.gl/f1XYnS
Join Us on Twitch! Twitch.tv/laggingballs
Join Us for Friday Streams on Twitch, 10 pm EST! https://goo.gl/GZnws8

Thyst’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thyst03
Thorn’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thornbrow

LB WoW Community Link: https://bit.ly/2uTbMSg

Lagging Balls Updates
Thyst on CtR Battlenet News Ep 113 with Pat & Gizmo – http://bit.ly/2J3pFHM
Thorn’s Solo Friday Overwatch Stream – http://bit.ly/2J4HyGm

World of Warcraft
New Allied Races and More Arrive March 12 – http://bit.ly/2J2KvHs

Overwatch League
OWL Standings 2019 Stage 1 – http://bit.ly/2TfAZo6
Women of OWL Tribute – http://bit.ly/2JdoJAC

Diablo
Diablo Now Available on GOG.COM – http://bit.ly/2J3t4Gz

Question of the Week:  Blizzard releases a Mario Kart-style racing game featuring all Blizz franchises. What kind of items can we use in the race?

New Question of the Week: If you were a Loa, you would be the Loa of ____?

Thank you Patrons!!

And special thanks to our Top Level patrons:
Mykelvan, Erector of Epic Monuments, Tamer of Libidos, Slayer of Dat Ass, Breaker of Wills, and Badass M.C.!
Teddy, The Insane
Arsinic, The Insane
Cowboygamer96, The Exalted

Become a Patron of Lagging Balls! http://www.patreon.com/laggingballs

Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons: Dunkey, on Tetris – http://bit.ly/2J5r6pr

Listen to this: Night Tempo – Shortcake – http://bit.ly/2J3kRT2

❤ Special Thanks to our LB T&A, TechieTaco!

Music for this episode from:
http://www.freesfx.co.uk
http://www.bensound.com

Advertisements

Lagging Balls Episode 172: Clean Episode #2!

53001495_993318480873171_3746120344436473856_n

Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 172, hosted by Thorn and Thyst: “Clean Episode #2!” This week, we’re clean…again. And we don’t love it, honestly. There’s something kind of…off about it, y’know? Like wearing someone else’s shoes.

Feedback, comments, submissions & business inquiries: laggingballs@gmail.com

Find us on:
Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2CiF0PH
iTunes (for iPhone): http://apple.co/1HIw3fK
Stitcher (for Android, Microsoft): http://bit.ly/1Lmppgo
YouTube: http://bit.ly/2cMpTQ2

https://soundcloud.com/laggingballs
Soundcloud (for streaming online):

Join Us in Discord! http://bit.ly/LBdiscord
Join Us in WoW! https://goo.gl/f1XYnS
Join Us on Twitch! Twitch.tv/laggingballs
Join Us for Friday Streams on Twitch, 10 pm EST! https://goo.gl/GZnws8

Thyst’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thyst03
Thorn’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thornbrow

LB WoW Community Link: https://bit.ly/2uTbMSg

Lagging Balls Updates
CtR Battlenet News Ep 112 with Pat, Thyst, Thorn “A Beefy Patch” – http://bit.ly/2ILGJBV
Fri Nights with Thyst & Thorn, Episode 65: CHILLIN http://bit.ly/2IO6ba8

World of Warcraft
Mythic Dungeon International PROVING GROUNDS Feb 26-Mar 12
Two Sides to Every Tale Rewards in Patch 8.1.5 – http://bit.ly/2IOkBXC
Update 8.1.5 PTR Build 29558 – http://bit.ly/2IZ5oD8
New Allied Races Ahead! Kul Tiran Humans and Zandalari Trolls – http://bit.ly/2IOxXTV
New Allied Race Video Overview – http://bit.ly/2ILGw1B

Overwatch
PTR Changes Aimed at changing GOATS meta – http://bit.ly/2IS98GG
New Hero on PTR: Baptiste – http://bit.ly/2IPkfjM

Overwatch League
Dragons win!! First two wins for Shanghai ❤ ❤

Hearthstone
Hearthside Chat: Welcome to the Year of the Dragon – http://bit.ly/2IN1UDO
Blizzard Removes Two of Hearthstone’s Most OP Cards from Standard Play – http://bit.ly/2IPoBaC

Diablo
DiabloFans Website Says Farewell – http://bit.ly/2J32H3R

Question of the Week:  If you had your own personal guild IRL, what would it be called and what would be your logo and why?

New Question of the Week: Blizzard releases a Mario Kart-style racing game featuring all Blizz franchises. What kind of items can we use in the race?

Jazz’s Question of the Week: If Blizzard began selling merchandise that you can only buy if you’ve completed certain feats across any of their games, what would you want to be able to purchase and how would you go about unlocking it?

Thank you Patrons!!

And special thanks to our Top Level patrons:
Mykelvan, Erector of Epic Monuments, Tamer of Libidos, Slayer of Dat Ass, Breaker of Wills, and Badass M.C.!
Teddy, The Insane
Arsinic, The Insane
Cowboygamer96, The Exalted

Become a Patron of Lagging Balls! http://www.patreon.com/laggingballs

Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons: You frickin’ fricks! http://bit.ly/2Trt0Ev

Listen to this: TWRP No Pants Dance (live) http://bit.ly/2TnjsdS

❤ Special Thanks to our LB T&A, TechieTaco!

Music for this episode from:
http://www.freesfx.co.uk
http://www.bensound.com

Lagging Balls Episode 171: We’re Back!

52565907_1864070573716456_4006168742919667712_n

Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 171, hosted by Thorn and Thyst: “We’re Back!” This week, we’re back with a vengeance!

Feedback, comments, submissions & business inquiries: laggingballs@gmail.com

Find us on:
Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2CiF0PH
iTunes (for iPhone): http://apple.co/1HIw3fK
Stitcher (for Android, Microsoft): http://bit.ly/1Lmppgo
YouTube: http://bit.ly/2cMpTQ2

https://soundcloud.com/laggingballs
Soundcloud (for streaming online):

Join Us in Discord! http://bit.ly/LBdiscord
Join Us in WoW! https://goo.gl/f1XYnS
Join Us on Twitch! Twitch.tv/laggingballs
Join Us for Friday Streams on Twitch, 10 pm EST! https://goo.gl/GZnws8

Thyst’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thyst03
Thorn’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thornbrow

LB WoW Community Link: https://bit.ly/2uTbMSg

Lagging Balls Updates
CtR Battlenet News Ep 111 with Pat, Thyst, Thorn – http://bit.ly/2TkvlRW
Fri Nights with Thyst & Thorn, Episode 64: Why you always lyin? http://bit.ly/2IxkLTq

Lords of the Storm Final Episode – http://bit.ly/2TddE6v
We’ll miss you guys! Thank you so much!

Overwatch League Season 2
Week 1 – Thyst in-person in Burbank at the Blizzard Arena
Week 2 – current standings: http://bit.ly/2TfAZo6
Shanghai Dragons First Win!

Question of the Week:  If you were a raid boss, what would your mechanics be?

New Question of the Week: If you had your own personal guild IRL, what would it be called and what would be your logo and why?

Thank you Patrons!!

And special thanks to our Exalted & Insane level patrons:
Teddy, The Insane
Arsinic, The Insane
Joey F, The Exalted
Cowboygamer96, The Exalted
Thorgramn56, The Exalted

Become a Patron of Lagging Balls! http://www.patreon.com/laggingballs

Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons: One Handed Digeridoo – http://bit.ly/2TkoBDC

Listen to this: Thorn’s FutureFunk Vaporwave Playlist – https://spoti.fi/2SohchN

❤ Special Thanks to our LB T&A, TechieTaco!

Music for this episode from:
http://www.freesfx.co.uk
http://www.bensound.com

Lagging Balls Episode 170: BFD!

51351699_2312767065625938_6526003532674367488_n

Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 170, hosted by Thorn and Thyst: “BFD!” This week, you guys absolutely SLAY with the Micro Holiday suggestions!

Feedback, comments, submissions & business inquiries: laggingballs@gmail.com

Find us on:
Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2CiF0PH
iTunes (for iPhone): http://apple.co/1HIw3fK
Stitcher (for Android, Microsoft): http://bit.ly/1Lmppgo
YouTube: http://bit.ly/2cMpTQ2

https://soundcloud.com/laggingballs
Soundcloud (for streaming online):

Join Us in Discord! http://bit.ly/LBdiscord
Join Us in WoW! https://goo.gl/f1XYnS
Join Us on Twitch! Twitch.tv/laggingballs
Join Us for Friday Streams on Twitch, 10 pm EST! https://goo.gl/GZnws8

Thyst’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thyst03
Thorn’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thornbrow

LB WoW Community Link: https://bit.ly/2uTbMSg

Lagging Balls Updates 
Fri Nights with Thyst & Thorn, Episode 62: Rando BS – http://bit.ly/2SqrCBM

World of Warcraft 
Battle of Dazar’alor Raid
Hogrus, Swine of Good Fortune Pig Mount
Battle of Dazar’alor Raid Timing
February 12 – Raid Finder Wing 2
February 26 – Raid Finder Wing 3

Overwatch
OWL All-Access Pass on Twitch – http://bit.ly/2StKEHc
PTR Patch Notes, Jan 30, 2019 – http://bit.ly/2Snn1A3

2019 Team Previews Series
Shanghai Dragons – http://bit.ly/2SmMrOw
Vancouver Titans – http://bit.ly/2Sn4X9n

Hearthstone
February 2019 Ranked Play Season, Pizza Stone – http://bit.ly/2GmnVq4
HCT Winter Championship – http://bit.ly/2GlxNAs

Question of the Week: Invent a micro holiday for wow or a seasonal event for overwatch. Explain.

New Question of the Week: If you were a raid boss, what would your mechanics be?

Thank you Patrons!!

And special thanks to our Exalted & Insane level patrons:
Teddy, The Insane
Arsinic, The Insane
Joey F, The Exalted
Cowboygamer96, The Exalted
Thorgramn56, The Exalted

Become a Patron of Lagging Balls! http://www.patreon.com/laggingballs

Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons:
http://bit.ly/2SriDjB

Listen to this: Thyst’s “Poppin’ Off” playlist – https://spoti.fi/2WHMLqr

❤ Special Thanks to our LB T&A, TechieTaco!

Music for this episode from:

http://www.freesfx.co.uk/

http://www.bensound.com/

Lagging Balls Episode 169: Unbitious!

50927203_531128814041061_3511204350812749824_n

Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 169, hosted by Thorn and Thyst: “Unbitious!” This week Thyst is very, Very, VERY disappointed in you all.

Feedback, comments, submissions & business inquiries: laggingballs@gmail.com

Find us on:
Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2CiF0PH
iTunes (for iPhone): http://apple.co/1HIw3fK
Stitcher (for Android, Microsoft): http://bit.ly/1Lmppgo
YouTube: http://bit.ly/2cMpTQ2

https://soundcloud.com/laggingballs
Soundcloud (for streaming online):

Join Us in Discord! http://bit.ly/LBdiscord
Join Us in WoW! https://goo.gl/f1XYnS
Join Us on Twitch! Twitch.tv/laggingballs
Join Us for Friday Streams on Twitch, 10 pm EST! https://goo.gl/GZnws8

Thyst’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thyst03
Thorn’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thornbrow

LB WoW Community Link: https://bit.ly/2uTbMSg

Blizzard News
WoW Esports Revamp & Crowdfunded Prize Pool – http://bit.ly/2G3N6xy

World of Warcraft 
Call of the Scarab: Thyst is disappointed in you all
Lunar Festival
Ion hazzikostas Q&A ❤ – http://bit.ly/2G5lVmi

Battle of Dazar’alor Raid Timing
Jan 29 – Mythic & Raid Finder Wing 1
February 12 – Raid Finder Wing 2
February 26 – Raid Finder Wing 3
1 Year From Now – Thyst stops being disappointed in you all when Horde retakes Call of the Scarab

Hearthstone
Hearthstone Ranked Rework – http://bit.ly/2G50aCZ

Question of the Week:  What physical/aesthetic trait would your WoW main have that it doesn’t have in game?
Why is Thyst so disappointed in you all?

New Question of the Week: Invent a micro holiday for wow or a seasonal event for overwatch. Explain.

Thank you Patrons!!

And special thanks to our Exalted & Insane level patrons:
Teddy, The Insane
Arsinic, The Insane
Joey F, The Exalted
Cowboygamer96, The Exalted
Thorgramn56, The Exalted

Become a Patron of Lagging Balls! http://www.patreon.com/laggingballs

Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons:
Can I Get A…: http://bit.ly/2G9cMZB

Listen to this:
Venice Beach – Sunglasses Kid (feat. Phaserland): https://spoti.fi/2MFw7mp

❤ Special Thanks to our LB T&A, TechieTaco!

Music for this episode from:

http://www.freesfx.co.uk/

http://www.bensound.com/

Thyst is still disappointed in you all. You just sit with that. You deal with THAT.

Lagging Balls Episode 168: Do Call of the Scarab!

50445765_379405245970284_4626708787531612160_n

Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 168, hosted by Thorn and Thyst: “Do Call of the Scarab!” This week you’d better do Call of the Scarab (Horde side) or Thyst might just haul off and hit you. Seriously.

Feedback, comments, submissions & business inquiries: laggingballs@gmail.com

Find us on:
Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2CiF0PH
iTunes (for iPhone): http://apple.co/1HIw3fK
Stitcher (for Android, Microsoft): http://bit.ly/1Lmppgo
YouTube: http://bit.ly/2cMpTQ2

https://soundcloud.com/laggingballs
Soundcloud (for streaming online):

Join Us in Discord! http://bit.ly/LBdiscord
Join Us in WoW! https://goo.gl/f1XYnS
Join Us on Twitch! Twitch.tv/laggingballs
Join Us for Friday Streams on Twitch, 10 pm EST! https://goo.gl/GZnws8

Thyst’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thyst03
Thorn’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thornbrow

LB WoW Community Link: https://bit.ly/2uTbMSg

Blizzard News
Mike Morhaime’s Strategic Transition Ends in April – http://bit.ly/2FsOJ8P
Blizzard & Activision Executive Shuffle – http://bit.ly/2FotDbB

World of Warcraft 
Reminder: Jan 21-23 – Call of the Scarab!!
Reminder: Battle of Dazar’alor Raid Timing
Jan 22 – Normal & Heroic Difficulties
Jan 29 – Mythic & Raid Finder Wing 1

Overwatch 
Ana’s Bastet Challenge – http://bit.ly/2FziMdQ
Lunar New Year Starts 1/24 – http://bit.ly/2FMoZTX

Question of the Week: If you could design a new spell/ability for your main or favourite Overwatch character, what would it be?

New Question of the Week: What physical/aesthetic trait would your WoW main have that it doesn’t have in game?

Thank you Patrons!!

And special thanks to our Exalted & Insane level patrons:
Teddy, The Insane
Arsinic, The Insane
Joey F, The Exalted
Cowboygamer96, The Exalted

Become a Patron of Lagging Balls! http://www.patreon.com/laggingballs

Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons:
Dare you not to laugh: http://bit.ly/2FNnJA2

Listen to this:
New Whip – Amherst: http://bit.ly/2FqdsKz

❤ Special Thanks to our LB T&A, TechieTaco!

Music for this episode from:

http://www.freesfx.co.uk/

http://www.bensound.com/

Lagging Balls Episode 167: Hangin’ Around!

Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 167, hosted by Thorn and Thyst: “Hangin’ Around!” This week our names are Kyle.

Feedback, comments, submissions & business inquiries: laggingballs@gmail.com

Find us on:
Spotify: https://spoti.fi/2CiF0PH
iTunes (for iPhone): http://apple.co/1HIw3fK
Stitcher (for Android, Microsoft): http://bit.ly/1Lmppgo
YouTube: http://bit.ly/2cMpTQ2

https://soundcloud.com/laggingballs
Soundcloud (for streaming online):

Join Us in Discord! http://bit.ly/LBdiscord
Join Us in WoW! https://goo.gl/f1XYnS
Join Us on Twitch! Twitch.tv/laggingballs
Join Us for Friday Streams on Twitch, 10 pm EST! https://goo.gl/GZnws8

Thyst’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thyst03
Thorn’s Twitch: Twitch.tv/thornbrow

LB WoW Community Link: https://bit.ly/2uTbMSg

Blizzard News
Ex-Blizzard Startup Second Dinner to Partner with Marvel on First IP –
http://bit.ly/2F9Yqsz

World of Warcraft
January Events – http://bit.ly/2F22hqs
Battle of Dazar’alor Raid Preview & Schedule – http://bit.ly/2F9J5bf

Overwatch 
Skin Fan Art for Winter Wonderland 2018 – http://bit.ly/2FbR1cb

Diablo III
Loot Goblin Amiibo Now Available – http://bit.ly/2F522v9
The Darkening of Tristram Returns January 3 – http://bit.ly/2FbR6fZ

Question of the Week:  What are your in-game resolutions for 2019?

New Question of the Week: If you could design a new spell/ability for your main or favourite Overwatch character, what would it be?

Thank you Patrons!

Morvian, The Insane
Arsinic, The Insane
Teddy, The Insane
Joey F, The Exalted

Become a Patron of Lagging Balls! http://www.patreon.com/laggingballs

Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons: http://bit.ly/2Ffj9Kz
Listen to this: http://bit.ly/2FaRbjf

❤ Special Thanks to our LB T&A, TechieTaco!

Music for this episode from:

http://www.freesfx.co.uk/

http://www.bensound.com/