Lagging Balls Episode 134 – Ample Ramp!

 

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Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 134, hosted by Thyst and Thorn: “Ample Ramp!” This week we may have had too much sugar while listening to 90s R&B before the show.

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This week we cover:
Too Close by Next
If you could rename “Lagging Balls,” what would you call it?
The LB Stream: Awkward Situations are Awkward – https://goo.gl/nTJBjH

Blizzard News
New Starcraft Comic Miniseries – https://goo.gl/pJ4hsN
Making Overwatch’s Blizzard World Map IRL – https://goo.gl/k2UHUF

World of Warcraft
Pre-Purchase Battle for Azeroth – https://goo.gl/jUU15D
Love is in the Air is Back – https://goo.gl/XFS4zN
Wowhead’s Love is in the Air Guide – https://goo.gl/s8QfDX
Building Reputation with Allied Races – https://goo.gl/NBXQNX
NA WoW Arenas Sign-Ups Close Soon – https://goo.gl/3utKSG
WoW Arena Championship: European Qualifier Cup #1 Results

Overwatch
Lunar New Year February 8: Year of the Dog
Mercy is No Longer the Most Picked Overwatch Hero Across All Platforms

Overwatch League
Confirmed: Florida Mayhem Recruited Joonas “Zappis” Alakurtti
Rumor: Legendary Zarya Player Geguri Joins Overwatch League Team

Hearthstone
Hearthstone Nerfs 4 Cards – https://goo.gl/yqewp6
Hearthstone Championship Tour Goes Through Bangkok – https://goo.gl/3YGVcS
February Ranked Play Card Back: Savage Sparkles – https://goo.gl/4JkCKc
Quest for Packs: Win 3,000 Packs! – https://goo.gl/yBUExV

Heroes of the Storm
New Assassin Hero: Maiev, The Warden – https://goo.gl/6cS9nz
In Dev: Lunar Fest, Skins, Mounts, Bundles, MORE – https://goo.gl/zqCeuc
Opening Moves: Learning from the Pros – https://goo.gl/gbsm7E

Last Question of the Week:
What existing WoW race in game would you like to play as an Allied Race?

Next Question of the Week:
Other than weapons, what else should WoW characters be able to wield?

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

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Lagging Balls Episode 129 – The LB Winter Veil Giveaway Spectacular!

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Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 129, hosted by Thyst and Thorn: “The LB Winter Veil Giveaway Spectacular!” This week we have a giveaway for you! From Blizzard itself!

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Join Us in Destiny 2! https://goo.gl/M6Fowv

This week we cover:
Welcome to our Special Feast of Winter Veil Episode!
Thyst & Thorn on CtR’s Battlenet News #64 & #65 – https://goo.gl/cCaFGU
Thyst has a Gravity Problem
Thorn has a Destiny Problem
The LB Stream: Past Relationships – https://youtu.be/kkfrgjT1SwY
Patreon “Scandal” AVERTED! https://goo.gl/76Mf4k

Giveaway: listen for the code!

Blizzard
Our #ThankYouBlizzard Video ❤ – https://youtu.be/rHdl8p-KfOU

World of Warcraft
Winter Veil is Here – https://goo.gl/GkdH9L
Wowhead’s Winter Veil 2017 Guide – https://goo.gl/tUK8Si
Winter Veil Memories
BotS Winterveil Guild Party
Keeping Warcraft in the Holidays
Releasing a Show on/around Christmas Day

Overwatch
Holiday Sale: 50% Off Overwatch – https://goo.gl/oEbWE5

Hearthstone
Have a Wacky, Waxy Winter’s Veil! – https://goo.gl/vPyydw

Heroes of the Storm
Spread Winter Veil Cheer with Loot Chest Gifting – https://goo.gl/PQh9By

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

Thank you Patrons!
Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons: https://goo.gl/WwbTNJ
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Lagging Balls Episode 128 – Juicy!

 

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Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 128, hosted by Thyst and Thorn: “Juicy!” This week we get pretty excited about strange things. Wait, that’s like every week.

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

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This week we cover:
Thyst on CtR’s Battlenet News #63 – https://goo.gl/cCaFGU
BotS Guild Winterveil Party: Dec 18th, 9:30 pm EST
Blood of the Scribe’s Destiny 2 Clan: https://goo.gl/M6Fowv
Raid Prog
Patreon Fee “Scandal”
Upcoming in Episode 129: Special Winterveil Theme!

Blizzard
Blizzard Named Best Place to Work by Glassdoor – https://goo.gl/3VJVKR

World of Warcraft
Raid Unlocks, Dec 5: Mythic difficulty & Raid Finder Wing 1: Light’s Breach
Blizz Needs YOU on the PTR! https://goo.gl/ozwYZ6

Overwatch
4 New & Exciting Things Coming to Winter Wonderland – https://goo.gl/o3a7UE
The Game Awards: Overwatch Wins Best Ongoing Game – https://goo.gl/a695Gx
Big Competitive Play Changes for Season 8 – https://goo.gl/EVqRMp
Tracer Sighting in Ready Player One Trailer (2:00 mark) – https://goo.gl/w5D5Fr

Hearthstone
Kobolds & Catacombs, Tale of the Fox – https://goo.gl/F6p5i8

Heroes of the Storm
Hanzo Buffs – https://goo.gl/u7NJrc
Alextrasza: Kind of Hot

Previous New Question of the Week:
How often do you bring up gaming in your everyday life?

New Question of the Week:
If you were gonna get down in Azeroth or Overwatch where would you do it and why?

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

Thank you Patrons!
Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons (Beware: NSFW): https://goo.gl/Rzi2dz
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Lagging Balls Episode 124: The LB Annual Official Post-BlizzCon Show!

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A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 124 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thyst and Thorn: “The LB Annual Official Post-BlizzCon Show!” This week we’re back from BlizzCon and bursting with fruit flavor!

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This week we cover just one thing:
Our experience Pre-At-Post Blizzcon 2017:
The people, the places, the [in]appropriate touching!

New Question of the Week:
What was your favorite thing about BlizzCon?

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

Thank you Patrons!
Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons:
http://bit.ly/2zCXWFz (NSFW bottom 1/8th of screen lol)
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Lagging Balls Episode 122: AutomaticJak Attak!

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A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 122 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “AutomaticJak Attak!” This week we are absolutely EVERYWHERE!

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This week we cover:

Interview with AutomaticJak! http://bit.ly/2zuinTY
Discount Code for Medieval Times in Anaheim During BlizzCon: Blizz34
Dat Mayo Tho
*BlizzCon Virtual Ticket Winners!*
Thyst on Convert to Raid BattleNet News Episode 57 – http://bit.ly/2yKRwWI
Thyst on Azeroth RoundTable on Thursday this week – http://bit.ly/2z0ZMm9
Thyst & Thorn both on Lords of the Storm this Wednesday – http://bit.ly/2z0CAo9
Thorn on Convert to Raid BattleNet News this week
Thorn on Gankbush Squad Podcast – http://bit.ly/2gzM6ac
Thorn on Dadbeards Podcast, Episode 22 – http://bit.ly/2yKAU1k
The LB Stream, Episode 11 – Video Game Movies & TV – http://bit.ly/2l7GjtX

Blizzard Entertainment

Blizzard Arena Los Angeles Tour Video – http://bit.ly/2xYPLRu
Interview with AutomaticJak, Caster of the Mythic Dungeon Invitational

World of Warcraft

Burning Crusade Timewalking – http://bit.ly/2l6RMd6
Hallow’s End, New Items This Year – http://bit.ly/2yL9Sa3

Hearthstone

Nemsy Necrofizzle Warlock Hero – http://bit.ly/2yCq1Pm

Current Question of the Week:
If you could enchant one piece of clothing IRL, what would it be and what would the enchantment do?

Next Question of the Week:
What event would you add to the BlizzCon schedule?

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

Thank you Patrons!
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Lagging Balls Episode 113: Good Guy Morhaime!

Lagging Balls Podcast Episode 113 original art by Thyst

Lagging Balls Episode 113: Good Guy Morhaime!

 

A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 113 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “Good Guy Morhaime!” This week we have a lot of theories.

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

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This week we cover:

<Blood of the Scribe> Guild’s Second Raid Team
Lucio Ball Toxicity
A Lapse In Gravity, or The Druid Who Could
Michael Bolton
Drunk Overwatch
Grats to Rho for 5 Years of Realm Maintenance!

Blizzard

Blizzard Battle.net Update – http://bit.ly/2i4ZJ0S
Blizzard Memo: Hire, Retain More Women – http://bit.ly/2vH4VeR

World of Warcraft

Whispers of a Frightened World Scenario – http://bit.ly/2uHvRxI
PvP Like a Pro: Finding the Right Partners – http://bit.ly/2wOSgqq
Trial of Style Starts Thursday!

Overwatch

Get 5 Loot Boxes with Amazon Prime – http://amzn.to/2wcTKg2

Hearthstone

Tavern vs Tavern – http://blizz.ly/2i4ZP8K

Heroes of the Storm

Legendary Rewards for Twitch Prime Members – http://blizz.ly/2w8sctf
Top Gamers Throw Down at Gamescom – http://blizz.ly/2uHrbI9

Current Question of the Week:
What is your most unconventional gaming habit?

Next Question of the Week:
If your life was a video game, what kind of game would it be?

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

Thank you Patrons!
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Lagging Balls Episode 111: Air Quotes!

Lagging Balls Episode 111 Original Art by Thyst

Lagging Balls Episode 111: Air Quotes!

 

A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 111 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “Air Quotes!” This week we clomp our hands at the mic repeatedly and call it a podcast!

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

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This week we cover:

The Most Important News ❤
Ninny Notions & What Platinum Looks Like
Streaming, Prestiging, and All The Buttons
Our New Discord Server! http://bit.ly/LBdiscord
2,000 Twitter Followers

World of Warcraft

WoW Tokens Worth More than Venezuelan Currency http://bit.ly/2vrsueg
Kirin Tor Tavern Crawl
Gravity Lapse PvP Brawl
Mythic Dungeon Invitational Proving Grounds
Live Developer Q&A with Ion Hazzikostas August 3 ❤ – http://bit.ly/2f6GvY1

Overwatch

Dev Update: Summer Games Are Back! http://bit.ly/2u2aB5B
Overwatch at the LA Shorts International Film Festival – http://bit.ly/2w46piV
Doomfist is Live

Hearthstone

Ben Brode’s New Rap: Arthas – http://bit.ly/2vgCzu2
The Dr. Dre Remix – http://bit.ly/2vh4xWH

Heroes of the Storm

Garrosh First Impressions
Garrosh Spotlight – Heroes of the Storm – http://bit.ly/2uXbKbA
In Development: Garrosh, Skins, Mounts, and more – http://bit.ly/2f6I3kD

Current Question of the Week:
As a gamer, what is your greatest struggle?

Next Question of the Week:
What is the BEST thing about being a Gamer?

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

Thank you Patrons!
Randomly Awesome Link of the Week, courtesy of LB Patrons: http://bit.ly/2f6YRId
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