Lagging Balls Episode 110: The LBI!

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Lagging Balls Episode 110: The LBI!

 

A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 110 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “The LBI!” This week we Buy The Bits!

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This week we cover:

Thyst on World of Warcast #250 – http://bit.ly/2uXBl6s
Thyst on The Gamecase Show #93
Thorn on The Rolling Restart #15 – http://bit.ly/2uXP90v
Downloading Our Junk
Dream Daddies
Friday Night is For The Boys
TOP ONLY
New Segment: The LB Inquiry!

Blizzard

Russell Brower Departs Blizzard http://bit.ly/2vYKs3Z

World of Warcraft

Frozen Arathi Basin Brawl Returns – http://bit.ly/2tY60fv

Overwatch

New Digital Comic: Masquerade – http://bit.ly/2eLVHJR
Reporting & Penalty System Improvements – http://blizz.ly/2uzuTQJ

Hearthstone

The Ice Chat Citadel – http://blizz.ly/2tXYpOh
Knights of the Frozen Throne Comic Series – http://blizz.ly/2vHP5Qv

Heroes of the Storm

Garrosh Storming The Nexus
Twitch + Blizzard = HGC Cheer – http://bit.ly/2uVxWVS

Diablo III

Season 11 Now Live – http://blizz.ly/2uXIT95

Current Question of the Week:
Playing ______ makes me feel _______ in my ______! (Fill in the blank)

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

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http://www.bensound.com

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Lagging Balls Episode 109: Villain-illa!

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A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 109 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “Villain-illa!” This week we get down like Duane!

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This week we cover:

Wrestle with Thyst prepare for fist!
Anybody Can Meme
Blood DKs and You
Thyst on Convert to Raid Battlenet News Ep 44 – http://bit.ly/2uAEEQH
Going Deep (Six)
Crossing the Stream with @Shieldwalled of The Starting Zone
The TBBT…TTB…TBTWB…
Getting Demonic Inquisition’s Name Wrong Many Much
LB Buttons!

Blizzard

Appear Offline? Meh. http://bit.ly/2uHaufo 

World of Warcraft

The Mythic Dungeon Invitational – http://bit.ly/2tEyM4O
WTBGold’s Reckles is Recruiting a Mythic Dungeon Team – http://bit.ly/2vAu3Cx
Congrats to Method on World First Nerd Screams – http://bit.ly/2uB4hRr
Lance Kimberlin’s Coffee Notes – http://bit.ly/2uHaPia

Overwatch

New Hero Preview: Doomfist – http://bit.ly/2uBaqgn

Hearthstone

Ice Cream Citadel – http://blizz.ly/2toLYzt
Ben Brode Reddit AMA – http://bit.ly/2te1biN
Will Ben Do Another Rap? http://bit.ly/2tdZIc6

Heroes of the Storm

Thorn Raves About “Stukov’s Lurking Arm”

Current Question of the Week:
There are two types of people who play Blizzard games. Who are they?

Next Question of the Week:
Playing ______ makes me feel _______ in my ______! (Fill in the blank)

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

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Lagging Balls Episode 108: DoomThyst!

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A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 108 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “DoomThyst!” This week we’re back with another one’a those block rockin’ beats!

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This week we cover:

Another peek behind the curtain
“Science”
Never(Thorn)
The Audacity of Glowsticks
Thyst Streaming This Week – http://bit.ly/2v18quZ

Blizzard

Third Batch of BlizzCon Tickets Sold Out – http://bit.ly/2u30n3m

World of Warcraft

The Black Temple – A Journey Through Time(walking) – http://bit.ly/2sFE6FB
New WoW Esports Site – http://bit.ly/2u8dlxJ

Overwatch

Doomfist IS HERE! http://bit.ly/2u8atRu
Doomfist Origin Story – http://bit.ly/2txzAeW
Jeff Update – http://bit.ly/2sVBSpF
Voice of Doomfist, Sahr Ngaujah – http://pvp.live/2u2PVJj
Dark Horse Art of Overwatch & Overwatch Anthology – http://bit.ly/2u7Q2Eh
Overwatch Tokidoki Collection – http://bit.ly/2u8r6N1

Hearthstone

Knights of the Frozen Throne Trailer – http://bit.ly/2uZotJO
Knights of the Frozen Throne Announcement – http://bit.ly/2sUQTIo

Heroes of the Storm

Stukov Announcement & PTR Notes – http://blizz.ly/2uGkBho

 

Current Question of the Week:
If/when we have our own customizable garrisons, where would yours be?

Next Question of the Week:
There are two types of people who play Blizzard games. Who are they?

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http://www.bensound.com

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Lagging Balls Episode 107: Hotmogu!

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A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 107 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “Hotmogu!” This week we wax poetic, and so do you–in spectacular form!

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This week we cover:

Crabs & Sand
The Amazing Adventures of Robert “Chance” Llore – http://bit.ly/2t7t5zw
Thyst on the 69th Episode of Reins of Azeroth – http://bit.ly/2tgE4F5
Lagging Balls on the Starting Zone – http://bit.ly/2shFgqD

 

World of Warcraft

Cox ‘n Crendor Interview with Ion Hazzikostas ❤ – http://bit.ly/2tC1Uxf
This Month in WoW, July 2017 – http://bit.ly/2ufHXKv
Rock Out with Blight Boar
7.3 on the PTR – http://blizz.ly/2shajCY
July 11th Timewalking, Brawl, Dance Party
Temple of Hotmogu

Hearthstone

Hearthstone Wild Open – http://blizz.ly/2uzXhAZ
Spring Championship – http://blizz.ly/2uzDsd8
Wild Sets Returning to Blizzard Shop – http://blizz.ly/2sCt436http://blizz.ly/2sCt436

Heroes of the Storm

Sun’s Out, Guns Out Event – http://blizz.ly/2uzSCPo
Sun’s Out, Guns Out Sweepstakes – http://blizz.ly/2sgLvuv

Diablo III

Diablo III’s Patch 2.6.0 is now Live – http://blizz.ly/2uzEW7c
Carbot Animations: Diablols – Rise of the Necromancer – http://bit.ly/2t7P2hy

Current Question of the Week:
What’s your best limerick/Haiku/poem about Blizzard?

Next Question of the Week:
If/when we have our own customizable garrisons, where would yours be?

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

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Lagging Balls Episode 106: Tomb Goes The Dynamite!

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A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 106 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “Tomb Goes The Dynamite!” This week we geek out over Tomb of Sargeras and talk a lot about the different types of balls involved in the raid encounters. No, really.

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This week we cover:

Avoiding Unrelated Tangents
Guest-Hosting on Convert to Raid Last Week – http://bit.ly/2sGjBe8
Burritos with Starmike
Guest-Hosting on The Starting Zone This Week
Thyst on Reins of Azeroth’s Episode 69

Blizzard Entertainment

BlizzCon Second Chance Ticket Sale – http://bit.ly/2tb6q6F

World of Warcraft

Tomb of Sargeras First Impressions
The Midsummer Fire Festival – http://bit.ly/2tap5Pq
Developer AMA on Reddit – http://bit.ly/2sbHy9z
Developer AMA, Condensed Version – http://bit.ly/2t6ZFSd

Overwatch

Golden Loot Box: Connect Twitch Prime Account – http://bit.ly/2s6474A
Developer Update – http://bit.ly/2sbrN2L
Horizon Lunar Colony Map Preview – http://bit.ly/2u4xAZ8

Hearthstone

Hearthstone Update, Ben Explanation – http://bit.ly/2tKqNo9
Upcoming Card Pack Changes, Full blog – http://blizz.ly/2t79oYN

Heroes of the Storm

Songs of the Storm, Supports – http://blizz.ly/2t6xP8Z
Brightwing Runner Up: Bjork – It’s Oh So Quiet – http://bit.ly/2s6Dcp9
Lucio Runner Up: Gorillaz – Feel Good Inc. – http://bit.ly/2sbfa7P

Last Question of the Week
If you wrote a book about your life in gaming, what would the title be?

Next Question of the Week:
What’s your best limerick/Haiku/poem about Blizzard?

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

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Lagging Balls Episode 104: The Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 of Podcasts!

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Lagging Balls Episode 104: The Paul Blart Mall Cop 2, of Podcasts!

A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 104 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “The Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2 of Podcasts!” This week we sta–PAUL PAUL BLART, MALL COP, PAUL PAUL BLART, MALL COP, PAUL PAUL BLART, MALL COP, PAUL PAUL BLART, MALL COP.

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This week we cover:

The Merits of Wearing Pants in Public
How Emo is Emo?
Thyst’s Yacht Rock is Best Rock – http://bit.ly/2qYjQOA
It’s a Guild Party and You’re Invited
Lucio Your Way to Greatness – http://bit.ly/2sFcS2h
Where It All Went Wrong – http://bit.ly/2sVi7tH

Blizzard Entertainment

July 14: last day to change the name on a BlizzCon ticket

World of Warcraft

Dev Q&A with Paul (Blart) Kubit – http://bit.ly/2rNQO5u
Roundup of Q&A Info – http://bit.ly/2rNJcjv
Thousand Boat Bash
Class Mounts – http://bit.ly/2r7GYZZ

Overwatch

Hogging Balls
Overwatch Double XP Weekend – http://bit.ly/2rND6zp
Anniversary Weekend Ends June 12th

Hearthstone

Hearthstone June Updates – http://blizz.ly/2rD6VEc

Heroes of the Storm

Malthael’s Bargain Event – http://blizz.ly/2sFk6Dk
Songs of the Storm – Warriors – http://blizz.ly/2sVeKmy

Last Question of the Week
If you had unlimited gold in WoW, what would be the first thing you’d buy?

Next Question of the Week:
What kind of mount would you design for your class?

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http://www.bensound.com

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Lagging Balls Episode 103: The Three Sided Prism of Mystery with WTB Gold!

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A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 103 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “The Three Sided Prism of Myster, with WTB Gold!” This week’s show is co-hosted by our pal Reckles, of the WTB Gold YouTube Channel. We cover stuff, but only sorta, spending most of our time diverging which, let’s be honest, is kind of the point.

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This week we cover:

Two Years of The LB Show
Gamers Making Gamings
Guild Party! June 10th
WTB Gold on YouTube – http://bit.ly/2rTjbRZ
The Undermine Journal – http://bit.ly/2skvdjX

PRISM – Spaceship Superstar (Love, Thyst xo) http://bit.ly/2rlrzao

World of Warcraft

Glowcap Festival
Thousand Boat Bash
Happy Birthday Duncan Jones!
Tarren Mill vs. South Shore
Packed House Warfare
Raid Preview: Tomb of Sargeras – http://bit.ly/2qEaUN2

Overwatch

Horizon Lunar Colony Teaser – http://bit.ly/2rm61MU
Hog Ball – http://bit.ly/2qzOH3I
Competitive Season 5 – http://bit.ly/2ri661X

Heroes of the Storm

Heroes Soundtrack – http://blizz.ly/2qxB4WJ
Heroes of the Storm’s 2nd Anniversary – http://blizz.ly/2sc6FdN
Vote for HGC All-Star Team Rosters – http://blizz.ly/2r948CE

Last Question of the Week
Describe your WoW main in three words.

Next Question of the Week:
If you had unlimited gold in WoW, what would be the first thing you’d buy?

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

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Lagging Balls Episode 99: Roman Numerals!

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Lagging Balls Podcast, Episode 99: Roman Numerals!

 

A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 99 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “Roman Numerals!” This week we talk 24, 6, 12, 99, 40, 2, and of course 100!

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This week we cover:

99 Ep’s But A Bitch Ain’t One
World of Warcast Ep. 238, feat. Thyst – http://bit.ly/2oZMz6Z
Egg Drawings
UNICORN MOUNT
Episode 100 plans! – http://bit.ly/2oGD5La

World of Warcraft

Dev Q&A – http://bit.ly/2oZLZWN
Gravity Lapse / Warsong Scramble – http://bit.ly/2q9bEdj

Overwatch

Jeff Kaplan Responds to IGN’s Overwatch Comments – http://bit.ly/2pZ4VUh
Jeff Kaplan Critiques the IGN Overwatch Team – http://bit.ly/2pZ9QV8

Heroes of the Storm

Heroes 2.0 Launches TODAY – http://blizz.ly/2oq9wl3
Genji Spotlight – Heroes of the Storm – http://bit.ly/2p08KKj
Let’s Play 2.0 with the Devs – http://bit.ly/2q8X71q

Diablo

Necromancer Beta Now Live – http://blizz.ly/2oqkZkN

Last Question of the Week
If you were a Blizzard Dev, which genre of video game would you introduce next?

Next Question of the Week:
What would you love to see Lagging Balls do on camera? (WITHIN REASON, PEOPLE)

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

Thank you Patrons!
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Lagging Balls Episode 91: Unclenched!

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Lagging Balls Episode 91: Unclenched!

A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 91 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “Unclenched!”

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

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This week we cover:

Episode 100 Teaser
A Quiet Note in Support of AIE
That Hippogryph Life
Legion Developer Q&A ❤ http://bit.ly/2lp7hsV
Loading Screen Tips, by LB
Overwatch Wins Game of the Year at DICE Summit
An Interview with Inventor Efi Oladele http://bit.ly/2mkve8S
Rumors of an Unexpected New Hero http://pvp.live/2m060M4
Down the Rabbit Hole: In-game changes & Fan Theories http://pvp.live/2lKcHRu
Breaking News Tweet from Overwatch http://bit.ly/2mATX4K
Revisiting the Overwatch Cinematic Trailer http://bit.ly/2mtXdzy
Hearthstone Spring Championship Starts in Your Backyard! http://blizz.ly/2lVl8do
So You Think You Can Cast http://blizz.ly/2l12stt
The Basics of ESports Commentary http://pvp.live/2lowTWv
Western Clash Stack Ranking http://bit.ly/2l0Qujy
Question of the Week: What Appeals to You About Your Guild?

Next Question of the Week: What would your WoW Loading Screen Tips Be?
A Dramatic Reading of Trilliax Dialogue

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http://www.bensound.com

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Lagging Balls Episode 35: This Fish!

 

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Lagging Balls Episode 35: This Fish!

A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 35 of the Lagging Balls podcast, hosted by Thorn & Thyst: “This Fish!

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

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On this episode we cover:
Theatre of the Mind
The Places We Go
The Complainers http://bit.ly/1QavLjo
For the Love of the Game
Legion Alpha News http://blizz.ly/1OqYiAF
Legion Alpha Infographic http://blizz.ly/1V0jiQu
Legion Alpha Pets & Mounts http://bit.ly/1llLtwZ
Diablo III Season 5 News http://blizz.ly/1JTnZLo
Thorn’s fanboyism for Waid/Ross’s Kingdom Come http://bit.ly/1n72PPq

Thorn & Thyst as guests on the Caution Wet Floors Podcast http://bit.ly/1PCvL96

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