Lagging Balls Episode 148: Too Fast, Too Furriest!

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Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 148, hosted by Thorn and Thyst: “Too Fast, Too Furriest!” This week we ponder the deeper meanings of the universe while trying to do handstands.

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This week we cover:

LB Announcements
Thyst Finishes Strong at DBLTAP
Prestige in Public
Thyst on Training Dummies Episode 213 – http://bit.ly/
LB Stream Ep 37: Weird News with Pat Krane – http://bit.ly/2u13iZV
New Etsy Shop – https://etsy.me/2Jfb7ni

Blizzard Entertainment
SWOLINKA Can’t Handstand Cuz… – http://bit.ly/2tVTNuF

World of Warcraft
Wired History of WoW – http://bit.ly/2tVTgc9
From Group Finder to Grand Champions: MDI Global Finals – http://bit.ly/2IFOjZQ
Tips to Complete Your Legion Checklist – http://bit.ly/2KEgdHu
Battle for Azeroth Preview – http://bit.ly/2KEh4Ic
WoW Mobile Armory App Support Ending – http://bit.ly/2Kzjjwe

Overwatch
New Hero First Look: HAMMOND! http://bit.ly/2KCVRxZ
Overwatch World Cup Teams Starting to Be Announced

Overwatch League
Inaugural Season Playoffs Overview

Heroes of the Storm
Echoes of Alterac: Hammer of the Naaru Giveaway – http://bit.ly/2NeNgDt
Heroes of the Storm: Raiders of Warchrome Video – http://bit.ly/2NnSPj5
In-Development: Warchrome! http://bit.ly/2tSTW2a

Current Question of the Week: If Blizzard Universe characters had a special – sexy move, what would it be called?

New Question of the Week: What is one thing from a Blizzard game that you’d love to see in a different Blizzard game?

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Lagging Balls Episode 135 – Modern Immaturity Now!

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Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 135, hosted by Thyst and Thorn: “Modern Immaturity Now!” This week make bank as shareholders in the greatest company in the world!

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This week we cover:
Thyst on the High Noon Podcast – https://t.co/tmr26TbJ5O
Thyst on Convert to Raid’s Battlenet Sports Episode 3 – https://t.co/gYFCdoDb2M
eSports Overload!
Thorn’s PvP Adventure
The Dopeness of Maiev
The LB Stream: Strange Personal Facts – https://goo.gl/idFfow

Blizzard News
Activision Blizzard Rocks Q4, Announces OWL Expansions – https://goo.gl/1myL7L
Expansions in 2018 – https://goo.gl/eip5S4

World of Warcraft
Southshore vs. Tarren Mill PvP Brawl – https://goo.gl/wmhEeq
WoW Arena Championship: NA Qualifier Cup #1 – https://goo.gl/yDFwS3

Overwatch
Year of the Dog!
New Skins – https://goo.gl/1sG7iK 
Hero Changes: Doomfist, Mei, D.Va
Sombra Bug – https://goo.gl/nUfmeP
Sombra Changes Accidentally Leaked – https://goo.gl/YofLPB

Overwatch League
OWL Stage One Winners
Geguri Rumored to Join Shanghai Dragons
Babybay Challenge
KSV eSports & Seoul Dynasty Partner with Razer

Hearthstone
Wildfest is Coming – https://goo.gl/rLbfdR
HCT World Champ Tom60229 on How He Won – https://goo.gl/u8oSJQ

Heroes of the Storm
Update on Current Ranked Season – https://goo.gl/LBsr6H

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

Next Question of the Week:
If an Overwatch hero had a brand sponsor, what would it be?

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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?

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Lagging Balls Episode 131 – El Jeffe!

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Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 131, hosted by Thyst and Thorn: “El Jeffe!” This week we Protec, we Attac, but most of all, we Snac.

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This week we cover:
Remember: You Brought this Upon Yourself
We Guest-Appear on Azeroth Roundtable #250 
Thyst on Darkmoon Herald #173
Thorn’s a Platinum (Blonde?)

World of Warcraft
Battlegrounds Bonus Event ends Jan 9th
PvP Braw: Shado-Pan Showdown Runs Jan 9th – 16th

Overwatch
Blizzard World Map Delayed – https://goo.gl/GRBBVL
New Dev Update Highlights – https://goo.gl/PkXa2g
Mercy & Junkrat Changes on PTR

Overwatch League
Season One starts this week! https://goo.gl/VXGECk

Heroes of the Storm
New Hero: Blaze – https://goo.gl/ct4UJW

Next Question of the Week:
If you could create an Overwatch League team, where would they be from, what would be their name, and what colours would they wear?

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http://www.bensound.com

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Lagging Balls Episode 127 – LB: The Garbage Barge of Podcasting!

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Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 127, hosted by Thyst and Thorn: “LB: The Garbage Barge of Podcasting!” This week we give an enthusiastic, totally factual, 100% accurate run-down of the Antorus raid encouters. You can set your watch to this one, folks.

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This week we cover:
Thorn on CtR’s Battlenet News #62 – https://goo.gl/cCaFGU
Thyst’s PvP & Mythic Keystone Adventures
The LB Stream: Yucky Stuff – https://youtu.be/7fgerNeQwCA
Blood of the Scribe’s Destiny 2 Clan: https://goo.gl/M6Fowv

World of Warcraft
Thyst’s Antorus Raid Boss Guide!

Overwatch
Overwatch League Pre-Season Begins Dec 7th!
More Skins, Sprays, & Stuff Coming Soon™ In-Game

Hearthstone
Kobolds & Catacombs launches Dec 7th! – https://goo.gl/YCEbk8
New Xpac Final Livestream w/Ben Brode & Day9 – https://goo.gl/hkLFpP
What Sets The Pros Apart: Board Positioning – https://goo.gl/iC2AZ4
December 2017 Ranked Play Season Live – https://goo.gl/HCKUx5

Heroes of the Storm
Heroes Brawl: Escape from Braxis Feedback
Heroes Balance Patch Notes, Nov 29, 2017 – https://goo.gl/FCiVGD

Previous New Question of the Week:
Which Blizzard game (or Destiny) have you been enjoying the most lately?

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

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http://www.bensound.com

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Lagging Balls Episode 125: G-Rated LB!

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Lagging Balls: a community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 125, hosted by Thyst and Thorn: “G-Rated LB!” Thanks to Thyst losing the ART BlizzCon Prediction Competition, this week we’re 100% clean and family-friendly! Sorry in advance!

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This week we cover everything with no bad words, innuendo, or dirty sayings:
Thorn’s Heckin’ Good Time in Destiny 2
Some Near-Upgrades in WoW Raiding
And *gasp* Starcraft 2!
Thyst Mixes it Up on the CtR Battlenet News
And on a CtR Special Report: http://bit.ly/2hX74A0
And Engages in Some Rigorous but Sportsmanlike PvP
Thyst’s eSports Internship & Podcast Tips on the LB Stream: http://bit.ly/2j98Xqq

Announcement: New LB Etsy Shop Coming Soon!

Blizzard News
Blizzard Gear Shop Flash Sales & Last Chance BlizzCon 2017 Merch – http://bit.ly/2hNaLIQ

World of Warcraft
Dev Q&A with Ion Hazzikostas ❤ – http://bit.ly/2hCD88X
Celebrate 13 Years of World of Warcraft – http://bit.ly/2j7609C
Deep Six Battleground – http://bit.ly/2hKHGOk

Overwatch
Moira Takes Overwatch by Storm
Ana & Mercy Changes
Overwatch League Pre-Season Announced
Seoul Dynasty’s Fan Meeting Sets Record
ESports Tournaments Dominate Twitch Viewership

Hearthstone
Kobolds & Catacombs Card Reveals: Week 1 – http://bit.ly/2B3wkcS

Heroes of the Storm
Lords of the Storm’s Hilarious Clip – http://bit.ly/2z1hBOi

Diablo III
Season 12 is Live – http://bit.ly/2hN93qT

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

New Question of the Week:
How are you getting ready for the next expansion?

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Lagging Balls Episode 119: Grave Robber Nexus!

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A community-focused Blizzard & World of Warcraft Podcast. For the people. By some people. Episode 119 of the Lagging Balls podcast hosted by Thorn and Thyst this week: “Grave Robber Nexus!” This week we feelin the flava!

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This week we cover:

Thyst Joins Panel at Con Before the Storm – http://bit.ly/2x47mXI
Rho’s Spanish Murloc on Realm Maintenance! http://bit.ly/2yzuYoi 

Thyst’s Conquests Continue
Thorn’s Rein of Terror Continues

Vote for Us! Champion of Azeroth Roundtable Ballot – http://bit.ly/2xJ9FBK
Blood of the Scribe’s Extra Life Charity Stream (link will be on our website)

Blizzard Entertainment

2017 Year in Review Video on BlizzCon Website ❤ – http://bit.ly/2fYTWGX
Blizzard Battle.net Mobile App Now Available – http://bit.ly/2yeHZaN

World of Warcraft

Mythic Dungeon Invitational Updates
New Audio Drama “A Thousand Years of War” – http://bit.ly/2x3ZUMd
Weekly Bonus Event: Battlegrounds
Harvest Festival Begins

Overwatch

Digital Comic: Searching – http://bit.ly/2kb6KhU
Sale: Overwatch Game of the Year Edition – http://bit.ly/2yNVGKL

 

Current Question of the Week:
Which Blizzard character would you like to see enter the Nexus? Why?

Next Question of the Week:
What is the next Blizzard eSport?

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