Into the Nexus


Welcome to Into the Nexus, a Heroes of the Storm podcast. Garrett Weinzierl and Kyle Fergusson will be taking you through the Nexus every week. Segments include news, strategies, and plenty of community interaction.

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When: Every Thursday at 8pm Eastern
Twitter: @ITNcast
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#209 - Into the Nexus: “Many Patches”

There are many patches to deconstruct in the Nexus this week. Fenix is coming in hot, Tracer is changing, Varian is getting Heroics at level 4, and a whole slew of balance tweaks have already gone live. Garrett and Jeff Cannata talk through all this, tease some PAX announcements and more on the latest ITN! Cont...

#208 - Into the Nexus: “Here there be Dragoons”

The Heroes team thinks it's time to spread knowledge and class is now in session. Garrett and Kyle highlight the new focus on content and educational guides coming from the esports teams. The ITN duo also cover the announcement of the StarCraft Dragoon Fenix, HotSlogs joining ZAM, Sonya's hotfix, personal hero rosters, and more community emails. Cont...

#207 - Into the Nexus: “A Million Ways to Clash in the West”

The West is Clashing, Seasons are starting, and reworks are dropping in the Nexus this week. Kyle and Garrett talk about how the new Season is treating them, mental preparation, HGC reactions, and more. Cont...

#206 - Into the Nexus: “Redirecting the Spotlight”

The fanfare is shifting to reworks as new hero releases become more precious in the Nexus. Garrett and Kyle break down Sonya and Medivh's reworks, how the dust has settled since the last patch, Hanamura's future, and of course emails. Cont...

#204 - Into the Nexus: “The Gut Check”

Garrett and Kyle are back and it's the first quiet week the Nexus has had in a long time. Maev was nerfed the day after last week's show so now is as good a time as ever for a gut check about the state of the game. The ITN duo talk through the most cosistent heroes so far this season and take multiple emails. Cont...

#203 - Into the Nexus: “Tough Love”

New heroes are dropping, stealth nerfs are going live, and Into the Nexus is here to make sense of it all. Garrett and Kyle discuss the heavy impact Maeiv has had on the meta, the stealth nerfs that went live, maining heroes, and the rather fact-light post from the Heroes team about matchmaking issues. Cont...

#202 - Into the Nexus: “Golden”

Jeff Cannata has ascended to new heights and is returning to Into the Nexus! Garrett, Kyle, and the freshly golden Jeff talk Maiev first impressions, Malthael concerns, new ui elements, and some interesting outliers from HGC. Cont...

#201 - Into the Nexus: “Death & Sylvanas”

Celebratory episodes are over so class is back in session on Into the Nexus! DunkTrain returns, patches are dropping, esports are shaping the meta, and the whole ITN crew is here to make sense of it all. Cont...

#200 - Into the Nexus: “200th Celebration!”

Into the Nexus turns 200 this week! To celebrate the Heroes of the Storm sent developers Jade Martin and Andrew Kinabrew on to talk about the near four years of the game. There's a lot of stories in here about creating heroes, how the game has evolved, and why certain changes release when they do. Thank you to everyone who has listened over these past 200 episodes and here's to many more! Cont...


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