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
iTunes: ITN on iTunes

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#286 - Into the Nexus: “Ambassador Tyrael”

Your BlizzCon revealed, at least in art form. Mecha Tyrael is your Heroes of the Storm Ambassador, and Kyle and Garrett are here to cast their hopes and predictions into the internet aether. The dudes also give you the rundown of blue post and a big meta breakdown since the balance patch.

#285 - Into the Nexus: “Putting the HOT in HOTS”

Hotslogs is under new management, it's us! But Garrett and Kyle are here to also bring you all the Heroes of the Storm happenings, not just their newest project and acquisition. High MMR players are getting quick queues, but with mixed results and Blizzard has heard their cries of woe. We also heard from the blues about Kel’thuzad frustrations and the big upcoming D.Va rework. Finish it of with your emails and a special helping of thank yous to our patrons over at

#284 - Into the Nexus: “Just Pick Jaina”

Into the Nexus is back! Garrett and Kyle are joined by a fan favorite guest this week! Not_Paradox joins this week’s show to rock us through a massive balance patch including the Qhira update and some minor, but meaningful, changes to the main meta picks. Some very exciting things for Kel’thuzad but you should be looking at Imperius and Jaina, details inside this episode, don’t forget the show notes for builds. We wrap up the show with Patron emails for our special guest.

#283 - Into the Nexus: “The Bronze Situation”

Garrett and Kyle are back to bring you the hot HOTS’ness from around the web. We got that Bronze Update and it's as complicated and mysterious as our initial predictions had suspected. We also get a preview at an incoming Nova updated. Next, we break down a recent Tower Priority post into an educational run down on why you should use you summons and perhaps try to sell you on playing Johanna. Finished off with your emails and more!

#282 - Into the Nexus: “Post-Qhira”

Hot show, hot fix! Garrett and Kyle bring you a fresh rundown of everything happening in the Nexus including the developing poke meta and a brand spanking new Li Ming build to enjoy. Garrett is all about that Malthael and Kyle has been playing tons of Stitches. Qhira bug fix means a nerf and we got a sneak peak at the upcoming Whitemane update. Your emails and more, makes this a complete Into the Nexus for your listening pleasure. 

#281 - Into the Nexus: “Bitin’ Butts & Winning Games”

A big week for Heroes and we’ve got you covered. Garrett and Kyle dissect all the big news including Qhira release, Storm League Season 1 launch and the Developer AMA on reddit. The ranked points are unknown, the system is new, we have at the options for the future and the guys break it down. We also know the new rank distribution. All factors considered, the cadence is great and makes us feel good about the future of Heroes of the Storm.

#280 - Into the Nexus: “Revolving Sweep the Leg”

The duo is back with the new hit on the block, Heroes of the Storm! Garrett and Kyle run down Qhira, the new Nexus hero and her rad kit. But that's not all! While it may not be news to the hardcore, the new rank system is making waves across the internet and causing quite the buzz. We also have a new map rotation, Braxis Update, your emails and more! 

#279 - Into the Nexus: "Rip it Good with Jhow"

Jhow joins the show to drop knowledge and teach you how to RIP IT with maximum efficiency. With Garrett on vacation, Kyle leads you through coverage of the Movement Speed statements from the AMA and into a hefty, crunchy strategy segment with our special guest. Tanks, soak, supports and hopes for the 2019 Christmas update, it’s all here in a very special episode.

#278 - Into the Nexus: “Movement Mayhem”

An early episode speeds its way to you reporting on all the positional mayhem. The winners the losers and those that need to change, heroes are in flux. We take on the comments from reddit and our own community. Kyle and Garrett also have some hidden tips for you Alexstrasza and Valla players. Finishing up with your emails and more! We’ll see you next week. 

#277 - Into the Nexus: “Ten Percent”

On today’s Into the Nexus, we motion for a movement! A migration is taking place. We accelerate into the future of unknowns. A flight of fancy or a journey towards disaster? Only time will tell. Garrett and Kyle take you on a journey through all the balance updates including the movement speed increase; hitting all the important stops along the way.


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