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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#153 - Into the Nexus: “DunkTrain Returns”

Into the Nexus is back and so is DunkTrain! With Kyle away Garrett is partnering up with Dunk to drop many beats because it's Lucio launch week. The duo talked the latest support to come to the game, additional balance changes from what was seen on the PTR, why Tassadar is so good in pro-games versus solo-queuing, how Murky is a total beast now, and brought things home with quite a few emails. Cont...

#152 - Into the Nexus: “Skate or Die”

If you're watching this on video we know it says #151 but it is indeed episode #152 of Into the Nexus! This week Kyle and Garrett drop the beat on Lucio first impressions, PTR patch highlights, surprising meta shifts in HGC, and take some emails from Next week is going to be a big one for support players and Murky fans! Cont...

#151 - Into the Nexus: "Patron Hangout #13"

This episode of Into the Nexus is a Patron Hangout. Those supporting ITN on Patreon can call in and join the show! Huge thanks to all of the Patrons who made this episode possible. Cont...

#150 - Into the Nexus: “Lost but smiling”

On Into the Nexus this week, things have changes a lot, Kyle and Garrett are a little lost but still having a great time. A sizeable balance update went live the day after last week's episode, hero roles will be getting revamped in the future, and the ITN duo spend a good amount of time digging into a few emails from players struggling in today's ever-changing Heroes of the Storm meta. Cont...

#149 - Into the Nexus: “Specing Subtlety”

Into the Nexus is back and so is the internet's own Jeff Cannata! Jeff joins Garrett and Kyle as they dissect Heroes of the Storm's latest addition Valeera, the Lunar Festival, HGC's big kickoff, Heroes of the Dorm 2017, and answer emails from the inbox. Cont...

#148 - Into the Nexus: “In-A-Gadda-Va-Leera”

Into the Nexus returns and we're preparing our Flares as Valeera is on the horizon. Next week Warcraft's scantily-clad blood elf Rogue joins Heroes of the Storm. Garrett and Kyle give their first impressions on Valeera, deconstruct the novel that is Tassadar's rework, take emails and more! Cont...

#147 - Into the Nexus: “Heroic Balance”

This week on Into the Nexus Earthquake and Bloodlust are STILL really good. Garrett and Kyle dive into last week's last-minute balance update, the kickoff of HGC 2017, the strength of easy-to-use Heroics, what to ban after all the recent changes, and wrap things up with some emails from the ITN community. Cont...

#146 - Into the Nexus: “Too Soon Junior”

Happy Heroes New Year everyone! Into the Nexus has returned just in time to talk about the addition of Zul'jin. Also this week Garrett and Kyle break down the latest balance update, explain the changes to Armor, go over Battleground Hero picks, and talk Hero-specific MMR. Cont...

#145 - Into the Nexus: “Really Exciting Trees”

Into the Nexus is back for one last 2016 hurrah! Zul'jin's talents are out, Heroes' own Battleground Designer John Deshazer opened up about the changes to Haunted Mines, and Denial left Heroes esports. Garrett and Kyle also burned through some Battleground quick-tips, talked about how to fight tunnel vision, and much more! Cont...

#144 - Into the Nexus: “Zul’jin got an arm for Winter Veil”

It's the last Into the Nexus before Winter Veil weekend and Team 1 has come baring gifts! Well gifts to some heroes and nerfs to other. But the biggest gift of all was the announcement that the Amani warlord Zul'jin will be the next addition to Heroes of the Storm! Garrett and Kyle talk about all of the changes, the new hero, and take tons of emails before filling their cups with egg nog and stomping the ladder into the night! Cont...


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