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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#243 - Into the Nexus: “Ting Ting Varian”

The gangs all here! Garrett, Kyle and Jeff break down the weeks news and the evolving post BlizzCon seen. Orphea is out, but with a nerf in tow she having a rough arrival. Heroes releases it’s new monetization options. The big talk of the day is surrounding Mopsio’s post about the upcoming experience changes and fears surrounding it. Cont…

#242 - Into the Nexus: “Past, Present, Future”

Past, Present and Future! This episode covers the October 31st balance patch, Current PTR to drop Monday and a glimpse at all the changes coming to Heroes over the next few months. Garrett and Kyle guide you through the wild world of Heroes fresh from their BlizzCon adventures. Cont…

#241 - Into the Nexus: “Live from BlizzCon 2018”

Garrett and Kyle are joined by Kristen and NotParadox for a very special Into the Nexus. Why is it special? Because they’re all in the same room! Coming to you live from BlizzCon 2018 the stacked episode covers Heroes’ first nexus-born hero Orphea, major changes to how experience works, and the future of Hero League and Team League. Cont…

#240 - Into the Nexus: “Overtuned 2018”

Heroes is on trial! Join us for this rollercoaster of an episode while we prepare for BlizzCon. If you are at this year event, be sure to join us for Con Before the Storm and the meet up! Find more information at Cont…

BlizzCon 2018 Amove Meetup!

When: Friday, November 2nd @ 9pm local time
Where: Bowlmor Anaheim - 400 Disney Way, Anaheim, CA 92802

Come out to the Bowlmor Anaheim Bowling Alley inside the Anaheim Gardenwalk mall after the first day of BlizzCon to meet your favorite podcasters and creators. The bowling alley is walking distance from the Anaheim Convention center. We’ll be hanging out, bowling, playing pool, playing Hearthstone, and having a drink or three!

#239 - Into the Nexus: "Three Wishes w/ NotParadox"

Community coach NotParadox joins Kyle for this week’s news wrap-up as well as a hearty dive into the future of HotS. The duo immerse themselves in a deep, forward-focused conversation about the state of the game, power creep, community education, player retention, and ideas for the future including co-op mode, unlocks, and improved communication on talents. Naturally Mal’ganis is on the table, but he takes a backseat to our many wishes for this BlizzCon. Be sure to check out Paradox’s tri-weekly Heroes of the Storm videos over at

#238 - Into the Nexus: "Eternal Burger"

It’s Mal’ganis! A very stoked Kyle is joined by an equally stoked Jeff Cannata for a rundown of all the big news of the week, including, most importantly, the incoming dreadlord. What follows after can be best described as balance forensics as we analyze the most recent balance patch to better understand its impact on our home games. All roads lead to BlizzCon.

#237 - Into the Nexus: “League of our own”

It’s early to say it, but Team League feels great. On this episode of Into the Nexus, Garrett and Kyle share their experience with the new solo capable ranked experience. Kerrigan has continued her reign of terror and will likely receive a nerf next week. The BlizzCon schedule has also been announced and with it comes speculation for the future of the game. Cont…

#235 - Into the Nexus: “Passing Wind”

Season 3 2018 is coming to a close! Season 4 begins next week, September 24th. To get you ready, Garrett and Kyle host a meaty episode full of Live Balance changes, a Developer AMA and a PTR changes with a Garden of Terror rework alongside a Kerrigan and Brightwing update. All of this punctuated by the discussion surrounding solo lane tanks and solo queue Team League. Cont…

#234 - Into the Nexus: “Ebb and Flow”

Kyle Fergusson, Garrett Weinzierl, and Jeff Cannata are all here for the latest episode of Into the Nexus. Garden of Terror is getting a rework, Mephisto has settled at a healthy winrate, BlizzCon speculation is in full swing, and the crew also tackle the latest matchmaking woes. Cont…


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