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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#246 - Into the Nexus: “Growing Pains”

Experience changes are incoming, but perhaps not the way you expected: This is a Into the Nexus investigative report! The community is in an uproar after pro players have expressed their dissenting opinions. Blizzard has addressed the issue, but something big is coming next week regardless! Stitches, Sylvanas and HGC news to follow all guided through by your fair and balanced reporters, Garrett and Kyle. Cont…

#245 - Into the Nexus: “The Power Pie”

Balance, Reworks, Drama; this episode has it all! The Call of the Nexus has landed and it brings with it a hearty update the games Quick Match compositions. A hearty sylvanas patch is followed by a preview of the upcoming Stitches and Sylvanas changes. Then join us for a tour the recent reddit happenings as Esports and MMR come under fire. That and more on this week’s Into the Nexus with Kyle and Garrett! Cont…

#244 - Into the Nexus: “Thanksgiving Mailbag”

Happy Thanksgiving to all of our listeners! Into the Nexus is coming to you early this with a big old mailbag. This week, a massive strategy break down of Braxis Holdout and Towers of Doom followed by general emails from our Patrons and listeners. We’ll see you all next week at our regular time! Cont…

#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.


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