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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#217 - Into the Nexus: “How Best to Test”

Lunara and Diablo are getting some big reworks and Into the Nexus is here to break it all down. Garrett and Kyle also talked upcoming Ranked Play enhancements, dev AMA highlights, and how best to test reworked heroes. Cont…

#216 - Into the Nexus: “Back in the Crosshairs”

May 9th brought a massive balance patch to Heroes of the Storm. Garrett and Kyle talk through supports being targeted for nerfs, buffs, reworks, and the upcoming Diablo rework. Cont…

#215 - Into the Nexus: “Unleash the Lore!”

ITN returns to see how the dust has settled after last week's Deckard patch. Kyle and Garrett talk a new Deckard build, Warhead Junction changes, the Rise of the Raven Lord comic, the Dark Nexus event, Grubby's Silver League Tier List, and combatting toxicity. Cont…

#214 - Into the Nexus: “Motion for a Potion”

Dunktrain makes his triumphant return! Garrett and Kyle rewind the clock and talk about all that has been going down since Dunk last join the show. Then we get into the nitty gritty of the new live support, Deckard Cain while talking about his impact and HGC. Finished out with some emails on team play.

#213 - Into the Nexus: “Play Awhile and Listen”

Don't let the new logo fool you, Into the Nexus still brings the same Heroes commentary every Thursday. This week Garrett and Kyle are joined again by Jeff Cannata. The trio talk Deckard Cain first impressions, dev AMA highlights, the PTR balance patch, fan favorite announcers, HotS player count, and more. Cont...

#212 - Into the Nexus: “Tempo Storm’ing”

The Nexus is in flux! Kala and psalm join this week to talk about what it's like coaching and playing for Tempo Storm, Hero League as pro-players, Fenix, how to grow Heroes esports, and much more. Garrett and Kyle also break down the latest patch and the many announced changes to the game. Cont...

#211 - Into the Nexus: “Stay Awhile and Listen”

Stay awhile and listen to two Blizzard nerds in disbelief of the fact that Diablo's own Deckard Cain is finally coming to the Nexus. Garrett and Kyle break down the kit of one of the most famous characters within Blizzard's games. They also talk about the new emphasis on lore from the Heroes team, an incoming Fenix nerf, what to do when your picks aren't meta, and give some advice on trying new supports. Cont...

#210 - Into the Nexus: “Order of the Fenix”

Kyle has returned and the ITN Archon has reformed just in time to die horribly to a dragoon. Fenix is live and kicking trash despite his launch nerf. Garrett and Kyle also break down the hero updates, the StarCraft Brawl, PAX East teasers, and the current meta. Cont...

#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...


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