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
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#167 - Into the Nexus: “Missed Connections”

The latest Into the Nexus is here and Heroes of the Storm is turning two! The two year anniversary event begins this Tuesday with Loot Chest-awarding daily quests and new celebratory portraits to earn. Garrett and Kyle also preview this weekend's HGC Crucible, discuss the roster shakeups, breakdown HGC stats from this year, add their tips to the latest Core Concepts, and take emails from the ITN community. Cont...

#166 - Into the Nexus: “Genji’s Impact”

Into the Nexus has returned with Jeff Cannata to create a trio worthy of breaking down the state of Heroes of the Storm this week. A new patch has come, D.Va is live, as are the reworked Alarak and Tyrande, more Battlegrounds have been thrown into the mix, a new raptor mount has our hosts losing it, and there are always emails from the ITN community to be read. Cont...

#165 - Into the Nexus: “Time to raise my APM”

D.Va is on the PTR and coming to Heroes of the Storm very soon! Into the Nexus returns to talk all about the latest Overwatch hero to come to the game. Also this week the PTR balance update went live early, Tyrande and Alarak have major reworks on the PTR, and Kyle talk about stutter-stepping and why you should always be auto attacking. Cont...

#164 - Into the Nexus: “With Your Support”

What is different about Into the Nexus this week? DunkTrain is back and kicking off his monthly guest appearances thanks to our Patrons! This week the trio talk Try Hard for Good, what it was like coaching Scarra from League of Legends, HGC ushering in the Genji-free Genji patch, the double support meta, and emails from the ITN community. Cont...

#163 - Into the Nexus: “Heroes 2.GOOOOO!”

It is here! Heroes of the Storm 2.0 has launched and has ushered in a new era of Blizzard's MOBA! Garrett and Kyle dive into how the launch week has been, the announcement of D.Va, Uther's rework, and spend the last 30 minutes diving deep into a new-player-friendly strategy discussion. If you're new to Heroes definitely check out the end of the show. Cont...

#162 - Into the Nexus: “Stay positive, don’t die”

Into the Nexus and Jeff Cannata have returned and it's yet another big week for Heroes! Genji and Hanamura are coming to Heroes of the Storm, 2.0 (might) be launching next week, a big balance update just went live, mega bundles are on there way, and LoL pros are getting together with Heroes pros for charity. Cont...

#161 - Into the Nexus: “Drain the Bear”

Into the Nexus has returned and brought with it a lot of Solo Laner strategy! Garrett and Kyle broke down what to look for, what Battlegrounds for which heroes, and how to counter certain Solo Laners. Also this week the duo talked Heroes of the Dorm, the return of HGC, 2.0's rarity update, and many emails. Cont...

#160 - Into the Nexus: “Tell me what you taunt, what you really really taunt”

This week on Into the Nexus Heroes of the Storm is going back to Diablo 2. Cassia the Amazon has arrived in the live game and, while Garrett and Kyle both love her kit, she isn't performing as well as some might prefer. The duo also tackle the latest balance update, the most brutal nerf in a long time, Mastery Taunts, Veteran Loot Chests, the Dev Q&A, power spikes, and some listener emails. Cont...

#159 - Into the Nexus: “Heroes 2: Electric Boogaloo”

Kyle and Garrett are back from the Heroes Summit, Jeff Cannata is back for his monthly episode, and Into the Nexus is back to talk 2.0! Heroes of the Storm's biggest overhaul is already live on the PTR and coming to the live game in a months time. New progression, loot boxes, emojis, skins, voice overs, taunts, sprays, and more are all being added to the game. Capping it all off is the latest hero to join the fray, Diablo 2's Amazon Cassia. Cont...

#158 - Into the Nexus: “World of Main Tanks”

Take out your textbooks and turn to the Warrior section because Into the Nexus is taking you to Tank School today. Heroes of the Storm is still in flux for many players and Kyle has come to the realization that it's time for him to buckle down and become a star Muradin. Garrett and Kyle talk what tanks to take when, what bruisers complement which tank, MVP Black's return to victory lane, Brightwing's upcoming update, and much more Heroes of the Storm goodness. Cont...


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