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
Stitcher Radio: ITN on Stitcher

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#199.5 - Into the Nexus: “Hot and Bothered”

ITN is back and the Nexus is burning from a napalm strike of changes. Garrett and Kyle break down Blaze the Firebat's release, the changes to laning, the hero buffs and nerfs, how the meta has changed, how to own early game, and more! Cont...

#199 - Into the Nexus: “Crude Oil”

Blaze the Firebat has lit up the PTR and Into the Nexus is here to stoke the flames. Garrett and Kyle talk the new hero, Malfurion's rework, upcoming changes to lengthen game time, and take some more emails from the ITN community. Cont...

#198 - Into the Nexus: “Plathell”

2017 is coming to a close, but not before Into the Nexus records one more podcast! Garrett, Kyle, and Jeff Cannata are all here to talk about this year in Heroes of the Storm, the holiday meta, and take quite a few emails. Cont...

#197 - Into the Nexus: “The Dust Settles”

To say much has happened since the last episode of Into the Nexus would be an understatement. Luckily DunkTrain is returning to help Kyle and Garrett sort out just what has happened in Hero League. The trio talk HL resets, the dropping of performance-based MMR, the Garrosh rework, what to ban and pick right now, and more community emails. Cont...

#196 - Into the Nexus: “The Reset Button”

Into the Nexus returns for what may be the single most impactful patch in the history of Heroes of the Storm. The laning phase, in-game camera, mercenaries, and the amount of arrows shot at you will never be the same again! Garrett and Kyle talk how this change has landed and also how Team 1 is dealing with the personal rank adjustment issues. Cont...

#195 - Into the Nexus: “The times they are a-changin'’”

The dust from the Supportocapysle has settled just in time to make way for this Tuesday's game-changing patch. Garrett and Kyle talk through how the meta has shaken out in a week, what to expect from Hanzo when he releases, and gives one last refresher on the myriad of changes about to land in Heroes of the Storm. Cont...

#194 - Into the Nexus: “Supportocalypse!”

The patches just keep on coming in Heroes of the Storm. Garrett and Kyle return to fight their way through the Supportocalypse and see just how hurt the healers of HotS are. A five percent nerf across the board for healers has hit the live game and there's an even larger patch still in waiting on the PTR. What does this mean for the Heroes meta? Listen for episode 194 and find out. Cont...

#193 - Into the Nexus: “They’re not called Happybats”

There is a huge Heroes of the Storm patch that just hit the PTR. Into the Nexus is also recording early this week to make way for turkey eating. That means an early and meaty ITN covering sweeping changes to things like the in-game camera, towers, orbs, stealth, mercenaries, objective timers, and much more. Join Garrett, Kyle, and Jeff Cannata before you enjoy some extra Heroes games over the long weekend. Cont...

#192 - Into the Nexus: “Bound by Life”

Alexstrasza the Life Binder has come to Heroes of the Storm! Garrett, Kyle, and DunkTrain are all here to talk about the surprising challenges they're facing with the new Dragon Aspect. They also talk about Li Li's rework, upcoming MMR changes, rosterpocalypse, Volskaya strategy, and emails from the ITN community. Cont...

#191 - Into the Nexus: "Live from BlizzCon 2017"

Garrett, Kyle, and DunkTrain all sat down in the same room and recorded a new episode of Into the Nexus while at BlizzCon! Alexstraza, Hanzo, new stealth mechanics, major changes to laning, personal MMR, the trio talk all of the Heroes of the Storm news spilling out of BlizzCon 2017. Cont...


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