The Angry Chicken


The Angry Chicken is a podcast that cracks 40 packs, throws down a 1/1 chicken w/ a +5 Enrage, all the while keeping you up to date on everything going on in the world of Hearthstone .  Each week the latest news, strategies, crazy game stories and your emails are covered. Garrett Weinzierl (StarCast), William "Dills" Gregory (The Instance), and Jocelyn Moffett (The Gamers' Inn) together host The Angry Chicken.

When: Every Tuesday at 4pm Eastern
Twitter: @TACpodcast
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#263 - The Angry Chicken: “Half Life”

The balance changes have been announced! Garrett and Joce duo-host this week's TAC and dig into what cards are getting hit with the nerf bat. Also this week Iksar weighed in on the lack of tournament beta features, qualifiers for the HCT Summer Championship kicked off, Justin Robert Young joined to talk Tempo Mage, and of course more emails from the community. Cont…

#262 - The Angry Chicken: “with Peter Whalen”

This week The Angry Chicken is joined by one of Hearthstone's game designers, Peter Whalen! Peter talks about creating Witchwood's set, how the team is gearing up for some balance changes, gives an update on the tournament beta, and shines a light on the balancing act that is Arena adjustments. The TAC trio also get into the nitty gritty of Iksar's recent comments about what Witchwood (and Wild) cards are being considered for nerfs. Cont…

#261 - The Angry Chicken: “Pruning the meta”

On TAC this week the crew talk about what appears to be a trend of the final expansion of the year having more of an impact on the Standard rotation than the first expansion of the year, Monster Hunt, Shudderwock animation changes, Control Priest, as well as some game stories and emails. Cont…

#260 - The Angry Chicken: “O Captain! Our Captain!”

No one saw this coming. Ben Brode has stepped away from Hearthstone and Blizzard Entertainment. This week The Angry Chicken comes to terms with the loss of Hearthstone's most prominent herald. The crew also tackles more shake ups on Team 5, Monster Hunt's upcoming release, Arena hotfixes, Taunt Druid, and much more. Cont…

#259 - The Angry Chicken: “Into the Witchwood”

Witchwood has come to Hearthstone and The Angry Chicken is here to try and make sense of it all. Join Joce, Garrett, and Dills as they journey deep into the woods and talk about all the weird interactions that needed hot fixing, Shudderwock's impact, Paladin's immediate reclamation of the top win rate, a new spin on Spiteful Druid, what decks they're playing, and much more!  Cont...

#258 - The Angry Chicken: “Final Witchwood Neutral Cards”

Two episodes in two days. We are now deep into the spookiest woods ever explored in Hearthstone. Part two of The Angry Chicken's final Witchwood card spoilers is here. This marks the end of card episodes for the first expansion of the Year of the Raven. Let it begin! Cont...

#257 - The Angry Chicken: “Final Witchwood Class Cards”

Part one of The Angry Chicken's two-day Witchwood card spoilers finale begins here. All hands are on deck to see what class cards lurk in the Witchwood. Cont...

#256 - The Angry Chicken: “Two Witching Hours”

The Angry Chicken is back and the crew hopes you're comfortable for a two-hour card extravaganza. After a quick update about the esports issues plaguing HCT Garrett, Jocelyn, and Dills dive head first into the largest pile of Witchwood reveals yet. Cont...

#255 - The Angry Chicken: “It’s not too OP”

It's time to celebrate the New Year in Hearthstone this week. The new year of the Raven that is. Hearthstone is celebrating by giving away more card packs and kicking off the reveal season for Witchwood. The TAC trio talk through Iksar's recent PC Gamer interview and look at the sixteen new cards that have been revealed since the last episode. Cont...

#254 - The Angry Chicken: “Calm Before the Card Storm”

A new expansion is on the horizon but we're still a week away from card reveals kicking off. In the meantime Arena received more draft adjustments, Enrage is going away, China has an official deck tracker, a StarCraft Brawl is coming this week, and the TAC crew look over a few new cards and answer more emails. Cont...


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