Ep 35 – BETA! Who’s Your Gyro?

Tuesday, January 13, 2015 | HotScast Episode #35 | Hosts: Vincent (Rilandune), Mike (Fimlys), & Kali (NerdiChar)
Special Guests: Adam (RandomGeek) & Dave (Ceraphus)

HotSCast - Heroes of the Storm Closed Beta Launches with Sky Temple and Thrall

SKINS & MOUNTS

Mike: With the Beta there were new skins and mounts.. There was Crypt King Tassadar, Desert Queen Zagara, Luxorian Monkey Brightwing and Hellhammer Thrall (and his Master Skin).. Mount we had the Magic Carpet Mount. There is a Bundle for the Luxorian stuff that just has the skins and the mount or you can get the heroes, skins and mounts Bundle.

Adam: Crypt King Tassadar may be the best skin ever….ever.

Kali: Some visual/art updates to quite a few of the existing skins. See patch notes. New skins and mounts coming/already in game solo or as bundles:

Elder Chen
Crypt King Tassadar
Festival Li Li
Luxorian Monkey Brightwing
Lunar Tiger Mount
Magic Carpet Mount
Thrall
Master Thrall
Hellhammer Thrall
Desert Queen Zagara

Blizzard announced that three random items in the shop will be on sale each week, starting today. This is a great way to collect all of the Heroes, mounts, and skins on a budget.

This week’s sale is:
Arthas
Crown Prince Arthas skin
Vampire Hunter Valla skin

http://us.battle.net/heroes/en/forum/topic/15699634571 

– more info on weekly store salesE-SPORTS & TOURNAMENTSAdam: Community Rules Update to Tournaments

Kali: Ranked play is here, and draft play is coming! See patch notes.

Hero League and Team League

Link: http://us.battle.net/heroes/en/blog/17345415/coming-soon-hero-league-and-draft-mode-1-9-2015

NEW HEROES

Mike: There is a Thrall bundle that includes his Hellhammer Thrall

The epic trailer!

http://us.battle.net/heroes/en/blog/17528770/thrall-hero-week-1-13-2015 – Thrall hero week blue post

PATCH NOTES

http://us.battle.net/heroes/en/blog/17345414/heroes-closed-beta-patch-notes-january-13-2015-1-13-2015

http://us.battle.net/heroes/en/forum/topic/15698855165 – addendum to main patch notes

NEW BATTLEGROUNDS

Adam: I need to play it… plain and simple.

Kali: Sky Temple is here!

Potential Show Titles:

In With The Skin
She Is EEEEEEEEEVIL

Ranks ALWAYS Matter
Macro’d Trash Talk
The Wiener Genie
New York System Hot Wieners
The Greek Sweat
Arm Pit Wieners
Who’s Your Gyro? *****
Adam Years For Armpit Hot Dogs

Enjoy!!