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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#175 - Into the Nexus: “Hilariously Wrong”

ITN hits early this week to be hilariously wrong about the new hero. Garrett and Kyle also take a look at the fallout of the latest patch, developers' recent comments on Diamond 3, stealth design, and multiple emails with a new-player angle. Cont...

#174 - Into the Nexus: “Incentivization”

Into the Nexus returns to follow the infested Battlecruiser Captain's orders! Stukov is now live, as is the Xul rework. Garrett and Kyle also bust through the new balance changes, possible incoming loss forgiveness, Nazeebo bugs, and a bursting strategy mailbag. Cont...

#173 - Into the Nexus: “Zerg Russian”

The Amove Twitchpocalypse is over, DunkTrain is back, and the Zerg Support Stukov is on the PTR. The ITN trio discuss their first impressions on the latest hero, Hanamura's changes, Xul's rework, and what Garden of Terror returning to Hero League means for players of Heroes of the Storm. Cont...

#171 - Into the Nexus: “Mid-Season Fallout”

Jeff Cannata is back on this week's episode of Into the Nexus! The Mid-Season Brawl has wrapped and left in it's wake a permeating feeling of epic esports prowess, stellar production, and surprisingly satisfying finals (twice!) that inspires all of us to try and make an Uther/Illidan comp work in a pick-up-game. Kyle, Garrett, and Jeff look at the top picks and have a chat about whether or not those heroes are safe picks at their respective ranks. The ITN community also lent a plethora of wacky and unique draft outcomes as fodder for a strategy mailbag segment this week. Cont...

#170 - Into the Nexus: “Reaping the Benefits”

Malthael and his accompanying patch has come Into the Nexus! This week Garrett and Kyle talk placements, trying to make the new hero work in Quick Match, the inflating skin tint number, the Mid-Season Brawl, hard numbers for Immortals DPS, and emails from the ITN community! Cont...

#169 - Into the Nexus: “To the Windows! To the Thrall!”

Into the Nexus ups to a trio this week with DunkTrain returning! The timing couldn't be better either because the PTR patch is a big one. Thrall is getting a major rework and it's looking great. Malfurion is getting a major rework and it's looking... well, DIRE. Dunk, Kyle, and Garrett plow through these reworks, their first impressions on Malthael, the start of the Mid Season Brawl, and how they're prepping for the new season. Cont...

#168 - Into the Nexus: “No one can stop death”

Death comes for the Nexus because Malthael has been revealed as the next hero! Garrett and Kyle return for a brand new Into the Nexus covering Malthael's kit, the latest balance update, and multiple new resources to improve your Heroes of the Storm play. Cont...

#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...


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