Convert to Raid Presents: The podcast for World of Warcraft and other Blizzard Games!

For videos, audios, and all things CtR, join us online at http://converttoraid.com

John Horstmann (Well Played and The Payload podcasts), Sharku (Adults with Jobs) and Gizmo (Lords of the Storm) join the crew this week to talk about WoW and more!

Intro
13:05 - CtR Guild Anniversary!
15:50 - Nighthold opens!
24:10 - End Cinematic for Nighthold
31:00 - Upgrading Legendaries
35:15 - BC turns 10
35:50 - The Nostalrius Situation (Discussion)
54:10 - Heroes of the Storm: New hero, sandbox
58:55 - Hearthstone Q&A and Communication
1:09:10 - Overwatch Q&A
1:11:15 - StarCraft 2 New Maps, Contest
1:14:00 - eSports: HotS, Overwatch, Hearthstone, SC2
1:19:30 - Listener Question: Raid Leading a Casual Team
1:33:00 - Outro

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/converttoraid or individually:
Pat Krane -- http://twitter.com/PatKrane
Gizmo -- http://twitter.com/Gizmozord
John -- http://twitter.com/KickedTripod
Sharku -- http://twitter.com/Sharku_CTR

Direct download: bnn_22.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 3:17pm CDT

For videos, audios, and all things CtR, join us online at http://converttoraid.com

Tattva (Line of Sight Gaming), Sharku (Adults with Jobs) and Gizmo (Lords of the Storm) join the crew this week to talk about WoW and more!

Intro
9:15 - CtR Guild Anniversary!
14:40 - Patch 7.1.5 goes live - what's new?
24:20 - Nighthold raid begins Jan. 17
28:55 - World First Problems - Competitive player woes with Legion
1:04:00 - Heroes Update - new heroes!
1:08:05 - Overwatch Update - New map!
1:12:00 - eSports Update - HotS, Hearthstone, eSports Annual Earnings
1:19:00 - Outro

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/converttoraid or individually:
Pat Krane -- http://twitter.com/PatKrane
Gizmo -- http://twitter.com/Gizmozord
Tattva -- http://twitter.com/LoS_Gaming
Sharku -- http://twitter.com/Sharku_CTR

Direct download: bnn_21.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:51pm CDT

For videos, audios, and all things CtR, join us online at http://converttoraid.com

John Horstmann (Well Met and The Payload at BlizzPro.com) joins Pat Krane this week to talk about WoW and more!

Inside, Pat and John discuss the Mei holiday event in Overwatch, The latest on when the Nighthold raid comes to Legion, rumors of Terry Crews voicing a Blizzard character, and a bunch of esports in both Hearthstone and Overwatch!

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/converttoraid or individually:
Pat Krane -- http://twitter.com/PatKrane
John Horstmann -- http://twitter.com/KickedTripod

Direct download: bnn_20.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 8:16pm CDT

For videos, audios, and all things CtR, join us online at http://converttoraid.com

John Horstmann (Well Met and The Payload at BlizzPro.com) joins Pat Krane for a Battlenet News Break to quickly go over this week's news. Then Pat and Sloot from Serenity (#2 raid team in the world) talk all things Legion!

Intro: Battlenet New Break

15:00 - Sloot interview

1:13:00 - Outro

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/converttoraid or individually:

Pat Krane -- http://twitter.com/PatKrane

John Horstmann -- http://twitter.com/KickedTripod

Direct download: SR_19.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 4:18pm CDT

For videos, audios, and all things CtR, join us online at http://converttoraid.com

Want to help Pat on his new ebook for beginning podcasters? Head to PodcastLaunchPad.com to sign up!
Tee shirts on http://converttoraid.com/store are $14 for a limited time!

John Horstmann (Well Met and The Payload at BlizzPro.com) and Jules Scott (Tauren Think Tank and Slaying Demons podcasts) join the crew this week to talk about WoW and more!

Intro
15:40 - Secondary Stat Squish (PTR)
23:30 - Shadow Priest changes on the PTR
29:30 - Legendaries RNG
42:30 - Nostalrius coming back?
53:20 - Ion Hazzikostas Q&A coming
54:10 - Heroes of the Storm on the PTR
1:00:00 - Hearthstone - New Expansion
1:15:20 - Overwatch - Game of the Year! Plus Holiday season coming soon
1:22:40 - eSports - Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm
1:25:30 - Outro

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/converttoraid or individually:
Pat Krane -- http://twitter.com/PatKrane
Jules -- http://twitter.com/JulesRPG
John Horstmann -- http://twitter.com/KickedTripod

Direct download: bnn_19.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:47pm CDT

For videos, audios, and all things CtR, join us online at http://converttoraid.com

Want to help Pat on his new ebook for beginning podcasters? Head to PodcastLaunchPad.com to sign up!
Tee shirts on http://converttoraid.com/store are $14 for a limited time!

John Horstmann (Well Met and The Payload at BlizzPro.com) and Gizmo (Lords of the Storm) join the crew this week to talk about WoW and more!

Intro
15:00 - Legion from a World First Raider's perspective: Legendaries
17:45 - Discussion: Race to World First, Mythic Raiding Coverage
44:30 - Dave Kosak joins Hearthstone!
57:00 - Overwatch: New patch, new map, Season 3
1:00:00 - eSports: Overwatch and Heroes of the Storm
1:05:45 - Outro

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/converttoraid or individually:
Pat Krane -- http://twitter.com/PatKrane
Gizmo -- http://twitter.com/Gizmozord
John Horstmann -- http://twitter.com/KickedTripod

Direct download: bnn_18.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:26pm CDT

For videos, audios, and all things CtR, join us online at http://converttoraid.com

Get free shipping (until 11/30/16) from http://jinx.com when you use the code CTR at checkout!

John Horstmann (Well Met and The Payload at BlizzPro.com), Gizmo (Lords of the Storm) and Tattva (Line of Sight Gaming) join the crew this week to talk about WoW and more!

Intro
4:20 - Blizzard Black Friday Deals
7:50 - Gizmo's take on 1v1 in Overwatch
12:30 - World Boss: The Soultakers
15:50 - Mythic Trial of Valor and team bans
28:10 - Patch 7.1.5 and class balance
30:55 - Artifact Knowledge catch up mechanics
38:00 - Legendaries and bad luck protection
43:00 - Hearthstone heroic brawls
56:30 - Heroes of the Storm: Varian, stats, and sales
1:02:40 - Overwatch: Symmetra changes
1:10:20 - eSports: Overwatch and HotS
1:17:40 - Outro

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/converttoraid or individually:
Pat Krane -- http://twitter.com/PatKrane
Tattva -- http://twitter.com/LoS_Gaming
Gizmo -- http://twitter.com/Gizmozord
John Horstmann -- http://twitter.com/KickedTripod

Direct download: bnn_17.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 12:25pm CDT

For videos, audios, and all things CtR, join us online at http://converttoraid.com

Get free shipping (until 11/30/16) from http://jinx.com when you use the code CTR at checkout!
Tee shirts on http://converttoraid.com/store are $14 for a limited time!

John Horstmann (Well Met and The Payload at BlizzPro.com), and Sharku (Adults with Jobs) join the crew this week to talk about WoW and more!

Intro
12:45 - Trial of Valor Mythic and LFR open!
16:05 - Developer Q&A with Ion Hazzikostas: a Look into 7.3, Karazhan, and content in general
20:20 - Sidetrack: How people play WoW may have changed. Raiding, 5 man and other content
31:40 - Back on track: Karazhan, artifact transmog, Kirin Tor quests, keystone dungeons, legendaries and more
36:15 - 7.1.5 on the PTR - spec balancing, new holidays and more
40:35 - HotS: Varian Wrynn, Overwatch cross promotion
49:00 - Hearthstone: Inside the new expansion
58:25 - Overwatch: Sombra, select screen changes, new game modes, etc.
1:08:15 - eSports - Desyncronizing Blizzard eSports
1:16:00 - Special mention: Scott Johnson interviews Chris Metzen
1:17:00 - Outro

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/converttoraid or individually:
Pat Krane -- http://twitter.com/PatKrane
John Horstmann -- http://twitter.com/KickedTripod
Sharku -- http://twitter.com/Sharku_CTR

Direct download: bnn_16.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 2:35pm CDT

For videos, audios, and all things CtR, join us online at http://converttoraid.com.

 

In this special report, the CtR crew gives their opinions, views, and first hand accounts from Blizzcon 2016 in Anaheim, CA! They talk about the Overwatch League and what that could mean for eSports, the Diablo announcements, and oh yeah... ALL OF THE WORLD OF WARCRAFT COMING SOON™. Enjoy!

 

Direct download: SR_16.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 1:30pm CDT

In this special report, Jules Scott (Tauren Think Tank) joins Pat Krane to give you an overview of Blizzcon 2016!

 

Inside, they discuss the panels and other events for those watching (or rewatching) on the Virtual Ticket, those stages and activities only seen in person, the Blizzard esports scene, and some of the planned gatherings happening over the long weekend. We hope you all have a great time during Blizzcon 2016 whether or not you're going to the show, and we'll see you next time!

 

Follow us on Twitter at http://twitter.com/ConvertToRaid or individually:

Pat - http://twitter.com/PatKrane

Jules - http://twitter.com/JulesRPG

Direct download: SR_15.mp3
Category:Video Games -- posted at: 4:44pm CDT