Golden Wisp Episode 50: Troggs Rule!

Episode 50 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. Hot fixes and fatigue changes
  2. Captain Blackheart's Treasure Tavern Brawl
  3. League of Explorers Week 2 - Uldaman Wing
  4. No Wing this week
  5. Frodan on Seatstory IV Performance
  6. Chandyland joins Hearthlytics
  7. Overview of Wing 2 cards 
  8. Time2Win Invitational
  9. Gamegune 2015
  10. Tournament Meta
  11. The Meta
  12. Decklist of the Week: Reynad's Aggro Shaman
  13. iTunes Reviews

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Game of the Week is Jac0b0 on Aggro Druid vs. Firebat on Aggro Druid (Russian): https://youtu.be/wQMzqSq90X8?t=47m38s

TempoStorm Meta Snapshot: https://tempostorm.com/hearthstone/meta-snapshot/meta-snapshot-38-there-can-be-only-one

Liquidhearth Power Rankings: http://www.liquidhearth.com/forum/hearthstone/498711-power-ranks-league-of-explorers-week-1


Golden Wisp Episode 49: Hats on Hats on Hats with Strelzik!

Episode 49 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. Rag vs. Nefarian returns
  2. Wing One, Temple of Orsis review
  3. Class cards 4x more likely to come up during Discover
  4. Old cardbacks may be purchasable in the future
  5. Gnimsh leaves Cloud9
  6. ManaLight signs Raven, releases Frezzar and Ersee
  7. Stancifka and Ignite no longer on Luminosity, Luminosity signs Darkwonyx
  8. Elky joins Liquid
  9. Extra Credits episode on RNG
  10. Reddit interview with Mike Donais
  11. ADWCTA and Merps leave HearthArena
  12. Interview and Card Review with Strelzik
  13. SeatStory Cup IV
  14. Tournament Meta
  15. The Meta
  16. iTunes Reviews

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Strelzik Links: https://twitter.com/strelzik, http://www.twitch.tv/strelzik

Game of the Week is SuperJJ on Mage vs. Gaara on Paladin: https://youtu.be/DiYOAm-lues?t=28m51s

Mike Donais interview: https://www.reddit.com/r/hearthstone/comments/3sh8do/blizzcon_interview_with_mike_donais_senior/#blizz

Extra Credits episode on RNG: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0V5eq4IQ6Go

TempoStorm Meta Snapshot: https://tempostorm.com/hearthstone/meta-snapshot/meta-snapshot-37-goodbye-blizzcon-hello-league-of-explorers



Golden Wisp Episode 48: A Champion is Crowned, an Adventure Begins

Episode 48 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. Mechazod Brawl
  2. The League of Explorers Announced!
  3. Previewing Wing 1 - Temple of Orsis
  4. BLIZZCON FINALS
  5. Tournament Meta
  6. League of Explorers Meta Predictions
  7. iTunes Reviews/Coaching Sessions

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Game of the Week is Ostkaka on Rogue vs. Thijs on Mage: https://youtu.be/sDNFGRqV6rQ?t=30m16s

League of Explorers Cards and Wings: http://www.hearthpwn.com/guides/1079-the-league-of-explorers-a-hearthstone-adventure


Golden Wisp Episode 47: Off to BlizzCon!

Episode 47 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. Webspinner Brawl repeated
  2. Unite against Mechozod Brawl!
  3. Challengestone coming to Blizzcon!
  4. Tides and Hafu likely out at Cloud 9
  5. Forbes article on how Archon pulled off ATLC
  6. State of the Game
  7. PGL Winter Tavern Tales at Dreamhack Cluj
  8. BLIZZCON ROUND OF 16
  9. Tournament Meta
  10. The meta

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Game of the Week 1 is Purple on Rogue vs. Neirea on Secret Pally: https://youtu.be/3JbXVoQzpxc?t=1h12s

Game of the Week 2 is Hotform on Rogue vs. Neilyo on Warrior: https://youtu.be/nQm0gOykTbg?t=1h7m21s

TempoStorm Meta Snapshot: https://tempostorm.com/hearthstone/meta-snapshot/meta-snapshot-36-blizzcon-hype

Liquidhearth power rankings: http://www.liquidhearth.com/forum/hearthstone/497747-power-ranks-blizzcon-finalists-special-edition

Forbes article on Archon: http://www.forbes.com/sites/richardprocter/2015/10/31/atlc-hearthstone-archon-amaz-twitch-blizzard/



Golden Wisp Episode 46: Shifting through Blizzcon

Episode 46 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. Who's the Boss Now Tavern Brawl
  2. Activision Blizzard launches new division dedicated to eSports
  3. Japan players get free packs!
  4. Frodan article on positive energy and casting
  5. Brian Kibler on Silence in Hearthstone
  6. Challengestone 4
  7. HS Arena
  8. Tournament Meta
  9. BLIZZCON predictions
  10. The Meta
  11. Decklist of the week: New Grim Patron Warrior
  12. iTunes Reviews and thanks

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Frodan article on casting: http://frodan.com/2015/10/23/casting-call-1-the-power-of-positive-energy/

Brian Kibler on Silence: http://www.pcgamer.com/brian-kibler-on-why-silence-is-not-golden-in-hearthstone/

Blizzcon groups and classes: http://www.gosugamers.net/hearthstone/features/4526-here-s-what-classes-the-blizzcon-finalists-are-playing-a-graphical-analysis-the-championship

Decklist of the week: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CR7WwaHWsAAc2ee.png

Tempo Storm meta snapshot: https://tempostorm.com/hearthstone/meta-snapshot/meta-snapshot-35-5000-patrons-in-the-wind

Liquidhearth Power Rankings: http://www.liquidhearth.com/forum/hearthstone/497126-power-ranks-102-the-throne-is-empty



Golden Wisp Episode 45: Nias, The People's Champ

Episode 45 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. Alec casting community gaming league tournament in NYC this weekend
  2. Overwatch Beta coming October 27th 
  3. Randomonium Tavern Brawl
  4. Patron nerf is live!
  5. Reactions to Patron nerf
  6. ADWCTA video
  7. Ben Brode Designer Insights Video
  8. Nias Interview
  9. Play It Cool 24 Hour Stream
  10. Starladder Series Finals
  11. Tournament Meta
  12. The Meta
  13. iTunes Reviews

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Nias links - Twitter: @nias1HS, Twitch: http://www.twitch.tv/nias1

Community Gaming League Tournament in NYC: https://www.reddit.com/r/hearthstone/comments/3oq8mr/hi_nyc_redditors_were_trying_to_bring_the/

PC Gamer Article with pro reactions to patron nerf: http://www.pcgamer.com/warsong-commander-nerf-goes-live-hearthstone-pros-react/

Ben Brode on Patron: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PprkXykU5xM&feature=youtu.be

ADWCTA on the nerf: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ja1GjBLWyi4&feature=youtu.be

Game of the Week: Stancifka on Control Warrior vs. Thijs on Secret Paladin: https://youtu.be/GFrQsHazN3M?t=41m44s


Golden Wisp Episode 44: So long, Warsong

Episode 44 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. NERF TO WARSONG COMMANDER NEXT WEEK
  2. Clockwork Card Dealer Brawl
  3. New Adventure announcement soon?
  4. Amnesiac joins Archon
  5. Lifecoach interview with Redbull
  6. Forsen interview with PC Gamer
  7. HearthArena Companion launches
  8. SeatStory 4 coming
  9. NA Regionals
  10. Tournament Meta
  11. The Meta, post-patron predictions
  12. iTunes Reviews

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Warsong nerf announcement: http://us.battle.net/hearthstone/en/forum/topic/19288409377

SeatStory 4 trailer: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YHQhp9ZpkdI

Lifecoach interview with RedBull: http://www.redbull.com/en/esports/stories/1331752113295/lifecoach%E2%80%99s-blizzcon-plans-and-helping-hearthstone

PC Gamer interview with Forsen: http://www.pcgamer.com/forsen-i-havent-been-happy-playing-hearthstone-in-a-long-time/

Game of the Week, JAB on Mage vs. Trump on Druid: https://youtu.be/89C76biaYQQ?t=1h58s



Golden Wisp Episode 43: Beware! Aggro Druids ahead!

Episode 43 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. Annoy-o-tron vs. Boombot Tavern Brawl
  2. Hearthstone Japanese release
  3. Nihilum's Hearthstone team moves to G2
  4. Dog joins Team Liquid
  5. Maverick retires from professional Hearthstone
  6. Impact joins ManaLight
  7. ESports teams making demands
  8. Play It Cool Race to Legend returning October 16th
  9. PC Gamer interview with Brian Kibler
  10. EU Championships
  11. Asia-Pacific Championships
  12. eSports Arena $25K invitational
  13. Tournament meta
  14. The Meta
  15. Decklist of the Week: Cursed's Aggro Druid

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Decklist of the Week: http://prntscr.com/8nnuwi

PC Gamer interview with Brian Kibler: http://www.pcgamer.com/brian­kibler­interview­hearthstone/

Tempo Storm Meta Snapshot: https://tempostorm.com/hearthstone/meta-snapshot/meta-snapshot-32-the-accomplishments-and-heroes-of-ladder




Golden Wisp Episode 42: Finding Home with Powder

Episode 42 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. Underdog Rules Tavern Brawl
  2. New Patch notes
  3. Bloodyface on lessons learnt from NA Regionals
  4. Team ManaLight Powder Interview
  5. Starladder Series continues
  6. Abios Gaming Grand Tournament
  7. Firebat Swiss Open
  8. Tournament Meta
  9. EU Regionals Preview
  10. The Meta
  11. Decklist of the week: Fatigue Warrior

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Where you can find Powder: 

Twitter: @ML_Powder   Twitch: twitch.tv/manalightgg  Team ManaLight twitter: @ManaLightGG

Decklist of the Week: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CQCDAJfUsAAVekA.png:large

Game of the week is Crimzig on Druid vs. EmailSupport on Warrior: http://www.twitch.tv/hero_firebat/v/17908455?t=374m4s 

Patch Notes: http://us.battle.net/hearthstone/en/blog/19899927

Tempo Storm Meta Snapshot: https://tempostorm.com/hearthstone/meta-snapshot/meta-snapshot-31-another-season-is-ending

Liquidhearth Power Rankings: http://www.liquidhearth.com/forum/hearthstone/495696-power-rank-september-93-patron-druid-handlock

Bloodyface on lessons learnt from NA Regionals: http://www.liquidhearth.com/forum/hearthstone/495591-my-lessons-from-the-regional-qualifiers


Golden Wisp Episode 41: Storming your castle with my Dreadsteed

Episode 41 of everyone's favorite 0 cost podcast!

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This week's topics:

  1. Portals for Tavern Brawl again
  2. Blizzcon cardback
  3. Na'vi adds Hearthstone team
  4. Dreamhack Winter announced
  5. Updated Arena Class Tier List from ADWCTA
  6. Ben Brode interview with PCGamer
  7. Hearthstone casting discussion
  8. StarLadder Series continues
  9. NA/EU Regional Qualifiers
  10. The Meta
  11. Decklist of the week: Dreadlock

Here are the links we discussed for this week's episode:

Decklist of the Week: http://www.hearthpwn.com/decks/329409-dreadlock-control-with-guide

Game of the week is Strelzik on Control Warrior vs. Bloodyface on Handlock: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=P-N8hH5utGU?t=48m13s

Tempo Storm Meta Snapshot: https://tempostorm.com/hearthstone/meta-snapshot/meta-snapshot-30-whose-ladder-is-it-anyway

Ben Brode interview: http://www.pcgamer.com/hearthstones-ben-brode-on-rng-esports-and-the-rise-of-secret-paladin/

ADWCTA Arena Class Tier List: http://hearthstoneplayers.com/arena-class-tier-list/