Podcast by Blizzard Watch
Every week the Lore Watch podcast explores the story and lore of Blizzard titles including World of Warcraft, Diablo, Overwatch, or any other games that interest us. Join hosts Matthew Rossi, and Joe Perez for an in-depth look at the evolving stories of the games we all love.
Join host Victor Lucas from The Electric Playground in Vic’s underground man cave as he and his awesome guests discuss the videogames they’re playing, the movies they’re watching, the comics they’re reading, the toys they’re playing with, and all the happenings in the entertainment industry! You know, the cool stuff that lets us all Play Forever!
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss the clean up crew for Sargeras' sword, the missing time of Gul'dan's skull, and what other game genres Blizzard titles should explore.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the story that only Blizzard could tell, the idea of a vacation expansion, and the connection between the Titans and Eternal Ones.
Victor Lucas is joined by Dee Bradley Baker, Jennifer Corbett and Brad Rau to talk about Lucasfilm’s new Disney+ show, Star Wars: The Bad Batch! Official EPN Merch is available at EPN.tv/Merch Watch EPN: YouTube.com/EPNtv Thank you for Listening and Subscribing to & Reviewing Vic’s Basement! #PlayForever…
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the power vacuum in the Burning Hells given the absence of the greater evils, if Anduin's blade can recover from its own corruption, and the story they want to see the most in the upcoming Sylvanas novel.
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss the latest patch 9.1 PTR news about the evolution of the legendary item system, the release of Daisy, the new charity sloth pet , and news from the Heroes of the Storm dev teamDi Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore if Azeroth is immune to corruption as a Titan, the cosmic connection of Elune and Yrel, and a spoiler quest in Korthia from the upcoming patch 9.1.
DM Joe Perez continues his Overweald D&D campaign as our intrepid crew recover from their encounter with the Grinning God just in time to be sent on a quest to a far away land. Virtutes Instrumenti by Kevin MacLeodLink: incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4590-vi…-instrumentiLicense: filmmusic.io/standard-license…
Victor Lucas is joined by Batroc, Georges St. Pierre, and acclaimed director, Kari Skogland, to talk about their terrific work on Marvel’s The Falcon And The Winter Soldier! Official EPN Merch is available at EPN.tv/Merch Watch EPN: YouTube.com/EPNtv Thank you for Subscribing, Sharing and for your Review! #PlayForever…
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss the surprise departure of longtime Blizzard game dev Jeff "Tigole Bitties" Kaplan, the emotional cost of spoilers, and the possible special role of the Forsaken in the fight against The Jailer.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the stories and lore behind The Burning Crusade, the past and future of the Illidari, and the possible connections between the Ethereals and Oribos brokers.
This week Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss the datamined information coming out about patch 9.1 on the PTR, why Hearthstone has deeper lore than WoW in some areas, and the state of legendaries in the Shadowlands expansion.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the updates they'd like to see for WoW legendaries, the changes Blizzard has made to Burning Crusade Classic, and the upcoming Diablo 2 Resurrected limited alpha test.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss what WoW could learn from recent popular games, the upcoming 9.1 PTR, and the ins and outs of the Shadowlands mission table.Di Blizzard Watch
Victor Lucas is joined by ScreenRant.com’s Rob Keyes to dissect the heavily hyped, long awaited, Justice League Zack Snyder Cut! Let’s Go! Thanks for Listening, your Review and for Subscribing! Watch EPN: YouTube.com/EPNtv Official EPN Merch: EPN.tv/Merch #PlayForeverDi Victor Lucas
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore what kind lore resets Blizzard could consider if they launched an entirely new WoW game.
*** Incorrect episode posted earlier. This is the correct episode, number 3.DM Joe Perez continues his Overweald D&D campaign as our intrepid crew find themselves in the big tent of the interplanetary circus where they must confront the mysterious Grinning God and his minions to get out alive.Virtutes Instrumenti by Kevin MacLeodLink: incompetech.f…
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss what class they would like to see next for Diablo 4, the free 58 boost for Burning Crusade Classic launch, and activities for a WoW solo player maxed out on Covenant gear.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez continue their exploration of Diablo class lore, this time covering the Paladin, Crusader, and Templar.
Victor Lucas has his friend Parris Lilly over to hang out in the Basement and talk about all of the things going on in games, particularly the huge repercussions of the Xbox and Bethesda deal! Let’s Go! Thanks for Listening, for your Review and for Subscribing! Watch EPN: YouTube.com/EPNtv For EPN Merch: EPN.tv/Merch #PlayForever…
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss how addons may have slowed development of new UI features, the idea of Animamancer class, and if faction-based storylines should be in every expansion.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez focus this week's episode on digging into the lore of the Wizard, Sorceress, and Druid Diablo classes.
Victor Lucas invites three experts to the Basement to chat about a favorite topic around The Electric Playground, Superhero Videogames… • TQ JEFFERSON, CPO of Survios and producer on countless Marvel video games, including Treyarch’s classic Spider-Man 2! • EVAN NARCISSE, comics writer for Marvel and others, author of Rise of the Black Panther and …
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss WoW Patch 9.0.5 that just dropped, Diablo 3 PTR patch 2.7.0 for Season 23, and just who the heck is Diablo 4's big bad, LilithDi Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss the news of how class balance will be addressed when The Burning Crusade Classic servers launch, the Diablo 3 patch 2.7.0 Follower changes, and the missing pieces of the Covenant campaigns.Di Blizzard Watch
Victor Lucas is visited by David Jaffe, the fiery and hyper-intelligent creator of the God of War and Twisted Metal franchises! Enjoy this great sit down conversation that is years in the making! Thanks for Listening, your Review and Subscribing! Watch EPN: YouTube.com/EPNtv Check out EPN Merch at EPN.tv/Merch #PlayForever…
On this week's podcast, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore what side Sylvanas could take in patch 9.1, the nature of the keys the Jailer is searching for, and what is the goal of a certain lich in the Maldraxxus storyline.
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss more of their impressions of the BlizzConline 2021 announcements.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez dedicate this episode to exploring the lore implications of the patch 9.1 cinematic revealed at BlizzConline this weekend.
DM Joe Perez continues his Overweald D&D campaign by leading our hapless crew through a realm-spanning circus with a dark secret. No, not the revelation that Marisy loves corn dogs. The *other* dark secret.Virtutes Instrumenti by Kevin MacLeodLink: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4590-virtutes-instrumentiLicense: https://filmmusic.io/standard…
Victor Lucas brings back Bill Roper for a deeper dive into his history of great game making at Blizzard, Disney, Cryptic, Flagship and more! Thanks for Listening, Reviewing Vic’s Basement and for Subscribing! Watch Vic’s Basement at YouTube.com/EPNtv Check out EPN Merch at EPN.tv/Merch #PlayForeverDi Victor Lucas
In this special edition of the Blizzard Watch Podcast, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez are joined by site staff Cory, Ted, Liz Patt, and Liz Harper to talk about their impressions of the just finished BlizzConline 2021.Di Blizzard Watch
In this BlizzConline 2021 special podcast, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez interview WoW's Lead Narrative Designer Steve Danuser. They focus on Sylvanas, what makes Shadowlands characters special, and revisiting characters like Draka.
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore Patch 9.0.5 currently on the PTR, what BlizzConline panels they are looking forward to, and how they think loot can be improved in WoW Shadowlands.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the history of the Drust, the feud between Odyn and Helya, and how the soul stones in the Diablo universe keep the demons in check. Or do they?
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss the announcements from Blizzard earnings call, what other mobile games could Blizzard be working on, and if the long-awaited WoW Classic Burning Crusade expansion will be announced at next week's BlizzConline.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the clues that point to Kel'Thuzad's growing influence in the Shadowlands, how Night Elves can move forward now that Darnassus is gone, and why Kyrians continue to deliver souls into the Maw knowing it's strengthening the Jailer.
Victor Lucas welcomes Bill Roper, a long time game maker with a great history at companies like Blizzard, Disney and many more. He’s worked on epic games and he’s got some epic stories to tell! Thanks for Listening, your Review and for Subscribing! Watch: YouTube.com/EPNtv Check out EPN Merch at EPN.tv/Merch #PlayForever…
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss what announcements they want and don't want from BlizzConline 2021, how the game could create better customizations for each spec, and are we seeing the end of the storylines created by the team led by Chris Metzen in Warcraft III?Di Blizzard Watch
Victor Lucas welcomes Sean Velasco, Designer, and Celia Schilling, Marketing Manager, from Yacht Club Games to celebrate the launch of Cyber-Shadow! The conversation will also dig into the company’s history with development and the creation of Shovel Knight, now working as a partner and publisher for other devs and to get a peek into what’s next! T…
This week Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore what kind of raids we could see from other zones similar to Castle Nathria from Revendreth, the fate of the Scourge now that the Helm of Domination is destroyed, and what clues are pointing to a possible Dragon Isles expansion.
DM Joe Perez kicks off his D&D campaign by throwing our hapless adventurers, played by Liz, Rossi, Deb, and Andrew, into Overweald, a land sitting at a crossroads of multiple realms that hides quite a few surprises, both merry and murderous.Music: Virtutes Instrumenti by Kevin MacLeodLink: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/4590-virtutes-instrum…
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the Blizzard acquisition of the Vicarious Visions game studio, the possible role of the Nephalem in Diablo 4, and which WoW expansion didn't succeed, but didn't fail.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore how the First Ones have shaped the Shadowlands, if the Winter Queen is the key to the Forsaken who want to return to life, and a Tirisfal Glades mystery stretching all the way back to Vanilla.
Nintendo will probably have news on a new Switch any day now so Victor Lucas invited three friends to chat about the possibilities and what everybody wants from a new Switch! Switch Pro? Super Switch?! The New Switch? What’s it going to be called!? Here is The Next Nintendo Switch with guests, EP’s Jose Sanchez and Shaun Hatton and Sam Machkovech f…
This week on the Blizzard Watch Podcast, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez discuss what announcements they expect to see at next month's BlizzConline 2021, if skipping the leveling campaign in WoW Shadowlands for an alt is worth it, and what to do with all of those Blizzard CDs, figurines, and books piling up at home.…
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the lore ramifications of the Night Fae covenant campaign now that all of the story quests have been unlocked. The entire episode is one big spoiler if you haven't run the Ardenweald campaign yet.
This week Matt Rossi and Joe Perez talk about the new Twisting Corridors wing of Torghast, the Overwatch Kanezaka Challenge, and which Blizzard game experience that hooked them.Di Blizzard Watch
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the question of Anduin's strategy while he remains captive, the nature of how the Jailer empowered the runic sword, and what Shadowlands realm would have taken Sylvanas if she was not turned by the Lich King.
Victor Lucas welcomes Mike Williams from PCMag, Sam Machkovech from Ars Technica’s and Behr Safi to the Basement to discuss 21 games that the guys hope come out this year! Watch Vic’s Basement at YouTube.com/EPNtv EPN Merch is available at EPN.tv/MerchDi Victor Lucas
This week, Matt Rossi and Joe Perez explore the problems with World Quest gear scaling in the Shadowlands, the Diablo 3 anniversary event, and how different versions of Azeroth heroes can exist together.Di Blizzard Watch