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Now displaying: May, 2016
May 25, 2016

Cherz Luvs! Epizoad 25 of Teh Clalvlary iz hear! This intro will make more sense after you listen to us ramble a bit. But then again, you're not reading this because you're PLAYING OVERWATCH RIGHT NOW OMG IT IS OUT GUYS OMG WHY AM I WRITING THIS?!

On this episode, we talk about stuff! Starting with the game launch, of course, but then onto Jeff Kaplan's launch day interview found here: https://www.facebook.com/PlayOverwatch/videos/614129325411546/?__mref=message_bubble

Then, Multi discusses his Coke eSports launch event experience. And the underwhelming Agents Activating event.

Battle tags exchanged for free? What what? https://us.battle.net/support/en/article/breaking/20124502

There were animated shorts! Watch them!

"Dragons": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oJ09xdxzIJQ

"Hero": https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cPRRupAM4DI

There were comics! Read them!

"A Better World": http://comic.playoverwatch.com/en-us/symmetra-a-better-world

"Mission Statement": http://comic.playoverwatch.com/en-us/pharah-mission-statement

Tournament Talk was our discussion of the Heroes Rising rule set, found here: http://esportsarena.com/events/2016/May/overwatch.html

And the Main Discussion is about Blizzard's direct response to cheating: http://us.battle.net/forums/en/overwatch/topic/20743596231

Finally, community content shoutout goes to this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cE8Pw_-0P0U&feature=youtu.be

Holy crap, can I go play now? 

If you like what you heard, please feel free to leave us a review on iTunes or Stitcher, as well as follow us on Twitter @TheCavalryShow, where you can also find a link to our Discord channel. Also, we are on Facebook at Facebook.com/TheCavalryShow and you can E-mail us at TheCavalryShow@outlook.com.

 

May 11, 2016

Cheers, loves! The Cavalry is back with Episode 24! This week, we've got Kevin Ellis aka Multizord, Matt Zornes aka Slambo and guest-host-whatever, Alex Keeler aka EndBoss joining us to talk some Overwatch.

First thing's first, we recorded on Monday, which was the final day of the Open Beta. The group discusses its feelings about the Open Beta versus the Closed.

Next, Overwatch launch events are sprouting up around the country. Details can be found at: https://www.tugg.com/titles/overwatch-launch-celebration

Roll Greed on this new loot from Jinx.com: https://www.jinx.com/shop/coll/overwatch/

Slambo makes a very special announcement...winner winner, chicken dinner. Specifically the number 7 combo with the Chicken Quesadilla, no lettuce on the hard taco and a Pepsi.

Next, the crew is "Going Legit" with Junkrat and Roadhog...hhh...https://comic.playoverwatch.com/en-us/junkrat-roadhog-going-legit

Then onto tournament talk.  The Overcasters casted the Discord NA tournament over the weekend.  Super huge thanks to Hex again for the hookup. Here are your VOD's for those games now:

Day 1: https://www.twitch.tv/theovercasters/v/65481726

Day 2 - Part 1: https://www.twitch.tv/theovercasters/v/65482445
Day 2 - Part 2: https://www.twitch.tv/theovercasters/v/65484036

Aim botting took center stage in Overwatch community controversy this week.  It's like Buttgate all over again! The video referred to in this section is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7CX-AepyRFU and a video in which this may have likely happened to EndBoss himself is listed here: https://www.twitch.tv/theendboss/v/65579207

Lastly, Community Content Shoutout goes to Battle(non)sense's YouTube video "Overwatch Netcode Analysis" found here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vHO6Ky-w0UQ&feature=youtu.be&app=desktop

If you like what you heard, please feel free to leave us a review on iTunes or Stitcher, as well as follow us on Twitter @TheCavalryShow, where you can also find a link to our Discord channel. Also, we are on Facebook at Facebook.com/TheCavalryShow and you can E-mail us at TheCavalryShow@outlook.com. Thanks again to The Overcasters for joining us once more. You can follow EndBoss on twitter @EndBossTV or on twitch.tv/theendboss. Or of course on Twitch.tv/theovercasters.

May 4, 2016

Cheers, loves! Episode 23ofThe Cavalry is here! Joining us this week are Kevin Ellis akaMultizord, Stephen Parrish aka Tankzord and Matt Zornes aka Slambo.BUT WAIT! We have a very special guest this week...Hexagrams. Ifyou don't know Hex yet, he's one of the main Overwatch castersfromGosuGamers.

To start, the crew gets to know him with a round table setofinterview-ish questions. No need to spoil the content right now,just listen!

Open Beta is up right now for early access, and again onMay...4th for the Western Hemisphere? Details: http://us.battle.net/overwatch/en/blog/20100169/

That Reinhardt Dragon comic or whatever is here: https://comic.playoverwatch.com/en-us/reinhardt-dragon-slayer

And IGN's The Making of Overwatch documentary can be foundhere! ttp://www.ign.com/videos/2016/04/27/the-making-of-overwatch-blizzards-first-world-in-17-years-starts-with-a-robot-war

After that, the main discussion continues bombarding questionsat Hex, who gives tips on how to apply to pro scene's meta to youraverage weekend warrior team logging into the Beta this weekend.And lastly, we round it out with some listener questions for Hex aswell. No need to spoil much here--just tune in, and you'll get theidea.

If you like what you heard, please feel free to leave us areview on iTunes or Stitcher, as well as follow us onTwitter@TheCavalryShow, where you can also find a link to ourDiscord channel. Also, we are on Facebook atFacebook.com/TheCavalryShow and you can E-mail us at TheCavalryShow@outlook.com.Thanks again so much to Hex for joining us this week!  You canfollow him on Twitter @hexagrams and on twitch.tv/hexagrams.

 

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