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Now displaying: May, 2017
May 31, 2017

Cheers, loves! Episode 72 of The Cavalry is here! Joining us this week are Matt Zornes aka Slambo, Stephen Parrish aka Tankzord.

Opening up this episode is a brief discussion about the free weekend and it's impact.

Then it's onto Overwatch news:
Season 5 starts tomorrow @ 5pm PST 5/31
No single player coming at this time
https://twitter.com/PlayOverwatch/status/869370652427378688
Devs will work on Rein + latency issue
https://pvplive.net/c/overwatch-blizzard-investigating-lag-in-reinhardts

Praise him! The church of Kaplan's sermon covers his answers to the cries from the community on this event's skin cost:
http://www.pcgamer.com/jeff-kaplan-acknowledges-overwatch-anniversary-event-loot-box-complaints/

Main Discussion is all about the potential new map and maybe hero tease? We doubt Hammnond is a new hero, but we will see! Let’s discuss and talk timeline.
https://twitter.com/PlayOverwatch/status/869358115812106240

Tournament talk covers the belated finsih of the final Overwatch Monthly Melee
Apex Season 3 showcasing EnvyUS vs BK Stars
http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/Overwatch_APEX/Season_3
Congrats to Selfless for winning the Overwatch Rumble - May:
http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/Overwatch_Rumble/May

Community Content Shoutout goes to Heroes Never Die. A consistently great Overwatch podcast.

Tankzord's community plea is mini-sized this week. Be friendly!

And that's it for this week! See you next week, loves!

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 26, 2017

Cheers, loves! Episode 72 of The Cavalry is here! Joining us this week are Matt Zornes aka Slambo, Stephen Parrish aka Tankzord.

We open today with a chat on Overwatch's Birthday! Happy one year!!

Then it's onto Overwatch news:
Game of the year edition on sale for $20 off:
https://us.battle.net/shop/en/product/overwatch
Introducing Greatness: Ovwerwatch Contenders:
https://playoverwatch.com/en-us/blog/20793057
A great read for any Overwatch player:
http://www.pcgamer.com/how-lean-play-and-quick-fights-can-help-you-win-in-competitive-overwatch/

Praise him! The church of Kaplan's sermon covers his interview with PC gamer:
http://www.pcgamer.com/i-feel-like-we-have-barely-scratched-the-surface-blizzard-on-hero-design-balance-and-the-future-of-the-overwatch/

Main Discussion is all about the anniversary event from the stream, to skins, maps, dance emotes and more!

Tournament talk covers the belated finsih of the final Overwatch Monthly Melee
Apex Season 3 showcasing Rogue vs. Lunatic Hai

Community Content Shoutout goes to Spyder! Check out his channels on youtube:
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0LWMh1Muf5bd9LyhgkMKuw
https://www.youtube.com/user/GamersDigestPodcast

Tankzord's community plea covers the terrible industry of buying boosted accounts and its impact on the accomplishment within competitive Overwatch.

And that's it for this week! See you next week, loves!

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 18, 2017

Cheers, loves! Episode 71 of The Cavalry is here! Joining us this week are Matt Zornes aka Slambo and Stephen Parrish aka Tankzord.

We open this week with Tankzord's experience in his first COW League Minutemen night. He was hookin' for Bob

Then it's onto Overwatch news and there is a lot:
Season 4 ends May 29th @ 00:00 UTC(Mat 28th 8:00pm EST): https://us.battle.net/forums/en/overwatch/topic/20754936049#post-5
Hammers eSports + TCL Chinese Theatres = Hollywood eSports:
http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/CORRECTION-TCL-Chinese-Theatre-and-Hammers-Esports-Create-Hollywood-Esports-1002014880
Overwatch art hard cover and special editions AND Overwatch comic anthology hard cover coming soon:
http://www.darkhorse.com/Search/Overwatch
Week 4 (and final) of the Nexus Challenge 2.0. 10x loot chests in OW and HOTS
https://twitter.com/PlayOverwatch/status/864594539247312897

Praise him! Checking into the church of Kalpan and this week we have Papa Jeffy Kap Kap with Wired magazine for a fun video of him answering twitter questions:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LKg7_qGhWVc

Main Discussion covers the one year anniversary event and it made us happy and a little sad to look back:
May 23 - June 12 - One Year Anniversary Celebration
Overwacth Free Weekend - May 26-29 (all platforms)
https://twitter.com/PlayOverwatch/status/864903375086796800
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N-nf4nqdZRA

Tournament Talk updates a little on Apex Season 3 and we have our groups for the final AMM!

Community Content Shoutout goes to Watchpoint: Radio and their new AMAZING host: BlazzinBob aka Bobby Schissler

And that's it for this week! thanks to all for your continued patronage--and he's not going anywhere. Not really, anyway.

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 10, 2017

Cheers, loves! Episode 70 of The Cavalry is here! Joining us this week are Matt Zornes aka Slambo, Stephen Parrish aka Tankzord and making his uber-triumphant return is Kevin Ellis aka Multizord

Multizord is back and we checkin with him on his life in and out of Overwatch. He has a big announcement to share with the world! *AIRHORNS*

Then it's onto Overwatch news:
There is a lot of news to cover this week and we BREAK IT DOWN!
D.Va is out in the Nexus and the guys discuss how she looks: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HlrAD_fkZ74&t=0s
Week 3 of the nexus challenge is live: http://us.battle.net/heroes/en/heroes20/nexuschallenge20/
World Cup Groups are announced and we discuss the stand out groups and also the committee selected for the USA: https://worldcup.playoverwatch.com/en-us/#group-stage
New division within Blizzard to support the OWL and OWWC: http://us.blizzard.com/en-us/news/?d=2017-5

Church of Kaplan:
Papa Jeffy Kap Kap's forum replies of the week:
https://www.reddit.com/r/Overwatch/comments/6a6h19/all_of_jeffs_responses_today/
*PRAISE HIM*

Main Discussion the guys talk about the Overwatch League. NFL owners buying slots in the OWL and is this causing smaller esports organizations to lose their chance at getting a slot for themselves?

Tournament talk covers the past weekend CyberPower PC Extreme and remind everyone that Apex season 3 in full swing:
http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/CyberPowerPC_2017_Extreme_Gaming_Series/Spring_Invitational
http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/Overwatch_APEX/Season_3

Community Content Shoutout goes to Ohnickel because needs some love after the reddit pitchfork controversy: https://www.youtube.com/user/ohnickel

And that's it for this week! See you next week, loves!

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 3, 2017

Cheers, loves! Episode 69 of The Cavalry is here! Joining us this week are Matt Zornes aka Slambo, Stephen Parrish aka Tankzord.

We open today by reflect on the Uprising event now that it is over. Did we get what we wanted? What comes next?

Then it's onto Overwatch news:
Vote for your World Cup representatives: https://worldcup.playoverwatch.com/en-us/#voting
Nexus Challenge 2.0 week 2 is live! Get your D.Va police skin in OW and busan police bike in HOTS!

Main Discussion revolves around Doomfist speculation/leak: https://imgur.com/rdsT7jy
also, we talk about the youtube channels being updated: https://ow-17.reddit.com/r/Overwatch/comments/68q3bd/overwatch_youtube_playlist_updated_with_a_new/?utm_content=title&utm_medium=hot&utm_source=reddit&utm_name=Overwatch

Tournament talk covers Apex Season 3 with Rogue and Envy and slambo's Reddit OW Casting experience
http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/Overwatch_APEX/Season_3

Community Content Shoutout goes to the NerdOut YouTube channel!
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCMvETSFFkMOADyrGBj3gbWA
OW Playlist: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL4yfH73G0YsJsInHyX81WXcTZYxMoygU-

And that's it for this week! See you next week, loves!

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.

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