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Jun 21, 2017

Cheers, loves! Episode 76 of The Cavalry is here! Joining us this week are Matt Zornes aka Slambo and Stephen Parrish aka Tankzord.

Opening up this episode the nerds announce their apperance at Blizzcon 2017 and the Con Before The Storm!
For more details, go to:
https://www.kickstarter.com/projects/d20crit/con-before-the-storm-2017
http://www.conbeforestorm.com/

Then it's onto Overwatch news:
We will not have an episode next week (6/26-6/30), but will be back after that.
Twitch and Blizzard team up to give Overwatch, Hearthstone and Hots loot, as well as sign a deal that guarantees Blizzard eSports to be streamed on exclusively on Twitch.
https://twitch.amazon.com/prime/loot/overwatch?countryCode=us
http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20170620005229/en
All World Cup Rosters now visible:
https://worldcup.playoverwatch.com/en-us/#group-stage
Team USA vs Team Canada @ E3 2017
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_U2oOBPL4pw
Was it fair?
https://www.reddit.com/r/Competitiveoverwatch/comments/6hjsgx/was_team_usa_vs_team_canada_a_fair_match/
D.Va voice actor hints at something this Friday... #Hype!
https://twitter.com/CharletChung/status/876918550862077952
Immortals teams up with AEG, does this mean an Overwatch League Slot is reserved?
http://www.gosugamers.net/overwatch/news/44769-immortals-enter-partnership-with-aeg
Korean OW Open Division integrated with Apex
https://www.over.gg/4549/korean-open-division-integrated-with-road-to-apex
July 7th is BEAT invitational Season 2 with 5k on the line!
https://beat.gl/overwatch-beat-invitational-season-2-announcement/


Praise him! The church of Kaplan's sermon:
Onions… Don't cry like us when reading this post and Papa Jeffy Kap Kap's reply.
https://us.battle.net/forums/en/overwatch/topic/20755557052?page=3#post-60
After roasting that nerd last week, PJKK decided to make nice. Praise him for his grace.
https://esports.hollywood.com/overwatch-jeff-kaplan-apologizes-for-roasting-rude-forum-poster-b4952d8944fb


Main Discussion is all about how the new map release was handled. Should Blizzard give it a week before releasing the new maps in compeitive? Also, TotemlyDrunk hijacks the show notes mid episode and adds some flavor to the Main Discussion.

Tournament talk breaks down:
Apex Season 3:
http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/Overwatch_APEX/Season_3

Overwatch Contenders Season Zero:
http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/Overwatch_Contenders/Season_Zero/North_America
http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/Overwatch_Contenders/Season_Zero/Europe


Community Content Shoutout goes to ThatPunchKid - Quality Overwatch Meme Videos
https://www.youtube.com/user/Aj4Shizzle


Tankzord's community plea is null this week. Tune in next week for a rant.


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

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