Cheers, loves! Episode 78 of The Cavalry is here! Joining us this week are Matt Zornes aka Slambo and joining us back and blazing in is Melissa Schissler aka Melarina.
(For the OCD like me: The "I" was left lowercase in the title on purpose.)
Opening up this episode is a discussion on... dare we say it... playing other games rather than Overwatch?! Taking a break is sometimes a good thing. We talk about what else we play and what a healthy balance is in gaming.
Then it's onto Overwatch news: Reminder: The Cavalry Never Dies #1 - 7/29 - 6PM PST http://challonge.com/cnd3v3
The commish Nate Nanzer gives us the biggest update to date on the first seven OWL cities: Boston, New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Miami-Orlando, Seoul and Shanghai. https://overwatchleague.com/en-us/ http://video.majorleaguegaming.com/Jfb0FNJ_m1W https://www.thescoreesports.com/news/14755 A Fantasy league will be attached to OWL and we LOVE THE IDEA!: https://www.heroesneverdie.com/2017/7/12/15959592/overwatch-league-fantasy-sports
Praise him! The church of Kaplan has a quick service today and it starts with some love for the German heartthrob: https://us.battle.net/forums/en/overwatch/topic/20757627622#post-1 Then we briefly touch on the scripture of Kaplan: https://us.battle.net/forums/en/overwatch/topic/20757706588?page=2#post-24 We are blessed with some map win rates, even if they may be skewed: https://us.battle.net/forums/en/overwatch/topic/20757527371#post-2 Papa Jeffy Kap Kap then sends up home to think on our sins with the new punishment systems: https://us.battle.net/forums/en/overwatch/topic/20757607399#post-2
Main Discussion is ALL ABOUT THAT FIST, BOUT THAT FIST aka The Nigerian Nightmare aka Doomfist! Good thing Mel had the numbers all ready to go! We all know slambo needs help with his numbers: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-uKkAyLPJe0 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vaZfZFNuOpI
Tournament talk breaks down: Apex Season 3 Playoffs and upcoming Grand Finals: http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/Overwatch_APEX/Season_3 The Overwatch World Cup qaulifiers have begun in ShangHai: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BoKK6cRXn6Q&feature=push-u-sub&attr_tag=y0JqdRvbeyrRxgiF-6 https://www.twitch.tv/playoverwatch https://worldcup.playoverwatch.com/en-us/#group-stage Lastly we touch on the BEAT Invitational - Season 2: http://wiki.teamliquid.net/overwatch/BEAT_Invitational/Season_2
Community Content Shoutout goes out to Big Hundo, someone we met playing the game and they made a video worth watching!: https://www.youtube.com/user/jamesliles1994
Tankzord's community plea is null this week, as he could not make it.
And that's it for this week! See you next week, loves!
@melschissler - Mel's twitter!
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