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Technically PvP

Technically PVP is a podcast about player versus player content in the game World of Warcraft. We delve into various aspects of PvP, analyzing them to learn how to be better at PvP. Gerissar, is a PvP novice. He is joined by Andallyn and Windstead to discuss many topics. The information provided is good for the novice to Ranked players. Occasionally, we have guests to provide their expert points of view.
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Oct 20, 2016

Episode 9 -  Tol'viron Arena

 

Upcoming WoW PVP Events

Blizzcon World Championships - first matches start Friday 28 Oct at 11am PDT

 

WOW PVP NEWS

NA Regionals Happened - Method took first place.  Congrats to CDew, Snutz, Smexxin, and BeanBoy

Korean Regionals Happened - Congrats to Longzhu Gaming (Codingthree, Shipit, Vitdubuk

Brazil Championships happened - This is Brasil took first place.  Congrats to

 

Subject of Analysis

Today we will discuss, Tol’viron Arena.

We only discussed this for a short period of time.  There is an extensive impromptu discussion about the racial imbalance for the later third of the podcast!  Enjoy!

 

Warcraft PVP Scene

Warcraft PVP Brackets:

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/rbg

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/3v3

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/2v2

http://www.arenamate.net/

 

Finding Us

Ryan (Victor's Sanctum)

https://twitter.com/RyCP1209

https://twitter.com/VictorsSanctum

http://www.victorssanctum.com/

 

Windstead (The Rated Battleground)

https://twitter.com/windstead84

windstead@gmail.com

 

Technically - https://www.twitch.tv/technically_pvp

https://twitter.com/Techically_PvP

Technicallypvp@gmail.com

Oct 6, 2016

Episode 8 - Rogues

Upcoming WoW PVP Events

NA R2Blizzcon Regionals

Asia Regionals

 

WOW PVP NEWS

Method Legion Invitational finished with NG Black winning overall

Season 1 has been open for two weeks - meta still being decided.  Where do DHs fit in?

EU R2Blizzcon regionals finished last weekend - quite the showing.  Lost some teams do visa issues.  Method held on even though they were short a teammate.  Winner was NG Blue (Minpojke, Whaaz and Zunniyaki).  Toxic Youth and Method will also be going to Blizzcon.

Patron of War title

More Hotfixes - weekly boxes were bugged for high rated players; should be fixed now.

LFR opened last week - not necessarily pvp, but gear is still gear.

Windstead started his RBG beginner runs

 

Subject of Analysis

Today we will discuss, Rogues:

http://www.noxxic.com/wow/pvp/rogue/subtlety/

http://www.noxxic.com/wow/pvp/rogue/assassination/

http://www.noxxic.com/wow/pvp/rogue/outlaw/

<PSA these are for reference; check other sources because the stat priorities have changed since these were published and stats matter in WPVP and >850 ilvl)

 

Warcraft PVP Scene

Warcraft PVP Brackets:

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/rbg

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/3v3

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/2v2

 

Finding Us

 

Lazrtag - www.twitch.tv/Lazrtagswag

ShoeGazer - official forums - Arena or Rogue forums

Technically - https://www.twitch.tv/technically_pvp

https://twitter.com/Techically_PvP

Technicallypvp@gmail.com

Sep 21, 2016

Episode 7 - GCDTV and WOWEsports

Upcoming WoW PVP Events

Method's Legion Invitational  24/25 Sep 16 - watch https://www.twitch.tv/venruki to catch the stream starting at 1pm EST each day.

Blizzcon Schedule was released.  Opening week will be 26-31 Oct with the WOW Arena Championships being played 28 Oct..  Total prize pool for the Warcraft championship is $250k USD.

Ahead of this, the Regionals will be played at the following:

  • European Regionals: September 30–October 2 (three teams advance)
  • North American Regionals: October 8–9 (three teams advance)
  • Asia Pacific Championship: October 15 (one team will advance)

WOW PVP NEWS

Subject of Analysis

GCDTV - https://www.twitch.tv/gcdtv

Finding Us

Elbarethhttps://twitter.com/Elbareth11

https://www.twitch.tv/elbareth

Technically - https://www.twitch.tv/technically_pvp

https://twitter.com/Techically_PvP

Technicallypvp@gmail.com

Aug 26, 2016

Technically PVP - Episode 5 - Legion Druid with Centari and Raishiwi

Upcoming WoW PVP Events

None.  It’s been quiet again.

Update on Glinks event - he was unable to run due to lack of applicants.

 

WOW PVP NEWS

  • DMachine and Clutter have been hired by Blizzard.  GCDTV will now be run by Elbareth and Jake Turner.
  • Zunniyake started a thread on the official forums listing all the known bugs with pvp.  http://us.battle.net/forums/en/wow/topic/20748586348
  • GamesCon happened.  There was lots of PVE info and a dungeon run, but nothing reported for PVP.

Subject of Analysis

Today we will discuss, Druids.

Resources:

Supatease Boomkin video

Bean’s Feral Video

 

Finding us

Centari - https://www.twitch.tv/alpha_centari13

https://twitter.com/TRZ_Centari

 

Raishiwi - https://www.twitch.tv/raishiwi

https://twitter.com/TRZ_Raishiwi

 

Technically - https://www.twitch.tv/technically_pvp

https://twitter.com/Techically_PvP

Technicallypvp@gmail.com

Aug 13, 2016

Technically PVP - Episode 4 - Blade's Edge Arena with Raishiwi

 

Upcoming WoW PVP Events

Nothing know of to date.  Waiting for announcements for Road to Blizzcon regionals.

 

News

People disqualified which affects team rosters of the regional qualifiers.

http://us.battle.net/forums/en/wow/topic/20748004856

http://eu.battle.net/forums/en/wow/topic/17613011333

 

Stat templates continue to be tweaked on the beta

http://us.battle.net/forums/en/wow/topic/20747314610


Subject of Analysis

Today we will discuss, Blade’s Edge Arena.

 

Finding us

Raishiwi - https://www.twitch.tv/raishiwi

https://twitter.com/TRZ_Raishiwi

 

Technically PVP - https://www.twitch.tv/technically_pvp

https://twitter.com/Techically_PvP

Technicallypvp@gmail.com

 

Jul 27, 2016

Technically PVP - Episode 3 - Arathi Basin with Glinks and Raishiwi

Upcoming WoW PVP Events

Glinks End of WOD/Pre-Patch Tournament has been moved to 29 Jul.  More info can be found on http://www.arenajunkies.com/topic/348805-end-of-wod-legion-pre-patch-tournament-1000-prize/. Registration on https://battlefy.com/glink/end-of-wod/577eeed84eff3d1e0c9a6e8a/info

Last checked - 26 July… no teams yet

 

The Asia Road to Blizzcon has not been scheduled yet?

 

The Qualifier cups for NA and EU and Brazil have completed.  Turtastic won the 3rd NA Cup (Vincent Wong, Vellido, Trilltko, and Kvle).  NG Blue won the 3rd EU Cup (Minpojke, Whaazz, Raiku, and zy).  This is Brazil won COPA Warcraft (Ryndyy, Shapis, Murkmindz, Megalodon).

 

News

Stat templates at lvl 100 have been increased based on ilvl 740 (vice 700)



Subject of Analysis

Today we will discuss, Arathi Basin.

 

Warcraft NA PVP Scene

Warcraft NA PVP Brackets:

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/rbg

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/3v3

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/2v2

http://www.arenajunkies.com/rankings/guild/

Finding us

Raishiwi - https://www.twitch.tv/raishiwi

https://twitter.com/TRZ_Raishiwi

 

Glinks - https://www.twitch.tv/glinksz

https://twitter.com/GlinkLegend

 

Technically - https://www.twitch.tv/technically_pvp

https://twitter.com/Techically_PvP

technicallypvp@gmail.com

 

Jul 13, 2016

Episode 2

12 July 2016

Upcoming WoW PVP Events

The NA Road to Blizzcon cup 2 finished.  The winners was TempoStorm: Jahmilli, Chanimal, Pikaboo, and Goreckis

The EU Road to Blizzcon cup 1 ran on 3 Jul and cup 2 on 10 July.  The winners were: Method (Nolifer, Praii, Froffsy, and Chasx) and ABC (DaisyDuke, Niksi, and Asgarath) respectively.

The Oceania completed on July 1st with Gronks winning.  Gronks is made up by: Eyefreez, Fitz, Nukkz, and Stepya.

NA R2Bliz is being administered by GCDTV and MLG.  EU Road to Blizzcon is being run by StarLadder.

 

Side note:  @Supatease/@Chinglish confirmed during the ANZ qualifiers that the Blizzcon finals will be played using Legion; not WOD.

 

Glink is sponsoring a $1000 pre-patch tournament to be casted on 22-23 July.

http://www.arenajunkies.com/topic/348805-end-of-wod-legion-pre-patch-tournament-1000-prize/

https://battlefy.com/glink/end-of-wod/577eeed84eff3d1e0c9a6e8a/info

 

Legion Developer Q&A with Holinka

http://www.wowhead.com/news=253913/legion-pvp-q-a

http://www.mmo-champion.com/content/5795-Legion-Developer-Q-A-PvP

Discussed: 

  1. Gearing
  2. Tuning knobs, Talents and Prestige
  3. Seasons
  4. Queue buckets - gated between Plvl0/hlvl10 and higher
  5. Misc - Cheating, new pvp zones in legion, 5v5 gone

 

Deets on the Peeps

You can find Raishiwi at:

https://twitter.com/TRZ_Raishiwi

https://www.twitch.tv/raishiwi

 

You can find DMachine at:

https://twitter.com/DMachine_GCD

https://www.twitch.tv/gcdtv

 

You can reach Technically PVP at:

https://twitter.com/Techically_PvP

Technicallypvp@gmail.com

 

 

Jun 30, 2016

Technically PVP - Episode 1 - Warsong Gulch with Dillypoo

 

Upcoming WoW PVP Events

The Road to Blizzcon has started with the completion of the first Cup.  GCDTV is administering the three North American cups which will lead to the regional competitions.

Cup 1 resulted in Northern Gaming Red being the top winner.  This team consisted of Asbur, Kubzy, Roasty, and Samiyam.

You can follow the second cup on MLG and GCDTV on twitter.  Second cup tournament will be played June 30th - July 3rd.  Registration is closed with 64 teams signed up.

The Oceania cup will start on July 1st.  http://play.eslgaming.com/worldofwarcraft/oceania/wow/open/anz-2016-open-qualifier/

 

Legion Developer Q&A - 30 Jun - PVP discussion with Senior Game Dev Brian Holinka.  Questions will be drawn from the forums and twitter using #LegionQA.

Subject of Analysis

With Legion coming very soon, I thought it best to start this podcast with battlegrounds.  Today we will discuss, Warsong Gulch.

Warcraft PVP Scene

Warcraft PVP Brackets:

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/rbg

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/5v5

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/3v3

http://us.battle.net/wow/en/pvp/leaderboards/2v2

Used Arenajunkies.com to correlate the guilds for RBG.

 

You can find me on Twitter @Technically_PvP, or contact me by email at TechincallyPVP@gmail.com. If you have any questions, comments, or information on online tournaments please drop me a line!

You can find Dillypoo best at twitter.com/SoaRDilly

Thank you.

 

Jun 13, 2016

Talking about the idea behind the podcast Technically PvP.

If you are interested in joining as a co-host or as a guest, please contact me via Twitter @Technically_PvP or by email at: TechincallyPVP@gmail.com

The blog for this podcast can be found at https://technicallypvp.wordpress.com/

 

Thank you.

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