Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 28 A Legendary Dad Returns

December 13, 2017

Warning! This episode may contain audio hiccups!

The GREAT Ben Reddington of http://www.dadlegend.com/ makes his triumphant return to the podcast, becoming our first repeat guest!  Ben, Rod and Adam discuss what they've been doing with the new meta.  The new single player content is discussed extensively, with tips and tricks from the guys!

Rod has made his first deck of the week!

### Control
# Class: Warlock
#
# 2x (1) Kobold Librarian
# 2x (1) Voidwalker
# 1x (2) Bloodmage Thalnos
# 2x (2) Defile
# 2x (2) Doomsayer
# 2x (2) Drain Soul
# 1x (2) Tainted Zealot
# 2x (2) Vulgar Homunculus
# 2x (4) Hooked Reaver
# 2x (5) Despicable Dreadlord
# 1x (5) Skull of the Man'ari
# 1x (6) Rin, the First Disciple
# 2x (6) Siphon Soul
# 2x (7) Abyssal Enforcer
# 2x (8) Twisting Nether
# 1x (9) Master Oakheart
# 2x (9) Voidlord
# 1x (10) Bloodreaver Gul'dan
#
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Go to the Dad Legend discord (after the Tier 5 discord, of course!) https://discordapp.com/invite/wyWN67Z 

Also, go buy a Tier 5 (or Dad Legend, or 1600 Dust... lol ;) t-shirt!) 

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda (Rod is now an affiliate!) 

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com. You can find a link to our discord at https://discord.me/tier5

 

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Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 27 The Episode That Never Ends

December 5, 2017

It is almost here! On the eve of Kobolts and Catacombs, Rod and Adam review most of the remaining cards from the upcoming set.  They talk about the cards they think will be strong and which ones will fall flat on their face.  They also talk about the decks they think will benefit the most from the upcoming set.  

Enter our Tier 5 Contest to win a $10 Blizzard giftcard.  

What’s you’re tier 5 card from the new set?

     Example we talked about King Togwaggle on the show and how he is one of our favorite Tier 5 cards. Let us know yours by emailing / or tweet us the card and a quick reason as to why you         picked it.  Email us at tier5podcast@gmail.com or send your entry to our twitter @tier5podcast.  A winner will be announced on December 19th episode!

We are selling t-shirts! Go to https://dadlegend.com/shop/ and pick yourself up an amazing Tier 5 tshirt! What a better Christmas present for all!  

Rod and Adam also appeared on the latest Realm Maintenance podccast! So go check that out! https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/episode-249-give-me-5/id554811869?i=1000396080826&mt=2 

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda.

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com. You can find a link to our discord at https://discord.me/tier5

 

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Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 26 Meme King Togwaggle

November 28, 2017

Adam and Rod continue to talk about the revealed cards from Kobolts and Catacombs.  The highlight is obviliously the new meme king, King Togwaggle.  Perhaps he will someday be in the Tier 5

hall of champions along side Hemet and Archbishop Benedictus.  Why not, Tier 5 always needs more mascots!

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda.

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com.  You can find a link to our discord at  https://discord.me/tier5

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Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 25 Mining Silver and Salt

November 21, 2017

Cards, cards and more cards! 11/20/2017 marked the beginning of the card reveils, so Adam and Rod talk about all the revealed cards.  They talk about the cards they like and those they dont, and which ones they believe will see play in the upcoming meta.  

(Note: 25 is the silver anniversary.  Just saying...)

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda.

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com.  You can find a link to our discord at  https://discord.me/tier5

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Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 24 Jack Bauer Attacks

November 15, 2017

When the world is trouble from eminent danger, who else is here to save the world then Jack Bauer? Him, or Tier 5.  Rod and Adam discuss their weeks on the ladder, and how they're preparing for the new expansion. 

The guys discuss the new arena exclusive cards that got choosen at Blizzcon.  They go over other various Hearthstone news. 

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda. Give Rod your 80gold friend quests! akeda#1918!

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com.  You can find a link to our discord at  https://discord.me/tier5

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Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 23 Gremlins and Grottos

November 7, 2017

Alas! The new expansion is announced! The guys discuss the new cards shown off, and the implications on the meta.  They talk about the new

legendary everyone was given, Marin the Fox.  Lots of guessing, but we have fun!

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda.

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com.  You can find a link to our discord at 

https://discord.me/tier5

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Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 22 Last Week Tonight With Blisterguy

October 31, 2017

Tackling the important social issues from the last week, we've brought in Blisterguy.  Or we just talk about Hearthstone.

Adam and Rod talk the new dual class arena, and their experiences.  Rod talks about playing a lot and Adam is a filthy casual as usual. 

Exclusively this week, Rod does an interview with Blisterguy (https://twitter.com/blisterguy) , from Walk To Work (https://twitter.com/WalktoWorkHS).  The two talk about a wide variety of topics, from Australian internet to Blisterguys striking resemblence to John Oliver and where the name Blisterguy comes from.  You can find Walk to Work on Podcast services (https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/walk-to-work-a-mobile-hearthstone-podcast/id1074167723?mt=2 on itunes), on patreon (patreon.com/blisterguy) and on discord (www.discord.me/blisterguy). 

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda.

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com.  You can find a link to our discord at  https://discord.me/tier5

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Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 21 Dreamhack Fallout

October 24, 2017

Just the two of us! Yes, this weekis just Adam and Rod (yes I know).  The guys discuss their Dreamhack Denver experiences! Rod talks about playing in the big Hearthstone tournament and Adam discusses only visiting the convention for a single day. 

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda.

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com.  You can find a link to our discord at  https://discord.me/tier5

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Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 20 Happy Little Haikus

October 18, 2017

Andrew from the Happy Hearthstone Podcast (the longest running Hearthstone podcast!) joins Adam and Rod this week to talk about their upcoming weeks.  They pick a winner in the haiku contest and talk about Dreamhack Denver.

Their deck of the week is

Deck of the week

# Class: Mage
# Format: Standard
# Year of the Mammoth
#
# 2x (1) Mana Wyrm
# 2x (2) Arcanologist
# 1x (2) Bloodmage Thalnos
# 2x (2) Frostbolt
# 2x (2) Medivh's Valet
# 2x (2) Primordial Glyph
# 2x (3) Arcane Intellect
# 1x (3) Counterspell
# 2x (3) Ice Block
# 2x (3) Volcanic Potion
# 2x (4) Fireball
# 2x (4) Polymorph
# 1x (6) Meteor
# 1x (6) Skulking Geist
# 2x (7) Firelands Portal
# 1x (7) Flamestrike
# 1x (8) Medivh, the Guardian
# 1x (9) Alexstrasza
# 1x (9) Frost Lich Jaina
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Andrew can be found on twitter at @andrewisliving and his podcast can be found everywhere podcasts can be downloaded! Download the Happy Hearthstone! It's great.

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda.

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com.  You can find a link to our discord at  https://discord.me/tier5

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Tier 5: A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 19 #BeatEgman

October 10, 2017

Preparing for Dreamhack Denver, the guys have a fellow Dreamhack Denver participant on the show! The internet famous Egman from #Egman makes an appearance! The guys talk about his Hearthstrone background, his love of Smash Brothers and where the name Egman comes from. 

The deck of the week is zoo!

Deck of the Week

### zOO

# Class: Warlock

# Format: Standard

# Year of the Mammoth

#

# 2x (1) Acherus Veteran

# 2x (1) Bloodsail Corsair

# 2x (1) Fire Fly

# 2x (1) Flame Imp

# 2x (1) Malchezaar's Imp

# 1x (1) Mortal Coil

# 1x (1) Patches the Pirate

# 2x (1) Soulfire

# 2x (1) Voidwalker

# 1x (2) Prince Keleseth

# 2x (3) Darkshire Councilman

# 2x (3) Southsea Captain

# 2x (4) Saronite Chain Gang

# 2x (5) Despicable Dreadlord

# 2x (5) Doomguard

# 2x (7) Bonemare

# 1x (10) Bloodreaver Gul'dan

#

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# To use this deck, copy it to your clipboard and create a new deck in Hearthstone

Egman can be found online on twitter @The_Egman and on twitch at https://go.twitch.tv/theegman

The music, as is always, is provided by Metaphorical Lions, who can be found at https://www.facebook.com/MetaphoricalLions/.

You can find Rod on twitter @rod_johnston and on twitch at twitch.tv/ionakeda.

You can find the podcast on twitter @tier5podcast and through email at tier5podcast@gmail.com.  You can find a link to our discord at  https://discord.me/tier5

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