Episode 212 – The Boiling Point

Show notes originally posted by Vespertilio

Deadgreed and Shazam bring in a special guest! Lanntonio makes an appearance on the show! Shazam starts things off by sharing the goals he has completed this season. Deadgreed is having trouble this season, tune in to find out more. Following up Greed, Lanntonio jumps in and shares some funny experiences he has already had in season 17.

If you would like to see them goof off while recording the show, you can find the episode here on YouTube!

The giveaway for the Book of Tyrael is quickly coming to an end! All entries are now closed. Tune in to find out when the winner will be chosen!

In this episode:

  • Shazam takes the season by storm by completing several personal goals
  • Deadgreed follows up Shazam and explains his troubles with the Witch Doctor and talks about the hardcore toon.
  • Lanntonio has some funny stories about his season 17 experience already
  • The Book of Tyrael giveaway is coming to an end
  • Jen’s Lore Corner episodes can be found at Book of Jen.
  • Deadgreed, Shazam, and Lanntonio talk about other media.

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Episode 123 – Director Who?

In this episode, Lanntonio is joined by Vespertillo (also known as Dylan). Breja is busy this week, and Jen is struggling to cope with the start of ragweed season (so they aren’t in this episode).

In this episode:

* They share what’s going on in their real lives before discussing what they each have been up to in-game as Season 6 came to its end. Those of you who wanted to learn more about Monk builds or Witch Doctor builds are in for a treat! They also have some advice about set dungeons and where to find pets and cosmetics.

* They mention the Diablo II videos that feature Lanntonio and Verspertillo playing the game together.

* They read and responded to tweets from: @Shawno, @Medros, and @Lanntonio.

You can send your thoughts, questions, comments, and stories about what you have been up to in Diablo III to show@shatteredsoulstone.com, or send us a tweet @ShatteredStone. We will be happy to read it and share our thoughts about it in our next episode.

Links for you to Visit:

* Polygon reported that Josh Mosqueira has left Blizzard Entertainment.

* Starting with that news, Lanntonio and Vespertillo went into a discussion about what the future of the Diablo franchise might be like. What do you think will happen? Send your thoughts to Show@Shatteredsoulstone.com or tweet us @ShatteredStone!

* Nevalistis posted a blog titled: “First-Look – Season 7 Journey”.

* Nevalistis also created a Forum post titled: Welcome Back Tyvalir!

* “Play Your Way Thursday” featured Sindro’s “Convection Barb” Build.

* Leviathan posted a video titled “[Diablo 3] Season 7 Preview – Haedrig’s Gift & Seasonal Journey Rework”.

* Rhykker posted a video called “Diablo 4 job postings, Diablo 3’s future, “Dark Prophet” Expansion Hoax”

* Wyatt Cheng added a comment, and an apology, on the Forum Post titled: “Location of Khazra (Fallen) Pennant?” In short, Wyatt Cheng apologizes that they made a mistake and certain items that were intended to be extremely rare did not appear at all.


Episode 120 – Lann’s Tangents

This episode has all three hosts: Breja, Jen and Lanntonio (who recently got access to the internet again). We review what we’ve been up to in Diablo 3 since last show, get into a big discussion about Hardcore v Softcore, and go off on a few tangents.

In this episode:

* We read and responded to tweets from: @thealenationer, @KSBPodcast, @HomeTownHero008, @josukeshair, and @deadgreed1812.

Got something to say? Tweet @ShatteredStone and we will read and respond to your tweet in our next episode.

Here are the screenshots/drawings that go with this episode’s batch of tweets:

* We read a thought-provoking email from Deadgreed about that one Season Journey objective that makes softcore players level a hardcore character to 70. Thanks for the email, Deadgreed!

* You can send your thoughts, questions, comments, and stories about what you have been up to in Diablo III to show@shatteredsoulstone.com. We will be happy to read it and share our thoughts about it in our next episode.

Links for you to Visit:

* Community Manager Nevalistis posted information about Firebird’s Finery.

* There’s a brief, yet interesting, discussion on the Battle.net Diablo 3 Forums in a post called What is the Point of HardCore Mode?


Episode 113 – Keep On Truckin’

In this episode, Breja, Jen, and Lanntonio are joined by special guest Medros from Dawnforge Productions. You might know Medros as the host of All Things Azeroth. Medros has been playing a Demon Hunter… well, sort of?

In this episode:

* We read and responded to tweets from @guerilla_law, @Kherova, @RhoWoW, @josukeshair, @Tatt00ed76, @ShatteredStone, @Aahzmadius, @TheWMWorkshop, @thealienationer, @KSBpodcast, @kelnorem, @Walkman8, @Shepherd_Sieja, and @pergosmaster

Here is the screenshot sent in by @Aahzmadius:
Aahsmadius screenshot

Here is the screenshot sent in by @Thealienationer:
The alienationer screenshot

Send us a tweet @ShatteredStone and we will read it on the next episode!

* QUESTION OF THE SHOW: “Have you exceeded your previous season level max and do you think it is a good thing? Why or why not?” Tweet your answer to @ShatteredStone.

* We read and responded to email from Dylan and from Funktropus. Send your comments, questions, and Diablo related stories to show@ShatteredSoulstone.com and we will share it on the show.

Links for you to Visit:

* We discuss a forum post titled “I Really Do Not Enjoy Taeguk”. Senior Technical Game Designer Wyatt Cheng responded to the original poster, and then, later, responded again in regards to comments made by others who posted on the same forum.

* Rhykker posted a video called “5 Easy Ways to Improve Diablo 3 Reaper of Souls”

In the video, he mentions an idea created by Monstrous that Rhykker refers to as “Monstrous’ Armor Rack”:

* MeatHead Mikhail posted a video called “Completed Season 5 Journey Tips”
https://youtu.be/bxv3lub6GaY


Episode 112 – Reaper of Endings

In this episode, Jen and Lanntonio are joined by a special guest – Rho from Realm Maintenance. Some of you may recognize his voice from when he was a host on All Things Azeroth. What you might not have known is that Rho regularly plays Diablo III.

In this episode:

* We read and responded to tweets from @Kherova and @4daHorde2. Send a tweet to @ShatteredStone and we will happily read it off in our next episode.

* Here are the links to the game guides and resources for new players mentioned in this episode:
@Diablo – official Blizzard Diablo Twitter account
Game Guide – official Battle.net Diablo game guide
Reddit Diablo – Start with the “Commonly Asked Questions” thread
Diablo Fans – Lots of resources about builds

* This episode includes a discussion about the end of the Reaper of Souls expansion. Please note: Some of what is mentioned could be “spoilers” for those who are new to the game or who have not played all the way through Story Mode.

QUESTION OF THE SHOW: “How did you feel about the conclusion of RoS?” Send an email with your opinions to Show@ShatteredSoulstone.com!

Links for you to Visit:

* Did you do the Season Rebirth? It’s is now too late to retrieve your gear from your in-game email. The thirty-day time limit has passed by.

* Reddit Diablo has a discussion called “What is in your opinion the most broken thing in Diablo III and why is it so gamebreaking?”

* Diablo Fans has two Witch Doctor builds you might want to check out.

* Diablo Fans also put together a detailed post about the Monk Sunwuko Set Dungeon.

* Leviathan posted a video with an amusing parody song called “What do the Cows Say?”