Convert to Raid: The podcast for raiders in the World of Warcraft!

de Pat Krane

Convert to Raid

Episodios

CTR 386 - Eiya vs. The World of Warcraft

por Pat Krane

Pat and Stats are joined by Eiya (MDI and AWC host) to talk about all things WoW and more: from her days in GCDTV to streaming to how corruption may affect the upcoming AWC season, the gang covers a lot of ground -- even talking about her days as a competitive skier!

CTR 385 - Perculia and Neryssa from Wowhead!

por Pat Krane

Pat and Stats head deep into the darkness of the datamines to chat with a couple of folks from Wowhead -- Perculia and Neryssa! Inside, you'll get some of the inside scoop on how Wowhead works during these very busy times and their insights on all things WoW... including the Shadowlands beta!

CTR 384 - SLOOT!

por Pat Krane

This week, Sloot joins Pat and Stats to catch up on all things World of Warcraft! They talk BFA and Shadowlands beta, including the controversial situation with player power locked behind covenant choice, some class discussions, and much more. It's a fun chat with this very knowledgable player! 

CTR 383 - Dratnos: Mythic Maker

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat Krane and WarcraftStats chat with Dratnos, streamer, guide-maker, and caster for the Mythic Dungeon International! Let's get to know him, get into some Mythic goodness, and talk about all things World of Warcraft!

CTR 382 - Hi, She's Hazel!

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Stats talk with Hazel about her content creation on YouTube and Twitch and her thoughts on World of Warcraft, especially Shadowlands!

CTR 381 - The Reckoning: Sexual Misconduct in Gaming

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane talks to reporters, a human resources specialist, and a panel of women about the recent tidal wave of online allegations of inappropriate behavior and sexual misconduct in the gaming industry, and how organizations in and around World of Warcraft are responding.

This documentary style show should be viewed as the start of a discussion on these real world issues.

Thanks to: Seth Schiesel, Nathan Grayson, Waj, Alix, Pasha, and PhoenixNymphy for their time and their help. Thank you for listening.

CTR 380 - The Magnificent Return of Thyst!

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Stats catch up on (gaming) life since the break and talk about plans for the show going forward.

The guys talk to Thyst, now Associate Content Manager of WoW Esports! Inside we discuss:
• Her first days at Blizz
• Life and work since lockdown
• Some inside scoop on the MDI, AWC, and the Classic Summer Bowl
• How she landed the job, and advice to others
• and much more!


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CTR 379 - Press F

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat, Thyst, and Stats talk Ny'alotha, Patch 8.3 and more!

Intro - Race to World First quick impressions
7:15 - The Race to LA (Thyst's big move)
15:00 - ANNOUNCEMENT and what it means for CTR going forward
25:30 - Race to World First, streams, bosses, more
41:00 - Charity Blade Refunds... and Warcraft III issues (and refunds)
50:30 - Esports! Hearthstone, OWL
55:00 - Outro, Goodbyes

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CTR 378 - The Road to Ny'alotha

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst talk Patch 8.3, Classic and more!

Intro: CTR goes on the road?
12:00 - The last week in 8.3: our experiences, the bugs, the zones, and more
27:00 - What you NEED to do in Patch 8.3
42:00 - Ny'alotha Opens! Where to find guides, impressions, bosses, and the Mythic Race to World First!
1:03:00 - Outro

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CTR 377 - The Eyes Have It

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst welcome Stats back to talk Patch 8.3, Classic and more!

7:30 - Patch 8.3 Release Notes
17:00 - Cut Scenes, Anduin's Punch, Quest Content, Zones, more
41:00 - Vulpera, DKs,
48:30 - Gear, Motifs, Ny'alotha, more
58:00 - Race to Mythic First
1:05:00 - Classic WoW: Phase 3, Part 2 Soon™
1:10:00 - Outro

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CTR 376 - Story Time with Jesse from The Lost Codex!

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This week, Pat and Thyst talk World of Warcraft LORE and story with Jesse from The Lost Codex!

This show is more of a freeform discussion about the lore and storytelling of Battle for Azeroth. We touch on the characters and events that have meant so much to us over the expansion, and we discuss what we'd like to see from Patch 8.3 and beyond. Plus esports for the last few minutes!

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The Lost Codex on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCwQtOSKXmGA9Hvd5JWXpPEA

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CTR 375 - That's a Wrap!

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst talk FREE LOOT, Patch 8.3 and more!

Intro - Holiday fun with Thyst and Pat
3:00 - Winter Veil Giveaway and Recap, Best of 2019
26:00 - Patch 8.3 Coming Soon™

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CTR 374 - WINNER VEIL

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat Stats, and Thyst talk FREE LOOT, Patch 8.3, Classic and more!

Intro - Firelands Timewalking, Winter Veil, Overwatch, leveling alts
11:15 - CTR WINNER VEIL - Recap of last week, new question!
33:30 - WarCraft III releases Jan 28, EP Nerfs, Pat Breaks the Show, Don't save your Residuum
45:00 - 8.3 News: Secret Phase for M N'zoth, Drink the Traitor-ade
54:00 - Rep Tokens, DK flavor, Tiny Backpacks, and healer meta changes?
1:19:00 - Classic News: AV Zerg, Paid character transfers now available
1:25:00 - Outro

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CTR 373 - Free Loot Inside!

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst welcome Stats back to talk Patch 8.3, Classic and more!

Intro - Team Stream, PvP, Shamans, and more
8:30 - SPECIAL ANNOUNCEMENT
10:00 - okay... actual special announcement. Find out how to win FREE LOOT from CtR!
25:00 - BFA News: Firelands Timewalking, Dottie (up to $3 million)
34:30 - Patch 8.2: Heritage armor, Mechagnome transmog restrictions, MUSIC and more!
53:00 - Let's talk esports
1:04:45 - CLASSIC News: Phase 3 lands, breaking the game on purpose, more
1:10:15 - Outro - Other Blizzard games!

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CTR 372 - Plump Jimmy

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat, Thyst, and Stats talk Patch 8.3, Classic and more!

Intro - CTR Classic Bit - Pilgrim's Bounty
11:30 - Classic News: BGs!
21:00 - BFA News: Charity pet!
26:45 - Patch 8.2 - more on gear, corruption changes
43:00 - Goodbye to Long Boi, Vulpera racials OP?
58:00 - Outro

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CTR 371 - Man Pet

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst welcome Stats back to talk Patch 8.3, Classic and more!

Intro - Mercy skin in Overwatch, Classic adventures, more
6:00 - Classic: Phase 2 has begun! Honor system, world PvP, queues, streamers, more
15:00 - 15th Anniversary bugs, Alterac Valley, New Player retail box
23:00 - Patch 8.3: A TON of stuff we know about the upcoming content and features! Raid, gear, class changes, DMF, mounts, factions, etc.
1:08:30 - Outro

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CTR 370 - 2 Blinks with Warcraftstats!

por Pat Krane

The show goes off the rails as Warcraftstats joins Pat and Thyst talk BlizzCon 2019, Shadowlands, the WoW15th Anniversary and more! Warning: bad jokes ahead!

Intro - Get to know Warcraftstats!
8:15 - Alts and the boost to 120
12:45 - Anniversary Event
21:45 - SHADOWLANDS: prepurchase, leveling, zones, features, more
53:00 - Ben Brode's new rap
56:00 - Back to WoW: Soul Binding, Torghast, character customization, more
1:11:30 - Outro

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CTR 369 - BlizzCon Recap

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst talk BlizzCon 2019 and more! Inside:

Intro - WoW 15th Anniversary Event
5:00 - Arriving at BlizzCon
17:30 - Opening Ceremonies
33:45 - Esports
38:00 - Panels
44:30 - The WoW Q&A, protests, more
50:00 - SHADOWLANDS overview
1:00:30 - The People of BlizzCon
1:16:00 - Outro

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CTR 368 - Coming Soon™

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst talk BlizzCon 2019 and more! Inside:

Intro - While there may be Warcraft news happening, we're gearing up for next week.
5:27 - Preparing for BlizzCon, Con Before the Storm
11:15 - Watching BlizzCon from home, super secret panels, what we don't know
20:00 - World of Libcraft: Mad Libs for funsies
28:00 - Deciphering the BlizzCon schedule and map
41:30 - Predictions, more BlizzCon experiences, last minute suggestions
57:00 - Outro

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CTR 367 - POOT: Inside Patch 8.3, Classic News, Mad Libs and more!

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst talk Classic, Battle for Azeroth, and more! Inside:

Intro - Pat and Thyst on raiding, messing up computers, new Overwatch stuff, more
10:30 - Hearthstone controversy catch-up for the last week
18:30 - Stupid Bit: Mad Libs!
29:00 - Warcraft III Datamining, BlizzCon, more
39:30 - Patch 8.3 features, datamining
47:30 - Story **spoilers** and the Great Jebait?
1:00:00 - Classic WoW News: Dire Maul, mount quests
1:03:30 - WoW Pop-Up Book, Wrap up and Outro


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CTR 366 - Mogu and Sha Goo: Patch 8.3 Announced!

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst talk Classic, Battle for Azeroth, and more! Inside:

Intro - Pat and Thyst at Con Before the Storm, OWL Grand Finals, Pat fights a Crane
14:00 - BfA: Patch 8.3 Announcement, features
29:30 - Ny'alotha: The Waking City Raid, lore, more
54:00 - Criticisms and concerns (and rebuttals)
1:05:30 - Classic: Dire Maul, Phase 2, more
1:12:00 - Esports: Hearthstone banning
1:28:00 - Outro

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CTR 365 - Sausage Party!

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst talk Classic, Battle for Azeroth, and more! Inside:

Intro - Moving and the new setup (and apologies), Brewfest 2019, Classic Shaman leveling, BlizzCon, more
13:30 - 8.2.5 is now LIVE - features and updates, RAF,more
25:10 - Finding Wrathion?, Firelands Timewalking
30:30 - CINEMATICS & STORY *spoilers*
52:45 - Classic WoW News: sub boost, exploits, more
1:02:30 - Esports: AWC Summer Finals, OWL Season Finals, Hearthstone
1:10:15 - Outro

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CTR 364 - WoW Killers

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst talk Classic, Battle for Azeroth, and more! Inside:

Intro - Pat tears down the studio, Thyst does it LIVE
7:00 - BlizzCon and Key Art
16:00 - CTR Classic Top 10
20:00 - WoW Killers: DDOSing, Playing Classic, Altoholics Annonymous, queue times, layering issues
39:45 - More Classic World Firsts: Holiday (Harvest Festival), Leveling by phone
47:45 - BFA: Raiding Updates, Stormwind in Unreal Engine 4
52:00 - Esports! MDI, WCS, OWL
1:00:00 - Outro

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CTR 363 - Queue QQ

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane and Thyst talk about WoW, Classic and more!

This week, Pat and Thyst talk Classic, Battle for Azeroth, and more! Inside:
• Server issues and long lines
• mob tagging troubles
• Classic suffering feels great
• WoW Classic breaks Twitch records
• Surprising Classic World Firsts
• Should we see BC Classic and beyond?
• BlizzCon is 2 months away!
• eSports and more

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WoW Classic Leveling Guide: http://joanasworld.com
Remote Desktop App: TeamViewer

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CTR 362 - Classic HYPE with PlatinumWoW

por Pat Krane

This week, Pat and Thyst talk to Thorn (Lagging Balls) and special guest PlatinumWoW to get the HYPE train rolling for Classic WoW! Inside, they talk the latest new on servers, streamers, the world first race, leveling, PvP, dungeons, the long runs, and a ton more. LET THE SUFFERING COMMENCE.

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Thyst - http://twitter.com/Thyst03
Thorn - http://twitter.com/Thornbrow
PlatinumWoW - http://twitter.com/PlatinumWoW654

PlatinumWoW on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/platinumwow

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CTR 361 - Preparing for Battle

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane and Thyst talk about WoW, Classic and more!

This week, Pat and Thyst talk Classic, Battle for Azeroth, and more!

2:30 - Classic WoW: Name-ageddon, Classic server plans, PvP, questing and more
24:00 - BfA: Raiding updates, MDI (pros and cons)
37:45 - 8.2.5: Worgen animations, new models, more
51:00 - Overwatch (Sigma), Diablo III weirdness
57:30 - Blizzard Esports: OWL, SC2, Hearthstone, MDI

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WoW Classic Leveling Guide: http://joanasworld.com

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CTR 360 - Looking Forward to Our Future Past

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane and Thyst talk about WoW, Classic and more!

This week, Pat and Thyst are joined by Thorn from Lagging Balls to talk Classic, Battle for Azeroth, and more!

Intro: Playing Unholy, raiding Eternal Palace
9:00 - Classic: Stress test, claiming characters, our plans
18:00 - BFA: Mythic progression updates, no Alliance clears, roadblock bosses
27:45 - 8.2.5 Patry Sync and RAF, Mounts, Character updates, more
42:45 - Firelands Timewalking, 15th Anniversary raids
55:30 - 9.0 "Leaks" posted
1:01:30 - The other games
1:03:30 - Blizzard Esports!
1:15:00 - Outro


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CTR 359 - Zorbrix and the MDI

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane and Thyst talk about WoW, Classic and more!

This week we're joined by Kyle "Zorbrix" Hartline, Product Manager for WoW Esports at Blizzard Entertainment. We discuss the story of the Mythic Dungeon International, from how it began to where it's going in the future and more! It's a fun chat talking about the game (and the esport) we love.

3:30 - Who is Zorbrix? Pretzels, Sydney, Turnips and more
11:30 - The beginnings of the MDI: How it came to be, TESPA, the weird beginnings
18:30 - MDI Development: Chaos, starting small, Ohio
26:00 - Taking the MDI International
32:00 - Buffing up the MDI: Looking forward to BlizzCon
47:30 - Surprises coming up?
54:00 - How does it feel creating an esport?
58:00 - The importance of GCDTV and other outside creators
1:00:00 - Raiding and outro

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CTR 358 -- Watching the Race

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Pat Krane and Thyst talk about WoW, Classic and more!

6:30 - Birthdays, Anniversaries, and a BIG ANNOUNCEMENT
13:30 - Frank Pearce retires
18:15 - Mythic Race to World First: Standings, streams, strats, personalities, teams, and more
32:45 - Hotfixes, Tank Threat change, World First Glory of the Eternal Raider, WoW IG for Wing 1, more
44:30 - Disney to buy ATVI????
53:45 - Classic Talk
1:00:45 - Hearthstone and Overwatch stuff
1:08:45 - Blizz Esports: AWC, OWL
1:15:00 - Outro

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CTR 357 - We've Been Raided!

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Pat Krane and Thyst talk with Cellvian and Alex from the Blood of the Scribe raid team about WoW, Classic and more!

Intro - Get to know Alex and Cellvian! Thoughts on 8.2, AEP, and more
14:30 - LFR, Race to World First
28:00 - Eternal Palace boss overview, light strats, tips, etc.
1:07:00 - Blizzard Esports roundup! OWL, WCS, Hearthstone Grandmasters, AWC, more
1:16:00 - Outro

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CTR 356 - Mecha-Gone in 60 Seconds

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane and Thyst talk about WoW, Classic, and more!

Intro - WoW is the Borg of video games, healers vs. tanks
11:45 - Season 3 has begun! New stuff, updates, rewards, gear, and more
17:15 - Hotfixes... again
24:00 - Mecha-Gone in 60 Seconds
32:30 - New Raid! Azshara's Eternal Palace Overview
44:00 - Wowhead ruins everything: Cut Scenes, dialog, lore, SPOILERS!
51:45 - Mythic Race to World First Updates
59:30 - Esports Roundup: AWC, MDI, OWL, SC2, and Hearthstone!
1:15:30 - Outro

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CTR 355 - Buh-Bye BNN!

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane and Thyst talk about WoW, Classic, and more!

Intro - Why we are changing again and CTR lore, the tease of the tease for Koltrane's new show!
16:00 - Patching Patch 8.2, SO MANY CRABS
19:00 - PSA (Audio bit)
24:30 - Nazjatar, the Battle of Naz
28:30 - Saving Bane, the Crossroads Cinematic, lore questions
42:00 - Store stuff - mount and murlocs!
51:00 - Mike Morhaime articles
58:30 - Hearthstone expansion announcement and eSports roundup
1:06:45 - Outro and Tease for Azeroth Public Radio

APR Website: https://www.azerothpublicradio.com

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BNN #127 - Convert to Raid presents: Flight Pants

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane and Thyst (Lagging Balls) talk about WoW, Classic, and more!

Intro - Patch 8.2 has landed!
3:30 - New cinematics and Little Mermaid
11:00 - Nazjatar stuff, mounts and equipment)
19:45 - Pat's problem with Timewalking
26:15 - Thyst vs. Flying
35:50 - Harpoons galore, Little Buddies, Essences, Heritage Armor, more
43:00 - Content Overwhelming!
48:30 - Diablo 4, Overwatch 2 development confirmed, BlizzCon timing
54:30 - Hearthstone Class Identity and HoF
57:00 - Overwatch - Jjonak Zen skin coming, Esports overview!
1:04:00 - Outro

Paragon Level Article: http://bit.ly/paragonleveling

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BNN #127 - Convert to Raid presents: Mr. Warcraft

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane and Thyst (Lagging Balls) talk about WoW, Classic, and more!

Intro - Inside the MDI w/ Thyst, Pat decides what to play for Classic
14:00 - WoW: Mythic Crucible update, level squish survey
24:00 - Rise of Azshara LIVE next week, developer video, Patch/Season timing, features, more
37:15 - Insights on gear rewards and class design
56:30 - Classic Crash Test - NA and Oceanic
1:06:30 - Overwatch: Baptiste Reunion Challenge, story, and more
1:11:30 - eSports watch: OWL, AWC, StarCraft, Hearthstone
1:19:00 - Outro

Paragon Level Article: http://bit.ly/paragonleveling

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BNN #126 - Convert to Raid presents: Where's 8.2?

por Pat Krane

Pat Krane, Sharku (Merely a Setback), and Thorn (Lagging Balls) talk about WoW, Classic, and more!

Intro - Thyst at the MDI, Thorn plays games, Shark starts a new guild, AWC with no Rich Campbell
21:00 - RAF on Hiatus
27:00 - When is 8.2 Landing? How will BfA and Classic work together?
45:15 - Classic Talk... how far will they go? Pat's Paragon Levels Plan to "Save" WoW
57:45 - Iron Man in Classic?
1:10:00 - StarCraft offshoot cancelled, Diablo 4, Overwatch 2, Destiny 2 leaving the Launcher, Heroes of the Storm update
1:20:45 - eSports quick look ahead
1:24:00 - Outro

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