Around the Watch Episode 4 - "Korean internet sleuths are not to be underestimated"
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NOTE: Very sorry for the background noise on the first part of the cast! CaptainPlanet forgot to set his fancy new mic to record, and we had to go to a backup. Everything should be sounding nice and crisp next week <3
Topic discussion timestamps:
- 00:01:00 Lunatic Hai “drama”
- 00:04:30 Evidence on Leetaejun and Dean’s transgressions from Inven
- 00:05:30 Leetaejun claims he is “not dating” anyone right now
- 00:06:00 Inven detectives strike!
- 00:07:00 The power of Korean internet sleuths
- 00:08:00 Explaining the benching of Leetaejun
- 00:10:00 Describing how Leetaejun was balancing multiple girls at once…
- 00:10:45 Apparently Dean is into school uniforms
- 00:13:00 She was legal I swear!
- 00:14:30 Korean social structure and how it pertains to the situation
- 00:19:00 Will Dean be kicked off Lunatic Hai (yes. it happened a few hours after we recorded. Also, Leetaejun has announced he will be stepping down)
- 00:24:00 Winter Premier Tournament Discussion
- 00:25:00 The casting
- 00:28:00 How has Overwatch seemingly made the wrong broadcasting decisions for so many of their marquee tournaments?
- 00:29:30 Was Winter Premier’s tournament format too long?
- 00:31:30 Talent compensation issues
- 00:32:00 Who is Ghost Gaming??
- 00:33:00 Where are the 3 ex-Ghost players (B1am, Ajax, Connorj) going?
- 00:37:40 Immortals’ Winter Premier win
- 00:39:00 Grimreality the McCree god
- 00:41:00 Did forcing a fixed map pool help Immortals?
- 00:43:00 Is the Gosuranking for Immortals (#2) accurate?
- 00:45:30 Dignitas official announcement of new roster
- 00:47:50 Hero design changes on the horizon
- 00:54:00 is Tank Up! stonger than Tactical Visor?
- 00:55:20 D.Va Defense Matrix tweaks
- 01:00:50 A new look for the Alienware Monthly Melees
- 01:03:00 Oasis opinions
- 01:06:45 Improved prizepool for the Alienware Monthly Melee
- 01:10:30 Will there be an EU Monthly Melee?
- 01:11:30 What is Jason Kaplan hinting?
- 01:13:30 Shoutouts