Matt and Kevin take a look at the latest Overwatch news including the recent appearances on The Tonight Show and Robot Chicken, the brand new Overwatch cookbook, and the international Hong Kong controversy that has rocked Blizzard.
This week, the guys compare Zedd’s musical performance to DJ Khaled’s last year and they explore how the San Francisco Shock were able to get the 4-0 sweep of the Titans to become this year’s Overwatch League Champions.
This week the guys take a look at the massive changes coming to the public test region (PTR), the Australian crime ring scandal involving a contenders team, and the Zedd Widowmaker skin that was teased at the Grand Finals.
Matt Fernandez & Kevin Tagupa
Matt Fernandez is a journalist, writer, and actor based in Los Angeles. He’s a graduate of UCLA where he studied history, psychology, and film; served as head counselor for UniCamp; competed as part of the mock trial team; and generally did everything he could to avoid studying. Matt has bylines with the Daily Bruin, Variety Magazine, and the Santa Clarita Valley Signal. When not working, Matt enjoys writing horror screenplays, spending too much money on comic books and anything even tangentially related to his pop culture fandoms, doing camp counselor things, and auditioning his poor heart out. Matt has been an avid Overwatch player since the game released, and plays flex but mains Pharah, Junkrat, and Reinhardt.
Kevin “Kanashii” Tagupa is a San Francisco based Esports Analyst and Commentator that specializes in Overwatch. He’s been avid player ever since Team Fortress 2 and has worked in front and behind the camera tournaments around the San Francisco Bay Area such as the Bear Cup at the California State Fair and the California Cup for the Overwatch League! He can solve a rubik’s cube in under two minutes, but more importantly, he hopes to bring insight and strategy to the podcast!