The Tauren & The Goblin – Warcraft Story & Lore

The Tauren & The Goblin – Warcraft Story & Lore

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Warcraft Story and Lore.
#32: On Classic Servers (feat AJ9Livess)
Dec 5 • 79 min
AJ9Livess from Patch Day is here to talk with us about Classic Servers. He’s been playing through Antorus on normal difficulty but hasn’t beaten it yet. Meanwhile, Katie talks a bit about all the stuff that she’s been up to. She got her feral druid mage…
#31: The Goblins Take Blizzcon!
Nov 21 • 81 min
Katie is back from Blizzcon and she brought Kavo from Patch Day with her to talk all about it! Nick kicks the show off before disappearing for fatherly duties so Katie and Kavo are left to discuss all the fun they had! Kavo starts off talking about…
#30: Battle for Azeroth (feat. Alisaunder)
Nov 7 • 67 min
Katie is still on her way back from an amazing Blizzcon so Alisaunder is filling in this week to talk about all the major lore bombs dropped at Blizzcon. Battle for Azeroth is the next WoW expansion and the faction war is about to explode! She and Nick…
Blizzcon 2017 Wrap-up
Nov 6 • 104 min
Its a Mash Those Buttons team-up! WoW! Talk!, The Tauren & the Goblin, and Watchpoint Radio all come together to talk about all the news from Blizzcon 2017! Jarret from WPR joins Nick, Rei, and Eric from WoW! Talk! to discuss Hanzo and Alexstraza coming…
#29: Alisaunder’s Mailbag (feat. Alisaunder)
Oct 24 • 80 min
Alisaunder from the Hunting Party Podcast is back to go over several of the emails she has sent in over the last few weeks that Nick and Katie never quite got around to answering. First, Alisaunder talks about helping her friends level up and the benefits…
#28: On The Running of the Gnomes
Oct 10 • 58 min
Dravvie joins us this week to talk about The Running of the Gnomes which is Saturday, 10/14 at 7:00 pm Eastern time. This year is special because Blizzard has turned the event into a micro-holiday anyone can enjoy on that date. Dravvie talks about her…
#27.5: Old Gods, Thousand Years of War, and 7.3.2 Spoilers
Oct 3 • 79 min
As Blizzard decided to go and release and audio drama about Turalyon and Alleria the day after Nick and Katie just got together to talk about Turalyon and Alleria, the only logical thing to do was the continue the discussion. First, Katie reminds everyone…
#27: On Magni, Talleria, and Arralyon
Sep 26 • 68 min
Katie is back to talk WoW lore with Nick! First, she mentions her friend affected by Hurricane Irma, and Nick reminds everyone about Shadow, this year’s charity pet. Then Katie talks about the Paladin Class Hall quest, and talks about which class halls…
#26: Just the Tauren II
Sep 19 • 52 min
Apologies for the late episode! Hurricane Irma has Katie helping a friend and left Nick without power briefly, but now that its back, he was able to record an episode by himself. Blizzard has released a charity pet to help victims of the recent…
#25: On Blizzard Cinematics and Who is Kel’Thuzad
Aug 29 • 69 min
This week we take a bit of a detour from World of Warcraft as we react to the cinematics Blizzard shared at Gamescom. First, Katie talks about farming for transmog and running the Trial of Style, which she and Nick enjoyed. Nick mentions his progress…
#24: The Trial of Genn Greymane
Aug 15 • 81 min
Finally, the trial of Genn Greymane is here! Except its not really a trial its just a discussion. But first, Katie talks about her working with her alts and hitting a point where she feels like she’s done most of what she’s needed to. Nick is working on…
#23: On Living Planets and Frozen Thrones
Aug 1 • 68 min
For the first time in a while its just Nick and Katie to talk about Warcraft lore. Katie hasn’t been playing much lately, so Nick talks about his time with his warlock working on the Broken Shore quests and also trying to get the hidden artifact…
#22: Patch 7.3 Spoilers
Jul 19 • 66 min
SPOILERS FOR PATCH 7.3! DO NOT LISTEN/READ IF YOU DO NOT WANT TO BE SPOILED!!! Nick and Katie are finally reunited and Emery joins them to talk about all the spoilers in Patch 7.3. First, Katie mentions that she completed her feral druid artifact…
#21: On Warcraft Music (feat. Kavo)
Jul 4 • 72 min
Nick’s back, but Katie’s gone this time! Don’t worry, Kavo from Patch Day is here to fill in as our eponymous Goblin! Kavo’s been running the Deaths of Chromie scenario, which gets Nick to speculating about who is behind Chromie’s deaths? Could it be…
#20: The Tauren takes a…”Holiday”
Jun 20 • 63 min
Klanker and Alisaunder are at it! We kick of this Goblin and Gnome filled podcast by chatting about what we’ve been up to, leveling alt and Legion invasions, then meander to other topics. And his, the Tomb of Sargaras, Character models, and even Draenor!…
#19: On the Running of the Trolls
Jun 6 • 71 min
Dravvie joins Nick and Katie this week to talk about the Running of the Trolls event taking place on June 10th at 9 pm E/6 pm P. Make a troll character on Feathermoon-US or Scarlet Crusade-US and join in the fun journeying from Sen’jin Village to…
#18: On Mothers
May 23 • 75 min
Nick and Katie are back with an episode focused on the Mothers in the World of Warcraft! First, Nick and Katie talk about what they’ve been up to in the game lately (not much), and then they get into a discussion about playing demonology warlocks and how…
#17: On the Horde-Forsaken Relationship and the Riddler’s Mind-Worm
May 9 • 75 min
Nick and Katie are here to revisit several of their topics from last episode that drew heat! But first, Katie mentions that she finally got the Ji-kun mount to drop in Throne of Thunder, and that she also got the Wonderous Wisdomball pet from her Kirin…
#16: Dark Mirror, Cinematics, Dadghar, and Genn’s Doghouse.
Apr 25 • 78 min
Jason (aka Emery) is back and he’s here to talk about the recent story and cinematic developments in game. First, he talks a little about his monk which he changed to a male Pandaren. Katie shares her experiences getting the Riddler’s Mind Worm mount, and…
#15: On Un’Goro Crater
Apr 10 • 80 min
Journey to Un’Goro is live in Hearthstone, and Nick & Katie want to celebrate by talking about Un’Goro Crater! But first, Katie has been working on solving the puzzle of the Riddler’s Worm, and that leads to a discussion about community riddles and how…
#14.5: Chronicle II… Two.
Apr 4 • 82 min
Nick and Katie are back and dive right into the awesomeness that is Chronicle II. The talk about Draenor, the orc clans, their relationships, and how many of them that aren’t featured in WoW are call backs to the earlier games. They talk about the…
#14: The Arrakoa & the Arrakoa (Chronicle II)
Mar 28 • 69 min
CHRONICLE VOLUME II IS HERE!!!!! Nick and Katie are excited to finally talk about the next chapter in the compendium of Warcraft lore. First, they get into a discussion about artifact appearances and how they are currently scheduled to no longer be…
#13: On Azsuna
Mar 14 • 77 min
The long wait is over… Nick and Katie are here to FINALLY talk about Aszuna. But first, the duo discusses the quest to get the Falcosaur mounts. Nick isn’t getting the quest to trigger when he summons his pet, so he wonders if he needs to have some pet…
#12: On Free Will with Alisaunder
Feb 28 • 97 min
Sometimes a guest comes on and the chemistry just clicks and the show goes for an extra half hour or more, and that’s exactly what happens this week as Alisaunder of the Hunting Party Podcast joins Nick and Katie to talk about all sorts of things. First,…
#11: …and the Pandaren
Feb 14 • 58 min
Jason (Emery) from Watchpoint Radio joins us this week to talk about all things Monk and Pandaren! Katie’s been running the Crown Chemical Co. over and over in order to get her mount. Jason talks about playing his druid, but doesn’t like that Pandaren…
#10.5: 7.2 PTR Champions
Feb 2 • 55 min
Nick and Katie are back to talk more about the revelations of the Patch 7.2 PTR. Class Halls will be getting new champions! Death Knights get Minerva Ravensorrow, who Nick doesn’t even remember from his time as a Death Knight. Demon Hunters get Lady…
#10: Patch 7.2 Models (GALLYWIX!!!)
Jan 31 • 61 min
Katie is back to talk with Nick about the Patch 7.2 models that have appeared on the PTR. First though, Katie talks about what she’s been up to in game playing on her druid. Nick started on the Warlock Class Hall quest, and shares his experience so far.…
#9: Just the Tauren
Jan 17 • 38 min
Nick goes it alone this week as he decides to talk a little about the lore and some of his crazier theories. He laments that Legion has had too much content for him to do given his personal life right now. He then talks a bit about the Timeless Isle and…
#8: Best Wishes for 2017
Jan 3 • 68 min
Its a new year and a new Tauren and Goblin. Nick and Katie are back to talk a little bit about some of what they missed about this year’s Winter’s Veil; they loved the new music and Greatfather Winter made an appearance in Highmountain! Then they discuss…
#7: On Winter’s Veil
Dec 20, 2016 • 66 min
Happy Feast of Winter’s Veil! Nick and Katie celebrate the holiday by talking about some of the lore behind the holiday. First though, they discuss Dave Kosak leaving the WoW team and moving to the Hearthstone team. With all the recent changes, how will…
#6: Blizzcon Reactions - Mounts, Patches, and Gadgetzan
Nov 22, 2016 • 70 min
Nick and Katie sit down for the first time since Blizzcon to talk about how the announcements will affect the story of Warcraft to come. First, they discuss the class mounts, in particular their love for the priest mount. Katie also loves the rogue mount,…
#5: Celebrating Highmountain
Nov 8, 2016 • 69 min
The long anticipated Highmountain episode has finally arrived. Nick and Katie start by briefly discussing Patch 7.1 and Katie’s journey into the Druid Class Hall on her Tauren alt. Stijn sends in an email about Marcus and the Steamy Romance novel, and…
SE: Blizzcon 2016 and the Leaked Nighthold Cinematic
Nov 4, 2016 • 28 min
Nick and Katie get hyped for Blizzcon by talking about what they are looking forward to at the show! Katie shares her expectations for more than just World of Warcraft as she talks about looking forward to Sombra, and whatever new content is coming for…
#4: The Headless Horseman
Oct 25, 2016 • 59 min
It’s Hallow’s End! Nick and Katie decide to celebrate by discussing the origin of the Headless Horseman! But first Nick and Katie almost come to blows over the Sixtrigger Goblins in Stormheim. Katie talks about her experiences in the rogue class hall and…
#3: The Tragedy of Val’sharrah
Oct 11, 2016 • 77 min
Nick and Katie are back to talk about Val’sharrah. But first, they discuss Chris Metzen’s departure from Blizzard and the role that will have on Warcraft lore going forward. Metzen was like the Emerald Dream of Azeroth lore, but Nick and Katie agree that…
#2: On Stormheim
Sep 12, 2016 • 73 min
This week Nick and Katie discuss the plot of the Stormheim zone and the history behind it. But first, Katie shares her thoughts on the Legion expansion, and Nick talks about loving his trinket that turns him into a Vrykul. Nick is also disappointed that…
#1.5: More Pre-Legion Lore
Aug 29, 2016 • 75 min
Welcome to part 2 of the premiere episode of The Tauren & The Goblin. Nick and Katie continue looking at the lore going into Legion, starting with a discussion of whether or not Blizzard made more content for this expansion than they have for prior…
#1: Pre-Legion Lore
Aug 28, 2016 • 64 min
Welcome to The Tauren & The Goblin, a new podcast with Nick and Katie from WoW! Talk! that will focus on Warcraft lore. In this premiere episode, Nick and Katie talk about Illidan, both the book and the character, and how it sets up the story of Legion.…