Episode #155: Summit Feelings

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Episode #155 of The Starting Zone: Summit Feelings is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  is joined by Spencer Downey and Jason Lucas. THE BREAKING WIND: This week we covered the top news stories in and around the World of Warcraft! The Warcraft Premiere had its share of controversy. The Legion Summit Happened and so did quite a bit of news. The Starting Zone is produced by Spazbot Studios, Good Shows … Continue reading

Episode #156: Warcraft Movie Review Cross Over

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Episode #156 of The Starting Zone: Warcraft Movie Review Cross Over is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  isjoined by Spencer Downey, Jason Lucas and Darrell Goodwin from Super Heroic and David Troy from Netfreaks! MOVIE REVIEW: This week we are doing something kind of special! We are Reviewing the WARCRAFT MOVIE, but normally on The Starting Zone, we do not do Movie Reviews, so we thought we would bring over … Continue reading

Episode #154: The Legion Summit

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Episode #154 of The Starting Zone: The Legion Summit is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  tells the Tale of the Legion Summit! Holy Cow! That’s right Blizzard summoned Mick to their summit to discuss the great things coming our way in Legion. This episode is without a doubt one of the BEST episodes we have ever produced! Mick was able to sit down and interview the following Developers over three … Continue reading

Mick’s Warcraft Movie Review

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There are two different types of people in this world. People who will go see the Warcraft Movie with little to no knowledge of World of Warcraft Video Game, and then other person. The person who at some point in their life was emphatically devoted their heart, should and play time to the most successful MMORPG ever. Each of these people will have drastically different opinions about the Warcraft Movie.

WorldofWarcraft.com Gave Us A Shout Out!

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Trust me! We were shocked as well! This morning Alt Pinged me and let me know that I should check out the ‘This Month In Wow – June’ article on WorldofWarcraft.com. So, I did and I saw the awesome coverage for the Movie, no shocker there! I saw the Warcraft In Real Life, which features Holinka and all your favorite YouTubers, and then I scrolled the section on PODCASTS. And right at the top was THE STARTING ZONE! Wahoo! We were included with WoWHead Weekly and The Instance in this month’s run down! This is super exciting! We had no … Continue reading

Warcraft Movie Red Carpet Coverage with Mick

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  It is our extreme pleasure to announce that someone screwed up the guest list and allowed Mick Montgomery (host of the show) to attend the Red Carpet Premiere of the Warcraft Movie in Hollywood, CA! This is an exciting event for many World of Warcraft fans and Mick will be hanging out with a ton of your favorite members of the Warcraft Community as they slip into some fancy digs and watch Legendary Pictures adaptation based on World of Warcraft Movie! What trouble will Mick get into, we have no idea, but we do not know he is going … Continue reading

Episode #153: #Blizzard Q1 2016 Earnings Report

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Episode #153 of The Starting Zone: #Blizzard Q1 2016 Earnings Report is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery   takes a back seat as Alt drives the show with a great episode! Alt and Joar are BACK to discuss the latest Earnings Call from Blizzard Entertainment! This episode is full of great insights! You can find Alt on twitter, and at her Blog! For more of Joar’s thoughts and musings you can check … Continue reading

Episode #152: Legion Beta Is Here

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Episode #152 of The Starting Zone: Legion Beta Is Here is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  and Alt are back and they are better than ever! THE BREAKING WIND: This week we covered the top news stories in and around the World of Warcraft! The Legion Beta was announced… and then launched! Jesse Cox and Watcher Sit down for a chat! We have highlights! The Watcher Drops a bomb blue … Continue reading

Episode #151: We Know When The Legion is Coming

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Episode #151: We Know When The Legion is Coming is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  and Alt are back and they are better than ever! THE BREAKING WIND: This week we covered the top news stories in and around the World of Warcraft! Legion finally has a Release Date and We’re All Excited! The Latest Warcraft Trailer had people split! Helping Hand: We give you some tips on how you … Continue reading

SHOW RESEARCH: LET’S TALK ABOUT ALT-O-HOLICS!

Are you passionate about World of Warcraft? Are you passionate SPECIFICALLY about leveling Alts? Do you have multiple versions of a single class? Do you have a MAX level toon of every class, of every spec of each class, maybe even every class for both factions? Is your END GAME leveling a Toon, then deleting that toon and starting all over again? We are currently working on a few new story shows and one show idea is about folks whose main focus is Alt Leveling. We want to talk to people about their experience as bonefied Alt-O-Holics! If you are that … Continue reading

Episode #150: Something To Say

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Episode #150 of The Starting Zone: Something To Say is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  flies solo to bring you a very special episode of the The Starting Zone. He talks with several people about the current state of World of Warcraft Podcasting. He also speaks with a Former Blizzard Community Manager about how Blizzard views the community and podcasters, and he also discusses the Future and the End of … Continue reading

Episode #149: For The Kids!

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Episode #149 of The Starting Zone: For the Kids is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  is joined by Spencer Downey and Jason Lucas to talk about the latest news! THE BREAKING WIND: This week we covered the top news stories in and around the World of Warcraft! Blizzard partners with US Publisher Scholastic on a New awesome book project! Blizzard stepped up the April Fools Game once again! Warcraft Movie … Continue reading

Episode #148: #WhyIWow w/ Elepheagle!

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Episode #148 of The Starting Zone: #WhyIWow w/ Elepheagle is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Alt brings us another AWESOME #WhyIWow Interview! She sat down with Mr. Ross Fale, aka Elepheagle who writes a pretty interesting Blog called Feckless Leader, which you can check out at fecklessleader.blogspot.com! With no further adieu, here is your #WhyIWow Interview! The Starting Zone is produced by Spazbot Studios, Good Shows by Good People Visit them today! … Continue reading

Episode #147: #WhyIWow with Spencer Downey

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Episode #147 of The Starting Zone: #WhyIWow with Spencer Downey is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  sits down and interviews Spencer Downey for a Why I Wow Interview! Spencer is a seasoned World of Warcraft Player and frequent contributor on The Starting Zone and Super Heroic! Did you know he was also one of the founding members of the Convert To Raid Guild? We talk about his Journey in World … Continue reading

Episode #146: The 2016 Q4 Earnings Report

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Episode #146 of The Starting Zone: The 2016 Q4 Earnings Report is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Alt  is back with her good friend JOAR and they are going to discuss the Q4 Earnings Report by Blizzard in depth! The Starting Zone is produced by Spazbot Studios, Good Shows by Good People Visit them today! Also, The Starting Zone is a proud member of The Signals Media All Star Network, Check out … Continue reading

Episode #145: The Art of Selling a Movie

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Episode #145 of The Starting Zone: The Art of Selling a Movie is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  is joined by Tyler Rivers! THE BREAKING WIND: This week we covered the top news stories in and around the World of Warcraft! We discuss Blizzard’s recent focus on Community Content Creators, and we talk about the culture of Badge Art! Blizzard is poised to have its biggest year ever in 2016! … Continue reading

Episode #144: My Fantasy Vs Your Convenience

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Episode #144 of The Starting Zone: My Fantasy Vs Your Convenience is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery  and Alt are back and they are better than ever! THE BREAKING WIND: This week we covered the top news stories in and around the World of Warcraft! We Preview World of Warcraft in 2016! Warcraft gets a New Community Manager, Welcome Ornyx Warcraft’s CM Kaivax (aka Randy Jordan) asks you about your … Continue reading

Episode 144 Records Sun 1/24/2016 @ 9am PST! Join us!

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Get Hyped! The Starting Zone Returns this Sunday December 12th @ 9:00am PST! We will record LIVE and stream it on our Twitch Channel! Mick and Alt are back and ready to start talking about some World of Warcraft Fun! If you would like to send in a question or a comment for any of these shows you can do so number of ways! You can TWEET us on Twitter! We also have a Facebook Page, so feel free to put up a post there with your Question or Comment You Can Also Email Us ! We would love to know what … Continue reading

Episode #143: #WhyIWow w/ JOAR!

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Episode #143 of The Starting Zone: #WhyIWow w/ JOAR is ready for Download! The World of Warcraft Podcast for New Players and Experienced Players is back to talk about Blizzard Entertainment’s MMORPG video game, you know, the one we all love! This week Mick Montgomery   takes a back seat as Alt drives the show with a great #WHIWOW episode! #WHYIWOW INTERVIEW: This week ALT has conducted a GREAT #WHYIWOW Interview with JOAR aka David! He has a great story about how Warcraft came into his life, and also this guy has some really terrific insights into the Finance and how … Continue reading

Mick Screwed Up, Sorry About the Spam, New Website Though!

I had hoped that the Launch of our NEW WEBSITE would have been a glorious achievement of wonder and celebration. We had worked REALLY hard on it, and were proud of the new site. Our old site was TUMBLR based, and it had definite limitations. Back in 2010 we moved to Tumblr due to issues on another server. As our show grew we wanted to do more with the site and decided to abandon the Tumblr Account and migrate to a NEW SITE. During the process of Migrating the Posts today one of us (Me…. errr… Mick) forgot to turn off the … Continue reading