Current events including the end of S4 and the approach of S5, plus Season Journey issues and learning from Overwatch's failure/success. Then it's 2015 Year in Review time, with coverage of the second half of last year. Featuring N3rdwards, Empty1, and Flux. [powerpress] Diablo 3 Podcast #194 2015 Year in Review Pt. 1 can be seen here. [caption id="attachment_386789" align="alignright" width="141"] Flux sickness status.[/caption]The Diablo 3 Podcast #195: 2015 Year in Review Pt2 0:30 -- Intro from sore throated Flux and show agenda. 2:00 -- End of Season 4. Why a 2 week break this time? Plans for Season 5 starting in mid-January. 10:00 -- Excite for Legacy of Nightmares set rings. Balanced and rebalanced on the PTR... too nerfed now for top end gear option? 13:00 -- Diablo 3 New Year's Resolutions... 14:30 -- Season Achievement... too hard to finish (GR 60 solo) in S4? Very few Hardcore made it, and very unequal between classes. [caption id="attachment_386790" align="alignright" width="142"] Flux fading.[/caption] 27:30 -- Year in Review 2015: July. Kanai's Cube debuted, T7-T10, season 4 power creep. 31: 00 -- Free item set from Season Journey. Should that be the best set? 40:30 -- August 2015 in review. Countdown to disappointment of Blizzcon begins. Seasons varying so much in length. Will Blizzard ever standardize them? 47:00 -- September 2015 in review. More Blizzcon D3X2 hopes and delusions. 49:30 -- October 2015 in review. Botting, botting, botting. 53:00 -- November 2015. No Blizzcon news items with top views. Complete lack of D3 news from the show. Set Dungeons non-permanent death for HC illustrates the eternal truth. 55:00 -- December 2015 review. How Blizzard turned Titan's failure into Overwatch's success. Could show development changes to improve future Bliz games at launch? [caption id="attachment_386788" align="alignright" width="140"] Flux fatality.[/caption] 1:10:00 -- Final thoughts and hopes for more viable end game play types. The Diablo 3 Podcast Episode Guide in DiabloWiki.net provides links to every show, plus quick summaries. Listen and subscribe through iTunes. View video versions of all The Diablo Podcasts on You Tube, via our all-encompassing Diablo3Inc channel. Get the Podcast RSS feed Continue reading the Original Blog Post.