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On the Flank Ep. 41: Audio Only Shirt Criticisms

On the Flank Ep. 41: Audio Only Shirt Criticisms

June 13, 2019

John & Joe are back to long form this week! They go over the Shock and NYXL almost being upset, criticize shirts and John rants again, of course.

On the Flank Ep. 40: A Quick One

On the Flank Ep. 40: A Quick One

June 3, 2019

John and Joe briefly touch on the Atlantic and Pacific showdown, predict the first week of Stage 3 matches and talk about the sad rumors of high profile blizzard esports employees' morale being down, plus the possibility of their departures.

On the Flank Ep. 39: We’ll Miss You Nate

On the Flank Ep. 39: We’ll Miss You Nate

May 27, 2019

On the Flank's #1 fan Nate Nanzer has left the Overwatch League. We mourn the departure of a great commish, plus present our mid-season power rankings!

On the Flank Ep. 38: All-Star Analysis (Super In-Depth) (SERIOUS)

On the Flank Ep. 38: All-Star Analysis (Super In-Depth) (SERIOUS)

May 16, 2019

John and Joe relive the amazing moments in the Shock's first ever stage championship run. They also briefly preview the All-Star Event, go over the FLA/LAV trade and get excited for trading cards.

On the Flank Ep. 37: History Will Be Made

On the Flank Ep. 37: History Will Be Made

May 6, 2019

John & Joe talk Shock and their perfect stage. They also talk Atlanta's season sweep of NYXL and predict who is going to win the stage 2 playoffs (Spoiler: its Shanghai).

On the Flank Ep. 36: To Quatermain, Our New Favorite Player

On the Flank Ep. 36: To Quatermain, Our New Favorite Player

April 30, 2019

Oh my! John and Joe recap the first home game in OWL history for a deservedly long time. They go over the upcoming Overwatch World Cup, who can make stage 2 playoffs and the ridiculous all star starters. Also, wait until the end for a fantastic preview of what London's new signing Quatermain brings to the table.

On the Flank Ep. 35: John Goes 4-0

On the Flank Ep. 35: John Goes 4-0

April 23, 2019

John reversed his fortunes this week with a 4-0 in predictions! The guys also break the record for how many times records being broken in OWL have been discussed in a podcast format. And they get hyped for this weekend's Dallas homestand.

On the Flank Ep. 34: John Goes 0-4

On the Flank Ep. 34: John Goes 0-4

April 16, 2019

John has gone 0-4 on his predictions. He tries to redeem himself this week. John and Joe also go over Kate Mitchell's departure and the descending Atlanta and Toronto teams.

On the Flank Ep. 33: Chengdu has Home Field Advantage in Stage 2

On the Flank Ep. 33: Chengdu has Home Field Advantage in Stage 2

April 10, 2019

John and Joe discuss the return of OWL in stage 2 that also marked the return of something called a damage hero? First time I'm hearing of this.

On the Flank Ep. 32: Power Rankings Return

On the Flank Ep. 32: Power Rankings Return

April 3, 2019

John and Joe update their power rankings for the first time since the preseason! They also mourn the retirement of Dafran and, of course, recorded the podcast right before two big trades happened, so they couldn't have possibly talked about them. Also, they preview Stage 2 Week 1.

On the Flank Ep. 31: Titans vs. Shock for OWL Finals 2019 Please

On the Flank Ep. 31: Titans vs. Shock for OWL Finals 2019 Please

March 29, 2019

John and Joe discuss 2019's first stage playoffs and how impressive the Titans' stage 1 performance is in the grand scheme of things. Also, despite popular belief, NYXL IS undefeated still. They're 7-0. The standings say so.

On the Flank Ep. 30: Stage 1 Playoffs Preview!

On the Flank Ep. 30: Stage 1 Playoffs Preview!

March 20, 2019

John and Joe preview the first stage playoffs of season 2. They also give top quality analysis on why Toronto Defiant beat Philly in that nail-biting tiebreaker.

 

Apologize for the poor audio quality from John this week! He is on vacation so didn't have access to his usual setup.

On the Flank Ep. 29: Two Sick Men talk about Individuals with Sick Skills

On the Flank Ep. 29: Two Sick Men talk about Individuals with Sick Skills

March 13, 2019

John & Joe recap another week with little surprises, but prepare themselves for a wondrous two weeks ahead as the stage playoffs shape up to have some fantastic match-ups. They go over the small little PTR patches and they try to break their prediction battle tie.

On the Flank Ep. 28: Joe the Patch Man vs. Patch 1.34

On the Flank Ep. 28: Joe the Patch Man vs. Patch 1.34

March 6, 2019

John and Joe discuss a more consistent week of Overwatch League, the Gladiators struggles and the beginning of Atlanta's reign. Joe also manages to cover the biggest patch of all time all before John needs to leave for work.

On the Flank Ep. 27: Parity or Inconsistency?

On the Flank Ep. 27: Parity or Inconsistency?

February 26, 2019

John and Joe dive into a week filled with questions marks and inconsistency, leaving them with one important question: who is actually good? They also look at Fusions' situation, Baptiste and give their SPICY predictions for stage 1 week 3.

On the Flank Ep. 26: In Love with OWL

On the Flank Ep. 26: In Love with OWL

February 18, 2019

John and Joe take a DEEP dive on week one and all of the story lines. They look back at their predictions, give an MVP of the week and go over what they're liking in 2019 so far. They also give their predictions for some of the best week 2 games.

On the Flank Ep. 25: POWER RANKINGS

On the Flank Ep. 25: POWER RANKINGS

February 13, 2019

The long awaited power rankings finally come out! John and Joe compare rankings, talk community countdown, recap the podcaster fantasy draft, and preview the first week of the 2019 season. They also begin their weekly predictions and compete to see who can have the best record by the end of the season.

On the Flank Ep. 24: Dreaming of OWL

On the Flank Ep. 24: Dreaming of OWL

February 5, 2019

John tells Joe about his dream last night. They also celebrate the release of HighNoon fantasy OWL and preview the final teams: Paris Eternal and Guangzhou Charge. Power Rankings NEXT WEEK.

On the Flank Ep. 23: OWL 2019 Betting Odds

On the Flank Ep. 23: OWL 2019 Betting Odds

January 31, 2019

John & Joe take a look at the brand new OWL access pass, 2019 merch and OWL betting odds! They continue their 2019 season preview with the Seoul Dynasty and Washington Justice.

On the Flank Ep. 22: The Runaway Dynasty

On the Flank Ep. 22: The Runaway Dynasty

January 21, 2019

John & Joe talk Korean Contenders S3 finals, as well as an addition for Chengdu, and the patch stage one will be played on! 2019 season team previews continue with the Los Angeles Gladiators and the Toronto Defiant.