Watchpoint Radio #68: The (Coaching) Game Has Changed [Interview w/ Zhouster from Mayhem.GG]

August 9th, 2017

Having top players or coaches review VOD’s is common place now, but the process is a bit clunky and not interactive. Enter Mayhem.GG. Zhouster and his team are looking to change the way player coaching is done — providing a place where coaches can review VOD’s with players in real-time, as well as providing tools to help coaches communicate to players where they are and what they need to do to get better. Mayhem.gg is currently working with several coaching organizations to provide the best experience possible for both coaches and players. Zhouster joins us to talk about how they started, the current state of Mayhem.gg, and what they are aiming for in the future.

Additionally, Summer Games has arrived! This is Overwatch’s first repeat event. Can it cause the same excitement as the first time? 40 new items, but it looks like only about 10 or so of those items are stuff we actually want. We’ll talk about that, changes on the way to spectating, and

Guests

Zhouster / Mayhem.GG

Zhouster is one of the creators of Mayhem.gg: a coaching platform that allows coaches to review VOD's in real-time with tools that allow for detailed examination of a players VOD.

Hosts

Jarret is Executive Director as well as one of the founding members of Mash Those Buttons. He plays all types of games, but tends to lean more toward FPS, Stealth, and Racing Games. Currently too involved in Overwatch.

IT System Engineer by day, avid gamer by night! Bob has been gaming his entire life and first started standing on a chair playing the arcade version of Super Mario Bros. Now he plays all kinds of games but focuses mainly on Overwatch.

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