Push The Point #23: Punching Down
With the regular season officially over, it’s time to move on to the season playoffs! On Episode 23, Ramses and Lobosco recap the notable events from Kit Kat Rivalry weekend, and discuss the weekend’s impacts on final playoff standings. We cover the upcoming play in tourney, what meta and heroes to possibly expect, and what this means for teams in the bracket. We also take a brief look at the Season 2 Playoff bracket, and speculate on which teams could pull off a deep playoff run.
We also discuss Atlanta Reign’s Dogman and his bold statements surrounding Dallas Fuel and Team USA coach Aero. We talk about Dogman and Co.’s potential place on Team USA, the season’s impact on player selection, and what to expect from Aero going forward. We also discuss the evolution of trash talk and banter in Overwatch League, and its comparison to statements commonly seen in traditional sports.
Lastly, we talk about the Season 3 Schedule reveal, covering the frequency of specific homestand locations and how certain teams stand to benefit. We also cover potential scheduling issues going into Season 3, and how they could affect logistics for the league.