Hearthstone

Why Hearthstone’s Naga Sea Witch rules were changed Hearthstone Game Director Ben Brode took to Reddit yesterday to explain further on the reasoning behind the updated interactions between Naga Sea Witch and the assorted giants. There has been a new deck tearing up the Wild ladder. With the updated interaction, the Naga Sea Witch sets the cost of your minions to 5. After...

Hearthstone update 9.1 targeted for release September 18 Hearthstone is getting an update next week — 9.1 releases on September 18. The update is to implement all balance changes that were outlined and discussed in detail last week. Five cards will be seeing changes in the update — including Basic class cards Hex, Innervate, and Fiery War Axe. The Basic class cards are...




Upcoming Hearthstone changes nerf Druid, Warrior, Shaman, and Murlocs After almost a month of playing Knights of the Frozen Throne, Blizzard is ready to make some balance changes to some often complained about cards. Perhaps the biggest offender in the current Standard meta game is Druid, and two key cards have been nerfed to make the class less dominant. Innervate will now only grant a...

Hearthstone’s Knights of the Frozen Throne: The Upper Reaches guide You’ve conquered the Lower Citadel! Only one more level remains before you can challenge and dethrone the Lich King. In case you missed it, Knights of the Frozen Throne has officially released. The new single-player adventure mode sends us up the icy steps of Icecrown Citadel to take the fight to the Lich King. If you’ve...

Hearthstone’s Knights of the Frozen Throne: Lower Citadel guide With Knights of the Frozen Throne officially released, a new single-player adventure mode sends us get up the icy steps of Icecrown Citadel to take the fight to the Lich King. If you’ve been out of Hearthstone for a while, remember that you can get to these adventures by selecting “Solo Adventures” from the Hearthstone menu,...

Everything we know about Hearthstone’s Knights of the Frozen Throne Hearthstone’s sixth expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne, comes with 135 new cards and free solo missions against iconic bosses from Icecrown Citadel such as Lord Marrowgar, Professor Putricide, and the Lich King. Update: In fact, defeating the Lich King on all nine classes yields you the Young Arthas hero skin! While we don’t have a specific...




Is an appear offline feature coming to Blizzard games? Appearing offline is something players have been wanting for a long time — a very long time. What’s more, it’s something Blizzard has allegedly had in the works for more than five years now. Discussion surrounding the feature is to the point where it’s gaining the same notoriety as WoW’s totally-soon-to-be-here Dance Studio. However, some...

Hearthstone’s latest expansion is Knights of the Frozen Throne {PB}To help us beat the heat of summer, Hearthstone’s next expansion will be taking us up north to Northrend. Say hello to the Knights of the Frozen Throne! During the HCT livestream from Shanghai today, Game Director Ben Brode and Production Director Jason Chayes posed an intriguing question. What happens when heroes fall? When the Lich King...



Next Hearthstone expansion announcement during HCT Spring Championships tonight It's been about three months since Journey to Un'goro came out. If Blizzard's release schedule remains consistent, that means we should be expecting a new adventure some time soon.

Hearthstone Greater Crater Promotion for Journey to Un’goro packs now live The Greater Crater promotion for Journey to Un’goro card packs is now live! The prices you pay will be the same as before, except now you’re getting more packs to go with it. Original: 7 packs, Promotion: 9 packs Original: 15 packs, Promotion: 20 packs Original: 40 packs, Promotion: 52 packs Original: 60 packs, Promotion: 78 packs Community Manager Daxxarri...

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Legendary changes coming soon to Hearthstone Some new changes are coming to Hearthstone! Nope, nothing quite to do with game play changes. There are no nerfs or buffs to any cards, but there will be buffs to how you acquire Legendary cards from opening Hearthstone packs. With the release of the next expansion, whenever you open a Legendary in a card pack, it’ll...

Could a tournament mode work in Hearthstone? Tournament mode has been an oft-requested feature in Hearthstone. So what isn’t in the game yet? The issue is that there isn’t a consensus on what the scope of a tournament mode would be, but Game Director Ben Brode took to Reddit to lay out his thoughts on the challenges of a tournament mode. Let’s break down...

HS Roulette: Different ways to play Hearthstone Getting bored with Hearthstone? I took the last month off after I reached rank 20 just to score the cardback. But if you’re looking for a new, creative way to play the game, take a look at Hearthstone Roulette. Just because you don’t have some of the more powerful cards in the game doesn’t mean you can’t...

Hearthstone patch notes introduce deck importing and more A new Hearthstone patch has just arrived for Desktop clients. Previously mentioned features like deck importing, quest completion with friends, and stacking both gold and non-gold cards have been added along with other cool aspects! Deck importing is the feature I’ve looked forward to the most. Now I can create and share decks with my friends...

What mechanics would you like to see in Hearthstone? Game Designer Max McCall took to the official forums to discuss keywords in Hearthstone. This was a response to the original question about why there were no longer any Inspire cards in standard. Personally, I felt Inspire was a little lackluster. I’m not upset to see it sunset and removed from the current standard format....

Playing Hearthstone’s Egg Druid in Wild We’re to go slightly off the beaten path this week in our Journey to Un’goro. In May, players who reach the top 64 in the Wild game mode can qualify for an upcoming official Wild tournament. With that in mind, we’re going to examine a Wild deck today. Personally, I miss the old combo Druid deck...