Tag: Hearthstone

The Next 'Hearthstone' Expansion Is The Boomsday Project: Here's What We Know About It So Far

The next 'Hearthstone' expansion, The Boomsday Project, will launch in less than a month. The set will introduce 135 new cards to the digital card game, including nine new legendary spells and a single-player mode named The Puzzle Lab.

Video Games July 11, 2018

The 'Craziest Card' In 'Hearthstone' Will Be In The Witchwood: Meet Shudderwock, The Next Yogg-Saron

Game director Ben Brode said that Shudderwock, a new legendary minion from the upcoming The Witchwood expansion, is the 'craziest card' in 'Hearthstone.' Shudderwock is already being compared with the controversial Yogg-Saron, Hope's End.

Video Games April 10, 2018

Hearthstone's The Witchwood Expansion Gets An April 12 Release Date

Blizzard has now announced the release date of 'Hearthstone' newest expansion, 'The Witchwood.' Aside from over 130 new cards, the expansion will also bring a new mode and will kickstart the Year of the Raven.

Video Games April 7, 2018

The Next 'Hearthstone' Expansion Is Coming Soon: Are You Ready To Enter The Witchwood?

Blizzard announced The Witchwood as the next 'Hearthstone' expansion. The Witchwood will kick off the Year of the Raven with 130 new cards, with three legendary minions already previewed, two new mechanics, and the Monster Hunt single-player mode.

Video Games March 13, 2018

'StarCraft' Turns 20 Years Old: Blizzard Will Celebrate By Giving Away Crossover Gifts

Blizzard will celebrate the 20th anniversary of 'StarCraft' by giving away in-game items. Crossover gifts include a 'Diablo III' pet that looks like a Terran Battlecruiser and a skin for Widowmaker of 'Overwatch' fashioned after Sarah Kerrigan.

Video Games March 4, 2018

Goodbye Year Of The Mammoth, Hello Year Of The Raven: Here's What Will Change In 'Hearthstone'

Digital card game 'Hearthstone' will soon move from the Year of the Mammoth to the Year of the Raven. Among the changes that the new Standard season will bring include new expansions, new Hall of Fame cards, and in-game tournaments.

Video Games February 28, 2018

Apple Now Requires iOS Games Like 'Hearthstone' And 'Clash Royale' To Reveal Loot Box Odds

In revised guidelines for the App Store, Apple now requires iOS games to disclose the odds of loot boxes. Games that will be affected by the provision include 'Hearthstone,' 'Clash Royale,' 'The Simpsons Tapped Out,' and 'South Park: Phone Destroyer.'

Apple December 22, 2017

Hearthstone For The Nintendo Switch Might Be More Likely Than A New Hero Class

There is currently no work being done on a Nintendo Switch version of 'Hearthstone.' However, the possibility still exists, and it is more likely to happen soon than a 10th class being added to the game.

Video Games November 6, 2017

BlizzCon 2017 Roundup: Here Are The Biggest Announcements For Hearthstone, HOTS, Overwatch, StarCraft II, And WoW

BlizzCon 2017 was a huge success, and Blizzard announced a lot of big updates for its games, from 'Hearthstone' and 'Heroes of the Storm' to 'Overwatch,' 'StarCraft II,' and 'World of Warcraft.'

Video Games November 6, 2017

Next 'Hearthstone' Expansion Kobolds & Catacombs To Launch Next Month With New Single-Player Dungeon Run Mode

Blizzard unveiled Kobolds & Catacombs, the next 'Hearthstone' expansion, at BlizzCon 2017. The new set will add 135 new cards, new mechanics, and an interesting new single-player mode named Dungeon Run.

Video Games November 4, 2017

'The Amazing Eternals' Combines 'Overwatch' And 'Hearthstone' Into A Free-To-Play First-Person Shooter With Cards

Digital Extremes, the developer of 'Warframe,' unveiled 'The Amazing Eternals,' a free-to-play first-person shooter. The game combines the hero shooter genre popularized by 'Overwatch' with the digital card game genre popularized by 'Hearthstone,'

Video Games August 17, 2017

The Latest 'Hearthstone' Expansion Will Launch Next Week: Are You Ready For Knights Of The Frozen Throne?

Knights of the Frozen Throne' the second out of three expansions planned for 'Hearthstone' this year, will launch on Aug. 10. Players can still avail the pre-purchase promo of $49.99 for 50 packs.

Video Games August 5, 2017

The Next 'Hearthstone' Expansion Is Knights Of The Frozen Throne: Hero Cards, New Lifesteal Mechanic, And More

Blizzard has unveiled Knights of the Frozen Throne as the next expansion for digital trading card game 'Hearthstone.' It will introduce 135 new cards, a new card type, and a new keyword.

Video Games July 7, 2017

Twitch Really Wants You To Watch 'Overwatch,' 'Hearthstone,' And 'Heroes Of The Storm' Tournament Streams On It

Twitch has officially struck a deal with Blizzard that’ll grant it exclusive broadcast rights to 'Overwatch,' 'Heroes of the Storm,' and 'Hearthstone' tournaments. Lasting through 2018, the deal also brings free loot boxes for Twitch Prime subscribers.

Video Games June 20, 2017

Open Beta For 'Gwent: The Witcher Card Game' Now Available: Here Are The Basics Of The 'Hearthstone' Challenger

The open beta of 'Gwent: The Witcher Card Game' is now available on the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC. Here are the basics of the digital trading card game, which is the newest challenger to Blizzard's 'Hearthstone.'

Video Games May 25, 2017

Next 'Hearthstone' Update Will Make It Really Easy To Share Your Deck Lists

The next update that Blizzard will release for 'Hearthstone' will make it really easy for players to share their deck lists. Currently, players use third-party apps or take screenshots to share their lists with friends or on social media.

Video Games May 17, 2017

'Hearthstone' Card Pack, 'Overwatch' Loot Box Drop Rates Confirmed By Blizzard's Chinese Websites

Blizzard has now revealed official drop rates for loot boxes in 'Overwatch' and card packs in 'Hearthstone.' Here’s how many loot boxes or card packs you have to open before getting something special.

Video Games May 6, 2017

Blizzard Celebrates 70 Million Registered 'Hearthstone' Players By Giving Away Free Journey To Un'Goro Packs

Digital card game 'Hearthstone' reached the milestone of 70 million registered players. To celebrate the achievement, Blizzard gave away free packs of the game's latest expansion, Journey to Un'Goro, to all players.

Video Games May 2, 2017

New 'Hearthstone' Exploit Skips Opponent's Turn: Here Are The Journey To Un'Goro Cards Involved

It has been less than a week since Blizzard released the Journey to Un'Goro expansion for 'Hearthstone,' but an exploit has already been found. Will Blizzard issue a fix any time soon?

Video Games April 10, 2017

Hearthstone On Nintendo Switch? Blizzard Says It Is Possible

Players of the popular online card battle ‘Hearthstone’ may one day play the game on the Nintendo Switch. No official plans yet, but the game designers think it’s a possibility.

Video Games April 3, 2017

Hearthstone New Massive Expansion Journey To Un'Goro Introduces Game Mechanics Twist, 135 Primordial Beasts, Beings

Blizzard has confirmed the rumored expansion to 'Hearthstone' and the changes are massive. Aside from new minions, beasts, and spells, it will also introduce new gameplay mechanics.

Video Games February 28, 2017

Blizzard Continues 'Hearthstone' Revamp With Arena Mode Changes: Switch To Standard, Less Common Cards, More Spells

Update 7.1 for 'Hearthstone' will revamp Arena mode to make it more interesting for players by changing its format from Wild to Standard, among other things. The move continues Blizzard's sweeping changes to the digital card game.

Video Games February 22, 2017

Blizzard Ends Windows Vista, XP Support: ‘Hearthstone,’ ‘World Of Warcraft,’ ‘Starcraft II,” And More Soon Unplayable

Blizzard has officially announced plans to end support for many of its games on Windows XP and Vista. Beginning later this year, Vista and XP holdouts must update to a newer OS to play Blizzard’s games.

Video Games February 22, 2017

Year Of The Mammoth Shaking Up 'Hearthstone': Classic Cards Leaving Standard, New Release Cycle, And More

Blizzard announced massive changes coming to 'Hearthstone' once the Year of the Mammoth kicks in. The changes include six Classic cards being booted out of Standard, the elimination of Adventures, and the addition of a new Rogue hero.

Video Games February 17, 2017

New Patch For 'Hearthstone' Nerfs Two Overpowered Cards, Makes Climb Up Ranked Ladder Easier

The upcoming Update 7.1 for 'Hearthstone' will nerf two overpowered cards to try to address problems in the current Standard metagame. The update will also apply changes to the digital card game's Ranked Play mode.

Video Games February 15, 2017

Voice Actress Resume Possibly Leaks Next 'Hearthstone' Expansion: The Dinosaur-Themed 'Lost Secrets Of Un'Goro'

A resume posted online by a voice actress has potentially leaked the next 'Hearthstone' expansion. Named Lost Secrets of Un'Goro, the expansion will likely carry a prehistoric theme filled with dinosaur cards.

Video Games February 7, 2017

Use 'World Of Warcraft' Gold To Buy 'Overwatch' Loot Boxes, 'Hearthstone' Card Packs, And More: Here's How

Blizzard has announced that 'World of Warcraft' players can now exchange their gold to claim Tokens for credits and use them to buy 'Overwatch' loot boxes, 'Hearthstone' card packs, and 'Heroes of the Storm' content.

Video Games February 6, 2017

Best Android Games Of 2017: 'Apollo Justice,' 'Fallout Shelter,' Hearthstone,' 'Pokémon GO,' And 'Minecraft'

Another year, another 365 days for gaming. To help you decide which ones to try, check out some of the best Android games of 2017, including 'Apollo Justice,' 'Fallout Shelter,' 'Hearthstone,' and more.

Video Games January 3, 2017

Blizzard To Celebrate 20 Years Of 'Diablo' Through Events On 'World Of Warcraft,' 'Hearthstone,' 'Overwatch,' 'StarCraft II,' And 'Heroes Of The Storm'

To celebrate the 20th anniversary of 'Diablo,' Blizzard will launch special in-game events and items in its other titles. This will be in addition to The Darkening of Tristram, which will be coming to 'Diablo III: Reaper of Souls' players.

Video Games December 28, 2016

'Mean Streets Of Gadgetzan' Now Out: What Are The Best Cards In The New 'Hearthstone' Expansion?

'Mean Streets of Gadgetzan,' the latest 'Hearthstone' expansion, adds 132 new cards to the digital trading card game. Here are some cards that have already caught the attention of players as possibly the best ones in the new set.

Video Games December 2, 2016

'Hearthstone' Mean Streets Of Gadgetzan Bug: Blizzard Launches Fix, Offers Free Packs

Blizzard has rolled out a 'Hearthstone' patch to fix a bug relating to the Mean Streets Of Gadgetzan's tri-class cards. The game studio said that players will receive 33 percent of the total packs they opened before the fix as compensation.

Video Games December 2, 2016

'Hearthstone' Expansion Mean Streets Of Gadgetzan: Release Date, Crime Families, Cards And Everything Else To Expect

'Hearthstone' new major update involves an expansion pack that pooled the meanest and greatest criminals in the 'World of Warcraft' universe. The characters are lumped together in crime families similar to the notorious Italian mafia.

Video Games November 4, 2016

Blizzard To Overhaul Competitive 'Hearthstone': What Changes Can Players Expect?

This year's competitive Hearthstone scene is winding down, with the 2016 World Championship Finals to be held at BlizzCon. Blizzard is already looking forward to next year, but with several planned changes and additions.

Video Games October 27, 2016

Interview With 'Hearthstone' Designers Puts Spotlight On Yogg-Saron, Call Of The Wild: Arena Mode Changes Also Explained

"Hearthstone" designers Mike Donais and Dean Ayala answered a variety of questions in an interview with IGN. Among the topics covered are two cards: Yogg-Saron, Hope's End and Call of the Wild.

Video Games September 26, 2016

The Arena Mode Of 'Hearthstone' Is Getting An Overhaul: 45 Cards Will Be Removed From The Draft Pool

The Arena mode of 'Hearthstone' is about to get an overhaul, with Blizzard to remove 45 cards from the draft pool in an upcoming patch. The move looks to address the game mode's balance issues.

Video Games September 9, 2016

It Is Now Easy To Stream Blizzard Games Such As 'Overwatch' And 'Hearthstone' On Facebook: Your Move, Twitch

Blizzard Streaming, first announced a couple of months ago, has now been launched. The feature makes it easier for gamers to live stream the Blizzard titles they play on the PC through their Facebook accounts.

Video Games August 27, 2016

'Hearthstone' Players In Outrage Over Terrible New Priest Card In 'One Night In Karazhan': What Purify Means For The Game

Players of Blizzard's 'Hearthstone' are outraged over the Purify card for the Priest class. The card, which is included in the upcoming 'One Night in Karazhan' adventure, could signal a deeper issue for the digital trading card game.

Video Games August 10, 2016

The Next Adventure For 'Hearthstone' Is 'One Night In Karazhan': Here's What We Know So Far

The next adventure for 'Hearthstone,' entitled 'One Night in Karazhan,' will be one huge party! Players will be able to gain 45 new cards through missions and challenges, with the prologue wing to be launched on Aug. 11.

Video Games July 30, 2016

Blizzard Could Be Announcing The Next 'Hearthstone' Adventure Very Soon

Blizzard could be set to announce the next adventure for "Hearthstone" on July 28 through the game's official Twitch channel. Rumors are hinting that the adventure will involve Karazhan, a magical tower formerly inhabited by Medivh.

Video Games July 20, 2016

New 'Hearthstone' Hero Morgl The Oracle Is A Murloc Shaman: How To Unlock Him

Exciting news for 'Hearthstone' fans: a new hero is slated to join your deck! It won’t be acquired easily, however, as a few couple requirements have to be met before players get their hands on the latest hero addition.

Video Games July 18, 2016

Luck vs. Skill: Is Yogg-Saron Bad For Competitive 'Hearthstone'?

Yogg-Saron, one of the cards from the 'Whispers of the Old Gods' expansion of 'Hearthstone,' heavily utilizes the game's RNG element. Is it bad for competitive matches, or does it capture the spirit of the digital trading card game?

Video Games July 7, 2016

Soon You Can Stream Blizzard Video Games Via Facebook Live: Will It Be A Twitch Killer?

Blizzard will be adding Facebook functionality to many of its games for the PC, including 'Overwatch.' The move is seen as a challenge to the current leaders of the video game streaming industry such as Twitch.

Video Games June 7, 2016

Hearthstone Players Can Grab 13 Free Whispers Of The Old Gods Packs: Here's How To Get Them

Blizzard recently revealed that it will give away 13 free Whispers of the Old Gods card packs. Here is how you can grab these free items from the 'Hearthstone' expansion.

Video Games April 24, 2016

Hearthstone Basic, Classic Cards Being Nerfed: Sorry Combo Druid, Face Hunter

Blizzard has nerfed several basic and classic cards in Hearthstone as it prepares to launch the Standard format for the digital trading card game. Two decks greatly affected by the changes are Combo Druid and Face Hunter.

Video Games April 21, 2016

Hearthstone Expansion 'Whispers Of The Old Gods' Arrives April 26

Blizzard has finally unveiled the official launch date for 'Whispers of the Old Gods,' the latest expansion for 'Hearthstone.' The expansion will arrive in the Americas on April 26 and on April 27 in Asia and Europe.

Video Games April 20, 2016

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