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Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, Hallow’s End celebration

The Headless Horseman is returning to the Hearthstone tavern from October 17-31 for another Hallow’s End celebration, and he has some tricks and treats in store for our players. Tempting Treats Simply log in to Hearthstone between October 17 and 31 to receive a free Arena ticket and a golden Witch’s Cauldron card. The Great Hallow’s End Arena Costume Party...

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, The Boomsday Project Blasts Off

Study up on Azerothian science with 135 experimental new cards in the latest expansion for Blizzard Entertainment’s internationally acclaimed digital card game For a limited time, players can log in to Hearthstone to claim three free packs and a class Legendary card Legions of lab coat-clad Hearthstone® players have filed into Dr. Boom’s secret laboratory to begin work on The...

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, ‘The Boomsday Project’ expansion

A once-in-a-lifetime opportunity awaits the intrepid scientists, engineers, and . . . test subjects of Azeroth in The Boomsday Project ™, the next expansion for Hearthstone®, Blizzard Entertainment’s smash-hit digital card game. On August 7, the infamous Dr. Boom’s delightfully irresponsible experiments will be unleashed upon players in the form of 135 new cards and a slew of mischievous new...

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, ‘Global Games voting’ now live

The Hearthstone Global Games are nearly upon us, and we’re calling on card-slingers from around the world to vote for the players they’d like to represent their homeland. We’ve narrowed down the field of viable competitors to the nine highest Hearthstone Competitive Point earners in each eligible nation. The top point earner per country has been locked in as the...

Hearthstone Collegiate Championships Varsity Division

Blizzard Entertainment More gamers are going to college every year, and schools that invest in esports are seeing results. Tespa is leading the charge toward making esports more integral to the student experience. It’s a lofty goal—and to get there, Tespa is collaborating with colleges and universities everywhere to bring gaming into the spotlight of varsity competition. Tespa’s mission to...

Hearthside Chat with Dave Kosak: Monster Hunt

Daxxarri – Hearthside Chat: Monster Hunt Start stocking up on vials of holy water and cannonballs, because The Witchwood’s free, single-player missions, the Monster Hunt, goes live on April 26 at 10:00 a.m. PDT! Join Lead Mission Designer Dave Kosak, along with Mission Designers Paul Nguyen and Giovanni Scarpati, for a Hearthside Chat that will equip you with everything you...

Hearthstone Global Games 2018

Blizzard Entertainment Everyone, get in here—because we’ll soon be going to the polls to decide the teams for the 2018 Hearthstone Global Games (HGG)! Until then, though, here’s a rundown of the full program. Voting Criteria Team eligibility this year will be determined by Season 1 Hearthstone Competitive Points (CP). A country or region’s top point earner will automatically be...

HCT in the Paese Del Sol—Italy

Blizzard Entertainment Pack your bags and sunglasses—the Hearthstone Championship Tour’s next stop is in the Paese Del Sole! Literally translated as “land of the sun”, HCT Italy Powered By Zotac is the first Hearthstone tour stop in the country’s history. The event will take place July 6 to 8, 2018 at the PALA2A in Varese, home of the city’s basketball...

HCT 2018 Season 1’s Point Leaders

Blizzard Entertainment Season 1 of the 2018 Hearthstone Championship Tour (HCT) now has its final Competitive Point (CP) standings, and it paints an interesting picture of the year to come as the chase for placement in the Hearthstone Masters System continues. If CP earnings are any indication, Europe is the region to watch as we begin the Year of the...

The Witchwood, Hearthstone’s newest spooky expansion, has arrived

Daxxarri – Blizzard Entertainment The Witchwood has arrived! You can now purchase and open card packs! Log in to claim a random class Legendary card and three card packs from The Witchwood, FREE*! Join the Hearthstone team for a look beyond the forest’s gnarled branches to get at the roots of what it took to bring The Witchwood to life!...

Hearthstone World Champion’s Stomping Grounds at HCT Taipei

Blizzard Entertainment The Hearthstone Championship Tour (HCT) is on the move once again! This time, it lands in Taipei—hometown of 2017’s HCT World Champion, Chen “tom60229” Wei Lin. This online-to-offline tour stop will have four online qualifiers, from which 16 finalists will emerge. They will move on to compete at HCT Taipei, held in the Blizzard Arena Taipei on April...

Hearthstone, Two new decks coming to the upcoming Witchwood expansion

Hearthstone Lead Designer Dean Ayala went into detail on two new kinds of decks coming to Hearthstone in the latest expansion, The Witchwood: Even- and Odd-cost decks. Two new neutral Legendary cards enable players to fully embrace the Even- and Odd-cost mechanic: Baku the Mooneater and Genn Greymane. Baku the Mooneater asks players to build a deck with only odd-cost...

Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft ‘The Witchwood’ expansion

Something spooky is stirring in the heart of The Witchwood™, the next expansion for Hearthstone®, Blizzard Entertainment’s smash-hit digital card game. Next month, those cunning and courageous enough to hunt down monsters and outwit witches can claim their bounty in the form of 135 hair-raising new cards, complete with some uncanny new gameplay mechanics. Dark magic has twisted the creatures...

HCT 2018: Everything You Need to Know About Seasonal Playoffs

Blizzard Entertainment The Hearthstone Championship Tour (HCT) 2018’s Season 1 is almost at an end! This first point-earning season of 2018 culminates in the Summer Playoffs, which lead into the first seasonal championship of the year—the Summer Championship. If you’ve been gunning to qualify for a Seasonal Playoff this year, we’ve got you covered. Iron out your dates and plan...