Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft

IPAD, MAC, PC / Strategy / Release: 2013 / ESRB: U

Hearthstone 'Fireside Gatherings' to encourage real-life meets

By Steve Watts, Apr 21, 2014 10:30am PDT

Blizzard is encouraging Hearthstone fans to meet up in real-life with "Fireside Gatherings." Participating in one can earn you a special card back.


Hearthstone for iPad now available in U.S.

By Steve Watts, Apr 16, 2014 12:35pm PDT

Hearthstone is now available on iPad, Blizzard has announced. Your progress from the PC version carries over, and trying it out on iPad will earn you a free pack of cards.


Hearthstone getting 'Curse of Naxxramas' single-player campaign

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2014 9:27am PDT

Hearthstone is getting its first single-player campaign soon. Curse of Naxxramas will take you through a series of creepy boss fights to earn new cards for your deck. It will also sport a new board and class challenges.


Hearthstone releases on iPad in Canada, US release 'coming soon'

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 02, 2014 4:30pm PDT

Hearthstone is now on iPad... in Canada, eh! Blizzard has not given a U.S. release date, but notes that it is "coming soon."


Diablo 3: Reaper of Souls pre-orders offer Hearthstone Expert Card Packs

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 22, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Blizzard is crossing streams with its franchises, once again, when it comes to pre-orders. The publisher is offering Hearthstone Expert Card Packs in the latest pre-order incentive for Diablo III: Reaper of Souls.


Play Hearthstone to get a shiny horse in WoW

By Alice O'Connor, Mar 12, 2014 7:00am PDT

Blizzard's collectible card game Hearthstone officially launched yesterday as free-to-play, with a little free-to-pony touch on top. Playing only a few Hearthstone matches will net you a special flying horse mount to gallivant around atop in World of Warcraft.


PSA: Hearthstone has officially launched

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 11, 2014 2:30pm PDT

Hearthstone has exited open beta and has officially launched today!


Blizzard suing Hearthstone clone maker

By Steve Watts, Jan 22, 2014 7:30am PST

Blizzard has filed suit against Chinese dev Unico, over its alleged Hearthstone copycat "Legend of Crouching Dragon." The suit seeks $1.65 million in damages.


Hearthstone open beta begins

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 21, 2014 2:05pm PST

Blizzard has finally opened the doors on Hearthstone's open beta. You can stop asking your friends for beta codes now.


Blizzard hopes to balance Hearthstone with counters, not nerfs

By Alice O'Connor, Jan 17, 2014 10:40am PST

Blizzard dropped a few choice nerfs in Hearthstone's beta test yesterday, killing several unpleasant decks, but this isn't how it plans to balance the virtual collectible card game in the long term. Ultimately, Blizzard wants to stop single cards or decks becoming dominant b...


Hearthstone open beta delayed to next year

By Steve Watts, Dec 20, 2013 7:40am PST

Blizzard has delayed the open beta for Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, saying it's not ready yet. But, it has sent out invites to everyone who signed up by this week, and plans another large scale invite on January 7.


Warcraft movie touts cast from Pacific Rim, Vikings, and Mission: Impossible

By Steve Watts, Dec 09, 2013 9:00am PST

Legendary Pictures has announced some of its casting for the Warcraft movie, including actors from Vikings, Pacific Rim, and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol.


Hearthstone's final version will feature cross-platform play

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 11, 2013 10:00am PST

Hearthstone's mobile versions won't feature a beta, like its PC counterpart, however once all versions are final and released, they'll all be able to play against each other.


Hearthstone open beta starts next month, iOS and Android version also planned

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 08, 2013 12:15pm PST

If you're still looking for beta keys for Blizzard's Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft, you won't have to look for much longer. This year's Blizzcon opened with chief creative officer Rob Pardo announcing that the game would enter open beta next month.


Warcraft movie coming December 18, 2015

By Andrew Yoon, Oct 01, 2013 3:15pm PDT

The Warcraft movie is so real it has a date. Blizzard has announced that the upcoming film from Legendary Pictures will be in theaters on December...