hearthstone News


Blizzard and Twitch teaming up to combat harassment

By David Craddock, May 19, 2016 3:35pm PDT

Blizzard CEO: 'There's no place for racism, sexism, harassment, or other discriminatory behavior, in or outside of the gaming community.'


Hearthstone announces big changes are coming to classic cards

By Daniel Perez, Apr 20, 2016 10:45am PDT

Prepare to do some deck building as Blizzard is nerfing some of the more popular classic cards.


"I thought they said they were going to Nerf/change 20+ cards from classic? Is it bad I want more ..."

- Fiisher see all 43 comments

Watch the 'What's Next for Hearthstone' announcement here

By Daniel Perez, Mar 11, 2016 9:43am PST

The Hearthstone Americas Winter Championship is kicking off today, but before the card battle action begins, Blizzard has some news it'd like to share.


Don't use Hearthstone hacks if you value your privacy and Bitcoin [Update]

By Daniel Perez, Feb 10, 2016 7:01am PST

You might think you're getting away with something, but what's actually happening is far worse than earning more gold and dust.


"Usually the tell of a bot is that they don't resign when obvious lethal is on board. 99% of ..."

- thecatinthehat see all 12 comments

Hearthstone The Grand Tournament release date announced

By Daniel Perez, Aug 19, 2015 8:19am PDT

Prepare to mount your faithful steed as Hearthstone's The Grand Tournament is launching very soon.


Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft co-op mode could be coming soon

By Daniel Perez, Aug 19, 2015 7:52am PDT

You might want to get ready to rub elbows with other players as a co-op mode may be coming to Hearthstone some time in the future.


Hearthstone generates $20 million a month becoming most successful digital CCG

By Daniel Perez, Aug 11, 2015 8:55am PDT

In the world of digital collectible-card games, it appears Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is the game to beat.


"Not surprised at all. The game is growing popularity by the month. I think in January they made ..."

- cruncht1me see all 11 comments

Watch Blizzard's Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm Gamescom announcements here

By Daniel Perez, Aug 07, 2015 9:09am PDT

Blizzard is expected to announce some news regarding two of its popular games, Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm.


"I like it. hope they continue trying to find what works and keep things interesting"

- Audhuml4 see all 10 comments

Watch Blizzard's special Hearthstone announcement here!

By Daniel Perez, Jul 22, 2015 12:05pm PDT

Blizzard is expected to make a special announcement for its hit CCG game, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft. So let's pull up a chair by the hearth to find out what they have planned for the game.


"also stats! and more fucking deck slots! so many cool things they could do"

- wtf242 see all 49 comments

Hearthstone's new Tavern Brawl game mode now available

By Daniel Perez, Jun 17, 2015 9:47am PDT

Hearthstone has just opened Tavern Brawl for business. Mind your manners when you're duking it out with other patrons.


"yeah for sure. you really need to summon the 5/1 every single turn and hope for good draws. like ..."

- wtf242 see all 12 comments

NVIDIA announces Hearthstone World Pro/Am tournament

By Daniel Perez, Feb 26, 2015 11:50am PST

NVIDIA is announcing its own Hearthstone tournament will be taking place this spring with a $25,000 prize pool and SHIELDs to win.


Hearthstone Senior Designers on Randomness, the Android Port, and Additional Deck Slots

By Steve Watts, Dec 14, 2014 6:00am PST

Shacknews talks to Hearthstone senior designers Ben Brode and Mike Donais about the recent Goblins vs Gnomes expansion, along with much-requested features from the community.


"I was hoping something more on the Android port, we all know it's supposed to come out in December"

- hanged_man see all 27 comments

Shack Snack: July 23, 2014

By Steven Wong, Jul 23, 2014 7:30pm PDT

Shacknews presents the Shack Snack, a short recap of the day's big stories.


Shack Snack: July 17, 2014

By Steven Wong, Jul 17, 2014 5:30pm PDT

End your day with a Shack Snack, a short recap of the day's big stories.


Shack Snack: July 2, 2014

By Steven Wong, Jul 02, 2014 5:00pm PDT

End your day with a Shack Snack, a short recap of three big stories you should know. It's like a CliffsNotes for video games! If you enjoy, don't forget to subscribe to us on YouTube.


"Yep, they've hit a good balance. Not too long, doesn't dwell on one topic too much. Most ..."

- CalipsoII see all 6 comments