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Hearthstone Bids Farewell to Death Knight Heroes in Arena in Next Update

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 10, 2017 5:15pm PST

Those hoping to get an edge in Hearthstone's Arena mode by drafting Hero Cards will have to come up with a new strategy, starting next week.


"A good change, they were just too strong. A decent player could easily get 3-4 more wins than ..."

- AllYourBase see all 2 comments

PSA: Golden Hearthstone Pack Available to All Twitch Prime Members Today

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 08, 2017 1:05pm PST

Twitch has a little something special for Hearthstone players today.


Hearthstone: A Guide to Marin the Fox

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 06, 2017 1:30pm PST

Hearthstone players were greeted with a new Legendary minion following Monday's 9.4 update. Shacknews takes a look at Marin the Fox and what players need to know about this handsome treasure hunter before taking him out on the board.


"I might try putting it my big Druid list but I have a feeling it’s going to be dud. I think ..."

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Hearthstone Devs on Kobolds & Catacombs, Dungeon Run, and More from BlizzCon 2017

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 05, 2017 3:00pm PST

Kobolds & Catacombs is set to hit Hearthstone in about a month, so Shacknews stopped by BlizzCon to ask Principal Game Designer Mike Donais and Senior Concept Artist Jomaro Kindred about what players can expect to see.


Surviving Dungeon Run in Hearthstone's Kobolds & Catacombs at BlizzCon 2017

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 04, 2017 8:00am PDT

Hearthstone has something special for its latest expansion. Shacknews went to BlizzCon 2017 to try out Dungeon Run, the game's new roguelike single-player adventure.


BlizzCon 2017: Kobolds & Catacombs is Hearthstone's Next Expansion

By Ozzie Mejia, Nov 03, 2017 11:40am PDT

The Year of the Mammoth is going out with a bang by taking your candles!


"Correct. So essentially the ones that were shown are indefinite until it’s broken by the ..."

- cruncht1me see all 6 comments

Blizzard Battle.net Update Adds Social Features, Gifting, and Free Hearthstone Pack

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 23, 2017 2:40pm PDT

Shopping for birthdays just got a little bit easier, thanks to a new Blizzard Battle.net update.


"Sadly every once in a while the quest in Hearthstone is "challenge a friend" and even when I do ..."

- Schnapple see all 9 comments

Hearthstone: The Winners & Losers of the HCT Summer Championship

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 18, 2017 12:00pm PDT

With the HCT Summer Championship in the past, Shacknews takes a look at the biggest winners and losers of the weekend.


"Hunter is pretty bad right now. I've been laddering with rogue this month and the random class ..."

- thecatinthehat see all 3 comments

Hearthstone: Analyzing the Biggest Changes from the October 17 Update

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 17, 2017 4:00pm PDT

To go along with Hallow's End activities, Blizzard issued a new patch for Hearthstone with some noteworthy changes. Shacknews is here to break them down.


Hearthstone Hallow's End Activities Include Dual-Class Arena

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 17, 2017 3:00pm PDT

Blizzard is in the giving spirit for Hallow's End, offering players free Arena tickets. But Arena is going to have a bit of a twist for the holiday season.


Hearthstone Esports Manager on the HCT, Amsterdam in January, Wild, and More

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 17, 2017 12:00pm PDT

Prior to Sunday's Hearthstone Summer Championship finals, Shacknews sat down with Team 5's Matt Wyble to talk about the future of the Hearthstone Championship Tour, going from BlizzCon to Amsterdam, and the potential future of Wild tournaments.


Surrender Wins Hearthstone Summer Championship, Pavel Misses Cut for Worlds

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 15, 2017 6:50pm PDT

Kim 'Surrender' Jungsoo put a momentary end to European dominance at Hearthstone Championship Tour events, while defending Hearthstone World Champion Pavel will most likely miss the opportunity to defend his title.


"I really enjoyed those games that I got to see. Hearthstone can be really fun to watch. I like ..."

- FreshwaterAU see all 4 comments

Hearthstone: 4 Cards to Watch at the HCT Summer Championship

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 13, 2017 8:00am PDT

With the HCT Summer Championship about to begin, Shacknews has certain cards that viewers should be on the lookout for.


"yup, especially now that you don't get duplicates. if you dust it, you might pull it again, but ..."

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Hearthstone Details Trigger Changes Coming in October 2017 Update

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 12, 2017 12:25pm PDT

And the Hearthstone community lived happily whenever after.


"the game is too fucking expensive if you try to keep up with the meta. not worth it anymore"

- ]pm[chem see all 7 comments

These are the In-Game Rewards Included with the 2017 BlizzCon Virtual Ticket

By Ozzie Mejia, Oct 11, 2017 1:35pm PDT

Those who can't make it out to Anaheim for BlizzCon can still attend via the BlizzCon Virtual Ticket, and Blizzard has detailed the in-game goodies that come along with it.