Hearthstone

Hearthstone Theory and Math

Hearthstone Theory and Math
HEARTHSTONE THEORY AND MATH: MINION STAT VALUES Blizzard Entertainment has begun releasing Hearthstone expansions at a rate of 3 every year. With this new influx of content entering the game, more new cards with never-before-seen effects and uses are being implemented. However, when a brand new effect is introduced, it is difficult to evaluate its impact on the game and

HCT America Summer Playoffs Review

HCT America Summer Playoffs Review
Hearthstone Championship Tour America Summer Playoffs happened this weekend. The tournament began with 72 players, top 64 with most points and 8 tavern heroes. In a conquest best of 5 format, the competition started with swiss group stage, the top 8 then moved on to a bracket single elimination best of 5. Many famous players took part of the tournament,

Arena Synergy Picks

Arena Synergy Picks
With patch 9.0 Blizzard introduced synergy picks into the Arena. This has made a lot of people very angry and been widely regarded as a bad move. When you combine the synergy picks with game-breaking Death Knights, the result is one of the least entertaining Arena metas Hearthstone has ever seen. The idea behind synergy picks seems all right. Start

Hearthstone Patch 9.1: Nerf Notes

Hearthstone Patch 9.1: Nerf Notes
Blizzard just announced the latest nerf since the Rogue Quest was gutted early last July and it’s a meta-defining shift. Included in the nerfs were some of the strongest basic cards that have defined class archetypes since Hearthstone was first released. There hasn’t ever been a Warrior deck that didn’t include Fiery War Axe, ditto for Druid and Innervate. Shaman

HSrewind: Token Shaman Part 1: Deck Guide

HSrewind: Token Shaman Part 1: Deck Guide
HSrewind will now be split into two parts: 1st part (which you are about to read) will be an In-depth Guide going over match ups, mulligan phase, core build and tech spots. 2nd part will be the Replays which will focus on various intricacies of the deck such as minion placement and other deck specific information best learned from examples.

Health: Why it Matters

Health: Why it Matters
The Eternal Struggle So you’re at 10 health as a druid, you have lethal next turn and your mage opponent has a 1-health bog creeper standing in your way. The mage has 8 cards in hand. What do you do? For most people, the question of “How low can I go?” is a common one. The eternal struggle of wether

HSrewind – Secret Mage

HSrewind - Secret Mage
HSrewinded is a series I will be writing that each week showcases a deck and uses actual replays to help players learn the ins and outs of how to play it optimally. Below each replay is a turn by turn analysis explaining how each turn played out and what the correct play was and why. This week the deck we

Purify Priest

Purify Priest
Welcome everyone to a guide on Purify Priest! Since the release of Un’Goro I have been playing just about every deck imaginable, and finally came across a unique deck that combines everything I love about the game. Purify Priest is a combo oriented deck that forces the player to properly utilize and manage all of his resources in order to

Great Decks of Gadgetzan

Great Decks of Gadgetzan
As I’m sure you’re all aware, the newest Hearthstone expansion: Mean Streets of Gadgetzan, was just released! This has been one of the most powerful, if not the most powerful release of cards in the game. And with great power, come great new decks. Much of this expansion has done an excellent job at my favorite part of new card

Mean Streets of Gadgetzan Overview

Mean Streets of Gadgetzan Overview
Recently at Blizzcon, Blizzard announced the new huge Hearthstone expansion! Mean Streets of Gadgetzan Let’s take a look at just a few of the things this new expansion will bring to the game! All in the Family: Each class belongs to one of the city’s three factions. Your class cards and neutral minions all fall into that faction’s theme. The