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...

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...

Balance Changes: Warrior

Balance Changes: Warrior
Warrior has been a staple class of consistency, with multiple variants that always seem to be top, or at the least, high tier decks. This level of consistency is what is being attacked with this set of Warrior nerfs and changes. One of the big reasons Warrior is such a strong class is because its ridiculous amount of removal that...

Balance Changes: Shaman

Balance Changes: Shaman
Shaman has been the most played class on ranked ladder for quite some time now, and it continues to dominate in all levels of Hearthstone. Aggressive Shaman lists are just as common at Rank 20 as they are in competitive play. The level of consistency that aggressive Shaman lists bring has put the deck on top, all alone, for quite...

Balance Changes: Yogg-Saron

Balance Changes: Yogg-Saron
“Yogg-Saron, Hope’s End” is easily the most controversial card that Blizzard has ever printed. It creates absolute pandemonium and swings games from unwinnable to your opponent concedes. No other card in the game provides the RNG tempo swing Yogg does, and many Hearthstone user say it is one of their favorite cards. Well if that’s true, what is the problem...

It’s Always Aggro

It’s Always Aggro
It’s Always Aggro It seems no matter what the expansion, no matter the rank or format, aggro decks are always sitting pretty at the top of the meta. Even with the introduction of Standard, meaning big losses for popular aggressive decks - Mech and Deathrattle archetype included - the game seems to always revert back to tempo and aggro. Why...

Arena Changes

Arena Changes
The Arena is one of Hearthstone’s many game modes, and one that most believe gets overlooked. In the chaos of balancing Constructed and Standard cards, Arena has seen few to no changes in style, drafting or balance, until now. Blizzard recently announced they plan to make balance changes in The Arena, mostly involving class balance. As many of you know,...