Hearthstone Fireside Gathering Championships

Blizzard has announced a Fireside Gatherings Championship for Hearthstone, the end result of which will be a direct seed into the appropriate Hearthstone World Championship Regional Qualifier. Sign up to host a Fireside Gathering between May 5 and July 19 for your event to be eligible for inclusion!

Read more Published by Odinn on 2015/04/24
Blackwing Lair Open In Hearthstone

The fourth wing of Blackrock Mountain - Blackwing Lair - is now open for players to experience. Some crazy new mechanics debut in this week's challenges, and the Heroic modes are no joke! A ton of awesome new Dragon cards are also coming out as rewards. Read on...

Read more Published by Odinn on 2015/04/23
BlizzCon Benefit Dinner Tickets On Sale Today

As with most years, on the Thursday prior to BlizzCon itself, Blizzard hosts an epic charity banquet attended by developers, artists, and executives from Blizzard, with all proceeds donated to the Children's Hospital of Orange County. Tickets go on sale today - Wednesday, April 22 - at 7 p.m. PDT.

Read more Published by Odinn on 2015/04/22
Hearthstone - Blackwing Lair Preview

The fourth of the five wings of Hearthstone's Blackrock Mountain adventure - Blackwing Lair - will open later this week, and the bosses, their Hero Powers, and the card rewards for the week are all available to learn more about over on the Hearthstone website under 'Card Sets'.

Read more Published by Odinn on 2015/04/21
Is Hearthstone's Ladder Too Hardcore?

As a purported 'casual' game - which is to say, an accessible, easy-to-understand, free-to-play game with few mechanical requirements - Hearthstone has a broad audience. The tablet and mobile platforms have only served to open the game up to even more players. With the incredible frequency of its ladder resets and the constant compression of the player base into the bottom range of that ladder, however, is the game too punishing for infrequent enjoyment?

Read more Published by Odinn on 2015/04/21
Well Met! A Hearthstone Podcast - Episode 6

Well Met! continues to provide interesting insight into the tournament scene, new content, and occurrences around the Hearthstone community. If you haven't checked it out already, be sure and listen to the newest episodes!

Read more Published by Odinn on 2015/04/20
Hearthstone 'Tavern' at Heroes of the Dorm Finals

Completionists, take note - next Sunday, April 26, the Heroes of the Dorm grand finals are taking place at The Shrine Auditorium & Expo Hall in Los Angeles. All attendees are guaranteed a Heroes portrait, Hero and Skin bundle, five Heroes beta keys, and the exclusive TeSPA 'Dalaran Flame' card back.

Read more Published by Odinn on 2015/04/17
Blackrock Spire Now Open

The third of the five wings of the Blackrock Mountain Adventure Mode, Blackrock Spire, is now available in all regions. This week's wing pits players against Highlord Omokk, General Drakkisath, and Rend Blackhand.

Read more Published by Odinn on 2015/04/17
BlizzCon 2015 Tickets This Week

Blizzard's 9th ever BlizzCon is set to run this November, and the two batches of tickets available go on sale this week on Wednesday, April 15 at 7 p.m. PDT and Saturday, April 18 at 10 a.m. PDT.

Read more Published by Odinn on 2015/04/14
Sottle's Weekly Meta Analysis - Week of 05/04/2015 - 12/04/2015

Hey guys, welcome back to another week of Meta analysis where we talk about the impact that Blackrock Mountain has had on the Meta.

Read more Published by Sottle on 2015/04/12