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Togwaggle Returns in "The King" Expansion Teaser

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It seems that even though the Kobolds & Catacombs expansion is rotating out of Standard this year, we are not quite done with the central figure in it, King Togwaggle, as he appears in a teaser for the upcoming expansion (?).

The teaser video was accidentally leaked a few hours earlier on Instagram by Hearthstone Latin America.

As we guessed on the latest Icy Veins podcast, the Fortune Teller seems to be actually assembling a team of bad guys and the first one she calls is King Togwaggle. We also get a small hint about the next villain to be called: a card depicting a Tauren totem with skulls, and a reference that the character is female. This clearly has to be Magatha Grimtotem. Her name playfully resembles another Hearthstone villain, Hagatha the Witch, and both of these wonderful ladies are Shamans.

A popular theory, that has been going around ever since the Year of the Dragon was first announced, is that the first 2019 expansion will offer a retrospect in previous Hearthstone expansions and it will feature villains, not heroes. Perhaps we'll get to see a villain from each of the sets that are no longer in Standard. One important point to add is that we should not be forgetting the Dalaran/Kirin Tor theory. Dalaran is not just the city of Mages after all, but it's also home to the Violet Hold prison...

One last thing to contribute is that some people think that these are teasers for the solo-player content and not the actual expansion, but it's hard to see an Adventure that is not at least somewhat related to the expansion it has been released with. What do you think?

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so many charachters from wow that hasnt been cards yet, and we get another expansion about someone nobody cares about ?

what about a orcs vs humans expansion `? or pandaria stuff ? legion expansion ?

 

no we get another kobold theme   brilliant

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1 hour ago, Sombra said:

so many charachters from wow that hasnt been cards yet, and we get another expansion about someone nobody cares about ?

what about a orcs vs humans expansion `? or pandaria stuff ? legion expansion ?

 

no we get another kobold theme   brilliant

It didn't say it's a kobold expansion. From what it's saying, it sounds more like it's a "villains expansion" as in multiple. not just Togwaggle, he's just the only one that was shown. I mean, They are drawing possibility of Magatha Grimtotem in this very article.

We don't know at all what the expansion will be as a whole, but it's clearly going to be more than just a kobold expansion. We could see big named demons, more lich king stuff, Old gods, evil orcs... all rolled into one expansion.

Maybe read the article between reading the title and commenting about how bad the expansion will be.

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1 hour ago, Sombra said:

so many charachters from wow that hasnt been cards yet, and we get another expansion about someone nobody cares about ?

what about a orcs vs humans expansion `? or pandaria stuff ? legion expansion ?

 

no we get another kobold theme   brilliant

I also love to see game developers blow all their wad in one single go - It's just the best when you know a game will be around for at LEAST 5-6 more years and then you'd like for them to just add all the good stuff in like 1 of those years so that what we get for the remaining 5 are all lackluster *filtered* or even more re-hashed things. Like I'd love to see Hogger re-implemented a THIRD time.

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On 3/7/2019 at 9:44 PM, Sombra said:

 

no we get another kobold theme   brilliant

That sounds terribly short-sighted. Did you also complain we're getting another WotOG after the first teaser? Not to mention you're basing this conclusion on 20-30 seconds of teasing in which Togwaggle shows up, while completely ignoring the 2nd and 3rd villain to be named (and basically every other piece of information so far).

I'd recommend waiting for the rest of the teasers and information before drawing any more (negative) conclusions.

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