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Hearthstone Players upon hearing Ben Brode’s Announcement Tuesday!

So I want to talk for a moment about the announcement Blizzard made on Tuesday February 2nd.  We have had a few days to let this information process and I want to elaborate a little more from what we discussed on Episode 14 this week.  First and foremost I want to reassure the player base this is not the end of Hearthstone!  I have been seeing lots of posts in different communities on the web that all start basically the same way “R.I.P. Hearthstone, it was fun while it lasted!” or “Blizzard has ruined yet another game!”.  Let me reiterate this is not the end of days, I was there when Wizards of the Coast implemented formats in Magic: The Gathering, people were upset they would no longer be able to use their Black Lotus, or their Moxes that they had spent years or hundreds of dollars collecting.  A lot of those people traded off or sold their collections or just the cards that would no longer be used in the new standard format, those same people later came to regret those decisions when most of those cards shot up in price.  Now I know what you are saying, “That analogy does not Read More →

Anduin

Control Priest

This week on Hero Power we discuss Rho from Realm Maintenance top 4 wishes for Hearthstone in 2016, plus we go in depth on the recent announcement about the format change and we have a eulogy for one of our favorite cards that fell victim to standard format.

During the play portion of the show we take a look at the Control Priest that you are probably seeing on the ladder right now. Read More →

Garrosh_Hellscream

Dragon Warrior

On this weeks episode of Hero Power we are joined by special guest Letsurf as we discuss the new Tavern Hero Tournaments, the Blizzard “So You Think You Can Cast” competition, this weeks Tavern Brawl, and who do you look at the end of the season?

During the play portion of this weeks show we take a look at Brian Kibler’s Dragon Warrior deck. Read More →

Shaman

Aggro Shaman

On this episode of Hero Power we discuss the history of the Discover mechanic. We also talk about the return of Captain Blackhearts Treasure as the Tavern Brawl.

During the play portion of the show we show off the differences between Luffy and Reynad’s Aggro Shaman decks. Read More →

Jaina

Tempo Mage

On this episode of Hero Power we have special guest MattyJMania, he is an 8 time legend rank player and Hearthstone Streamer.  In the news we discuss Blizzards recent announcement that LoE has been hotfixed in the Arena and all cards should now show up about 50% more.  We also discuss Activision/Blizzards recent hire of Stacey Sher to head their TV/Movie studio division.  Also in this weeks Tavern Brawl, Mechazod is back!

During the play portion of the show we get to see a fun Tempo Mage deck that has great burst potential. Read More →