There is talk in the community about how Tirion Fordring needs to be nerfed and it got me thinking. Why? Everyone says that he is the most powerful class Legendary and is a no-brainer in any paladin deck list. Okay, I get that he is a powerful card, but I don’t think he is the most powerful at all.



Any silence mechanic turns him from Read More →


Getting our HearthCoach On!

This week on Hero Power we are joined by Dan and FRID from the HearthCoach podcast.  We discuss the expansion announcement, patch, the Winter 2016 Championships, plus we read listener emails, reviews and more.

During the play portion of the show FRID has brought a really fun SMOrc Warrior Deck.

For more about HearthCoach you can find them here: Read More →

Disclaimer: This is a soapbox post. This article is the opinion of the author and does not necessarily represent the opinions of the other hosts of HeroPower.

Those who know me know that I am not afraid to be different. I am not afraid to speak my mind. I am able to hold my tongue. I am able to not let the opinion of others affect my own. I can handle someone else having a different opinion than my own. All of that be said, I am disappointed at the lackluster reception for the new expansion that seems to be growing. Okay, repeat after me, “It’s okay to be excited!”. Alright, now say it again, and this time believe it. “It’s okay to be excited!”. After a great reveal day, and a great tournament, full of tremendous play, I see and hear a good deal of “meh”. Come on! REALLY?!?! Have we become such a community of cynicism that we can’t allow ourselves the luxury of becoming a little bit excited about some of the possibilities associated with the card reveals? Do we really have known all 134 cards in the set before we can look at something and say Read More →

Greetings and Well Met!

I hope that, by this point, everyone reading this post has heard the big news officially announced today. The new Hearthstone Expansion will be called Whispers of the Old Gods and it will arrive, with Standard Format, at the end of April/beginning of May. The set will include 134 cards and will include a few new takes on old cards like Loot Hoarder and Doomsayer, as well as, 16 new cards designed to have impact on the Old God, C’Thun. The card art is amazing and the example of Read More →


Anyfin Can Happen Paladin

This week on Hero Power we hear the whispers in the Tavern and we discuss theory’s, We also talk about brewing some deck recipe’s, and some possible datamined information.  In the Tavern Brawl we see a repeat of an encounter at the crossroads with Randomonium, and as we inch closer to standard formatting we eulogize the Shield Maiden.

During the play portion of the show we analyze the Anyfin Can Happen Paladin deck that won the February Fireside Gathering here in Knoxville. Read More →