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This week Avanties and Zerotio break down patch 21.0.3 then during the play portion we take a look at Handbuff Paladin!

News and Discussion

  • Patch 21.0.3 Notes: Live 8/17
    • Constructed Balance Changes [See Link]
      • Discussion: How have the Balance Changes impacted the meta?
    • Battlegrounds Update [See Link]
      • Discussion: Have you played BGs since Balance Update, how is it?
    • Arena Changes [See Link]
    • Bug Fixes & Game Improvements

Decklist:
[Argent Squire] x 2
[Knight of Anointment] x 2
[Prismatic Jewel Kit] x 1
[Righteous Protector] x 2
[Conviction (Rank 1)] x 2
[Encumbered Pack Mule] x 2
[Hand of A’dal] x 2
[Murgur Murgurgle] x 1
[Alliance Bannerman] x 2
[Catacomb Guard] x 2
[Robes of Protection] x 2
[Blademaster Samuro] x 1
[Cariel Roame] x 1
[First Blade of Wrynn] x 2
[Moonfang] x 1
[Overloard Runthak] x 1
[Taelan Fordring] x 1
[Battleground Battlemaster] x 1
[Highlord Fordragon] x 1
[Varian, King of Stormwind] x 1

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Avanties and Zerotio try to discern why it has been so quiet on the Hearthstone front, is there possibly a new set just over the next horizon?

During the play portion we check out an Aggro Paladin in Wild.

News and Discussion

  • Master Tour – Dalaran: Chinese Domination
    • Top 4: ShuiMoo def Reqvam, OmegaZero def RNGLeah
    • Finals: ShuiMoo def OmegaZero
    • 3 of 4 in Top 4 from China. (Reqvam from Croatia)
  • Discussion: New Set Speculation
    • When? What?
    • Standard Balance Change before the next Set?
    • Mercenaries before the next Set?

Decklist:
[Conviction] x 2
[Galloping Savior] x 2
[Oh My Yogg!] x 2
[Redemption] x 2
[Righteous Protector] x 2
[Annoy-o-Tron] x 2
[Hand of A’dal] x 2
[Knife Juggler] x 2
[Nerub’ar Weblord] x 2
[Shielded Minibot] x 2
[Sword of the Fallen] x 2
[Crossroads Gossiper] x 2
[Blessing of Kings] x 2
[Call to Arms] x 2
[Rally!] x 2

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This week we take a moment of silence to remember one of the founding members of ECMMOGamers, during the new section we break down patch 20.2.2.

During the play portion we check out a N’Zoth Paladin by ZachO.

News and Discussion

  • Patch 20.2.2: Balance Changes
    • Constructed Balance Changes (See Link)
    • Discussion: Do we think the “Nerfs” were enough?
    • Discussion: Do we think the “Buffs” were relevant?
  • Tavern Brawl: Captain Blackheart’s Treasure
    • The Captain left treasure for EVERYONE, but mostly for you! Each turn, open a chest of three random cards and choose one to put in your hand!

Decklist:
[Righteous Protector] x 2
[Oh My Yogg!] x 2
[Knight of Anointment] x 2
[Galloping Savior] x 2
[First Day of School] x 2
[Conviction] x 2
[Sword of the Fallen] x 2
[Redscale Dragontamer] x 2
[Murgur Murgurgle] x 1
[Hand of A’dal] x 2
[Northwatch Commander] x 2
[Kazakus, Golem Shaper] x 1
[Carousel Gryphon] x 2
[Hammer of the Naaru] x 2
[Dragonmaw Sky Stalker] x 2
[N’Zoth, God of the Deep] x 1
[Alexstrasza the Life-Binder] x 1

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This week Avanties and Zerotio break down the Patch 20.2 notes that are dropping this coming May the 4th.

During the play portion we check out a fun Aggro Paladin.

News and Discussion

  • Patch 20.2: Live 5/4
    • Battlegrounds:
      • New Minion Type: Quillboar
      • Blood Gem: Spell gained from Quillboars
        • 0 Gold Spell: “Give a friendly minion +1/+1”
      • New Hero: Deather Speaker Blackthorn
        • Bloodbound [Passive]: After you upgrade Bob’s Tavern, gain 2 Blood Gems
      • New Hero: Vol’jin
        • Spirit Swap [0 Cost]: Choose 2 minions. Swap their stats.
      • New Hero: Xyrella
        • See the Light [2 Cost]: Choose a minion in Bob’s Tavern to add to your hand. Set its stats to 2.
      • Updated Hero: Rat King
        • King of Quillboar [Passive]: Whenever you buy a Quillboar, give it +2/+2. Swap type each turn.
      • New Minions: Details in Patch Notes
    • Quillboars Minion Type added to various Minions in Constructed/Adventures
    • Duels Updates
      • Better Treasure synergy offers
      • Nozdormu the Eternal is unbanned
      • Humble Blessing: From [3] Mana to [4] Mana
    • Diamond Ragnaros and Tavern Regular Achievement
      • Diamond Ragnaros:Completing Classic Legendary Collector 5/5
        • Must claim reward, if already complete
      • New Tavern Regular Achievements, each tier offers unique Class Portrait (10 Total)
    • Battle Ready Decks:
      • $19.99 USD for a complete construct Standard Deck (Limit 1). 
    • Book of Heroes – Thrall: May 25th
    • Bug Fixes
  • Tavern Brawl: Battle of Tol Barad
    • Magical creatures are escaping from Tol Barad! Play a minion and get a random spell of the same mana cost, but for free!

Decklist:
[First Day of School] x 2
[Righteous Protector] x 2
[Knight of Anointment] x 2
[Conviction] x 2
[Nerubian Egg] x 2
[Murgur Murgurgle] x 1
[Hand of A’dal] x 2
[Crabrider] x 2
[Underlight Angling Rod] x 2
[Goody Two-Shield] x 2
[Cariel Roame] x 1
[Blessing of Kings] x 2
[Blademaster Samuro] x 1
[Moonfang] x 1
[Blessing of Authority] x 2
[Hammer of the Naaru] x 2
[Cairne Bloodhoof] x 1
[Alexstrasza the Life-Biner] x 1

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This week Avanties and Zerotio talk about the first month of the Scholomance Academy meta, and then we take a look at week 3 of Grandmasters.

Zerotio gets giddy because he finally gets to play Pure Libram Paladin live on the show.

News and Discussion

  • ETC Last GM Season, per Tweet
    • Discussion: Thoughts on ETC as a GM
  • Grandmasters – Week 3: Swiss Round (Specialist)
    • APAC:
      • Top 8: Ryvius (Ro), Tom60229 (Wlk), Che0nsu (Ro), Glory (Dr), Alan870806 (Pr), Blitzchung (Ma), Bankyugi (Ma), DawN (Ro)
      • Semi-Finals: Blitzchung (Ma) def Che0nsu (Ro) [2-0], DawN (Ro) def Glory (Dr) [2-0]
      • Finals: DawN (Ro) def Blitzchung (Ma) [2-1]
    • EU:
      • Top 8: Silvername (Pr), Thijs (Dr), Seiko (Pr), Jarla (Ma), BoarControl (Pr), Casie (Dr), Warma (Pr), Viper (Wlk)
      • Semi-Finals: Viper (Wlk) def Thijs (Dr) [2-0], Seiko (Pr) def Casie (Dr) [2-1]
      • Finals: Viper (Wlk) def Seiko (Pr) [2-1]
    • Americas:
      • Top 8: KIllinallday (Ma), Muzzy (Pr), ETC (Dr), NoHandsGamer (Pr), Eddie (Ma), Monsanto (Pr), Bloodyface (Pr), Justsaiyan (Dr)
      • Semi-Finals: Killinallday (Ma) def Justsaiyan (Dr) [2-0], Eddie (Ma) def NoHandsGamer (Pr) [2-1]
      • Finals: Killinallday (Ma) Vs Eddie (Ma) – Eddie wins 2-1
      • Killinallday qualifies for Div A, along with rest of Top 4. Fr0zen gets bumped to Div B
  • Discussion Topic: First Month of Scholomance Meta, what are our thoughts on the set?
  • Tavern Brawl: Top 3
    • Let’s mix it up a bit, shall we? Pick three cards and we’ll make you a deck with ten copies of each card.

Decklist:
[First Day of School] x 2
[Aldor Attendant] x 2
[Argent Braggart] x 2
[Hand of A’dal] x 2
[Libram of Wisdom] x 2
[Murgur Murgurgle] x 1
[Goody Two-Shields] x 2
[Consecration] x 2
[High Abbess Alura] x 1
[Lightforged Zealot] x 2
[Aldor Truthseeker] x 2
[Blessing of Authority] x 2
[Libram of Justice] x 2
[Devout Pupil] x 2
[Lady Liadrin] x 1
[Lightforged Crusader] x 1
[Libram of Hope] x 2

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