This week Avanties and Zerotio take a look at Patch 16.4.1 and the Spirit of Competition event that is currently taking place in game.

During the play portion of the game we check out a Reno Highlander Mage.

News and Discussion

  • Patch 16.4.1: NOW LIVE!
    • Battlegrounds Update
    • Removed Hero: Tirion Fordring
    • Added Hero: Queen Wagtoggle
    • Resolved various Bugs
    • Android issues should now be resolved
  • Hearthstone Event: Spirit of Competition
    • Log in any time between March 4 at 10 a.m. PT and March 17 at 10 a.m. PT to receive 2 Rise of Shadows packs, 2 Saviors of Uldum packs, 2 Descent of Dragons packs, and the Year of the Dragon commemorative card back!
    • March 4th, 10:00 AM PT: Play 2 games in any mode to earn a Descent of Dragons card pack.
    • March 5th, 10:00 AM PT: Play 20 cards to earn a Rise of Shadows and Saviors of Uldum card pack.
    • March 6th, 10:00 AM PT: Take 30 turns to earn a Rise of Shadows and Saviors of Uldum card pack.
    • Event Brawl: The Burndown! Brawl
    • Event Brawl: Hall of Champions Brawl
  • Dean Ayala Tweeted!!!
    • “Planning on reverting a handful of card nerfs just before the upcoming set rotation. We’ll share details on exactly what those cards are in the next couple weeks but they currently include 5 Wild cards, 4 Year of the Raven cards (rotating to Wild), and 1 Year of the Dragon card.”
  • Master’s Tour Living Room (Master’s Tour L.A.) to be an online only event!
  • Tavern Brawl: The Burndown – Rekindled
    • The Burndown returns and is better than ever! Take control of a random deck, if you lose you’ll get a copy of your opponent’s deck! How long can you deck survive THE BURNDOWN!?

[Arcane Breath] x 1
[Ray of Frost] x 1
[Book of Specters] x 1
[Doomsayer] x 1
[Firetree Witchdoctor] x 1
[Zephrys the Great] x 1
[Arcane Intellect] x 1
[Frost Nova] x 1
[SN1P-SN4P] x 1
[Stargazer Luna] x 1
[Arcane Keysmith] x 1
[Bone Wraith] x 1
[Conjurer’s Calling] x 1
[Escaped Manasaber] x 1
[Twilight Drake] x 1
[Malygos, Aspect of Magic] x 1
[Zilliax] x 1
[Blizzard] x 1
[Dragoncaster] x 1
[Reno the Relicologist] x 1
[Flamestrike] x 1
[Luna’s Pocket Galaxy] x 1
[Siamat] x 1
[Power of Creation] x 1
[Totollan Pilgrim] x 1
[Alexstrasza] x 1
[Dragonqueen Alexstrasza] x 1
[Kalecgos] x 1
[The Amazing Reno] x 1
[Mountain Giant] x 1

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During the play portion of the show we check out a really weird Reno Mage build. Read More →


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