Friday, 19 October, 2018

Next Hearthstone Expansion Is Called "The Witchwood", Brings New Mechanics

The new Hearthstone Witchwood expansion arrives in April BLIZZZARDThe new Hearthstone Witchwood expansion arrives in April
Doris Mccormick | 13 March, 2018, 11:27

The expansion is set to release sometime between now and the end of April, so players won't have to wait long to get their hands on these new cards.

To help them survive the night, players can draw on an arsenal of new tricks, including the eerie new Echo keyword. Similar to the Dungeon Run mode from Kobolds & Catacombs, players will defeat bosses and collect their bounties to build a deck that will keep them alive as they venture deeper and deeper into The Witchwood.

Hearthstone is the leader in the digital card game market. And there will be four new heroes to lead the fight, each with their own hero power and "cards that create completely new playstyles and strategies".

Hearthstone's next expansion, The Witchwood, has been announced.

For those unfamiliar with World of Warcraft, Gilneas is the part of the starting area for the Worgen, a race for the Alliance faction. The below Pumpkin Peasant will switch from 2 attack and 4 health to stats of 4/2. Echo cards are minions or spells which may be played over and over again, as long as players have enough mana.

Hearthstone® Players Can Unleash Their Inner Beast in Upcoming Expansion The Witchwood™

It also adds the Rush keyword.

RUSH YOUR FOES - When played, minions with the new Rush keyword can attack other minions immediately, but can't attack the enemy Hero until the following turn. Any stronger and the keywords would be too strong, much like how Charge can be. As of a few moments ago, we now know what the mysterious expansion signaling this shift turned out to be: The Witchwood. Then, further along in the hunt, players can add special cards to the deck that empowers the player's hero power.

The expansion will also add a new Monster Hunt mode to the action, similar to Kobolds & Catacombs' Dungeon Run, that challenges players with a series of eight increasingly hard encounters leading into a big boss fight.

Details are still thin on the ground, however, it appears that a new rogue dungeon adventure is on the cards. There's also a tease for a Hagatha card, for those of you that have been waiting for a new Hero card. These were introduced in 2017's second expansion, Knights of the Frozen Throne. Dubbed "The Witchwood", it seems that the latest expansion will be based on Gilneas.

House Intel Panel Will Announce End Of Russia Probe Interviews Monday
The Senate Intelligence Committee is preparing to put out recommendations and hold a hearing on election security this month. The committee reportedly interviewed its final witness, former Trump campaign manager Corey Lewandowski, last week.


Ronaldo the hero for Real
Eibar equalized in the 50th minute when defender Ivan Ramis broke free of Sergio Ramos to head home a corner kick by Pedro Leon. Lucas Vazquez and Karim Benzema replaced Isco and Toni Kroos as Zidane looked to raise the tempo and find a second goal.


Cameron Diaz Has Retired From Acting
Selma Blair , who co-starred with Diaz, 45, in 2002's " The Sweetest Thing ", revealed the actress is done with movies for good. It appears Cameron Diaz has hung up her acting shoes. "I mean, she doesn't need to make any more films", Blair added.


Recommended

  • Air Canada experiencing nationwide network outage, airports say

    Air Canada experiencing nationwide network outage, airports say

    The glitch led to long delays at YVR for passengers who either had to wait a long time or weren't able to board their flights. The airline has not immediately replied to a request for comment from CBC News. "There's no communication.
    Wenger singles out Arsenal star for praise following Watford win

    Wenger singles out Arsenal star for praise following Watford win

    We focus on performances and when the pressure is on like this you have to show that strong organisation and unite, not divide. The Czech icon also saved his first penalty in 16 attempts as an Arsenal player, keeping out Troy Deeney 's spot kick.
    Tomb Raider I, II & III Are Being Remastered For PC & VR

    Tomb Raider I, II & III Are Being Remastered For PC & VR

    Thankfully, the remasters will have modern systems in mind, thus being able to run on attractive graphics, at 1080p and 60fps. However, they did mention that the first two games have already been completed and they are now working on the third one.
  • Netanyahu reaches deal with ultra-Orthodox allies to avert early elections

    Netanyahu reaches deal with ultra-Orthodox allies to avert early elections

    That has infuriated Israel's secular majority, and previous attempts at compromise have been struck down by the Supreme Court. Netanyahu has denied wrongdoing in all of the cases , accusing prosecutors, police and the media of conspiring to oust him.
    Trump's proposed tariffs are the retaliation

    Trump's proposed tariffs are the retaliation

    The result is that even some of the U.S.'s closest trading partners are bewildered about where the announcement leaves them. In an average month, China's government-owned companies produce almost as much steel as the US does in one year.
    Philips Hue Outdoor Smart Lights Coming in July

    Philips Hue Outdoor Smart Lights Coming in July

    Another bulb, the Calla (see the theme?), is priced at $129.99 and is meant to be installed in walkways and paths. Other products in the outdoor range are called Lucca, Tuar, Turaco and Ludere and will start at $49.99.
  • Novak Djokovic loses on his comeback at Indian Wells

    Novak Djokovic loses on his comeback at Indian Wells

    If the surgery wasn't enough, Djokovic looked like he had been suffering from illness on the eve of Indian Wells. " Very weird . But the Argentine backed Djokovic to recover. "I have been sick for over a week and tried everything I could to get better".
    Karti Chidambaram moves Delhi HC seeking bail

    Karti Chidambaram moves Delhi HC seeking bail

    A Delhi court on Monday sent Karti Chidambaram to judicial custody till March 24 in the INX Media case, ANI reported. Karti was arrested on his return from the United Kingdom in connection with the FIR lodged on May 15 a year ago .
    Xbox One S and X Gaining AMD Radeon FreeSync Support

    Xbox One S and X Gaining AMD Radeon FreeSync Support

    By introducing this feature, Microsoft is removing a pain point for anyone who uses their TV for gaming and watching movies. The first episode had details on Sea of Thieves , PixArk , and the Xbox version of PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds .
  • NCAA Tournament: Biggest snubs from Selection Sunday

    NCAA Tournament: Biggest snubs from Selection Sunday

    The Rams had their late-season slide, but they're still a worthy candidate for second-weekend sleeper. So the Lady Sooners have had to wait nine days to learn their NCAA Tournament fate.
    Mattis warns Syria on chemical weapons

    Mattis warns Syria on chemical weapons

    Assad-Backed Syrian Forces Split Rebel-Held Ghouta Into 3 The Syrian government and its allies have advanced into eastern Ghouta. He says Turkish troops have destroyed water and power stations that supply the town of Afrin, making it hard for people to stay.
    False news travels much faster than true news

    False news travels much faster than true news

    Almost two-thirds were false, just under one-fifth were true, and the rest were mixed. The most common subject matter was false political news.

See Doomed Helicopter Take Flight Moments Before Crashing in NYC River See Doomed Helicopter Take Flight Moments Before Crashing in NYC River All five passengers died, but Vance survived. "Someone climbed out of the helicopter and then was on top of the yellow raft". A search and rescue operation began nearly immediately, with divers working to free the victims submerged in frigid water.

Vikings among teams to reach out to Drew Brees Vikings among teams to reach out to Drew Brees But it's no secret that other teams would be willing to pay big money to secure a Hall of Fame quarterback of Brees' caliber. Of course Brees is the better player, but Cousins is younger and still has room to grow.

5 thoughts and a grade for Buffalo Bills trading Cordy Glenn 5 thoughts and a grade for Buffalo Bills trading Cordy Glenn Many thought the Bengals may use their 12th overall pick on a tackle, or an offensive lineman of some sort at the very least. In terms of the value on the NFL Trade Value Chart, the Bills are getting roughly a mid-second round pick back for Glenn.

Key Indian equity indices open in green Key Indian equity indices open in green Among the Sensex pack, SBI, ICICI Bank , Adani Ports, M&M and Reliance Industries were the main gainers, soaring as much as 4.09%. The 30-share BSE Sensex opened with a jump of 114.48 points at 33, 465.05 but soon plunged to red.

Gary Cohn's A 'Globalist,' But I Still Like Him Gary Cohn's A 'Globalist,' But I Still Like Him His staff hollowing out and his agenda languishing, President Donald Trump is increasingly flying solo. Paradoxically, Wall Street can take some comfort on trade from Trump's freewheeling operating style.

Sean Smith will be released by Oakland Raiders Sean Smith will be released by Oakland Raiders Fenno reports Smith will plead guilty to the charge and accept one year of jail time along with three years of probation. ALAMEDA, Calif . - The Oakland Raiders have released T Marshall Newhouse and CB Sean Smith , the club announced Monday .

Russian Federation tests new hypersonic missile Russian Federation  tests new hypersonic missile It has a range of 6,200 miles, a top speed of over 56 knots and can descend to depths of 3,280 feet. The officials said the test was a success and that the missile hit its intended target.

Tehran, Islamabad Confer on Border Security Issues Tehran, Islamabad Confer on Border Security Issues Upon his arrival, the Iranian foreign minister said Iran pursues "free bilateral trade" with the neighboring South Asian country. The two ministers also exchanged views on important developments on regional and worldwide peace and security.

INDW vs AUSW, 1st ODI: Australia beat India by eight wickets INDW vs AUSW, 1st ODI: Australia beat India by eight wickets As dominant as Australia were with the bat, it was their bowlers that snotted the life out the Indian line-up. The second match is set to take place on March 15 at the same venue.

Rally shows free-wheeling, media-bashing Trump here to stay Rally shows free-wheeling, media-bashing Trump here to stay Trump also used the speech to double down on executing drug dealers, a solution he said has worked in China and Singapore . Trump ignored their outstretched hand on universal background checks and started talking more about arming teachers.

Virginia win a healing moment that was bigger than basketball Virginia win a healing moment that was bigger than basketball Meanwhile, after a shaky start, Wilkins ignited a defense that limited North Carolina to 38.5 percent shooting in the second half. The No. 1 seed in the South Region, Virginia is in a bracket that includes Arizona, Kentucky, Cincinnati and Tennessee.

Ronaldo urges PSG star Neymar to focus on injury recovery Ronaldo urges PSG star Neymar to focus on injury recovery The Brazil striker is now out with a foot fracture and facing a race against time to be fit for his national side at the World Cup.

Photos Of Tom Brady's Hand Injury During The Playoffs Have Leaked Photos Of Tom Brady's Hand Injury During The Playoffs Have Leaked If the sight of blood makes you queasy, then you're going to want to leave this story now because things are about to get bloody. Well, we now know how bad the injury was, and let's just say it was gruesome. "It's been such a great love for me".

Manchester United's Michael Carrick confirms retirement at end of season Manchester United's Michael Carrick confirms retirement at end of season Last season's Europa League triumph completed Carrick's sweep of domestic and European club trophies. Hopefully I can get some game time and I am still enjoying training.

Huawei launches Honor 7C with Snapdragon 450 and 4 GB of RAM Huawei launches Honor 7C with Snapdragon 450 and 4 GB of RAM The device will be backed by a 2,900mAh non-removable battery and might not support fast charging technology. It is priced t 899 yuan for 3GB RAM with 32GB storage version and 1299 yuan for 4GB RAM with 64GB version.