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What is the theoretical/practical max damage/health of a Lightspawn

The Lightspawn card gets damage equal to it's health. Could it theoretically one hit a hero(30 damage)? What is needed to do so? What is the most damage it can do "practically" (when the moons ...
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What is the highest possible amount of Thaddius' that can exist on the board?

With the introduction of the cards Stalagg (If Feugen also died this game, summon Thaddius) and Feugen (If Stalagg also died this game, summon Thaddius), how many Thaddius' can be summoned and be ...
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How do I play against Hunters as a Zoo Warlock?

There are Hunters on ladder, lots and lots of Hunters. There are aggro Hunters, midrange Hunters and secret Hunters. And most of them simply defeat me. I'm playing a typical Warlock Zoo deck, the ...
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In the card crafting UI, is it possible to search for cards that I do not own

Generally, I feel like the search capabilities in your card collection are rather good. I have however not yet figured out a way to search for all cards that I do not own. Is this possible? For ...
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silence a buffed and damaged minion will not affect the buff on its hp?

First turn: My opponent played 8/8 mountain giant, I attacked him to 8/1. Second turn: My opponent played Shattered Sun Cleric which gave mountain giant +1/+1, now Mountain giant is 9/2. Then it's ...
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How high is the probability that a hunter has an Unleash the Hounds combo in their hand?

Playing around the Starving Buzzard and Unleash the Hound combo is probably the most important factor in a match against a hunter. Letting them draw too many cards and clear the board with the hounds ...
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How do I apply a new card back?

When a new ranked season started, I received a message that I had won a card back - a blue one. How can I apply it?
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What are the game-turning cards or combos for each class?

From experience (rank 11), I've noticed that there are a few cards that are essential to know (and to expect) from certain classes. For example, you should expect a combo "Unleash the Hounds" with ...
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Reincarnate a minion with the Ancestral Spirit deathrattle

What happens when you use Reincarnate ('Destroy a minion, then return it to life with full Health') on a minion that has the Ancestral Spirit deathrattle (Give a minion "Deathrattle: Resummon this ...
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How much burst damage can a miracle rogue do in one turn?

Miracle rogue is still a popular deck, and after playing against two consecutively just now I was wondering just how much burst damage they can do in one round? I was reasonably sure in the second ...
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Which cards are disallowed in Naxxramas?

When attempting to use a Doomsayer against the Four Horsemen, Kel'Thuzad admonished me for being clever and destroyed the Doomsayer immediately after I played it. With which cards does Kel'Thuzad do ...
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When should I start playing Arena?

Since it is not affected by anything i have unlocked (through levels, raids, card packs, ...), is there anything that gives me an advantage for the arena-mode?
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At what point can I start playing against the bosses in Naxxramas successfully?

I recently started playing Hearthstone. Today I tried the first Boss in Naxxramas and got really smashed. What do I need before even trying to beat the bosses?
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Is there a correlation between my collection and the arena cards?

I'm quite new to the game, do the cards in my collection have a direct bearing on what cards you choose from in the Arena? Is it worth crafting a good card in the hope that this will then be offered ...
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What's the best way to get gold without wasting time?

With naxxramas wings coming out these weeks, I wonder which way is the fastest to gain gold (in order to open the wings without paying real money), with as much as possible and no time being wasted. ...
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Is there a cap to the amount of dust you can have?

Are there any limits to the amount of arcane dust that you can have? I am currently at 1990, and don't really have any crafting needs.
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Heroic mode Naxxramas

Does anyone know if there's any point in beating the bosses in the heroic mode? I'm not interested in a card back so if that's all you get I won't waste my time!
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Can one receive the non-gold version of a Promo Set card from a Hearthstone pack?

I see conflicting reports on us.battle.net concerning whether or not it is possible to pull the non-golden version of a Promo Card (that is, non-golden Elite Tauren Chieftain or non-golden Gelbin ...
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How do I get the card back for beating Heroic mode in the Curse of Naxxramas?

As the title suggests, what conditions must be met for me to be awarded with the new card back? I heard it was from beating the first wing in heroic mode. I managed to beat them but there is no sign ...
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Accessing Plague Wing of Naxxramas

I tried to buy the Plague Wing of Naxxramas with gold. But I'm stuck at an endless "Waiting for Authorization" screen. I understand that a lot of people are seeing this (but I can't read posts cause ...
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How to beat Loatheb on heroic mode?

Loatheb has a hero power which deals 3 damage to the enemy hero which has a 0 mana cost. He also starts with the coin and has 99 life. You can't use Alexstrasza. I've tried a heal paladin, but can't ...
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Who is the Main Villain in Hearthstone's Curse of Naxxramas?

In Curse of Naxxramas there is an Undead Egyptian-looking guy who pops up from time to time and says things: "How did you get in here? You're not supposed to be in here!" "Sea Giant?!? Maexxna, that ...
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When is tomorrow? [duplicate]

I've completed all my daily quests for Hearthstone, and I'm now seeing a message telling me to come back tomorrow. When is tomorrow exactly? I don't see any sort of countdown to be able to tell ...
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Is there any replay value in the Curse of Naxxramas solo adventure?

The first playthrough of the normal mode bosses and the class challenges gives you new cards for your deck(s). And the first complete playthrough on heroic mode gives you a new card back. But is ...
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How can I beat Maexxna on Heroic?

On Heroic she sends two minions back to your hand every turn and plays first a lot of small minions and later some bigger and dangerous ones. What are some good strategies to use against her? ...
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How can I beat Grand Widow Faerlina on heroic?

Her 1 mana spam is just ridiculous. I beat her on normal using a zoolock deck but the weenie minions get eaten up way too fast. Her worshippers giving her a 3 damage attack doesn't help things ...
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How can I beat Anub'Rekhan on Heroic?

Between the 45 health, the 4/4 creatures every round, and the fact that he always gets a coin, I'm really struggling to beat this one on Heroic. What are some strategies I should follow when building ...
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Can Shadow Word: Death kill a Spellbender minion?

Suppose my opponent has a Spellbender secret and a minion with at least 5 attack. I cast Shadow Word: Death on the big minion. Spellbender is supposed to summon a 1/3 minion as the new target, but ...
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Does silence remove freeze effects?

If one of my minions is frozen (for example with a blizzard) can I silence it to remove the freeze effect?
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Counterspell and Spellbender together: which one is triggered first?

A quick question regarding the Mage deck: suppose that I'm playing a deck based on Secrets. In a certain turn of the game, I have both Counterspell and Spellbender activated on my side. Is there a ...
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What are the secret acheivements and how to track them? [duplicate]

I've got a couple of little bonuses of gold at some random occasions when I got things like 100 victories or so. Thing is, it's written nowhere what are those acheivements are and at how much % they ...
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Is it worth spending the coin on turn 1 to summon a Novice Engineer [duplicate]

Novice Engineer is a 1/1 creature, costs 2 mana and allows the player to draw a card when it is played. Under what circumstances (if any) would it be worth playing the coin on the first turn to summon ...
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Using Tracking with less than three cards

Does using the card Tracking with less than 3 cards remaining in your deck cause you to take fatigue damage? For instance, if you have 0 cards left in your deck, and use tracking. Do you take 3 ...
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Earned cards never show up in my deck

I am new to Hearthstone, but I am building up a Mage character all the way to level 10. At the end of many practice rounds, I have been granted additional cards for that character, like "Frost Nova". ...
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What happens in Arena if both players die simultaneously?

If both players are very low health and someone plays this card: Both players could die simultaneously. What happens in Arena when this event occurs? Does it count as a loss for both players? Does ...
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How do win streak bonuses work in Hearthstone?

I was watching Hafu's stream last night and she was coaching Trump on how to play a Miracle Rogue. They went on a 5 game win streak from Rank 2 4 star to Rank 1 4 star and didn't get any bonus stars ...
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What are the best decks for beginners?

All decks, which I saw on the Web, where created in the assumption that you have every card in the game. Is there a deck for beginners? The decks, which used basic or cheap cards. To formulate the ...
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What are the weaknesses of the Miracle Rogue deck?

I just played against two Miracle Rogues directly after each other, and both defeated me with ease. I almost felt like a passive observer, there was almost nothing I could have done to change the ...
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How do I play my Zoo Warlock against a Shaman with Lightning Storm?

I'm currently playing Reynad's modern Zoo deck (decklist), and one matchup where I'm not sure how to play is against a Shaman that likely has Lightning Storm. The Warlock Zoo deck tends to flood the ...
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What is the main weakness of a zoolock-deck?

Nowadays many players across all ranks seem to play a zoolock-deck. The concept behind this deck is just overrunning your oppenent with low-mana-minions in the early game and then finishing him off ...
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Changing audio language in Hearthstone

I am aware that you can try and set your localization of you Hearthstone client in client.config and several sources claim it changes in-game text and spoken language. I set it to spanish (having an ...
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How can I learn to play Hearthstone? [closed]

Is there a printable guide(pdf) or book for HearthStone - Heroes of Warcraft? I want to learn how to play this game properly, so I don't want to browse the net for scraping guides. Book is always a ...
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Any gold card perks?

If I create a golden card, are there any special perks in battle? I am just wondering since I am planning to level Anduin to 15 and get the golden Mind Blast and I want to know if there are any perks. ...
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Order of Mirror Entity and Mind Control Tech Effect Resolutions [duplicate]

Example: Player 1 has a Mirror Entity in play (Secret: When your opponent plays a minion, summon a copy of it). He also has 3 minions on the board. Player 2 starts his turn with no minions and ...
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Should a Freezing Trap return a stolen minion to my hand?

I had a Freezing Trap in play and my opponent stole a minion (Scavenging Hyena) from me with Mind Control. He attacked me with the stolen minion and the minion was returned to my opponent's hand. I ...
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Do “at the start of your turn” abilities work due to a swap with Alarm-o-Bot?

Let's suppose that, at the beginning of my turn, Alarm-o-Bot (previously played) is exchanged with a creature in my hand, having an "at the beginning of your turn..." ability. Does the latter ability ...
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Which cards can affect a stealthed minion?

In Hearthstone, there are several cards that have stealth, which means you cannot target those minions. What puzzles me, is that some AoE cards seem to not affect some stealth cards. Did I run into a ...
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What types of attacks and actions *must* target an enemy with taunt?

I know that hero and minion direct attacks must target an enemy with taunt, if one exists, but what about other actions: Spells that target someone for damage? Battlecry attacks? Hero powers that ...
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How do I get a yellow card back?

See the screenshot below. The red card backs I got from playing in the last season. How do I get the yellow ones?
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Do returned cards go to the back of the deck? [duplicate]

At the beginning of a Hearthstone match, you can choose to either keep or discard your starting hand. If you discard cards, are they placed at the back of the deck or are they shuffled before the game ...