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Questions tagged [hearthstone]

Hearthstone is a free to play collectible card game based on characters from Blizzard's Warcraft universe.

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Replacing Quest Cards at Turn 1

With the introduction of Un'goro, Hearthstone now has legendary spells known as "Quest": A Quest is a spell card featuring a conditional reward. When played, Quests are displayed above the ...
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Is it possible to get quest rewards from other cards?

The card Sulfuras is a quest reward that is a weapon. Is it possible to get this card from, lets say Blingtron 3000 which has a battlecry of "Give both players a random weapon"? This also goes for ...
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Which program generates Hearthstone cards overview?

Which program generates the overview of the cards marked red in the following screen shot?
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How many packs to get all common and rare MSoG cards?

How many packs of Mean Streets of Gadgetzan cards would I need to open, on average, to get 2x of all common cards and 1x of all rare cards? Additionally, how many different epics and legendaries ...
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Should I craft golden copies of the cards going to the Hall of Fame?

Blizzard recently announced that some cards from the Classic set will go into what they call the Hall of Fame once the new expansion comes out. Cards in the Hall of Fame can't be used in Standard ...
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Is the ingame-playtime of hearthstone tracked or is there a good way to estimate it?

As the title says, is blizzard tracking my ingame-playtime for hearthstone like steam does? If yes, where can I find this? If no, is there a good way to estimate that number? E.g. is there a ...
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Does a Legendary Card obtained as an arena reward resets the 'Pity Timer'?

It's a widely accepted idea that there is a 'pity timer' when opening card packs in Hearthstone, meaning that after X number of packs opened without a Legendary card, your next pack will always ...
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What happens if I use Reno on a Ragnaros hero affected by Alexstrasza?

If a player becomes Ragnaros (that has a 8HP limit) by using Majordomo Executus' deathrattle, he can subsequently play Alexstrasza to increase his HP to 15. What happens if, after suffering damage, ...
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How to trigger the Dark Wanderer's three secrets in this week's tavern brawl?

The Dark Wanderer in this week's Tavern Brawl starts the game with three secrets. I played a Annoyotron, triggering one of the secrets (Play a minion with Taunt - changes all minions' attacks to 1). ...
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Can I search for weapons?

If you enter the text "legendary" in the card searcher of the card collection panel, all the legendary cards will be shown. The same happens if you write "beast", etc. Knowing that, my question is: ...
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Should I reroll 50 gold daily quests [duplicate]

In a stingy effort to maximize my gold income, I was trying to figure out if it was worth it to reroll daily quests that award 50 gold, from a mathematical point of view only (meaning I don't care how ...
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Chances of getting 5 golden legendaries in a single pack?

I found this forum post about chances of getting legendaries. Quote: 1 Rare each 0,85 to 0,90 packs 1 Epic each +- 5 packs ...
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What does an expansion in early december mean for the standard format?

As per one of the tips we get when waiting for a 'worthy opponent', the standard format is made up of the classic and basic cards plus the last 2 years of cards. If Mean Streets of Gadgetzan is ...
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Why does Steward of Darkshire not buff a Silver Hand Recruit if I have Sword of Justice?

I just played paladin and had Steward of Darkshire on the field and Sword of Justice equipped. The steward was played in an earlier turn than the sword. When I summoned a Silver Hand Recruit by ...
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Hearthstone Deck Comparison

Say you have your deck and there is a new, but still rather similar, deck. Is there any way to quickly compare the two decks in order to see the changes? At the moment I'm just checking the cards one ...
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Is the price for an adventure reduced, if you already own parts of it?

Adventures come in multiple tiers that each can be bought for gold or money. Also, there's an option to buy the whole adventure at once with a little discount. If I managed to buy maybe one or two ...
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Is there tax on card packs? [closed]

I live in Arizona, USA. I was thinking about buying one or two $20 Battle.net gift cards to buy the Karazhan adventure and some card packs. But, having searched all over the internet, it seems that ...
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My hearthstone installation is stuck “waiting on another installation”

My Hearthstone is stuck and will not start. I tried deleting all the caches and it had no affect. This is what it looks like:
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Activate Hearthstone season chest cards?

I played my first "season" in Hearthstone and the chest I got said that I got the card "Betrayal" which is a Rogue card. Nevertheless, in my collection interface for Rogues, the card Betrayal does ...
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Is there any way to petition Hearthstone problems?

I was in Arena and the game timer stopped during the other player's turn, so I waited for an hour for it to fix itself, but it just stayed stuck. It looked like some kind of lag hack. Eventually, I ...
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Are the legendaries Prince Malchezaar adds to my deck all different?

Are the 5 legendary minions which Prince Malchezaar adds to my deck all different or can two or even more be the same minion? Can I e.g. rely on Reno to heal me up?
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What weapon is Argent Squire holding?

In HearthStone: Heroes of Warcraft, Argent Squire is wearing Tier 7 paladin gear and holding a weapon from World of Warcraft. I thought it was a Naxxramas weapon like the gear but I am unable to ...
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Are Priests bad in just the arena or in constructed decks, too?

A number of strategy guides I have read, including Trump's Arena Rankings, say that priests are the weakest class. For example, Trump writes: Priest is in an interesting and unfortunate spot right ...
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Replay Hearthstone games?

Is there any way to replay Hearthstone games? Sometimes I want to review what I did wrong. I cannot find any way to do it,
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How much data does Hearthstone Mobile App use?

I've just started to play Hearthstone and I'm going to play it on my mobile phone while traveling. I wonder how much data does the mobile app use on average for an online game?
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Can you tell if you're being squelched?

In Hearthstone there is a function to "squelch" an opponent (right click on their hero), which makes them unable to emote, or at least makes you unable to see them emote. In practice it silence them. ...
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Why many expert players just disconnect on the last round in Hearthstone?

I'm a (not too) novice Hearthstone player, this month I'm on rank 12 in ranked mode and many, many, many times when my opponents feels that I'm gonna win the fight they just quit the game; that is, my ...
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How can I personalize my hero and card back in Arena mode?

When I play Arena mode I always see players that are using custom card backs such as the heroic card back, legendary card back, or any other else, I also see players that are using custom hero avatars....
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Can adventures be gifted?

Is it possible and if so how, for Single Player Adventures such as Kharazan or The League of Explorers to be purchased as a digital gift for a friend?
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Are unlocked basic cards automatically added to class' default deck?

Every class starts with 10 cards. As I unlock more are the new cards added to default decks or do I have to create a custom deck to use unlocked basic cards?
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Is there a difference between “summon” and “resummon”?

I was just confused when playing against the Curator. He played which he used to destroy one of my minions. After Moat Lurker died my minion was resummoned on my side of the board. I expected it to ...
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Is The Mistcaller placing a buffed state that triggers when ever I draw a card, rather than buffing cards of my deck in place?

I played a match a while ago and in that match I played a Golden Monkey after previously having played a Mistcaller. My hand got replaced, and as expected, those cards all lost the Mistcaller buff. ...
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How does blessed Champion work?

When I played storming stormwind the taunting minion without attack was staying next to a flag that increased his attack by 2. After he played blessed champion on that minion it had 4 attack. ...
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Is there anyway to compare your Storming Stormwind brawl results with other players?

I would like to know if there is a way to find out how many players were able to inflict more damage than I did yet. Is there any sort of ranking system to compare stats of this brawl?
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Hearthstone: It's possible to search NEW cards in the card collection?

If you enter the text "legendary" in the card searcher of the card collection panel, all the legendary cards will be shown. The same happens if you write "beast", etc. Knowing that, my question is: ...
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Can i get rewards for both wild ranked and standard ranked?

You can play ranked in both standard and wild mode. Will you receive a reward for both or only for the highest rank or.. ?
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What is the difference between standard and wild?

What are the differences between the 2 and what does "all cards can be used" mean?
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“Play a friend!” Quest Minimum Time Required

Recently Blizzard introduced the new "Play a friend!" quest, where a player is supposed to challenge another friend and play a game to get the 80 gold for both of the players. However, I've also heard ...
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When will the launch celebration end?

When waiting for an opponent in an tavern brawl there is sometimes this text displayed: 'Win a classic pack every week in Tavern Brawl during the launch celebration!' Do we know when the launch ...
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Can one select a class hero if more than one are available?

I don't have a second hero for any class, yet. What happens when I fulfill the requirements for a second class hero? Will the new hero replace the old one so that the old one is gone forever? Or can I ...
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How can I use Card Order?

In Hearthstone I've noticed that draws always go to my right of the opponents hand, and the cards are never rearranged. Meaning: I can tell whether the opponent played a new card or an old card I can ...
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How to deal with hyper control warrior as an aggressive deck

In my most recent pursuit of getting lvl 60 in each class and working on golden heroes for each class, I find it is fastest to level up and get quick wins using hyper aggressive strategies (rush rogue,...
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What is the difference/benifit of golden cards? [duplicate]

I don't see any difference in these cards in stats or effect. Besides the fact that they are golden, do they serve any purpose? I understand that with a real card game a golden one would be worth ...
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How can I acquire the Female Paladin hero of Hearthstone?

I'm a novice Hearthstone player and I have seen that there are currently three collectible heroes to buy: a warrior, a hunter and a mage. However, when matching random games in Constructed play, I ...
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Are Goblin Vs. Gnomes and Curse Of Naxxramas gone?

I discovered that some time ago Heathstone had two adventures that are "gone" from the game, Goblin Vs. Gnomes and Curse Of Naxxramas. Blizzard removed those adventures, and, from what I read and what ...
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Is a 9 or 10 cost minion hit by Freezing Trap unplayable?

Today I was playing a game and had only my C'Thun on the board and my opponent (a Hunter) played a trap. I figured I was pretty safe as C'Thun would survive a damaging trap and I had an Innervate in ...
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How does Doomcaller interact with a polymorphed/hexed/entombed C'thun?

How does Doomcaller interact with a polymorphed/hexed/entombed C'thun? Since technically a sheep or a frog dies, is it possible to place the lost C'thun back into the deck, or does Doomcaller do ...
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What criteria does Hearthstone use to determine which minions get summoned by N'Zoth? [duplicate]

The Elder God N'Zoth's battlecry says: "summon your deathrattle minions that died this game" If this summons more minions than will fit on your side of the board, how does the game decide which ...
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What is a Whispers of the Old Gods pack?

I recently started playing Hearthstone and in the launcher was announced that the "Whispers of the Old Gods" had arrived. And in the blog there was said that if you log in you should get 3 Whispers of ...
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Why does my Hearthstone keep on crashing?

This problem has been occurring over and over again recently. Whenever I attempt to start up Hearthstone, it keeps on crashing. There is no error message and I am unable to force close the program ...