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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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Why was Gurubashi Berserker never seen in Patron decks?

Before the Warsong nerf, I ran a Patron Warrior deck that made use of a Gurubashi Berserker (2/7, gains +3 attack when it takes damage). It would synergize with Warsong Commander because of its ...
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What does it mean to “top deck”?

I see this term getting thrown around a lot in the Hearthstone community and not a lot of context is there to fully understand its' meaning. What does it mean if someone is "topdecking"?
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What is the rule of how many new quests you get at one day in Hearthstone 4.X? [duplicate]

I was always eager not to have 3 quests at the end of a day, because I didn't want to miss the quest for the next day. Now I was on vacation and didn't play for several days. When I returned I ...
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Which expansion set has more legendary cards?

As you might know, there are 3 sets (Grand Tournament, Normal and Goblins vs Gnomes) in Hearthstone, not including adventures like League of Explorers. How many unique legendary cards are there in ...
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Are you healed if you play Reno Jackson in fatigue?

This is the new card Reno Jackson introduced in the League of Explorers expansion for Hearthstone: What would happen if Reno Jackson is played in fatigue, as there are no cards for there to be one ...
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Is the Ruined City an actual area in WOW?

The last hearthstone adventure explores Orsis , Uldaman and the so called Ruined city. I know the first two do exist in WOW but what about the last one?
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Is there an equation or system of some sort to determine if a card is worth its mana cost?

I was just wondering if there was an equation or way of finding out if a card(spell,minion,and weapon) is actually worth its mana cost. Also are there any decks which are based on value cards(cards ...
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What happens if Kezan Mystic is played after Snipe?

Can Kezan Mystic steal a played Snipe? Will Kezan be killed or will it steal the secret first and not be killed?
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Why would one player get the Fireside Friends achievement and not the other?

I had a couple of new Hearthstone players over. The three of us (2 on Android, one on PC) signed in, and the PC player and I played some challenge matches. After a few games, the PC player got the ...
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Can you lose the legend rank in Hearthstone?

Can you lose the legend rank in Hearthstone? I have seen pro players lose a lot in videos but they never seem to lose legend (except at the end of the season). Is it possible to be demoted from legend ...
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Is there a way to stealth a taunted minion?

Whenever I try stealthing a taunt minion the taunt goes away.Is there a way to prevent this?
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What is a druid combo deck?

I was looking on some websites and I saw some good druid decks that say "combo druid in their description".What exactly is combo druid?
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Keeping up with the Jones' [closed]

Until the recent TGT expansion, I had been doing reasonably well with a mage deck I created myself. Since the expansion, I am have around a 50/50 win loss ratio, which is terrible. What changes ...
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Are daily-quests player or day specific?

I want to know if all players receive the same daily-quest or if this is random for every player on the same day. For example, today i got the quest "Win 5 Battles with Hunter or Druid". Did all ...
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How does the Hobgoblin buff work?

I have some trouble understanding how this buff works. So, what I found out, it does not work when using Paladin hero ability(summons a 1/1 Silver Hand Recruit). I am not sure about other summoned ...
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When jousting, are minions drawn from your full deck or just the remainder?

In a joust, each player has a random minion drawn from their deck for them and the mana cost of each compared to find a winner. However, I'm curious to know if the draw pool for these cards is the ...
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What is order of play and how does it work? [duplicate]

I have been an avid (casual) player of hearthstone since its initial release. While I have played my share of games, I have never bothered to delve deeper into the mechanics of the game. After ...
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Health Swap Mechanic in HearthStone

I want to understand how the health swap mechanic works when using the Reversing switch in HearthStone. If i played Cogmaster Followed by a mech to activate his effect, then switched his attack and ...
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Can you see if a card was created by an Unstable Portal or Webspinner in the log?

As you may know Hearthstone has an output_log.txt, which you can enable in the log.config. Here you can see a whole bunch of information about the game, which cards have been played and so on. Is ...
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Connection fails just after winning a battle in Adventure Mode. How can I know if I received the cards?

The battle ended, and then, game froze and I was taken to main screen. Nothing was said about the 2 cards I should receive after the battle. Additional info: The next battle is avaliable and I have ...
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What are the Ranked play rewards for each rank?

Hearthstone recently added additional rewards for Ranked play based on your highest rank achieved during a season. Here is some text from the announcement: Each player’s Quest Log will display the ...
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Is there a Card Cap?

I haven't dusted any of my duplicate cards in a while. I have quite a few common cards that show a count of "9+". Is there a maximum number of copies of a card? What happens when I hit that maximum, ...
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What happens if Baron Rivendare and Dreadsteed die at the same time?

In Hearthstone there are the two minion cards Baron Rivendare and Dreadsteed. The Baron's ability is "Your minions trigger their Deathrattles twice" and the Dreadsteed has "Deathrattle: Summon a ...
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Dropping 50 Gold Quests

There is already a question and good answer in place about dropping quests: Dropping Quests in Hearthstone But Hearthstone has added new 50 gold quests and I'm not certain whether to drop them. If I ...
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Hearthstone ranked chest rewards

Since this season, based on their rank, each player gets a bunch of chests with dust and golden cards in addition to the season's card back. Is this based on your final rank, or highest rank? I ...
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Mage Secret Duplicate interaction with AoE damage [duplicate]

Let's take for example, enemy mage has Dr Boom at 2 health, and some other minions also at 2 health. She has a duplicate secret up. If I consecrate (deal 2 damage to all enemies) and kill all the ...
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Did arena reward pack types change with the release of The Grand Tournament?

Following The Grand Tournament's release, does the arena now reward Grand Tournament packs in lieu of the previously rewarded Goblins & Gnomes packs?
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Mad Scientist Interaction with duplicate secrets

Normally you can't play 2 of the same secrets at once. However, let's say you have freezing trap already in play, and your deck still has 1 more freezing trap and no other secrets. If your mad ...
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I just achieved rank 20 in Hearthstone can I still get the card back even though its 31 of july?

I recently got rank 20 in Hearthstone. Will I still get the card back for July 2015?
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What to do with repeated cards [duplicate]

I'm playing Hearthstone, and looking my card collection I saw that I have repeated more than two cards. I know that I can only put two of each card in any deck, so my question is: What do I do with ...
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How are the deathrattles of two Sylvanas dying at the same time resolved? [duplicate]

I just played a Tavern Brawl and encountered the following board situation: Sylvanas Windrunner is the only minion on my side. My opponent has Sylvanas, Kel'Thuzad, and another minion. I attack with ...
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Exp calculation in HearthStone [duplicate]

How is experience calculated in HearthStone? I understand you get more exp for playing against people, but i can't find how to work out the exp gained.
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Aside from the first win, are there any rewards to playing Tavern Brawl?

Achievements, more packs, or anything?
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Hearth Stone: Tavern Brawl balanced? [closed]

Hearthstone has recently introduced Tavern Brawl mode that seems massively unbalanced. Is this the case or is that people have not had much experience playing it? I have noticed that around 1 in 3 ...
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Can I fight against a PC player while I'm playing on Android?

I just downloaded the HearthStone for my android. I've an account in windows HearthStone. If I log in my android with my windows pc account, can i fight against my friends that only have the ...
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Daily quest “Destroy 40 minions” in Hearthstone

For the destroy minions quest, which minion deaths count towards my quest progress? For example, what about these cases? If I cast a spell that destroys an enemy minion. If I cast a spell that ...
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What does the Kobold Geomancer summon “You no take candle!” mean?

In Hearthstone when a Kobold Geomancer is played the minon's summon is "You no take candle!". What is being referenced by this exclamation?
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What is the most time effiencent way to gain golden basic cards [duplicate]

I like gaining the golden cards that you earn from leveling up you heroes. I find that the closer I get to obtaining the next gold card, the more I want to just get that card rather than just playing ...
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Getting a global_error_asset_load_failed on Hearthstone in Wine, running Ubuntu

So I'm getting the error in the title of the question when I try to start Hearthstone in Wine. I'm running Ubuntu 14.04. I've only found one thing online, and that's on the battle.net forums here and ...
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Can you disenchant cards you obtain from Blackrock Mountain or Naxxramas?

I was thinking about buying one of the expansion packs and was just wondering if I could DE cards for dust. Still a little new to the game.
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Hearthstone Heroes of Warcraft not downloading iOS

So I decided to download Hearthstone HoW on my iPhone 5c recently, and it takes up 778 MB. I have ~990 space available, and the app installs normally, but when there is ~1 MB left of download, it says ...
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Can I transfer funds to another blizzard account?

OK well I messed up. I have two blizzard accounts and I wanted to buy blackrock for the account I actually use. So I click on the button that takes me to the website so I can add funds. What I didn't ...
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Installation of Hearthstone via Amazon app store on stock Samsung Note 4 failed

I have been trying several times to install Hearthstone via Amazon app store on stock Samsung Note 4, but they all failed with error message:"There was an error while installing Hearthstone: Heroes of ...
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Why doesn't Patchwerk take fatigue damage?

In the solo adventure Naxxramas the first boss on the fourth wing Patchwerk takes no fatigue damage. Was this intentional or just a bug? This happens on the normal and the Heroic version.
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How should I position my minions when playing against a Mill Rogue's Vanish?

Against Mill Rogues, I tend to have a big hand and an even bigger board. However, when the Mill Rogue casts Vanish, all my minions go back to my hand, and some of them, since my hand is too full, get ...
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How can I recognize a Grim Patron Warrior before it's too late?

I just played with my Warlock Zoo deck against a Warrior. I thought that it was a Control Warrior, which turned out to be a devastating error. It was a Grim Patron Warrior, and I delivered a perfect ...
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Export Decks/card lists without breakinbg ToS

Is it possible to export a list of all the cards I own to a text file without breaking the ToS?
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Can I know what rewards I have already unlocked

Is there a way to know what kind of reward giving achievements are already completed on an account?
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Will Kezan Mystic always destroy a secret you don't have?

Kezan Mystic has some specific interactions to avoid breaking some rules of Hearthstone: If both you and your opponent have some of the same secrets in play, Kezan Mystic will always steal a secret ...
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Why doesn't spell damage affect all cards?

Why is the card Arcane Intellect not affected by an increase of the spell damage? With Spell Damage +2 and Arcane Intelligence I thought I could draw 4 cards. Are there more spell cards not affected ...