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Hearthstone Releases Features Early, Free Arena Pass

Hearthstone players will find a special treat available today, Friday, December 5, 2014. Blizzard Entertainment’s Warcraft-inspired online card battle game has updated in preparation for Monday, December 8th’s release of the Goblins vs Gnomes expansion. In addition to anticipated bug fixes and balancing, they’ve granted a few extra treats. Foremost, all of the new cards more »

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Hearthstone to nerf Gadgetzan Auctioneer, Soulfire and Flare

Hearthstone’s meta is about to undergo big changes when its first expansion, vs. Goblins vs Gnomes, hits December 8. Thus it came time for Blizzard to fix three problematic cards. First up is Gadgetzan Auctioneer, who had his cost increased to six mana from five. In announcing the change, Blizzard notes that games are less more »

Next Hearthstone expansion won’t be like Curse of Naxxramas

In a recent Polygon interview, Hearthstone production director Jason Chayes shared some of the team’s plans for the popular free-to-play online card game’s next big update. While there’s no mention of a time frame or pricing for the new content, he did reveal quite a few details about their direction and how it will compare more »

Event, new content added to WWE SuperCard in 1.1 update

WWE SuperCard has been teasing players in-game about a “People’s Champion Challenge” for a while now, and it is finally coming to pass. 2K Games and developer Cat Daddy have released the first update for WWE SuperCard, and with it has come some interesting new content, bringing new cards and an event into the free-to-play more »

Boss Monster video game coming to Steam

It’s no surprise Brotherwise Games received plenty of funding for it’s second big Kickstarter project. After all, the fundraiser for the of Boss Monster earned well over its proposed goal. This time, Brotherwise asked fans for cash to fund a video game adaptation, originally planned for the iOS and Android mobile platforms. Thanks to a more »

Blizzard nerfs Hearthstone’s Starving Buzzard and Leeroy Jenkins

Two of Hearthstone’s most popular cards just took a huge hit. Community Manager Zeriyah just made the announcement on the forums. Effective Sept. 22, the Hunter class specific Starving Buzzard will have its mana cost increased from 2 to 5, getting only a minimal bump in the process. He’s currently a 2/1, and will be more »

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WWE Supercard, WWE 2K15 paying off big for 2K Sports

The right to make WWE licensed games was one of the biggest prizes in the THQ fire sale, eventually going to 2K Sports. Two years into the deal now, the publisher’s earning every penny it expected. Even at the hefty $99.99 price tag, the WWE 2K15 Hulkamania Edition has sold out in the United States, more »

Blizzard sending out refunds for Naxxramas problems

Curse of Naxxramas was a fun addition to Hearthstone’s single-player offerings. But it wasn’t without a few glitches. Many players purchased card packs and the single-player adventure and never got them. They still got charged, and that’s not cool. Blizzard confirmed the bug and announced it has been fixed. On the Battle.net forums, community manager more »

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WWE SuperCard is bizarre and dangerously addictive

I was confused, at first. Confused, and a little disappointed. I had eagerly awaited the release of WWE SuperCard for the, like, handful of hours between its announcement and launch. Once I booted it up, I was given some random cards to start with and sent on my way. No explanation of the rules or more »

Curse of Naxxramas’ first wing is free on July 22

The first wing of Curse of Naxxramas, the single-player expansion to Hearthstone, will open its gates to card-slinging adventurers in the Americas on Tuesday, July 22, 2014. Windows, Mac, and iOS players will be able to raid The Arachnid Quarter, the first of five wings, for free during the launch event just by logging in. Each more »

Having a howling good time talking Billionaire Banshee with Razlo

With so many video game Kickstarters out there, we sometimes forget that there are just as many amazing board and card games hoping to get made as well. Billionaire Banshee happens to be one of those games and, luckily enough for Steven “Razlo” Bailey, 458 people pitched in $21,878 to make it happen. With Apples more »

Hand of Fate Preview: A RPG and cards combo

I love card games. From the simplest ones, like Go Fish, to Sequence, to collector cards like Yu-Gi-Oh!, I have always enjoyed them. They’re great to play with other people, or if you’re a loner you can always play good, ol’ reliable Solitaire. Well, Defiant Development’s new game, Hand of Fate, takes a love of more »