WWE Supercard adds new ‘Wrestlemania’ rarity

WWE Supercard has been a huge smash for 2K Games, hitting more than 6.85 million downloads since its August 2014 launch. Wrestlemania, WWE’s biggest annual event, takes place March 29 so the game is getting a big update. The new “Wrestlemania” rarity level is even powerful than Survivor Series cards, giving the game nine rarity more »


Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain: Blackwing Corruptor and Dragon’s Breath revealed

We’re up to 14, folks. We’re fast approaching the halfway point for Blizzard’s reveal of Blackrock Mountain, the 31-card Hearthstone adventure launching next month. The spotlight returned to the draconic members of the expansion in the most recent unveiling, with Blackwing Corruptor leading the charge. Like Blackwing Technician, another member of the Dragon archetype, Blackwing Corruptor is easy more »

Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain: Flamewaker, Core Rager, and Imp Gang Boss examined

Blizzard recently unveiled three new class-specific members of Hearthstone‘s next expansion, Blackrock Mountain. We’ve now seen 12 of the expansion’s 31 new cards, including the first hints of the Dragon archetype and one terrible Legendary, a peculiar Shaman spell, and some buff-happy Dragons. With the rise of the latest curtain, Mage, Hunter and Warlock have joined the more »

Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain is now available for pre-order

Hearthstone‘s next expansion, the 31-card Blackrock Mountain adventure, is now available for pre-order via the in-game store for $24.99.  Although it cannot be pre-ordered with in-game Gold, the entirety of Blackrock can be unlocked without spending a dime; each wing will run you 700 gold, as was the case with Curse of Naxxramas. As previously reported, pre-ordering the adventure cuts $10.00 more »

Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain: Dragon Egg and Dragonkin Sorcerer examined

Blizzard today unveiled two more members of the 31-card set which Hearthstone‘s upcoming Blackrock Mountain expansion will introduce. Firstly, Dragon Egg, an aptly titled and rather unassuming 1-drop. Essentially a smaller Grim Patron (discussed in an earlier examination), Dragon Egg is crying out for buffs and pings. Druid and Paladin can easily provide the former, while Warrior and more »

Hearthstone’s Blackrock Mountain’s Axe Flinger and Lava Shock examined

Right on schedule, Blizzard today revealed two new members of Hearthstone‘s upcoming 31-card Blackrock Mountain expansion, bringing our total of known cards to seven. For a look at the first five cards, head to our earlier evaluation. Today’s newcomers, Axe Flinger and Lava Shock, belong exclusively to Warrior and Shaman, respectively. But what do they mean for constructed? Axe Flinger more »


Hearthstone’s Blackrock Mountain: First 5 cards examined

Blizzard announced Hearthstone‘s next add-on, Blackrock Mountain: A Hearthstone Adventure, during their PAX East presentation earlier today. For pricing and other details, you can head to our full story on the expansion itself. But if like me, you’re most interested in the 31 new cards that Blackrock is bringing with it, and subsequently the five cards that have already more »

PAX East 2015: Hearthstone Blackrock Mountain is bringing 31 new cards

Hearthstone‘s next expansion, Blackrock Mountain: A Hearthstone Adventure, will launch this April, Blizzard announced today at PAX East 2015. The dragons-and-dwarves-themed Blackrock will introduce 31 new cards, nine class challenges, and a fittingly molten game board throughout its five unique wings. Up to two new collectible card backs may also be earned; one by completing all five wings on Heroic mode, and more »

Watch how easy it is to win in Card City Nights

You know what day it is. It’s Friday, which means I tap into my Steam backlog to play a game for the first time while you watch. This Card City Nights play session will be part of a long and hallowed, 3 or 4 week tradition. Yup, it’s a sacred sort of trust. Card City more »

Solforge’s Reign of Varna expansion is live

One of my favorite digital card games, Solforge, has just dropped its latest expansion. Reign of Varna includes 48 shiny new cards, new game mechanics and a single player campaign mode. The new cards can come from booster packs, legendary chests and prize packs as well as good ol’ Reign of Varna booster packs. Solforge is more »

We may get The Idolmaster: Cinderella Girls

The Idolmaster is one of my absolute favorite game series. It’s like an adorable, virtual pet that you’re raising to become a singing sensation. Resisting that is pretty hard! Except, the only English-language installment has been the iOS, Shiny Festa games. It’s disappointing, because the series is great, but pretty much unattainable. Except maybe not, more »


Hearthstone’s RNG pushes the wrong skill

Why would you play a card game when you can play Chess? This is an extreme form of the question every TCG and CCG constantly battles. Why are card games fun? Unlike Chess, a perfect information game, you can lose a card game without making a mistake. If lady luck condemns you, there may be more »