The subsequent Hearthstone growth is formally titled Descent of Dragons.
Considering that Hearthstone‘s present content material 12 months is named the Year of the Dragon, it is acceptable that the ultimate growth of the 12 months will give attention to dragons. Specifically, it sees the League of Explorers and the League of E.V.I.L enterprise to a World of Warcraft staple zone referred to as Dragonblight. That area comprises shrines for the assorted Dragon Aspects which appears to be the place everyone seems to be getting their new dragon associates.
We’ll see how the lore performs out, however as all the time, the following Hearthstone growth is admittedly all in regards to the playing cards. So far as that goes, it is clear that one of many new stars of this subsequent growth would be the dragon Galakrond. As a hero card, Galakrond will exchange your present hero and your hero energy. We’ve seen that mechanic earlier than.
What we’ve not seen earlier than (no less than not fairly on this kind) is a brand new mechanic referred to as Invoke. Basically, taking part in sure playing cards will enhance the Battlecry energy of the Galakrond card. It’s not clear whether or not or not we’ll see different playing cards make the most of this mechanic, however we’re nearly sure that would be the case.
Interestingly, Blizzard has additionally revealed a brand new mode for Hearthstone referred to as Battlegrounds. Blizzard described this mode as Hearthstone‘s tackle the auto-battler style, so those that play Teamfight Tactics and comparable titles ought to have a tough thought of what to anticipate. It appears that this mode will introduce some twists to that idea, however we’re ready to see precisely how the mode will play out.
Hearthstone: Descent of Dragons is about to launch on December 10. You can pre-order the sport beginning proper now.
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