Three Hearthstone expansions coming this yr together with some massive modifications

The first Hearthstone growth for 2017 is on the horizon, and there can be three complete launched this yr.

According to Blizzard, with the Year of the Mammoth, the developer will now not alternate Hearthstone card packs, opting as a substitute to launch three expansions with 130 playing cards at a time.

Once the Year of the Mammoth kicks off, Blackrock Mountain, The Grand Tournament, and League of Explorers playing cards will even become exclusive to Wild. Also, sure playing cards from the Classic set will even turn into unique to the Wild format.

These playing cards can be added to the brand new Hall of Fame set, which will even embrace playing cards at present within the Reward set.

Cards shifting to the Hall of Fame set embrace Neutral playing cards Azure Drake, Sylvanas Windrunner and Ragnaros the Firelord. Class playing cards shifting to the Hall of Fame embrace Power Overwhelming, Ice Lance and Conceal.

The launch cycle for playing cards, as talked about above, will begin with 130 when the Year of the Mammoth kicks off. Another 130 card growth will launch in the course of the center of 2017, and one other 130 card growth on the finish of the yr. Additional particulars concerning the new launch mannequin will come later.

Cards can be acquired through packs and every launch will embrace non-obligatory single-player missions.

Sometime after the discharge of Hearthstone’s subsequent growth, Blizzard plans to run a Heroic Tavern Brawl utilizing the Wild format. The studio will even accomplice with “third-party tournament organizers” to advertise extra Hearthstone tournaments utilizing the format.

There’s extra to the Year of the Mammoth than what’s right here on this put up, so for those who’re a participant, you’ll wish to learn extra than simply the condensed model. So, remember to head over to the Hearthstone website on for the complete rundown.


Between now and the following growth’s launch, each day login rewards can be made obtainable for a restricted time. These rewards will provide mud, gold, growth packs, and different goodies.

The new Rogue Hero, Maiev Shadowsong, will even turn into obtainable with the Year of the Mammoth. Once the following growth launches, gamers might want to win 10 video games of Hearthstone in Standard Ranked or Casual mode to accumulate her.

Again, hit up the Hearthstone web page for extra data.