Recent News


The Rise of Shadows Pre-Release Looms Over Dalaran!

Shadows rise this Pre-Release season, and E.V.I.L. is afoot. Draw your cloaks tight and whisper the passwords—it’s time to host your Rise of Shadows Pre-Release parties!
Mar 12

Join Us at the HCT 2019 World Championship!

Tickets are now on sale for the Hearthstone World Championship in Taipei this April.
Mar 11

Top Hearthstone Players - February 2019

The final results for Hearthstone Ranked Standard and Arena play in February 2019 are in!
Mar 4

Save the Dates: HCT 2019 World Championship

Watch live as we celebrate the conclusion of HCT with 16 of the world’s best Hearthstone pros.
Feb 22

Top Hearthstone Players - January 2019

The final results for Hearthstone Ranked Standard and Arena play in January 2019 are in!
Feb 21

Introducing Hearthstone Masters

The new system includes Masters Qualifiers, Masters Tour events, and Hearthstone Grandmasters—all using a brand-new competitive format.
Feb 11

Developer Insights with Joseph Magdalena: The Season of Rastakhan!

Join Hearthstone Live Content Designer Joseph “joemag” Magdalena as he chats about the Season of Rastakhan and what you have to look forward to from Tavern Brawls during the Brawl of Champions!
Feb 8

2019 Wild Open - Qualified Players

Players from around the globe have battled tooth and nail on the Wild ladder to earn their spot at the 2019 Wild Open. Find out who made the cut!
Feb 5

The Curse of Hakkar is Upon Us All!

Gurubashi once belonged to a very different kind of loa. A darker loa. . . .
Feb 5

Hearthstone Update – February 5

This Hearthstone update kicks off Lunar New Year with a bang and sets the stage for the upcoming Season of Rastakhan Tavern Brawl event. We also made some mobile optimizations and fixed some bugs.
Feb 1

February 2019 Ranked Play Season – Pizza Stone

The February 2019 Ranked Play Season is now live—and we’re unveiling a new card back you can add to your collection!
Jan 31

Upcoming Balance Update – February 2019

In an update scheduled to arrive February 5th, the following cards will be changed.
Jan 30

Wild Fun from the Hearthstone Community!

Check out these fun decks for Wild provide by members of the Hearthstone community!
Jan 29

Celebrate Lunar New Year 2019

Starting February 5 join us in the Hearthstone Tavern to celebrate the Lunar New Year! The Tavern will be decked out for the party, and we’ve got some treats in store to help get the year off to an auspicious start, including: a free log in reward, special Quests, and more. There's also a Lunar New Year bundle, available now.
Jan 28

Announcing the HCT Winter Championship

Who will take home the next seasonal championship trophy?
Jan 25

Jia on Casting Shenanigans and Winning WSOE

The caster—and competitor—extraordinaire talks nerves, women in esports, and her Hearthstone origin story.
Jan 24

Ranked Play Update – A Faster Climb

We’ve heard a lot of feedback about the long climb in Ranked play, so starting with the February Ranked Play season, we’re making a small quality of life change: we’re reducing the number of Stars in many of the Ranks!
Jan 23

How Viper Broke the Mold with Peanut Shaman

The HCT World Championship–bound pro walks us through his infamous, spell-crazy Shaman deck.
Jan 21

Hearthstone Pupdate – January 2019

Meet some of the good boys (and girls) of the Hearthstone development team!
Jan 18

Wild Deck Report – January 18, 2019

Our celebration of Wild continues with this selection of well performing decks!
Inside Blizzard
Jan 16

Four New Collectible Blizzard Books are in the works

Bibliophiles, art lovers, and collectors of all stripes, get ready to expand your Blizzard book collection with four new additions which are currently in the works.
Jan 11

Top Hearthstone Players – December 2018

The final results for Hearthstone Ranked Standard, Wild, and Arena play in December 2018 are in!
Jan 9

Hearthstone Update – January 9, 2019

Rumble Run and Arena changes abound in this Hearthstone update.
Jan 8

Wild Times in the Tavern

This month we’re giving the nod to the wide, wonderful world of Wild format. Every Tavern Brawl in January will be Wild, and now you can bolster your collection with the Wild Bundle!
Jan 3

Off-Meta Report Wild Edition – January 3, 2019

In this WILD season, try out some off-meta Legend rank Wild decks that have been performing exceptionally well!
Jan 1

January 2019 Ranked Play Season – Just Chillin’

The January 2019 Ranked Play Season is now live—and we’re unveiling a new card back you can add to your collection!