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Choose Your Champion Returns for HCT Winter!

Get a free Hearthstone card pack just for participating.
Feb 6

Welcome to the Hearthstone Collegiate Championship 2019 sponsored by Republic of Gamers

The Hearthstone Collegiate Championship is going back to school for the 2019 spring semester with $125,000 in scholarship prizing up for grabs! Registration is now open, so gather your friends, pull up a chair, and prepare your best decks.
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

Arriving This Fall—Four New Collectible Blizzard Books

Bibliophiles, art lovers, and collectors of all stripes, get ready to expand your Blizzard book collection this fall with four new additions.
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 2

Watch Well Played: How Pros Fight Tilt

How do pros keep their feelings in check to focus on winning?
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!
Dec 28

Endgame Moves: Mistakes Were Made

Learning from when things go wrong is a lifelong Hearthstone pursuit.
Dec 27

Endgame Moves: Stay Frosty

HCT World Championship competitor Justsaiyan reveals how he maintains his mindset for the long run.
Dec 26

Watch Well Played: Endgame Pro Tips

Always steer matches toward gamestates where your deck is strongest.
Dec 25

Endgame Moves: Comboing Off

Learn the late-game ins and outs of some of Hearthstone’s most iconic big combo decks.
Dec 24

Endgame Moves: Finessing Fatigue

Bunnyhoppor explains what you need to know before drawing from an empty deck.
Dec 21

Pro Scene Point Update: December 2018

Hearthstone Masters and Pro Team Standings and Regional Point Leaders, oh my!
Dec 20

Show Your Claws in 2019’s Wild Open!

The Hearthstone Wild Open is back! Here are all the details of the Wildest tournament of the year.