Patch Live - 18 Card Buffs, 1 Card Nerf, SN1P-SNAP, New Card Backs
A new patch is now live on Hearthstone featuring card buffs, a nerf, and a new legendary minion.
- The Boomsday Project has received a new legendary card, SN1P-SN4P. All players are getting this card for free, in gold!
- Reckless Experimenter can no longer reduce cards below a cost of 1. It is eligible for a full dust refund for 2 weeks.
- 18 cards from The Boomsday Project have received buffs. Details below.
- Two new card backs, a seasonal one and one rewarded from the "Masters Bundle".
Masters Bundle - Featuring a New Shaman Hero!
Purchasing the Hearthstone Masters Bundles gets you:
- 10 Rise of Shadows Packs
- 10 Rastakhan's Rumble Packs
- 1 Stolen Thunder Card Back
- 1 Thunder King Shaman hero (Lei Shen!)
You can buy the bundle online and in-game.
Arena Rotation Updated
The Hearthstone Arena has rotated! Here are the current expansions that are playable in the Arena.
- Goblins vs Gnomes
- The Grand Tournament
- One Night in Karazhan
- The Boomsday Project
- Rise of Shadows
New Card Backs
Two new card backs have been added.
- Shado-pan Card Back
- Long ago, this card back took up its sacred duty to keep negative emotions from overrunning your board. Though mysterious, it is highly effective.
- Rewarded for July 2019 Ranked Play
- Stolen Thunder
- The hardest part of stealing thunder is getting away with it quietly.
- Sourced from an upcoming "authorized promotion".
- The patch notes state this is rewarded for "purchasing the Masters Bundle"
- We've implemented a new feature to reduce chances of matching against the same player and same class multiple times in a row. Some exceptions may occur when players have few matchmaking options near their rank.
- Match quality should be improved for players in ranks 25 – 21.
- Extra Arms to (2) Mana. (Down from 3)
- Cloning Device to (1) Mana. (Down from 2)
- The More Arms token will also cost 2.