HearthStone: Heroes of Warcraft News for PC

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HearthStone: Heroes of Warcraft screenshot
HearthStone: Heroes of Warcraft screenshot

HeathStone: Heroes of Warcraft, a new free-to-play collectible card game, has been announced at PAX East by Blizzard.

The game has been created by a small team of just 15 developers and hasn't required the lengthy development period of Blizzard's triple-A titles.

In the game players will take control of heroes from nine World of Warcraft classes.

There are over 300 cards in the game, with five offered in each pack. There are many different types of card, some obviously more desirable than others. Whilst buying packs appears to be where Blizzard will make its money, it will also be possible to earn packs through in-game achievements.

It's all built on a 3D engine too, meaning card battling has been enhanced with a fully 3D board and a host of visual effects to make the action more entertaining – even to those just watching.

The game will be released first on PC and Mac, followed shortly after on iPad.

You can sign up to take part in the beta here.

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RazorGecko's Avatar

RazorGecko

I think that there are chances for this to get an open beta... we will see!

I have no idea about the Arena but it doesn't sound likely.
Posted 22:30 on 18 October 2013
Hootles's Avatar

Hootles

Does anyone know if this is likely to be seeing an open beta?

Also - I read somewhere that the Arena run mode was $2 a pop! is that true?!
Posted 19:25 on 18 October 2013

Game Stats

Release Date: 11/03/2014
Developer: Blizzard Entertainment
Publisher: Blizzard Entertainment
Genre: Card game
Rating: TBC
Site Rank: 1,484 523
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