The all-new Hearthstone 21.2 patch just isn’t solely bringing pre-purchase for Mercenaries, a brand new mode but in addition an enormous revamp for Battlegrounds, and a brand new ebook of Mercenaries too! This patch is Hearthstone Battlegrounds’ largest replace up to now, bringing a brand new Key phrase, heroes, minions, and a harm cap.
Hearthstone Battlegrounds Patch – What’s coming?
Let’s take a fast take a look at what’s coming within the newest replace earlier than going via the patch notes.
- Mercenaries For Rent – A brand new sport mode the place you gather iconic Mercenaries, assembling Events to take down procedurally generated Bounties. It’s a completely new technique to play Hearthstone, combining RPG and roguelike components with a few of your favourite Hearthstone characters.
- Normal Steadiness Updates – Stealer of Souls and Flesh Large
- Battlegrounds Revamp – Bringing a brand new Key phrase, Avenge, changing 37 minions, and two new heroes.
They’ve additionally added a harm cap of 15 harm till the primary participant dies, that means that gamers can take not more than 15 harm when in fight until a participant dies or disconnects. They’ve elevated flip occasions, with the size of turns 3-9 being elevated by 5 seconds.
- Battlegrounds Particular Key phrase added – Avenge
- The size of turns 3-9 has been elevated by 5 seconds. We could additional alter the size of turns someday sooner or later.
- Darkmoon Prizes have been disabled.
- All gamers’ Battlegrounds rankings have been reset for a brand new season.
- Injury cap of 15 harm has been added till the primary participant dies. Please word that the harm cap doesn’t verify for participant deaths till the beginning of every Recruit Part, that means if somebody concedes, disconnects, or dies in the course of the Recruit Part (Is Wrath Weaver ever actually in your crew?), the harm cap will nonetheless be current for that fight.
- Gamers with Battlegrounds Perks at the moment are extra prone to be supplied new Heroes in the course of the two-week early entry interval that follows their preliminary announcement. In each foyer in the course of the two-week early entry interval, the choice to play with new Heroes shall be distributed at random between gamers with Battlegrounds Perks. No participant shall be supplied multiple new Hero.
- Energy of the Storm [Passive]
- Initially of each flip, select from 2 new Hero Powers.
- Conviction (Rank 1)
- Give a random pleasant minion +1/+1. (Upgrades at Tavern Tier 3.)
- Conviction (Rank 2)
- Give three random pleasant minions +1/+1. (Upgrades at Tavern Tier 5.)
- Conviction (Rank 3)
- Give 5 random pleasant minions +1/+1.
Bug Fixes & Recreation Enhancements
- The primary menu has been up to date. A Mercenaries button has been added (locked till mode is stay), Battlegrounds can now be accessed from the primary menu, and Solo Adventures have been moved beneath Modes—the place Enviornment and Duels can nonetheless be discovered.
- The primary-time consumer expertise has been up to date and streamlined. New Gamers can now play Battlegrounds instantly or the unique Hearthstone tutorial.
- Fastened a bug the place gamers have been capable of delete their first deck instantly after the tutorial and have been unable to construct a brand new deck as a result of they’d not but unlocked any playable courses.
- Fastened a bug that precipitated the buddies listing to load slowly for gamers who had many buddies on-line and made it tough to problem a buddy from that listing.
- Fastened a bug that precipitated Deathrattles to be tracked as triggered (by playing cards corresponding to Counterfeit Blade) in conditions the place the Deathrattle situation was not met.
- Fastened a bug that allowed Wild Progress and Overgrowth to award Extra Mana if the mana cap was reached via non permanent mana (corresponding to Innervate or Lightning Bloom).
- Fastened a bug the place the Fireballs solid by Grand Magus Antonidas weren’t affected by Spell Injury.
- Fastened a bug the place if a number of variations of a card identify exist in a participant’s deck (corresponding to one with a buff and one with out) Southsea Scoundrel would rely them as distinct for the primary half of its battlecry, however not the second half. Now they are going to rely as distinct for the complete Battlecry.
- Fastened a bug the place Reckless Apprentice used up the mana price discount from Tour Information.
- Fastened a bug the place Switch Pupil was not receiving the right impact on the Insanity on the Darkmoon Faire sport board.
- Fastened a bug the place Purified Shard (the Priest Questline remaining reward) was revealed to the opponent when drawn.
- Fastened a bug that allowed gamers to play a deck that included Stealer of Souls in Wild if the deck was a Normal-legal deck.
- Fastened a bug the place Wild was not correctly unlocking for some gamers who had met the unlock standards.
- Fastened a bug that allowed a Battlegrounds participant to face Kel’Thuzad if a fair variety of gamers remained within the foyer.
- Fastened varied show errors within the Achievement Journal.
- Fastened a bug inflicting opponents’ names to look smaller than meant on telephones.
- Fastened a visible bug with Pandaren Importer’s Golden animation.
- Fastened a bug the place the unsuitable artwork was displayed for Sphere of Sapience’s “A New Destiny” choice, Be taught the Fact (the second section of the Rogue Questline), and Restore Bot (summoned by Gelbin Mekkatorque).
Go to the official Hearthstone patch notes to see the brand new 37 minions and which minions they’ve eliminated fully.