Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Playing on a budget

Alright, for all you Hearthstone players that can’t—or refuse to—spend any money on the game, how do you compete in ranked mode? The unavoidable reality in Hearthstone is that you need to earn gold on a consistent basis. Without gold, you can’t purchase card packs. And in turn, you can’t disenchant cards to get arcane … Continue reading Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Playing on a budget

Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Understanding minions in depth

As mentioned before, minions are a staple of Hearthstone. If you don’t play minions, you can’t get control of the board. And if you can’t kill off your opponent’s minions, you are quite likely to lose. Hearthstone has a huge array of minions. There are minions ranging from seemingly overpowered to those that are impractical … Continue reading Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Understanding minions in depth

Hearthstone: Descent of Dragons, a new card expansion

Hearthstone’s final card expansion of 2019 was released earlier on 10th December. Descent of Dragons gave us 140 collectable cards; a significant portion are—aptly—dragon minions and dragon synergy cards. In Hearthstone, a new card expansion is released every 4 months. Each card expansion features around 135 new collectable cards—meaning that Descent of Dragons is the … Continue reading Hearthstone: Descent of Dragons, a new card expansion

Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Card features

There appears to be an infinite number of cards in Hearthstone, especially if you play in Wild format. So how does anyone become familiar with all the cards in Standard format? Well, there isn’t a need to. There is no need to memorise any card in Hearthstone. As ridiculous as it sounds, I could just … Continue reading Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Card features

Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Play styles

We know that the win condition in Hearthstone is to reduce your opponent’s health total from 30 to 0. So why don’t I only attack his hero (also known as going face) and kill him off quickly? Great game plan, right? No. Just, simply, no. This is one of the most common mistakes that beginner … Continue reading Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Play styles

Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Gameplay

When you first start playing Hearthstone, you will be forced to play through a number of tutorials before you can play in standard format. These tutorials are quite straightforward and will help you learn the basics of the game very quickly. But if you haven’t played the tutorials, this post will cover all the basics … Continue reading Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Gameplay

Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Introduction to Hearthstone

Welcome to my beginner’s guide for Hearthstone. Hearthstone is a digital collectible card game developed by Blizzard Entertainment back in 2014. The player base to date is over 100 million, and the game is still growing in popularity. However, there are also lots of people out there who have never heard of Hearthstone, let alone … Continue reading Beginner’s guide to Hearthstone: Introduction to Hearthstone