Hearthstone Dev Tracker

27 Jul

The 21.0 patch prepares the Tavern for United in Stormwind, launching August 3. It also brings a new Hero and cosmetics for Battlegrounds, a major update for Duels, an Arena rotation, and more.

You can check out all 135 new cards included in United in Stormwind on the card library here.

Battlegrounds Updates


  • Dungar’s Gryphon
    • Choose a flightpath. Complete it to get a bonus!


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21 Jul

Since launching Hearthstone Masters in 2019, we’ve continued to look at how we can keep improving the ecosystem. Masters Tours and their respective qualifiers are at the core of the competitive Hearthstone community, and going into the second half of the year, there are a few key areas that we want to adjust to further improve the competitive experience for players and fans.


For the final two Qualifiers seasons of the year, we are adjusting how players earn invites. Winning a Masters Tour Qualifier will still earn you an automatic invite, but to reward consistency players will now earn Masters Tour invites based on overall match win rates throughout a Qualifiers season instead of the current top 8 placements system. Beginning with the Qualifiers for Masters Tour Stormwind, the top 50 highest win percentage players that competed in at least 20 Qualifiers witho...

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20 Jul

19 Jul


Originally posted by JebryathHS

You have to go below 15hp for a concede to be counted on your side. Even if you take 60 damage 3 times or concede after they show lethal, it doesn't count unless you hit 15.

Or reach turn 10.

16 Jul


Originally posted by JazzyJonah123

are you allowed to tell us how many people have completed the "get 12/0 with every class" arena achievement?

I believe we're working on a blog post discussing just that. Stay tuned!

15 Jul

14 Jul


Originally posted by Ivilczech

Great to see you among us! I have to ask: how far are you with your 500 win Nozdormu achiv?

Hah, not very close to reaching it yet. It's still the rarest achievement outside the perfect Duels/Arena achievements.


We did it, Reddit!

The 20.8.2 patch, releasing on July 15, includes changes for three cards in Standard and three bug fixes for Battlegrounds.

Standard Balance Updates

  • Old: Give a minion +2/+3 and Lifesteal. → New: Give a minion +1/+2 and Lifesteal.


Dev Comment: We’re doing two Priest changes, targeting the burst healing available in the class and their generation capabilities. Let's start with Apotheosis—we are moving the buff down to +1/+2 to hit the card's general power and combo capabilities. Wh...

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13 Jul

12 Jul

Below are the Arena leaderboards for May 1, 2021 - July 1, 2021. Arena rankings reflect players’ best 30 consecutive runs throughout a season. The players featured below have exhibited top-notch deckbuilding skills, in-the-moment decision making, and unyielding dedication to achieve a most noteworthy feat!

For an Arena run to be included in this season, its end time must have been between May 1, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. and July 1, 2021 at 9:59:59 a.m.

Dynamic ladder rankings are now also available for the Standard and Wild ladders.


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