My brother may have beat me into the world by 4 years, but it’s taken me almost as long to convince him to come onto the podcast with me! Finally, on the verge of a big Hearthstone shake-up, he brings his older-brother wisdom onto the show to help us all understand the nuances of all the changes and figure out the best way for each of us to have fun in the brave new world of Post-Standard Hearthstone.
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- Topic: How to have fun in the new game modes
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- News: Whispers of the Old Gods!
Standard vs. Wild: What’s Right For You?
- The basics of the new game modes
- Sets going away, Classic/Basic cards, nerfs!
- Why have two modes?
- Casual + Ranked: Both
- Tavern Brawl: Wild
- Adventure: Wild
- Arena: Wild (Cool Ben Brode interview related to Arena)
- Pro Play: Standard
- Reasons to Play Standard
- Reasons to Play Wild
- New players will only see Standard until they craft a Wild card
What cards are you sad to see go into Wild?
- Sludge Belcher, Voidcaller
- Iron Sensei, Crush, Feugen/Stalagg, Vol’jin
- Fel Reaver, Feign Death
- Kel’Thuzad, Mal’Ganis
What cards are you happy to see go into Wild?
- Mogor the Ogre, Iron Juggernaut
- Mal’Ganis, Hemet Nesingwary, Flamecannon
- Piloted Shredder, Sludge Belcher
What deck are you going to miss playing the most?
- Josh: Demon Warlock
- Matt: Mech Mage
- Should you disenchant nerfed/Wild-only cards?
- Should you craft Old Gods cards? Use Matt’s spreadsheet to figure out what to craft next!
- What are new UI changes?
- What Old Gods are we most excited about?
- What’s going to be the next big class that people aren’t expecting?
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