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Tips

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Tips are offered to players on the Finding Opponent and Starting Game loading screens, prior to the beginning of each game. Tips are randomly chosen from a selection of possible tips, partly determined by the current game mode. Variants of certain tips are displayed for players when using touch-screen devices.

Default tips[edit | edit source]

These tips may be offered in any game mode, except adventures.

  • You can purchase additional packs of cards from the Shop.
  • Click on your hero while editing a deck to change your deck's name.
    • [Touch] Tap your hero while editing a deck to change your deck's name.
  • Right-click on your hero to emote.
    • [Touch] Tap your hero to emote.
  • If you need help building a deck, look at the "Suggested Cards".
  • You can tell what rarity a card is by the colored gem in the center.
  • Rarity colors, in order: White is Common, Blue is Rare, Purple is Epic and Orange is Legendary.
  • Each pack of cards has at least one rare or better card, but it could have more!
  • If you run out of quests, come back tomorrow for a new one!
  • If you achieve Rank 20 in a season, you'll earn that season's special card back.
  • Complete quests to earn Gold. Gold can be used to buy packs or enter The Arena.
  • The Arena lets you build a deck from random cards. You can also win prizes!
  • Basic cards are earned by leveling up. They cannot be disenchanted or crafted.
  • Golden cards can be disenchanted for a lot of dust.
  • You can use the Search field in your collection to find all cards with 'Taunt'.
  • Basic cards are earned by leveling up a class. Classic cards come from Classic Packs.
  • Playing against real players grants you bonus XP.
  • You can right-click your opponent to "Squelch" his emotes.
    • [Touch] You can tap your opponent's hero to "Squelch" his emotes.
  • If you win 500 games in Ranked mode with a class, you'll earn a Golden Hero.
  • You can add friends to your friends list with the button on the bottom left.
    • [Phone] You can add friends to your friends list with the button on the top left.
  • There are 25 different ranks to earn in Ranked Mode, and above those: The "Legend" rank.
  • Watch a friend play by hitting the "Eye" button in your friends list while they're in a match!
  • Play Hearthstone on the phone, tablet and computer. Use the same card collection on all three!
  • Standard uses Basic, Classic and the most recent two years of cards.
  • Click on your hero while editing a deck to swap between Standard and Wild.
    • [Touch] Tap on your hero while editing a deck to swap between Standard and Wild.
  • This is the year of the Kraken! (Each year will have a new theme)
  • When viewing your collection, click on the bottom left filter button to choose which sets are shown.
    • [Touch] When viewing your collection, tap on the bottom left filter button to choose which sets are shown.
  • Whenever a new set is released you can use its cards in both Wild and Standard.
  • Wild is exactly that, WILD! Any cards can be used!
  • In Standard, new strategies are constantly evolving.
  • New deck recipes will be released over time.
  • In Standard, the newest sets are in play so you don't have to learn all the old cards.

Practice tips[edit | edit source]

These tips are only offered while in Practice mode.

  • You can unlock classic heroes by defeating them in Practice Mode.
  • Practice Mode is just preparation for Play Mode!
  • Play mode will match you against someone of similar skill!
  • You can build a custom deck with your cards by visiting your Collection.
  • Each class has 5 different Basic cards you can unlock as you level up.
  • Complete quests in "Play" mode to earn Gold!
  • Attack the hero? Or the enemy minions? Answering correctly can often turn the tide of battle.
  • You'll earn more XP after level 10 by playing against real players.

Play mode tips[edit | edit source]

These tips are only offered while in Play mode.

  • You are being matched against a player of your skill.
  • As you win and lose games it will track your skill and match you against a fair opponent.
  • Each class has 5 different Basic cards you can unlock as you level up.
  • Complete quests to earn Gold. Gold can be used to buy packs or enter The Arena.
  • There are 25 different ranks to earn in Ranked Mode, and above those: The "Legend" rank.
  • Decks can contain two copies of each card, but only one copy of a Legendary card.
  • The Arena is a great way of earning rewards while playing in a mini competition.
  • You don’t have to play all of your Arena games at once.
  • If you achieve Rank 20 in a season, you'll earn that season's special card back.

Arena tips[edit | edit source]

These tips are only offered while waiting to play an Arena game.

  • Your Arena Deck will expire after you lose 3 games.
  • Your Arena prize gets better with each game you win!
  • You don’t have to play all of your Arena games at once.

Tavern Brawl tips[edit | edit source]

These tips are only offered while waiting to play a Tavern Brawl.

  • Each week there's a crazy new way to play in Tavern Brawl!
  • We need a couple days to clean up the mess after a Brawl ends, so if you can't get in, check back soon!
  • Win a classic pack for your first Tavern Brawl win each week during the launch celebration!
  • Winning multiple games in Tavern Brawl doesn't award additional packs – it's just for fun!
  • Some weeks you'll be provided a deck, and sometimes you'll need to create one. You never know!
  • Some Tavern Brawls might come back again in the future.
  • You can challenge a friend to a Brawl if you challenge them while you're on the Tavern Brawl screen.
  • You can complete your daily quests while in a Tavern Brawl!
  • For every three games you win in Tavern Brawl, you'll earn 10 gold, just like in "Play" mode.

Adventure tips[edit | edit source]

These tips are only offered during an adventure.

  • You'll need to build a custom deck to defeat the most difficult bosses.
  • Don't let tough bosses get you down. Build a custom deck to crush them.
  • If you lose to a boss, you may want to modify your deck.
  • Be prepared! Build a deck to counter the boss you're going to challenge.

Removed tips[edit | edit source]

Quest Log tips[edit | edit source]

Previously offered through the Quest Log, these tips were removed with Patch 2.7.

  • Unlock Other Heroes in Practice Mode – Defeat an AI to unlock it!
  • You can earn additional basic cards for a class by playing games as that class.
  • Try heading over to play mode, you can earn Classic card packs by playing!
  • There are still Expert AIs that you can test your skill against!
  • There are still more packs to earn in play mode!
  • Check out the quests for stuff you can complete.
  • Give The Arena a try, craft a deck on the fly and then do battle with it!

Trivia[edit | edit source]

The currently unused tip "DEFAULT_zz_unused" states: "You can still play against your friends while they are offline!" This tip is a remnant from the game's alpha, and does not refer to any known game feature.

Patch changes[edit | edit source]

  • Whispers of the Old Gods logo.png Patch 5.0.0.12574 (2016-04-24): Several new default tips added, mostly involving game formats:
    • Standard uses Basic, Classic and the most recent two years of cards.
    • Click on your hero while editing a deck to swap between Standard and Wild.
      • [Touch] Tap on your hero while editing a deck to swap between Standard and Wild.
    • This is the year of the Kraken! (Each year will have a new theme)
    • When viewing your collection, click on the bottom left filter button to choose which sets are shown.
      • [Touch] When viewing your collection, tap on the bottom left filter button to choose which sets are shown.
    • Whenever a new set is released you can use its cards in both Wild and Standard.
    • Wild is exactly that, WILD! Any cards can be used!
    • In Standard, new strategies are constantly evolving.
    • New deck recipes will be released over time.
    • In Standard, the newest sets are in play so you don't have to learn all the old cards.
  • The Grand Tournament logo.png Patch 3.0.0.9786 (2015-08-18): Changed: "If you win 500 games in Ranked mode with a class, you'll earn its a Golden classic hero Hero."
  • Blackrock Mountain logo.png Patch 2.8.0.9554 (2015-07-29): Tavern Brawls tips added, currently featuring 9 tips.
  • Blackrock Mountain logo.png Patch 2.7.0.9166 (2015-06-15):
    • Quest Log tips have been removed.
    • A new default tip has been added: "Play Hearthstone on the phone, tablet and computer. Use the same card collection on all three!""
    • A new phone-only version of a default tip has been added: "You can add friends to your friends list with the button on the top left."
    • Two tips have been changed:
      • "If you win 500 games in Ranked mode with a class, you'll earn the its Golden Hero for that class.classic hero."
      • "You can unlock classic heroes by defeating them in Practice Mode.
  • Blackrock Mountain logo.png Patch 2.4.0.8311 (2015-03-31):
    • A new default tip was added: "Watch a friend play by hitting the "Eye" button in your friends list while they're in a match!"
    • The default tip "If you run out of quests, you can come back tomorrow for a new one." was changed to "If you run out of quests, come back tomorrow for a new one!"
    • Three of the four adventure tips were altered slightly, mostly in order to allow them to be used for Blackrock Mountain as well as Curse of Naxxramas:
      • You'll need to build a custom deck to defeat the most difficult bosses in Naxxramas.
      • Don't let Naxxramas tough bosses get you down. Build a custom deck to crush them.
      • If you lose to a boss, you may want to tweak modify your deck.
  • Goblins vs Gnomes logo.png Patch 2.0.0.7234 (2014-12-04): Several tips mentioning card packs have been altered to reflect the renaming of the Expert set to "Classic".
    • "Try heading over to play mode, you can earn expert Classic card packs by playing!"
    • "Basic cards are earned by leveling up a class. Expert Classic cards come from Expert Classic Packs."
    • "Each pack of Expert cards has at least one rare or better card, but it could have more!"
    • "You can purchase additional Packs packs of Expert cards from the shop."
  • Curse of Naxxramas logo.png Patch 1.1.0.6024 (2014-07-22):
    • Four tips have been added for the Curse of Naxxramas adventure.
    • One default tip has been altered: "You can [right-click on/tap] your opponent's hero to "Squelch" his emotes."
  • Patch 1.0.0.4944 (2014-03-11):
    • Several variants of existing tips have been added for players using touch-screen devices.
    • "If you play Ranked games, you will get a medal that shows off your skill." has been replaced with "If you achieve Rank 20 in a season, you'll earn that season's special card back."
    • "The medals are Apprentice, Journeyman, Copper, Silver, Gold, Platinum, Diamond and Master." has been replaced with "There are 25 different ranks to earn in Ranked Mode, and above those: The "Legend" rank." and is now also a default tip.
    • "You can right-click your opponent to "Squelch" his emotes." has been replaced with "You can right-click on your opponent's hero to "Squelch" his emotes."
    • Two new default tips added:
      • "If you win 500 games in Ranked mode with a class, you'll earn the Golden Hero for that class."
      • "You can add friends to your friends list with the button on the bottom left."
  • Patch 1.0.0.4217 (2013-12-10): Minor changes; the Store is now called the Shop, and Ranked medals have changed.
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