Blizzard has been releasing information about the new extension for the Hearthstone for quite some time now, but they did not reveal any specific information about that expansion until today. The latest news from Blizzard have confirmed new. The name of the new Hearthstone expansion will be Knights of the Frozen Throne.
For quite some time, Hearthstone players have been waiting for the new expansion. There were no new aspects of the game for quite a long period. With this new expansion, players will have an opportunity to face new obstacles and creatures. They are also fighting their way to accomplish the objective of the game.
Knights of the Frozen Throne is taking Hearthstone players to an icy continent called Northrend. There the objective of the game will be to reach the Ice Crown Citadel. Once players manage to reach that Citadel, they will have to face against the Lich King. Lich King currently sits at the Frozen Throne. Besides offering new adventure for the players, the new Hearthstone expansion will also provide new keyword as well as new type of cards.
When it comes to the new keyword, Blizzard has announced the new keyword. The new keyword for Knights of the Frozen Throne will be Lifesteal. This keyword will appear on spells as well as on minions. It will also provide an opportunity for a player to restore the health of their heroes. The health is restored to the level of the damage that the card dealt. Besides that keyword, Knights of the Frozen Throne will also bring back the Deathrattle keyword.
This keyword was unveiled by Shallow Gravedigger. The prize is currently three mana and the Deathrattle keyword in the new extension. After Gravedigger dies, this keyword will add a minion to your hand.
New Card Types
This expansion will also introduce several new types of cards. However, only one type of the card has been revealed so far and it those are Hero cards. Each of the Hero cards will be a unique card for that class. It will be able to add some armor. Also it will be able trigger its Battlecry as well as to add the Hero Power. The Hero Power will be added to the hero that you are using. The Head Power will be used by turning your Hero into the Death Knight.
According to Blizzard, the new expansion for Hearthstone will be available in August, but they have not specified the date when it will be released. However, the reveal of the new type of Hero cards will start on July 24th, and it will last until all Hero cards have been revealed. Once a player completes the prologue of the new expansion, he or she will be awarded the Death Knight Legendary card. Besides that, once a player completes the whole objective, he or she will be awarded with three Knights of the Frozen Throne card packs.
As players will have the opportunity to experience, solo adventures will provide players with the chance to meet some already familiar characters. Knights of the Frozen Throne will feature eight bosses among which will be Professor Putricide, a familiar character from World of Warcraft.
For those who are awaiting this new expansion, it needs to be said that this expansion will be free and that all aspects of the new expansions will be released the same.