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Hearthstone plays just as great on the iPad


3:00 PM on 04.10.2014
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As a general rule, I don't play a game excessively during its beta stage. I don't particularly like getting invested in something that may utterly change after the full release, and Hearthstone is no exception. Although I dabbled in its beta for coverage purposes, I didn't really get into it until the final build, and now I can't stop playing.

While I was trucking along on PC for some time, my new addiction is the iPad build, which is basically a 1:1 port that allows cross-platform play by way of Battle.net. It's also incredibly smooth, and allows every single action by way of dragging and tapping. The best part is that you get to keep all the same progress across both platforms, so you can play it on the go and return to the PC if that's your preference.

Recently, I've been playing it from the comfort of a recliner or sofa while my wife goes head to head with me on the Mac version, and things have been working out swimmingly. If you haven't given the game a go yet, definitely try it for free when it hits your region.





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2:45 PM on 04.14.2015
No escape: Hearthstone is now playable on phones

Blizzard's digital collectible card game Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft (that's harthstone, not herthstone) will be available as a free download on iPhone and Android phones beginning today. If you mispronounce the name, Kyle will break into your home, drop your phone in the toilet, and steal all of your rice. He told me that and whispered while saying it so he means business here.more



10:30 AM on 12.18.2014
Hearthstone is now available everywhere on Android

After a soft launch in Australia, Canada, and New Zealand, Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft is now available worldwide. You'll need to sport a 6" (or larger) Android device to run it though, so don't try and squint on you...more



2:45 PM on 11.07.2014
Hearthstone expansion Goblins vs Gnomes coming this December

This trailer for Goblins vs Gnomes, an expansion for Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft hitting next month, sure is fun. I like it when videogame trailers are basically just songs. The expansion will add more than 120 cards, in...more



2:30 PM on 10.28.2014
Justice brought: Hearthstone fraught with bots, caught a lot

Blizzard's doing its best to keep Hearthstone players on a level playing field, and that has resulted in action against a significant number of users. Recently announced in a Battle.net post, "several thousand" accounts ...more



12:30 PM on 09.16.2014
Hearthstone now has 20 million players

Blizzard has sent over word to Destructoid that Hearthstone now has 20 million players around the world. The game is free-to-play, allowing you to experience the entire game without paying, but forking over some cash wil...more



2:45 PM on 07.22.2014
Go play the first part of Hearthstone's Curse of Naxxramas for free

Blizzard has rolled out the first wing of Curse of Naxxramas, a single-player adventure for Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft. It's free until early September, but the four subsequent wings will cost $6.99 or 700 in-game gold ...more



5:15 PM on 07.08.2014
Hearthstone's Curse of Naxxramas expansion priced

Blizzard plans to roll out its Curse of Naxxramas expansion for Hearthstone over a five-week period, with a new wing opening up each week. Here's how the pricing works. The first wing, the Arachnid Quarter, will be free durin...more



11:45 AM on 07.02.2014
Gender segregation in eSports tournament ignites controversy

The International eSports Federation is in hot water today, following news of the organization's discriminatory plans for its upcoming World Championship in Baku, Azerbaijan. The tournament finalized its lineup last...more



6:00 PM on 04.28.2014
Can Twitch work together to play Hearthstone?

I'm over Twitch Plays Pokemon, but it was fun while it lasted for me. And that's not to say I'm bored of the concept of people collaborating to play a game via live stream, generally speaking. Some will be hits, some will be ...more



3:00 PM on 04.16.2014
Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft for iPad available now worldwide

It seems that after all the whining and complaining I did upon Hearthstone: Heroes of Warcraft's initial iPad release (which wasn't worldwide, coincidentally) Blizzard decided to go ahead and release it globally today, which...more




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6:00 AM on 04.03.2015
Hearthstone's Blackrock Mountain expansion is out now

The time for celebration is upon us Hearthstone fans, the new Blackrock Mountain expansion is available worldwide right now.  Starting with today's Blackrock Depths wing, new content will be available weekly for the next...more



8:00 PM on 03.31.2015
Diablo III's Big Head Mode is too cute

Season 3 in Diablo III is almost upon us, but before we delve into something that serious, let's pull back a bit and use the adorable as a palate cleanser. (Who would've ever thought that "adorable" would be an adjectiv...more



1:30 PM on 03.26.2015
Blizzard announces 'Heroes of the Dorm' college tournament

Heroes of the Storm manages to keep my attention week after week, and Blizzard is going to new methods to promote the still-in-beta MOBA. On April 26 in Los Angeles, they'll host a "Heroes of the Dorm" tournament, featur...more



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