Hearthstone Balance Update 24.2.2

Almost two weeks after the release of global update 24.2, which you can read about in our material. Blizzard has finally released a small patch that aims to improve the balance. Changes have affected both the Battlegrounds and the beloved ladder.

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Battlefields

The developers decided to nerf just one hero, which is extremely strange, because there should be a lot more of them.

Heroes

Wobbly - Hero Power now costs 10 (was 9)

creatures

Nether Dragon - stat change, now 0/4 health (previously 0/5).

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Legion Overseer - effect change, now creatures in the tavern get +2/+1 (previously +2/+2).

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Amber Guardian - effect change, now another dragon gets +2/+2 and Divine Shield (previously +3/+3 and shield).

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Lava Lurker - stat change, now 2/5 (previously 2/4).

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Celebrational stat change, now 4/2 (previously 3/2).

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Yo-ho-hogr - stat change, now 3/6 health (previously 3/5).

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Tasks

Track the Footprints - Now requires 9 upgrades for Bob's tavern (up from 10).

Follow the Money now requires 33 gold to spend (was 30).

Reenact the Murder - now requires 19 dead creatures (was 18).

Standard mode.

Freeheart Gaff - Battlecry and Hero Power now grant empty mana crystals (was full).

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Edwin, Leader of the Brotherhood - now costs 4 mana, 4/4 stats (previously 3 mana, 3/3).

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Magister Varden (Hero Power) now deals 2 damage. damage, honorable victory: gain +1 damage (previously +2).

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Shrine of Nightcloaks is now 2 durability (previously 3).

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Kael'thas Sin Wanderer now costs 8 mana (up from 6).

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Choking Star - Now costs 4 mana (previously 3).

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School teacher is now 4/4 (previously 4/3)pa

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Alliance Standard Bearer is now 2/2 (previously 2/1).

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