Hearthstone adds new cards, keywords, in-game events and mechanics in Festival of Legends update

Hearthstone adds new cards, keywords, in-game events and mechanics in Festival of Legends update

April is a music-filled month for fans of Hearthstone as the popular card game’s next expansion titled Festival of Legends drops, bringing along with it the return of the Battlegrounds Buddies, 145 new cards, a new Keyword: Finale, plus a new Priest Class Keyword: Overheal.

In the latest update to Hearthstone, players can look forward to the Festival of Legends Pre-Purchase Mega Bundle, which will add 80 packs, 10 Golden packs, 2 Golden random Legendaries, 1 Hedanis Priest full hero skin, and 1 Hedanis cardback into the fray.

Meanwhile, a Legendary minion will represent the star musician for each class. Patch 25.6 brings the Headliner's Tour into the game as well, where players can take their pick among the performers across three concert series. Clearing quests will give away special rewards; additionally, the Legends Take the Stage event will put free card packs up for grabs as well.

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There is so much more riding along with this update, so if you're curious about all the nitty-gritty, you can check out the official 25.6 Patch Notes for more info. And if you're keen on joining in on all the festivities, you can get a headstart by downloading Hearthstone on the iOS App Store and on the Google Play Store for Android devices. It's a free-to-play game with in-app purchases.

Hungry for more? You can also visit the official website for more info, join the community of followers on Twitter to stay updated on all the latest developments, or take a little sneak peek at the embedded clip above to get a feel of the game's update straight from the devs.

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Catherine Dellosa
Catherine Dellosa
Catherine plays video games for a living and writes because she’s in love with words. Her Young Adult contemporary novel, For The Win: The Not-So-Epic Quest Of A Non-Playable Character, is her third book published by Penguin Random House SEA - a poignant love letter to gamer geeks, mythological creatures, teenage heartbreak, and everything in between. She one day hopes to soar the skies as a superhero, but for now, she strongly believes in saving lives through her works in fiction. Check out her books at bit.ly/catherinedellosabooks, or follow her on FB/IG/Twitter at @thenoobwife.