Blizzard Details Third Hearthstone Expansion: Whispers of the Old Gods

on March 11, 2016 2:07 PM

It’s time to brush off your decks, because The Year of the Kraken is officially underway. According to the most recent post from Hearthstone’s Blog, Hearthstone’s third major expansion will be Whispers of the Old Gods.

Seen in the Cinematice Trailer below, the theme centers around new tentacled creatures and Gods — fitting for The Year of the Kraken. However, Blizzard promises that the 134-card expansion will promise new and bizarre abilities. powerful cult-like enhancements, and more.

Hearthstone players who want to commit early can pre-purchase a 50-pack bundle of Whispers of the Old Gods packs for $49.99 on March 14, 2016. Preordering will net you a suiting card back:

Hearthstone Card Back The Old Gods

Meanwhile, the expansion will release on Android, iOS, and PC sometime in late April or early May. While only a few cards have been revealed so far — seen below the trailer — more will be available at on March 21, 2016. Check out the trailer and gallery below:

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