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Dead of Winter Patch Notes (PC)

Nov 17, 2017

Here are patch notes for this latest round of updates. 

Patch Notes

Dead of Winter is now available!

  • Over 300 new cards to collect!
  • 5 New Champions
  • Participate in three Evolving Sealed runs to earn the Dead of Winter Set Sleeve
  • Spin and open Dead of Winter chests to find new sleeves, cards, equipment, mercenaries, and more
  • 30 new Dead of Winter equipment drop from the Frost Ring Arena

General

  • The Champion Puck and Balthasar has been renamed to Balthasar the Elegist. Its art has been updated and it now has the type line of “Satyr”
  • Armies of Myth and Primal Dawn cards are no longer legal in Standard Constructed
  • Armies of Myth and Primal Dawn booster packs have been removed from the store
  • Updated the art for the choice cards associated with Illuminate
  • Account Leveling rewards have been changed to Dead of Winter packs and chests
  • Draft and Sealed formats now use Dead of Winter booster packs for entry and rewards
  • Alternate Art cards for corresponding common and uncommons can now be used for Rock format tournaments
  • Hex Primal Immortal Queue now displays an immortal ticket in the prize preview window
  • Practice vs AI decks have been updated to match the new Standard format

Gameplay

  • Random Transformation/Creation should abide by rarity legality of format in addition to set legality
  • Copied troops with indefinite modifiers now work correctly
  • Playing an extended art card with its Frostform ability will now correctly display the extended brittle version of the card
  • Cull the Weak  now properly recalculates its cost when a player controls an Arena Mutt and Gladiator troops
  • Coralcove Witch’s deploy ability now resolves in the correct order when being played in response to a trick.
  • Gemborn Prowler no longer incorrectly reverts when another card is transformed or reverted
  • Kismet’s Dice now properly evaluates the cost of cards with X in the cost.
  • Paragon of Insanity’s charge power will now play cards with the text “target opposing” correctly.
  • Grandfather Elk is now correctly Ardent Faction
  • Runes are no longer triggered more than once when drawing multiple resources simultaneously.
  • Frostheart champions have been modified to improve limited gameplay:
  • Merry Butterfly now costs 4
  • Sir Thorngage’s deck rule is now allowing you to play with a deck containing 4 copies of certain cards that fit his exception parameters i.e. Raving Ghoul, Rotting Knight, etc…
  • Dallad’s deck rule now allowing yous to play with a deck containing 4 copies of prismatic cards.
  • Portable Hole now correctly reduces the cost of Weave into Nothing AA
  • Gardener’s Hat now correctly reduces the cost of Chlorophyllia AA
  • Lady Violet’s Crown now correctly modifies Lady Violet Blightbark AA
  • Gnawed on Armbands now correctly modifies Mawstorm
  • Balanced Scaled Sandals now correctly works with Prismatic cards
  • Pappy Jasper’s Whip is now working correctly with transformed Presents

User Interface

  • Images for counters are no longer partially cut-off while a card is exhausted
  • Cards sent through mail now display images.
  • Sleeve selection interface has been updated
  • Card hyperlinks in the talent tree now function as intended
  • Tournament rewards text should no longer incorrectly layer on top of each other

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