Blizzad has announce that the newest HearthStone card patch “ScholomanceAcademy” will be launch worldwide on August 6 (TW server will be launch on August 7) at today’s early morning.
This patch will launch total 135 new cards, including 40 new Dual-class cards which can allow two class to use. Each combination will have 1 Legendary.
There will be a new spell type “Studies”, which use to discover specific type of cards such as spells or demon or beast and reduce the cost of the next card of that type.
Also, there will be a new keyword “Spellburst”. Minions or weapon with this keyword will trigger a one-time additional effect when a spell is played.
Blizzad announce that In light of the ongoing global health risks associated with in-person gatherings, they canceled official Fireside Gatherings for the near future and disabled the ability to create public events. However individuals at home to have an opportunity to partake in the upcoming Pre-Release weekend, Bizzad will be keeping private event functionality intact. Players can register their own one-person event to enjoy opening Scholomance Academy card packs from July 31 – August 3.
This card patch is a new chapter of HearthStone. A Dual-class cards will make the game be more unpredictable. With the Dual-class cards, there must be more interesting combo and OTK appear in game or even pro league.
The new spell type “Studies” will bring a huge resource buff to a deck. Discover a specific type of card and reduce cost is a huge resource income. Also, the spell effect combine with new keyword “Spellburst” effect Pro Player might have more chance to having a RNG clear or finisher that may save their game. I am excited to see what change will these spell and keyword brings to pro league.
information sources : https://playhearthstone.com/en-us/