LOTI 281 : AoO – Hunter



What did you do this week?

Quests?  Ranked play?  Fun Guaranteed with friends?

Espo: 1140 gold, Rank Silver 4

Vastidious: 690, Rank Gold 10


  • Patch 17.4 is live
  • Felfire Festival (summary)
    • Week 1 – Battlegrounds Pirate Update
    • Week 2 – Aranna Starseeker: Trial by Felfire story and battlegrounds; Legendary Quest #1
    • Week 3 – Trial by Felfire Challenges; new Felfire Brawl; Legendary Quest #2
    • Week 4 – new Felfire Brawl; Legendary Quest #3
  • Aranna Starseeker Bundle – $19.99
    • New Demon Hunter Hero and card back
    • 20 Ashes of Outland Packs
  • Battlegrounds Pirate update
    • Shifting minion pools – At the start of each game, five of the six currently available minion types will form the recruitment pool for that game. Heroes designed with synergies around specific minion types will sit out if their corresponding minion type is unavailable.  Pirates will always be available in the minion pool until they join the rest of the shifting minion pool in a future update.
    • New Heroes (early access until June 23rd)
      • Captain Eudora – Buried Treasure (Cost 1) – Dig for a Golden minion (4 Digs left)
      • Skycap’n Kragg – Piggybank (Cost 0) – Gain 1 Gold this turn. Increases each turn (Once per game)
      • Captain Hooktusk – Trash for Treasure (Cost 0) – Remove a friendly minion. Discover one from a lower Tavern Tier.
      • Aranna Starseeker (Joins on June 16th for early access and joins for everyone else on June 30)
        • Demon Hunter Training (Passive) – After you refresh 7 times, always see 7 minions in Bob’s Tavern.
    • Returning and Updated Heroes
      • Queen Wagtoggle – updated to include Pirates
      • Patches the Pirate – Pirate Parrrrty! (Cost 4) – Get a Pirate. After you buy a Pirate, your next Hero Power costs (1) less.
    • Removed Heroes
      • Professor Putricide
      • Holy Mackerel
    • New Battlegrounds Minions
      • Deck Swabbie
      • Scallywag
      • Southsea Captain
      • Arcane Cannon
      • Monstrous Macaw
      • Freedealing Gambler
      • Yo-Ho-Ogre
      • Salty Looter
      • Bloodsail Cannoneer
      • Southsea Strongarm
      • Goldgrubber
      • Ripsnarl Captain
      • Seabreaker Goliath
      • Nat Pagle, Extreme Angler
      • Cap’n Hoggarr
      • Dread Admiral Eliza
      • The Tide Razor
    • Updated Minion 
      • Lightfang Enforcer – updated to include Pirates
  • Trial by Felfire Solo Adventure & Challenges
    • Solo Adventure
      • Follows the story of Aranna Starseeker (Elise Starseeker’s younger sister)
      • All Five chapters will be available on June 17th.
      • FREE!
    • Felfire Challenges
      • Players will create a deck and battle Outland’s baddest bosses
      • Face off against a gauntlet of iconic raid bosses from the Burning Crusade. 
      • Complete all challenges to earn a Golden Kael’thas Sunstrider
  • Legendary Quest Line
    • June 17 – Complete chapter 1, and earn 1 AoO pack, 1 Year of the Dragon pack and 1 Rise of Shadows pack
    • June 24 – Play 4 Trial by Felfire Challenge games and earn 1 AoO pack, 1 Year of the Dragon pack and 1 Saviors of Uldum pack
    • June 1 – Play 4 Tavern Brawl games and earn 1 AoO pack, 1 Year of the Dragon pack and 1 Descent of Dragons pack
  • Streamer Events
    • From June 9 – July 1, various streamers will be featured playing through all the new content.  See the schedule on playhearthstone.com.  
    • Battlegrounds Brawl Contest – June 23rd, 9am-3pm PST
      • New Heroes and minions
      • 16 players, 4 teams competing for a $200,000 prize pool
      • Twitch drops will be available

Espo Mode 

Captain Blackheart’s Treasure


The Captain left treasure for EVERYONE, but mostly for you! Each turn, open a chest of three random cards and choose one to put in your hand!


A Classic Card Pack


Top 3


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Vastidious is a long time gamer, father to Ariannwyn and doesn't read the text on the cards.

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