Wed November 29 2017
by Charlie Fripp, ESPN
The highly-anticipated new expansion pack for Hearthstone finally has a solid release date. By means of a press release, developer Blizzard said that it will be making its way to gamers on December 8.
“Starting December 8 players can delve deep into an unexplored underground realm packed with malignant monsters, terrifying traps, and treasures beyond imagination in Hearthstone’s newest expansion: Kobolds & Catacombs,” Blizzard said in a press release.
The company also detailed what players of the expansion pack will get, which includes a random Legendary Weapon card.
• Dungeon Runs—free single-player content featuring 48 different possible encounters and decks that grow in power as you fight your way through the catacombs
• 135 new cards
• A new Keyword: Recruit
• New card types: Spellstones and Unidentified Items
• A random Legendary Weapon card and three Kobolds & Catacombs card packs free, just for logging in after release
• Three sequential one-time Dungeon Run quests, each awarding one Kobolds & Catacombs card pack for a total of three more free packs.