Hearthstone celebrates Lunar New Year with free hero skins and cards! cover image

Hearthstone celebrates Lunar New Year with free hero skins and cards!

Here are all of the event requirements, rewards, and how to unlock them!

Blizzard is celebrating Lunar New Year 2024 with some in-game freebies! These include signature cards plus hero skins for regular Hearthstone and Hearthstone Battlegrounds. Read on for all of the Hearthstone Lunar New Year event details!

Hearthstone Lunar New Year event information (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
Hearthstone Lunar New Year event information (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)

Hearthstone Lunar New Year event 2024

Hearthstone's Lunar New Year event for 2024 features the returning Lunar Blessings Tavern Brawl, emotes with fireworks, and a bunch of Event XP that you can earn. When you have enough Event XP, you can unlock in-game cosmetics such as hero skins for the regular version of the game plus Hearthstone Battlegrounds. There are also some signature cards up for grabs.

Event screenshot (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
Event screenshot (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)

Hearthstone Lunar New Year quests

  1. Play 3 games of traditional Hearthstone — 150 Event XP
  2. Destroy 40 minions — 300 Event XP
  3. Deal 200 damage — 450 Event XP
  4. Draw 50 cards — 600 Event XP
  5. Play 20 minions — 750 Event XP
  6. Play 50 cards — 900 Event XP
  7. Win 3 games of Hearthstone's ranked mode — 1,000 Event XP
  8. Play 2 games of Battlegrounds — 150 Event XP
  9. Win 30 combats in Battlegrounds — 255 Event XP
  10. Play 12 golden minions in Battlegrounds — 300 Event XP
  11. Upgrade your Tavern 10 times in Battlegrounds — 375 Event XP
  12. Finish Top 4 in 2 games of Battlegrounds — 450 Event XP
All Hearthstone Celebrations quests (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
All Hearthstone Celebrations quests (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)

The Hearthstone Celebrations quests encourage you to play the traditional version of the game. Meanwhile, the Battlegrounds Festivities quests require playing Hearthstone Battlegrounds. For both game modes, you must complete the current Lunar New Year quest in order to progress to the next one.

All Battlegrounds Festivities quests (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
All Battlegrounds Festivities quests (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)

Hearthstone Lunar New Year 2024 rewards

  1. Kobold Miner signature card 2x — Requires 500 Event XP
  2. Walking Mountain signature card 2x — Requires 1,200 Event XP
  3. Battlegrounds Lantern Stringer Galewing hero skin — Requires 2,000 Event XP
  4. Howdyfin signature card 2x — Requires 3,500 Event XP
  5. Dragon Dance Celeste hero skin for Mage — Requires 4,500 Event XP
Hearthstone Lantern Stringer Galewing hero skin (Image via Blizzard Entertainment
Hearthstone Lantern Stringer Galewing hero skin (Image via Blizzard Entertainment

The Lunar New Year 2024 rewards include two signature cards for Kobold Miner, two for Walking Mountain, and two for Howdyfin. There's also the Lantern Stringer Galewing hero skin for Hearthstone Battlegrounds and Dragon Dance Celeste hero skin for the Mage class!

Hearthstone Dragon Dance Celeste hero skin (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
Hearthstone Dragon Dance Celeste hero skin (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)

Don't forget to check out the Lunar Blessings Tavern Brawl to continue with the festivities. This particular Tavern Brawl grants you a random deck and lets you choose from three blessings!

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