Hearthstone patch 28.4 features Delve into Deepholm Mini-Set launch, Arena updates, and more cover image

Hearthstone patch 28.4 features Delve into Deepholm Mini-Set launch, Arena updates, and more

The new Delve into Deepholm Mini-Set launches with patch 28.4.

Hearthstone patch 28.4 arrives on Jan. 18 with the brand-new Delve into Deepholm Mini-Set plus updates to the Arena game mode. Meanwhile, Hearthstone Twist is set to return in February. Additionally, the 2024 Lunar New Year event is scheduled to arrive soon. Read on for details.

Hearthstone patch 28.4 notes

Delve into Deepholm Mini-Set release date is Jan. 18. Once Hearthstone patch 28.4 is out, you can build new decks with a plethora of new cards. This Showdown in the Badlands Mini-Set has 38 new cards in total, and the complete set consists of 72 cards. In addition to new Excavate Treasures, this Mini-Set includes dual-class cards as well.

The Azerite Murloc and The Azerite Dragon (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
The Azerite Murloc and The Azerite Dragon (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)

The regular version of the Delve into Deepholm Mini-Set costs either 2,000 in-game gold or $14.99. Meanwhile, the entirely golden version requires either 10,000 gold or $69.99. According to Blizzard, the latter version includes a bonus diamond copy of Deepminer Brann, which is a legendary minion.

Hearthstone Arena patch 28.4 season

If you're a fan of Hearthstone Arena, then this game mode features a new rule! In the new season, the last pick of each draft will be a card from a curated pool of Duels Treasures. Below is a gallery of the possible options, as provided by Blizzard.

As for the new Hearthstone Arena card pool, they include the following:

  1. Showdown in the Badlands (Includes Delve into Deepholm)
  2. TITANS
  3. Caverns of Time
  4. Core
  5. Path of Arthas
  6. Scholomance Academy
  7. Fractured in Alterac Valley

Hearthstone Twist to return in February

Next, the Twist game mode is returning in February with a new card pool and rules. You can only play common cards in the new Hearthstone Twist season!

The eligible sets for the season include the following:

  1. Core (not Legacy)
  2. Curse of Naxxramas
  3. Goblins vs Gnomes
  4. Blackrock Mountain
  5. The Grand Tournament
  6. The League of Explorers
  7. Whispers of the Old Gods
  8. One Night in Karazhan
  9. Mean Streets of Gadgetzan
  10. Journey to Un’Goro
  11. Knights of the Frozen Throne
  12. Kobolds & Catacombs
  13. The Witchwood
  14. The Boomsday Project
  15. Rastakhan’s Rumble
  16. Rise of Shadows
  17. Saviors of Uldum
  18. Descent of Dragons
  19. Galakrond’s Awakening
  20. Caverns of Time
Hearthstone Lunar New Year event 2024 (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)
Hearthstone Lunar New Year event 2024 (Image via Blizzard Entertainment)

Hearthstone gets Lunar New Year event 2024

Additionally, between Jan. 30 and Feb. 13, fans of traditional Hearthstone and Battlegrounds can complete quests, earn event XP, and obtain some items from the Lunar New Year rewards track.

These in-game rewards include the following:

  •  Six signature cards
    • 2x Kobold Miner
    • 2x Walking Mountain
    • 2x Howdyfin
  • Lantern Stringer Galewing Battlegrounds hero skin
  • Dragon Dance Celeste Hearthstone hero skin

That's all for now. Are you excited for more Hearthstone content? Stick around on esports.gg for more news and updates!