36 - Velen's Chosen: Dragon Priests; Rage Unbound
This week we discuss two discount priest decks, how we’re encountering the new meta with the first ladder reset, and some really cool card interactions that you should be aware of for Standard v. Wild!
*Dragon Priest - All 3 Decks: http://imgur.com/a/swSK1
*Eve’s list: Heavy Dragons: http://imgur.com/coFHQvT
*Shoop (ONOG Winner) Dragons: http://imgur.com/FEjUG6E
*Budget-ish Dragons: http://imgur.com/qaoCREP
*Tavern Brawl: Spiders brawl - helpful to budget players
*Dreamhack Austin, TX this weekend! Check out the VODs if you missed it for great players playing new decks
*Spring Preliminaries Tournaments in NA May 14-15th (Rob in Indianapolis location!)
*Hearthstone has supposedly reported 50 million users. (30 Million last may, 40 Million this past February) (Source: http://www.polygon.com/2016/4/26/11511890/hearthstone-50-million-players-2016)
--Lots of wierd stuff around Wild Pyromancer and Deathrattle interactions
--Old Murk-Eye and Captain’s Parrot now are craftable & disenchantable (no longer a reward)
--Ancient Harbinger no longer pulls 10-mana Spells
--Forlorn Stalker no longer buffs Deathrattle Weapons
--Cabal + Brann with 5 total minions no longer destroys the stolen minions
*New Card Interactions with Discover Discussion: Jeweled Scarab, Museum Curator/Journey Below, and the Nerfed changes with Ironbeak Owl and Big Game Hunter
Thanks to Geoffrey for his email and to our Patreon supporters: Crovan B, Ricardo C, John H, Pratap N, Gabriel Z, Garrett S, Geoffrey W.
Thanks also to our two international iTunes reviews from France and Australia: RacoonDad and Belhangin
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