Challenger Dev Stream Overview!
At Gwent Challenger, Pawel and Luigi unveiled what is next for Gwent in the upcoming Midwinter Update: Apart from the more than 100 new cards, a new integrated deck-builder/collection system is introduced as well as many new UI tweaks and card VFX
Check out our notes and screenshots below and all 34 cards revealed today underneath.
Public PTR of the new patch will be available to everyone next week! New integrated deck builder / collection system!
The new Phoenix card will be the center of an upcoming holiday event
Starter decks are reworked
No more tripple art cards
New Mulligan UI and many other UI tweaks
Tons of new card VFX
Update: The row limit will be 9 cards
No mention was made of the new game mode yet Screenshots
Damage an enemy by 2 and move it to the row above.
Crewed: Repeat its ability.
Resurrect a Bronze Cursed unit.
Create a Silver Northern Realms card.
Choose One: Destroy a Bronze or Silver Cursed enemy; or Deal 9 damage. If the unit was destroyed, Banish it.
Deal 4 damage to an enemy.
Create a Silver special card.
Create a Silver Scoia'tael card.
Consume 3 allies and boost self by their power.
Deal 2 damage to up to 5 enemies on the opposite row.
Strengthen all your Ogroid units by 1, wherever they are.
Consume a Bronze or Silver unit from either graveyard and boost by its power.
Create a Silver Monster card.
Consume an ally, boost self by its power, then become Resilient.
Consume 2 allies and boost self by their power.
Deal 5 damage to an enemy, then deal 1 damage to all enemies under Blood Moon.
Choose One: Apply a Full Moon Boon; or Apply a Blood Moon Hazard
Duel an enemy. If it is under Frost, deal double damage.
Create a Silver Skellige card.
Deal 4 damage. If Resurrected, deal 6 damage instead.
Create any Leader and boost it by 2.
Create a Silver Nilfgaard card.
Henry var Attre
Conceal any number of units. If allies, boost by 2. If enemies, deal 2 damage.
Boost all copies of a Soldier by 2.
Master of Disguise
Conceal 2 cards.
Spawn a copy of this unit on your other rows.
Resurrect a Bronze or Silver Draconid.
Choose Two: Boost the Lowest ally by 5; Boost a random unit in your hand by 5; Deal 5 damage to the Highest enemy; Charm an enemy Elf with 5 power or less.
Aguara: True Form
Create a Bronze or Silver Spell.
Apply a Hazard to an enemy row that will explode and deal 4 damage to all units when a different special card is played.
If losing, Spawn an Imperial Manticore. If winning, Spawn Manticore Venom.
Deal 2 damage to up to 10 random enemies.
Look at 2 Bronze units in your deck, then play 1.
Additionally these two cards:
Neutral, Bronze (Rare)
Apply a Boon to an allied row that boosts 2 random units by 1 on turn start.
10 STR, Skellige, Bronze (Rare)
Return a Bronze unit from your graveyard to your deck.