Update: Roche: Merciless has been changed from the screenshot shown below. He no longer draws a card and was increased to 6 Power from 5. (source)
Gwent Arena will be released on the 28th of February, alongside 10 new cards revealed during today's CD Projekt Red livestream! There is 1 new card for each faction and 5 neutral cards.
Quote from CD Projekt Red
- Next time there will be a counter in the game for faction challenge wins
- Faction Challenge rewards will be instantly unlocked once they are achieved instead of after the event is over
- Arena comes out 28th of February!
- No silver spies in Arena!
- There will be arena events later which change up the rules, for example only 2 factions
- The new cards are mostly intended for the new Arena mode