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Hearthstone players are getting big news sometime soon. Details about the next Hearthstone expansion will be revealed on Twitch, Blizzard announced on Thursday. Here’s everything to know about the big day.

New Hearthstone expansion reveal

The new Hearthstone expansion reveal will take place on Twitch on Nov. 1 at 1 p.m. EST.

It will be a 30-minute announcement, and viewers will get the chance to earn a free Murder at Castle Nathria card pack just by tuning in. Hearthstone fans must watch the announcement stream for 15 minutes in order to qualify for the card pack, according to the official announcement.

New Hearthstone expansion announcement broadcast information
New Hearthstone expansion announcement broadcast information. | Provided by Blizzard Entertainment

“We’ll reveal Hearthstone’s next expansion and more!” Blizzard added.

Typically, Hearthstone expansion announcements go over new mechanics, keywords, cards, and other game-changing updates. The current expansion, Murder at Castle Nathria, had a cinematic trailer and expansion overview dedicated to it.

Viewers can earn a Murder at Castle Nathria card pack during the Hearthstone expansion announcement stream.
Viewers can earn a Murder at Castle Nathria card pack during the announcement stream. | Provided by Blizzard Entertainment

How to get Twitch Drops

To prepare for Nov. 1 and be eligible for drops, players can connect their and Twitch accounts now. Simply log in to and visit the “Connections” page. Next, press the “Connect” button located next to the Twitch section. One’s and Twitch accounts will be linked after following the simple prompts.

How to get Twitch Drops
Viewers can check their progress towards a drop via the profile menu on Twitch. | Provided by Twitch

When the Hearthstone expansion announcement stream begins on Nov. 1, make sure to log in to Twitch and visit the official Hearthstone channel. A callout will show up at the top of the chat and include information about the drop requirements such as how long to watch a stream for the reward.

When watching the Hearthstone expansion reveal, the process towards the drop can be checked in the profile menu. After reaching 100% process, a claim notification appears at the bottom of the chat. One can also head to the drops inventory page for an overview of their rewards and campaigns.

Amy Chen is an esports journalist and enthusiast who specializes in in-depth interviews and breaking news. A University of Toronto and Humber College graduate, she is passionate about building up the Canadian esports industry. Her current favorite games are Hearthstone and Heroes of the Storm, and she has always had a soft spot for World of Warcraft!