Blizzard released the first expansion for the new Hearthstone era, set to release next month. The rise of Shadows increases combines several villains from throughout the history of the game with a sinister Six style team, with 135 new cards to collect.
The plot crosses around Arch-Thief Rafaam who organizes his own "League of Wickedness" to get a heist in Dalaran. These include King Togwaggle, Madam Lazul, Dr. Boom, and Hagatha the Witch. Blizzard previously teased that this year each expansion is connected to a single ongoing story, so it gives us an idea of direction for the Dragon Year.
As always, expansions include some new mechanics and card types to fit the taste of expansions. The expansion will bring five new Lackeys, 1