Hearthstone might be getting a co-op mode according to some datamined information leaked online. The data-miner was able to find this information hidden in the test strings of the upcoming The Grand Tournament patch.
- VO_HRW_TEST_00 – I will cleanse you both of the Curse of Flesh!
- VO_HRW_TEST_01 – Well done! You’ve defeated the boss together.\n\nBoth players win!
- VO_HRW_TEST_02 – Defeat Gearmaster Mechazod together to win!
- VO_HRW_TEST_ABILITY_00 – Damaging a hero.
- VO_HRW_TEST_ABILITY_01 – Destroying highest attack minion.
- VO_HRW_TEST_ABILITY_02 – Throwing 3 bombs.
- VO_HRW_TEST_ABILITY_03 – Damaging all other characters.
- VO_HRW_TEST_ABILITY_04 – Gaining 2 attack.
- VO_HRW_TEST_ABILITY_05 – Dealing damage to both heroes.
- VO_HRW_TEST_ABILITY_06 – Silencing Lorewalker Cho. Permanently.
- VO_HRW_TEST_ABILITY_98 – Target board full. Clearing target board.
The first line indicates that two players are facing a “Boss.” However, this could definitely mean something else but for now, co-op sounds probable.
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