The Crimson Curse is unleashed!
Crimson Curse – GWENT’s first expansion, is now available for PC, PS4 and Xbox One! With this update, we’ve added over 100 new cards and 5 new leaders to the game, as well as introduced some balance tweaks to the Base Set cards!Full list of changes:- The card shader has been reworked and has different lighting behavior during gameplay. Card art should now be more vivid.- The "shimmer" effect for disabled premium cards has been replaced with a glittering border effect. New Features- New Monsters Leader: Dettlaff van der Eretein- New Nilfgaard Leader: Anna Henrietta- New Northern Realms Leader: Queen Calanthe- New Scoia'tael Leader: Dana Méadbh- New Skellige Leader: Svalblod- New page in the Reward Book for new Leader Trees- 101 new cards from the Crimson Curse expansion- Card abilities that trigger from damage and boost effects will not be triggered by abilities that "set" a unit's power.- Visual changes to card status icons.- Visual changes to icons for Order and Charge abilities.- Letting your turn timer expire 4 times during a single game will cause you to auto-forfeit.- 57 new Contracts - subdivided as follows:- 44 General (for new CC keywords)- 11 Mastery (for CC Leaders)- 2 Arena (for CC cards)- Added audio feedback for applying and removing card statuses.- Cardbacks can now be rotated in the cardback selection screen.- Ambient sounds for game boards can now be heard in the game board selection screen.- In the Shop, press and hold the shoulder buttons on gamepads in order to add and subtract from the total keg amount you would like to purchase with Ore.- The Lock status no longer removes other card statuses and no longer remains on cards after entering the graveyard.- Cards with the Doomed status are now Banished when they leave the board rather than after entering the graveyard.- A new card type called "Strategem" has been added. Cards of this type cannot be targeted by any other cards. This card type currently applies only to Tactical Advantage.Neutral- Alzur's Double-Cross provision cost changed from 10 to 9.- Avallac'h: Sage's power changed from 2 to 1 and his provision cost changed from 12 to 11.- Caretaker's power changed from 3 to 2 and his provision cost changed from 12 to 14.- Chironex's Deploy damage amount changed from 4 to 3.- Unicorn's Deploy boost amount changed from 4 to 3.- Commander's Horn boost amount changed from 3 to 2 and its provision cost changed from 14 to 11.- Duda: Agitator and Duda: Companion (special cards Spawned by Zoltan: Scoundrel) now have the Doomed status.- Eskel's power changed from 3 to 2 and his provision cost changed from 7 to 8.- Lambert's power changed from 3 to 2 and his provision cost changed from 7 to 8.- Vesemir's power changed from 3 to 2 and his provision cost changed from 7 to 8.- Hanmarvyn's Blue Dream provision cost changed from 11 to 13.- Nivellen's power changed from 5 to 4 and his ability changed to: "Deploy: Move 3 adjacent units to their other row".- Roach's provision cost changed from 9 to 10.- Royal Decree's provision cost changed from 12 to 11.Monsters- Eredin Bréacc Glas's provision bonus changed from 15 to 16 and his Leader ability changed to: "Order: Boost a unit by 4 and give it a Shield."-Gernichora's provision bonus changed from 13 to 11.-Whispess: Tribute's provision cost changed from 10 to 9.Skellige- Crach an Craite's provision bonus changed from 17 to 16 and his Leader ability can now only target enemy units.-Birna Bran's provision cost changed from 8 to 10.- Ermion's provision cost changed from 10 to 9.- Heymaey Skald's power changed from 4 to 3.Northern Realms- Queen Meve's provision bonus changed from 17 to 16.-Keira Metz's provision cost changed from 10 to 9.Scoia'tael- Brouver Hoog's provision bonus changed from 15 to 14.- Isengrim's Council provision cost changed from 10 to 9.- Paulie Dahlberg's power changed from 5 to 6 and his ability changed to: "Order: Boost the unit to the left by 2, or give the unit to the right a Shield."Nilfgaard- Morvran Voorhis's provision bonus changed from 18 to 17.- Ceallach Dyffryn's power changed from 5 to 3 and his ability changed to: "Deploy: Purify all allied units on this row."- Ability of Cow Carcass (unit Spawned by Rot Tosser) changed to: "Doomed. Spying. On enemy turn end, give adjacent units Poison and destroy self."- Rot Tosser's power changed from 2 to 3 and its provision cost changed from 7 to 5.- Vattier de Rideaux's provision cost changed from 12 to 11.Game Fixes- Bran Tuirseach's and Coral's passive abilities no longer trigger when the opposing player uses Kambi to Discard a card from hand.-Fixed an issue whereby timers/counters for certain units' abilities would sometimes not display correctly.-Fixed an issue whereby, when using a gamepad, canceling a match search in Seasonal or Classic mode would result in Training mode being selected.- When using a gamepad, upon accessing the Play menu, Classic mode will now be the mode selected by default rather than Seasonal.- Fixed an issue on the PlayStation 4 version of GWENT whereby, after resuming GWENT from Rest Mode, a pop-up for a disconnected controller would appear but could not be dismissed.- Fixed an issue on the PlayStation 4 version of GWENT whereby pressing the Square button on the Play Menu in order to edit a deck would load a different deck than the one selected.- Fixed an issue whereby the "turn button" would flash during the opponent's turn.- Fixed an issue whereby the ability of Botchling (and Lubberkin) would cease working after being moved to another row.- Fixed an issue whereby the "'Tis not Right!" contract was not listed under "The Witcher Tales" filter in the contracts menu.- Added a prompt in Leaders' card preview screens within the Deck Builder stating that the Leader used in the given deck cannot be milled.- Tooltip of Mastercrafted Spear in Korean now correctly states "Damage an enemy by 1" rather than "Damage an adjacent enemy by 1."- Tooltip of Slave Driver in French now correctly states that all units are taken into account for his ability rather than only Locked enemy units.- Tooltip of Coral in Polish now correctly states "Whenever you Discard a special card" rather than "Discard a special card."- Fixed an issue in the Polish version of GWENT whereby Egan was incorrectly referred to as Auckes in Letho of Gulet's tooltip.- In the Player Profile screen under the Ranked Score tab, the description of Match Progress in the Legend now displays the correct value of matches needed for match progress maximum potential.