Gwent Live Stream Overview – Upcoming Patch Changes, Future Additions

The Gwent live stream has revealed some awesome new developments coming to the game. There’s some new categories and changes to cards that give Golden status in the next patch. Ranked Play is being worked on and will be coming down the line along with five new cards and some more additions to premium cards. The experience system is being upgraded and there will be a robust leaderboard for Ranked Play.

If you missed the stream you can watch it here.

Upcoming Patch Changes

Card Changes

Coming Soon

All this stuff is a work in-progress and might not end up going live in this state.

Ranked Play

Ranked Play is being worked on, here’s a screenshot of how it looks when you unlock it:


New Leveling System

A new leveling system will be added. You will now get experience even if you lose. When you reach a new level you are rewarded, and you will get a reward for every level you get. It will be cards, resources, kegs, etc.



You can filter your leaderboard by region and with friends. Whenever you reach a new rank you will get a reward: cards, resources, or kegs. When the season ends you will get a reward based on your highest rank achieved during the season.


Premium Cards

More premium cards are on the way for IorvethRemove 6 strength from a non-Gold unit on the battlefield.Vernon RocheRemove 5 strength from a non-Gold unit on the battlefield., Birna BranDraw 2 cards. Keep 1 and discard the rest., CaretakerResurrect a non-Gold, non-Permadeath unit from the opposing graveyard., and Ragh Nar RoogRemove 2 base strength from 8 random opposing non-Gold units on the battlefield..

New Cards


Geralt: Aard – When you play Geralt: Aard you can choose a row on your opponent’s side, and it will move all of the units to the higher row, and deal 1 damage to all of the units moved.


Kayran – It consumes three of your non-gold cards and inherits their power.


Coral – You select a row on your side of the board, and it will move all of your units to the row that Coral was played on.


Schirru – New ambush card. It’s played face down, it’s triggered when a special card is played and changes it to a ScorchDestroy the strongest non-Gold unit(s) on the battlefield.. It might play another Scorch after that, but it’s unclear.


Dimeritium Shackle – It removes all of the current effects on a card and if the card is promoted to Gold it will remove this status. If you play it on a standard Gold card it will remove the Gold status.

General Questions

Will there be player icons (avatars)?

They will come in the future.

Can you use a Medic card on a Relentless card?


Will the patch be released in a similar time frame on both platforms?


How can you obtain Premium cards?

In Kegs!

Will there be any Neutral Medic Revive cards?

They don’t think so, they want to avoid that.

9 thoughts on “Gwent Live Stream Overview – Upcoming Patch Changes, Future Additions

  1. Beelzebozo
    December 1, 2016 at 7:39 pm

    Hey, not only did my question (will Xboners have to wait longer for the patch than PCers) get answered on stream, but it made the recap as well! I feel like the belle of the ball. XD

    Thanks for summarizing this. I watched the stream, but I had a hard time keeping up with all the changes announced.

    • Evident
      December 1, 2016 at 8:13 pm

      No problem, nice job!

    December 1, 2016 at 7:05 am

    Aglais is relentless now.

  3. RubenVDB
    November 30, 2016 at 9:48 pm

    barclay buffs zoltan
    vrihedd vanguard is 6 strength
    mahakam defender 3 to 4

    • Evident
      November 30, 2016 at 9:50 pm

      Thanks, I’m still adding changes right now.

      • aspsnake
        December 1, 2016 at 12:36 pm

        Ciri also went to strength 6
        Btw, is there any info on whether Field Medic also gains Permadeath?

      • RubenVDB
        December 1, 2016 at 6:43 pm

        Very nicely done 🙂
        Thanks a lot! 😀

  4. davidrodriguezjr
    November 30, 2016 at 9:38 pm

    Are the patch notes up?

    • Evident
      November 30, 2016 at 9:44 pm

      No, I’m not sure when they will be released.


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