Hearthstone has Ranked Play seasons. If you’ve never tried it before, you start at Rank 25 – Angry Chicken. The Rank system works backwards from what you might think. The higher your Rank – the lower you are. The lower your rank – the higher you are. In other words, Rank 25 is the lowest possible rank you can be.
If you want to earn the special card back of the month, you have to get into Ranked Play and reach Level 20. Do that, and the card back is yours (when the season ends). Those who are so inclined can try and keep going and see how far they can get in Rank before the season ends.
I started doing the November 2014 Ranked Play on a whim, without even knowing what the special card back was. Later, I learned it was the Lobbin’ Goblins card back. I suspect this card back was inspired by the upcoming “Goblins vs Gnomes” expansion.
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