The Full Mulligan Patch Arrives to Gwent

By Nicole René, 7 days ago
In the latest livestream from Projekt Red, a new patch was revealed for Gwent: The Witcher Card Game titled the Mulligan Update. At the time of the announcement, the full extent of the changes were unknown, with only a few details regarding the mulligan phase itself and subtle hint towards provision changes. Now, the official patch notes are available, presenting the full list of alterations to each of the decks in-game:

Gwent

Deck Changes

Monsters

  • Woodland Spirit boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 16.
  • Eredin Bréacc Glas boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 15.
  • Unseen Elder boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 14.
  • Arachas Queen boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 12.

Skellige

  • Crach an Craite boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 17.
  • Eist Tuirseach boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 15.
  • Harald the Cripple boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 14.
  • Bran Tuirseach boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 13.

Northern Realms

  • Botchling resets power when transforming.
  • Lubberkin resets power when transforming.
  • King Henselt boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 17.
  • Princess Adda boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 16.
  • King Demavend III boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 16.
  • King Foltest boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 13.

Scoia'tael

  • Eithné boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 19.
  • Brouver Hoog boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 15.
  • Filavandrel Aén Fidháil boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 15.
  • Francesca Findabair boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 13.

Nilfgaard

  • Letho of Gulet – ability removed.
  • Letho of Gulet – power raised from 4 to 9.
  • Morvran Voorhis boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 18.
  • Jan Calveit boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 15.
  • Emhyr var Emreis boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 14.
  • Usurper boosts Deck Recruit Cap by 10.
Alongside the deck alterations are various bug fixes for consoles as well. Many of the issues derive from unrecognized card abilities and unintentional controller responses on the Xbox One, as was noted by community feedback previously:

Game Fixes

  • Fixed issue in Korean version whereby game result icon was missing from Result Screen.
  • Fixed issue whereby Crones would lack enhanced abilities when mulliganed and played afterwards.
  • Fixed missing indicator for temporary offers in Shop.
  • Fixed an issue whereby Sweers' Deploy damage would not increase when more units were Revealed after he was placed back in the deck during the Redraw phase.
  • Fixed issue whereby Wild Hunt Hound would not recognize self as highest unit when triggering its ability.
  • Fixed issue whereby Cahir Dyffryn was not boosted when Regis: Higher Vampire drained his boost.
  • Fixed issue whereby SÍle de Tansarville could also damage allies.
  • Fixed tooltip for Dudu so as not to mention card's Reach.
  • Fixed issue whereby Thrive ability was not triggered by units played from opponent's graveyard.
  • Fixed issue whereby Dennis Cranmer's ranged row ability would not apply to units with Immune ability.
  • Fixed issue whereby Aglaïs' ability would be triggered in turns subsequent to turn when card was deployed.
  • Fixed issue whereby Shop and Reward Book could be opened from Play menu when using a controller.
  • Fixed potentially misleading information about guaranteed cards in description of kegs in Polish version.
  • Fixed issue whereby some Premium Cards could disable player actions when Premium Card animation was set to only when selected in Graphics tab of game options.
  • Fixed issue whereby cards awarded as Daily Rewards were misaligned and of incorrect size in Result Screen.
  • Fixed issue whereby Bundles could be unintentionally purchased when using a controller while purchase screen was not in focus.
  • Fixed Wolfsbane tooltip in Korean version.
  • Fixed Heymaey Flaminica tooltip in Polish version.
The Mulligan Update for Xbox One is now live, so prepare your decks wisely.
Nicole René
Written by Nicole René
A small-time achievement hunter and a life-long fan of western RPGs. When not missing tedious achievements or being bad at multiplayer games, Nici spends her time writing walkthroughs and reading news here on TA.