Questions tagged [harry-potter-hogwarts-battle]

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Shortening Harry Potter the Battle for Hogwarts while keeping the difficulty

My wife and I like the deck-building game harry-potter-hogwarts-battle. Games 1 to 3 where too easy for us; Game 4 is challenging to our liking. However, playing game 4 means having to battle all ...
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In Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle, can we use the Transfiguration proficiency when the Basilisk is out

In Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle, game 7, we ran into a situation with the Basilisk and the Transfiguration proficiency. If the Basilisk is out, it says we can't draw any additional cards. The ...
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Do horcrux effects come into play before or after abilities?

After resolving the dark arts cards and villain effects, my character has 1hp. That same character has the "potions" proficiency, so if he plays a spell, ally, and item, any hero gains a hp and a zap. ...
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Can you choose to discard a card you don't have?

In "Harry Potter Hogwarts Battle", sometimes there are effects that say: "each player chooses to either discard an item card or else take two damage". If you don't have an item card, can you choose ...
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Revealing a card in Harry Potter Hogwart's Battle

A dark arts event and villain abilities will have a player "reveal the top card and if value is X discard and [something else bad happens]". What happens with the card if the outcome is NOT ...
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Card interaction: Basilisk and draw then discard.

Was playing a round and had the Basilisk in play and trying to play an ally (can't remember which one off the top of my head) that says draw then discard. Since Basilisk is out you can't draw but do ...
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In Hogwart's Battle, do villain cards negate rewards from defeating a villain?

The scenario we had was: Dementor: reward is - gain 1 heart, remove 1 from location Fenrik: heros can not gain hearts Crouch: heros can not remove from location So, if we defeat the Dementor first,...
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If I play a card and playing that card stuns me, do I get to use the effect of the card still?

Currently the "Diary" horcrux is active which says "Each time a Hero plays an Ally, that Hero loses 1hp." My hero is currently at 1hp and has an ally to play. That ally gives me a zap to use. When I ...
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How to play order of cards and triggering effects in Harry Potter Defense Against the Dark Arts

This question is for the 2 player Harry Potter Defense Against the Dark Arts dueling game and not the 4 play cooperative game. It wouldn't let me add the new label for the dueling game. How do we ...