Handlock: Latest Decklists and Overview (Updated often!)

Handlock has been a staple meta deck since the beginning of Hearthstone. Its core cards – ,  and  – has never left its side throughout its evolution. The Grant Tournament meta has caused the biggest shift in Handlock’s decklist since its inception. A popular variation now includes changes such as  and removed to make room for demons […]

Handlock has been a staple meta deck since the beginning of Hearthstone. Its core cards – Twilight DrakeMolten Giant and Mountain Giant – has never left its side throughout its evolution.

The Grant Tournament meta has caused the biggest shift in Handlock’s decklist since its inception. A popular variation now includes changes such as Sludge Belcher and Siphon Soul removed to make room for demons – VoidcallerDoomguardLord Jaraxxus and malganis. These additions were made to combat the meta of Patron Warriors and Secret Paladins.

Latest Decklists

Neilyo’s Handlock (2015 Road to Blizzcon Asia Pacific Region Top 4)

Thijs’ Demon Handlock (2015 Road to Blizzcon Europe Winner)

Favored Against

Control Priest

Control Warrior

Patron Warrior

Dragon Priest

Mech Mage

Midrange Paladin

Tempo Mage

Not Favored Against

Midrange Druid

Secret Paladin

Aggro Druid

Aggro Hunter

Freeze Mage

Hybrid Hunter

 Mech Shaman

Midrange Shaman

Midrange Hunter

Oil Rogue

Card Choices

Acidic Swamp Ooze is a great tech card in a weapon heavy meta, useful against Hunters, Paladins and Warriors.

Consider the addition of Zombie Chow and Sludge Belcher if you find yourself in a aggro heavy meta.

Loatheb can be found in decks geared against Control heavy meta.

Guides

You can check out the Handlock meta deck section for all the latest guides/decklists on this deck. If you’re just starting out with Handlock, we recommend you starting with this beginner guide.

Be sure to check back often for the latest variation of this deck as the meta evolves.