|Release date:||August 30, 2013|
Patch 188.8.131.5249 is a Hearthstone patch released August 30th 2013. The first patch of Hearthstone's closed beta test, the patch was primarily intended to prepare the game for the EU region, in which the beta was not yet available.
No patch notes were released with this patch, but the following message was posted on the General Closed Beta Discussion Forums by community manager Aratil:
- "There were some minor bug fixes in this patch, but most of this patch was to prepare for the European Hearthstone environment."