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Both players discard cards until their current hand size is no more than their maximum hand size, starting with the active player.[source]

Each players maximum hand size is 1 unless a card effect modifies it, like Black Smoothness Drill.

A player may choose to discard additional cards in their hand, below their maximum hand size, if they wish.[source]

Both players are affected by this step each turn whether combat happened or not.