New Demon Hunter Minion - Irebound Brute

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  • Arthas's Avatar
    Black Lotus 1215 4978 Posts Joined 03/10/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    A new Common Demon Hunter Minion, Irebound Brute, has been revealed!

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  • YourPrivateNightmare's Avatar
    Skeleton 1980 4495 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    It's not gonna happen, stop making it happen.

    But you know...since it'll always cost at least has good stats for the cost.

    I tried having fun once.

    It was awful.

  • FieselFitz's Avatar
    Prince Charming 1105 1355 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Decent Stats because this will almost never be played for 7 - at least 6 :) 

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  • Pezman's Avatar
    2075 1734 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    A 3 mana 6/7 taunt seems pretty good.

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  • randomfan's Avatar
    Elemental 1255 744 Posts Joined 03/17/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Another card that looks like it will be very good in conjunction with the questline. With the right hand you not only see a big minion come down for cheap, but the weapon/tool also hits you in the face for big damage.

    Unfortunately, common sense isn't as common as it should be.

  • Sykomyke's Avatar
    Grand Crusader 780 984 Posts Joined 05/30/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Really good support for the quest, or standalone with skull of guldan.  If it's played the turn it's drawn its a 6 mana 6/7 taunt which isn't horrible.

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  • Hydrafrog's Avatar
    Gul'dan 1825 3154 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Good synergy with the draw mechanic and target for this expansion

  • Lundy's Avatar
    Little Devil Teemo 1555 702 Posts Joined 06/21/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Works well with the Questline, but chances are that won't see much if any play, and so neither will this.

  • UVE's Avatar
    1180 826 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    6 mana 6/7 tagged taunt Minion is good, any mana cheat makes It better.

    I wanna try a midrangy Demon DH!

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  • Synnr7's Avatar
    1030 605 Posts Joined 07/19/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Not a bad "big" demon. Reduces it's own cost already and DH has a lot of draw. I can see this coming down for 4ish often enough to be decent.

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  • DarkFrostX's Avatar
    Old God Fanatic 830 1229 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Now the quest seems to be getting better with all this support. With Skull of Gul'dan this can cost 4 or 1 if discounted by the effect itself so pretty good.

  • Geno9999's Avatar
    Pirate King 1445 910 Posts Joined 11/10/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    It do have good stats for the cost tho...

  • dapperdog's Avatar
    Dragon Scholar 1810 4684 Posts Joined 07/29/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    If it didn't have taunt it'll be hot trash. But then team5 had to muck it up by making it a demon as well. So again, the only reason you're playing this is because you're playing hard for the quest to work. But even a good card in a bad deck is shit, so what's there to say about this card?

    Well, on the bright side, it'll always cost 0 if you get outcasted skull on this thing.

  • Erodos's Avatar
    Crossroads Historian 935 1017 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    DH just... doesn't want this? It has better taunts that aren't played, like Ashtongue Battlelord and Insatiable Felhound.

  • KANSAS's Avatar
    Old God Fanatic 1745 2912 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    I'm not sold on this whole "draw-a-bunch-of-cards" demon hunter deck blizzard is trying to push. This card seems fine as long as you can reduce it to 3-4 mana, but I don't think it will be played over other cards that fit your deck better. Maybe in some kind of big demon hunter deck? But other than that it likely won't be played.

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  • KillaFIsh's Avatar
    370 235 Posts Joined 07/10/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Good stats for cost + taunt at a minimum, but is a nice pay off for spending all the rest of your mana drawing cards.  Still have my doubts on the quests viability, but if quest ends up being good, then this will be alright.  Also is a decent (ish) Big DH minion.

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  • GoddammitDontShootMe's Avatar
    Champion of the Frozen Wastes 1895 1283 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    I wonder how often this will be played for free. If you can play it for 5 or less, that's pretty damn good.

  • Brandon's Avatar
    Old God Fanatic 1310 2008 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Probably will be 6 mana 6/7 most of the time, which are some really nice stats for the cost. Not only that, but it also has taunt so it will actually powercreep Boulderfist Ogre. Which is absolute Blasphany. How could they powercreep the "strongest" minion ever created, with those stats for the cost.

    Okay im done with memery now. Irebound Brute seems decent enough in both Big DH and this "draw DH" deck. But my guess is that Big DH and this quest DH are probably going to be merge into one deck at some point.

    In wild it is ODD Costed, BUT i think it wont see play. Mainly because ODD DH prefers cheap minions and spells.

    RNG is only fun as long as there is a 50/50 chance of getting something really good or trash level of bad. If RNG always results in something good, then it's not fun.

  • Swizard's Avatar
    Content Squad 1190 906 Posts Joined 04/30/2020
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Good tempo for the quest decks.

  • Lemushki's Avatar
    Squirtle 990 785 Posts Joined 03/22/2019
    Posted 1 year, 6 months ago

    Not bad, not the best. Good stats for the cost

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