A new Common Demon Hunter Minion, Battleworn Vanguard, has been revealed!
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Its only good because token generation in a token deck. And because even a mere felwing is dangerous with the new token support cards.
Outside of that, this card is not really anything to scream about. Its basically a much weaker Umberwing all things considered, because you cannot get the tokens without having either a weapon on 1, or coin into this on 2. Or you play this on 3, and your opponent scratches his head. And plus, it has only 2 health, basically all but a generic 1 drop can kill this.
You might even debate whether its worth running this over Sigil of Summoning, which at very least does curve well into Flag Runner ,of which this card does not without help.
Animated Broomstick has yet ANOTHER purpose
Umberwing, but a minion instead of a weapon. This is interesting as it can also summon multiple minions with weapons like Warglaives of Azzinoth.
This is a pretty convenient tool for most DH decks. Most turn, DH wants to use its HP anyway, so fair to say you'd get value, or are already putting pressure
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Probably doesn't fit into every Demon Hunter, but it's a solid card for token decks.
Satyr Overseer but better?
Obvious token support but might be useful in other decks as well.
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This card will only be good if the whole token DH archetype is good. The stats are bad for this day and age, so he won't last long and will probably only summon 2 1/1s. Might be good enough? Will have to test it out, but highly doubt the token archetype will be meta.
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This is obviously best after equipping a 1-mana weapon on turn 1, but I don't really believe in Dreadprison Glaive. Maybe in some kind of tempo deck with deathrattle minions that runs Tuskpiercer?
Quote From ErodosThis is obviously best after equipping a 1-mana weapon on turn 1, but I don't really believe in Dreadprison Glaive. Maybe in some kind of tempo deck with deathrattle minions that runs Tuskpiercer?
Lifesteal OTK DH runs Tuskpiercer targeting only Persistent Peddler as the Deathrattle target. This will always be a powerful 4 card package to cycle through your deck. I believe Battleworn Vanguard might be enough of a payoff to include this package on token DH.
Rating cards on coolness factor rather than predicting power because I like screwing up rating averages (and because I suck at predicting real power levels, but we'll ignore that LUL)Wins per class (18/11/21): DH-180; Druid-931; Hunter-910; Mage-1016; Paladin-1088; Priest-695; Rogue-938; Shaman-1024; Warlock-821; Warrior-847
Amazing minion for Token DH. Will see play because of Kurtrus, Demon-Render, and will probably be Animated Broomstickd later into the game.
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.
Is this better than the weapon. I wouldn’t play this.
This would be one of those token DH cards. There's been a bit of support printed for this expansion, so maybe this will be alright.
I think this is a super good card, not just for Token, but it could be run in other decks as well, maybe even to starve off early aggression in Big DH. I like it alot, and if it sticks, can be super annoying.
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Slightly better than umberwing since it can synergize with your base hero power. May see play in aggro/token decks.
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Seems ok and in DH swarming flavour, kind of wonder if those tokens will have separate art.
I think this one is solid. We have seen other token generators that see play and get annoying. As easy as it is for DH to attack, this will turn into a must remove target.
Unfortunately, common sense isn't as common as it should be.
Permanent token generation at turn 3 and has to be taken asap preventing a token snowball
Satyr Overseer 2.0, really good if you had a weapon on 1 and curved into it, and still pretty decent turn 3+ with a Hero Power to immediately activate it.
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Might see play in Token DH if that ever becomes a thing.
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