New Priest Minion - Luminous Geode

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  • Arthas's Avatar Black Lotus 880 2563 Posts Joined 03/10/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    A new Common Priest Minion, Luminous Geode, has been revealed!

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  • YourPrivateNightmare's Avatar Skeleton 1680 3574 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Kind of good because of the statline, but historically healing your own minions for buffs has never been a viable strategy. It could become one given dedicated support but at the moment the available healing spells are just not there yet.

    I tried having fun once.

    It was awful.

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  • Erodos's Avatar Crossroads Historian 915 1005 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Seems to be a bit too slow, since you need this + other minions + damage on your minions + a heal, which are a lot of conditionals.

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  • Brandon's Avatar Old God Fanatic 1015 1417 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Effects like these havent been that good, but at least Luminous Geode is a cheap minion. Will probably see play in some kind of Inner Fire, i mean Bless Priest deck.

    Edit: its +2 attack not health. Apparantly i can't read. This card is bad. Aggresive priest decks use shadowform so its hard to heal Minions.

    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.

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  • Swizard's Avatar Wizard 1075 592 Posts Joined 04/30/2020
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Support for heal priest.

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  • Lundy's Avatar Little Devil Teemo 1320 684 Posts Joined 06/21/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Mana Geode's beother. Probably more of an Arena card than anything.

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  • dapperdog's Avatar Dragon Scholar 1485 3309 Posts Joined 07/29/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Had pyromancer and circle of healing still be in standard this card is just nuts.

    But right now? Not so much. Its suffers from the same problems as with Lightsteed. Just impractical to assume it'll work consistently every game.

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  • Sykomyke's Avatar Grand Crusader 750 901 Posts Joined 05/30/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Agreed. We already have Crimson Clergy and it doesn't see play so I doubt this will either.

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  • ElSabidon's Avatar Salty Dog 850 671 Posts Joined 06/07/2019
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    Kind of awkward when you consider this is an aggro card that synergises with healing and virtually all healing in Priest is Holy spells, while Priest's only aggro deck excludes those exact healing spells.

    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)
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  • Caro's Avatar Alterac Academic 1665 1373 Posts Joined 03/12/2020
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    This is good when combined with Gift of the Naaru. You'd want a dedicated combo/miracle priest deck though but there's not much support for that atm. I'm sure this card will be good in wild, where there's more restore health type cards

    TREMBLE before.... the most legendary dragon that ever existed!

    ...but let's face it, control is dead 😭💔

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  • Horus's Avatar Skeleton 2190 2505 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    Flavor text gave me nostalgic flashbacks : No take candle. BE CANDLE.

    Struggle with Heroic Galakrond's Awakening? I got your back : 

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  • GoddammitDontShootMe's Avatar Drek'Thar 1520 721 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 1 week, 5 days ago

    This looks pretty good with Gift of the Naaru. At least it won't buff the other side's minion, even though the other card might heal them.

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  • meisterz39's Avatar 890 1154 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 1 week, 3 days ago

    Very strong with Gift of the Naaru. Ultimately this feels like something you don't really want to play on curve. Rather, you'd probably want to control the board in the early/midgame, then drop Luminous Geode + Gift of the Naaru for a big burst akin to Savage Roar.

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  • DragonDraena's Avatar 295 50 Posts Joined 08/10/2021
    Posted 1 week, 3 days ago

    Just a few more payoff cards and Elemental Priest can be a viable deck! 

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  • Hydrafrog's Avatar Gul'dan 1630 2858 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 1 week, 3 days ago

    Lightsteed synergy.  Now there just needs to be a way for Priest to drop a LOT of minions and draw up your hand quickly to make good on it

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  • edalyas's Avatar Magma Rager 425 155 Posts Joined 05/30/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    Definitely has priest flavour to it and actually a nice follow-up to 1 mana 1/4 that would ideally traded with enemy's 1 drop.

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  • SilverWolf's Avatar Tauren Chieftain Addict 905 929 Posts Joined 04/01/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    I think they are pushing a lot a priest with board control options

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  • doingtheobvious's Avatar Alterac Historian 1050 641 Posts Joined 06/01/2019
    Posted 1 week, 1 day ago

    Seem to really be pushing health boosting effects for Priest. Not that I'm complaining. Could be good?

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  • randomfan's Avatar Lion's Guard 1050 713 Posts Joined 03/17/2019
    Posted 1 week ago

    This looks like a great board buff if you can play it with Gift of the Naaru. Even without the AOE buff effects, it can still help ramp up a single target.

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

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  • sule's Avatar Content Squad Alterac Academic 580 444 Posts Joined 08/21/2019
    Posted 2 days, 8 hours ago

    This could be really scary, especially in concert with cheap AoE heals. Does Aggro Token Priest have a chance? Probably not, but you can at least try the deck out.

    I have spoken.

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