New Neutral Minion - Humongous Owl

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

    A new Common Neutral Minion, Humongous Owl, has been revealed!

    Humongous Owl Card Image

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

    I mean...it IS a big beast but...what do I do with it? Would be sick if it just hit straight-up face but I guess that would be busted in Wild or something.

    I tried having fun once.

    It was awful.

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  • Topandito's Avatar 865 461 Posts Joined 03/29/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    It is...actually embarrassing how bad this card is. 

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

    Hmm, so this seems way too expensive to me. But you could run it alongside Vanndar Stormpike. Maybe some kind of BIG Priest or BIG Hunter deck? Hunter does have Revive Pet AND when it costs 4 mana thanks to vanndar, maybe it can be "recruited" by Guardian Animals? Not sure if thats how Guardian Animals works with cost reductions, but if this does work maybe its playable.

    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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  • UVE's Avatar 1100 780 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Xyrella, the Devout!

    That card is a meme, and i love memes.

    By The Holy Light!

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

    Pack filler.

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

    That's a big Beast! Basically a weaker Ragnaros the Firelord, that only has one shot. Trash.

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  • Horus's Avatar Skeleton 2190 2505 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    The birds are getting larger and larger - from Angry Chicken and Captain's Parrot to Monstrous Macaw and Humongous Owls ..!

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

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  • Sykomyke's Avatar Grand Crusader 750 901 Posts Joined 05/30/2019
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    Could have potential synergy with the hunter card that when traded gives rush...

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  • BigE's Avatar The Cake Is A Lie 1040 586 Posts Joined 05/28/2020
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    A big whatever of a card. Maybe someone takes this from a deathrattle discover or it randomly pops out of something. Then we all highlight to see what the hell this does. 

    Dad Legend. Legend IV

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  • dapperdog's Avatar Dragon Scholar 1485 3309 Posts Joined 07/29/2019
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    I like the art, I love the deathrattle, and it fits right up my alley. Too bad this cards very nearly trash unless team5 unwisely decides to redo the first month of the DoD expansion.

    You can meme with this card, with deathrattle rogue or hunter, where its going to realistically do some real damage or combo well. But honestly, that 8 damage can go face, but will more probably end up murdering a 1/1 dude on board.

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  • Erodos's Avatar Crossroads Historian 915 1005 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    Love the art, but the card itself seems too weak. The deathrattle is too easily countered by going wide, would be better if it went face instead.

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  • SilverWolf's Avatar Tauren Chieftain Addict 905 929 Posts Joined 04/01/2019
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    You can highroll with it, if you just that enemy minion that could give you trouble, or going face, but it's very unreliable

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

    Even though this expansion looks deathrattle centric, this minion won't see play due to the low health and random deathrattle. 

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

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

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  • Neoguli's Avatar Duskrider 800 444 Posts Joined 06/25/2019
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    Tonk 2.0, but for everyone.

    "Truth is in the shadows, waiting to be revealed by the light. But light only disperses the shadow." - Me

    "If other people shared traits of those considered naive, the world would've become a better place." - Also me

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  • DragonDraena's Avatar 295 50 Posts Joined 08/10/2021
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    It's an owl. Big enough to menace an orc. I love it. I will find a deck for it. 

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  • GoddammitDontShootMe's Avatar Drek'Thar 1520 721 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 1 week, 4 days ago

    I guess this could be good if big minions are popular. Absolute waste if it hits something that only has 3 health or some shit.

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  • doingtheobvious's Avatar Alterac Historian 1050 641 Posts Joined 06/01/2019
    Posted 1 week, 4 days ago

    Owls creep me out. With those huge human-looking eyes dead center, it's like a human soul trapped in a bird body. If that weren't enough they are nearly silent while flying. You will never hear your death approaching.

    Oh, the card? Neutral Darkmoon Tonk. I could see it being an OTK condition.

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  • Live4vrRdieTryn's Avatar 475 823 Posts Joined 07/14/2019
    Posted 1 week, 4 days ago

    Every time I play this card it's going to be 7 mana 8/4 deal 8 damage to a random 1/1 so I'm not allowed to play it. Maybe you can?

    HS Needs Mirror Mode: Make Any Deck, 50% You Play it Versus Itself or Play Someone Else's Vs Theirs.

    Please Help Support This Obvious and Needed Idea. Stop Playing With 1% of your Collection.

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

    This is probably bad, but it could make for some wacky OTKs with [Hearthstone Card (Tasmin's Phylactery) Not Found] - something like a fully powered up Wicked Shipment + [Hearthstone Card (Tasmin's Phylactery) Not Found] + Soul Rend (or Plague of Flames in Wild) to shoot your opponent in the face for tons of damage. It might also be relevant to Xyrella, the Devout, and it would be pretty sweet in the late game to pick up from Call of the Grave. It's also a beast, so maybe Deathrattle Hunter cares about this (it does curve nicely with Stormpike Battle Ram), but all of these options feel like somewhat awkward fits.

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