New Demon Hunter Minion - Wayward Sage

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  • Arthas's Avatar
    Black Lotus 920 2968 Posts Joined 03/10/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    A new Epic Demon Hunter Minion, Wayward Sage, has been revealed!

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  • YourPrivateNightmare's Avatar
    Skeleton 1865 3962 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    What an interesting card. It's really strong if you can just jam it on curve and set up your next plays because you got lucky with card order but it might just be too inconsistent in that regard.

    Would put it in Quest DH but I'M not sure that deck can survive without Glide (unless Glide gets added to Core)

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    It was awful.

  • FieselFitz's Avatar
    Prince Charming 1035 1261 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Decent Card, 2 Mana 2/2 with a nice ability. I kinda see this in aggro/token-ish Demon Hunter Decks. 

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  • KANSAS's Avatar
    Old God Fanatic 1745 2912 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Mana cheat will almost always be good. I don't see this being difficult to utilize.

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  • dapperdog's Avatar
    Dragon Scholar 1590 3872 Posts Joined 07/29/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Without Skull of Gul'dan and Illidari Studies this card really just lost the payoff it needed. Its already hard enough to get the cards you want discounted on the far right or left, and you've still got to pay that 2 mana in this card. A faster skull would have justified most of this, since its practically the one card you'll mulligan your entire hand for anyway. And playing skull on 5 can and will still win you otherwise unwinnable matches.

    But then again, this card is still some amounts of mana cheat, so there's still hope for this card to be competitive. Just have to figure out the payoff and how consistent it would be.

  • Hydrafrog's Avatar
    Gul'dan 1725 2993 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    I really like this.  DH has been shown to easily manipulate their hand and deck.  GEtting the outcast on this to trigger should be a piece of cake

  • doingtheobvious's Avatar
    1150 784 Posts Joined 06/01/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Mana Cheating on a decent body. It'll see play.

  • sule's Avatar
    Content Squad Space Dargon 675 598 Posts Joined 08/21/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    A little clunky, but could be used in combo DH decks. The mana reduction offered by the Quest really sets this minion down a peg, though. I kind of doubt we ever see this in serious decks.

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  • Brandon's Avatar
    Old God Fanatic 1155 1606 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    Super interesting and good card. Outcast is pretty easy to activate in DH, and DH loves mana cheat. This will see play in any DH deck that runs a bit of draw (like questline DH) and maybe some aggro DH might slot it in as well, because it can make their other minions or burn cost less mana. Great card for any DH deck.

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  • GoddammitDontShootMe's Avatar
    Devoted Oceanographer 1730 941 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    When has mana cost reduction ever been bad? Well, this might be bad on big expensive body. There is a reason Ancient Brewmaster was never played.

  • Horus's Avatar
    Wizard 2365 2690 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 month, 3 weeks ago

    This is just great ; Really excited for Naga DH!

    Carry on my wayward sage. There'll be peace and no more rage.

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  • SilverWolf's Avatar
    Tauren Chieftain Addict 910 944 Posts Joined 04/01/2019
    Posted 1 month, 2 weeks ago

    Very poweful for discounting spells to use more naga synergies, maybe the naga decks will see some play

  • KillaFIsh's Avatar
    360 233 Posts Joined 07/10/2019
    Posted 1 month, 1 week ago

    Will never be a bad card, could see it be a staple through the Year of the Hydra.  Works exceptionally well with aggro decks and possible Lady S'theno combos.

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  • Caro's Avatar
    1890 1687 Posts Joined 03/12/2020
    Posted 1 month ago

    Well it pays for itself? It's definitely a nice minion for mana cheating, just not too sure which archetype would want to utilize her the most.

  • Geno9999's Avatar
    Pirate King 1335 628 Posts Joined 11/10/2019
    Posted 1 month ago

    Carry on my Wayward Sage, they will be (0) cost when you are done. Lay your weary head to rest, don't you cry no more. *guitar solo*

  • Draketh's Avatar
    Darkmaster 1290 969 Posts Joined 04/02/2019
    Posted 1 month ago

    Seems pretty solid! Not sure where it'd fit, but mana cost reductions are always great to have.

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