New Priest Minion - Envoy of Lazul

  • Arthas's Avatar 285 805 Posts Joined 03/10/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    A new Epic Priest Minion, Envoy of Lazul, has been revealed!

    Envoy of Lazul Card Image

    Discuss this card below or head on over to the card page to give it a rating!

    Edit:

    The card only looks at cards that started in the opponent's deck. So there is a lower likelyhood of an obvious choice.

    Source:https://twitter.com/puffinplays/status/1197709472417763328


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  • Lightspoon's Avatar Merfolk 450 405 Posts Joined 04/01/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    On Wild often you don't want a card from your opponenet deck, but considering that the only Priest's archetype actually going around is (again) Big Priest you simply don't want a 2/2 with a battlecry.

    On a non-resurrect deck, it still a bit too much situational for the Wild meta but may be good in a control vs control scenario (probably if you also are an Highlander and have an open slot to put this in).

    "For what profit is it to a man if he gains the world, and loses his own soul?"

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  • linkblade91's Avatar Global Moderator Draconically Dedicated 540 823 Posts Joined 02/09/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Curious Glimmerroot but you have a better idea of what's in their hand right at this moment. Glimmerroot saw play; I'm sure this will as well.

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  • sinti's Avatar Global Moderator Heartseeker 880 1548 Posts Joined 10/20/2018
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Looks like a pretty powerful tool. You get some information about what is your opponent (not) hodling and you can potentially get a card.


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  • Koetti's Avatar Island 465 516 Posts Joined 11/21/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Maybe in Control-Priest?

    It's weaker than Lazul though. And what are you gonna do with a Card that most-likely doesn't fit into your deck/Game plan anyway?

    Long, drawn-out Control Match-ups with Boardclears en masse and an unbelievable amount of greedy cards?

    Sign me up!

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  • happyshorts's Avatar 120 64 Posts Joined 11/21/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Fun to combo with lazul self but otherwise it could be kinda hard knowing which card your opponent exactly has in their hands and the question is is the card your getting even worth gaining?

    Versus zoo warlock for example getting a flame imp just ruins your day more most likely.

    In other match ups it could fare better an warrior holding on to a brawl is usually a pretty easy giveaway.

     

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  • BasilAnguis's Avatar 335 163 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    A bit disappointed, the effect isn't new. Hoped for a bit more originality from them. Gameplay wise this is probably just Curious Glimmerroot powercreep. It's a value effect so better if it costs less mana and copying from hand is usually better than from deck. 

    I'll boop you 

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  • CapTim's Avatar Dragon Scholar 95 22 Posts Joined 03/18/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    A little tougher than Glimmerroot to activate, but also gives you more relevant information. I like it.

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  • Joda's Avatar Servant of Illidan 265 147 Posts Joined 04/01/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    I really liked the plant that did the same with the opponents deck. Need some luck, but the card is great.

    Never netdeck, craft Whizbang instead!

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  • MenacingBagel's Avatar Design Finalist 250 308 Posts Joined 09/24/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    If this takes hand buffs into account it will be easy to find the card but if it doesn't it might be a bit harder but I feel like most of the time you'll get the card due to archetypes 

    Only a fool thinks they know everything. I admit that I know nothing

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  • Meteorite12's Avatar Devoted Outlander 430 492 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    A bit weird, but I think I’d prefer Lazul for the guaranteed card and more information, even if this costs 1 less.0

    Who needs consistency when you could have fun?

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  • johnyDI's Avatar Island 175 172 Posts Joined 03/31/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Curious Glimmerroot and Madam Lazul long lost child. Still, really decent stats for its cost and knowing what your opponent is always nice. All this card needs now is a viable archetype to fit in. Currently priest doesn't play such decks.

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  • Bilot's Avatar Child of Galakrond 110 12 Posts Joined 05/30/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    I think it's a little better than Glimmerroot, so the power level is enough high to see play.
    The problem is there's no current Priest archetype that want to play it.
    Hope to see Control Priest or Dragon Priest reborn from ashes.

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  • Stock's Avatar Child of Galakrond 175 61 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    If it works like Curious Glimmerroot (meaning you get 1 card from opponents hand and 2 random nonsense cards ) you will copy a card pretty much everytime. Problem is, even with Galakrond, what is your win condition as a Control Priest? Fatigue? Inner fire?

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  • Saf's Avatar Derpy Elf 115 71 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Don’t guess what your opponent has, necessarily. Check if he/she is holding a big removal/ control (if that’s a given option 

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  • Hedwyn's Avatar Draconically Dedicated 290 161 Posts Joined 07/05/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    I think it's a solid card to play in reno decks, but I'm not sure if the deck has room for it.

    I'm sorry for my bad english :)

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  • Kovachut's Avatar HearthStationeer 565 685 Posts Joined 03/31/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Imagine getting a quest (yes, glimmerroot used to present them as an option sometimes; dunno if this is still the case). Well, I was hoping my Steal Priest deck would get some support. Can't wait to give this bad boy a try.

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  • Valord's Avatar 155 145 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Kinda hard rate so far but I love a good 2 drop for priest.

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  • Sol's Avatar E.V.I.L. Dragon 140 101 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    A cheaper reprint ofCurious Glimmerroot. A card that replaces itself is always good (although this is situational and only a 33.3% chance) and with the value-generation theme Priest seems to be getting (i.e. Priest Galakrond's hero power) and Priest's ability to board control, this card might fit the best in Control Priest, or even a minion-focused Thief Priest deck that utilizes Princess Talanji

    Well it's over

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  • anhhuy2502's Avatar 70 10 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    'sort of' budget Lazul

    If you guess it right, then the value would be pretty decent 2/2 + a card is pretty gud

     

     

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