New Warrior Minion - Scion of Ruin

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

    A new Epic Warrior Minion, Scion of Ruin, has been revealed!

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  • JackJimson's Avatar Dragon Scholar 210 153 Posts Joined 11/19/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Kibler's got a nice card lol.

    3 3/2s with rush is pretty good for 3 mana.

    Comparable to Restless Mummy at a 1 mana discount with another 3/2 body, assuming you fulfill its condition. 

     

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  • mayhern's Avatar 135 145 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Auto include in Gaklarond warrior. Cheap removal!

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  • Alex13c's Avatar Squirtle 90 33 Posts Joined 05/31/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    have such a strong effect if you have a dragon,too op

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  • kramerofboandls's Avatar HearthStationeer 300 192 Posts Joined 04/01/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Seems like an auto include in all gakakrond warriors. That means in all warriors from now on. 

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  • Dayvo's Avatar 70 5 Posts Joined 06/09/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Rabid Worgen was a 3/3 rush wich was played

    This is a Dragon, so that alone makes it better since enables dragon sinergy(like getting another copy with Dragon Breeder

     

    But its pretty bonkers if you meet the condition, and even more if you draw this via Galakrond's battlecry since then it's potentially 3 7/6 with rush for 3 mana

     

     

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  • Alfi's Avatar Refreshment Vendor 380 334 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Like wow. In the right deck this is awesome card. Of course, it will come later as you need invoke twice but 3/2 rush for 3 is not a bad minion either

    -=alfi=-

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  • DelkoHS's Avatar Child of Galakrond 365 458 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Good card if you got the Invoke off. Will definitely see play in Galakrond decks.

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  • RavenSunHS's Avatar Swamp 605 1236 Posts Joined 03/27/2019
  • UVE's Avatar Uther 285 139 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Really strong effect.

     

    3 3/2 rush dragon for 3 mana, awesome.

    By The Holy Light!

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  • DoubleSummon's Avatar Servant of Illidan 775 1402 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    If drawn with galakrond it's a 3 mana 3 7/6 s dragons with rush, which you might want to use dragon breeder on one of these for more removal of such effect...

    It all comes together.. Just need actual galakrond invokes in warrior. 

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

    They’re really pushing the archetype huh? A really good card to make up for any subpar cards you might’ve used to activate it

    Who needs consistency when you could have fun?

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

    A 3 mana removal if you are behind in the early game and a huge tempo play later, when 2 invokes triggered. Pretty nice!

    Never netdeck, craft Whizbang instead!

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  • ssaabbuu's Avatar 160 197 Posts Joined 08/01/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Pretty nice for a Galakrond dragon deck. Seem like warrior will be using some of the dragons they got in Rasthakan Rumble.

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  • YourPrivateNightmare's Avatar Swamp 825 1724 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    given that this was revealed prematurely I suppose there will be more synergy cards to justify its effect.

    We haven't seen the Warrior Invokers yet, but I doubt we get ones that actually allow you to play this on turn 3...meaning the true strength of this comes from

    a) being drawn with Galakrond

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    b) synergizing with some other dragon related mechanic that has yet to be revealed for Warrior

    Either way, I doubt they'd waste an epic slot  on a card that's just a worse Restless Mummy at face value.

    I tried having fun once.

    It was awful.

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  • meisterz39's Avatar 365 467 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Definitely don't want to rush to conclusions here, but in the case that this is functionally a super Restless Mummy for one less mana, it's great. The question is, how many good invoke effects will Warrior have access to, and will they be easy to play before this? So far we've only seen a couple of neutral invokes and no Warrior invokes, so it's way too early to judge this card, but I suspect that the one mana extra on Restless Mummy will still be worth it to hit that "average value" of two 3/2 rush minions, specifically because it's so consistent. But maybe Galakrond Warrior has room for both, since 3 mana summon three 3/2 rush minions is powerful in the late game.

     

     

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  • Stile's Avatar 145 68 Posts Joined 07/01/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Dragon Warrior rises from the ashes... like another mythical fiery flying creature.

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

    Pretty similar to Oasis Surger.

    Imagine getting this from Galakronds Battlecry! 3 7-6 with rush for 3 is bonkers.

    The only thing that's missing are some Warrior-Invokers. 

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

    Sign me up!

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  • allthehype's Avatar Outland Scholar 160 263 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 6 months, 1 week ago

    Really good, 5/5, if you manage to invoke early. Still good in lategame with 9 rush damage, or absolutely insane if to draw them with Galakrond's buff. Now for Warrior to get some cheap invokers to trigger this...

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

    Clearly nice but, as all Invoke cards, everything depend on how Galakrond will turns out in the end.

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

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