A new Legendary Neutral Minion, Dragonqueen Alexstrasza, has been revealed!
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I really like this card. Getting 3 large bodies for 9 mana is not bad, and there are plenty of highlander decks that could benefit from being able to generate an extra board from 1 card.
I just like highlander cards ^^
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Quite some RNG range. ATM the lowroll is acceptable, the highroll supergood and on average very solid.
Nice for Reno decks. I believe at least.
The RNG kinda makes it hit or miss. It's a strong card for Hunter, Paladin and MAgge (and Druid if they somehow come up with a non-quest Highlander deck)
Probably also good in Highlander Rogue if that's still a thing.
Will feel pretty bad to play against this when it drops to large dragons, but seeing how many medium sized ones we're getting this expansion I think it'll even out.
I tried having fun once.
It was awful.
On average, this is just a strong tempo play, but the highroll potential is insane: Kalecgos, Malygos, a bunch of the new legendary class dragons are all extremely nutty game-winning cards, especially when discounted to zero. This card is absolutely comparable to Dinotamer Brann, and it's a neutral.
Really nice card, the worst option is 9 mana 8/8 dragon that summon 2 3/2 elusive dragon... A worth play.
Paladin and mage will play this for sure.
By The Holy Light!
Perfect for highlander decks. A bit RNG on the random dragon..but imagine getting a random of the same card..infinite value?
Dragons tend to be average to large, so even with only okay rolls on the random stuff, you're easily getting 15 mana's worth of stats on 9 mana. And getting two means you'll always be able to trigger at least one Dragon battlecry if your random Dragons feature them.
I expect existing Highlander decks will run this - nice big minion and some hand refill that may or may not be garbage. Given that Paladin both 1) seems like the current front-runner for "best dragon deck", and 2) also already has a viable Highlander deck, I would expect Highlander Dragon Paladin to run alongside "regular" Dragon Paladin and we'll see if a clear winner emerges.
Add two random Dragonqueen Alexstraszas to your hand. poggers
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Love highlander support but seeing the rest of expansion, the effect just seems dull to me. Random dragons could be really anything with the updated dragon roster, so I expect it to be just okay most of the times when played.
OMG! Highlander decks like it a lot!!!
Im glad we get more highlander support. This card is nuts. Can give herself for free :-)
Never netdeck, craft Whizbang instead!
That's great. The more win cons for the highlander decks, the better. Especially for something like Highlander mage, who wasn't doing much anymore.
I love it!
Highlander-Decks are my favorite Archetype, so yeah safe craft for my Reno-Dragon-Priest!
Long, drawn-out Control Match-ups with Boardclears en masse and an unbelievable amount of greedy cards?
Sign me up!
It's a solid, albeit slow card that's definitively viable. I'm really interested in making a Dragon Highlander Mage, which currently looks the the primary class for that archetype. This might be too slow for Hunter.
I'm crafting Alex for sure. Slot her in my Highlander Dragon Hunter alongside Dinotamer Brann for even more late-game freebies. Muhahaha!
No but seriously she's a really good card that will help the Good classes stand against Galakrond. Her potential is insane.
This for sure gives you a reason to play the LoE classes and maybe even a reason to try building some of the E.V.I.L. classes as Dragon Highlander decks. This is a cool card with a powerful effect. Just want we want from our bit late game drops. This is going to be one of those defining cards from the expansion in the best kind of way.
To crush your enemies, to see them driven before you, and to hear the lamentations of the women.
Speaking of Wild, sadly, the large pool make every effect that generate minions far worst than on Standard. I'm a bit sad that this was an Highlander support card, since I love that kind of decks.
For what profit is it to a man, if he gains the world and loses his own soul?
This is insane value and tempo! I’m just disappointed that they didn’t make it so that EVIL classes couldn’t/wouldn’t play her. Zephrys was already good enough for them.
This... looks to be pretty good. On average, it can give you a very good pile of stats when played, which is always welcome. There are definitely some weaker ones, but the medium is good enough to probably warrant running this card. But it feels a little win-more for me, because very few Dragons have Taunt. If you are behind, this Alex may help, but it's not an instant win if you opponent has been holding you on a leash.
Also very good with Shudderwock for card generation and additional bodies, tho it can clump your hand and board space pretty fast with Alex. But I'll definitely like it, especially with Hagatha the Witch.
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This will fit nicely in my Highlander Dragon Paladin that I will craft some day xd
that guy on reddit called it lmfao
this doesnt seem as strong as zephrys but in highlander lists u can definitely include it
My wild Renowock Shaman says yes to this - an all-classes dragon generator that then echoes their glorious battlecries for all time.
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