New Neutral Minion - Blistering Rot

  • Arthas's Avatar 265 680 Posts Joined 03/10/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    A new Rare Neutral Minion, Blistering Rot, has been revealed!

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  • DoubleSummon's Avatar E.V.I.L. Dragon 625 1209 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    I can see this card seeing play in token druid or buff paladin.

    Echoing Ooze was quite good, this repeats so the opponent has to deal with it.

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  • Almaniarra's Avatar Draconically Dedicated 600 1046 Posts Joined 03/21/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    seems like Echoing Ooze rework.

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  • GrayCatBlind's Avatar 50 16 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    Neat card, excited to experiment with it.

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  • Mercynary9's Avatar 240 222 Posts Joined 03/31/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    This feels like an Epic card to me, usually it has unique effect. Other than that, I really like it.

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  • YourPrivateNightmare's Avatar Swamp 785 1559 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    Oh wow, that is actually pretty scary. If you get this on the board with a buff it doubles up and if your opponent can't kill both it's just gonna keep going.

    IMagine this with the Paladin Libram build. If you drop this in the lategame with a bunch of Wisdoms stacked on it it's gonna be pretty hard to stop (as long as you're not losing completely, which is what Libram of Justice is supposed to prevent)

    I tried having fun once.

    It was awful.

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  • Brandon's Avatar 230 224 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
  • Horus's Avatar Devoted Outlander 865 1319 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 week, 1 day ago

    A lot of classes got hand-buff tools this time around as well. I think this should be on the watch list.

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

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  • dapperdog's Avatar Dragon Scholar 490 716 Posts Joined 07/29/2019
    Posted 1 week, 1 day ago

    So no, it doesnt snowball.

    Kill the original and that's it.
    * Awwww...Look at how happy this little guy is...AAAA!!! get it off! get it off!

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  • Haffax733's Avatar Draconically Dedicated 275 288 Posts Joined 04/02/2019
    Posted 1 week, 1 day ago

    Might see play in Token Druid, but without the option to snowball this card seems rather weak.

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  • DoubleSummon's Avatar E.V.I.L. Dragon 625 1209 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 1 week ago
    Quote From dapperdog

    So no, it doesnt snowball.

    Kill the original and that's it.
    * Awwww...Look at how happy this little guy is...AAAA!!! get it off! get it off!

    Oh I misread it I was sure it was cloning.. 

    It's still quite good though for a first expansion card.. 

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  • Emptyness's Avatar Supporter 390 349 Posts Joined 03/16/2019
    Posted 6 days, 15 hours ago

    If it doesn't work like Echoing ooze - it's a bad card. But I keep reading the text and it says "Rot (not living rot) with stats equal to this one (the one that you can buff nicely on the turn you play it)" - so it kinda sounds exactly like an Echoing ooze. I am kinda confused here.

    If it is like Echoing ooze - those reprints T5, those reprints ....

    “If you have an apple and I have an apple and we exchange these apples then you and I will still each have one apple. But if you have an idea and I have an idea and we exchange these ideas, then each of us will have two ideas.” ― George Bernard Shaw

    EU Legend: S52 (ZooHeal Lock);

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  • Este's Avatar Thrall 215 90 Posts Joined 04/02/2019
    Posted 6 days, 15 hours ago

    I think it works like Echoing Ooze, but it only mentions stats, not all buffs, meaning you can't copy Ancestral Spirit or Blessing of Wisdom that you have on that minion.

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  • liontail's Avatar Draconically Dedicated 180 277 Posts Joined 09/04/2019
    Posted 3 days, 11 hours ago

    buff pally kind of card which can potentially be really deadly when buffed right

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  • Erodos's Avatar Devoted Outlander 285 243 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 3 days, 10 hours ago

    Could be cool in some kind of wild Galvadon deck, but the fact that it only keeps stats and not divine shields, deathrattles etc. makes it considerably weaker.

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  • Elfensilver's Avatar Goblin 310 319 Posts Joined 03/14/2019
    Posted 3 days, 9 hours ago

    One day handbuff paladin may work. And then I really hope to see that little ooze in there.

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  • Guenh's Avatar Draconically Dedicated 325 359 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 3 days, 8 hours ago

    Similar to Echoing Ooze but i don't know how much it can work...Maybe only in a warlok with the dormant minion

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  • Xarkkal's Avatar Servant of Illidan 625 947 Posts Joined 03/29/2019
  • economicaooc's Avatar Devoted Outlander 165 161 Posts Joined 03/04/2020
    Posted 2 days, 14 hours ago

    Copies stats, not abilities, so this card is probably not great. Buff doubling has never seen extensive play in cards like echoing ooze or djinn, and using buffs on the turn a minion is played rather than the turn it can attack puts you up for getting two for one'd.

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  • Orrien's Avatar Servant of Illidan 225 71 Posts Joined 03/15/2019
    Posted 2 days, 14 hours ago

    Playable only in priest or paladin, also buff decks were never really a thing.

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