Galakrond, the Nightmare

Galakrond, the Nightmare Card Image

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Card Text

Battlecry: Draw 1 card. It costs (0). ( )


Flavor Text

The enormous creature unfurled terrifying claws dripping with poisonous ichor. King Togwaggle was pleased, but inwardly disappointed the great Nightmare refused to wear the candle.


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  • leitong's Avatar 150 142 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 1 day, 4 hours ago

    Rogue is the class that "abuses" lackeys, and even though this card is slow, the value it generates continuously might just make up for it.

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  • SirLordJames's Avatar 60 22 Posts Joined 05/31/2019
    Posted 1 day, 11 hours ago

    Free cards? Free combos? Free ... amazing plays that force opponent to quickly concede. This is what we need. I love that.

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  • kevin's Avatar 125 153 Posts Joined 11/21/2019
    Posted 1 day, 19 hours ago

    Galakrond cards are great and will have a deck maybe tier 2 on the meta, so it's a good card with a card draw mechanic.

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  • LevityLovely's Avatar Swamp 155 147 Posts Joined 06/15/2019
    Posted 2 days, 2 hours ago

     i like this most of Galakrond drawing lot of card make it free and ad lot of lackey in process rogue love all of it 

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  • Torgal's Avatar 210 128 Posts Joined 06/01/2019
    Posted 2 days, 17 hours ago

    That zero cost cards looks terrifying. I can see right in front me - deck depleted with Myra's Unstable Element, then filled with Leeroy Jenkins by Togwaggle's Scheme and then this as a final nail in the coffin. I will hate this card from deep of my heart, I know this for sure.

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  • infiniteclock's Avatar 110 93 Posts Joined 04/03/2019
    Posted 3 days, 2 hours ago

    OOOOO a better sprint with a free weapon and a good hero power, sign me up please. This card can make a Galakrond miracle rogue deck viable 

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  • TheWanderer's Avatar Bulbasaur 115 77 Posts Joined 09/09/2019
    Posted 3 days, 11 hours ago

    Will we see the rise of "Big Rogue" with this? Hrmm, interesting....

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  • IlBelTia's Avatar 180 196 Posts Joined 06/01/2019
    Posted 1 week, 1 day ago

    Never give rogue too much (0) cost cards! This is gonna be insane...

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  • Subzero's Avatar 130 150 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 1 week, 1 day ago

    Being able to add in 12 Mana into your hand is something, but I feel like players are just going to go for Galakron, the Apocalypse since I see the 5/2 Claw just being a nice feature when Rouge already has Mirage Blade. With that being said, Lackey Rouge, or the New Invoke Rouge is a very interesting feature.

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  • YourWaifu's Avatar 125 149 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    A powerful galakrond, but makes you wonder where he can fit to make full use of his battlecry

    You surely wont play this on decks with low cost cards (i.e miracle), but I am an inexperienced miracle player, so I cant say much there

    I personally might put it in some sort of steal rogue, just for the heck of it!

    Does galakrond even show up in arena though?

     

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  • kyouma21's Avatar 40 7 Posts Joined 11/27/2019
    Posted 1 week, 2 days ago

    My favorite galakrond. Insane value here, also the hero power is awesome for rogue, maybe you can get rid of cards like evil miscreant and evil cable rat.

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  • Trimutius's Avatar Supporter 360 551 Posts Joined 03/16/2019
    Posted 1 week, 4 days ago

    So combo is: Invoke 4 times and have scheme at 5

    Preparation + Myra's Unstable Element + Leeroy Jenkins + Toggwaggle's scheme

    Fully upgraded Galakround (5 damage with weapon) + Deadly poison (+2=7) + 4x 0 mana Leeroy Jenkins (+4*24) for a total of 31 damage, add an Eviscerate on top and you have even 35 damage through hero card armor

    With Kronx Dragonhoof you can even tutor Galakrond or if you fail to draw leeroy just have multitude of Kronxes

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  • dapperdog's Avatar 150 166 Posts Joined 07/29/2019
    Posted 1 week, 5 days ago

    Busted card if not for the fact that most miracle builds consists of very cheap cards. In fact, this is probably the reason why its effect is so overwhelming.

    Viable in almost any build of rogue, and with the hero power being as good as it is. Worth noting that with the hero power being generating lackeys, you can now go heavy into shuffling Heistbaron Togwaggle without worrying about the lackey requirement, giving lackey rogue the late game it needs against ultra control decks.

    And yeah, its free. Two thumbs up

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  • Koetti's Avatar Island 340 228 Posts Joined 11/21/2019
    Posted 1 week, 6 days ago

    I think the most obvious Combo is Maly-Scheme-Galakrond.

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  • DarkFrostX's Avatar 175 230 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Insane, specially having Toggwagle there.

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  • Pezman's Avatar Magma Rager 410 335 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    This is insane. Lackeys have proven their worth, especially in Rogue decks. The combo potential here is through the roof. You can play Leeroy and Shadowstep him, then next turn play Leeroy for 3, prep Scheme, Galakrond and draw 4 free Leeroys. Also, stick a Spirit of the Shark the previous turn and it's 8 Leeroys. Hard to set all that up, but massive potential.

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  • Comadiroma's Avatar 85 63 Posts Joined 11/21/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Considering toggwaggles scheme and Myra's exist it's hard to imagine this doesn't enable a bonkers combo with maly or leeroy or something.

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  • Mahobear8's Avatar 235 282 Posts Joined 03/22/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Huge combo potential.  Pretty spooked

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  • gitaros127's Avatar 55 13 Posts Joined 06/01/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Powercreep. Just compare this to Sprint. Ridiculously strong. Have to see the rest of the set, but overall, very scary and indicates an overall raise of power level in the expansion. 

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  • StormCountTwo's Avatar 115 113 Posts Joined 07/02/2019
    Posted 2 weeks ago

    Good for tempo and some shenanigans combo with shuffling cards into deck with banker.

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