Hot Air Balloon

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Card Text

At the start of your turn, gain +1 Health.


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Hot Air Balloon Sounds

Play DRG_057_HotAirBalloon_Play

Attack DRG_057_HotAirBalloon_Attack

Death DRG_057_HotAirBalloon_Death


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  • Torgal's Avatar
    Draconically Dedicated 985 293 Posts Joined 06/01/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Imho too weak, even for a one drop. Mecharoo is always a better choice.

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  • CuakOn's Avatar
    1015 296 Posts Joined 11/21/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Good for token decks. Ok card in wild for mech decks too. 

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  • YourWaifu's Avatar
    Divine Rager 305 275 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Its a battlegrounds card!  :D

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  • LevityLovely's Avatar
    Explorer of Dragons 575 167 Posts Joined 06/15/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    1 turn for mech deck ehh

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  • RaGnaroX's Avatar
    110 32 Posts Joined 09/09/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    I think I'll see it only played in arena.. Or maybe it can be played in aggro mech decks.. Not sure about it.

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  • RenanFolk's Avatar
    190 144 Posts Joined 07/30/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    seems a bad 1 drop for me, decent in arena, but not good at all

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  • Guenh's Avatar
    Devoted Academic 710 633 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    THis is a good 1 drop for mech deck, but to be more worthy than Mecharoo it need to survive at least 2 rounds.

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  • Tassigrim's Avatar
    140 75 Posts Joined 11/27/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    This stacks pretty damn well but i think it came in the wrong expansion, might see play in highlander paladin.

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  • Subzero's Avatar
    180 147 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Definitely a solid “it has stats” 1 drop, since it will usually be a 1/3 by the time it matters.

    Good arena card

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  • Pezman's Avatar
    Pirate King 2005 1659 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Very good turn 1 play, especially if you go first. Not a massive card, but stick something magnetic on it and you can potentially snowball hard in the early game.

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  • Arturvf89's Avatar
    175 94 Posts Joined 05/31/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Maybe the growing effect can be abused by aggro decks. I think we will see a lot of things magnetized onto that.

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  • kaiserkarl's Avatar
    Plains 295 133 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Good to see less busted 1 cost cards. This one can snowball but at least it can be dealt with early. F*** these 1 mana 1/3.

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  • YourPrivateNightmare's Avatar
    Skeleton 1865 3965 Posts Joined 03/25/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    It's kinda like a Secretkeeper, except it only really scales with Magnetize

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  • StormCountTwo's Avatar
    180 142 Posts Joined 07/02/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Interesting take on the classic 1 mana 1/3, although it has potential to grow even bigger if left untreated. The delay health gain makes it much weaker than if it were to be "end of turn". Therefore, this is too slow for wild, especially for mech paladin as they already have a magnetic 1/3 mech

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  • Trapzter's Avatar
    Dragon 235 155 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    1/2 is not super strong to begin with but the effect is not too shabby at all. it does not gain atk so its not snowball a game on its own but it might be a decent target for magnetic

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  • RMK117's Avatar
    180 145 Posts Joined 06/12/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Arena card and most of all, battlegrounds card. 2/5

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  • DarkFrostX's Avatar
    Old God Fanatic 830 1217 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    I wonder if this could find a place in Inner fire priest decks.

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  • Meenz's Avatar
    310 145 Posts Joined 06/17/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Surely this will see play. Even if not played early, it's a great magnetic target

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  • madcat's Avatar
    Black Cat 1270 278 Posts Joined 06/02/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    If it is played on turn one, it is probably at least as good as Dire Mole in Arena, since 1/2s tend to live until turn two at least. Maybe later on as well, since you won't always have exactly a two attack minion online to efficiently dispatch it. In any form of Constructed, it seems kinda weak.

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  • dapperdog's Avatar
    Dragon Scholar 1590 3886 Posts Joined 07/29/2019
    Posted 2 years, 5 months ago

    Its essentially a 1/3 1 drop on curve. Little else and not that interesting.

    More likely its a contender to be added into battlegrounds where gaining 1 health per turn is actually worth considering.

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