Bad Luck Albatross

Bad Luck Albatross Card Image

Card Stats


Card Text

Deathrattle: Shuffle two 1/1 Albatross into your opponent's deck.


Flavor Text

Legend holds that it's bad luck to harm it. So maybe just pat it on the head, okay?


Keywords

Deathrattle - Does something when it dies.


Related Cards

Albatross

Card Balance and Changes

Patch Change
Outland Balance

Cost increased to 4 (from 3).

Forged in the Barrens

Nerf reverted, cost decreased to 3 (from 4).


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Comments

  • Torgal's Avatar Draconically Dedicated 975 292 Posts Joined 06/01/2019
    Posted 1 year, 7 months ago

    This card messes with highlander decks and deathrattle aspect can be easily abused to fill your opponent's deck with worthless junk, but history learn us that this is not good enough to be pulled out outside of wierd fringe decks.

    1
  • LevityLovely's Avatar Explorer of Dragons 575 167 Posts Joined 06/15/2019
    Posted 1 year, 7 months ago

    not to good not to bad just ok card which ruin reno synergy

    1
  • YourWaifu's Avatar Divine Rager 285 270 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    Oh no

    A deathrattle deck with this as a main focus has to be made.

    And someone has to play it in official tournaments

    1
  • Trimutius's Avatar 1515 2210 Posts Joined 03/16/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    Well it can screw with your opponent sometimes, especially if you don't care about fatigue much.

    1
  • Fedrion's Avatar Maximum Volume 1360 681 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    Not really a Wild expert, but seems like it's much more oriented for Wild than for standard.

    I strangely got a feeling that this set has a lot of Wild oriented cards.

    1
  • RaGnaroX's Avatar 110 32 Posts Joined 09/09/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    This card is great especially in wild or also against highlander decks. And also can be useful in arena. I love it! :D

    1
  • SilverWolf's Avatar Tauren Chieftain Addict 805 685 Posts Joined 04/01/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    ...The Albatross begins with his vengeance,

    A terrible curse, a thist has begun,

    The shipmates blame bad luck on the mariner....

    ... And the tale goes on, and on and on.....

    1
  • Pezman's Avatar Academy Adventurer 1715 1551 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    I want to play this in wild, along with Weasel Tunneler and Baron Rivendare, and use either Rogue or Hunter for all the extra DR triggers. Just stuff their deck full of useless 1/1's forever. (Mad cackling).

    2
  • DarkFrostX's Avatar Old God Fanatic 760 1197 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    Annoys highlander decks and gives bad draws? Sign me up.

    1
  • Guenh's Avatar Devoted Academic 680 631 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    This is a card for aggressive decks, it's a counter for "Reno deck" and make worse the odd to draw something good for the enemy

    1
  • RenanFolk's Avatar 190 144 Posts Joined 07/30/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    hunter agaist 'no duplicate' decks

    1
  • Subzero's Avatar 180 147 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    Weasel Tunneler is back, boys. Except it actually looks good as a tech card vs Highlander. I think it’s an above average 3-drop, Beast tag included.

    1
  • infiniteclock's Avatar 145 94 Posts Joined 04/03/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    I think this card is really good. The effect can be disruptive and drawing these are bad for the opponent. In wild though, Weasel deck will like this

    1
  • StormCountTwo's Avatar 180 142 Posts Joined 07/02/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    Seems like a niche tech against highlander decks—will probably only see run in midrange hunter due to it's good aggressive stats and the beast tag. In wild, disabling the highlander trigger isn't the best way to beat it as there are many other strong standalone cards in the deck. Just a solid aggressive beast in arena.

    1
  • madcat's Avatar Child of the Night 950 214 Posts Joined 06/02/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    Pure anti-highlander tech, so will see play if highlander decks are popular. As a minor bonus it isn't understatted.

    1
  • Tassigrim's Avatar 135 75 Posts Joined 11/27/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    No idea why would they release this, League of explorer have already an incredible roguh time dealing with galakrond and now you disable their 3 best cards what a joke.

    0
  • Trapzter's Avatar Dragon 235 155 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    stats are on the weaker side for a 3 drop but are ok. the deathrattle can disrupt enemies strategies like zephrys decks or draw dependant decks. not a bad card but probably more of a tech option, if at all

    1
  • BloodMefist's Avatar Content Squad Old God Fanatic 720 669 Posts Joined 05/28/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    Nifty card, has interesting use in stopping Highlander decks.  Might see play as a tech card in aggressive decks.

    1
  • PLANETCRUNCH's Avatar E.V.I.L. Dragon 800 1200 Posts Joined 07/19/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    It's not terrible stat wise.

    yeah it can potentially ruin your opponents card draw but that's kinda minor

     

    1
  • kaiserkarl's Avatar Plains 295 133 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 1 year, 8 months ago

    The number of tech cards in this expansion. It seems a lot of answers are released before people start complaining. Some anticipation from the devs feels good for a change and I hope they will  be keeping this approach.

    The The Darkness felt horrible to use in wild as a tech, this one will definitely do a better job .

    -1

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