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Big Ol' Whelp

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Card Text

Battlecry: Draw a card.


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A chonker, a real absolute unit.


Keywords

Battlecry - Does something when you play it from your hand.


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  • StormCountTwo's Avatar 140 142 Posts Joined 07/02/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    Guess it's a solid replacement for Azure Drake, which the additional stats will matter more often than spell damage is most dragon deck. This can be strong but it has to compete with other auto-include dragons.

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  • Gourmont's Avatar Dragon Scholar 60 5 Posts Joined 06/12/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    Absolutely one of the best cards of the set, it has better stats than Azure Drake and the same text bar the spell damage. Dragon synergy is going to be huge in this meta, will definitely see play in all dragon themed decks and even maybe in other decks.

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  • Torgal's Avatar Draconically Dedicated 395 284 Posts Joined 06/01/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    Azure Drake was hall of famed for less, but time has changed. In comparison to other, more flashier cards of the set this feels dull, but for dragon decks its still obvious choice. 

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  • Subzero's Avatar 130 147 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    Amazing in arena, preetty good in standard

    It’s just good. What else to say about it ? it’s great in a Dragon deck. Period

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  • Trapzter's Avatar Dragon 185 155 Posts Joined 05/29/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    basically azure drake with better stats. not as pretty though

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  • CuakOn's Avatar 400 294 Posts Joined 11/21/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    You play a 5/5 and draw a card. That's good. I think it'll see more play than we think.

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  • Tassigrim's Avatar 105 75 Posts Joined 11/27/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    excelent 5 cost filler. and its actually pretty good, full vanilla plus one card. Good!

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  • PLANETCRUNCH's Avatar Goblin 435 810 Posts Joined 07/19/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    Like most people said, it's a better Azure drake, since +1/+1 is better in most situations than spell damage +1. 

     

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  • kevin's Avatar 130 155 Posts Joined 11/21/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    it's not better than Azure Drake like everyone is talking, because +1 spell damage are highly strong, but it's a good card and card draw and will fit perfectaly on every dragon deck.

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  • sense124's Avatar 120 47 Posts Joined 07/22/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    I'm honestly impressed at how many people think that this is a pack filler.

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  • Skonakos's Avatar 140 123 Posts Joined 06/12/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    It is not impressive but this might be THE dragon card that you see in every single dragon deck. Seems like the perfect card to act as a trigger for all your "if you have a dragon in your hand" cards.

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  • LevityLovely's Avatar 220 158 Posts Joined 06/15/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    ok card nothing interesting 

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  • dapperdog's Avatar 715 1270 Posts Joined 07/29/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    Cute little card that draw. That's so cute. But no. You won't be playing a 5 mana cost card to draw cards with. Maybe in dragon paladin with buffs, but that might be a little too little too late by that point.

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  • jagu's Avatar 145 80 Posts Joined 03/19/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    At first I thought it was mediocre but draw is ALWAYS good and it has a pretty decent body.

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  • RenanFolk's Avatar 150 144 Posts Joined 07/30/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    seems better than Azure Drake and bonfire elemental

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  • YourWaifu's Avatar 150 213 Posts Joined 07/26/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    Imagine being azure drake and seeing this.

    What actually makes me pissed is why HoF Azure Drake if you are gonna print a better one?

    No one played Azure Drake for its spell damage

    Did they think he wasgood because of that? lol

    Lets see if this one will see as much play as his blue brother did

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  • Aymoon's Avatar 160 203 Posts Joined 07/06/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    def cute card of the expansion

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  • Helios's Avatar 495 304 Posts Joined 06/03/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    Big ol' pack filler. Surely i will get tons of these

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  • RaGnaroX's Avatar 80 32 Posts Joined 09/09/2019
    Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

    Very good stats and effect for arena but I don't think it's going to be played on ladder..

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    • scuac's Avatar 310 146 Posts Joined 07/31/2019
      Posted 9 months, 2 weeks ago

      Hi, have you met Azure Drake? It was sent to Hall of Fame because it was an auto-include in most decks (hint: it was not because of spell damage).

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