Hearthstone Keywords & Mechanics

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Name Description Added in expansion
Honorable Kill
Questline United in Stormwind
Choose One
Outcast A bonus if played as the left- or right-most card in hand. Ashes of Outland
Combo A bonus if you already played a card this turn.
Counter A card that is Countered has no effect.
Frenzy A one-time effect after this survives damage. Forged in the Barrens
Spellburst A one-time effect after you cast a spell. Scholomance Academy
Mega-Windfury Can attack four times each turn.
Charge Can attack immediately.
Rush Can attack minions immediately. The Witchwood
Windfury Can attack twice each turn.
Twinspell Can be cast twice. Rise of Shadows
Stealth Can't be attacked or targeted until it attacks.
Adapt Choose one of 3 bonuses. Journey to Un'Goro
Discover Choose one of three cards to add to your hand. League of Explorers
Sidequest Complete for a reward. Descent of Dragons
Lifesteal Damage dealt also heals your hero. Knights of the Frozen Throne
Overkill Deal excess damage on your turn for a bonus. Rastakhan's Rumble
Poisonous Destroy any minion damaged by this.
Inspire Does something after you use your Hero Power. The Grand Tournament
Start of Game Does something before the first turn. The Witchwood
Deathrattle Does something when it dies.
Battlecry Does something when you play it from your hand.
Dormant Dormant Ashes of Outland