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A Look at the Current Hearthstone Meta Part 3

Wed 7th Jan 2015 - 7:28pm

Hey Everybody!

This is continuation of the series I have been doing about the Neutral Cards in Hearthstone: Goblins Vs. Gnomes. We first went over the commons and now we shall go to the Rares.

The rares for neutral cards are a bit lacking in this set, but there are enough to show how exactly the Neutral Rares have changed how people play.

Jeeves:

This butler has you covered. He has okay stats, but in a deck that goes all out, it is a perfect fit. Trump has already built a Mage Deck centered around Jeeves and abusing his ability. The sad part is that you cannot play him too early or too late. He is a threat to your enemy, but also a benefit because he refills everyone's hand, not just yours. overall, he is a niche pick, but a totally wrthwhile investment in dust.

Lil' Exorcist:

This 2/3 taunter for 3 mana is pretty great. With how much Deathrattle there is right now, there is no reason why you shouldn't run even a one of in any deck that can spare the space. Imagine going against Warlock Zoo and dropping a 5/6 with taunt for 3. That will ruin anyoine's day for sure.

Kezan Mystic:

This card has lots of potential. With the small rise in Aggro Secret Paladin, this card would be a one-of in many decks that could afford the spot. It has decent stats as a 4/3 for 3, but it steals a secret and that can change a game, especially for zoo (because they have lots of low toughness creatures and have to play around board wipes all the time).

Illuminator:

For Secrets Mage and Aggro Secret Paladin, this card has lots of potential. for 3 mana you get a 2/4 that is easily tauntable, but you get 4 health every turn you have a secret out. It isn't super good, but will be seen in play very soon.

(Warning: The following card is bad. Just bad.)

Target Dummy:

This 0/2 taunter for 0 is just so bad... Even though it is a mech, it is just bad. It won't ever see play in any tournament. If it does, I will buy 100 packs and keep everything in them, no disenchanting bad rares or epics or legends or commons. 

Thanks for reading guys and GLHF!

llamascott

llamascott

Scott Kazmi

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