Tez Game - Hot News, Reviews & Everything Else in the World of Video Games

Shaman is getting a new Elemental in Kobolds and Catacombs

We can barely hear it speak.

Ryan Reynolds Dec 3, 2017 7:48 am

Hearthstone’s upcoming expansion, Kobolds and Catacombs, is introducing a new Elemental that will help out Jade Shaman decks.

Murmuring Elemental is a two-mana 1/1 minion with a Battlecry that triggers the next Battlecry you play this turn twice. This card is like a weaker version of Brann Bronzebeard, as Brann triggers all Battlecry abilities twice, while Murmuring Elemental will only do it once on the same turn.

Image via Blizzard Entertainment

Murmuring Elemental could be very strong in Jade Shaman decks. Cards like Jade Chieftain, Jade Spirit, and Aya Blackpaw combo well with Murmuring Elemental. Jade-themed decks are all about getting your Jade Golem’s bigger and stronger, and triggering the Battlecry twice for one of those cards will give you an extra Jade with better stats.

Murmuring Elemental could also see play in evolve decks. If used on the same turn as Doppelgangster and Saronite Chain Gang to get even more copies of these cards, Evolve becomes stronger on that turn as you will have more minions on board. Most decks also include Jade cards and Murmuring Elemental will help out there as well.

Only costing two mana makes Murmuring Elemental a great card for Shaman because of the decks currently used by the class and its low cost. The 1/1 body doesn’t matter much since the card text is what you are really after here.

Kobolds and Catacombs will be released on Dec. 7. You can pre-order 50 packs now to get a unique card back.

You May Also Like

‘Essentially canceled’: Hearthstone esports will be significantly scaled back in 2023

Tyler Rake Jan 19, 2023 10:11 pm
At least we had chicken.

Hearthstone dev clarifies which March of the Lich King cards can appear as a pre-order bonus

Tyler Rake Nov 30, 2022 8:15 pm
Good news all around.

The best puns from Hearthstone’s Maw and Disorder mini-set

Chris Evans Sep 29, 2022 5:10 am
Some of them are questionable, but we'll al-law it.

Why Classic Hearthstone’s metagame still stands as one of the game’s best

Tez Gaming Aug 28, 2022 11:48 pm
You just can't beat the original flavor.

Hearthstone community in uproar over introduction of pay-to-win Battlegrounds perks

Paul Bettany Aug 24, 2022 1:09 am
Four hero choices? Gotta open that wallet.

Battlegrounds Season 2 adds Quests, standalone rewards track as Hearthstone split continues

Joe Russo Aug 24, 2022 1:03 am
New features and new controversies.