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Hearthstone Lord Slitherspear

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This thread is for comments about our Lord Slitherspear guide for League of Explorers.

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I defeated Heroic Lord Slitherspear with this F2P deck.

Slitherspear's hero power generates minions of growing strength on each turn, thus applying constantly rising pressure. At the same time Slithering Archer's Battlecry deals two damage to all of your minions, making it very hard to establish any board control.
Because of Slitherspear's enormous advantage in board presence it is no use fighting for board control. You have to try to rush him while reducing the incoming damage.

F2P Mage (0 Dust)
Inspiration 1: http://www.hearthhead.com/deck=141458/loe-nocost-solver-lord-slitherspear
Inspiration 2: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gp6lfFNtm2k

2x Arcane Missiles
2x Mirror Image
2x Frostbolt
2x Forgotten Torch
2x Jeweled Scarab
1x Brann Bronzebeard
2x Frost Nova
1x Ironfur Grizzly
2x Animated Armor
2x Fireball
2x Polymorph
2x Sen'jin Shieldmasta
2x Ethereal Conjurer
2x Frostwolf Warlord
2x Summoning Stone
2x Flamestrike

Mulligan: Animated Armor. Additionally you can keep Jeweled Scarab and Summoning Stone.
Slitherspear will almost always attack your face and ignore Animated Armor. Keep it alive and it will keep you alive. Avoid attacking minions, prefer face damage.
Use Jeweled Scarab and Ethereal Arcanist to discover Frost Nova and other freeze or burn spells. Combine them with Brann Bronzebeard for a second discovery.
Combine Frostwolf Warlord with Mirror Image and Brann Bronzebeard to create a huge minion.
Difficulty: Easy (may take up to 5 tries), IF you play Animated Armor on turn 4.

 

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Deck changes for Normal Mode: 2x Water Elemental instead of 2x Animated Armor.

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13 hours ago, Guest Kris said:

Almost always ignores armor? Rly? He always trades immediately!!!

Might depend on which difficulty you are attempting. 

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On 10/5/2016 at 9:48 PM, Guest Soya said:

The two more cards not listed in Heroic Lord Slitherspear is a pair of Battle Rage.

Thanks for that! I'll notify the writers :)

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