Vanar Kindred

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When playing as Vanar, you want to use the battlefield and Minion blocking to your advantage. You excel at forcing your opponent into bad positions. You can trap your opponent using Walls and other Minions, eventually overwhelming them with massive battlefield presence. Superior removal gives you the ability to neutralize all sorts of threats. Using Vespyr Minion summons, you can trigger lots of different synergistic effects focused around keeping the battlefield clear of threats and buffing your Minions. You can Transform ANY minion on the battlefield to your advantage. Force your opponents to choose whether they get hit by Infiltrate Minions on their starting side or Avalanche on yours! Recommended for advanced players.

Strengths[edit | edit source]

  • You have excellent Minion removal options.
  • There are big payoffs for successfully Infiltrating your opponent’s side of the battlefield.
  • You have very high play making potential and mind games using the Infiltrate and Avalanche zones.
  • Vespyr based strategies can completely take over the battlefield if your Vespyr minions survive.
  • It's difficult for your opponent to fully remove threats such as Fenrir Warmaster and Snow Chaser without Dispel.

Weaknesses[edit | edit source]

  • You have very limited card draw options.
  • Win conditions are very slow without your Minions on the battlefield.
  • Your Area of Effect spells are very conditional and can be avoided with careful play.
  • You have no innate healing options.
  • Most of your Walls have no combat stats and are weak to Area-of-Effect removal.
For a more in-depth look, check out Guides and Decks created by the community!

Generals[edit | edit source]

Image Name Type Attack Health Bloodborn Spell
FaieBloodwing.png Faie Bloodwing General 2 25 Deal 2

damage to all enemies in the

enemy General's column.

Kara Winterblade.png Kara Winterblade Alternate General 2 25 Any minion you summon this turn gains +1/+1.

Minions[edit | edit source]

Image Name Rarity Type Cost Attack Health Ability Set
SnowChaser.png Snow Chaser Rrarity.png

Rare

Vespyr 1 2 1 Infiltrate: When this minion

dies, return it to your action bar.

Core.png
Core
BoreanBear.png Borean Bear Crarity.png

Common

Vespyr 2 1 3 Whenever you summon a

Vespyr minion, this minion gains

+1 Attack.

Core.png
Core
Bur.png Bur
Rrarity.png
Rare
Battle Pet 2 3 3 When this minion survives damage, transform it into a different Battle Pet. Shim'Zar
CrystalCloaker.png Crystal Cloaker Basic Vespyr 2 2 3 Infiltrate: Gains +2 Attack. Core.png
Core
CrystalWisp.png Crystal Wisp Crarity.png

Common

Minion 2 1 1 Dying Wish: Permanently gain

1 mana crystal

Core.png
Core
Hearth-Sister.png Hearth-Sister Crarity.png

Common

Minion 2 3 2 Opening Gambit: May switch

spaces with ANY other minion on

the battlefield.

Core.png
Core
Icy.png Icy
Crarity.png
Common
Battle Pet 2 2 3 Opening Gambit: Stun a nearby enemy minion or General. Shim'Zar
FenrirWarmaster.png Fenrir Warmaster Basic Minion 3 3 2 Dying Wish: Summon a 3/2

Ghost Wolf on this space

Core.png
Core
GlacialElemental.png Glacial Elemental Rrarity.png

Rare

Vespyr 3 2 3 Whenever you summon a

Vespyr minion, deal 2 damage

to a random enemy minion.

Core.png
Core
Wolfraven.png Wolfraven Crarity.png

Common

Minion 3 1 4 Flying

Infiltrate: Gains +3 Attack.

Core.png
Core
Razorback.png Razorback Rrarity.png

Rare

Minion 4 4 3 Opening Gambit: Give all

friendly minions +2 Attack this

turn.

Core.png
Core
VoiceoftheWind.png Voice Of The Wind Lrarity.png

Legendary

Minion 4 4 4 Whenever you summon a

minion from your action bar,

summon a 2/2 Vespyr Winter

Maerid nearby.

Core.png
Core
ArcticDisplacer.png Arctic Displacer Basic Vespyr 5 10 4 Airdrop Core.png
Core
FrosthornRhyno.png Frosthorn Rhyno Erarity.png

Epic

Minion 5 6 5 Infiltrate: Gains +1 Attack and

Celerity.

Core.png
Core
DraugarLord.png Draugar Lord Erarity.png

Epic

Vespyr 6 4 8 Dying Wish: Summon a 4/8 Ice

Drake on this space.

Core.png
Core
AncientGrove.png Ancient Grove Lrarity.png

Legendary

Vespyr 7 7 7 Provoke

Opening Gambit: Your minions

gain "Dying Wish: Summon a

1/1 Treant with Provoke".

Core.png
Core

Spells[edit | edit source]

Image Name Rarity Type Cost Effect Set
FlashFreeze.png Flash freeze Basic Spell 0 Deal 1 damage to a minion and

Stun it.

Core.png
Core
Polarity.png Polarity Crarity.png

Common

Spell 0 Switch ANY minion's Attack and

Health.

Core.png
Core
AspectoftheFox.png Aspect Of The Fox Basic Spell 1 Transform ANY minion into a

3/3 Ravager with no abilities.

Core.png
Core
Mesmerize.png Mesmerize Rrarity.png

Rare

Spell 1 Teleport an enemy minion or

General one space.

Core.png
Core
BonechillBarrier.png Bonechill Barrier Crarity.png

Common

Spell 2 Summon three joined 0/2

Vespyr Walls. Minions that

attack these walls are Stunned.

Core.png
Core
BoundlessCourage.png Boundless Courage Erarity.png

Epic

Spell 2 Give a friendly minion +2

Attack and, "This minion takes

no damage this turn."

Core.png
Core
Frostfire.png Frostfire Basic Spell 2 Give a friendly minion +3

Attack. If it is Vespyr, also give it

+3 Health.

Core.png
Core
HailstonePrison.png Hailstone Prison Crarity.png

Common

Spell 2 Return ANY minion to its action

bar.

Core.png
Core
MarkofSolitude.png Mark of Solitude Rrarity.png

Rare

Spell 2 One minion becomes 5/5. It can

no longer attack Generals.

Core.png
Core
ChromaticCold.png Chromatic Cold Basic Spell 2 Dispel a space. If there is an

enemy minion or General on

that space, deal 2 damage.

Core.png
Core
BlazingSpines.png Blazing Spines Rrarity.png

Rare

Spell 3 Summon two joined 3/3 Walls

that can attack.

Core.png
Core
Cryogenesis.png Cryogenesis Crarity.png

Common

Spell 3 Deal 4 damage to an enemy

minion. Draw a Vespyr minion

from your deck.

Core.png
Core
GravityWell.png Gravity Well Lrarity.png

Legendary

Spell 2 Summon four joined 0/1 Walls

with Provoke.

Core.png
Core
AspectoftheDrake.png Aspect Of The Drake Erarity.png

Epic

Spell 4 Transform ANY minion into a

4/4 Whyte Drake with Flying.

Nearby friendly minions gain

Flying.

Core.png
Core
Avalanche.png Avalanche Basic Spell 4 Deal 4 damage to ALL minion

and Generals on your starting

side of the battlefield and Stun

them.

Core.png
Core
SpiritoftheWild.png Spirit Of The Wild Erarity.png

Epic

Spell 4 Reactivate friendly minions on

your opponent's starting side of

the battlefield.

Core.png
Core
AspectoftheMountains.png Aspect Of The Mountains Lrarity.png

Legendary

Spell 6 Transform ANY minion into a

5/5 Seismic Elemental. Deal 5

damage to enemy minions

around it.

Core.png
Core

Artifacts[edit | edit source]

Image Name Rarity Type Cost Effect
Coldbiter.png Coldbiter Lrarity.png

Legendary

Artifact 2 At the end of your turn, your

General deals 2 damage to each

enemy minion around them.

Core.png
Core
Snowpiercer.png Snowpiercer Basic Artifact 3 Your General gains +3 Attack. Core.png
Core
Winterblade.png Winterblade Erarity.png

Epic

Artifact 4 Your General gains +2 Attack,

Enemy minions damaged by

your General are Stunned.

Core.png
Core