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Batterhead(90588) Gold.png
Set: Rise of Shadows
Type: Minion
Rarity: Epic
Cost: 8 Mana icon.png
Attack: 3 Attack icon.png
Health: 12 Health
Abilities: Rush
Tags: Death-related, Health-related, Triggered effect
Artist: MAR Studio

Rush. After this attacks and kills a minion, it may attack again.

When it comes to problem-solving, he always uses his head.

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Batterhead is an epic neutral minion card, from the Rise of Shadows set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Batterhead can be obtained through Rise of Shadows card packs, or through crafting.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Batterhead 400 100
Golden Batterhead 1600 400

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • If Batterhead attacks, leaving it exhausted, but kills a minion from a spell such as Mass Hysteria, it can attack again.[1]
  • If Batterhead kills multiple minions with one attack (Ex. with Sweeping Strikes), it only gains one additional attack.[2]

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Batterhead is best against flood - type decks such as token druid. It can be used as a budget Baron Geddon. Play it when the opponent has nearly a full board for maximum value.

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Lore[edit | edit source]

Batterhead is unique to Hearthstone. He is one of the henchmen of the League of E.V.I.L., and while not very smart, he has a very thick head and serves as the muscle of the operation.[3]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Because of Batterhead's interactions with cards like Spirit of the Rhino, it went through a number of iterations during development. An early prototype known as "Kobold Batterhead" had Rush and "Battlecry: Unlimited attacks this turn". A second iteration featured Rush and the text "After this attacks a minion, it may attack again". These iterations led to the final version of Batterhead, which is meant to fill a similar role to Primordial Drake from the Journey to Un'Goro set.[3]

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Batterhead, full art
Concept art.

Patch changes[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Trolden (October 12, 2019). Funny And Lucky Moments - Hearthstone - Ep. 469 (06:58). YouTube. Retrieved on 2019-10-13.
  3. 3.0 3.1 Cass Marshal (2019-03-29). Hearthstone: Rise of Shadows legendary minion revealed: Batterhead. Polygon. Retrieved on 2019-03-30.