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Chaos Nova
Spell school:Fel
Class:Demon HunterDemon Hunter
Cost:5 Mana icon.png
Abilities:Deal damage
Wiki tags:Area of effect
Artist:Rafael Zanchetin
Deal 4 damage to all minions.
Flavor text

Illin' Illidan laying down the damage, flinging out the chaos as far as he can manage.

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For the boss card used by Azzinoth, see Chaos Nova (boss).

Chaos Nova is a demon hunter spell card, inducted into the Legacy set, formerly from the Basic set.

Other versions[]

How to get[]

Two copies of regular and golden Chaos Nova are automatically given after the player completes the Ranked's New player experience system, unlocking Wild and Classic format.

They are uncraftable and cannot be crafted or disenchanted.

Core set[]

Two copies of regular Chaos Nova (Core) are obtained for raising demon hunter to level 3.

Two copies of golden Chaos Nova (Core) are obtained for winning 50 games as demon hunter.

Chaos Nova (Core) is uncraftable and cannot be crafted or disenchanted.

Previous availability[]

Prior Year of the Gryphon's rotation on March 30, 2021:

  • Two copies of Chaos Nova were automatically included in all players' collections upon unlocking the Demon Hunter class.
  • Two Golden copies of Chaos Nova were a reward for raising a Demon Hunter to levels 50 and 52.


If you have no minions on the battlefield, Chaos Nova can be used as a two mana cheaper Flamestrike. This card can be used to effectively remove multiple enemy minions, and can benefit from Feast of Souls if used while there are friendly minions on the board as well.


Chaos Nova is a Havoc demon hunter ability in World of Warcraft. It unleashes a burst of fel fire around the caster, damaging and stunning all nearby enemies.


Chaos Nova, full art

Concept art

Card art process

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