Corrupting Mist

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Corrupting Mist
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Set: Journey to Un'Goro
Type: Spell
Spell school: Shadow
Class: Warlock
Rarity: Rare
Cost: 2 Mana icon.png
Abilities: Destroy
Tags: Area of effect, Triggered effect
Artist: Zoltan Boros

Curse all minions. Destroy them at the start of your next turn.

The most terrifying of Un’goro magics is both silent… AND deadly.

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Corrupting Mist is a rare warlock spell card, from the Journey to Un'Goro set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Corrupting Mist can be obtained through Journey to Un'Goro card packs, or through crafting.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Corrupting Mist 100 20
Golden Corrupting Mist 800 100

Strategy[edit | edit source]

This spell casts Corruption on all minions, for only one more mana than Corruption itself. It's obviously more powerful when your own board is empty or has few minions, since your own minions are affected as well. Minions you summon on the same turn after casting Corrputing Mist will not be affected, and neither will the minions your opponent summons on his next turn.

Affected minions are not destroyed immediately, but at the start of your next turn. Unless you also freeze your opponent's minions, your opponent will use the affected minions as effectively as possible without concern for their remaining health, because they will die anyway. Your opponent can also use silence effects and transform effects on their minions in order to bypass the corruption enchantment.

The effect of Corrupting Mist can be compared to an unpreventable Doomsayer, but a key difference is that your opponent can refill the board with new, unaffected minions after you play this card. So unlike Doomsayer, Corrupting Mist does not give you the tempo advantage, unless your opponent is already out of cards.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

This card's effect may be based on the Tavern Brawl minion Lucifron, which exactly did the same effect with its Battlecry.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Corrupting Mist, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]

Previously: "Corrupt every minion. Destroy them at the start of your next turn."