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Exploding Bloatbat
Regular
Exploding Bloatbat
Gold
Golden Exploding Bloatbat
Set:Knights of the Frozen ThroneKnights of the Frozen Throne
Type:Minion
Minion type:Beast
Class:HunterHunter
Rarity:RareRare
Cost:4 Mana icon.png
Attack:2 Attack icon.png
Health:1 Health
Abilities:Deal damage, Deathrattle
Wiki tags:Area of effect
Artist:Dany Orizio
Deathrattle:
Deal 2 damage to all enemy minions.
Flavor text

We've all been there after a night of one-too-many funnel cakes.

External links

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Exploding Bloatbat is a rare hunter minion card, from the Knights of the Frozen Throne set.

How to get

Exploding Bloatbat can be obtained through Knights of the Frozen Throne card packs, or through crafting.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Exploding Bloatbat 100 20
Golden Exploding Bloatbat 800 100

Strategy

Exploding Bloatbat has very low stats for its cost, but has a powerful board clear as its Deathrattle effect. Since it has 1 health, its Deathrattle is easy to trigger, but for more immediate returns, cards like Play Dead can activate it on the same turn it's played.

With Baron Rivendare it can deal 4 damage to all enemy minions, allowing it to be like a Flamestrike.

Lore

In the web comic Forest for the Weary, a Pompous Thespian tells a fanciful tale about how Rexxar was transformed into Deathstalker Rexxar by Bloodreaver Gul'dan, and how he used his new powers to grant immortality and new powers to his fallen animal companions. Suddenly, the thespian is interrupted as the audience begins throwing out suggestions for the kinds of beasts Rexxar created by stitching various animals together, including an exploding bat.

Gallery

Exploding Bloatbat, full art

An "exploding bat" in Forest for the Weary.

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