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You might be looking for one of these cards: Forked Lightning (Classic).

Forked Lightning is a common shaman spell card, from the Legacy set.

Other versions

How to get

Card packsOpen one of these card packs:
Classic Pack
Golden Classic Pack
Wild Pack
Golden Wild
1~2 (random)
CraftingCraft a Regular copy for 40 DustRegular1
CraftingCraft a Golden copy for 400 DustGolden1


To edit these notes, go to Template:Forked Lightning notes.

  • Forked Lightning can be cast and will function if there is only one enemy minion on the board. The enemy minion takes 2 damage.
  • Forked Lightning deals damage to both affected minions before queuing and resolving triggers.


  • The artwork for this card comes from the World of Warcraft Trading Card Game "Blood of Gladiators" series, for the card Fork Lightning.
  • This card is almost identical to LegacyCleave but with cost reduced and Overload effect.
  • As of Patch, multi-target cards are eligible to be played even if there is only one viable target on the board. Previously, multi-target cards were ineligible to be played if there were less than two viable targets.
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    Patch changes

    • Forged in the Barrens logoPatch (2021-03-25):
      • 2021-03-30: Moved from Classic to Legacy set.
      • Now has Nature spell school (previously: no spell school).
    • Rise of Shadows logo Patch (2019-07-01):
      • Now can be cast even if there is only one viable target on the board.
    • Hearthstone logo Patch (Closed beta, 2013-10-02):
      • Flavor text now reads: "If you combine it with Spooned Lightning and Knived Lightning, you have the full dining set." (previously: no flavor text).
    • Hearthstone logo Patch (Alpha, April or May 2013):
      • Added.
      • Mana cost reduced to 1, down from 2. Overload increased to 2, up from 1.

    External links

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