Forked Lightning

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Forked Lightning
Forked Lightning(530).png
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Forked Lightning(530) Gold.png
Type: Spell
Spell school: Nature
Class: Shaman
Rarity: Common
Cost: 1 Mana icon.png
Abilities: Deal damage, Overload
Tags: Random
Artist: Ralph Horsley

Deal 2 damage to 2 random enemy minions. Overload: (2)

If you combine it with Spooned Lightning and Knived Lightning, you have the full dining set.

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Forked Lightning is a common shaman spell card, inducted into the Legacy set, formerly from the Classic set.

Other versions[edit | edit source]

How to get[edit | edit source]

Forked Lightning can be obtained through Classic card packs, or through crafting.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Forked Lightning 40 5
Golden Forked Lightning 400 50

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • 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.

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Can be very useful if the opponent has a lot of low health minions, and you don't need the extra mana next turn.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The artwork for this card comes from the World of Warcraft Trading Card Game "Blood of Gladiators" series, for the card Fork Lightning.
  • 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.
  • This card is almost identical to Cleave but with cost reduced and Overload effect.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Forked Lightning, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]