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Kriziki the Winged
Kriziki the Winged
Set:Galakrond's AwakeningGalakrond's Awakening
Health:30 Health
30 Armor.png (Heroic)
Artist:Ursula Dorada
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For the playable hero version, see Kriziki the Winged (hero). For The Dalaran Heist hero, see Kriziki.

Kriziki the Winged is a boss encounter in Galakrond's Awakening adventure. It is the third and final encounter of Chapter 1 of Explorers campaign: Battle for the Frozen Coast.

The boss for this encounter is Kriziki the Winged, while the hero the player controls in Story mode is Commander Elise.

Boss Hero Power[]

Story Heroic
Wings of Rebirth(184785).png
Wings of Rebirth(184786).png

Boss special cards[]

Diamond Winds(184788).png

Boss decks[]

The below classes are listed purely for reference, and have no effect on the boss' use of the cards during the battle.

Story Heroic
Class Card Quantity Class Card Quantity
Priest Penance 2 Boss Diamond Winds 2
Breath of the Infinite 2 Druid Embiggen 2
Kabal Talonpriest 2 Breath of Dreams 2
Madame Lazul 1 Rising Winds 2
Vivid Nightmare 2 Winged Guardian 2
Chronobreaker 2 Hadronox 1
Drakonid Operative 2 Priest Breath of the Infinite 2
Kabal Songstealer 2 Vivid Nightmare 2
Herald Volazj 1 Shifting Shade 2
Shaman Vessina 1 Chronobreaker 2
Warlock Duskbat 2 Drakonid Operative 2
Spreading Madness 2 Herald Volazj 1
Diseased Vulture 2 Neutral Bad Luck Albatross 2
Neutral Bad Luck Albatross 1 Dread Raven 2
Dread Raven 2 Sludge Belcher 2
Stoneskin Gargoyle 2 Sylvanas Windrunner 1
Scaled Nightmare 1 N'Zoth, the Corruptor 1
Onyxia 1

Story mode[]

Player's hero[]

Commander Elise(184705).png
Plan Ahead(184707).png

Player's special cards[]

The Perfect Idea(184708).png

Player's decks[]

Class Card Quantity
Boss The Perfect Idea 2
Druid Embiggen 1
Claw 2
Strength in Numbers 1
Treenforcements 2
Breath of Dreams 2
Rising Winds 2
Shrubadier 2
Bite 2
Branching Paths 1
Garden Gnome 2
Mass Dispel 1
Aeroponics 1
Nourish 1
Emerald Explorer 2
Goru the Mightree 1
Winged Guardian 1
The Forest's Aid 1
Neutral Brightwing 1
Evasive Wyrm 2


  • There is no special rule of this encounter in Story and Heroic mode.


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Dark Prophecy(184963).png
Winged Guardian(184656).png


Flavor text

Story mode
Elise faces off against a flying foe without any wings of her own.
Heroic mode
Run a gauntlet of Kriziki's reborn minions!

Story mode[]

Before encounter

Commander Elise
There - up in the sky! Let's bring that bird down…


Commander Elise
Stop! You fiend - where have you taken Reno?
Kriziki the Winged
Ra-aaak! To the Violet Hold! Ours, all ours now!

Turn 2

Kriziki the Winged
Soon… the final plague will be unleashed!
Commander Elise
From Uldum? You brought it here? What are you planning!?
Come down here and fight me!

Turn 3

Commander Elise
This is no good… they're all fighting us from the air…

Player's The Perfect Idea

Commander Elise
Think Elise… think!
These should do the trick!
Aha! I've got a perfect idea for this situation.

Kriziki the Winged[]

Introduction in Heroic mode

Ra-aaak! The skies are MINE.

Hero Power

Fly, pretty!
Shiny, shiny minion…
In Darkness… Reborn!

Emote Response

I fly now! Ra-RAAK!


Scurry, scurry little ones…
The skies are mine! Akk!
Flee before E.V.I.L.'s might!

Bad Luck Albatross

On cursed wings it flies.

Diamond Winds

Chilling winds…
My wings… My- beautiful wings.

Dread Raven

Birds of a feather.

Madame Lazul

You gave… wings…


Traitor! Traitor! Raak!

Winged Guardian

Such… pretty… wings.


My… wings!

Commander Elise[]

All of the emotes are the same as Elise Starseeker's in Tombs of Terror adventure.

Type Emote
Thanks I am so grateful for that!
Well Played This battle will live on in the annals of history.
Greetings I am Elise Starseeker, and you will not get away with this!
Wow Incredible.
Oops A mistake.
Threaten I warn you. I have studied for this fight.
Attack For the League!
Concede It would be wise to… retreat!
Death Not like this…
Thinking [1] I must not fail…
Thinking [2] The stakes are high…
Thinking [3] Hm…
Almost out of cards I am low on cards.
Out of cards My cards are gone!
Error: Too many minions I have all the minions I can manage.
Error: Generic Utterly impossible.
Error: Hand already full I cannot hold any more cards!
Error: Hero already attacked I already attacked.
Error: Minion not ready It needs a quick nap.
Error: Minion exhausted That one is worn out.
Error: Not enough mana Not enough mana.
Error: Need a weapon Kindly equip a weapon first.
Error: Can't play that card I do not think so.
Error: Can't target stealthed minions It is still in stealth.
Error: Not a valid target That is outside my reach.
Error: Must attack taunt minion Something with Taunt is in the way.


Kriziki the Winged, full art

Patch changes[]