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Murloc Tidecaller
Minion type:Murloc
Cost:1 Mana icon.png
Attack:1 Attack icon.png
Health:2 Health
Abilities:Increment attribute
Wiki tags:Murloc-related, Summoning-related, Triggered effect
Artist:Jaemin Kim
Whenever you summon a Murloc, gain +1 Attack.
Flavor text

This guy gets crazy strong at family reunions.

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Murloc Tidecaller is a rare neutral minion card, inducted into the Legacy set, formerly from the Classic set.

Other versions[]

Battlegrounds Golden
Murloc Tidecaller(BG2) Battlegrounds.png

How to get[]

Murloc Tidecaller can be obtained through Classic card packs, or through crafting.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Murloc Tidecaller 100 20
Golden Murloc Tidecaller 800 100

Core set[]

Two copies of regular Murloc Tidecaller (Core) are obtained for raising sum of all your class levels to 22.

Two copies of golden Murloc Tidecaller (Core) are obtained for winning 1000 games across all classes.

Murloc Tidecaller (Core) is uncraftable and cannot be crafted or disenchanted.

Previous availability[]


  • The timing for Murloc Tidecaller is that its triggered effect activates prior to the application of any auras, and the activation of any card text.[1]


As a one mana minion benefiting from other summoned minions of the same sub-type, this card is best played on turn one as it has 2 health which can be a little difficult to remove at turn 1 for opponents. Following it up with a strong turn two play like Murloc Tidehunter or Rockpool Hunter can create a huge early game advantage. This card can easily get out of hand, and can be quite difficult and costly to take out if the player is allowed to build a board of murlocs as early as turn 3.


'Tidecaller' seems to refer to a specific role or class, with the title found among many types of murloc, and even other race such as the makrura. In World of Warcraft, the specific name "Murloc Tidecaller" is used by a type of level 16 murloc found in the Redridge Mountains.



Murloc Tidecaller, full art

Patch changes[]


  1. Tested by User:Taohinton 2015-02-02, using both Battlecry and aura-generating murlocs; in all cases the Tidecaller activated first
  2. 2.0 2.1 File:Development - collection4.jpg