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Nithogg
55024 • DRG_224
Regular
DRG 224.png
Dimensions: Full330 x 410px
Golden
DRG 224 Premium1.png
Dimensions: Full330 x 410px
Elite
Set:Descent of DragonsDescent of Dragons
Type:Minion
Minion type:Dragon
Class:ShamanShaman
Rarity:LegendaryLegendary
Cost:6 Mana icon.png
Attack:5 Attack icon.png
Health:5 Health
Artist:Peet Cooper
Voice actor:Travis Willingham
Battlecry: Summon two 0/3 Eggs. Next turn they hatch into 4/4 Drakes with Rush.
Flavor text

Not to be confused with Nithogger.

Keywords
BATTLECRY
Referenced tags
RUSH
Boolean tags
COLLECTIBLE ELITE
Wiki tags
Battlecry, Summon
Wiki referenced tags
Dragon-generating, Rush-generating
External links

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For the boss of the same name in Galakrond's Awakening, see Nithogg (boss).

Nithogg is a legendary shaman minion card, from the Descent of Dragons set.

How to get[]

Auto-detected sources
TypeSourcePremiumQ.
Card packs
Descent of Dragons Pack
Wild Pack
Year of the Dragon Pack
Regular, Golden1~2
Crafting1600 dustdustRegular1
Crafting3200 dustdustGolden1

Summoned minions[]

Storm Egg
Storm Drake

Strategy[]

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Play when the board is clear or behind a taunt to force out a spell. Usually resulting in a positive trade. Also very good when used with Corrupt the Waters for double battlecry.

Sounds[]

Summon
Attack
Death

Fixed bugs[]

  • The Storm Eggs originally had Rush, which could be seen if they were buffed the turn they came into play. This was fixed in a server-side update on December 12th, 2019.

Lore[]

Nithogg is a storm drake.

Wowpedia icon.pngThis section uses content from Wowpedia.
Nithogg is a storm drake world boss located atop Nastrondir in Stormheim while Scourge of the Skies is available. He used to be a servant to the keepers, but broke free. Vethir wanted him dead for terrorizing the lands of Stormheim.

Trivia[]

  • Nithogg is a reference to Níðhöggr, a dragon from Norse mythology who gnaws on the roots of the world tree Yggdrasil.
  • The flavor text is a reference to Hogger.

Gallery[]

Nithogg, full art

Another version with grassland

Patch changes[]

  • Unknown (unintended bug): 0/3 Storm Eggs are now 10-cost minions and read: At the end of the turn, transform into a 20/20 Devilsaur.
  • Descent of Dragons logo.png Patch 16.0.0.37060 (2019-12-05): Added.
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