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Power of the Wild
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Artist:Steve Tappin
Choose One - Give your minions +1/+1; or Summon a 3/2 Panther.
Flavor text

Never look a panther in the eye. Or is it 'Always look a panther in the eye'? Well, it's one of those.

Boolean tags
Wiki tags
Choose One, Increment attack, Increment health, Summon
Wiki referenced tags
Area of effect, Beast-generating
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Power of the Wild is a common druid spell card, inducted into the Legacy set, formerly from the Classic set.

Other versions[]

How to get[]

Auto-detected sources
Card packs
Classic Pack
Wild Pack
Golden Classic Pack
Regular, Golden1~2
Crafting40 dustdustRegular1
Crafting400 dustdustGolden1

Core set[]

Two copies of regular CorePower of the Wild are obtained for raising druid to level 1.

Two copies of golden Power of the Wild (Core) are obtained for winning 50 games as druid.

Power of the Wild (Core) is uncraftable and cannot be crafted or disenchanted.

Choose One cards[]

Leader of the Pack
Summon a Panther
Summoned minions


As a Choose One card, druids can choose one of two effects for the card. What to choose depends on the situation at hand.

  • LegacySummon a Panther - The Panther minion is a reasonable if unexciting 3/2 body for 2 mana, and can prove valuable if you are in quick need of a minion. If you have an empty board, drop the panther down. It is worth noting that the Panther is a Beast, which allows for Beast synergy effects.
  • LegacyLeader of the Pack - This is potentially a powerful buff, affecting all your current minions. However, its benefit depends on how many minions you currently have, as well as the specific details of their value in terms of the current board situation. This effect is very useful for buffing the survivability of fragile minions or to make a game ending attack on the enemy hero. It has great synergy with aggro decks aiming to fill the board with as many minions as possible.

LegacyLeader of the Pack is potentially far more powerful than LegacySummon a Panther, but depends on your current minions to be of use. The Panther is underwhelming in comparison, but adds versatility to this card when you have few or no minions.

While Mean Streets of GadgetzanMark of the Lotus is more efficient for solely buffing your minions, it is more flexible to use since you can it to summon a Panther instead if you don't have a large board built up.

Ideally, use Leader of the Pack to improve the survivability of fragile minions, to allow weaker minions to overpower mighty adversaries, or use it when you have a full board of minions and reap a combined +7/+7 benefit from this 2 mana card. Alternatively, the Panther makes a fine weaker minion when your side of the board is empty.



Power of the Wild, full art

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