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Professor Putricide
42563 • ICC_204
Regular
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Dimensions: Full330 x 410px
Golden
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Dimensions: Full330 x 410px
Elite
Set:Knights of the Frozen ThroneKnights of the Frozen Throne
Type:Minion
Class:HunterHunter
Rarity:LegendaryLegendary
Cost:4 Mana icon.png
Attack:5 Attack icon.png
Health:4 Health
Artist:Mike Sass
After you play a Secret, put a random Hunter Secret into the battlefield.
Flavor text

Among his more notable inventions: A tentacle-groomer, a plague that would wipe out all life on Azeroth, and a fidget spinner.

Keywords
TRIGGER_VISUAL
Referenced tags
SECRET
Boolean tags
COLLECTIBLE ELITE
Wiki tags
Put into battlefield
Wiki referenced tags
Class-related, Random, Secret-related, Triggered effect
External links

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For the boss of the same name, see Professor Putricide.
For the Battlegrounds hero, see Professor Putricide (Battlegrounds).

Professor Putricide is a legendary hunter minion card, from the Knights of the Frozen Throne set.

How to get[]

Auto-detected sources
TypeSourcePremiumQ.
Card packs
Knights of the Frozen Throne Pack
Wild Pack
Regular, Golden1~2
Crafting1600 dustdustRegular1
Crafting3200 dustdustGolden1

Strategy[]

The stats of Professor Putricide are good on its own, but its text is what makes it special; for every secret you play, you technically play two secrets, which will make your opponent have to play around the secrets.

Sounds[]

Summon
Attack
Death

Lore[]

Wowpedia icon.pngThis section uses content from Wowpedia.
"Good news, everyone! I think I've perfected a plague that will destroy all life on Azeroth!"
Professor Putricide is the Scourge genius behind the development of all forms of blight, plague, ooze, scourge, and death delivery. He is the final boss in the Plagueworks section of Icecrown Citadel, the first Icecrown wing to be unlocked. In order to reach his laboratory, players must first defeat Festergut and Rotface.

Trivia[]

  • This card is the first legendary hunter minion that is not a Beast.
  • Just like in his World of Warcraft incarnation, Putricide's voice, quotes, and overall demeanor are a reference to the character Professor Farnsworth from the American animated TV series Futurama.
  • The artwork of this card is also used as the image for the second phase of the the Professor Putricide boss.

Gallery[]

Professor Putricide, full art

Professor Putricide in World of Warcraft.

Patch changes[]

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