He likes to act like he's in charge, but the silverback matriarch actually runs things.
How to get
They are uncraftable and cannot be crafted or disenchanted.
Prior Year of the Gryphon's rotation on March 30, 2021:
- Two copies of Silverback Patriarch were automatically included in all players' collections upon unlocking the warrior class.
- Two Golden copies of Silverback Patriarch were a reward for raising a warrior to levels 53 and 54.
Silverback Patriarch is generally considered an overcosted/understatted card, with very little potential despite its Beast type. New players may find this card of use if building an early game Taunt-heavy deck, but it is otherwise not recommended; even in those decks, Ironfur Grizzly is a stronger option, with a better statline and retaining the Beast tag.
Silverback Patriarch has multiple stronger alternatives. Although some of them lack the Beast tag, generally this is a minor upside at best.
- The artwork for this card comes from the World of Warcraft Trading Card Game "Servants of the Betrayer" series, for the card King Khan.