Spell Hunter is a wild-exclusive archetype. For more information, see Game format.
Spell Hunter is a Hunter deck type, that was first used after release of Kobolds and Catacombs. This deck has no minions to activate and effects. It relies on minions summoned by , and and created by 's .
The deck shares similarities with Secret Hunter, where the main bulk of the early game is playing Secrets to power up . Although it doesn't get the benefits of for huge tempo swings or for massive card draw, as well as being unable to include Neutral tech cards like or , To My Side! and Rhok'delar add a great amount of value. Because of its ability to function without minions, it was commonly used to abuse the and Y'Shaarj combo before they rotated out of the Standard year.
The following cards are usually in the deck.
The following cards are played in most or all versions of the deck:
The following cards are played more than occasionally, but not always: