Battlecry: Give your weapon +1/+1.
He was this close to piloting a massive juggernaut into Stormwind Harbor. If it weren't for those pesky kids!
How to get
|Golden Captain Greenskin||3200||1600|
- Captain Greenskin's Battlecry is useful in any weapon deck, and strongly encourages waiting to play him until you have a suitable weapon equipped. Given his otherwise underwhelming stats, Greenskin is likely a poor choice for decks which do not feature weapons.
- This card is the only way a rogue can increase the durability of their weapons, with the exception of using Lorewalker Cho on spells like Upgrade!.
- Drink up me 'arties!
- Yo Ho, ahahahaha!
Captain Greenskin was a level 20 elite goblin in the Deadmines. Captain Greenskin was a goblin captain in the employ of Edwin VanCleef. His first mate was Mr. Smite, and the cook aboard his ship was Cookie. Greenskin was killed when a group of Alliance adventurers attacked the Deadmines.
This card's flavor text "If it weren't for those pesky kids!" is a well-known quote from Scooby-Doo.
The card art actually depicts Short John Mithril.
- Patch 126.96.36.19990 (2013-10-02): Is now a 5/4 with ‘Battlecry: Give your weapon +1/+1.’
- Previously: Whenever you attack with your hero, draw a card. [5 mana, 5 attack, 5 health, Legendary]