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Deal 3 damage to a character and Freeze it.
It is customary to yell "Chill out!" or "Freeze!" or "Ice ice, baby!" when you play this card.
How to get[edit | edit source]
Frostbolt x 2 are a reward for raising a mage to level 2.
Strategy[edit | edit source]
Frostbolt is a very useful direct damage spell in the mage's arsenal. Less powerful than Fireball, and less far-reaching than Arcane Explosion, Frostbolt fills a niche for finishing single targets with 2 or 3 health. Its freeze effect provides extra utility, useful for stopping higher-health minions in their tracks, until they can be properly disposed of. This also works against heroes, making it excellent for delaying a charging warrior or back-stabbing rogue from unleashing their latest weapon upon you.
Lore[edit | edit source]
Frostbolt is a Frost mage spell from World of Warcraft that deals direct damage and chills the target, slowing their movement by 50%.
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Patch changes[edit | edit source]
- Patch 18.104.22.16890 (2013-10-02): Now costs 2 mana, down from 3.
- Previously: Deal 3 damage to a character and Freeze it. [3 mana, Common]