Backstreet Leper

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Backstreet Leper
Backstreet Leper(49697).png
Backstreet Leper(49697) Gold.png
Set: Mean Streets of Gadgetzan
Type: Minion
Rarity: Common
Cost: 3
Attack: 3
Health: 1
Abilities: Deal damage, Deathrattle

Deathrattle: Deal 2 damage to the enemy hero.

Quit playing games with his heart. And his fingers. And foot. It's rude.

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Backstreet Leper is a common neutral minion card, from the Mean Streets of Gadgetzan set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Backstreet Leper can be obtained through Classic card packs, through crafting, or as an Arena reward. Golden Backstreet Leper can also be obtained through the Highest Rank Bonus chest at the end of each Ranked season.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Backstreet Leper 40 5
Golden Backstreet Leper 400 50

Strategy[edit | edit source]

A larger and more expensive Leper Gnome. Comparable to Magma Rager in damage output and lack of Health.

Quotes[edit | edit source]

You feel icky!
Oh, icky...

Lore[edit | edit source]

This backstreet leper gnome appears to have been recruited by the Kabal. The Kabal's magic appears to have empowered this gnome far beyond its normal stats, and may even have managed to cure the gnome's affliction, although its title suggests otherwise. Fittingly, its summoning quote is a twist on the Leper Gnome's summoning quote, "I feel icky!".

The gnome also seems to have been armed by his new allies, with his Deathrattle seeing him throwing a Volcanic Potion (or similar Kabal concoction) at the enemy hero. While normally an indiscriminate AoE effect, apparently the Backstreet Leper is capable of more precise targeting, throwing it directly at the opponent rather than into the main battlefield.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

Artist[edit | edit source]

Yewon Park

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Backstreet Leper, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]

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