Baleful Banker

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Baleful Banker
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Set: The Witchwood
Type: Minion
Class: Neutral
Rarity: Epic
Cost: 2
Attack: 2
Health: 2
Abilities: Battlecry, Copy, Shuffle into deck
Tags: Targeted
Artist: Dave Allsop

Battlecry: Choose a friendly minion. Shuffle a copy of it into your deck.

He's gotten big into crypt-o-currency.

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Baleful Banker is an epic neutral minion card, from the The Witchwood set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Baleful Banker can be obtained through The Witchwood card packs, or through crafting.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Baleful Banker 400 100
Golden Baleful Banker 1600 400

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Baleful Banker is comparable to Mage's old card, Manic Soulcaster, but 1 mana cheaper and Neutral. This card's effect lets you duplicate key or high-value cards to use later. To ensure value, Baleful Banker should be played on the same turn as a powerful minion, such as The Lich King or Tirion Fordring.

To help generate immediate impact, Baleful Banker can be played with Recruit mechanics to immediately put the shuffled minion onto the board. It can also be used in combos that require a specific card to be in the deck or as a way to "un-brick" the combo if the required minion is drawn.

This effect also delays Fatigue damage by one card, which can be relevant in some matchups.

Quotes[edit | edit source]

Let's stash that away.
Bah! Humbug!

Trivia[edit | edit source]

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Baleful Banker, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]