Devoted Maniac

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Devoted Maniac
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Set: Descent of Dragons
Type: Minion
Class: Neutral
Rarity: Common
Cost: 4
Attack: 2
Health: 2
Abilities: Battlecry, Invoke, Rush
Artist: Anzka Nguyen

Rush Battlecry: Invoke Galakrond.

There are plenty of apathetic maniacs, but they couldn't be bothered.

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Devoted Maniac is a common neutral minion card, from the Descent of Dragons set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Devoted Maniac can be obtained through Descent of Dragons card packs, through crafting, or as an Arena reward. Golden Devoted Maniac can also be obtained through the Highest Rank Bonus chest at the end of each Ranked season.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Devoted Maniac 40 5
Golden Devoted Maniac 400 50

Invoke effects[edit | edit source]

Galakrond's Wit(127304).png
Galakrond's Guile(127285).png
Galakrond's Fury(151420).png
Galakrond's Malice(127284).png
Galakrond's Might(151327).png
Icon Priest 48.png


Icon Rogue 48.png


Icon Shaman 48.png


Icon Warlock 48.png


Icon Warrior 48.png


Notes[edit | edit source]

Strategy[edit | edit source]

This minion is a bad pick simply for its statline - Swift Messenger is always better. The purpose of this card is to use it in a Galakrond deck that requires more Invoke. Each classes uses Devoted Maniac slightly differently, and gains better or worse value from its statline and effect.

  • Priest - Adding a random Priest minion to your hand is far too slow and inefficient for such a weak body. Time Rip, Disciple of Galakrond, and Shield of Galakrond should be sufficient enough.
  • Rogue - While slow, the random Lackey is great value. Rogue also suffers from weaker Invoke cards than the other classes, making this one more comparable.
  • Shaman - A 2/2 and 2/1 Rush is flexible and useful, able to deal 4 damage to a minion or 2 to two minions. It can also be played on the board as a worse Dragonling Mechanic.
  • Warlock - Effectively a Grim Necromancer that trades 2 health for instant damage. This makes it a great Zoo card.
  • Warrior - Good removal, comparable to Restless Mummy with one less total attack. It can also be played as a 2/2 that deals 3.

Rush keyword also synergizes with Town Crier, Countess Ashmore, and Woodcutter's Axe.

Quotes[edit | edit source]

Tender flesh, for the dragonlord!

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Devoted Maniac, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]