Dire Mole

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Dire Mole
Dire Mole(76996).png
Dire Mole(76996) Gold.png
Set: Kobolds and Catacombs
Type: Minion
Subtype: Beast
Rarity: Common
Cost: 1
Attack: 1
Health: 3
Artist: Daren Bader

You especially don't want to make a dire mountain out of a dire mole hill.

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Dire Mole is an common neutral minion card, from the Kobolds & Catacombs set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Dire Mole can be obtained through Kobolds & Catacombs card packs purchased online from the Battle.net shop, or through crafting.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Dire Mole 40 5
Golden Dire Mole 400 50

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Despite the rather tame appearance, this minion has notably good stats for its mana cost. Three health is hard to deal with on 1 mana. The Beast tag also gives it plenty of synergy with Hunter and Druid, allowing for a Crackling Razormaw or Mark of Y'Shaarj on the following turn.

It's also a strong choice for Build-a-Beast, as it will give your Zombeast a sizeable stat increase for only 1 mana more.

Lore[edit | edit source]

Dire moles are creatures unique to Hearthstone. Some have been tamed by the kobolds, who use them as mounts to dig deeper into the catacombs.[1]

Gravelsnout Knight depicts a kobold riding a dire mole.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

The name of this card is likely a play on the World of Warcraft dungeon Dire Maul.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Dire Mole, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. BlizzCon 2017 - Hearthstone | What's Next panel (30:00). (2017-11-03). Retrieved on 2017-11-23.