EVIL Genius

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EVIL Genius
Regular
EVIL Genius(90591).png
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Gold
EVIL Genius(90591) Gold.png
Set: Rise of Shadows
Type: Minion
Class: Warlock
Rarity: Common
Cost: 2
Attack: 2
Health: 2
Abilities: Battlecry, Destroy, Generate
Tags: Lackey-generating, Random, Targeted
Artist: Rudy Siswanto

Battlecry: Destroy a friendly minion to add 2 random Lackeys to your hand.

You do not want to be on the business end of this intellect!

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EVIL Genius is a common warlock minion card, from the Rise of Shadows set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

EVIL Genius can be obtained through Rise of Shadows card packs, through crafting, or as an Arena reward.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
EVIL Genius 40 5
Golden EVIL Genius 400 50

Lackey cards[edit | edit source]

EVIL Genius' Battlecry generates two of the following cards at random.

Draconic Lackey(127270).png
Ethereal Lackey(91031).png
Faceless Lackey(91021).png
Goblin Lackey(91029).png
Kobold Lackey(91022).png
Titanic Lackey(90779).png
Witchy Lackey(91023).png

Strategy[edit | edit source]

EVIL Genius effectively draws two cards and has decent stats for its cost, but this comes at the cost of having to sacrifice a friendly minion. This drawback can however be exploited by activating a beneficial Deathrattle effect, such as Scarab Egg, or by removing a minion with a detrimental effect, such as one that has had Blessing of Wisdom cast on it.

Quotes[edit | edit source]

Summon
You've served your purpose!
Attack
Goodbye!

Gallery[edit | edit source]

EVIL Genius, full art
Concepts and sketches

Patch changes[edit | edit source]