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Set: Saviors of Uldum
Type: Spell
Class: Shaman
Rarity: Rare
Cost: 7
Abilities: Deal damage
Tags: Area of effect
Artist: Zoltan Boros

Deal 5 damage to all minions, then deal 2 damage to all minions.

Shake it, sh-sh-sh-shake it like a Kalimdor fissure.

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Earthquake is a rare shaman spell card, from the Saviors of Uldum set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

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

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Earthquake 100 20
Golden Earthquake 800 100

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Earthquake is an ideal way to deal with Reborn minions. After the spell deals 5 damage to all minions, any minions that have been reduced to 0 Health will die and be removed from the board, and any Reborn minions killed will be resummoned before the spell deals 2 damage to them. As Reborn are resummone with 1 Health, the additional 2 damage will finish them off.

Lore[edit | edit source]

Earthquake originally appeared as the Ultimate ability for the Far Seer hero unit in Warcraft III: Reign of Chaos, where it causes the Far Seer to channel an earthquake in a large area for up to 25 seconds, continuously damaging buildings and significantly slowing units. In World of Warcraft, Earthquake is an Elemental shaman ability which instantly causes an earthquake in a target area for 6 seconds, damaging and sometimes knocking down enemies caught in it.

Patch changes[edit | edit source]