|Set:||Rise of Shadows|
|Abilities:||Destroy, Spend mana|
Spend all your Mana. Destroy a minion with that much Attack or less.
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How to get[edit | edit source]
Forbidden Words can be obtained through Rise of Shadows card packs, through crafting, or as an Arena reward. Regular Forbidden Words can also be obtained through the Highest Rank Bonus chest at the end of a Ranked season.
|Golden Forbidden Words||800||100|
Strategy[edit | edit source]
This card acts as a more costly, but more flexible, version of Shadow Word: Pain and Shadow Word: Death. However, if you plan right, you can combo this card with Lazul's Scheme to reduce a minion's Attack to 0 and then kill it, all using 0 Mana.
As Shadow Word: Pain can only kill minions with 3 or less Attack and costs 2 Mana, in most situations Forbidden Words will have superior value; while it will cost more to kill a 3-Attack minion and an equal amount to kill a 2-Attack minion, it will cost less to kill a 1 or 0-Attack minion. This, in combination with its ability to kill higher-power minions in more dire situations, provides it a superior level of flexibility, making it a stronger choice than Shadow Word: Pain in many, if not most, situations.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- This card's art depicts Madame Lazul.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Patch changes[edit | edit source]
- Patch 220.127.116.11933 (2019-04-04): Added.