Grave Rune

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Grave Rune
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Set: Descent of Dragons
Type: Spell
Class: Priest
Rarity: Common
Cost: 4
Abilities: Copy, Summon
Tags: Deathrattle-granting, Targeted
Artist: Eva Widermann

Give a minion "Deathrattle: Summon 2 copies of this."

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Grave Rune is a common priest spell card, from the Descent of Dragons set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Grave Rune can be obtained through Descent of Dragons card packs, through crafting, or as an Arena reward.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Grave Rune 40 5
Golden Grave Rune 400 50

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • Grave Rune's applied Deathrattle effect summons new copies of the target minion, rather than a strict copy of the target minion with current enchantments.

Strategy[edit | edit source]

A card ideal for Deathrattle Priest, Grave Rune allows a minion to summon two copies of itself as a Deathrattle, akin to Carnivorous Cube. However, in exchange for costing 1 less mana than Carnivorous Cube, the minion is otherwise unaltered until it dies. Grave Rune is also useful for completing the priest class' Quests: it can make progress with Awaken the Makers if you cast Grave Rune on a Deathrattle minion (also allowing its Deathrattle to trigger thrice) and Activate the Obelisk can be achieved by casting Grave Rune on a Lifesteal minion or a minion with a healing Deathrattle such as Mistress of Mixtures or Khartut Defender.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Grave Rune, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]