Kabal Chemist

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Kabal Chemist
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Set: Mean Streets of Gadgetzan
Type: Minion
Class: Mage, Priest, Warlock
Tri-class: Kabal
Rarity: Common
Cost: 4
Attack: 3
Health: 3
Abilities: Battlecry, Generate
Tags: Random, Spell-generating
Artist: Mike Azevedo

Battlecry: Add a random Potion to your hand.

Sure you could have that Polymorph potion, but wouldn't you rather have this mystery potion? It could be anything. Even a Polymorph potion!

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Kabal Chemist is a common tri-class minion card, from the Mean Streets of Gadgetzan set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Kabal Chemist can be obtained through Mean Streets of Gadgetzan card packs, or through crafting.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Kabal Chemist 40 5
Golden Kabal Chemist 400 50

Generated spells[edit | edit source]

The Potions generated by Kabal Chemist are any of the collectible spells from the Mean Streets of Gadgetzan set that have the word "potion" in the name.[1] The Kabal Chemist may generate any of the possible Potions for the player, regardless of their class.

There are 10 possible Potions, giving a 10% chance of gaining any given spell:

Freezing Potion(49734).png
Potion of Polymorph(49694).png
Volcanic Potion(49689).png
Potion of Madness(49630).png
Pint-Size Potion(49644).png
Greater Healing Potion(49755).png
Dragonfire Potion(49648).png
Bloodfury Potion(49698).png
Blastcrystal Potion(49741).png
Felfire Potion(49699).png

Previous bugs[edit | edit source]

  • There was previously a bug that prevented Kabal Chemist from generating the Dragonfire Potion.[2] The bug was fixed in late January.[3]

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Kabal Chemist has a mediocre stats for its mana cost, putting most of its strength in its Battlecry. Many of the generated potions are extraordinarily powerful (although a few are less desirable), but suffer from a wide range of effects. The extreme randomness makes Kabal Chemist best when played proactively, letting you save the potion for when you need it, regardless of what you got.

Since only one of the possible cards offered by Kabal Chemist is a Secret, if your opponent plays a Secret that was generated by Kabal Chemist (you can check the history for how a card was generated) then you know precisely what it is: Potion of Polymorph.

Quotes[edit | edit source]

Drink the power.
Drink up.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Kabal Chemist, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Mike Donais on reddit. (2016-11-14). Retrieved on 2016-11-15.
  2. Developer Yong Woo on Twitter. (2016-12-31). Retrieved on 2017-01-15.
  3. Yong Woo on Twitter. (2017-01-26).