"What's in your mouth Lavanthor? Spit it out! Bad core hound!"
Hero powers[edit | edit source]
Special cards[edit | edit source]
Decks[edit | edit source]
The below classes are listed purely for reference, and have no effect on the boss' use of the cards during the battle.
|Cornered Sentry||2||Frothing Berserker||2|
|Frothing Berserker||2||Bloodhoof Brave||2|
|Mortal Strike||2||Death Revenant||2|
|Sudden Genesis||2||Security Rover||2|
|Grommash Hellscream||1||Blackhowl Gunspire||1|
|Neutral||Flame Juggler||2||Grommash Hellscream||1|
|Acolyte of Pain||2||Rotface||1|
|Grim Patron||2||King Mosh||1|
|Illidan Stormrage||1||Neutral||Acolyte of Pain||2|
|Baron Geddon||1||Grim Patron||2|
|Core Hound||2||Hogger, Doom of Elwynn||1|
Strategy[edit | edit source]
Lavanthor runs a rage deck. He will gain the immediate effects due to his hero power so try to kill his Molten Rock as fast as possible to avoid this effect. But if you have enough healing or armor to survive several Molten Rocks you can play passively for some time and wait or cast spells on the dangerous minions until Lavanthor will drain out his deck.
If you can play aggresively (Rush, Battlecry decks, Emerald Goggles / Robes of Gaudiness / Rocket Backpacks passives, any semi-endless resourses like Grimmer Patron or Bloodreaver Gul'dan etc.), play in this way which gives a good board control too. For example, playing Priest and having the Rocket Backpacks passive, you can easily clear the board by stealing Grim Patron with Shadow Madness and creating your own potent board at the same time.
Dialogue[edit | edit source]
- Swampqueen Hagatha
- They sealed away these core hounds out of fear. Unleash them!
Lore[edit | edit source]
- Lavanthor is a core hound boss located in Violet Hold.
- Cyanigosa in her cold cunning has unleashed the core hound's inferno. The magi imprisoned Lavanthor to stanch the two-headed terror's thirst for blood, and years of isolation have done nothing to improve its temper.
Gallery[edit | edit source]
Patch changes[edit | edit source]
- Patch 188.8.131.52795 (2019-05-14): Added.
|The Dalaran Heist|
|Chapter 1: Dalaran Bank||
|Chapter 2: The Violet Hold||
|Chapter 3: Streets of Dalaran||
|Chapter 4: The Underbelly||
|Chapter 5: Kirin Tor Citadel||