Outcast

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Outcast
A bonus if played as the left- or right-most card in hand.

Outcast is an ability where the stated effect occurs if the card is played from either of the outermost spots in the hand. Cards with this ability are limited to the Demon Hunter class.

Notes[edit | edit source]

Strategy[edit | edit source]

If you want to use Outcast to its fullest potential, it's a good idea to use lots of low-mana cards in your deck. This will let you clear your hand and activate the Outcast effect more consistently. The most consistent way to activate Outcast effects is to keep a small hand. With fewer cards in hand, there's less of a chance you'll be stuck with something unplayable and be unable to benefit from Outcast. However, you will be at the mercy of draw RNG.

Outcast cards are greatly affected by effects that generate or remove cards from the hand. It's important to be careful with the order cards are played in; for example, Twin Slice will place the Second Slice in the rightmost spot, potentially forcing you to waste the second spell to access an Outcast.

Cards that are immediately drawn will have their Outcast effect enabled. It's important to choose whether or not to change your plan to account for a newly-drawn Outcast, playing it when it's most easily activated.

If Outcast cards aren't used quickly, they might get stuck between two high cost cards - such as an Outcast card flanked by two Inner Demons, or your combo pieces such as Kael'thas Sunstrider and Inner Demon, making it inconvenient for you to activate its Outcast effect. In these cases, you should just forsake the Outcast effect and use it for its main effect.

Cards with Outcast[edit | edit source]

Name / Desc Rarity Type Subtype Class Cost Atk HP Description
Consume Magic Common Spell Demon Hunter 1 Silence an enemy minion.
Outcast: Draw a card.
Crimson Sigil Runner Common Minion General Demon Hunter 1 1 1 Outcast: Draw a card.
Felosophy Epic Spell 1 Copy the lowest Cost Demon in your hand.
Outcast: Give both +1/+1.
Spectral Sight Common Spell Demon Hunter 2 Draw a card.
Outcast: Draw another.
Dreadlord's Bite Common Weapon Demon Hunter 3 2 2 Outcast: Deal 1 damage to all enemies.
Eye Beam Epic Spell Demon Hunter 3 Lifesteal. Deal 3 damage to a minion.
Outcast: This costs (1).
Glide Rare Spell Demon Hunter 4 Shuffle your hand into your deck. Draw 4 cards.
Outcast: Your opponent does the same.
Illidari Felblade Rare Minion General Demon Hunter 4 5 3 Rush
Outcast: Gain Immune this turn.
Star Student Stelina Legendary Minion General Demon Hunter 4 4 3 Outcast: Look at 3 cards in your opponent's hand. Shuffle one of them into their deck.
Vilefiend Trainer Common Minion General Demon Hunter 4 5 4 Outcast: Summon two 1/1 Demons.
Skull of Gul'dan Rare Spell Demon Hunter 6 Draw 3 cards.
Outcast: Reduce their Cost by (3).
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Eye Beam(210693).png
Glide(329895).png
Illidari Felblade(210694).png
Star Student Stelina(329901).png
Vilefiend Trainer(329959).png
Skull of Gul'dan(210691).png


Forged in the Barrens

The below cards are planned for release with Forged in the Barrens, coming April of 2021.

Name / Desc Rarity Type Subtype Class Cost Atk HP Description
Spectral Sight Common Spell Demon Hunter 2 Draw a card.
Outcast: Draw another.
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Related cards[edit | edit source]

Name / Desc Rarity Type Subtype Class Cost Atk HP Description
Double Jump Common Spell Demon Hunter 1 Draw an Outcast card from your deck.
Illidari Studies Common Spell Demon Hunter 1 Discover an Outcast card. Your next one costs (1) less.
Redeemed Pariah Common Minion General Demon Hunter 2 2 3 After you play an Outcast card, gain +1/+1.
Line Hopper Common Minion General Demon Hunter 3 3 4 Your Outcast cards cost (1) less.
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Forged in the Barrens

The below cards are planned for release with Forged in the Barrens, coming April of 2021.

Name / Desc Rarity Type Subtype Class Cost Atk HP Description
Kor'vas Bloodthorn Legendary Minion General Demon Hunter 2 2 2 Charge, Lifesteal
After you play a card with Outcast, return this to your hand.
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Achievements[edit | edit source]

Name Requirements Rewards
Unpopular Kids (1/5) Trigger 20 Outcast effects. 10 Achievement Point.png
Unpopular Kids (2/5) Trigger 60 Outcast effects. 10 Achievement Point.png
Unpopular Kids (3/5) Trigger 200 Outcast effects. 10 Achievement Point.png
Unpopular Kids (4/5) Trigger 600 Outcast effects. 10 Achievement Point.png
Unpopular Kids (5/5) Trigger 2000 Outcast effects. 20 Achievement Point.png

Patch changes[edit | edit source]