Spirit of the Tiger

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Spirit of the Tiger
Spirit of the Tiger(90188).png
Spirit of the Tiger(90188) Gold.png
Set: Rastakhan's Rumble
Type: Minion
Class: Paladin
Rarity: Rare
Cost: 4
Attack: 0
Health: 3
Abilities: Stealth, Summon
Tags: Cost-related, Spell-related, Triggered effect
Artist: Arthur Gimaldinov

Stealth for 1 turn.
Whenever you cast a spell, summon a Tiger with stats equal to its Cost.

Less of a cantrip and more of a cat-nip.

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Spirit of the Tiger is a rare paladin minion card, from the Rastakhan's Rumble set.

How to get[edit | edit source]

Spirit of the Tiger can be obtained through Rastakhan's Rumble card packs, through crafting, or as an Arena reward. Golden Spirit of the Tiger can also be obtained through the Highest Rank Bonus chest at the end of each Ranked season.

Card Crafting cost Disenchanting
Spirit of the Tiger 100 20
Golden Spirit of the Tiger 800 100

Summoned minions[edit | edit source]

Tiger(90301).png

Notes[edit | edit source]

  • The Tigers summoned by Spirit of the Tiger have Attack and Health equal to the Cost of spells cast. For example, casting a 4-mana spell will cause Spirit of the Tiger to summon a 4/4 Tiger.[1]
  • Spirit of the Tiger's effect only triggers for spells that cost 1 or more mana.[2]
  • Spirit of the Tiger's effect only triggers for spells that the player plays from their hand. It is not activated by spell copies cast by cards such as Lynessa Sunsorrow or The Voraxx.[3]

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Spirit of the Tiger is a card that can generate a lot of value, so it's more effective if it can be protected by buffing its Health or hiding it behind a Taunt.

Despite being value-oriented, it can provide huge tempo swings in the right situation, for example by using Consecration against a board with small minions.

Lore[edit | edit source]

The Spirit of the Tiger is, as the name suggests, a spiritual manifestation[4] of Shirvallah, the tiger loa.

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Spirit of the Tiger, full art

Patch changes[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. Peter Whalen on Twitter. (2018-11-20). 
  2. Peter Whalen on Twitter. (2018-11-20). 
  3. Peter Whalen on Twitter. (2018-11-20). 
  4. Blizzard Entertainment (2018-11-02). BlizzCon 2018 Opening Ceremony. YouTube. Retrieved on 2018-11-04.