North-Wind Herald is a Unit.

How to Get Edit

Type Creation Destruction
Uncommon Icon shiftstone 200 Icon shiftstone 10
Premium Icon shiftstone 1600 Icon shiftstone 100
This card can also be obtained from Card Packs. Diamond Chests and Card Packs can give Premium versions of this card.

Strategy Edit

By playing 4 Unstable FormUnstable Forms on North-Wind Herald the turn after you play him (see Notes), you can "cheat" out an early Scourge of FrosthomeScourge of Frosthome.

Notes Edit

While North-Wind Herald is free, it has no influence requirements.

On the turn you play North-Wind Herald for free, playing Unstable Form on it will transform the Herald into a 1-cost unit. However, it will resume being a 6-cost unit the turn after it's played. Playing the Unstable Form as your first spell played will then transform it into a 7-cost unit.

North-Wind Herald is part of a cycle with East-Wind HeraldEast-Wind Herald, West-Wind HeraldWest-Wind Herald, and South-Wind HeraldSouth-Wind Herald.

North-Wind Herald is part of an incomplete cycle of Unit cards in The Empty Throne which are free under specific conditions.

  • These cards are: Lurking SanguarLurking Sanguar, ArmorsmithArmorsmith, InfernusInfernus and North-Wind HeraldNorth-Wind Herald.
  • Sand WarriorSand Warrior may be the fifth card in this cycle. It is a Time card with no power cost, with the 'condition' of having 3 or more Time influence. However, it does not share the similar text of the other cards.