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    Quite a wardeny week we have, with a new hero and an updated Winter Wardenland event at reduced refill costs! Hooray, and discuss!

    Last edited by Alduin The World Eater; 12-21-2017, 01:30 PM.
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  • #2
    So Isseya next week? Or am I missing something that she's already available?

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    • #3
      I'm super excited about this guy. I'm going for the new unit pack because that gear is awesome for him. This looks to be a fun week for Wardens.
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      • #4
        Garahel looks awesome. This is something I love about HODA--bringing us the legendary heroes of DA lore.
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        • #5
          I'm waiting for him since I read the last flight, nice design!
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          • #6
            Single hitters rarely if ever dominate the meta. RJS, Kitty and the likes are able to do it, because they have multiple attacks, making them not really single hitters in the first place.

            Garahel is not one of them. While he looks super cool, it looks like he is more bark than bite right now.

            Note: He surely is strong, but for the average smart players who only have enough gems to invest in the strongest game changing heroes, I really doubt he is one of them.


            • #7
              Originally posted by Sunfire View Post
              Single hitters rarely if ever dominate the meta. RJS, Kitty and the likes are able to do it, because they have multiple attacks, making them not really single hitters in the first place.

              Garahel is not one of them. While he looks super cool, it looks like he is more bark than bite right now.

              Note: He surely is strong, but for the average smart players who only have enough gems to invest in the strongest game changing heroes, I really doubt he is one of them.
              Yeah, I'm not sure about him. I think he's certainly a solid hero, but not sure where he fits. He seems custom made to take out someone like TEO before they blow up your team. I guess you could build a specialty elven warden team around him with Velanna and Fionna, but not sure how useful that is. Maybe Isseya is the key to fully appreciating him?
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              • #8
                I'm pretty sure 4x Garahel would be devastating.


                • #9
                  I love new heroe design too.
                  Maybe he will be a dangerous toon combined with Isseya.


                  • #10
                    I believe that with the new heroes coming and the constant unknown factor it is folly to look at each one individually. I think the squad as whole will need to be diverse, and multi tasking units will eventually overtake multi attacking.


                    • #11
                      You never know when a heroe will be useful, apparently bad heroes as Behemoth with the right gear and the right squad could be very dangerous, all depends on the new gear and future releases most of times.
                      It is better don't underestimate new heroes.


                      • #12
                        You're both correct, but for F2Ps that need to pick and choose which heroes to make big gem investments in they have to judge them on something, and their individual stats and abilities is the logical starting point.
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                        • #13
                          After Rhys and Evangeline, I was looking forwards to more literary heroes, so this is an awesome surprise! I almost regret not investing in my Wardens. It would have been awesome if Isseya were released alongside him though.


                          • #14
                            Originally posted by Kidnova View Post
                            You're both correct, but for F2Ps that need to pick and choose which heroes to make big gem investments in they have to judge them on something, and their individual stats and abilities is the logical starting point.
                            Totally hitted the mark in such sentence, I'm here with my gems, not sure about what to do.
                            No doubts here, this hero is good, top tier with a right team and fits well in a warden or elves-inquisition enviroment (even if he doesnt -fully- take all the bonuses), but you have that XY of not knowing the champion he goes in combo with (Isseya) but also the fact that he's a single attacker, a single one for real, sure, this doesnt make him extremely dominating, but also a double edged toon since there are too many unknown and, honestly, 200 gems aren't few for a F2P


                            • #15
                              Testing Garahel now, so far he gets Avernus and every warden AoE shine, power gain on the quick round is a prime ability, pairs well with RJS, Wardens Obviously and normal speed elves.
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