Legends: A Knife in the Dark

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Drive off a group of assassins.
Act: 3
Opponent Name: Assassins
Opponent Class: StrengthAgility Archer
Lanes: Field/Shadow
Starting Health: 30
Previous Quest: Reive's Wrath
Next Quest: The Siege of the Imperial City
Reward: 100 Soul Gems, Leaflurker, Rapid Shot

Chapter 18: A Knife in the Dark[edit]

A Knife in the Dark is the fourth battle of Act III.



Swims-at-Night: "Look, the emperor's guards..."
Swims-at-Night: "...someone's killed them!"


Healer: "Thank the Divines. The emperor will live. Thanks to you."
Laaneth: "He's in no shape to lead the assault."
Emperor: "No. The troops... must believe the emperor is strong."
Emperor: "Stranger. You have proven a mighty warrior. Here, take my armor. In my helm, none will know who you are. Lead the battle in my stead. The fate of the Empire is in your hands."

Opponent Deck[edit]

Deck List
Quantity Attributes Name Type (Subtype) Magicka Power Health Rarity Ability
2 Agility Arrow in the Knee Action 1 1Common Common Shackle a creature and deal 1 damage to it.
2 Strength Rapid Shot Action 1 1Common Common Deal 1 damage to a creature. If it survives, draw a card.
2 Strength Sharpshooter Scout Prophecy Creature (Wood Elf) 1 1 1 1Common Common Prophecy
Summon: Deal 1 damage.
2 Agility Finish Off Action 2 1Common Common Destroy a Wounded enemy creature.
2 Agility Blacksap Protector Prophecy Creature (Wood Elf) 3 3 3 2Rare Rare Prophecy, Guard
2 Agility Greenheart Knight Creature (Wood Elf) 3 1 5 1Common Common Charge
2 Agility Nimble Ally Creature (Wood Elf) 3 3 3 1Common Common Summon: +1/+1 and Lethal if the top card of your deck is Agility.
2 Strength Skaven Pyromancer Creature (Redguard) 3 2 3 1Common Common Summon: Deal 1 damage to all other creatures in this lane.
2 Strength Valenwood Huntsman Creature (Wood Elf) 3 3 1 1Common Common Summon: Deal 1 damage.
2 Agility Wood Elf Scout Creature (Wood Elf) 3 2 2 1Common Common Charge
1 Strength Fireball Action 4 2Rare Rare Deal 1 damage to all enemies.
2 Strength Earthbone Spinner Creature (Wood Elf) 4 3 2 3Epic Epic Summon: Silence another creature, then deal 1 damage to it.
1 Strength Grahtwood Ambusher Prophecy Creature (Wood Elf) 5 4 2 3Epic Epic Prophecy
Summon: Deal 1 damage to all enemy creatures in this lane.
3 Agility Leaflurker Creature (Wood Elf) 5 4 3 3Epic Epic Summon: Destroy a Wounded creature.
2 Agility Highland Lurcher Creature (Lurcher) 6 7 5 1Common Common
1 StrengthAgility Falinesti Reaver Creature (Wood Elf) 8 5 5 3Epic Epic Summon: Destroy all Wounded enemy creatures in this lane.


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