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The best Wild Hearthstone decks - August 2017 (Season 41) - Hearthstone

Our guide to the best decks you can use to climb the Un'Goro Wild ladder.

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On this page you'll find the best Wild Hearthstone decks for August 2017 (Season 41), with guides to playing the most popular.

Although Hearthstone's Wild format continues to stand very much in the shadow of the game's more popular Standard mode, it's increasingly becoming a place we like hanging out in - particular at times likes this when we approach the end of an expansion meta and we need something just a little less boring to do with our time.

Enter our guide to the best Wild decks you can play in Hearthstone right now. From here you'll be able to find a hero-by-hero pick of the top decks you can play in this format, and we've even got a starter guide for the majority of them. We'll fill in the gaps here over time, and add links in this article as and when each remaining guide is completed.

If there are any other Wild decks you'd like to see us cover, let us know in the comments and we'll include them as quickly as we can!

Druid

Remember Egg Druid? Well, a reworked version of this deck is proving to be about the strongest option the Druid has on the Wild ladder in the current meta. Not too far behind though is Jade Druid - well worth checking out if the other deck doesn't take your fancy.

Egg DruidWild Egg Druid deck list guide
Jade DruidWild Jade Druid deck list guide

Hunter

Although there are other Wild Hunter decks in circulation, there are few we'd heartily recommend for the ladder above Midrange Hunter. It's admittedly not a very exciting option, but it's as consistent as ever and a good deck for dipping your toes into the uncertain waters of this format.

Midrange HunterWild Midrange Hunter deck list guide

Mage

Secret Mage is as popular in Wild as it is in Standard and it's our biggest recommendation for this hero right now. Tempo Mage is another solid choice if you don't fancy juggling all those spells. We're still working on deck guides for both, but you'll find a snapshot of solid deck lists for Freeze Mage and Reno Mage just below.

Secret MageWild Secret Mage deck list guide
Tempo MageWild Tempo Mage deck list guide

Wild Freeze Mage deck list:

MageSetNeutralSet
2 x Ice Lance1 x Bloodmage Thalnos
1 x ArcanologistUNG2 x Doomsayer
2 x Frostbolt2 x Mad ScientistNAX
2 x Medivh's ValetKAR2 x Acolyte of Pain
2 x Primordial GlyphUNG1 x Emperor ThaurissanBRM
2 x Arcane Intellect1 x Alexstrasza
2 x Frost Nova
2 x Ice Barrier
2 x Ice Block
2 x Fireball
1 x Blizzard
1 x Archmage Antonidas

Wild Reno Mage deck list:

MageSetNeutralSet
1 x Arcane BlastTGT1 x Mistress of MixturesMSG
1 x Babbling BookKAR1 x Bloodmage Thalnos
1 x ArcanologistUNG1 x Doomsayer
1 x FlamecannonGVG1 x Golakka CrawlerUNG
1 x Frostbolt1 x Mad ScientistNAX
1 x Medivh's ValetKAR1 x DeathlordNAX
1 x Primordial GlyphUNG1 x Piloted ShredderGVG
1 x Counterspell1 x Azure Drake
1 x DuplicateNAX1 x Sludge BelcherNAX
1 x Ice Block1 x Emperor ThaurissanBRM
1 x KazakusMSG1 x Reno JacksonLOE
1 x Polymorph1 x ToshleyGVG
1 x Blizzard1 x Medivh, the GuardianKAR
1 x Archmage Antonidas1 x N'Zoth, the CorruptorTOG
1 x Firelands PortalKAR
1 x Flamestrike

Paladin

Wild Secret Paladin isn't quite as powerful as it used to be - and has given top spot away to Midrange Paladin - but both are pretty reasonable ways of making your ladder climb this month. We're also working on our Murloc Paladin guide - the deck list is just a little further down the page.

Midrange PaladinWild Midrange Paladin deck list guide
Secret PaladinWild Secret Paladin deck list guide
Dude PaladinWild Dude Paladin deck list guide

Wild Murloc Paladin deck list:

PaladinSetNeutralSet
2 x AvengeNAX1 x Mistress of Mixtures
1 x Competitive SpiritTGT2 x Murloc Tidecaller
1 x Grimscale ChumMSG2 x Rockpool HunterUNG
2 x Noble Sacrifice2 x Murloc Warleader
1 x Redemption1 x Gentle MegasaurUNG
1 x Repentance1 x Dr. BoomGVG
2 x Vilefin InquisitorTOG
2 x HydrologistUNG
2 x Shielded MinibotGVG
1 x Divine Favor
1 x Muster for BattleGVG
1 x Consecration
2 x Mysterious ChallengerTGT
1 x Spikeridged SteedUNG
1 x Tirion Fordring

Priest

Dragon Priest and Reno Priest are the two most common deck types you'll encounter for this hero. A Miracle / Combo deck is also a very strong choice for climbing the ladder and we'll be expanding our deck list below into a full guide in the very near future.

Dragon PriestWild Dragon Priest deck list guide
Reno PriestWild Reno Priest deck list guide

Wild Combo / Miracle Priest deck list:

PriestSetNeutralSet
2 x Circle of Healing2 x Zombie ChowNAX
2 x Inner Fire1 x Wild Pyromancer
2 x Light of the NaaruGVG1 x Acolyte of Pain
2 x Northshire Cleric2 x DeathlordNAX
1 x Potion of MadnessMSG
2 x Divine Spirit
2 x Radiant ElementalUNG
1 x Shadow VisionsUNG
1 x Shadow Word: Pain
2 x Kabal TalonpriestMSG
2 x Velen's ChosenGVG
2 x Auchenai Soulpriest
2 x Circle of Healing
1 x Lyra the SunshardUNG

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Rogue

Miracle Rogue is the flagship archetype for this hero in the current metagame. We've kept Quest Rogue here for now, but it's long-term fortunes post-nerf have yet to be determined. Let's see how things stack up when we next review this list in the wake of the Frozen Throne launch.

Miracle RogueWild Miracle Rogue deck list guide
Quest RogueWild Quest Rogue deck list guide

Shaman

There are loads of options for the Wild Shaman fan at this moment in time. Control, Aggro and Token are probably your best option but almost all of these are viable for a climb up the Wild ladder right now.

Control ShamanWild Control Shaman Shaman deck list guide
Aggro ShamanWild Aggro Shaman deck list guide
Token ShamanWild Token Shaman deck list guide
Midrange ShamanWild Midrange Shaman deck list guide
Murloc ShamanWild Murloc Shaman deck list guide

Warlock

It's Reno or Zoo for the Wild Warlock right now. We'll add a link to our Wild Zoo Warlock guide as soon as it's finished - for now we've got the deck list for you to play around with.

RenolockWild Renolock deck list guide

Wild Zoo Warlock deck list:

WarlockSetNeutralSet
2 x Flame Imp2 x Abusive Sergeant
2 x Possessed VillagerTOG2 x Dire Wolf Alpha
2 x Power Overwhelming2 x Haunted CreeperNAX
2 x Voidwalker2 x Knife Juggler
2 x Dark PeddlerLOE2 x Nerubian EggNAX
2 x Flame Imp1 x Defender of Argus
2 x Imp Gang BossBRM1 x Leeroy Jenkins
2 x Imp-losionGVG2 x LoathebNAX
2 x Ravenous PterrordaxUNG1 x Dr. BoomGVG

Warrior

Pirate Warrior is as prevalent on the Wild ladder as it is in Standard, so if you want a smooth transition over you could do a lot worse than start here. Alternatively you have Taunt and Control options to play around with.

Pirate WarriorWild Pirate Warrior deck list guide
Taunt WarriorWild Taunt Warrior deck list guide

Wild Control Warrior deck list:

WarriorSetNeutralSet
2 x Shield Slam2 x Dirty Rat
2 x Execute1 x Acolyte of Pain
2 x Fiery War Axe2 x Deathlord
2 x Revenge1 x Justicar Trueheart
1 x Sleep with the Fishes1 x Sylvanas Windrunner
2 x Shield Slam1 x N'Zoth, the Corruptor
2 x Bash
2 x Ravaging Ghoul
2 x Shield Block
2 x Brawl
2 x Direhorn Hatchling
1 x Grommash Hellscream

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