Character. Cost: 2. STR: 1.


Ambush (2). No attachments except Cat.

Balerion cannot be killed.

Action: Kneel Balerion to discard 1 gold from a card.

"That's the real king of this castle right there, older than sin and twice as mean."
Joshua Cairos
Forgotten Heroes #18.

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Rules FAQ

  • Since Balerion cannot be killed, he cannot be chosen for any effect that would kill him, including claim. If Wildfire Assault is revealed, you are not compelled to choose him as one of your 3 characters (nor are you compelled to choose the Cat trait for Vanquish the Unbelievers).

  • You cannot use Balerion to discard gold from a player’s gold pool.

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What happens if the only characters on the board are — Atanas Keranov 410
How does Balerion work with Bolton Flayer? — Badrach 17
How does Balerion works with Bolton Flayer when there is no other 2gold cards in play — mabadw 1
Balerion counters the Bolton Flayer since you must choose him if there are no other 2 gold characters, but then he doesn't die — Req 7