Nightbanes is a card game. You play matches with cards, using them to defeat your opponents. This page is dedicated to explaining what a card contains.
It will be used to explain the different features of a card.
Name[edit | edit source]
This is the Name of the card. It is displayed at the very top of the card. All Cards have a name. It is it's identity, and it gives those that know it power over the card (you can search it in the Encyclopedia).
Image[edit | edit source]
This is the image of the card. It is placed in the center of the card, and takes up half of it.
Rage and Damage School[edit | edit source]
This is the Rage Value of the Card, or it's attack damage value. It is displayed on the top left of the card. Only Creature cards have a Rage value. The number says how much damage this card will deal on an attack. The background informs you about its Damage School, in this case, Ice.
This Value is the amount of additional attack damage provided by a Weapon or Armor. It is displayed on the top left of the card. Only Weapons or Armors can have this value.
This is the Health Value of the Card. It is displayed on the top right of the card. Creatures, Mounts and Vampire Lords have a Health Value. If a Card's Health is reduced to 0 it is destroyed and leaves play.
This Value is the amount of additional Health provided by a Weapon or Armor. It is displayed on the top right of the card. Only Weapons or Armors can have this value.
If a Creature has this Icon below it's Rage Value, it signals that the creature can wield a Weapon. Only creatures can have Weapon Slots.
If a Creature has this Icon below it's Health Value, it signals that the creature can wear an Armor. Only creatures can have Armor Slots.
This shows the amount of Bloodlust a Creature must accumulate before it becomes active. It is displayed below the Name of the Card. Creatures without this counter are active the turn they are played.
Only Creatures have a Bloodlust Counter.
Structure Points are like Health for Artifacts. They are displayed below the Name of the Card. Only Artifacts have Structure Points. If an Artifact's Structure Points reach 0, it is destroyed and leaves play.
Race[edit | edit source]
Rarity, Cardset, and Number[edit | edit source]
The bottom right of a Card displays its Cardset with a Symbol, atop a colored background which describes its Rarity and in case of Booster Sets, a Number. All Cards are Part of a Cardset and have a rarity.
Level[edit | edit source]
If a card is Unique, you can only use it once per Deck, instead of 4 times like other cards.