Hearthstone Mage Deck Guide For Beginners

Mage - Jaina Proudmoore Fireblast

Jaina represents the mage class and this is one of the more popular classes in Hearthstone. The mage class focuses on direct damaging spells to destroy her opponents.

She has multi targeting spells that can hit both the hero and also minions. Her most damaging spell is Pyroblast, which deals 10 damage. This can be used as an effective finisher late game.

Her Hero Power is Fireblast, which deals 1 damage to either a minion or hero. It is a great spell to finish off weak minions.

Here is a basic deck that you can use for your mage when starting out by DerMef:

Mage Neutral
2x Arcane Missiles 2x Acidic Swamp Ooze
2x Arcane Intellect 2x Novice Engineer
2x Fireball 2x Raid Leader
2x Polymorph 2x Shattered Sun Cleric
2x Chillwind Yeti
2x Sen’jin Shieldmasta
2x Stormwind Knight
2x Frostwolf Warlord
2x Gurubashi Berserker
2x Stormpike Commando
2x Archmage
2x Boulderfist Ogre
2x Stormwind Champion

This is a beginner friendly deck that can win you a decent amount of normal games and help you ease into the mage class. The strategy would be to use your minions to wear down your opponent while waiting for your fireball card to show up and deal direct damage.

Overall Statistics

  • 23 Minions, 7 Spells
  • 14 Free, 16 Common

Basic Mage Deck DerMef