Hearthstone Rogue Deck Guide for Beginners

Rogue - Valeera Sanguinar Dagger Mastery

Valeera represents the Rogue class of Hearthstone. They are fast and stealthy, where they can burst you down with a quick card combo when played correctly. A combo card is a card that has an additional effect if it is played after any other card.

The rogue’s hero power is dagger mastery, which allows you to take out minions or your opponent. It can be used in conjunction with additional damage such as Deadly Poison.

Below is a basic rogue deck you could use to get yourself started.

Rogue Neutral
x2 Backstab x2 Voodoo Doctor
x2 Deadly Poison x2 Acidic Swamp Ooze
x2 Shiv x2 Kobold Geomancer
x2 Fan of Knives x2 Shattered Sun Cleric
x2 Assassin’s Blade x2 Ogre Magi
x2 Assassinate x2 Sen’jin Shieldmasta
x2 Sprint x2 Darkscale Healer
x2 Stormwind Champion

This deck provides the burst combo you can pull out by using Deadly Poison together with your dagger. Sprint also allows you to get your desired cards faster. Acidic Swamp Ooze is great against other weapon users such as Paladin/Warrior etc.


  • 10 Free, 20 Common
  • 16 Minions, 12 Spells, 2 Weapons

Basic Rogue Deck Stats