Because Everyone Needs Weapons!
Five of the nine Heroes have weapons, and several. It makes sense that they’d swing swords or axes or shoot arrows and the casting classes wouldn’t. A melee mage isn’t a viable build in Hearthstone’s progenitor. But mages, priests, warlocks, and druids still use weapons. A warlock without a weapon is half a warlock. I’ve taken the liberty of creating some epic quality weapons for the Heroes currently unarmed. To keep things balanced I’ve also added some epics for the already equipped.
Staff of the Shadowflame
6, 1/5 – +2 Spell Damage. Each time you cast a spell, lose 1 durability.
Anathema and Benediction
5, 1/1 – Your hero power now heals friendly targets and damages enemy targets.
4, 0/3 – Lose 1 durability, restore 3 health to a friendly target
Fist of Cenarius
6, 2/3 – Draw a card each time you attack.
And for the weapon ready:
6 – You are immune until your next turn.
Silver Hand Champion
7, 4/5 – Battlecry: Give all other friendly minions Divine Shield.
5 – Deal 3
4 damage to your next 3 attackers.
5 – Deal 1 damage to all enemy minions and reduce their attack 1 until your next turn.
6 – Your opponent cannot cast any spells
any cards next turn.
They’re almost certainly not balanced so why not offer some suggestions in comments?