Skylords Reborn

Drones is a Tier 3 (Tokenslot Orb NeutralTokenslot Orb NeutralTokenslot Orb Nature) Icon UnitUnit of the Nature faction. This common card was released with the Twilight Edition and has no affinity variants, nor a promo version.

This card has been changed already, compared to its original appearance in BattleForge.



Clip clip! Clip clip! The haunting, ever repeating sound in his head would finally stop, or so Gilbert hoped, as he slid his backpack off aching shoulders onto the fresh pile of earth. Clip clip! Was it his imagination, or was the mother returning? Shifting the earth from one side to another was an ordeal. Soon though, he revealed the first semi-translucent larvae, rodent-sized cocooned lumps. They were so fresh and sticky he had trouble shaking them off his hand. Then he found it, an unharmed package of insect silk, exactly the length of his arm.
— The Painful Adventures of Gilbert Little, Chapter 7

Card Info

Power Cost: 0
Drones Tunneling Ability Icon
Card Icon Active Active: Activate to teleport to the tunnel exit. Reusable every 30 seconds.
Card Icon Passive Passive: Moves at high speed.

Card Upgrades & Drop Locations

Displayed below are the card's upgrades and where to obtain them.

Drones Card Icon Drones Upgrade I Upgrade II Upgrade III
Upgrade Card
Damage +20x4
Damage +40x4
Damage +50x4
Drop Location Sunbridge Minimap Sunbridge Sunbridge Minimap Sunbridge Sunbridge Minimap Sunbridge
Scenario Difficulty Standard Advanced Expert


Patch History

Patch #400042
Card Name Former Scenario Drop Locations New Scenario Drop Locations
Upgrade 1 Upgrade 2 Upgrade 3 Upgrade 1 Upgrade 2 Upgrade 3
Drones Card Icon Drones Crusade Crusade Crusade Sunbridge Sunbridge Sunbridge
Patch #400035
  • Active ability Drones Tunneling Ability Icon Tunneling:
    • No longer grants paralyze immunity during the cast time of the ability.
Patch #400033
  • Increased the unit's life points from 1750 to 1760.
Patch #400031
  • The classification has now also been changed in German, French and Russian from Beast Soldier to Beast Soldiers.
Patch #400030
  • The classification has been changed from Beast Soldier to Beast Soldiers.
  • Decreased the card's power cost from 120 to 100 power.
  • Decreased the unit's attack value of total damage dealt over 20 seconds from 1560 / 1640 / 1800 / 2000 to 1400 / 1480 / 1640 / 1840.
  • Decreased the unit's life points points by a flat 50 from 1800 to 1750 on all upgrades.

See also

Number of Orbs