It can be difficult for a woman to gain the esteem of knights and warriors not accustomed to seeing female hands on the reins of power. It helps little when, like Birna, widow of King Bran of Skellige, the woman seeing power is filled with acrid disdain for her countrymen and their customs. One might argue that disdain is a valid reaction when, in the case of the passing of a man of power who embodies tradition, those customs call on her to follow along since outdated ritual and cast herself upon her husband's funeral pyre.
Deploy: Apply to the opposite row.
- Note: For accurate card stats, see infobox to the right; the below is for illustrative purposes only.
- See this subject on The Witcher wiki: Birna
- See this subject on The Witcher wiki: Birna Bran (gwent card)
- Gwent Update: Aug 29, 2017 Patch: Birna Bran Power changed from 5 to 3. Ability rework; Deploy: Apply Skellige Storm to the opposite row. Now Loyal. Added Veteran: 1. Added Tuirseach Tag.
- Gwent Update: May 24, 2017 Patch: Ability rework. Birna Bran strength changed from 10 to 5. Now Agile and Legendary as every other Gold.
- Gwent Update: March 23, 2017 Patch: Birna Bran strength changed from 12 to 10.; Birna Bran now draws 2 cards instead of 3.
- Gwent Update: Feb 6, 2017 Patch: Birna Bran's strength changed from 8 to 12.
- Gwent Update: Dec 2, 2016 Patch: Birna Bran strength changed from 9 to 8. Birna Bran now draws 3 cards instead of 4.