If you don’t want to part with your time and money for a WoW mount, then here are a few alternatives to choose from.
Have you ever noticed players looking for WoW mounts for sale, paying with their real-life money to get their desired creature? Many will opt for the choice of having to buy WoW gold so that they can afford some of these World of Warcraft mounts. Some of the rarest mounts in World of Warcraft will set you back a lot of money, or you will be relying on remarkably low drop rates in order to get them.
If you don’t have the time to put into waiting for hundreds of hours to get the WoW mount you want, or you don’t want to hand over millions in WoW gold, then there are a few alternatives for you to choose from.
Why not kick off the list with a dragon? This is a popular choice amongst WoW players, though it may not be as flashy as some of the more recent dragon renditions in the game. Don’t expect high graphical prominence or animation, but who doesn’t look that nostalgic look?
It also has a 100% chance of dropping and doesn’t take long at all to acquire. To get it, head over to The Culling of Statholme instance, where you will find yourself in the Caverns of Time dungeon. You won’t be able to hang around too long though, so follow the mini-map markers so that you can get through it before the timer runs out. In the end, one-shot the Infinite Corruptor and loot your foe to claim the drake.
If you would prefer to get yourself a horse instead of a dragon, then the Shimmermist Runner is a great choice. A fresh new addition from the Shadowlands expansion, this epic looking horse will only take up five minutes of your time to acquire. To do so, go down to the Root-Home in Ardenweald. You will need to make your way through the Tirna Scithe maze, where you will need to learn a certain path to get to the end. Once you reach the end, take out the mob, and claim your prized horse.
If you are on the button when it comes to meme culture in World of Warcraft, then you may have recently seen this Arboreal Gulper mount before. This particular character can be found via a rare mob over in Ardenweald and has a 100% drop chance too.
Find one of the Unusually Large Mushrooms in the area. The mobs here can all drop it, if you haven’t gotten one already. Take your mushroom to Humon’gozz, who will take a little bit of effort for you to takedown because of his high HP levels. Once you have done so the Gulper is now yours to keep.
Red Flying Cloud
If you really want to mix things up, then the Red Flying Cloud is certainly a unique choice. What’s more, you will only have to part with a small amount of your WoW gold in order to get it.
Specifically, you will need to purchase it for 600 gold, so don’t worry about having to buy WoW gold or anything like that. Once you have the necessary gold, go to the Vale of Eternal Blossoms. Here you need to talk to Tan Shin Tiao after getting to the status of exalted by the Lorewalkers as well.
Smoldering Ember Wyr
To get this towering beast is not as difficult as it might initially seem. Serving as one of the most awesome WoW mounts in the game, the Smoldering Ember Wyrm is a great choice for you to start pursuing. If you desire to ride through the skies on a burning bone dragon, then here is what you need to do.
Head into the Legion dungeon known as Karazhan, until you come across a message that states “The strange chill of a dark presence winds through the air.” Once you have seen this, you will have five minutes to find five crystals. It is a rather easy task to complete, especially if you have reached level 60 already. After you are done with the tower you will then need to defeat Nightbane. This is a much simpler battle than it used to be, but nevertheless will still need some effort on your part. It is also worth mentioning that the drop rate is only 20%, so you can’t expect to get it the first time unless you get lucky. That said, the whole method doesn’t take long, so you shouldn’t need to run through it for more than an hour or two.
So, if you don’t want to have to find WoW mounts for sale, then these are all great choices that won’t break the bank or take much time to get. For what they are, you certainly get some great WoW mounts for the minimal effort involved.
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