Tameable baby direhorn

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Tameable baby direhorn

#1 Unread post by Wain » Tue Apr 16, 2013 9:54 am

On the PTR, the Hatchling Direhorns in the pens on the Isle of Thunder now use the blue baby direhorn model (in 5.2 they use the white adult model). But they're still flagged as tameable. So for now, at least, you can go have fun with a baby direhorn pet.

I imagine this will change. I'm not sure how exactly, though. They currently use the same ID as the one on live, so even if they flag them untameable from now on, anyone who already has one may see it change to baby form in 5.3. Maybe they'll have to give the new ones a new ID.

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#2 Unread post by Bulletdance » Tue Apr 16, 2013 10:05 am

Great find! I'm going to tame one just incase.

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Re: Tameable baby direhorn

#3 Unread post by Wain » Tue Apr 16, 2013 10:28 am

I should also add that I was prompted to find it by a player called Worgénator on the PTR who had one out. When I asked where he got it he said it was a rare on the northern tip of the Isle of Giants that he camped 6 hours for and he'd been told about it "by a friend". I suspect it was all a load of Direhorn crap but maybe there really is and I'm doing him an injustice! Whether it's true or not, it prompted me to investigate and find the Hatchling anyway.
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Re: Tameable baby direhorn

#4 Unread post by Boven » Tue Apr 16, 2013 11:15 am

Aww. It's like killing someone with cuteness. If they make live, which I kind of doubt, I'm getting one for sure. I'd honestly probably never use it, since I'd feel guilty if it died.

I'm just too big of a softie. Heck, I feel bad when I hear the noises my moonkin hatchling makes when he takes a hit in pet battles.

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Re: Tameable baby direhorn

#5 Unread post by Kalliope » Tue Apr 16, 2013 12:02 pm

Hee, that's fun, even though highly unlikely to stay. :)

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#6 Unread post by Slapperfish » Tue Apr 16, 2013 12:30 pm

Yeah, my bet's on changing the ID. But now I really wanna tame one. D:

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#7 Unread post by Lisaara » Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:08 pm

Awwww! I doubt we'll get to keep them but awwww!

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#8 Unread post by Zangor » Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:09 pm

this will be kinda sad because as they are the hatchlings are one of the few diregorns that dont make stompy sounds!

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#9 Unread post by Myrrmi » Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:11 pm

OH MY FLAKIN' GOOOOSH~!! <3

Don't show it to Blizz, make it go live, plizzzzzzzzzzzzzz...!!
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#10 Unread post by seiferzero » Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:37 pm

i don't understand, i'm searching for the white one (old model, for now) but i'm here since 2 hours, i was not able to see it! only the zandalari alone and those little friendly dinos... is it normal?
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#11 Unread post by Aggannor » Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:52 pm

It's random seiferzero. On some day there are white Direhorns, on other days those baby raptors.
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#12 Unread post by seiferzero » Tue Apr 16, 2013 1:55 pm

ah i see, thankyou for the info, i didn't knew that :)

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#13 Unread post by Lisaara » Tue Apr 16, 2013 2:15 pm

Myrrmi wrote:OH MY FLAKIN' GOOOOSH~!! <3

Don't show it to Blizz, make it go live, plizzzzzzzzzzzzzz...!!
*hides one under her bed.* "Nope! No baby direhorn here!"

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Re: Tameable baby direhorn

#14 Unread post by Qraljar » Tue Apr 16, 2013 2:18 pm

Would love if it was kept somewhat hush-hush or unchanged. It's those little pets like this, the Aurokk (back when it was untameable), the crocs and the ghost wolf that I really love about the hunter class too.

If it's not. Oh well..
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#15 Unread post by Kalliope » Tue Apr 16, 2013 2:24 pm

If they were to stay (so very very very unlikely, but yeah), it'd be nice to see them smaller; they're so precious in the wild!

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#16 Unread post by Myzou » Tue Apr 16, 2013 2:35 pm

Haha, I totally want to tame one before the PTR becomes live. I guess I'm changing Cera again.


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#17 Unread post by Qraljar » Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:00 pm

Kalliope wrote:If they were to stay (so very very very unlikely, but yeah), it'd be nice to see them smaller; they're so precious in the wild!

They would be a great version of MoP's crocs. After all, a slime as hunter pet makes even less sense. ( Not saying they should remove the crocoslime, of course. It's cool, and I wish I had tamed it too when I had the chance. I'm glad for your unique pet, but just presenting a fact. x) )
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#18 Unread post by Zangor » Tue Apr 16, 2013 4:24 pm

well the direhorn family could use a few more skins ;)

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#19 Unread post by Kalliope » Tue Apr 16, 2013 5:00 pm

Video of GIANT BABY is here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h-aVC2NX3pQ

Seriously. Huge. Holy cow.

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Re: Tameable baby direhorn

#20 Unread post by Equeon » Tue Apr 16, 2013 5:54 pm

Qraljar wrote:Would love if it was kept somewhat hush-hush or unchanged. It's those little pets like this, the Aurokk (back when it was untameable), the crocs and the ghost wolf that I really love about the hunter class too.

If it's not. Oh well..
I agree. It's not like I discovered this a while back and was hoping for it to remain unnoticed.
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Please let us keep them! Just shrink the size down a bit...

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