Shadow Pirate

This week as a change of pace, WoW Insider decided to come up with their own transmog contest. I didn’t even know about this until I saw a post from Töki so I sent in my entry based around one of my old tranmog designs just before the deadline was due.

Here’s what we were given:

To create a transmogrification outfit of your own that builds on or complements a single piece of gear (armor or weapon) that you like. Submit your outfit by Aug. 20 at 11:59 p.m. EDT and you’ll have the chance to win fabulous prizes and have your outfit featured here on WoW Insider.

Shadow Pirate

Head: First Mate Hat
Shoulder: Mantle of Prophecy
Chest: Cindercloth Vest
Waist: Spellfire Belt
Hands: Infernoweave Gloves
Legs: Crimson Silk Pantaloons
Feet: Infernoweave Boots
Weapon: Siphoning Dagger
Off-Hand: Petrified Camel Haunch

As I’ve mentioned before, this Shadow Pirate design was my Shadow set for a while but for the purposes of this contest, I’ve chosen the First Mate Hat as the feature piece.

It just so happened that I was helping Beldarian in Uldum one night when I spotted a chest inside one of the ruins. Opening it, I found the Petrified Camel Haunch which I got a real kick out of (when previewing the item). Little did I know it would be used in my pirate transmog sometime later. This also happened to be my back-up transmog for the Dath’remar fashion show in April. You can see me doing a quick switcheroo with the outfit if you look through their stream from the night.

The prizes will be loot card codes from the World of Warcraft Trading Card Game.

But in the words of Dawn Moore, may the best transmog win!

Now it’s back to waiting for the next Mogolympics results… as well as this contest.

Author: Cymre

A disc priest and relic hunter who loves collecting achievements, silver dragon shots and pets. Other hobbies include transmog / costumes, novelty items, class sets as well as all things pets.

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11 Comments

  1. This is a great use of the Cindercloth Vest. I like how it adds a bit of flair to the ensemble!

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  2. Good luck with the contest, don’t forget to finish eating that turkey leg you got there! =D

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    • Thx Cyn :)

      @Arv – I’ll get right on that! :P

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      • Which legs are those? Can’t decide if they’re the Crimson Silk pants or the … dagnabit, there’s a red silk quest reward hordeside that looks more like that.

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        • @Tome/Kam – Thx Ladies :)

          @Cyn – Shit, forgot the legs in the description. Yep, they are the crimson silk ones :) Another set for the collection then? :P

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  3. You look like a Pirate Queen in that set! The Prophecy shoulders with the Cindercloth vest is a fabulous combination. :D

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  4. Eek, maybe I should start posting about it when I see a transmog contest around, in advance! I sort of assumed you knew. ):

    I also submitted a pirate (submitted three designs in total, two of which were recycled, haha) but yours looks much more awesome!

    I do wonder when the results will be posted. I’m hoping they’ll make a gallery of all the submissions, too. Good luck!

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  5. Another inspiring Transmog. This one really shows how you can start with one piece and work from there! I really need to get working on something I could be proud of.

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    • @Töki – No worries. Good luck with yours :)

      @Kall – Thx so much :D

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  6. EGAD! someone else that says “dagnabit”, props to you Cyn.

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