Holy Bloodwing Batman!

As soon as I logged in today, Coolidge asked to confirm my Battlenet email so at first I thought the Blossoming Ancient had been added to the Pet Store. When I saw the email though, I was surprised to see the name of a mount and one that I didn’t know about.

He told me not to look at the icon when I redeemed the code but it’s a bit hard not to and then when I logged into the game to retrieve it from the mail, I started reading the letter aloud but he told me to stop to avoid spoiling the surprise but it was too late. Ooh, a bat!

The letter left me quite intrigued:

The monstrous, flesh-eating bloodwing bat hails from the misty jungle islands of the South Seas, where it is the undisputed ruler of the night sky.

This particular specimen has been trained as a mount and girded for battle in armor fashioned from a rare ore known only as “heavy metal.”

Mei Francis
Exotic Mounts

The South Seas? How exciting but now the only thing left to do was to see how it looked in action.

Armored-Bloodwing-desent Armored-Bloodwing-face

The /mountspecial animation includes a barrel roll and just look at those eyes and teeth!

Funnily enough, I thought my shadow mog went pretty well with it already but I couldn’t help thinking of the vampire inspired mog I created as part of Mog Madness. I foresee some trips into ICC in the near future.

This makes mount 190 (according to my paladin)… which is one more towards Mount Parade.

Thx again Coolidge. She’s spectacular!


Disc priest and relic hunter who loves collecting achievements, silver dragon shots and all things pets. You may know me as Cymre Brightblade. Catch all the pet battle strategies on my YouTube channel - CymreJones


May 31, 2013 at 6:22 pm

Yay! I saw that when I logged on this morning. It’s a very nice mount!

May 31, 2013 at 10:25 pm

What a great gift! I saw that this morning and Sasche really wants one, she might buy one while I’m walking the dogs!

June 1, 2013 at 4:23 am

I saw it on the store yesterday but wasn’t sure how it would actually look in game (the animation wasn’t that brilliant looking). But having seen your pics it reall is as bad-ass as I hoped!!

    June 1, 2013 at 11:29 am

    I didn’t know what the special animation was until I saw it in-game. Maybe you just have to see it in person. Thx for the compliment :D

June 1, 2013 at 1:58 pm

I have been wanting a bat mount in game forever! Gonna have to drops hint to the hubby just how bad I really, really want this mount. She is spectacular!

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