Connect with us

Gaming

World of Warcraft: Mount equipment will soon allow you to walk on water, prevent daze, and more

Water striders are about to become a lot less popular.

Today, Blizzard showed off a stream of content on its way in Battle For Azeroth‘s 8.2 patch, “Rise of Azshara.” While much of it was announced back at Blizzcon, there were a few surprises announced today, including Mount Equipment. Mount Equipment will allow you to augment your mounts with a new slot of gear exclusive to mounts, that provide perks such as being able to walk on water, preventing daze effects while mounted (non-tanks rejoice!), and providing a parachute when you are dismounted mid-air.

While this wasn’t something on many people’s radars, it’s a welcome change for sure. No longer will you need to farm Water Striders from Pandaria to be able to walk on water — just find yourself some Inflatable Mount Shoes, and you’ll be good to go.

Of course, the need for water-walking mounts will be lessened considerably in 8.2 anyway, as flying will also be unlocked in the patch provided you complete part two of the Pathfinder achievement.

Comments

In Case You Missed It

Marvel Comics reveals new covers and info for Absolute Carnage, Dawn of X, X-Men, and more

Comic Books

Dora and the Lost City of Gold Review: An example of how to make a quality family adventure

Movie Reviews

Absolute Carnage: Scream #1 Review

Comic Books

GIANT-SIZED X-Men Monday #23 – Terrificon 2019

Comic Books

Connect
Newsletter Signup