Archive for the ‘Pet Collecting’ Category

WoW Biology 101

Posted: by Arth in General, Pet Collecting

I’ve referenced this website a few times on the WHU, but we’ve never given it its own article. And it definitely deserves one. WoW Biology 101 is written by a real-life zoologist who also plays a hunter and loves cataloging the fauna of the game. In-game hunter Banya regularly updates the site to include all […]

Get Your Tame On

Posted: by Arth in Pet Collecting

50 stable slots!! What are you going to do with them? Here’s a review of some articles to help you decide what to tame Raid Buffs Click here to make sure you’ve tamed everything that your raid or group may need. WHU Taming Guides Patch 4.2 Pet Taming Challenges Arcturis Gondria Skoll Loque’nahak Ghostcrawler Karoma […]

With Patch 5.2, we’ll also get a new pet family: Dire Horns. Dire Horns are basically triceratops dinosaurs, and the look will undoubtedly appeal to many collectors. Keeping in mind that this is all still on the PTR and subject to change, here’s what we know: The colors vary, and it looks like we’ll have […]

Today at WoW Insider (or yesterday — apparently it got posted early), a rundown of all the MoP rare tames that Petopia has uncovered: The Mists of Pandaria beta has been updated with an awesome treat for pet-loving hunters. Blizzard has introduced new rare hunter pet tames with their own unique taming challenge — only […]

Some really cool pet tames have been discovered in the beta, thanks to a lot of work done by the Petopia crowd. Tabana has a good write up on it over at WoW Hunters Hall. The gist is that there are secret rare elite pets that cannot be seen. Hunters can use their tracking to […]

This is just a repository of all taming guides.  This will be updated in subsequent patches and expansions as new rares become available. Also, a thanks to people that suggested improvements to the guides.  As a result, pet levels and whether or not the pets are exotic are listed in all guides.  If there are […]

How to Tame Ashtail

Posted: by Arth in Pet Collecting

This article is part of an ongoing series on how to tame many of the game’s rare hunter pets. If you don’t have them all, this series is a perfect time to pick them up. Ashtail is a unique skinned fox that came with the Cataclysm changes.  He was particularly coveted for a time because […]

This article is part of an ongoing series on how to tame many of the game’s rare hunter pets. If you don’t have any, this series is a perfect time to pick them up. King Krush was at one time the hardest tame in the game.  Early in Wrath, he hit like a truck, and […]

This article is part of an ongoing series on how to tame many of the game’s rare hunter pets. If you don’t have them all, this series is a perfect time to pick them up. Madexx is not the hardest of tames.  He is, however, unique among even rare tames for one reason.  He can […]

This article is part of an ongoing series on how to tame many of the game’s rare hunter pets. If you don’t have them all, this series is a perfect time to pick them up. Terrorpene is an awesome-looking fire turtle.  You won’t use him for PvE or PvP, but if you do any tanking […]

This article is part of an ongoing series on how to tame many of the game’s rare hunter pets, including how to tame all of the spirit beasts in the game. If you don’t have them all, this series is a perfect time to pick them up.  Apologies in advance for the same-ish nature of […]

This article is part of an ongoing series on how to tame many of the game’s rare hunter pets, including how to tame all of the spirit beasts in the game. If you don’t have them all, this series is a perfect time to pick them up.  Apologies in advance for the same-ish nature of […]

This article is part of an ongoing series on how to tame all of the rare hunter pets, including how to tame all of the spirit beasts in the game. If you don’t have them all, this series is a perfect time to pick them up — most of the Wrath spirit beasts are pretty […]

This article is part of an ongoing series on how to tame all of the rare hunter pets, including how to tame all of the spirit beasts in the game. If you don’t have them all, this series is a perfect time to pick them up — most of the Wrath spirit beasts are pretty […]

This article is part of an ongoing series on how to tame all of the rare hunter pets, including how to tame all of the spirit beasts in the game. If you don’t have them all, this series is a perfect time to pick them up — most of the Wrath spirit beasts are pretty […]