Different Kind of Pet

Syrana has decided to join in the syphilis fun and share a few topics too, I personally find thinking of a topic to write about the biggest challenge in blogging, and as such I love the shared topic idea, and the spreading topics like syphilis idea is also one I can get behind ;)
So, Syrana asks:

“@Jaedia – If you could tame any animal (in game or IRL) what would it be, why, and what special ability would it have?”

Actually, I’ve mentioned this one on twitter before I think. If I could tame any pet ingame (that I currently can’t) it would have to be a giraffe. They’re so cool looking. I would include the Longneck Grazers in Scholazar Basin as being giraffes as well as the Barrens Giraffes. I think this really stems down to my vague boredom flying around Scholazar looking for Loque’nahak, trying to complete Frostbitten (which I still haven’t found, he remains the last rare I need to complete it) and possibly my prancing around the Barrens.

My inner voice just decided, “Wouldn’t it be cool if you could tame a giraffe?” This is the same inner voice that wants a Baby Yoggy vanity pet, and a badger mount. In fact, I think I made Dan ask a GM for a badger mount for me back in TBC, they came up with some elaborate plot to buy Tigul a poodle, let him get attached to it, and then kidnap it and hold it ransom until he designed a badger mount.

Its special ability would be to headbutt its opponents dealing X amount of damage, and knocking them down for 3 seconds. Also, it would have to have an idling animation. This would consist of a duck walking past and the giraffe pointing at it.

lookduck

And also a sleeping animation, purely because I just found an awesome picture of a sleeping giraffe.

sleepinggiraffe

7 thoughts on “Different Kind of Pet”

  1. That was my answer! I’m sure I’ve written a blog post about this before…

    When I was still a noob, in fact, I attempted to tame a Barrens Giraffe and was quite disappointed when I found out it wouldn’t work. I think the idea of a giraffe as a pet is even partly why I rolled a Hunter! :)

    Also, that picture is adorable!
    .-= Brajana´s last blog ..The Gift of Ideas: My Favourite Pet =-.

    1. Haha ^^ I worked out froma young huntery age how to use Beast Lore, purely because I wanted to see which abilities every beast had. Also remember beign quite sad when I saw:
      Barrens Giraffe
      Not Tameable

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