- This article is about the companion pet. For other uses, see Shadow (disambiguation).
- Binds when picked up
- Use: Teaches you how to summon this companion.
Lost on Argus and overtaken by darkness, this playful fox can shrug off the void just by being by your side.
This little fox is shrouded in shadow, but has a heart of gold.
The Foxiest Pet in Your Collection - Lost on Argus and overtaken by darkness, this playful fox can shrug off the void just by being by your side. With its adorably oversized ears, it'll be at your side, trotting through every battle. At the end of the day, curl up next to this cuddly canidae and admire its color-changing coat with its light and shadow effects. It's yours to keep.
- Magic: Cannot be dealt more than 35% of their maximum health in one attack.
- +50% damage from -33% damage from
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- Between September 12 and December 31, 2017, Blizzard donated 100% of all USD sales of this pet and the plush to the American Red Cross Disaster Relief and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies Disaster Relief Fund, with donations split equally between both organizations. Over $1.8 million dollars was raised.
- Shadow was originally planned to be released during BlizzCon 2017, but due to the two Atlantic hurricanes Harvey and Irma, flooding in South Asia, and various other natural disasters, Blizzard made the decision to release the pet early on September 12.
- An official Shadow plush, featuring a light-up rune and poseable ears, is available from the Blizzard Gear store. Between November 9 and December 31, 2017, much like with the in-game pet, Blizzard donated $18.00 USD of each plush sale to to the American Red Cross and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies, with donations split equally between both organizations.
- Shadow's appearance is based on that of the fennec fox (Vulpes zerda), a species of small fox native to the Sahara desert that is notable for its unusually large ears.
- Patch 7.3.0 (2017-08-29): Added.
- Activated on September 12, 2017.
- ^ a b c d Blizzard Entertainment 2017-09-12. New Pet: Adopt Shadow the Fox and Help Support Disaster Relief Efforts. Archived from the original on 2018-02-15. Retrieved on 2017-10-07.
- ^ The Power of Community: It’s in Your Hands. Blizzard Entertainment (2018-03-14). Retrieved on 2018-03-15.
- ^ a b Shadow Plush. Blizzard Entertainment. Retrieved on 2017-11-10.
- ^ Blizzard Entertainment 2017-11-09. New Plush: Adopt Shadow and Help Support Disaster Relief Efforts. Retrieved on 2017-11-10.