Most mounts can be categorized by the type of creature or device you are riding. While these mounts can also be categorized that way, there are only one or two examples of that type of mount. This, then, is a page to describe all the oddball or unique mounts available.
These Horde only mounts can be purchased from <Trike Dealer>, in the Goblin Slums of Orgrimmar so long as your character has riding skill of 75/150 and you either are a goblin or have Exalted reputation with the Bilgewater Cartel.
These two mounts were part of a promotion for Azeroth Choppers, a webseries competition. The was the winner, granted to players who logged in during August and September 2014. remains in the game, sold by in Stormwind City for 100,000.
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Presumably also available to attendees of BlizzCon 2017, purchasing the BlizzCon 2017 Virtual Ticket (beginning on Sep. 13, 2017) also rewards the first revealed rewards, which is the and , character-sized, flying passenger gunships mounts, for World of Warcraft.
Unique trading card mounts
These mounts are all gained by using a code from specific cards from the World of Warcraft Trading Card Game.
Unique event mounts
These mounts are available during the Hallow's End seasonal event. Neither can be added to your collection of mounts, and both types of mount disappear at the end of the event.
Unique mounts found as loot
These mounts are found as loot:
- Invincible's Reins drop from the Lich King in Icecrown Citadel on 25-man heroic mode.
- Mimiron's Head drops from Yogg-Saron in the 25-man version of Ulduar on hard mode.
- Solar Spirehawk drops from Rukhmar in Spires of Arak.
Unique vendor mounts
- Bloodfang Cocoon is sold by in Dalaran.
- Brinedeep Bottom-Feeder is sold by at Margoss's Retreat, Dalaran.
- Darkwater Skate is sold by on Darkmoon Island.
- Fathom Dweller is a potential reward from .
- Llothien Prowler is rewarded from .
- Ratstallion is rewarded from .
The Recruit-A-Friend program originally rewarded a player with the on successfully recruiting someone (who then paid for at least a month's subscription). This was replaced with the , then replaced in turn with the . In Patch 5.4.1, the program was changed to add the , and brought back all the previous mounts as additional choices.
Blizzard Pet Store
Several unique mounts can only be purchased from the Blizzard Store, usually for for $25US or €20/£17, though prices vary and sometimes have a special going. They often scale with the player's riding skill and location.
- The is a blazing, eagle-winged lion, the second mount directly purchasable from Blizzard.
- The is a giant bat.
- The is Pandaria's rarest and most majestic beast.
- The is the first newly designed fey dragon.
- The is rylak mount loaded with rocket boosters; the is the first time a similar player mount was added in to match the purchasable one.
- The is a red pre-corrupted ravager.