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Patch 7.3: Argussian Reach Faction

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Patch 7.3 adds two new factions to the game. The first one's called Argussian Reach and you can add up to 7 mounts to your collection. Most of the reputation is gained from World Quests.

Toraan the Revered is the faction's quartermaster and sells a tabard at Exalted.

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Argussian Reach Mounts

The new faction offers 7 talbuk mounts. All of them are unlocked at Exalted.

Maddened Chaosrunner is the only mount that has a somewhat "unique appearance" and it's an Argus drop. The other talbuks are just recolors.

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Reins of the Amethyst Ruinstrider

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Reins of the Beryl Ruinstrider

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Reins of the Cerulean Ruinstrider

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Reins of the Russet Ruinstrider

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Reins of the Sable Ruinstrider

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Reins of the Umber Ruinstrider

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Hey, that looks a lot like Stranglethorn!

 

Also, really? That trunk of wood on the left with the red ropes around it, a 2d texture? What year is this, 2004?

 

Also, no anti-aliasing? What's this? Show us some GLORIOUS pc master race 8x AA.

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The initial picture at the top confused me, looked like Velen got turned into some rock monster with tentacles then I realized he was riding the mount XD. As excited as I am for new mounts I am underwhelmed by the fact that is more Talbuks. Blizz has really really overdone that model a lot. I realize its easier to just reskin/update old models but its not a huge incentive to go after them. Like when transformers color the toy a different color, change the name, and try to get you to buy it. It's the same thing again, I don't want it :(

of the lot though I guess the fel green one is okay. its something 

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12 hours ago, Yridaa said:

Hey, that looks a lot like Stranglethorn!

 

Also, really? That trunk of wood on the left with the red ropes around it, a 2d texture? What year is this, 2004?

 

Also, no anti-aliasing? What's this? Show us some GLORIOUS pc master race 8x AA.

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This is weird, I have the highest settings possible, but multisampling is set to custom. Will elaborate.

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4 minutes ago, Tri said:

The initial picture at the top confused me, looked like Velen got turned into some rock monster with tentacles then I realized he was riding the mount XD. As excited as I am for new mounts I am underwhelmed by the fact that is more Talbuks. Blizz has really really overdone that model a lot. I realize its easier to just reskin/update old models but its not a huge incentive to go after them. Like when transformers color the toy a different color, change the name, and try to get you to buy it. It's the same thing again, I don't want it :(

of the lot though I guess the fel green one is okay. its something 

Those are Lightforged Draenei - Army of the Light npcs. They have unique hair & horn styles.

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2 minutes ago, Stan said:

Those are Lightforged Draenei - Army of the Light npcs. They have unique hair & horn styles.

Oh, so they are. I main horde so I don't see many Dranei on an average day. But yeah, clicking on the picture there is a distinct lack of beard. on the npc, not the talbuk XD

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Are there are any other races except for the Draenai in the Golden Army? I thought it was a mixture of survivors from different races. Would love to see an updated Ethereal warrior and mage caste and the species that Sargeras himself had to directly intervene to kill their king (Demon Hunter Vengeance artifact).

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6 hours ago, Tri said:

Oh, so they are. I main horde so I don't see many Dranei on an average day. But yeah, clicking on the picture there is a distinct lack of beard. on the npc, not the talbuk XD

I dunno - I feel like the talbuk needs a beard too!

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5 hours ago, Plergoth said:

Are there are any other races except for the Draenai in the Golden Army? I thought it was a mixture of survivors from different races. Would love to see an updated Ethereal warrior and mage caste and the species that Sargeras himself had to directly intervene to kill their king (Demon Hunter Vengeance artifact).

I'm waiting for a reveal similar to this in the final cinematic or lead up to the final fight.

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6 hours ago, Blainie said:

I dunno - I feel like the talbuk needs a beard too!

Anything's better with a beard! Instant +10 charisma.

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3 hours ago, Yridaa said:

Anything's better with a beard! Instant +10 charisma.

If they have long hair too, it adds another 5, at least!

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Looking forward to adding another 7 mounts to my collection and getting a bit closer to the Lord of the Reins achievement, currently 287/300 total mounts, and the fact that they look pretty cool, especially the Chaosrunner, they're a very welcomed and sensible, considering where we're going, addition.

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On 26/07/2017 at 9:35 PM, Durf24 said:

Looking forward to adding another 7 mounts to my collection and getting a bit closer to the Lord of the Reins achievement, currently 287/300 total mounts, and the fact that they look pretty cool, especially the Chaosrunner, they're a very welcomed and sensible, considering where we're going, addition.

Good luck with getting to 300! I'm sitting here waiting for them to introduce a 350 reward, but it looks like we'll be waiting for ages :(

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