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Last week's Alpha Build 26231 added animations for Zandalari Druid forms. Here's a little sneak peak at some of them!

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Zandalari Druid Bear Form (Stand / Attack / Run)

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Zandalari Druid Cat Form (Stand / Attack / Run)

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Zandalari Druid Moonkin (Stand / Spell Cast / Run)

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Spiketurtle, raptorcat and birdperson. Rick's best friends

The bear and cat animations are nothing new. But birdperson's cast animation with the wings stretched to the front so far looks cool now, but i could imagine this getting a bit annoying with time.
And the runnning animation of him looks arakkoa like. A bit odd with such a thin model, but not bad. :)

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4 hours ago, Lawrenz said:

But birdperson's cast animation with the wings stretched to the front so far looks cool now, but i could imagine this getting a bit annoying with time.
And the runnning animation of him looks arakkoa like. A bit odd with such a thin model, but not bad. :)

The bird animations are all Arakkoa. Nothing new, like the other ones.

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7 hours ago, Lawrenz said:

Spiketurtle, raptorcat and birdperson. Rick's best friends

The bear and cat animations are nothing new. But birdperson's cast animation with the wings stretched to the front so far looks cool now, but i could imagine this getting a bit annoying with time.
And the runnning animation of him looks arakkoa like. A bit odd with such a thin model, but not bad. :)

Those are all Arakkoa animations.

Still, it is nice to see the same animations using different models. Which seems to be the case with Blizzard as they always recycle their animations for everything; which is not a bad thing since it saves them money (because animation is hard and costly), but at the same time it tends to give that feel of lazyness.

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I'm not sure I like how the bear and cat forms can't actually reach their targets with their short arms and long tusks. 

And the moonkin running animation - obv. these are "people" who have taken on a birdperson form, so it won't be entirely natural to them, but wouldn't a birdperson, when they needed to move quickly at ground level, employ their large and powerful wings, at least a little, if not entirely?  I guess this criticism should've appeared when Arrakoa first did, but I didn't play then!

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These new forms are freaking awesome, specially the tank form.

I just can´t help but wonder if the Darkspear druid bat form will ever get a sitting animation... :(

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