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Was Sprite Darter's Armor Supposed to be the BlizzCon 2020 Virtual Ticket Reward?

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Reddit user SGT_Didymus came with an interesting theory. They think the faerie dragon outfit was supposed to be a reward for purchasing the BlizzCon 2020 Virtual Ticket, but Blizzard decided to throw it into the store now given that there's no BlizzCon this year around.

Last year's BlizzCon 2019 reward for purchasing a Virtual Ticket was the Wendigo Woolies transmog outfit.

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Blizzard usually gives out mounts if you sub for 6 months.

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This time, they went with the Sprite Darter's Armor Set that has been in the game files for a long time now. It has been only decrypted in the first builds of Shadowlands Alpha.

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Do you think the transmog outfit was intended for BlizzCon 2020 Virtual Ticket holders?

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Just a promotional item that's all; I can see Blizzard either alternating every 6 months for either a mount or xmog set.  The only thing I think is rather odd is no mention of anything special going on for WoW's Anniversary which is coming up soon.  

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12 minutes ago, Ragingwolf said:

Just a promotional item that's all; I can see Blizzard either alternating every 6 months for either a mount or xmog set.  The only thing I think is rather odd is no mention of anything special going on for WoW's Anniversary which is coming up soon.  

I'm starting to believe it's gonna be the pre patch event + anniversary 

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18 minutes ago, Ragingwolf said:

Just a promotional item that's all; I can see Blizzard either alternating every 6 months for either a mount or xmog set.  The only thing I think is rather odd is no mention of anything special going on for WoW's Anniversary which is coming up soon.  

I think last year's anniversary event will be returning.

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It's possible they've planned it for something else, but since no Blizzcon they might as well reused it. Still I would've preferred if it's something to be earned in game, rather than another thing for sale.

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