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No Additional "Purchases" Needed for Shadowlands Flying Clarification

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In addition to clarifying that players will still need Expert Riding even when they have the Shadowlands flying item, Blizzard also made it clear that there will be no "purchase" needed for the Memories of Sunless Skies  Memories of Sunless Skies which enables flying, after some players were concerned about the implications of the "purchase" terminilogy specifically:

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Upon completing a quest contained within the "The Last Sigil" storyline, you’ll be rewarded with Memories of Sunless Skies. This consumable item allows all characters on your account with Expert Riding Skill to fly in Bastion, Maldraxxus, Ardenweald, and Revendreth!

Previously, that same section read: "This consumable item allows all characters on your account to purchase the Riding Skill..." and so some players assumed there might be an actual real money component involved, or at least a significant gold amount or similar, so Blizzard apprently thought it was best to clarify and put them at ease. They also talked to Wowhead with why they updated the text  of the original article today:

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The "to purchase" wording in the Shadowlands Flying blog was only there to indicate that the player will need to have trained Expert Riding. The vast majority of active players have had that for ages, the wording was just included for the sake of accuracy as Expert Riding is not automatically granted upon unlocking Shadowlands Flying.

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