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Sky Lantern

Sky Lantern
Sky Lantern
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Vendor:  Ku-Mo

Zone:  Timeless Isle

Cost: 7500Timeless Coin (unlimited supply)

Sky Lantern
Sky Lantern
Binds when picked up
Use: Teaches you how to summon this companion.
Want it Want it | Got it | Exclude — Community: 23.3% have it
Neutral Neutral
Ground (hovers)


3 allowed
September 10, 2013


Flying creatures gain 50% extra speed while above 50% health.


Damage Taken 

50% from Magic abilities

33% from Beast abilities

Timeless Isle — Pandaria
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Rating: +1   [Report]

I just purchased this, now that we're in patch 6.0. Once learned, it shows in my Pet Journal as Uncommon (green), B/B. I crossed my fingers and tried a Flawless Flying Battle-Stone. The Lantern remained green, but the stone was not spent.

Oct 22, 2014 at 1:10am | Edits: 0 | Earthen Ring-US | Pets: 655 Compare collections | Score: 3596
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Bought this one tonight;  confirmed;  cannot battle and shows up in the pet journal with its name in standard WoW-gold lettering.

Oct 15, 2014 at 1:54am | Edits: 0 | Lightbringer-US | Pets: 244 Compare collections | Score: 1167
Rating: +3   [Report]

This pet has been buggy since it first came out.  In the pet journal it shows as uncommon quality.  When summoned, it appears as common quality.  It cannot be stoned to rare and may or may not consume upgrade stones if you attempt to do so (in 3 attempts, I lost 1 stone). It also does not show up in player's armories and thus has to be manually added into WCP member collections.  Unlike other pets this pet shows up as a spell in the General tab of the toon that bought it.

May 22, 2014 at 3:13pm | Edits: 0 | Kil'jaeden-US | Pets: 692 Compare collections | Score: 4130
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I ran into the same issue as Frisco.  Nothing else left to upgrade, but a battle stone won't work on these to upgrade them to rare.

Feb 21, 2014 at 6:26pm | Edits: 0 | Dragonblight-US | Pets: 685 Compare collections | Score: 4023
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Go to your import pets section and there is a "got it" option on that page.  For some reason it doesn't see it the same way.

Jan 26, 2014 at 11:44am | Edits: 0 | Shandris-US | Pets: 602 Compare collections | Score: 3050
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So... I have this pet and the website doesn't have the 'I own it' option for me to select here. Anyone else have this problem?

Jan 25, 2014 at 1:34am | Edits: 0 | Azuremyst-US | Pets: 574 Compare collections | Score: 2873
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Ran out of battle pets to upgrade, and it seems this one can not be upgrade to rare for some reason with a stone. Can anyone confirm?

Dec 12, 2013 at 10:49am | Edits: 0 | Alexstrasza-US | Pets: 682 Compare collections | Score: 4070
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I find it kind of strange that this lantern can't battle, but others (the lunar lanterns and the enchanted lantern) can. I wonder if they'll change this down the road.

Oct 21, 2013 at 9:20pm | Edits: 0 | Twisting Nether-US | Pets: 405 Compare collections | Score: 2007
Rating: +3   [Report]

its not showing in my pet journal and i bought it for 7500coins  and learned it

Oct 4, 2013 at 3:44am | Edits: 0 | Bonechewer-US | Pets: 698 Compare collections | Score: 3744
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I think they fixed the showing up as poor on the site.

Sep 26, 2013 at 5:22am | Edits: 0 | Hellscream-EU | Pets: 649 Compare collections | Score: 3608
Rating: +8   [Report]

I love that this pet can't battle. Takes me back to the days when some of us did this for the satisfaction of collecting them all. For some reason when you learn this pet it goes into both your pet journal and your General tab.

Sep 19, 2013 at 12:48pm | Edits: 0 | Khadgar-US | Pets: 683 Compare collections | Score: 3423
Top RaterBrakkis 
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The pet is learned as Uncommon Quality but is showing up on the site as Poor.

Sep 19, 2013 at 11:57am | Edits: 0 | Alterac Mountains-US | Pets: 519 Compare collections | Score: 2650
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Mine is showing up as poor quality...???

Sep 16, 2013 at 10:14pm | Edits: 0 | Aerie Peak-US | Pets: 686 Compare collections | Score: 3971
Rating: +15   [Report]

Well since I have been a pet collector WAY before battle pets hit the scene, it doesn't bother me at all it's not a ballte pet.  Just add it to your collection and move along....LOL

Sep 16, 2013 at 10:48am | Edits: 0 | Gul'dan-US | Pets: 584 Compare collections | Score: 3132
Top RaterCelestya22 
Rating: -2   [Report]

Was disappointed to learn that not only is this not a battle pet, it's green quality when learned. I thought it would be similar (if not the same) stats as the other three lantern pets. I love the look of this one and would definitely use it over the other three. 

I hope blizzard changes it. 

Sep 15, 2013 at 2:14pm | Edits: 0 | Area 52-US | Pets: 575 Compare collections | Score: 3256
Site MVPFlibbit 
Rating: +3   [Report]

@Almuric: Yes, this is an Armory issue - as of the evening of 9/12 it's not listed there (I checked both before and after I got the pet, it doesn't show up in either owned or unowned).

Sep 12, 2013 at 8:30pm | Edits: 0 | Scarlet Crusade-US | Pets: 709 Compare collections | Score: 3916
Site MVPAlmuric 
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Currently not updating correctly when importing collection, probably an armory bug?


Update: Though you should always take anything a GM tells you with a pinch of salt, one did tell me that this pet would be stonable in patch 6.0 so I'll be saving a flying stone to test on patch day. 

Sep 12, 2013 at 1:38pm | Edits: 1 | Doomhammer-EU | Pets: 696 Compare collections | Score: 4110
Top RaterTruweildude 
Rating: +3   [Report]

Neat, but 7500 coins and can't battle, that's kinda garbage. Well won't be buying this till last. Just imo almost every pet should be able to battle, I can understand the children pets, and actual people pets like guild page, but all these balloons and kites, c'mon, they could have some really cool and interesting moves.

Sep 10, 2013 at 11:31pm | Edits: 1 | Aerie Peak-US | Pets: 674 Compare collections | Score: 3873
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A candle inside of the kite heats the air, causing it to rise into the air without the need for wind.
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