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Larion Pouncer

Post by Carnitas » March 4th, 2021, 12:30 pm

Is it known if non-Kyrians can loot the pet from Larion Rider Orstus? I always get loot from the other rare that spawns with him but never from Orstus. Kyrians on the other hand get loot from Orstus even if not the pet. Once Orstus is killed and looted by the Kyrian, the other rare turns elite, no silver dragon, and when killed gives no loot. This is all very odd and indicates a difference in looting between Kyrians and non-Kyrians.

Any non-Kyrians able to loot the pet?

Update, I now have the T3 Kyrian anima conductor. Killed Orstus and for the first time I was able to loot that mob... no pet but the other expected things... grateful offerings etc. And my Rarity addon registered my first attempt at the pet!

It appears that to ensure you can loot Orstus for the pet, its best to pull him first as soon as they go active. Doing this you will pull Orstus alone and can kill him first. The other can be killed after or will despawn.
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Re: Larion Pouncer

Post by Quintessence » March 4th, 2021, 2:14 pm

I'm interested in hearing if any non-Kyrians received the pet from this rare too.

Unfortunately, I have my doubts. With Blizzard's current track record of having a hidden Covenant requirements on some of the rarespawn drops it wouldn't surprise me if this drop is Kyrian-only.
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Re: Larion Pouncer

Post by Ziamccabe » March 11th, 2021, 3:07 am

I have killed this boss a few time now. A couple of days ago two of the 4 people in my group got the pet. I checked the armory after and both were Kyrian. The pet has yet to drop for me. :(

I suspect it may drop for Kyrian only. I'll still go after it until confirmed.

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