Animated objects of different kinds can be found in World of Warcraft.
- The blood elves of Quel'Thalas use animated brooms and mops in order to clean the walkways, dais', and houses of Sunstrider Isle, Silvermoon, and Eversong Woods. They also have floating flower pots.
- In the Military Ward of Revendreth, the venthyr create living weapons empowered by souls and anima, such as Vorpalia, Remornia, and long-lost axe named Partannas. Animated swords speaking to their wielders can also be found in Sinfall. The venthyr also make their quills sentient.
- Flying tomes
- Animated weapons
- Enchanted tikis
- Flying carpets
- Stone guardians may be referred to as "animated statue" for example, Animated Statue of Archaedas.