This article contains lore taken from Warcraft novels, novellas, or short stories.

Pixies are demigods resembling minute, sword wielding men with butterfly wings. They helped fight during the War of the Ancients.[1]

In the RPG

Pixies or Sprites as seen in the RPG book Shadows & Light

Icon-RPG.png This section contains information from the Warcraft RPG which is considered non-canon.

Pixies are a small race native to the Emerald Dream that share the world with a contingent of fey including sprites and the like.[2]


  • Pixies are winged human-like creatures often associated with England and Scotland.
  • Kurgatok calls his imp Keb'ezil a pixy during an exchange involving the player.[3] Due to the context, it is apparent that the term was used satirically, as an insult.
  • Fire Flies from Hearthstone: Journey to Un'Goro are fire elementals depicted as minute humanoids with butterfly-like wings similar to the description of pixies.

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