Removed mounts are mounts that are no longer obtainable, but players who had them got to keep them.

Original epic mounts

These used the old epic mount graphics and as of Patch 1.4 are no longer obtainable. They can be exchanged for the newer variety if desired, but the players who own them prefer to keep their old mounts due to the fact of their uniqueness and non-availability. Having any of these mounts awards the Feat of Strength  [Old School Ride].

Removed achievement mounts

These mounts used to be rewarded from achievements:

Achieving  [A Tribute to Immortality] awarded the Crusader's White Warhorse to the Alliance, and Crusader's Black Warhorse to the Horde.
Removed in Patch 4.0.3a

Removed mounts found as loot

These mounts used to be found as loot:

The Amani War Bear was a reward from Ashli's Bag for completing the timed event in Zul'Aman.
Removed in Patch 3.0.2.
A Swift Alliance Steed (Alliance) or Swift Horde Wolf (Horde) dropped from the Argent Crusade Tribute Chest in the Trial of the Grand Crusader if the conditions were met for  [A Tribute to Insanity (10 player)].
Removed in Patch 4.0.1.

Other removed mounts

Raid achievement mounts

For these mounts players needed to defeat the final raid boss in an expansion in Heroic or Mythic difficulty prior to the release of the next expansion.

Unobtainable mounts

These are mounts that have never been obtainable in the first place, only Game Masters can access/give them.

The Fluorescent Green Mechanostrider was issued by a GM to a player on the EU servers by mistake, when the player had accidentally deleted his mount.


The following mounts were removed but are obtainable once again with the Black Market Auction House.