"Abyssal Seahorse" redirects here. For Kelp'thar Forest NPC, see Abyssal Seahorse (Kelp'thar Forest). For Eternal Palace NPCs, see Abyssal Seahorse (Eternal Palace).
  • Vashj'ir Seahorse
  • Binds when picked up
  • Mount
  • Use: Teaches you how to beckon your Vashj'ir Seahorse. Can only be summoned in aquatic environments.
  • Requires Level 30
  • Requires Expert Riding

Vashj'ir Seahorse is a quest reward from N [30-35] The Abyssal Ride. She increases swimming speed by 450%, which results in speeds similar to flying mounts above land.

Icon description

"Summons and dismisses your Vashj'ir Seahorse. Can only be used in Vashj'ir."

Mount Journal

Stubborn until broken, these underwater mounts provide the swiftest means of travel around the depths of Vashj'ir.

Aquatic speeds

Movement type yd/sec Run % Swim %
Normal swimming  4.7222  67.46% 100%
Normal swimming with Swift Landing
 [Azure Silk Belt]
 [Glompmaw's Ring]
 5.4306  77.58% 115%
[Unending Breath]  5.6667  80.95% 120%
 [Hook of the Master Angler]  6.375  91.07% 135%
[Speedbarge Diving Helm] (swimming)  7.5556 107.94% 160%
Most aquatic mounts
[Travel Form]
 [Swim Speed Potion]
 [Shimmerscale Diving Suit]
 [Pocket-Sized Computation Device] via  [Slipstream Generator]
 9.4444 134.92% 200%
[Sea Legs] (swimming) 10.3417 147.74% 219%
[Well Fed] 10.6250 151.79% 225%
[Speedbarge Diving Helm] (running)
[Sea Legs] (running)
11.2 160% 237%
 [Underlight Angler] with [Underlight Blessing] 11.8055 168.7% 250%
 [Cursed Swabby Helmet] 14.1666 202.38% 300%
[Sea Legs] on most aquatic mounts 18.8889 269.84% 400%
 [Vashj'ir Seahorse] 25.9722 371.03% 550%



Patches and hotfixes

  • Warlords of Draenor Patch 6.0.2 (2014-10-14): Renamed from Subdued Abyssal Seahorse.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.6 (2011-02-08): Can now be used while standing on the sea floor in Vashj'ir.
  • Cataclysm Hotfix (2010-12-08): Players are no longer able to retain the 450% swim speed increase from the Abyssal Seahorse through devious, devious means.
  • Cataclysm Hotfix (2010-12-08): Players of the opposite faction can no longer kill the lures for the Seahorses. It's just mean and wrong. And mean.
  • Cataclysm Patch 4.0.3a (2010-11-23): Added.

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