Do we have to wait till 5.1 for these? I dont know if its worth it to stop grinding rep now on alts and wait for this or be screwed when i get 3-4 toons revered or higher before this comes out...
-Any idea on this and/or 5.1's release dates would make my life far more simpler.
Once one character reaches revered with the Cloud Serpents, this item will be available from the Cloud Serpents Quartermaster, and it will effect all characters on that account when used.
Do not buy additional mounts
, as they are account wide, you only need the exalted reputation to ride them on your alts. This information is current as of 10-31-12.
items in Mist of Pandaria:
(Both Alliance and Horde).
These Faction items are available for patch 5.1 except the
ones that are available for patch 5.2, you must be Revered with each faction if you want to buy this item.
Be warned! This item can be bought & used for more than once, though you won't get additional effect for the extra uses. Also, this is not refundable.
is sold by
, for 37g50 at revered, 35g at exalted with
/// 42g50 at revered, 38g at exalted without
. The Serpent Keeper (aka Quartermaster) is located in Jade Forest, at the Arboretum.
Grand Commendations becomes available for purchase at Revered reputation with a faction. The gain will affect that character's grind from Revered to Exalted as well as all future toons on that account (both factions, all realms, all battle.net accounts) for all rep levels, forever. The bonus
stacks with both
, doubling the amount of rep received after they are applied.
For example, a quest that gives a 250 base reputation gain (like
) will give: 250 rep + 25 (guild) + 25 (human) = 300 rep * 2 (Grand Commendation) = 600 total rep
The item can be purchased and used more than once, but multiple uses will have no effect, so buyer beware. In order to see whether your account has a particular reputation bonus, open up the reputation tab of your character pane;
reputations with the bonus will have a golden arrow on the right side of the reputation bar
. Mousing over this golden arrow will reveal the text: "Bonus Reputation: Your account has unlocked bonus reputation gain with this faction." (updated for 5.2)
Grand Commendations for all the factions
Once this item is purchased you must click on it to use it. You do NOT get the double rep by just having it in your bags.
It has very similar image to the mounts so don't get confused if you can't find it. Took me a little while to find it.
Doubles the amount of rep you get by turning in
If you have already one character in this account bought this, 1-3
s can help your other characters gain Revered in a single day.
Once you hit revered on your first character, buy this and use it *immediately*.
I made the mistake of being excited that I got to do the quest chain starting at
- and did not remember to purchase this until afterward. This cost me about 1200 free rep.
San Redscale, The Serpent Keeper Quartermaster is located in Jade Forest, in the Arboretum (56,44)
To those of you who can't remember if you actually bought this (might be expensive otherwise), you can find out by going to the characters reputation sheet . Beside the factions status (to the left of the bar), there should be an arrow up if you already bought it. Interface might vary if you are using addons or if it got changed by a patch.
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