Black Proto-Drake

This mount is retired. Retired

Bred specifically to honor those heroes who showed exceptional resilience and fortitude facing the dangers in Northrend.

Riding Requirements:

  • This mount is available to all eligible characters on your account.
  • Level 10
  • Apprentice Riding (ground)
  • Expert Riding (flying)


  • Retired


This mount was the reward for the achievement Glory of the Raider (25 Player). It was retired in Patch 3.1.
The Plagued Proto-Drake, which was the 10-player equivalent reward, has recently appeared for sale (very rarely) on the Black Market Auction House. It's entirely possible that this mount will do the same in the future.

Introduced in:

Patch 3.0

Travel Mode:

  • Ground (+60% or +100% speed)
  • Flying (+150%, +280% or +310% speed)
Speed depends on your riding skill.
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Other Mounts Using the Same Model:

Black Proto-Drake taught by Reins of the Black Proto-Drake