Hunter Tomes

Hunter Tomes are special books for Hunters, which are used to learn the ability to tame pets from new pet families. These pets may be used in any specialization, as opposed to exotic pets which can only be used in the Beast Mastery specialization.

The four hunter tomes available in game are:

Ancient Tome of Dinomancy

The Ancient Tome of Dinomancy drops from Zandalari Dinomancer on the Isle of Giants.

  • Once learned you will be able to tame pets within the Direhorn family.
  • For alts you will need to obtain this tome on each character in order to tame Direhorn family pets.
  • For a list of Direhorn hunter pets that you can tame check out Petopia.

Mecha-Bond Imprint Matrix

The Mecha-Bond Imprint Matrix can be crafted by Engineers with at least one skill point in Legion Engineering. You can purchase Schematic: Mecha-Bond Imprint Matrix from Xur'ios in Dalaran.

  • Once learned you will be able to tame Mechanical pets.
  • For alts you will need to obtain this tome on each character in order to tame Mechanical family pets. Note that Gnomes and Goblins have the ability to tame Mechanical pets without the need for this item.
  • For a list of Mechanical hunter pets that you can tame check out Petopia.

Tome of the Hybrid Beast

The Tome of the Hybrid Beast can be purchased from Pan the Kind Hand after completing the Hunter Class Mount Questline.

In order to start this questline you will first have to complete a few achievements and quests:

Upon completing this scenario you will get the mount Trust of a Loyal Wolfhawk and you'll be able to purchase the Tome of the Hybrid Beast from Pan the Kind Hand.

Blood-Soaked Tome of Dark Whispers

The Blood-Soaked Tome of Dark Whispers drops from Zul in Uldir. It is a guaranteed drop on Normal and higher difficulties.

  • Once learned you will be able to tame pets within the Blood Beast family on all hunter characters on your account.
  • For a list of Blood Beast hunter pets that you can tame check out Petopia.