Island Expedition Mounts?

BFA Dungeons, Island Expeditions, and Raids
I heard there was going to be mount drops from the Island Expeditions but I have not seen anyone with one or anything like that, and I can't seem to find any info on where they drop. Are they just random rewards at the end? Is there a certain difficulty they drop on? Do we know anything? Thanks.
They seem to be random rewards from what I can tell. I've seen a few drops from people simply winning on heroic difficulty

There is a guy in the comment section that managed to get the surf jelly: https://www.wowhead.com/item=163585/surf-jelly#comments
Good lord they're just purely random drops with no rhyme or reason. How frustrating.
ive seen one sqwaks mount but not sure what difficulty it was on ive done well over 50 and got nothing on heroic
As usual who knows, what difficulty you need to do it on, where they come from, eg rare Boss, pouch at end.

GG Blizz, apparently a Hotfix went live yesterday 15/9/2018, but i'm still none the wiser where they come from.
At this point only jelly mount is confirmed dropping in a decent way (it can drop in any difficulty)... one person in wowhead confirmed that he has dropped squawks (in PVP island) at the first week of the expansion, but since then nothing.

Surf Jelly -> https://www.wowhead.com/item=163585
Squarks -> https://www.wowhead.com/item=163586/

No comments or proven drop from the follow mounts:

Craghorn Chasm-Leaper (https://www.wowhead.com/item=163583/)
Qinsho's Eternal Hound (https://www.wowhead.com/item=163582/)
Twilight Avenger (https://www.wowhead.com/item=163584)

I also keep track in reddit and mmochampion forums.

With that in mind i believe these 3 mounts are not available yet, may be added in future islands as rewards or maybe given in one week as reward from the weekly cap.

The problem is, they are in the journal so they should drop, and Mr. Muffimus won't talk about that. If they are bugged, maybe in 8.1/8.2 blizz will "hide fix" like they did with sha and galleon mounts in pandaria lol

Please, if you drop any of these mounts confirm in wowhead!
I haven't seen anything on Craghorn Chasm-Leaper or Twilight Avenger, but Qinsho's Eternal Hound is on Mounts- Wow Rarity Site towards the end:
http://wowrarity.com/Mounts

I'm thinking the vanity rewards are related to the mobs on the island. Perhaps if a named rare invades the island and your team kills it, it's a 1% drop rate divided by the 3 of you (sadistic if it's true). I have seen the mob "Stone-Lord Qinsho" in a heroic island expedition, but I and no guildies have received a single mount yet. They're definitely on par with Rukhmar/Sha from what I can tell.
Not trying to bump an old thread, but I have seen tons of people with these mounts. Definitely not on par with sha, nalak, or rukhmar mounts. This is as of 10/06/18.

Only thing I can gather is that it is a random drop at the end of the IE, but it does seem to have some correlation to either how many mobs, or what kind of mobs, you kill during the Island Expedition. I would honestly guess it is probably around a 2-3% drop rate.

Hope this helps and good luck on your hunt :)
I'm pretty sure it's just random chance, because my first island expedition I did was a normal, and it dropped a Surf Jelly for me.
I'm not sure if difficulty makes the difference in % of drop rate, but I'm here to confirm you can get mounts from normal too!
These mounts are very rare. All I have gotten was a surf Jelly after doing well over 500 expos and seeing so many pirates and mogu my eyes bleed.
10/06/2018 11:07 AMPosted by Joen
I'm pretty sure it's just random chance, because my first island expedition I did was a normal, and it dropped a Surf Jelly for me.
I'm not sure if difficulty makes the difference in % of drop rate, but I'm here to confirm you can get mounts from normal too!


Interesting. One theme I see consistently popping up in the IE threads, is that more folks seem to have gotten Mogs, Pets or mounts from Normal than any other mode.

(I've been reading these threads for HOURS tonight, so seeing that same thing pop up fairly often makes me think that normals are the best bet at present)
I was able to drop Qinsho's Eternal Hound today on Heroic mode. We won the scenario, I can't tell if the other two I was with were able to receive mounts as well since it was a random group.
10/28/2018 09:49 PMPosted by Calthanos
I was able to drop Qinsho's Eternal Hound today on Heroic mode. We won the scenario, I can't tell if the other two I was with were able to receive mounts as well since it was a random group.


And...you had a Mogu invasion and killed the rares yes?

I've done at least 1,000 of these without seeing jack. lol.
10/29/2018 04:39 AMPosted by Melfuriah
10/28/2018 09:49 PMPosted by Calthanos
I was able to drop Qinsho's Eternal Hound today on Heroic mode. We won the scenario, I can't tell if the other two I was with were able to receive mounts as well since it was a random group.


And...you had a Mogu invasion and killed the rares yes?

I've done at least 1,000 of these without seeing jack. lol.


I'm not very familiar with the content of expeditions, am kind of new to it. But from what I can tell we didn't do anything out of the ordinary that run. The elites we killed were just the standard ones. We didn't enter any portals and stuff.

1,000 expeditions? That's rough bud, sorry bout that :(
After Blizzard upped the drop rates a while back people were able to make a spreadsheet for the drops in island expeditions.

I managed to get my Qinsho's Eternal Hound on an alt in a normal. I was farming pirates on whatever island that was and some mogu's invaded, I killed Qinsho and it dropped. Sadly I never got squawks from the pirates.

I have heard some rumors that blizzard nerfed the drop rate again so I am not holding my breath on getting anything in the future.
Done maybe ~200 islands total across BFA and no mounts. Heaps of mogs, pets and other junk though. Keeping at it.
I just won Quinsho's eternal hound on a island exploration. I played regular not heroic.

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