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The Celestial Tournament

Welcome to Xu-Fu's Celestial Tournament guide!

The Celestial Tournament is a special event and by most seen as the pinnacle of pet battle challenges. You can do it once a week and inside, you will face three pet battle masters, followed by the four Celestials to fight against. The three masters change every week and there's a total of three sets of them rotating through.
Doesn't sound that hard, but what makes it tricky is that once you're in, you cannot heal your pets anymore! That makes planning ahead very important, and this is where Xu-Fu comes in with the Celestial Tournament Planner.

This tool will guide you through all the fights and you can select alternatives that work for you, depending on the pets you have available. It is all saved to the planner and in the end presents you will have an overview and a personal guide for your Celestial Tournament experience.

You will also get a unique ID for your planned setup and a link that you can bookmark or share with others. When you need your strategies again in the following weeks, it is super easy to go back and you will see exactly what strategies you were using last time. No scribbled notes, no mess of links to go through or forgotten tactics! Wanna give it a try? There you go:

Start the Tournament Planner


Or if you've already gone through the planner before and noted down your Planner ID, punch it in here to go to your personal strategies:



Below you will find a list of pets that are suitable to beat the Celestial Tournament. You do not necessarily need those pets, but with them you can use the first alternative listed here on every fight:

Name

Families

Occurrences

Required Level

#

1.

Humanoid

2

25

2.

Mechanical

1

25

3.

Mechanical

1

25

4.

Humanoid

1

25

5.

Elemental

1

25

6.

Mechanical

1

25

7.

Flying

1

25

8.

Aquatic

2

25

9.

Elemental

1

25

10.

Humanoid

1

25

11.

Humanoid

1

25

12.

Magic

1

25

13.

Dragonkin

1

25

14.

Mechanical

1

25

15.

Mechanical

1

25

16.

Undead

1

25

17.

Critter

1

25

18.

Critter

1

25

19.

Flying

1

25

20.

Undead

4

25

21.

Flying

1

25

22.

Dragonkin

1

25

23.

Undead

1

25

24.

Mechanical

1

25

25.

Aquatic

2

25

26.

Flying

1

25

27.

Mechanical

1

25

28.

Flying

1

25

29.

Beast

1

25

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Tanda#2819

wrote on 06/06/2018

For some reason, even when I updated my pets' collection everywhere here, this planner is still showing I"m missing Darkmoon Tonk, which I have for a long time on lvl 25. Planner however marks is as "Missing"
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Proshvam

wrote on 06/03/2018

On the main Celestial Tournament dungeon page, is there a way for the list of your pets compared to what is needed to show what specific breed of that pet is needed, if it calls for it in the strategies? I'm not sure how plausible it is, but I know one of the zandalari pets needed Speed and mine did not have it unfortunately.

I'm using the list as a guide to what I need to obtain/level up still and think it would be a nice addition, if possible. Thanks for all you do!
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Aranesh

wrote on 06/03/2018

Hey!

Unfortunately this tool is way older than the newer parts of the page, which include breed requirements and such. It will be a larger undertaking to update the celestial tournament and right now my focus is on getting ready for the next addon. Meaning, it will probably not happen anytime soon, sorry :/
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Zamaza

wrote on 05/16/2018

Celestial tournament planner stopped working for me this week. I am getting errors like Warning: mysqli_num_rows() expects parameter 1 to be mysqli_result, boolean given in /kunden/426045_85652/webseiten/Petguide/classes/ct.php on line 2464
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Zamaza

wrote on 05/17/2018

Fixed now!
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Tullemus

wrote on 02/16/2018

Alternative 3 was a fail - my ankleender died before it could start the fight - guess it needs to be faster than Xu-Fu - this rendered this option a total fail as all these pets got killed. Devised another setup With:

Darkmoon Zeppelin 222 - decoy, flyby, explode - zepp dies
Ikky 111 - Black claw, flock - ikky dies
Stonegrinder 121 - Scrreching gears finished off Xu-Fu
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Les3007

wrote on 01/17/2018

Hi there, I'm new to the site which looks great btw, and can't wait to start building a team for the Celestial Tournament, and though it's probably obvious, I can't find which actual breeds to use in the lists of pets you suggest, I've got lots of the listed pets but some are low level & don't really want to spend time levelling the ones which are wrong breeds.
Thanks Les
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Fred wrote on 12/02/2017

I don't understand how you can have 4 occurences of Scourged Whelpling since you can only have 3 occurences of a pet.
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atrex wrote on 01/28/2018

That's how many times they show up in the tourney throughout all the battles. ;-)
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Rawana wrote on 12/02/2017

Thank you so much for this awesome guide and planner! Perfect tool to help get the celestial pets <3
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Aelfraed wrote on 08/08/2017

12 weeks 12 coins 4 pets 1 achievement. You ROCK. Thankyou.
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Aranesh

wrote on 08/09/2017

Congrats! :D
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Telepatra

wrote on 11/08/2017

12 coins 10 weeks ;) You get the first 3 coins all in the first week, then the remaining 9 coins are acquired one per week thereafter :)
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Anonymous wrote on 08/02/2017

Thanks for this great & powerful tool. It would be wonderful if there were some sort of accompanying addon to easily select pets and view notes in-game.

Unfortunately, the top strategy for the Wise Mari fight does not work for me. I have a p/p gryphon, a h swamp croaker, and both breeds of scourged whelpling. Following the instructions, verbatim, I lose 3/4 attempts. I often don't even get to the second flock, and otherwise die long before the "slicing wind until dead" step.
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Aranesh

wrote on 08/02/2017

Hey! The best addon I can recommend is Rematch. It does pretty much what you ask for :-)

At some point I will have to revisit the Celestial Tournament but for the moment I would like to ask you to try one of the other strategies for Wise Mari
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Anonymous wrote on 08/11/2017

Thanks for responding. Even without regular updates, it makes your site feel vibrant and rich.

I do use rematch and it's fantastic - I also think it's awesome the way your site exports into rematch formats. When I mentioned addon support, though, I was really thinking more along the lines of a tool that could take a tournament ID from your site and import the whole thing at once. Perhaps even taking inventory of available pets and generating the match-ups dynamically. I haven't really experimented w/ the "notes during battle" feature of rematch, but it does seem like it would require a whole lot of copy/paste work to get the site data into it.

Still, as is the site helped me get where I need to be and I thank you for it!
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Aranesh

wrote on 08/11/2017

You are very welcome, thank you for the praise :-)

I do have bigger plans for automations and exports like that. Maybe not exactly along the lines of your idea, but similar ^^ I'm about ...80% done with a login system, where you can register an account (through battle.net verification, much like "login with facebook", but using battle.net). This grabs your pet collection from the armory. That's the first step I'm working on.

Next step will be the more exciting one. I will rework the strategy alternatives, so instead of being numbered in a specific order, the page crosscheckes the alternatives with your pet collection and gives you the one you have the pets for on top. Then I could also redo the tournament planner because it could just do everything automatically and in the end spew out a long rematch import link and a list of strategies.

Well, that's the plan for now :-) My time for developing features is limited so progress is a bit slow, but I'm getting there eventually ^^
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Neon wrote on 05/03/2017

Really great tool, managed to get myself Chi-Chi super fast, thanks to everyone here on the website and the people that have sent their strategy suggestions aswell!
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Kamboozle wrote on 04/24/2017

Admittedly, there is a way to heal pets on these fights. All you need is a pet with Bleat.
Wrathion (Week A), Wise Mari (Week B), Goldbloom(Week C), and Yu'la all start off with non-damaging moves. So you can fight them, use Bleat, then Forfeit and your pets remain healed.
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Anonymous wrote on 04/15/2017

Hey guys, I wouldn't say I'm new to pet battling but I'm definitely far from great. Does anyone have a planner ID that has a great success rate, or is it set up in such a way that whatever I choose, I will be able to find success most of the time?
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Aranesh

wrote on 04/15/2017

The latter is the case! The different fights are to check against the pets you have. Some strategies are a bit more luck based than others, but they usually are noted as such and you can always change them in the planner tool anyway.