How does Renown work in WoW Dragonflight?

Reputation or Renown?

Renown is a mechanic introduced in the Shadowlands expansion and carried over to World of Warcraft Dragonflight. As a system, it functions similar to how Reputation has always worked, but there are some key differences. Here is how Renown works in World of Warcraft Dragonflight.

How Renown works in WoW Dragonflight

Renown is effectively a side system to Reputation. They work together to provide you with a reward for pursuing faction activities. For example, completing quests for the Dragonscale Expedition faction will reward their Reputation, which counts towards leveling up your Renown toward them.

Related: Renown Factions in WoW Dragonflight

The main difference between the two systems is the rewards themselves. While Reputation still allows you to purchase specific items at specific Reputation tiers, Renown tiers often reward entirely new mechanics attached to each faction in Dragonflight. For example, getting Renown tier 10 with any of the four major factions allows your alts to level up with that faction significantly faster. Another reward opens up a slew of new world quests that can be pursued. Renown with the Iskaara Tuskarr even allows you to open up your own fishing hole, which you have to airdrop fish into by dragonriding, to maintain it!

As you can see, Renown introduces new ways to play World of Warcraft Dragonflight. There are so many unlocks through Renown that diligent players will not find it easy to run out of stuff to do on the Dragon Isles.

For more guides and information on World of Warcraft Dragonflight, check out Best Tank Classes in WoW Dragonflight – Tank Tier List right here on Pro Game Guides.

Follow us on Twitter and Facebook to get updates on your favorite games!

About the Author

Darrus is a creative-minded individual with a passion for all things gaming. As both a seasoned writer and game developer, he charges headfirst into the line of fire, taking on anything the industry has to offer him. The RPG genre is his home base.

Write A Comment

How does Renown work in WoW Dragonflight?

Comments are on moderation and will be approved in a timely manner. Please read the following rules before commenting:

  • All comments must be on topic and add something of substance to the post
  • No swearing or inappropriate words
  • No asking or begging for anything free
  • Do not attempt to start a poll in the comments
  • Comments in all CAPS will be removed
  • We reserve the right to remove a comment for any reason
  • Do not impersonate a staff member or influencer

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.