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Hawezar Overview in Diablo 4

Hawezar is a treacherous region in Diablo 4 filled with dark magic, fanaticism, and rampant disease. This guide provides an overview of the various aspects and activities within Hawezar.

Waypoints: Gateways to Expedited Exploration

Waypoints play a crucial role in navigating Hawezar efficiently. They provide quick travel options and unlock access to various areas. Here are the six Waypoints in Hawezar:

  • Zarbinzet – Waypoint located inside town, in the center area of Umir Plateau.
  • Wejinhani – Waypoint located west in the Dismal Foothills.
  • Ruins of Rakhat Keep: Inner Court – Waypoint inside town, at the center of Hawezar.
  • Vyeresz – Waypoint inside the Stronghold north of Toxic Fens. This can be accessed once the Stronghold has been cleansed of evil.
  • Backwater – Waypoint located east of the Forsaken Coast.
  • The Tree of Whispers – Waypoint located northeast of The Writhing Mire, available after unlocking the Tree of Whispers.

To learn more about Waypoints and their significance, visit the Waypoints Guide.

Altar of Lilith: All Locations

Renown is a crucial aspect of character progression in Hawezar. By completing various activities and exploring the region, players can increase their Renown level. These activities include:

  • Side Quests: 49
  • Side Dungeons: 23
  • Altars of Lilith: 34
  • Areas to Discover: 56
  • Cellars: 29

For a comprehensive list of Renown activities and rewards, refer to the Renown Activities page.

Stage 1 Stage 2 Stage 3 Stage 4 Stage 5
+Bonus XP +Bonus XP +Bonus XP +Bonus XP +Bonus XP
+3,000 Gold +10,000 Gold +25,000 Gold +60,000 Gold +150,000 Gold
+1 Skill Point +1 Potion Charge +1 Skill Point +80 Max Obols +4 Paragon Points

Cellar Locations: Unlocking All Renown

1. Mountain Storeroom
2. Feeding Den
3. Cinder Shack
4. Tormented Pit
5. Sunken Hut
6. Swamp Nest
7. Mire Hideout
8. Flooded Burial Pit
9. Bloodpox Infestation
10. Slimy Cavern

11. Decaying Cavern
12. Shipwreck Shack
13. Swamp Hovel
14. Holy Refuge
15. Dark Catacomb
16. Swamped Hideout
17. Bleak Basement
18. Aya’s Hideaway
19. Fetid Hive
20. Rocky Burrow

21. Commandeered Lodge
22. Desecrated Cellar
23. Cursed Cabin
24. Toxic Mine
25. Rotting Cave
26. Swarmed Mineshaft
27. Shoreside Shack
28. Waterlogged Grave
29. Tidal Burrow

Conquer Strongholds: Purge the Darkness

Strongholds are event areas in Hawezar that require cleansing from evil forces. Successfully purging a Stronghold offers various benefits, including unlocking new areas and granting Renown. Here are the three Strongholds in Hawezar:

  • Crusaders Monument – Located in the north of Zarbinzet.
  • Eriman’s Pyre – Located far north in Hawezar, west of the Tree of Whispers.
  • Vyeresz – Located east of Zarbinzet, towards the southern center of Hawezar.

To delve deeper into Strongholds and their significance, check out the Strongholds Guide.

World Boss Zone: The Fields of Desecration

The Fields of Desecration, situated southeast of Zarbinzet, is the World Boss zone in Hawezar. Here, powerful and formidable creatures await players. To better prepare for these encounters, consult our World Boss Guides.

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