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With the Dragonflight expansion for World of Warcraft came one of its best and most fun features — Dragonriding! As players follow the campaign storyline they will be introduced to Dragonriding and the talent tree that comes along with it.

Dragonriding Talent Tree and Glyphs

Players are able to put points into this talent tree by collecting Dragonriding Glyphs, found around the Dragon Isles. The more Glyphs you find, the more talents you will be able to select.

Players will be able to fill out the entire talent tree by the time they collect all of the Glyphs, 48 in total. You will receive one Glyph at the start of the Dragonriding tutorial quest, but the rest are scattered around the continent. Glyphs are account bound unlocks, so you will only need to collect each once!

Accessing new nodes in the talent tree from collecting Glyphs and unlocking skills that are rewarded from advancing the story can prove to be useful in your journey, though you do not have to use every skill you unlock. The further you progress through the tree, the easier glyph hunting becomes!

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Dragonriding Talent Tree (completed)

Most of your talent choices in the Dragonriding tree will be straightforward, since the tree itself is mostly linear, but when you do have a choice you should pick wisely — some talents are more useful than others!

  • Second Row Talents
  • Last Row Talents
    • At Home Aloft – Recharges your vigor at 5 per second while Thrill of the Skies is active! Great if you’re flying around a lot from quest to quest.
    • Yearning for the Sky – Recharges vigor even faster while grounded. Great for stopping to explore/gather, but allows you to get airborne faster once grounded.

These choices largely depend on what players see themselves doing. However, setting some time aside to gather all the glyphs greatly speeds up the way you move around the Dragon Isles.

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Ex: Dragonriding Glyph in the open world

Dragonriding Glyph Locations

Below you will find map screenshots of each of the zones in the Dragon Isles. The map is marked with stars to show the approximate location of each of the Glyphs! Feel free to follow along with each map to collect all of the Glyphs in each zone quickly and efficiently, or to just track down the Glyphs you’re still missing.

If you are having trouble tracking the Glyphs you have/don’t have, you can always check your progress in the Dragonriding talent tree.

How to Check Glyph Progress Dragonriding Talent Tree
Glyph Progress

When you collect a Glyph, you will gain progress towards the achievement for collecting all the Glyphs in each zone. This progress can be tracked. Once you collect each Glyph in one zone, you will get one of the four Glyph Hunter achievements.

These achievements are:

Good luck, and remember — keep flapping those wings!


About the Author


Hi, my name is Metasaber, but I often go by Meta in-game. I have been playing WoW on and off for over a decade. Upon my return to Shadowlands, I became increasingly interested in Raiding and Mythic+. I have mained Ret Paladin for the majority of the expansion, but have started to explore other classes/specs to play in M+ the past couple of seasons. My recent hobbies outside of WoW are exploring new games for the GameCube and Hiking!
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