Rendog, also known as renthedog or renbob, is a South African gaming YouTuber currently residing in England, and is an active member on the HermitCraft Minecraft server. He joined HermitCraft at the beginning of Season 4, along with Iskall85, Welsknight, Cubfan135 and GoodTimesWithScar, whom he had previously collaborated with on the KingdomCraft server. He is currently a full-time YouTuber and uploads an episode at least once a week. He originally gained his fame through his let's play Terraria series. This series ended on episode 99 for no apparent reason. His next major series was his let's play Minecraft series. He refers to his YouTube subscribers as "Cyberdogs". Ren calls his Twitch subscribers “K9s”.
Let's play Minecraft
Rendog's let's play Minecraft series was very popular and grew his subscriber and view count greatly. He then made 5 seasons in the same world each with 100 episodes in each of them. He finished at season 5 episode 34 because he claimed that it brought back too many bad memories. He then created a new let's play Minecraft series on September 12, 2017.
His main base in the series was known as the Molehole, later the Mole Castle. Other prominent locations included the Lakeside Villa, Dogtown, Silkworm Gang Island, and the Granny Dog monument. He was particularly known for pulling elaborate pranks on his viewers on the 69th episode of each season, a tradition which started in his Terraria series.
Around the same time he played a Tekkit modpack series with his brother, Real Gox.
- He once received a $1000 Twitch donation from MrBeast, for being the first person to say "The". Ren used the money to change someone else's life for the better.
- His brother has a YouTube channel named Shmidi.
- "Aww, isn't that cute. BUT IT'S WRONG!"
- "Now we're cookin' with GAS!"
- "*something about a butthole*"
- "Frickin' germans, dude! Frickin' germans."
- "Ladies, get in liiine!"
- "Renstone, it ain't pretty, but it works"
- "You picking up what I'm putting down?"
- "That's a tasty-ass beverage right there."