The reputation earned by defeating a Merryman is divided up among the following factions:
- The Board of Marque 37%
- British East India Company 19%
- The British Royal Navy 37%
- The British Free Trade Union 7%
Trophy & Bounty
When encountered in groups of two or three on the open seas, there is a chance of encountering a Redistribution Vessel trophy ship which will drop a Trophy: Mask of Infamy. This trophy may be turned in to the Board of Marque Pirate Hunter in Port Royal.