Abyssal bludgeon

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Abyssal bludgeon
Abyssal bludgeon.png
Released1 October 2015 (Update)
Also calledBludgeon
MembersYes
Quest itemNo
Properties
TradeableYes
EquipableYes
StackableNo
NoteableYes
OptionsWield
DestroyDrop
ExamineElements of deceased Abyssal Sires have been fused together.
Values
Value260,000 coins
High alch156,000 coins
Low alch104,000 coins
Weight6 kg
Grand Exchange
Exchange19,428,914 coins (info)
Buy limit8
Daily volume538
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Advanced data
Item ID13263
Abyssal bludgeon detail.png

The abyssal bludgeon is a two-handed crush weapon created by having The Overseer combine three untradeable components — the bludgeon axon, bludgeon claw, and bludgeon spine. If the player already had the Overseer create one, they can use the three components on the book it left behind. Level 70 Attack and Strength are required to equip this weapon.

The components can be obtained from using the unsired, dropped by the Abyssal Sire, on the Font of Consumption. To complete a bludgeon, the mean number of Sire kills is 619.4 and the median number of kills is 552.

The bludgeon features a unique characteristic: all of its attack styles are aggressive, meaning it is only able to be used for Strength training. In addition, all of its attack styles use crush.

Attack icon.png Attack bonusesAbyssal bludgeon equipped.pngAbyssal bludgeon equipped female.png
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+0+0+102+0+0
Defence icon.png Defence bonuses
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+0+0+0+0+0
Melee.png Other bonusesSlot
Strength icon.pngRanged Strength icon.pngMagic Damage icon.pngPrayer icon.png2h slot.png
+85+0+0%+0List
Attack speedRange
Monster attack speed 4.png1
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Creation[edit | edit source]

Requirements
Members
Member icon.png
Ticks? (edit)
ToolsNoneFacilitiesThe Overseer
Materials
ItemQuantityCost
Bludgeon axon.pngBludgeon axon1N/A
Bludgeon claw.pngBludgeon claw1N/A
Bludgeon spine.pngBludgeon spine1N/A
Total Cost0
Abyssal bludgeon.pngAbyssal bludgeon119,428,914
Profit19,428,914

Special attack[edit | edit source]

A player performs the abyssal bludgeon's special attack, Penance.

The abyssal bludgeon has a special attack, Penance, which increases damage dealt by 0.5% for every prayer point that the wielder is missing, consuming 50% of the wielder's special attack energy.

Uses[edit | edit source]

The bludgeon has the same attack speed as the abyssal whip, and although it does not match the offensive bonuses of a whip combined with a dragon defender or avernic defender, the bludgeon has the second highest overall damage of any crush weapon after Inquisitor's mace, making it a good option against monsters weak to crush, such as gargoyles or kalphites.

The abyssal bludgeon is considered to be the fourth best weapon to train Strength with, behind the more expensive Ghrazi rapier, Blade of Saeldor, and Inquisitor's mace. It has superior damage per second of every other non-degradable weapon to feature an "aggressive" attack style, making it a common weapon choice for mid-wealth players. Saradomin's blessed sword does possess a slightly higher Strength bonus than the bludgeon but it is not cost-effective as it consumes Saradomin swords.

Combat styles[edit | edit source]

Category: BludgeonCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Bludgeon.pngPoundCrushAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
PummelCrushAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
SmashCrushAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
9 July 2020
(update)

The sound effect when attacking with the abyssal bludgeon has been changed. Click this link for the original sound and this link for the updated sound.

11 January 2018
(update)

The abyssal bludgeon's weight has been increased from 0 kg to 6 kg to roughly match the weights of the components required to create it (each being 2.5 kg).

22 October 2015
(update | poll)

The abyssal bludgeon's special attack now does 0.5% damage per missing prayer point instead of 0.3%.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The process to create the weapon is similar to RuneScape 3's Spider leg; both items require the player to obtain three untradeable pieces in order to create the said item.
  • The bludgeon itself is significantly lighter than the three individual components, being 1.5 kg lighter.