Battlestaff

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A battlestaff is a members-only staff which boosts Magic. It requires 30 Attack and Magic to wield. Mostly, though, it is used in making elemental staves. By using the appropriate (earth, water, fire, air) charge orb spell on an Obelisk with an unpowered orb in your inventory, players can make an elemental orb, which can then be attached to the top of the battlestaff. Should a player wish to do so, they can take the completed battlestaff to Thormac (if Scorpion Catcher is completed) to make a mystic staff for 40,000 coins (30,000 if the player has completed the hard Kandarin Diary, or 20,000 if the player has completed the elite Kandarin Diary).

Visually the battlestaff is identical to the staff, however the battlestaff holds better stats.

Battlestaves can be fletched from Celastrus bark with level 40 Fletching. They can also be bought from Zaff in Varrock (after partial completion of What Lies Below), The magic store owner in the Wizards' Guild or Baba Yaga on the Lunar Isle. Zaff stocks 15 to 120 extra staves daily for players who have completed the Varrock Diary. These can be obtained by interacting with the barrel in the northwest corner of the shop.

A player attaching an orb to a battlestaff.
Attack icon.png Attack bonusesA player wielding a battlestaff.
A player wielding a battlestaff.
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+7-1+25+10+0
Defence icon.png Defence bonuses
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+2+3+1+10+0
Melee.png Other bonusesSlot
Strength icon.pngRanged Strength icon.pngMagic Damage icon.pngPrayer icon.pngWeapon slot.png
+32+0+0%+0List
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 5.png

Combat styles[edit | edit source]

Combat Options Combat Style Type Experience
CombatStyles staff.png Bash Crush Attack and Hitpoints
Pound Crush Strength and Hitpoints
Focus Crush Defence and Hitpoints
Spell Defensive Autocast Magic, Hitpoints and Defence
Spell Autocast Magic and Hitpoints

Products[edit | edit source]

ItemSkillsMaterials
px Air battlestaff
  • 66 Crafting
px Bryophyta's staff (uncharged)
  • 62 Crafting
px Earth battlestaff
  • 58 Crafting
px Fire battlestaff
  • 62 Crafting
px Water battlestaff
  • 54 Crafting

Drop sources[edit | edit source]

For an exhaustive list of all known sources for this item, see here (include RDT).
SourceLevelQuantityRarity
Abyssal Sire350 Multicombat.png10 (noted)6/139
This content is present in Twisted League. Alchemical Hydra426 Multicombat.png8–12 (noted)5/101
Ancient Wyvern210 Multicombat.png(noted)Rare
Angry barbarian spirit166 Multicombat.png11/128
Berserk barbarian spirit166 Multicombat.png11/128
Bryophyta (m)128 Multicombat.png3Uncommon
Cave kraken127 Multicombat.png1Uncommon
Cerberus318 Multicombat.png(noted)3/128
Chaos Fanatic202 Multicombat.png(noted)5/128
Dagannoth Prime303 Multicombat.png1–10 (noted)1/128
This content is present in Twisted League. Deviant spectre169 Multicombat.png15/128
Eclectic impling jarN/A Casket.png11/100
This content is present in Twisted League. Eclectic impling50 Hunter icon.png11/100
Enraged barbarian spirit166 Multicombat.png11/128
This content is present in Twisted League. Hydra194 Multicombat.png2–3 (noted)2/128
Kalphite Queen333 Multicombat.png10 (noted)5/128
Kraken127; 291 Multicombat.png10 (noted)4/128
Locust rider68; 98; 106 Multicombat.png(noted)2/128
Long-tailed Wyvern152 Multicombat.png3–5 (noted)3/123
Moss giant Level 8484 Multicombat.png12/128
This content is present in Twisted League. Repugnant spectre335 Multicombat.png15/128
Revenant cyclops82 Multicombat.png(noted)1/45.38
Revenant dark beast120 Multicombat.png(noted)1/26.5
Revenant demon98 Multicombat.png(noted)1/37.48
Revenant dragon135 Multicombat.png(noted)1/21.31
Revenant goblin15 Multicombat.png(noted)1/369.99
Revenant hellhound90 Multicombat.png(noted)1/41.05
Revenant hobgoblin60 Multicombat.png(noted)1/77.4
Revenant imp7 Multicombat.png(noted)1/647.78
Revenant knight126 Multicombat.png(noted)1/22.8
Revenant ork105 Multicombat.png(noted)1/31.09
Revenant pyrefiend52 Multicombat.png(noted)1/87.59
Reward Chest (The Gauntlet) (Corrupted)N/A Casket.png8–12 (noted)1/24
Reward Chest (The Gauntlet)N/A Casket.png4–8 (noted)1/24
This content is present in Twisted League. Reward casket (elite)N/A Casket.png100 (noted)1/28,750
This content is present in Twisted League. Sarachnis318 Multicombat.png8–10 (noted)2/100
Scarab mage66; 93 Multicombat.png(noted)2/128
This content is present in Twisted League. Screaming twisted banshee144 Multicombat.png15/128
Silver key blackN/A Casket.png19/153
Silver key brownN/A Casket.png19/153
Silver key crimsonN/A Casket.png19/153
Silver key purpleN/A Casket.png19/153
Silver key redN/A Casket.png19/153
Skeletal Wyvern140 Multicombat.png10 (noted)3/128
Skeleton Mage Level 8383 Multicombat.png1Rare
Skeleton brute132 Multicombat.png11/128
Skeleton heavy132 Multicombat.png11/128
Skeleton hero149 Multicombat.png11/128
Skeleton thug132 Multicombat.png11/128
Skeleton warlord132 Multicombat.png11/128
This content is present in Twisted League. Skotizo321 Multicombat.png25 (noted)7/100
Spitting Wyvern139 Multicombat.png3–5 (noted)3/123
Taloned Wyvern147 Multicombat.png3–5 (noted)3/123
Theatre of BloodN/A Casket.png11–17Uncommon
This content is present in Twisted League. Twisted Banshee89 Multicombat.png15/128
Vorkath392; 732 Multicombat.png5–15 (noted)4/150
Zulrah725 Multicombat.png10 (noted)2 x 10/248

Store locations[edit | edit source]

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SellerLocationNumber
in stock
Price
sold at
Price
bought at
Members?
Baba Yaga's Magic Shop.Lunar Isle5Coins 1000.png 7,000Coins 1000.png 3,850Member icon.png
Magic Guild Store (Runes and Staves)Wizards' Guild5Coins 1000.png 7,000Coins 1000.png 4,200Member icon.png
Zaff's Superior Staffs!Varrock5Coins 1000.png 7,000Coins 1000.png 3,850Free-to-play icon.png
Elgan's Exceptional Staffs!Prifddinas5Coins 1000.png 7,000Coins 1000.png 3,850Member icon.png

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
3 December 2015
(update)
When purchasing battlestaves as part of the Varrock diary reward from Zaff's barrel, you will no longer be told your inventory is full when it already contains a stack of noted battlestaves.
5 March 2015
(update | poll)
You can now acquire discounted (7000gp) battlestaves from Zaff once per day for the completion of Varrock Diaries: