Callisto

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Callisto is an enormous bear that resides south of the Demonic Ruins, and is the only monster to drop the tyrannical ring. He attacks using melee. He can knock players back a few tiles, which renders them unable to move for a few seconds, as well as heal himself slightly. He is also able to perform a deadly shockwave attack that can hit up to 60, and may combine this with a melee attack, which is capable of instantly killing the player if they are within melee range and do not have Protect from Melee active.

Callisto is immune to Magic damage, although spells with effects such as Vulnerability will still affect him.

Strategy[edit | edit source]

Main article: Callisto/Strategies

Drops[edit | edit source]

100%[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Big bones.png Big bones 1 Always 237

Weapons/Armour[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Rune pickaxe.png Rune pickaxe 1 Common 18,853
Rune 2h sword.png Rune 2h sword 1 Uncommon 37,959
Dragon pickaxe.png Dragon pickaxe 1 Rare (1/171) 5,339,629
Dragon 2h sword.png Dragon 2h sword 1 Rare (1/256) 133,822
Tyrannical ring.png Tyrannical ring 1 Rare (1/512) 1,737,881

Runes[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Soul rune.png Soul rune 250 Uncommon 36,500
Death rune.png Death rune 300 Uncommon 71,100
Chaos rune.png Chaos rune 400 Uncommon 40,400
Blood rune.png Blood rune 200 Uncommon 52,400

Materials[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Uncut ruby.png Uncut ruby 20 (noted) Uncommon [1] 31,580
Uncut diamond.png Uncut diamond 10 (noted) Uncommon [1] 29,820
Coconut.png Coconut 60 (noted) Uncommon 37,740
Magic logs.png Magic logs 100 (noted) Uncommon 109,000
Limpwurt root.png Limpwurt root 25 (noted) Uncommon 23,300
Red dragonhide.png Red dragonhide 75 (noted) Uncommon 193,350
Mahogany logs.png Mahogany logs 400 (noted) Uncommon 142,800
Uncut dragonstone.png Uncut dragonstone 1 Rare (1/128) 14,082
Grimy toadflax.png Grimy toadflax 100 (noted) Rare (1/128) 172,700
  1. 1.0 1.1 20 uncut rubies are dropped along 10 uncut diamonds.

Seeds[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Snapdragon seed 5.png Snapdragon seed 3 Uncommon 186,984
Ranarr seed 5.png Ranarr seed 5 Uncommon 269,925
Yew seed 5.png Yew seed 1 Rare (1/128) 96,984
Magic seed 5.png Magic seed 1 Rare (1/128) 176,690
Palm tree seed 5.png Palm tree seed 1 Rare (1/128) 50,530

Food/Potions[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Dark crab.png Dark crab 8 Common [1] 13,104
Super restore(4).png Super restore(4) 3 Common [1] 31,392
  1. 1.0 1.1 8 dark crabs are dropped along with 3 Super restore (4).

Other[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 10000.png Coins 12,000–20,000 Common Not sold
Supercompost.png Supercompost 100 (noted) Uncommon 65,900
Cannonball.png Cannonball 250 Uncommon 45,750
Mysterious emblem.png Mysterious emblem 1 Uncommon (1/27.5)[1] 139,151
Looting bag.png Looting bag 1 Uncommon (1/30) Not sold
Slayer's enchantment.png Slayer's enchantment 1 Uncommon (1/30)[2] 1,256
Dragon bones.png Dragon bones 30 (noted) Uncommon 74,130
Clue scroll (elite).png Clue scroll (elite) 1 Rare (1/100)[3] Not sold
Dark fishing bait.png Dark fishing bait 375 Rare (1/128) 750
Long bone.png Long bone 1 Rare (1/400) Not sold
Callisto cub.png Callisto cub 1 Very rare (1/2,000) Not sold
Curved bone.png Curved bone 1 Very rare (1/5,000) Not sold
  1. Only dropped while on a slayer assignment given by Krystilia, unless the kill was done on the official Bounty Hunter world. Killing Callisto on the Bounty Hunter also increases the drop rate from 1/27.5 to 1/5.
  2. Only dropped while on a slayer assignment given by Krystilia.
  3. 1/50 if a Ring of wealth (i) is worn.

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
26 June 2014 (update) Callisto's drop table was improved and he was made immune to Magic damage. The cluster of skeletons north of him was also removed to discourage safespotting.
8 February 2018 (update | poll) Callisto now uses his knockback attack less frequently.
22 November 2018 (update) Callisto's 75 noted crushed nests drop was removed from its drop table, being replaced with 30 noted dragon bones.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Callisto is named after one of the Greek god Zeus' many lovers, who was turned into the constellation Ursa Major.
  • Callisto is the name of one of Jupiter's moons.
  • His examine text is a reference to Goldilocks and the Three Bears.
  • There is a pile of bear droppings in the woods south of his spawn, with the examine text "Now you know." — a reference to the popular colloquialism, "Does a bear shit in the woods?", a rhetorical question in response to something where the answer is obviously yes.