Dragon full helm

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The dragon full helm is a helmet that requires 60 Defence to equip. The dragon full helm gives better defence bonuses than its medium helm counterpart. Due to its high price, and lack of prayer or strength bonuses, it is more often used as a sign of wealth, rather than in combat.

A dragon full helm can be combined with a dragon full helm ornament kit to make a gold-trimmed dragon full helm (g). This cosmetic enhancement won't change the stats in any way.

Obtaining[edit | edit source]

The only way to obtain the dragon full helm is by killing mithril dragons in the Ancient Cavern. The helm can be received from mithril dragons directly as a very rare drop, or from a barbarian spirit after lighting a pyre ship with chewed bones also obtained from mithril dragons.

The drop rate of a dragon full helm from mithril dragons directly is 1/32,768 while the drop rate from chewed bones is 1/256. Chewed bones themselves can only be obtained from mithril dragons as an uncommon drop with a drop rate of 3/128 meaning the effective drop rate for the dragon full helm via chewed bones is 3/32,768 (or ~1/10,923).

Combining both the drop rate from chewed bones and the drop rate of the helm itself, the effective drop rate of the dragon full helm from a mithril dragon is ~1/8,192.

Products[edit | edit source]

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Item sources[edit | edit source]

For an exhaustive list of all known sources for this item, see here (include RDT).
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Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
21 April 2021

The helmet's ranged attack bonus has been decreased from -2 to -3.

25 January 2018
(update | poll)

The spikes on the helmet were recoloured from a grey colour to match the white colour seen on other dragon armour.

13 July 2017

Brutal black dragons no longer drop the dragon full helm, as a part of a balancing change. Their drop rate was 1/32,768.