Hill Giant (Dark)

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Hill Giant
Hill Giant (Dark).png
Released9 June 2016 (Update)
MembersYes
Combat level28
Size2x2
ExamineA very large foe that has been corrupted by the Dark Altar.
Combat info
Max hit4
AggressiveYes
PoisonousNo
Attack styleCrush
Attack speedMonster attack speed 6.png
Respawn time30 ticks (18 seconds)
Slayer icon.png Slayer info
Slayer levelNone
Slayer XP35 xp
CategoryHill Giants
Assigned byMazchna chathead.png Vannaka chathead.png
Combat icon.png Combat stats
Hitpoints icon.pngAttack icon.pngStrength icon.pngDefence icon.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
3518222611
Attack icon.png Aggressive stats
Monster attack bonusMonster strength bonusMagic icon.pngMonster magic strength bonusRanged icon.pngMonster ranged strength bonus
+18+16+0+0+0+0
Defence icon.png Defensive stats
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+0+0+0+0+0
Immunities
PoisonNot immune
VenomNot immune
CannonsNot immune
ThrallsNot immune
Advanced data
Monster ID7261

The Hill Giants found in the Catacombs of Kourend and Giants' Den are a variation of the standard hill giant, with pale skin and dark clothing. Apart from aesthetics they have identical stats, and a largely similar drop table.

Locations[edit | edit source]

Location Levels Members Spawns Map
Giants' Den28Member icon.png8Maplink
Catacombs of Kourend28Member icon.png13Maplink

Drops[edit | edit source]

The following drop rates are provided by Jagex, unless otherwise specified.

The average Hill Giant kill is worth 511.19.

100%[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Big bones.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Big bones with rarity Always in quantity 1Big bones1Always2230

Weapons and armour[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Iron dagger.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Iron dagger with rarity 4/128 in quantity 1Iron dagger14/1287721
Iron full helm.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Iron full helm with rarity 5/128 in quantity 1Iron full helm15/12813592
Iron kiteshield.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Iron kiteshield with rarity 3/128 in quantity 1Iron kiteshield13/128109142
Steel longsword.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Steel longsword with rarity 2/128 in quantity 1Steel longsword12/128171300

Runes and ammunition[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Iron arrow.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Iron arrow with rarity 6/128 in quantity 3Iron arrow36/12893
Fire rune.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Fire rune with rarity 3/128 in quantity 15Fire rune153/1287530
Water rune.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Water rune with rarity 3/128 in quantity 7Water rune73/1283514
Law rune.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Law rune with rarity 3/128 in quantity 2Law rune23/128296288
Steel arrow.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Steel arrow with rarity 2/128 in quantity 10Steel arrow102/1289070
Mind rune.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Mind rune with rarity 2/128 in quantity 3Mind rune32/12893
Cosmic rune.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Cosmic rune with rarity 2/128 in quantity 2Cosmic rune22/12825460
Nature rune.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Nature rune with rarity 2/128 in quantity 6Nature rune62/1281,134648
Chaos rune.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Chaos rune with rarity 1/128 in quantity 2Chaos rune21/128156108
Death rune.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Death rune with rarity 1/128 in quantity 2Death rune21/128368216

Herbs[edit | edit source]

There is a 7/128 chance of rolling the herb drop table.

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Grimy guam leaf.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy guam leaf with rarity 1/73.1 in quantity 1Grimy guam leaf11/73.1587
Grimy marrentill.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy marrentill with rarity 1/97.5 in quantity 1Grimy marrentill11/97.5248
Grimy tarromin.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy tarromin with rarity 1/130 in quantity 1Grimy tarromin11/130989
Grimy harralander.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy harralander with rarity 1/167.2 in quantity 1Grimy harralander11/167.27559
Grimy ranarr weed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy ranarr weed with rarity 1/212.8 in quantity 1Grimy ranarr weed11/212.88,95718
Grimy irit leaf.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy irit leaf with rarity 1/292.6 in quantity 1Grimy irit leaf11/292.670410
Grimy avantoe.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy avantoe with rarity 1/390.1 in quantity 1Grimy avantoe11/390.11,75110
Grimy kwuarm.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy kwuarm with rarity 1/468.1 in quantity 1Grimy kwuarm11/468.11,45112
Grimy cadantine.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy cadantine with rarity 1/585.1 in quantity 1Grimy cadantine11/585.11,55813
Grimy lantadyme.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy lantadyme with rarity 1/780.2 in quantity 1Grimy lantadyme11/780.21,42313
Grimy dwarf weed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Grimy dwarf weed with rarity 1/780.2 in quantity 1Grimy dwarf weed11/780.21,26414

Seeds[edit | edit source]

There is a 18/128 chance of rolling the general seed drop table.

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Potato seed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Potato seed with rarity 1/19 in quantity 4Potato seed41/1944
Onion seed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Onion seed with rarity 1/25 in quantity 4Onion seed41/2544
Cabbage seed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Cabbage seed with rarity 1/38 in quantity 4Cabbage seed41/3844
Tomato seed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Tomato seed with rarity 1/77 in quantity 3Tomato seed31/7736
Sweetcorn seed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Sweetcorn seed with rarity 1/155 in quantity 3Sweetcorn seed31/155612
Strawberry seed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Strawberry seed with rarity 1/311 in quantity 2Strawberry seed21/311820
Watermelon seed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Watermelon seed with rarity 1/651 in quantity 2Watermelon seed21/6513066
Snape grass seed.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Snape grass seed with rarity 1/896 in quantity 2Snape grass seed21/8966,044112

Coins[edit | edit source]

The overall chance of rolling a coin drop is 40/128, with an average value of 35.

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Coins_25.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Coins with rarity 14/128 in quantity 38Coins3814/1283838
Coins_25.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Coins with rarity 10/128 in quantity 52Coins5210/1285252
Coins_5.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Coins with rarity 8/128 in quantity 15Coins158/1281515
Coins_5.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Coins with rarity 6/128 in quantity 8Coins86/12888
Coins_25.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Coins with rarity 2/128 in quantity 88Coins882/1288888

Other[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Limpwurt root.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Limpwurt root with rarity 11/128 in quantity 1Limpwurt root111/1287084
Beer.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Beer with rarity 6/128 in quantity 1Beer16/1281111
Body talisman.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Body talisman with rarity 2/128 in quantity 1Body talisman12/1281,8532
This does not exist.NothingN/A1/128N/AN/A
Giant key.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Giant key with rarity 1/128 in quantity 1Giant key11/128Not sold0


Gem drop table[edit | edit source]

There is a 3/128 chance of rolling the gem drop table.

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
This does not exist.NothingN/A1/85.49; Never[d 1]N/AN/A
Uncut sapphire.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Uncut sapphire with rarity 1/170.67 in quantity 1Uncut sapphire11/170.67; 1/86.67[d 2]36515
Uncut emerald.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Uncut emerald with rarity 1/341.33 in quantity 1Uncut emerald11/341.33; 1/173.33[d 2]54230
Uncut ruby.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Uncut ruby with rarity 1/682.67 in quantity 1Uncut ruby11/682.67; 1/346.67[d 2]1,16160
Chaos talisman.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Chaos talisman with rarity 1/1,820.44 in quantity 1Chaos talisman11/1,820.44; 1/924.44[d 2][d 3]1242
Nature talisman.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Nature talisman with rarity 1/1,820.44 in quantity 1Nature talisman11/1,820.44; 1/924.44[d 2][d 3]3472
Uncut diamond.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Uncut diamond with rarity 1/2,730.67 in quantity 1Uncut diamond11/2,730.67; 1/1,386.67[d 2]2,785120
Loop half of key.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Loop half of key with rarity 1/5,461.33 in quantity 1Loop half of key11/5,461.33; 1/2,773.33[d 2]10,17960
Tooth half of key.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Tooth half of key with rarity 1/5,461.33 in quantity 1Tooth half of key11/5,461.33; 1/2,773.33[d 2]9,95160
Rune javelin.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Rune javelin with rarity 1/5,461.33 in quantity 5Rune javelin51/5,461.33; 1/2,773.33[d 2]7051,200
Rune spear.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Rune spear with rarity 1/87,381.33 in quantity 1Rune spear11/87,381.33; 1/5,200[d 2][d 4]11,75312,480
Shield left half.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Shield left half with rarity 1/174,762.67 in quantity 1Shield left half11/174,762.67; 1/10,400[d 2][d 4]65,10966,000
Dragon spear.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Dragon spear with rarity 1/233,016.89 in quantity 1Dragon spear11/233,016.89; 1/13,866.67[d 2][d 4]37,16637,440
  1. ^ The "nothing" drop is removed while wearing a ring of wealth.
  2. ^ 2.00 2.01 2.02 2.03 2.04 2.05 2.06 2.07 2.08 2.09 2.10 2.11 The drop rate is increased while wearing a ring of wealth due to the "nothing" drop being removed.
  3. ^ 3.0 3.1 The talisman dropped depends on where the monster is located: monsters above ground level drop the nature talisman, and monsters below ground level drop the chaos talisman.
  4. ^ 4.0 4.1 4.2 Only dropped if Legends' Quest has been finished; if not, a talisman is dropped instead.

Tertiary[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Ensouled giant head.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Ensouled giant head with rarity 1/25 in quantity 1Ensouled giant head11/251,004191
Clue scroll (beginner).png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Clue scroll (beginner) with rarity 1/50 in quantity 1Clue scroll (beginner)11/50Not sold12
Long bone.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Long bone with rarity 1/400 in quantity 1Long bone11/400Not sold3
Giant champion scroll.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Giant champion scroll with rarity 1/5,000 in quantity 1Giant champion scroll11/5,000Not sold0
Curved bone.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Curved bone with rarity 1/5,012.5 in quantity 1Curved bone11/5,012.5Not sold4

Catacombs tertiary[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Ancient shard.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Ancient shard with rarity 1/310 in quantity 1Ancient shard11/310Not sold122
Dark totem base.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Dark totem base with rarity 1/465 in quantity 1Dark totem base11/465Not sold123
Dark totem middle.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Dark totem middle with rarity 1/465 in quantity 1Dark totem middle11/465Not sold123
Dark totem top.png: Hill Giant (Dark) drops Dark totem top with rarity 1/465 in quantity 1Dark totem top11/465Not sold123

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
16 June 2021
(update)
  • Hill Giants in the Catacombs have been graphically updated.
  • Their examine has been changed to "A very large foe that has been corrupted by the Dark Altar."; previously, it was just "A very large foe."