Hoop Snake

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This article is about the monster. For the item, see Hoop snake (item).

Hoop Snakes are monsters that live in the Tar Swamp area of Fossil Island.

They can be stunned using a weapon's crush option (or being unarmed), allowing the player to pick up the stunned hoop snake. From the inventory, snakes can be rolled in a direction, mainly used for stunning tar monsters.

Locations[edit | edit source]

Location Levels Members Spawns Map Trailblazer region
Tar Swamp19Member icon.png12MaplinkThis monster is in the Misthalin Trailblazer region. Misthalin

Drops[edit | edit source]

The estimated drop rate is based off 500 kills.[1]

100%[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Bones.png: Hoop Snake drops Bones with rarity Always in quantity 1Bones1Always1010

Other[edit | edit source]

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Snake hide.png: Hoop Snake drops Snake hide with rarity 1/3.33 in quantity 1Snake hide11/3.3317821
Numulite.png: Hoop Snake drops Numulite with rarity 27/175 in quantity 1-14Numulite1–1427/17520–28030–420
Unidentified small fossil.png: Hoop Snake drops Unidentified small fossil with rarity 3/350 in quantity 1Unidentified small fossil13/350Not sold60
Unidentified medium fossil.png: Hoop Snake drops Unidentified medium fossil with rarity 3/700 in quantity 1Unidentified medium fossil13/700Not sold120
Unidentified large fossil.png: Hoop Snake drops Unidentified large fossil with rarity 3/875 in quantity 1Unidentified large fossil13/875Not sold180
Unidentified rare fossil.png: Hoop Snake drops Unidentified rare fossil with rarity 3/3,500 in quantity 1Unidentified rare fossil13/3,500Not sold750

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The hoop snake derives from a piece of Australian folklore designed to scare tourists. It is described as a snake that bites its tail in order to roll in a hoop and travel at an incredibly high speed before uncurling and throwing itself at a victim.
  • According to the online Encyclopedia Brittanica, the Ouroboros is an:
    • emblematic serpent of ancient Egypt and Greece represented with its tail in its mouth, continually devouring itself and being reborn from itself. A gnostic and alchemical symbol, Ouroboros expresses the unity of all things, material and spiritual, which never disappear but perpetually change form in an eternal cycle of destruction and re-creation. [1]
  • The hoop snake is able to be first action stunned, if you attack it, you are able to instantly stun it and pick it up, before it is able to attack you back.

References[edit | edit source]