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Combat methods[edit | edit source]

Method Profit Skill Category Intensity Members
Killing green dragons (Wilderness (Dangerous)) 387,000

80+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended for Melee
60+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended for Ranged
25 PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended for Protect Item

Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing green dragons (Myth's Guild (Safe)) 667,000

80+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended for Melee
60+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended for Ranged
25 PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended for Protect Item

Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing cows and tanning cowhide 56,000 20+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Low Low No
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Killing blue dragons 468,000

90+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended for Melee
70+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended for Ranged
37 MagicMagic icon.png recommended (can also be attacked with Magic)
70 AgilityAgility icon.png recommended (can be boosted)

Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing hobgoblins 85,000 40 AttackAttack icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png for Rune equipment Combat/Mid Moderate No
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Killing aviansies 243,000

60 StrengthStrength icon.png / AgilityAgility icon.png to enter the dungeon itself
70+ RangedRanged icon.png (80 recommended)
70+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended

Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing black dragons 151,000 80+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
70 DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
Combat/High High Yes
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Killing cave horrors 276,000 58 SlayerSlayer icon.png
70 MagicMagic icon.png, AttackAttack icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png or 50 RangedRanged icon.png (Along with 70 Defence) recommended
Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing chickens 13,000 None Combat/Low Low No
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Killing skeletal wyverns 466,000

72 SlayerSlayer icon.png
80+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended for Melee
80+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended for Ranged
44+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (70+ recommended, especially for Melee)
55 MagicMagic icon.png (High Level Alchemy)

Combat/High Low Yes
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Killing desert goats 31,000 30 CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Low Low Yes
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Killing fiyr shades 579,000 65 FiremakingFiremaking icon.png (can be boosted)
80+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
Combat/High High Yes
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Killing the King Black Dragon 181,000

80+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended for Melee
70+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended for Ranged
70+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended
44+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (70+ recommended especially for Melee)

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing brutal green dragons 113,000 70+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
37+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (Protect from Magic)
Combat/High High Yes
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Killing mithril dragons 55,000

80+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended
80+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended for Melee
80+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended for Ranged
75+ MagicMagic icon.png recommended for Magic
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (70+ recommended, especially for Melee)

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing unicows 50,000 40 AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended Combat/Low Low Yes
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Killing spiritual mages 573,000

83 SlayerSlayer icon.png
70+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
70 AgilityAgility icon.png recommended
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended

Combat/High Moderate Yes
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Killing brine rats 134,000

47 SlayerSlayer icon.png
60+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
45+ CookingCooking icon.png recommended

Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing snakes 42,000 60 CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Low Low Yes
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Killing cave slime 10,000 17 SlayerSlayer icon.png
50+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended
Combat/Low Low Yes
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Killing skogres and zogres 237,000 40+ RangedRanged icon.png or AttackAttack icon.png & StrengthStrength icon.png recommended
40+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing black unicorns 76,000 40+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended
25 PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended for Protect Item
Combat/Low Low Yes
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Killing the Crazy archaeologist 348,000 50+ MagicMagic icon.png, AttackAttack icon.png for Iban's staff (u) (75+ recommended for powered staves)
40+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (Protect from Missiles)
Combat/High High Yes
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Killing ents 579,000

60+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png or RangedRanged icon.png recommended
40+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
25 PrayerPrayer icon.png (43+ recommended for protection prayers)
75+ WoodcuttingWoodcutting icon.png

Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing chaos druids 163,000 40+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended
25 PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended for Protect Item
Combat/Low Low Yes
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Killing tree spirits 75,000 13+ MagicMagic icon.png
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (optional but recommended for Protect from Melee)
Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing ankous 102,000 60+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended Combat/Mid Moderate No
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Killing ice troll runts 182,000 60+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png, or RangedRanged icon.png recommended
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing fire giants 87,000 40+ RangedRanged icon.png (50+ recommended) or 13+ MagicMagic icon.png (Fire Strike) Combat/Mid Low Yes
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Killing K'ril Tsutsaroth 2,033,000

70+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png required to enter Zamorak's Fortress
80+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended (90+ DefenceDefence icon.png strongly recommended)
80+ MagicMagic icon.png strongly recommended to tank Magic attacks
70+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing brutal black dragons 857,000

77 SlayerSlayer icon.png
37+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (Protect from Magic)
45 ConstructionConstruction icon.png (Chapel with at least Oak altar)
85+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended

Combat/High Low Yes
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Killing disciples of Iban 477,000 50+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended
56 AgilityAgility icon.png recommended
Combat/Low Low Yes
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Chambers of Xeric 2,755,000

90+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png, MagicMagic icon.png, RangedRanged icon.png recommended
70+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
A party member with 55+ FarmingFarming icon.png, 78+ HerbloreHerblore icon.png, 30+ ConstructionConstruction icon.png (strongly recommended)

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing brutal red dragons 334,000 80+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
37+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (Protect from Magic)
Combat/High High Yes
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Killing gargoyles 206,000

75 SlayerSlayer icon.png
70/80+ AttackAttack icon.pngStrengthStrength icon.pngDefenceDefence icon.png (85+ strongly recommended)
55 MagicMagic icon.png (High Level Alchemy)

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing Cerberus 2,801,000

91 SlayerSlayer icon.png
85+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
70+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing Vorkath (Toxic blowpipe) 2,452,000

90+ RangedRanged icon.png, HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended
80+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
74+ PrayerPrayer icon.png for Piety and Rigour recommended
Various others required for quests

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing Vorkath (Dragon hunter crossbow) 3,526,000

90+ RangedRanged icon.png, HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended
80+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
74+ PrayerPrayer icon.png for Rigour recommended
Various others required for quests

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing Vorkath (Dragon hunter lance) 3,497,000

90+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png, AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
70+ PrayerPrayer icon.png for Piety recommended
Various others required for quests

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing demonic gorillas 3,138,000

80+ StrengthStrength icon.png
75+ AttackAttack icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png, RangedRanged icon.png
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing rune dragons 1,183,000 90+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png, AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
75+ MagicMagic icon.png, PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
Combat/High Low Yes
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Barrows 1,178,000

43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png strongly recommended for protection prayers (higher prayer means fewer supplies used per trip)
70+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended for Melee
50+ MagicMagic icon.png (75+ recommended for powered staves) for Magic
50+ RangedRanged icon.png (75+ recommended for Toxic blowpipe) for Ranged

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing Zulrah 1,606,000

70+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
80+ RangedRanged icon.png, MagicMagic icon.png, HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended
45+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing lava dragons 734,000

80+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
75+ MagicMagic icon.png recommended
70+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended

Combat/High Moderate Yes
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Killing red dragons 188,000

30 AgilityAgility icon.png
34 WoodcuttingWoodcutting icon.png
70+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
40+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended

Combat/Mid Moderate Yes
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Killing the Giant Mole 740,000 70+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
Combat/Mid Low Yes
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Killing General Graardor 2,160,000

70+ StrengthStrength icon.png required to enter Bandos' Stronghold
90+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended (90+ DefenceDefence icon.png strongly recommended)
80+ MagicMagic icon.png strongly recommended to tank Magic attacks
70+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing the Abyssal Sire 1,966,000

85 SlayerSlayer icon.png
85+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
85+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
92+ MagicMagic icon.png recommended
70+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
90+ ConstructionConstruction icon.png recommended for Fairy ring (Construction) and Ornate rejuvenation pool

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing the Kraken 1,431,000

87+ SlayerSlayer icon.png
85+ MagicMagic icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png, HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended

Combat/High Low Yes
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Killing Callisto 1,538,000

90 CombatMulticombat.png (95+ Recommended)
60 HitpointsHitpoints icon.png (90+ Recommended)
70 StrengthStrength icon.png (90+ Recommended)
70 AttackAttack icon.png (90+ Recommended)
70 DefenceDefence icon.png (90+ Recommended)

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing Venenatis 670,000 80+ RangedRanged icon.png
74+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended for Rigour
Combat/High High Yes
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Killing the Grotesque Guardians 910,000

75 SlayerSlayer icon.png
90+ CombatMulticombat.png
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png

Combat/Medium Unknown Yes
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Killing the Thermonuclear smoke devil 1,391,000

93+ SlayerSlayer icon.png required
90+ CombatMulticombat.png, HitpointsHitpoints icon.png
94+ MagicMagic icon.png

Combat/High High Yes
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Killing Sarachnis 1,000,000 Combat/Med Unknown Yes
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See also[edit | edit source]


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