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Combat methods[edit | edit source]

Method Profit Skill Category Intensity Members
Killing green dragons (Wilderness) 416,000

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

Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing green dragons (Myths' Guild) 718,000

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

Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing cows and tanning cowhide 55,000 20+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Low Low
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Killing blue dragons 508,000

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
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Killing aviansies 242,000

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
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Killing chickens 21,000 None Combat/Low Low
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Killing skeletal wyverns 412,000

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
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Killing desert goats 10,000 30 CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Low Low
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Killing fiyr shades 650,000 65 FiremakingFiremaking icon.png (can be boosted)
80+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
Combat/High High
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Killing the King Black Dragon 87,000

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
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Killing brutal green dragons 185,000 70+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
37+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (Protect from Magic)
Combat/High High
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Killing lava dragons 773,000

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

Combat/High Moderate
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Killing red dragons 202,000

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

Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing mithril dragons 47,000

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
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Killing Zulrah 2,204,000

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

Combat/High High
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Killing unicows 51,000 40 AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended Combat/Low Low
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Killing spiritual mages 486,000

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
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Killing brine rats 127,000

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

Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing snakes 51,000 60 CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Low Low
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Killing cave slime 18,000 17 SlayerSlayer icon.png
50+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended
Combat/Low Low
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Killing skogres and zogres 227,000 40+ RangedRanged icon.png or AttackAttack icon.png & StrengthStrength icon.png recommended
40+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing black unicorns 77,000 40+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended
25 PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended for Protect Item
Combat/Low Low
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Killing the Crazy archaeologist 486,000 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
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Killing ents 523,000

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
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Killing chaos druids 205,000 40+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended
25 PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended for Protect Item
Combat/Low Low
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Killing tree spirits 97,000 13+ MagicMagic icon.png
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (optional but recommended for Protect from Melee)
Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing ankous 128,000 60+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing ice troll runts 181,000 60+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png, or RangedRanged icon.png recommended
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing fire giants 22,000 40+ RangedRanged icon.png (50+ recommended) or 13+ MagicMagic icon.png (Fire Strike) Combat/Mid Low
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Barrows 1,055,000

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
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Killing K'ril Tsutsaroth 1,807,000

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
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Killing brutal black dragons 775,000

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
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Killing disciples of Iban 404,000 50+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended
60 AgilityAgility icon.png recommended
Combat/Low Unknown
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Chambers of Xeric 2,355,000

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
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Killing brutal red dragons 316,000 80+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
37+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (Protect from Magic)
Combat/High High
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Killing gargoyles 310,000

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
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Killing Cerberus 2,563,000

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

Combat/High High
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Killing the Giant Mole 850,000 70+ AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
Combat/Mid Low
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Killing demonic gorillas 2,380,000

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

Combat/High High
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Killing rune dragons 1,303,000 90+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png, AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
75+ MagicMagic icon.png, PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
Combat/High Moderate
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Killing General Graardor 2,001,000

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
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Killing the Abyssal Sire 1,741,000

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
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Killing the Kraken 842,000

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

Combat/High Low
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Killing Callisto 1,588,000

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
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Killing Venenatis 661,000 80+ RangedRanged icon.png
74+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended for Rigour
Combat/High High
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Killing the Grotesque Guardians 710,000

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

Combat/High Unknown
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Killing the Thermonuclear smoke devil 1,131,000

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

Combat/High High
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Killing Sarachnis 488,000

High melee stats
70+ PrayerPrayer icon.png for Piety recommended

Combat/Mid Unknown
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Killing hobgoblins 104,000 40 AttackAttack icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png for Rune equipment Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing black dragons 203,000 80+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
70 DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
Combat/High High
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Killing cave horrors 293,000 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
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Killing Vorkath (Toxic blowpipe) 2,221,000

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
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Killing Vorkath (Dragon hunter crossbow) 3,366,000

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
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Killing Vorkath (Dragon hunter lance) 3,575,000

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
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Killing revenants 631,000

40+ DefenceDefence icon.png
75+ RangedRanged icon.png
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png
89+ AgilityAgility icon.png (optional, strongly recommended)

Combat/Mid High
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Killing revenants 612,000

70+ AttackAttack icon.png
70+ StrengthStrength icon.png
40+ DefenceDefence icon.png
43+ PrayerPrayer icon.png (70+ recommended)
89+ AgilityAgility icon.png (optional, strongly recommended)

Combat/Mid High
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Killing imps 46,000 30+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Low Low
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Killing ogress warriors 96,000 40 RangedRanged icon.png 60+ recommended Combat/Mid Low
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Killing spidines 823,000 40 AttackAttack icon.png, StrengthStrength icon.png, DefenceDefence icon.png recommended Combat/Low Low
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Completing The Gauntlet 1,588,000

All Song of the Elves' quest requirements.
Although no strict requirement, high combat stats are recommended for completing The Gauntlet.

Combat/High High
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Completing The Corrupted Gauntlet 2,848,000

All Song of the Elves' quest requirements.
Although no strict requirement, high combat stats are recommended for completing The Corrupted Gauntlet.

Combat/High High
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Killing ogress shamans 140,000 80+ DefenceDefence icon.pngAttackAttack icon.pngStrengthStrength icon.pngMagicMagic icon.png, 40 RangedRanged icon.png Combat/High Moderate
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Killing dark wizards 27,000 41+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended
40+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
Combat/Low Low
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Killing bears 30,000 30+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Mid Moderate
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Killing wizards 43,000 20+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Low Low
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Killing monkeys 45,000 5+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Low Low
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Killing chaos dwarves 74,000 60+ CombatMulticombat.png recommended Combat/Mid Low
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Killing the Alchemical Hydra 3,534,000

95 SlayerSlayer icon.png required
75+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
74+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
85+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended

Combat/High High
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Killing Commander Zilyana 1,351,000

70+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
80+ RangedRanged icon.png, HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended
74+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
70 AgilityAgility icon.png

Combat/High High
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Killing the Kalphite Queen 878,000

80+ AttackAttack icon.png recommended
80+ StrengthStrength icon.png recommended
80+ DefenceDefence icon.png recommended
80+ RangedRanged icon.png recommended
70+ PrayerPrayer icon.png recommended
85+ HitpointsHitpoints icon.png recommended

Combat/High High
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Killing hill giants 49,000 30+ AttackAttack icon.png (40 recommended for rune scimitar)
30+ StrengthStrength icon.png (40+ recommended)
30+ DefenceDefence icon.png (40 recommended for rune armour)
Combat/Low Moderate
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See also[edit | edit source]


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