Rick Turpentine

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NormalUnderwater
Rick Turpentine
Rick Turpentine.png
Released1 August 2005 (Update)
MembersNo
RaceHuman
LocationRandom
GenderMale
OptionsTalk-to, Dismiss
ExamineA Masked Highwayman.
Advanced data
NPC ID375
Rick Turpentine chathead.png
Rick Turpentine (underwater) chathead.png

Rick Turpentine is a former highwayman who appears as a random event. When talked to, he gives players some loot or a kebab or spinach roll, as atonement for his past crimes.

Prior to the random event update, if the player ignored him, he would attack while taking the player's coins.

Rewards[edit | edit source]

Drop rates estimated based on 5,819 rewards from the Drop Rate Project, unless otherwise cited.

Item Quantity Rarity Price High Alch
Coins_25.png: Rick Turpentine drops Coins with rarity 10/150 in quantity 80Coins8010/1508080
Coins_100.png: Rick Turpentine drops Coins with rarity 10/150 in quantity 160Coins16010/150160160
Coins_100.png: Rick Turpentine drops Coins with rarity 6/150 in quantity 240Coins2406/150240240
Coins_250.png: Rick Turpentine drops Coins with rarity 10/150 in quantity 320Coins32010/150320320
Coins_250.png: Rick Turpentine drops Coins with rarity 10/150 in quantity 480Coins48010/150480480
Coins_250.png: Rick Turpentine drops Coins with rarity 10/150 in quantity 640Coins64010/150640640
Kebab.png: Rick Turpentine drops Kebab with rarity 16/150 in quantity 1Kebab116/150451
Spinach roll.png: Rick Turpentine drops Spinach roll with rarity 14/150 in quantity 1Spinach roll114/1501520
Uncut sapphire.png: Rick Turpentine drops Uncut sapphire with rarity 32/150 in quantity 1Uncut sapphire132/15036315
Uncut emerald.png: Rick Turpentine drops Uncut emerald with rarity 16/150 in quantity 1Uncut emerald116/15055330
Uncut ruby.png: Rick Turpentine drops Uncut ruby with rarity 8/150 in quantity 1Uncut ruby18/1501,19760
Uncut diamond.png: Rick Turpentine drops Uncut diamond with rarity 2/150 in quantity 1Uncut diamond12/1502,844120
Cosmic talisman.png: Rick Turpentine drops Cosmic talisman with rarity 4/150 in quantity 1Cosmic talisman14/150[1]2232
Tooth half of key.png: Rick Turpentine drops Tooth half of key with rarity 1/150 in quantity 1Tooth half of key11/15010,66860
Loop half of key.png: Rick Turpentine drops Loop half of key with rarity 1/150 in quantity 1Loop half of key11/1509,32760

Transcript[edit | edit source]

This article on an NPC has an associated dialogue page.
Click here for a transcript of possible conversations with this NPC.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Rick Turpentine is likely based on Richard "Dick" Turpin, an 18th century English highwayman who was executed and romanticized as dashing and heroic after his death, becoming the subject of numerous ballads and plays.
  • While underwater, Rick Turpentine will be wearing a diving apparatus and fishbowl helmet.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. ^ Jagex. Mod Ash's Twitter account. 16 October 2020. (Archived from the original on 18 October 2020.) Mod Ash: "2/75. Same for Mysterious Old Man, by the way."