Slash weapons

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Slash is an attack type that is used by weapons classes such as Scimitars, Whips and Claws, and secondarily by weapons such as Swords and Daggers.

Weapons[edit | edit source]

Exclusive[edit | edit source]

The following weapon types offer only slash-based attacks.

Whips[edit | edit source]

Category: WhipCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Whip.pngFlickSlashAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
LashSlashControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
DeflectSlashDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Abyssal tentacleAbyssal whipAbyssal whip (or)Volcanic abyssal whip
Abyssal tentacle (or)Abyssal whip (Last Man Standing)Frozen abyssal whip

Primary[edit | edit source]

The majority of attack styles associated with the following weapon types are slash-based.

Axes[edit | edit source]

Category: AxeCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Axe.pngChopSlashAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
HackSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
SmashCrushAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
BlockSlashDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
3rd age axeBronze battleaxeDragon battleaxeMithril battleaxe
Adamant axeCorrupted axeGilded axeRune axe
Adamant battleaxeCrystal axeInfernal axeRune battleaxe
Anger battleaxeCrystal axe (The Gauntlet)Infernal axe (or)Steel axe
Black axeDharok's greataxeIron axeSteel battleaxe
Black battleaxeDharok's greataxe (Last Man Standing)Iron battleaxeTrailblazer axe
Blessed axeDragon axeLeaf-bladed battleaxeWhite battleaxe
Bronze axeDragon axe (or)Mithril axe

Claws[edit | edit source]

Category: ClawCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Claw.pngChopSlashAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
SlashSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
LungeStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockSlashDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Adamant clawsBronze clawsIron clawsWhite claws
Beach boxing glovesDragon clawsMithril claws
Black clawsDragon claws (Last Man Standing)Rune claws
Boxing glovesDragon claws (or)Steel claws

Scythes[edit | edit source]

Category: ScytheCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Scythe.pngReapSlashAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
ChopSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
JabCrushAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
BlockSlashDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Holy scythe of viturScytheScythe of vitur (beta)
Sanguine scythe of viturScythe of vitur

Slashing swords[edit | edit source]

Category: Slash SwordCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Slash Sword.pngChopSlashAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
SlashSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
LungeStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockSlashDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Adamant longswordCleaverGilded scimitarRed topaz machete
Adamant scimitarDarklightGranite longswordRuby sickle (b)
Amy's sawDecorative sword (gold)Harry's cutlassRune longsword
ArclightDecorative sword (red)Iron longswordRune scimitar
Black longswordDecorative sword (white)Iron scimitarRune scimitar (guthix)
Black scimitarDragon longswordIron sickleRune scimitar (saradomin)
Blade of saeldorDragon scimitarJade macheteRune scimitar (zamorak)
Blade of saeldor (c)Dragon scimitar (or)KatanaSilver sickle
Blisterwood sickleEmerald sickle (b)Lucky cutlassSilver sickle (b)
Blurite swordEnchanted emerald sickle (b)MacheteSilverlight
Brine sabreEnchanted ruby sickle (b)Mithril longswordSkewer
Bronze longswordExcaliburMithril scimitar
Bronze scimitarFremennik bladeOpal machete

Two-handed swords[edit | edit source]

Category: 2h SwordCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles 2h Sword.pngChopSlashAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
SlashSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
SmashCrushAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
BlockSlashDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
3rd age longswordBandos godswordIron 2h swordShadow sword
Adamant 2h swordBandos godsword (or)Mithril 2h swordSpatula
Ancient godswordBlack 2h swordRune 2h swordSteel 2h sword
Ancient godsword (beta)Bronze 2h swordSaradomin godswordWhite 2h sword
Armadyl godswordColossal bladeSaradomin godsword (or)Zamorak godsword
Armadyl godsword (Last Man Standing)Dragon 2h swordSaradomin swordZamorak godsword (or)
Armadyl godsword (or)Gilded 2h swordSaradomin's blessed sword

Secondary[edit | edit source]

The following weapon types have at least one slash-based attack style.

Banners[edit | edit source]

Category: BannerCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Banner.pngLungeStabAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
SwipeSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
PoundCrushControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockStabDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Banner (Arrav)Banner (Jogre)Bronze fist flagSaradomin banner
Banner (Asgarnia)Banner (Kandarin)Clan vexillumShattered banner
Banner (Dorgeshuun)Banner (Misthalin)Cutthroat flagTrailblazer banner
Banner (Dragon)Banner (Money)Gilded smile flagTreasure flag
Banner (Fairy)Banner (Saradomin)Green bannerTwisted banner
Banner (Guthix)Banner (Skull)Lucky shot flagZamorak banner
Banner (HAM)Banner (Varrock)Phasmatys flag
Banner (Horse)Banner (Zamorak)Protest banner

Bladed staves[edit | edit source]

Category: Bladed StaffCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Bladed Staff.pngJabStabAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
SwipeSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
FendCrushDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
SpellMagicDefensive AutocastMagic, Defence, and HitpointsNone
SpellMagicAutocastMagic and HitpointsNone
Staff of balanceStaff of the deadToxic staff of the dead
Staff of lightStaff of the dead (Last Man Standing)

Polearms[edit | edit source]

Category: PolearmCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Polearm.pngJabStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
SwipeSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
FendStabDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Adamant halberdCorrupted halberd (perfected)Crystal halberd (i)Rune halberd
Black halberdCrystal halberdCrystal halberd (perfected)Spear (Last Man Standing)
Bronze halberdCrystal halberd (attuned)Dragon halberdSteel halberd
Corrupted halberd (attuned)Crystal halberd (basic)Iron halberdWhite halberd
Corrupted halberd (basic)Crystal halberd (historical)Mithril halberd

Salamanders[edit | edit source]

Category: SalamanderCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Salamander.pngScorchSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
FlareRangedAccurateRanged and Hitpoints+3 Ranged
BlazeMagicDefensiveMagic and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Black salamanderOrange salamanderRed salamanderSwamp lizard

Spears[edit | edit source]

Category: SpearCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Spear.pngLungeStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
SwipeSlashControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
PoundCrushControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockStabDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Adamant hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Dragon hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Leaf-bladed spearSteel hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)
Adamant spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Dragon hunter lanceMagic butterfly netSteel spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)
Anger spearDragon spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Merfolk tridentVesta's spear
Black spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Gilded hastaMithril hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Zamorakian hasta
Bone spearGilded spearMithril spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Zamorakian spear
Bronze hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Guthan's warspear Noose wand
Bronze spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Iron hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Rune hasta (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)
Butterfly netIron spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)Rune spear (p) (p+) (p++) (kp)

Stabbing swords[edit | edit source]

Category: Stab SwordCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Stab Sword.pngStabStabAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
LungeStabAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
SlashSlashAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
BlockStabDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence
Abyssal dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Crystal harpoon (The Gauntlet)Holy ghrazi rapierRapier
Adamant dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Dark daggerInfernal harpoon Rune dagger (p) (p+) (p++)
Adamant swordDragon dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Infernal harpoon (or) Rune sword
Anger swordDragon dagger (Last Man Standing)Iron dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Spork
Barb-tail harpoonDragon harpoonIron swordSteel dagger (p) (p+) (p++)
Black dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Dragon harpoon (or)Keris (p) (p+) (p++)Steel sword
Black swordDragon swordKiller's knife Swift blade
Bone dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Dual saiKitchen knifeToktz-xil-ak
Bronze dagger (p) (p+) (p++)Egg whiskLeaf-bladed swordTrailblazer harpoon
Bronze swordGhrazi rapierMagic secateursTraining sword
CattleprodGhrazi rapier (Last Man Standing)Magic secateurs (nz)White dagger (p) (p+) (p++)
Corrupted harpoonGhrazi rapier (beta)Mithril dagger (p) (p+) (p++)
Crystal harpoon Glowing daggerMithril sword

Best Slash attack bonus[edit | edit source]

Slot Item Slash bonus Notes
Head Warrior helm.pngWarrior helm +5 Requires Defence 45 and completion of The Fremennik Trials.The fighter hat from Barbarian Assault gives the same slash attack bonus, increases stab and crush attack, and also requires Defence 45 , but has lower Defence bonuses.
Neck slot.png Amulet of torture.pngAmulet of torture +15 The Amulet of glory gives a +10 bonus, but is significantly cheaper. Requires 75 Hitpoints to wear.
Body Bandos chestplate.pngBandos chestplate +0 Any will work as armour does not provide slash bonus, but Bandos chestplate gives Strength bonus.
Legs Bandos tassets.pngBandos tassets +0 Any will work as armour does not provide slash bonus, but Bandos tassets gives Strength bonus.
Feet Primordial boots.pngPrimordial boots +2 Requires Strength 75 and Defence 75 to wear.
Cape slot.png Infernal cape.pngInfernal cape +4 Requires completion of the Inferno.
Shield Avernic defender.pngAvernic defender +29 Attack 70 and Defence 70 to equip.
Hands Ferocious gloves.pngFerocious gloves +16 Requires Attack 80 and Defence 80 to equip and the completion of Dragon Slayer II.
Ring Warrior ring (i).pngWarrior ring (i) +8 The Warrior ring initially gives +4 slash bonus. However, players can imbue their ring via Nightmare Zone to double the ring's bonuses to +8.
Weapon slot.png Blade of saeldor.pngBlade of saeldor +94 Requires Attack 75 to equip.
2h slot.png Bandos godsword.pngBandos godsword +132 All of the godswords provide the same slash attack bonus. Requires Attack 75 to equip.
TOTAL +182 +173 if using a Blade of saeldor and Avernic defender.

Best Slash defence bonus[edit | edit source]

Slot Item Slash bonus Notes
Head Justiciar faceguard.pngJusticiar faceguard +63 Requires Defence 75 to be worn.
Neck Amulet of fury.pngAmulet of fury +15
Body Justiciar chestguard.pngJusticiar chestguard +130 Requires Defence 75 to be worn.
Legs Justiciar legguards.pngJusticiar legguards +92 Requires Defence 75 to be worn.
Feet Guardian boots.pngGuardian boots +32 Requires Defence 75 to wear.
Cape Infernal cape.pngInfernal cape +12 Requires completion of the Inferno.
Shield Ancient wyvern shield.pngAncient wyvern shield +80 Requires Defence 75 and Magic 70 to equip.
Hands Barrows gloves.pngBarrows gloves +12 Barrows gloves may take a while to get as it requires completion of Recipe for Disaster, along with a minimum of 175 Quest points.
Ring Ring of suffering (i).pngRing of suffering (i) +20 The Ring of suffering initially gives +10 Defence bonus. However, players can imbue their ring via Nightmare Zone to double the ring's bonuses to +20. Requires Hitpoints 75 to wear.
Weapon slot.png Zamorakian hasta.pngZamorakian hasta +13 Requires Attack 70 to equip. The Zamorakian spear has the same bonuses, but is two-handed. The hasta requires Barbarian Training and Tai Bwo Wannai Trio.
2h slot.png Dinh's bulwark.pngDinh's bulwark +145 Requires Attack 75 and Defence to equip.
TOTAL +526 +464 if using the Zamorakian hasta and Dragonfire shield

See also[edit | edit source]