Slayer task/Pyrefiends

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Pyrefiend icon.png
SkillsSlayer 30
Combat levelCombat level 25
Task Amounts
Mazchna chathead.png Mazchna40-70
Vannaka chathead.png Vannaka60-120
Chaeldar chathead.png Chaeldar110-170
Advanced data
Icon ID4138

Pyrefiends can be assigned as a Slayer task at level 30 Slayer and level 25 combat.

Pyrefiends attack with magic-based melee, meaning armour that provides magic defense should be worn or Protect from Melee should be used with Prayer equipment, alternatively Prayer flick.

Safespots[edit | edit source]

Safespots can be done with Ranged or Magic attacks, or a halberd. Pyrelords can be Safespotted shown below, by putting a tree between the player and a pyrelord. Because pyrefiends are 1x1 size monsters, they cannot easily be safespotted, unlike 2x2 pyrelords, and require obstacles that can be attacked over or pathing the pyrefiend to a safespot. They can also be flinched while taking minimal damage.

Players can safespot multiple Pyrefiends by standing in this spot in the Fremennik Slayer Dungeon.
Players can safespot Pyrelords by putting a tree in front of them and the Pyrelord.

Slayer unlocks[edit | edit source]

Unlock Points cost Notes
Bigger and Badder.png Bigger and Badder 150 Increase the risk against certain slayer monsters with the chance of a superior version spawning whilst on a slayer task.

Monster variants[edit | edit source]

Monster Combat level Slayer XP Locations Notes
Pyrefiend 43, 48 45
  • Standard pyrefiends.
Flaming pyrelord 97 1,250
Pyrelord 60 80
  • Stronger version of pyrefiends.
Infernal pyrelord 134 1,840

Location comparison[edit | edit source]

Location Map Amount Multicombat Cannonable Safespottable Notes
Fremennik Slayer Cave (ajr) Maplink 13 No No Yes
God Wars Dungeon Maplink 4 Yes No No
  • Requires partial completion of Troll Stronghold quest.
  • Requires either 60 Strength or 60 Agility.
  • It is highly recommended to bring god-related protection to prevent monster aggression in the area.
  • A rope is required on the first visit.
Isle of Souls Maplink 10 Fiends
3 Lords
No Yes Yes
  • Fairy ring BJP is closest teleport
Sisterhood Sanctuary Maplink 21 Fiends
6 Lords
No Yes No
Smoke Dungeon Maplink 23 No Yes No
Wilderness God Wars Dungeon Maplink 2 Yes No No
  • Area is in the wilderness, you can be attacked by other players here.
  • Requires either 60 Strength or 60 Agility to enter.
  • It is highly recommended to bring god-related protection to prevent monster aggression in the area.
  • Chance to receive an Ecumenical key when killing monsters in this area