Slayer task/Banshees

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Banshees can be assigned as a slayer task at level 15 Slayer and level 20 combat by various slayer masters. They are found in the Slayer Tower and the Catacombs of Kourend. Players must wear earmuffs or a slayer helm when fighting banshees.

Slayer Unlocks[edit | edit source]

Main article: Slayer reward point
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
Banshee 23 22 Slayer Tower Standard banshees.
Screaming banshee 70 610 Slayer Tower Superior slayer monster variant, which has a chance of spawning on a banshee's death after purchasing the Bigger and Badder unlock for 150 Slayer reward points from any Slayer master.
Twisted Banshee 89 100 Catacombs of Kourend Stronger version of banshees.
Screaming twisted banshee 144 2,200 Catacombs of Kourend Superior slayer monster variant, which has a chance of spawning on a Twisted Banshee's death after purchasing the Bigger and Badder unlock for 150 Slayer reward points from any Slayer master.

Location Comparison[edit | edit source]

Location Maplink Amount Multicombat Cannonable Safespottable Notes
Slayer Tower (ground floor[UK]1st floor[US]) 8 No No Yes
  • Safespot is possible 2 squares south of the torch at the south side of the stairs with banshees being east of the stairs.
Catacombs of Kourend 6 Yes No Yes
  • Safespot is possible in the path between the Ankou and Banshee areas.