Snare

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Snare
Snare.png
Released 29 March 2004 (Update)
Members No
Level Magic 50
Spellbook Standard
Type Combat
Experience 60
Damage 3
Runes 4Earth 4Water 3Nature
Casting speed 5 ticks
Description Hold your opponent for 10 seconds
Animation
Snare.gif
Sound Effect
Snare icon (mobile).png

Snare is a level 50 Magic spell. It can deal up to 2 damage. Casting Snare on an opponent will prevent it from moving for 9.6 seconds. Players can increase the binding duration by equipping swampbark armour; each piece will increase the duration by 0.6 seconds, up to a maximum of 12.6 seconds.

Cost[edit | edit source]

Spell cost
InputCost
4Water rune.png4Earth rune.png3Nature rune.png607
Combo runes
4Water rune.png3Nature rune.png4Dust rune.png611
3Nature rune.png4Mud rune.png1,179
4Water rune.png3Nature rune.png4Lava rune.png615
4Earth rune.png3Nature rune.png4Steam rune.png1,087
4Earth rune.png3Nature rune.png4Mist rune.png1,047
Main-hands
4Earth rune.png3Nature rune.pngStaff of water.pngAlt587
4Water rune.png3Nature rune.pngStaff of earth.pngAlt587
3Nature rune.pngMud battlestaff.png567
4Water rune.png4Earth rune.png2.8Nature rune.pngBryophyta's staff.png570
Main and off-hands
4Earth rune.png3Nature rune.pngTome of water.png587
3Nature rune.pngStaff of earth.pngAltTome of water.png567
4Earth rune.png2.8Nature rune.pngBryophyta's staff.pngTome of water.png550

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Snare behaviour was modified without a patch note in an update. Unlike Bind and similarly to ice spells like Ice Barrage, this spell could have been cast on a target that was immune to its binding effect—likely due to the minor damage that it can inflict. Currently, attempting to cast the spell on an immobilized target results in a "Your target is already held by a magical force." message, while trying to cast the spell on a target during the grace period after the end of the binding effect results in a "The target is currently immune to that spell." message.

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
5 September 2019
(update)