Viggora's chainmace

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UnchargedCharged
Viggora's chainmace (u)
Viggora's chainmace (u).png
Released26 July 2018 (Update)
MembersYes
Quest itemNo
Properties
TradeableYes
EquipableYes
StackableNo
NoteableYes
OptionsWield
DestroyDrop
ExamineAn ancient chainmace with a peculiar mechanism that allows for varying attack styles.
Values
Value120,000 coins
High alch72,000 coins
Low alch48,000 coins
Weight2 kg
Grand Exchange
Exchange7,530,879 coins (info)
Buy limit8
Daily volume1,851
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Advanced data
Item ID22542
Viggora's chainmace (u) detail.png
Viggora's chainmace detail.png

Viggora's chainmace is a mace once owned by Viggora, the only human among the generals of Zaros during the Second Age. After his death, it was claimed by a follower of Zamorak, and was extensively used during the God Wars. It can be received as a drop from revenants found within the Revenant Caves. This item counts as a Zamorakian item in the God Wars Dungeon.

The chainmace requires an Attack level of 60 to wield, and shares similar bonuses with the dragon scimitar, with the chainmace being a crush weapon rather than a slash weapon. It also has a powerful passive effect within the Wilderness when charged with revenant ether.

Due to the damage increase of the passive effect, the chainmace is a popular item used for PvM within the wilderness such as Wilderness slayer tasks and killing revenants.

Players can dismantle an uncharged chainmace to receive 7,500 Revenant ether, resulting in 997,500 and a loss of −6,533,379 coins.

UnchargedCharged
Attack icon.png Attack bonusesViggora's chainmace (u) equipped.pngViggora's chainmace (u) equipped female.png
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+53-2+67+0+0
Defence icon.png Defence bonuses
White dagger.pngWhite scimitar.pngWhite warhammer.pngMagic icon.pngRanged icon.png
+0+1+0+0+0
Melee.png Other bonusesSlot
Strength icon.pngRanged Strength icon.pngMagic Damage icon.pngPrayer icon.pngWeapon slot.png
+66+0+0%+2List
Attack speedRange
Monster attack speed 4.png1
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Combat styles[edit | edit source]

Spiked
Combat OptionsCombat StyleStyle typeWeapon StyleExperienceInvisible Boost
CombatStyles Spiked.pngPoundCrushAccurateAttack and Hitpoints+3 Attack
PummelCrushAggressiveStrength and Hitpoints+3 Strength
SpikeStabControlledAttack, Strength, Defence, and Hitpoints+1 Attack, Strength, and Defence
BlockCrushDefensiveDefence and Hitpoints+3 Defence

Passive effect[edit | edit source]

When Viggora's chainmace is charged with revenant ether, an additional 50% melee accuracy and damage boost is applied when attacking any NPC in the Wilderness, consuming 1 ether per attack whether the player hits or not. Attacking with the mace outside of the wilderness will still consume charges.

A player attacks an opponent with the Viggora's chainmace.

This effect will stack with a slayer helmet or a salve amulet and their variants, but not both simultaneously. This makes it the best melee weapon in the Wilderness for PvM, surpassing the damage output of an elder maul with the attack speed of an abyssal whip.

Charging and death[edit | edit source]

In order to use the chainmace's passive effect, it must first be activated with 1,000 revenant ether (costing 133,000). The 1,000 ether used to activate the chainmace does not count towards the usage of the passive effect, thus additional ether must be added (up to 16,000) in order to increase the chainmace's damage output. The hourly cost of constantly using this weapon is 1,500 ether or 199,500.

The ether can be safely removed by selecting the right-click Uncharge option on the chainmace, after which the chainmace becomes tradeable again.

Upon death within the Wilderness, any revenant ether stored within the chainmace will always be dropped, even if it is one of the player's protected items. Because of this, despite the chainmace being able to store a maximum of 17,000 revenant ether, it is recommended to store the minimum amount required for a trip into the Wilderness (in addition to the 1,000 ether required to activate the weapon).

Item sources[edit | edit source]

For an exhaustive list of all known sources for this item, see here (include RDT).
SourceLevelQuantityRarity
Revenant cyclops82 Multicombat.png11/48,800; 1/26,840
Revenant dark beast120 Multicombat.png11/44,000; 1/24,200
Revenant demon98 Multicombat.png11/48,800; 1/26,840
Revenant dragon135 Multicombat.png11/40,000; 1/22,000
Revenant goblin15 Multicombat.png11/146,600; 1/80,630
Revenant hellhound90 Multicombat.png11/48,800; 1/26,840
Revenant hobgoblin60 Multicombat.png11/62,800; 1/34,540
Revenant imp7 Multicombat.png11/220,000; 1/121,000
Revenant knight126 Multicombat.png11/40,000; 1/22,000
Revenant ork105 Multicombat.png11/44,000; 1/24,200
Revenant pyrefiend52 Multicombat.png11/62,800; 1/34,540

Changes[edit | edit source]

Date Changes
6 August 2020
(update)

Players are notified as the weapon charges approach zero.

16 April 2020
(update | poll)

Uncharged variants of Viggora's chainmace can now be dismantled into 7,500 revenant ether.

6 August 2018
(update)

The item was graphically updated to look more like a chainmace.

Gallery (historical)[edit | edit source]

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Viggora's chainmace (u) (v1) detail.png
Viggora's chainmace (v1) detail.png
Viggora's chainmace (u) detail.png
Viggora's chainmace detail.png
Viggora's chainmace (u) v1.png
Viggora's chainmace v1.png
Viggora's chainmace (u).png
Viggora's chainmace.png
26 July 2018 –
6 August 2018
6 August 2018 –
present

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Despite its examine text, it only provides the standard mace attack styles.
  • Upon release, Viggora's chainmace had a starting Grand Exchange price of 10,000,000 coins. This was manually adjusted to 100,000,000 coins on 1 August after frequent luring in the Wilderness via dropping items whose prices on the Grand Exchange were higher than the chainmace itself. As the game prioritises the protection of items that have the highest price on the Grand Exchange, the player may end up losing the chainmace by picking up (and keeping upon death) an item whose GE price was higher than the chainmace, which was actually worth around 250 million coins at the time.