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An Abyssal leech is a monster that dwells in the Abyss, and also in the Abyssal Area (Fairy Ring code: ALR). They do have high accuracy and can hit very quickly (attack speed of 8, around the same speed as dual wielded "fastest" weapons). They are the monster usually killed for pouches because they are the abyssal monster that has the fewest life points, though only by a small amount. On the flip side, however, their drop rate is the same of the monsters with tougher life points and defence.

It is not recommended to hunt these for pouch drops. Abyssal Walkers are much easier to kill, because while wearing Mage armour, you will consume less food from the melee attacks of the abyssal monsters. Players often train on Abyssal creatures for combat experience, which is one of the fastest methods of training in the game. Killing these for essence drops is not recommended as essence can be mined at a much quicker rate.

To hunt this creature in the Abyssal Area, place yourself in a corner so that they can only attack you one or two at a time. If you have 40 Prayer, bring a few Prayer potions and use Protect from Ranged. After that point hunting for pouches, charms, and various talismans is easier.

Training on them is not recommended but possible due to other monsters such as Abyssal walkers and Abyssal guardians that roam the Abyss and Abyssal Area. They have 2600 LP, extremely low defense, and are highly aggressive, allowing quick training. However, they will stop being aggressive after a while, just like the Abyssal guardian and the Abyssal walker do. Once they become tolerant of you, all creatures in that half of the area (North or South) will become tolerant at once. To make them aggressive again, run to the other half of the area and run back.

LocationsEdit

DropsEdit

100% dropsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
AshesAshes1Always175

CharmsEdit

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
97–98%0.4–1%0.8–1.6%0.2–0.6%0.2–0.7%
Represents a 90% confidence range based on a sample of 2,221 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Main dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Air talismanAir talisman1Uncommon360
Mind talismanMind talisman1Uncommon293
Earth talismanEarth talisman1Uncommon1,719
Water talismanWater talisman1Uncommon5,441
Fire talismanFire talisman1Uncommon1,425
Body talismanBody talisman1Uncommon261
Cosmic talismanCosmic talisman1Uncommon319
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Uncommon1,706
Nature talismanNature talisman1Uncommon1,021
Law talismanLaw talisman1Uncommon656
Elemental talismanElemental talisman1Very rare1,412
Binding necklaceBinding necklace1Uncommon1,732
Small pouchSmall pouch1RareNot sold
Medium pouchMedium pouch1RareNot sold
Large pouchLarge pouch1RareNot sold
Giant pouchGiant pouch1RareNot sold
Pure essencePure essence1; 5; 10; 25 (noted)Common23–575
Abyssal charmAbyssal charm1CommonNot sold
Rare drop tableRare drop table1RareNot sold

Tertiary dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Spirit sapphireSpirit sapphire1RareNot sold
Spirit emeraldSpirit emerald1RareNot sold
Spirit rubySpirit ruby1RareNot sold
Clue scroll (medium)Clue scroll (medium)1UncommonNot sold
Starved ancient effigyStarved ancient effigy1Very rareNot sold

Rare drop table dropsEdit

This monster has access to the rare drop table.
A ring of wealth, luck potion or collector's insignia are not required to access the table.
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Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Coins 1000Coins250–500; 3,000Common250–3,000
Uncut sapphireUncut sapphire1Common946
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common1,973
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common2,604
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common4,088
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare183,960–224,840
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common17,899
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common24,135
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon11,601
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare522,045–638,055
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common55,246
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare35,946
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare1,209,600–1,478,400
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare930
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,373
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare560,595–934,325
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare63,598
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon58,205
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common18,758–22,742
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,034,235–1,264,065
Vecna skullVecna skull1Very rare59,537
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare1,706
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare1,021
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare353,665–446,162
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare111,735–140,958
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare35,625–49,875
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common13,500–16,500
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon249,975–305,525
Big bonesBig bones72–90 (noted)Uncommon25,128–31,410
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare308,700–377,300
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon37,200–204,600
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common12,420–15,180
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon193,500–236,500
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common34,608–39,552
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare333,720–407,880
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare975,780–1,192,620
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common41,370
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare620,550–758,450
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon387,000–473,000
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon332,280–406,120
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon254,160–310,640
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon211,320–258,280
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon19,656–22,464
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon15,848–18,112
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon519,652
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare2,101,410
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common4,950–6,050
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common10,440–12,760
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon144,900–177,100
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon13,736–16,564
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare136,350–166,650
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon28,170–34,430
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare561,330–686,070
Brawling gloves (Melee)Brawling gloves (Melee)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Magic)Brawling gloves (Magic)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Ranged)Brawling gloves (Ranged)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Agility)Brawling gloves (Agility)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Cooking)Brawling gloves (Cooking)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (FM)Brawling gloves (FM)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Fishing)Brawling gloves (Fishing)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Hunter)Brawling gloves (Hunter)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Mining)Brawling gloves (Mining)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Prayer)Brawling gloves (Prayer)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Smithing)Brawling gloves (Smithing)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Thieving)Brawling gloves (Thieving)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (WC)Brawling gloves (WC)1Very rareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 1Crystal triskelion fragment 11Very rareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 2Crystal triskelion fragment 21Very rareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 3Crystal triskelion fragment 31Very rareNot sold

Universal dropsEdit

Universal drops are dropped by nearly every monster outside of Daemonheim.
These drops are dropped alongside main drops.
Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Key tokenKey token1RareNot sold

TriviaEdit

  • Abyssal leeches used to be level 42, but after a hidden update, their combat levels were raised to 86.

See alsoEdit

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