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Airut are bipedal, boar-like creatures who follow the goddess Tuska. They typically live on Tuska's back, riding and controlling her with massive reins. They were named after an ancient warrior of the same name by the Naragi when Naragun was attacked by the Airut and Tuska. They drop the level 90 melee power gloves, razorback gauntlets, as well as pieces of the tuska mask and pages of Kaigi's journal. Airuts require 92 Slayer to be damaged.

Airut came to Gielinor via portals, signalling Tuska's upcoming arrival. Airut can be found just west of the Phoenix Lair in the Piscatoris Hunter area (a•k•q or Phoenix Lair Teleport) and in Kuradal's Dungeon.

AbilitiesEdit

Airut use two combat styles, melee and ranged, the style used depending on which stance they are in. When meleeing, they stand on their hind legs and attack by punching. When ranging, they stand on all-fours and spit corrosive bile at the player. Airut prefer to exploit the weakness of the player and will switch between combat styles if prompted to do so (if the player changes armour or activates protection prayers). Airut's defence rises both over time and as their life points lower.

In either style the Airut can initiate a brief berserk mode where they will deal inaccurate, but rapid and powerful damage to the player, continuing to use the same attack style as they were in at the time. This attack is signalled by the Airut beating its chest. It will use one arm for ranged and two arms for melee. This attack can be stopped by using the Rapid Fire or Flurry abilities anytime during the attack, depending on if you are using ranged or melee, respectively. It should be noted that to stop the attack the ability must hit; if no damage is dealt, the Airut will not be stunned and continue attacking. Take caution when using Flurry, as this is a multi-targeting attack. Alternatively, using a stun before the Airut begins this series of attacks will temporarily halt them, but will not prevent the attack from actually commencing once the stun is over. One can also use a root and step away from the frenzying Airut. This only works when the Airut is in its melee stance. Players must be careful when the Airut switch combat modes as the signal animation may not appear. If you start to receive rapid damage after a style change immediately use one of the abilities listed above to disable it.

When they are using their berserk mode and are successfully hit from one of the two abilities mentioned above, they will kneel and catch their breath. During this short time frame, the Airut will be stunned and all incoming damage on them will be doubled.

Airut can be safe-spotted using the rocks in the Piscatoris Hunter Area and often don't immediately switch from Melee to Ranged attack mode meaning the player can deliver a decent amount of damage (often about half of the Airut's life points) before having to deal with damage from their Ranged stance.

DropsEdit

100% dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Airut bonesAirut bones1Always7,405

CharmsEdit

Charm drop numbers
No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
26–27%3%8–9%51–53%9–10%
Represents a 90% confidence range.
Based on a sample of 15,517 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
Please add to the log.
(Only if 50 or more creatures are killed)

HerbsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Grimy iritGrimy irit4 (noted)Uncommon10,092
Grimy dwarf weedGrimy dwarf weed2 (noted)Uncommon13,360
Grimy lantadymeGrimy lantadyme2 (noted)Uncommon12,682

Weapons and ArmourEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Rune platelegsRune platelegs1Uncommon37,042
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon38,021
Rune spearRune spear1Uncommon11,246
Razorback gauntletsRazorback gauntlets1Very rare [1]1,594,089

OtherEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 10000Coins2,000–10,000CommonNot sold
SharkShark2Common2,168
Ferocious ringFerocious ring1Uncommon [2]Not sold
Adamant barAdamant bar6 (noted)Uncommon16,296
Rune barRune bar1 (noted)Uncommon14,343
Magic logsMagic logs8–11 (noted)Uncommon7,032–9,669
Yew logsYew logs16–19 (noted)Uncommon4,784–5,681
Anagogic ortAnagogic ort20; 40UncommonNot sold
Kaigi's journalKaigi's journal1Uncommon [3]Not sold
Kaigi's journal pagesKaigi's journal pages1Uncommon [4]Not sold
Tuska mask topTuska mask top1UncommonNot sold
Tuska mask headpieceTuska mask headpiece1UncommonNot sold
Tuska mask plateTuska mask plate1UncommonNot sold
Tuska mask upper tusksTuska mask upper tusks1UncommonNot sold
Tuska mask lower tusksTuska mask lower tusks1UncommonNot sold
Sirenic scaleSirenic scale1Rare296,260
Spirit sapphireSpirit sapphire1RareNot sold
Spirit emeraldSpirit emerald1RareNot sold
Spirit rubySpirit ruby1RareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 1Crystal triskelion fragment 11RareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 2Crystal triskelion fragment 21RareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 3Crystal triskelion fragment 31RareNot sold
Starved ancient effigyStarved ancient effigy1Very rareNot sold
  1. ^ Only while on a slayer assignment for Airut
  2. ^ Only in Kuradal's Dungeon
  3. ^ Only if you do not already have one. These stop dropping after the game begins dropping pages.
  4. ^ Only after Kaigi's journal has been obtained. When picked up, they go straight into the journal even if it is in the bank. There are four pages in total. These stop dropping after you complete the journal.

Rare drop tableEdit

This monster has access to the rare drop table.
The ring of wealth is not required to access the table.
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Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000Coins250–500; 3,000CommonNot sold
Uncut sapphireUncut sapphire1Common954
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common1,832
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common2,535
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common4,088
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare183,960–224,840
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Uncommon19,353
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Uncommon39,311
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon12,046
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare542,070–662,530
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common57,732
Dragon spearDragon spear1Uncommon35,191
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Uncommon1,281,060–1,565,740
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare880
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon38,021
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare570,315–950,525
Shield left halfShield left half1Uncommon64,268
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon59,094
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common19,775–23,975
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Rare1,127,115–1,377,585
Vecna skullVecna skull1Uncommon59,518
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Uncommon632
Nature talismanNature talisman1Uncommon231
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare725,205–914,874
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare180,505–227,714
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare74,875–104,825
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Uncommon29,160–35,640
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon277,425–339,075
Big bonesBig bones80–90 (noted)Uncommon32,320–36,360
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Uncommon501,480–612,920
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon63,400–348,700
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common17,280–21,120
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon221,040–270,160
Adamant barAdamant bar15 (noted)Common40,740
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare366,660–448,140
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare963,090–1,177,110
Rune barRune bar3 (noted)Common43,029
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare645,435–788,865
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon458,730–560,670
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon418,140–511,060
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon201,555–246,345
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon141,570–173,030
Herb seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon226,618–258,992
Herb seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon299,572–342,368
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon699,636
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare1,676,070
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common18,450–22,550
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common10,350–12,650
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon101,700–124,300
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon20,332–24,518
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare201,825–246,675
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon34,020–41,580
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare546,480–667,920
Brawling gloves (Melee)Brawling gloves (Melee)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Magic)Brawling gloves (Magic)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Ranged)Brawling gloves (Ranged)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Agility)Brawling gloves (Agility)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Cooking)Brawling gloves (Cooking)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (FM)Brawling gloves (FM)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Fishing)Brawling gloves (Fishing)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Hunter)Brawling gloves (Hunter)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Mining)Brawling gloves (Mining)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Prayer)Brawling gloves (Prayer)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Smithing)Brawling gloves (Smithing)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Thieving)Brawling gloves (Thieving)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (WC)Brawling gloves (WC)1RareNot 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 market price
Key tokenKey token1RareNot sold

TriviaEdit

Harbinger of Tuska concept art

Concept art of a harbinger of Tuska

  • In Finnish, the word 'airut' means 'harbinger'.
  • Despite their examine text, they are not aggressive.
  • Airut did not have their own unique slayer icon. They shared the same slayer icon as the Scutarius. This was fixed.
  • Airut are the only non-magic using monsters to drop Sirenic scales.
Airut standard

A banner depicting an Airut found in Rush of Blood.

  • When asking Kuradal and/or Morvran for advice on these creatures, she/he will say that they are weak to stab despite them having no explicit weakness. A similar issue occurs with Kal'gerion demons.
  • Razorback gauntlets were originally dropped regardless of whether you were on a slayer assignment, but this was updated on 14 April 2014.
  • When receiving a drop from an Airut that would appear in the Adventurer's Log, such as Razorback Gauntlets, the description starts with 'After killing a Airut...' where Airut is incorrectly preceded by an 'a'.
  • Airuts are one of the only high level slayer monsters that do not drop clue scrolls.

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