|Also called||Harbinger of Tuska|
|Release date||3 December 2013 (Update)|
|XP per kill||2,000 (and 660 experience)|
|Always drops||Airut bones|
|Examine text||An aggressive beast that comes from another world.|
Airut are bipedal, boar-like creatures who follow 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.
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 lifepoints 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 before the attack starts, 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. 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.
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 hitpoints) before having to deal with damage from their Ranged stance.
Item Quantity Rarity GE Market Price Airut bones 1 Always 9,732
- Represents 90% confidence range, based on a sample of 12,852 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
- Please add to the log (only if 50 or more creatures killed).
Item Quantity Rarity GE Market Price Grimy irit 4 (noted) Uncommon 11,144 Grimy dwarf weed 2 (noted) Uncommon 25,430 Grimy lantadyme 2 (noted) Uncommon 21,790
Item Quantity Rarity GE Market Price Rune spear 1 Uncommon 11,457
Item Quantity Rarity GE Market Price Rune platelegs 1 Uncommon 37,448 Rune platebody 1 Uncommon 38,262 Razorback gauntlets 1 Very rare 1,847,073
Item Quantity Rarity GE Market Price Blood rune 22–27 Common 7,392–9,072 Death rune 22–27 Uncommon 3,938–4,833
Item Quantity Rarity GE Market Price Coins 2,000–10,000 Common Not sold Shark 2 Uncommon 3,094 Ferocious ring 1 Uncommon Not sold Adamant bar 4–6 (noted) Uncommon 13,224–19,836 Rune bar 1 (noted) Uncommon 14,516 Magic logs 8–11 (noted) Uncommon 10,224–14,058 Anagogic ort 20, 40 Uncommon Not sold Kaigi's journal 1 Uncommon Not sold Kaigi's journal pages 1 Uncommon Not sold Tuska mask top 1 Uncommon Not sold Tuska mask headpiece 1 Uncommon Not sold Tuska mask plate 1 Uncommon Not sold Tuska mask upper tusks 1 Uncommon Not sold Tuska mask lower tusks 1 Uncommon Not sold Sirenic scale 1 Rare 365,143 Spirit sapphire 1 Rare Not sold Spirit emerald 1 Rare Not sold Spirit ruby 1 Rare Not sold Crystal triskelion fragment 1 1 Rare Not sold Crystal triskelion fragment 2 1 Rare Not sold Crystal triskelion fragment 3 1 Rare Not sold Starved ancient effigy 1 Very rare Not sold
- ^ Only while on a slayer assignment for Airut
- ^ Only in Kuradal's Dungeon
- ^ Only if you do not already have one. These stop dropping after the game begins dropping pages.
- ^ 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.
Show/hide rare drop table Item Quantity Rarity GE Market Price Coins 250 – 450; 3,000;
9,000; 10,000; 12,000
Common Not sold Uncut sapphire 1 Common 1,393 Uncut emerald 1 Common 2,879 Uncut ruby 1 Common 3,756 Uncut diamond 1 Uncommon 7,064 Loop half of a key 1 Uncommon 19,914 Tooth half of a key 1 Uncommon 44,316 Uncut dragonstone 1 Rare 16,016 Dragonstone 1 Rare 10,596 Dragon dagger 1 Uncommon 16,377 Rune battleaxe 1 Rare 24,071 Rune javelin 5 Rare 855 Adamant javelin 20 Very rare 1,100 Rune 2h sword 1 Very rare 37,390 Rune spear 1 Very rare 11,457 Dragon spear 1 Very rare 36,554 Dragon dagger 50 (noted) Very rare 818,850 Rune sq shield 1 Very rare 22,467 Rune kiteshield 1 Very rare 32,038 Shield left half 1 Very rare 64,600 Dragon helm 1 Very rare 59,197 Adamant bolts 200 Uncommon 21,800 Onyx bolts 150 Rare 1,274,400 Rune arrow 150–200, 500 Rare 22,650–75,500 Battlestaff 200 (noted) Rare 1,624,400 Air orb 1,000 (noted) Rare 2,659,000 Fire orb 1,000 (noted) Rare 2,033,000 Vecna skull 1 Very rare 101,335 Water talisman 1 Uncommon 13,539 Earth talisman 25–35 (noted) Uncommon 84,300–118,020 Fire talisman 25–35 (noted) Uncommon 82,925–116,095 Chaos talisman 1 Uncommon 1,016 Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 329 Pure essence 500–15,000 (noted) Uncommon 9,000–270,000 Nature rune 20–80 Rare 6,120–24,480 Soul rune 20 Rare 3,240 Law rune 45 Rare 13,185 Death rune 50, 121 Rare 8,950–21,659 Blood rune 50 Rare 16,800 Raw swordfish 125–250, 1,000 (noted) Uncommon 47,750–382,000 Raw shark 250–500 (noted) Uncommon 383,000–766,000 Big bones 150–500 (noted) Uncommon 90,150–300,500 Coal 150–7,500 (noted) Uncommon 34,050–1,702,500 Adamantite ore 150–800 (noted) Uncommon 354,300–1,889,600 Silver ore 100 (noted) Rare 10,100 Runite ore 100 (noted) Rare 1,185,600 Adamant bar 1,000–7,000 (noted) Rare 3,306,000–23,142,000 Rune bar 1, 50, 150 (noted) Rare 14,516–2,177,400 Clean ranarr 33 (noted) Uncommon 123,123 Clean toadflax 25–250 (noted) Uncommon 126,025–1,260,250 Clean snapdragon 30–120 (noted) Uncommon 155,220–620,880 Clean torstol 10–100 (noted) Uncommon 79,030–790,300 Saradomin brew (4) 250 (noted) Very rare 179,000 Watermelon seed 3 Uncommon 6,204 Yew seed 1–50 Rare 63,896–3,194,800 Magic seed 1–7 Rare 164,269–1,149,883 Palm tree seed 10 Rare 1,034,390 Snapdragon seed 1 Rare 2,537 Torstol seed 1–31 Rare 24,266–752,246 Fellstalk seed 2 Rare 2,214 Yew logs 50–20,000 (noted) Rare 25,050–10,020,000 Crystal triskelion fragment 1 1 Very rare Not sold Crystal triskelion fragment 2 1 Very rare Not sold Crystal triskelion fragment 3 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Melee) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Magic) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Ranged) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Agility) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Cooking) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (FM) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Fishing) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Hunter) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Mining) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Prayer) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Smithing) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (Thieving) 1 Very rare Not sold Brawling gloves (WC) 1 Very rare Not sold
- Universal drops are dropped by every monster outside of Daemonheim.
- These drops are dropped alongside main drops.
Item Quantity Rarity GE Market Price Key token 1 Rare Not sold
- 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.
- When asking Kuradal for advice on these creatures, she will say that they are weak to stab despite them having no explicit weakness.
- Razorback gauntlets were originally dropped regardless of whether you were on a slayer assignment, but this was updated on 14 April 2014.
|Airut • Razorback gauntlets • Airut bones|
|Tuska mask||Headpiece • Plate • Top • Upper tusks • Lower tusks|
|Misc.||Airut (Naragi) • Kaigi's journal • Kaigi's journal pages|