Banner carrier
Banner carrier
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Release date 9 November 2009 (Update)
Members Yes
Race Imp
Source Calling beads
Interface No
33 Quest points
Food None
Colour variations 1
Examine He's carrying a banner showing victory over (<number> champions/the <monster> Champion).
Banner carrier chathead

The banner carrier is an imp holding a banner, which the player can summon with calling beads. In order to get these beads, one must defeat a champion in the Champions' Challenge Distraction and Diversion in the Champions' Guild.

The banner shows either an image of a champion that the player has defeated, or the number of champions that the player has defeated in roman numerals. The banner carrier's examine text changes depending on what banner he is wielding. To change the look of the banner, the player can talk to the banner carrier.

The Leprechaun Champion will no longer give calling beads.

Banner carrier interface

The interface to change the banner carrier



  • If the player calls the banner carrier, a leprechaun's face appears on the banner for a split second. This is probably a glitch.
  • There was a bug where if the player faced the Grand Exchange booth and summoned the imp, he would appear inside the booth with the bankers and Grand Exchange clerks. He could not move unless the player moved away far enough so that he would reappear next to the player. This has been fixed.
  • When the player asks the banner carrier whether he is getting tired of carrying a banner around, the banner carrier tells the player that another imp replaces him when he's tired, and that the player didn't notice the last time he got replaced.
  • Snow imps had the same chathead as the banner carriers (in different colours), but theirs was updated with the 2009 Christmas Event. The banner carriers still have the old chathead.
  • Banner carriers are one of four permanent imps that can be spoken with, along with Zimberfizz, the imps contained in magic boxes and the snow imps found in the Land of Snows. Other imps such as the Imp (2015 Easter event) were only temporary.
  • The Banner Carrier is a lighter shade of red than normal imps.