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This article is about the NPCs. For the minigame, see Barbarian Assault.
For the barbarians found in the Ancient Cavern, see Confused barbarian.
For the enhanced player skills, see Barbarian Training.
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Barbarians are brawny attackable NPCs who are part of the Fremennik. Barbarians are generally located in Gunnarsgrunn (west of Varrock), and the Barbarian Outpost. Players may speak to barbarians, but they will almost always respond with hostility and ask you to fight them. Additionally, during battle, they may sometimes cry "FOR GUNNAR!"

Barbarians are usually fought by lower-levelled players for relatively easy experience. Although they hit low, they are somewhat accurate. It should be noted that the barbarians can have different weapons, most of which are non-existent for players, and they vary in accuracy against certain armour types.

If a player is like most melee fighters, attacking a Barbarian while wearing plate armour, they should avoid the barbarians wielding hammers and try to only fight the ones with spears and swords.

A barbarian woman can be interviewed during the Barbarians v. Wizards court case.

HabitatsEdit

DropsEdit

100% drops Edit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
BonesBones1Always163

CharmsEdit

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
93–95%4–5%0.8–1.7%0.1–0.5%0.1–0.5%
Represents a 90% confidence range.
Based on a sample of 1,875 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Main dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Earth runeEarth rune2–5Uncommon20–50
Chaos runeChaos rune2–6Uncommon114–342
Law runeLaw rune1–2Uncommon210–420
Mind runeMind rune4; 5; 10Uncommon60–150
Fire runeFire rune5; 8Uncommon345–552
StaffStaff1Uncommon448
Bronze hatchetBronze hatchet1Common151
Bronze battleaxeBronze battleaxe1Common49
Bronze arrow 5Bronze arrow5–18Common55–198
Iron hatchetIron hatchet1Common160
Iron maceIron mace1Common96
Iron arrow 5Iron arrow8Common104
Bronze barBronze bar1Uncommon196
Coins 250Coins58–315Common58–315
Iron oreIron ore1Common323
Tin oreTin ore1Common62
BeerBeer1Common416
Cooked meatCooked meat1Common162
Bear furBear fur1Common147
Ring mouldRing mould1Uncommon77
Stronghold notesStronghold notes1Rare206
Amulet mouldAmulet mould1Uncommon143
FlierFlier1RareNot sold
Rare drop tableRare drop table1RareNot sold

Tertiary dropsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Spirit sapphireSpirit sapphire1RareNot sold
Spirit emeraldSpirit emerald1RareNot sold
Spirit rubySpirit ruby1RareNot sold
Clue scroll (easy)Clue scroll (easy)1RareNot 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 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 sapphire1Common908
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common1,593
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common2,892
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common3,526
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare158,670–193,930
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common14,571
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common26,284
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon12,875
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare579,375–708,125
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common57,802
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare36,634
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare1,241,100–1,516,900
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare955
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,656
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare564,840–941,400
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare64,675
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon58,755
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common16,272–19,728
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,087,020–1,328,580
Vecna skullVecna skull1Rare76,185
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare930
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare933
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare419,575–529,310
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare112,710–142,188
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare39,525–55,335
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common13,635–16,665
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon199,575–243,925
Big bonesBig bones79–90 (noted)Uncommon27,018–30,780
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare327,600–400,400
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon41,800–229,900
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common12,600–15,400
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon158,760–194,040
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common35,448–40,512
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare341,820–417,780
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare918,450–1,122,550
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common41,373
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare620,595–758,505
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon381,600–466,400
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon283,680–346,720
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon176,670–215,930
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon141,345–172,755
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon14,798–16,912
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon15,890–18,160
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon280,548
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare807,760
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common7,650–9,350
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common12,465–15,235
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon163,350–199,650
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon12,852–15,498
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare127,575–155,925
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon27,090–33,110
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare549,990–672,210
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

  • Even though they are supposedly against magic, they drop runes very often.
  • Previously, Barbarians used to yell a battle cry (YEEEEEEEEAARRRGGGGHHHHHHHH) which had sound.
  • Even the Barbarians at the Barbarian Outpost may sometimes yell "FOR GUNNAR", even though the player is nowhere near Gunnarsgrunn/Barbarian Village
  • Female barbarians were previously known as Barbarian woman, but an update changed this.
  • You can challenge the Barbarian in the Blue Moon Inn to a shouting match by offering to buy her a drink.
  • Brunnhilde, Edelschwarz, Fafner, Alberich and Siegfried can be found at both the Barbarian Village and Barbarian Outpost.
  • Using a beer glass on one of the barrels in the Barbarian Outpost will cause the barbarians there to attack you.
Facts about "Barbarian"RDF feed
All Combat experience0 +, 48.9 + and 44.4 +
All Combat level30 + and 28 +
All Is members onlyfalse
All Release date4 January 2001 +
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Combat experience1148.9 +
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Combat experience1444.4 +
Combat experience1544.4 +
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Combat experience248.9 +
Combat experience348.9 +
Combat experience448.9 +
Combat experience548.9 +
Combat experience648.9 +
Combat experience748.9 +
Combat experience848.9 +
Combat experience948.9 +
Combat level
Combat level130 +
Combat level1030 +
Combat level1130 +
Combat level1230 +
Combat level1330 +
Combat level1428 +
Combat level1528 +
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Combat level1728 +
Combat level1828 +
Combat level230 +
Combat level330 +
Combat level430 +
Combat level530 +
Combat level630 +
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Drops itemBones +, Earth rune +, Chaos rune +, Law rune +, Mind rune +, Fire rune +, Staff +, Bronze hatchet +, Bronze battleaxe +, Bronze arrow +, Iron hatchet +, Iron mace +, Iron arrow +, Bronze bar +, Coins +, Iron ore +, Tin ore +, Beer +, Cooked meat +, Bear fur +, Ring mould +, Stronghold notes +, Amulet mould +, Flier +, Rare drop table +, Spirit sapphire +, Spirit emerald +, Spirit ruby +, Clue scroll (easy) +, Starved ancient effigy + and Key token +
Drops item from RDTCoins +, Uncut sapphire +, Uncut emerald +, Uncut ruby +, Uncut diamond +, Loop half of a key +, Tooth half of a key +, Uncut dragonstone +, Dragon longsword +, Dragon spear +, Battlestaff +, Rune javelin +, Rune platebody +, Shield left half +, Dragon helm +, Rune arrowheads +, Onyx bolts +, Vecna skull +, Chaos talisman +, Nature talisman +, Water talisman +, Earth talisman +, Fire talisman +, Raw lobster +, Raw shark +, Big bones +, Dragon bones +, Coal +, Gold ore +, Adamantite ore +, Adamant bar +, Runite ore +, Rune bar +, Grimy torstol +, Grimy snapdragon +, Super restore (4) +, Prayer potion (4) +, Lantadyme seed +, Dwarf weed seed +, Magic seed +, Palm tree seed +, Flax +, Molten glass +, Soft clay +, Yew logs +, Teak plank +, Mahogany plank +, Brawling gloves (Melee) +, Brawling gloves (Magic) +, Brawling gloves (Ranged) +, Brawling gloves (Agility) +, Brawling gloves (Cooking) +, Brawling gloves (FM) +, Brawling gloves (Fishing) +, Brawling gloves (Hunter) +, Brawling gloves (Mining) +, Brawling gloves (Prayer) +, Brawling gloves (Smithing) +, Brawling gloves (Thieving) +, Brawling gloves (WC) +, Crystal triskelion fragment 1 +, Crystal triskelion fragment 2 + and Crystal triskelion fragment 3 +
Is members onlyfalse
Release date4 January 2001 +
Version count18 +

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