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Brutal green dragons are found in the Ancient Cavern. To access the Ancient Cavern, the player needs to start the pyre ship section of Firemaking in Barbarian Training. Brutal green dragons are much stronger relative to the green dragons residing in the Wilderness, and use a melee and a magic attack that both hit into the 800s. Like almost everything else in the Ancient Cavern, these creatures are immune to poison. Brutal green dragons may be part of a Slayer assignment if the player has been assigned green dragons. Visually, the brutal green dragons look very similar to Elvarg as with the green dragons examine text Must be related to Elvarg.

It had been thought that brutal green dragons, like mithril dragons, dropped chewed bones; which are necessary for completing barbarian training or getting a dragon full helm gift from a barbarian spirit. However, brutal green dragons do not drop these bones, only their less-prized "mangled" counterparts (only mithril dragons drop chewed bones).

StrategiesEdit

Like all chromatic dragons, brutal green dragons are weak to Arrows. Players with access to super antifire potions are advised to kill them using bows, such as a crystal bow or better, and Ranged Power armour, such as Armadyl equipment. Low-levelled players may wish to bring an emergency teleport and/or food, such as sharks. Ferocious rings or, if it has been restored by using five bittercap mushrooms, fairy ring code BJQ can be used to easily reach the brutal green dragons.

Players who do not have access to super antifire potions should use a demon slayer crossbow or better, antifire potions, and a dragonfire shield (ranged) instead.

The RaptorEdit

Every now and then, The Raptor will show up at the brutal green dragons, and begin wandering around attacking them. This can be useful for speeding up kills, as he can hit extremely hard - up to 10,000 per hit. So long as you hit the dragon at least once, you will get the drop for that kill. Consequently, it can be useful to follow him around as he attacks the dragons (effectively using him as a damage increase), or simply fire one shot at whatever dragon he is fighting before returning to your own. He seems to appear 2-3 times per hour, and will continue fighting for upwards of five minutes. Making good use of the Raptor can increase the rate of gp per hour substantially.

DropsEdit

100% dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Dragon bonesDragon bones1Always1,724
Green dragonhideGreen dragonhide2Always4,310

CharmsEdit

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
68–75%13–18%6–10%3–6%0.7–2.5%
Represents a 90% confidence range based on a sample of 513 kills.
2 charms are dropped at a time.
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Main dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Coins 1000Coins1–1,813Common1–1,813
Mithril hastaMithril hasta1Uncommon358
Adamant 2h swordAdamant 2h sword1Uncommon6,129
Adamant helmAdamant helm1Uncommon1,589
Adamant kiteshieldAdamant kiteshield1Uncommon6,191
Adamant spearAdamant spear1Uncommon6,997
Adamant arrow 5Adamant arrow8Uncommon408
Adamant dartAdamant dart25Uncommon2,950
Adamant knifeAdamant knife8Uncommon4,144
Grimy guamGrimy guam1Uncommon191
Grimy marrentillGrimy marrentill1Uncommon199
Grimy tarrominGrimy tarromin1Uncommon36
Grimy harralanderGrimy harralander1Uncommon82
Grimy ranarrGrimy ranarr1Uncommon3,227
Grimy iritGrimy irit1Uncommon3,230
Grimy avantoeGrimy avantoe1Uncommon2,313
Grimy kwuarmGrimy kwuarm1Uncommon5,446
Grimy cadantineGrimy cadantine1Uncommon5,046
Mithril oreMithril ore(noted)Uncommon1,550
CurryCurry1–2Uncommon318–636
Grimy lantadymeGrimy lantadyme1Rare3,606
Grimy dwarf weedGrimy dwarf weed1Rare2,695
Rune throwing axeRune throwing axe2Rare1,802
Rune chainbodyRune chainbody1Rare28,345
Rune full helmRune full helm1Rare19,401

Tertiary dropsEdit

 
Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Perfect green dragon scalePerfect green dragon scale1Common[1]Not sold
Black dragon tail-boneGreen dragon tail-bone1Common[2]Not sold
Clue scroll (hard)Clue scroll (hard)1RareNot sold
Starved ancient effigyStarved ancient effigy1Very rareNot sold
  1. ^ Only while doing Vannaka's Slayer challenge
  2. ^ Only during the Fur 'n' Seek wish list

Rare drop tableEdit

This monster has access to the rare drop table.
Luck-enhancing items such as a ring of wealth or luck of the dwarves 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 sapphire1Common963
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common2,133
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common2,680
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common4,009
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare180,405–220,495
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common19,989
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common23,393
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon11,699
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare526,455–643,445
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common55,243
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare37,295
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare1,243,440–1,519,760
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare900
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,151
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare557,265–928,775
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare64,949
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon58,568
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common21,583–26,167
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,051,110–1,284,690
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare1,590
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare1,025
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare351,455–443,374
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare126,750–159,900
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare39,675–55,545
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common14,850–18,150
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon236,025–288,475
Big bonesBig bones72–90 (noted)Uncommon26,856–33,570
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare310,320–379,280
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon35,600–195,800
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common13,590–16,610
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon230,580–281,820
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common44,156–50,464
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare425,790–520,410
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare979,470–1,197,130
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common41,796
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare626,940–766,260
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon373,140–456,060
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon297,450–363,550
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon256,905–313,995
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon218,295–266,805
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon30,310–34,640
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon26,572–30,368
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon405,544
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare1,853,160
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common5,400–6,600
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common16,380–20,020
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon176,400–215,600
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon14,008–16,892
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare139,050–169,950
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon36,090–44,110
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare595,890–728,310
Blurberry specialBlurberry special1Uncommon1,792
Vecna skullVecna skull1Very rare*64,516
Hazelmere's signet ringHazelmere's signet ring1Very rare*15,689,056
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

  • Brutal green dragons were buffed with the patch notes of 19 June 2013. The buff gave them increased combat stats. This was because after the Evolution of Combat, green dragons were much more dangerous to kill due to the new mechanics of the Wilderness, and macroers were constantly killing brutal green dragons instead.

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