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A Cave horror is a Slayer monster that requires level 58 Slayer, a Witchwood icon, and a light source to successfully hunt and kill. You must also have completed the Cabin Fever quest to have access to Mos Le'Harmless, as cave horrors live in an unlit cave on this island. They also have a weaker relative outside on the island called the jungle horror.

Players can buy a witchwood icon from any Slayer Master and must wear it while fighting cave horrors in close combat. You can damage them without the icon, but the icon protects against the cave horrors' scream. Without the icon, the scream reduces stats and life points, similar to the effect of a banshee when fought without earmuffs or a Dust devil when fought without a Face mask. The Deflect Melee and Protect from Melee prayers will not block this damage. 

The witchwood icon is not necessary when engaging in long range combat from a safe spot, so neck wear with better combat modifiers can be worn instead. It is recommended to carry an icon in inventory when using this tactic, in case close combat occurs by accident.

In contrast to most monsters, the cave horror has an irregular attack speed, which can shift in the middle of a battle. Time between attacks can be either 2.4 seconds or 3.0 seconds. This makes it somewhat difficult to utilise the prayer flashing tactic effectively. However, this is compensated by their comparatively low amount of life points.

Cave horrors are generally known for dropping the Black Mask (10).

The good thing about this cave is that there is a staircase in the north-eastern end, on the surface there is Edible seaweed that can heal 200 life points. If utilised correctly, you can stay here for quite a long time, farming clue scrolls (except you can only have one clue scroll at a time) or black masks.

LocationsEdit

  • Mos Le'Harmless Caves - in a cave on the southeast side of the island which can be accessed quickly through the Fairy ring D•I•P. Players need a light source (such as Seer's headband 4 or a bullseye lantern) to operate in the cave. If a player goes in without a light source, bugs will rapidly bite them hitting 10-100 and can kill the player quickly depending on their number of life points. (Note: If using the fairy ring shortcut, you must first repair the bridges connecting the fairy ring island to the Mos le'Harmless mainland. This will require a total of 8 regular planks and 16 nails of any kind. Each bridge must be repaired from a different side, meaning you must fix it from the Mos le'Harmless side as well as the fairy ring island side if it is your first time using the shortcut).
  • Another way of getting there is by using the charter ship.

DropsEdit

100% dropsEdit

  Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Big bones Big bones 1 1 Always 568

Weapons and armourEdit

  Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Mithril hatchet Mithril hatchet 1 2 Common 99
Mithril kiteshield Mithril kiteshield 1 3 Uncommon 754
Rune dagger Rune dagger 1 3 Uncommon 4,227
Adamant full helm Adamant full helm 1 3 Uncommon 1,529
Black mask Black mask (10) 1 5 Very rare 1,800,745
Adamant kiteshield Adamant kiteshield 1 5 Very rare 2,620

CharmsEdit

Charm drop percentages
No charms Gold charm Green charm Crimson charm Blue charm

78–79%

5%

2%

14%

0.5–0.7%

Represents 90% confidence range, based on a sample of 39,450 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.

Please add to the log (only if 50 or more creatures killed).


SeedsEdit

  Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Belladonna seed 5 Belladonna seed 1 2 Common 82
Cabbage seed 5 Cabbage seed 1–3 2 Common 5–15
Herb seed 5 Toadflax seed 1 2 Common 917
Potato seed 5 Potato seed 1–4 2 Common 6–24
Herb seed 5 Irit seed 1 2 Common 177
Onion seed 5 Onion seed 1–3 2 Common 2–6
Herb seed 5 Kwuarm seed 1 3 Uncommon 60
Poison ivy seed 5 Poison ivy seed 1 3 Uncommon 9
Herb seed 5 Snapdragon seed 1 3 Uncommon 2,446
Cactus seed 5 Cactus seed 1 3 Uncommon 37
Herb seed 5 Cadantine seed 1 3 Uncommon 668
Evil turnip seed 5 Evil turnip seed 1–4 3 Uncommon 293–1,172
Strawberry seed 5 Strawberry seed 1 3 Uncommon 524
Sweetcorn seed 5 Sweetcorn seed 1–2 3 Uncommon 4–8
Herb seed 5 Avantoe seed 1 3 Uncommon 2,417
Tomato seed 5 Tomato seed 1–2 3 Uncommon 2–4
Fellstalk seed 5 Fellstalk seed 1 3 Uncommon 487
Morchella mushroom spore 5 Morchella mushroom spore 3 3 Uncommon 126
Herb seed 5 Lantadyme seed 1 3 Uncommon 25,924
Watermelon seed 5 Watermelon seed 1 4 Rare 2,878
Herb seed 5 Dwarf weed seed 1 4 Rare 32,817
Wergali seed 5 Wergali seed 1 5 Very rare 609
Herb seed 5 Torstol seed 1 5 Very rare 20,536

HerbsEdit

  Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Grimy tarromin Grimy tarromin 1 2 Common 31
Grimy guam Grimy guam 1 2 Common 411
Grimy marrentill Grimy marrentill 1 2 Common 101
Grimy ranarr Grimy ranarr 1 3 Uncommon 2,431
Grimy avantoe Grimy avantoe 1 3 Uncommon 3,115
Grimy harralander Grimy harralander 1 3 Uncommon 83
Grimy irit Grimy irit 1 3 Uncommon 1,575
Grimy kwuarm Grimy kwuarm 1 3 Uncommon 2,691
Grimy cadantine Grimy cadantine 1 4 Rare 1,645
Grimy dwarf weed Grimy dwarf weed 1 4 Rare 7,262
Grimy lantadyme Grimy lantadyme 1 4 Rare 6,912

RunesEdit

  Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Nature rune Nature rune 3–6 2 Common 924–1,848

OtherEdit

  Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 250 Coins 44–495 2 Common Not sold
Limpwurt root Limpwurt root 1 2 Common 1,669
Teak logs Teak logs 4 (noted) 2 Common 1,464
Mahogany logs Mahogany logs 2–4 3 Uncommon 1,128–2,256
Foot bone Foot bone 1 3 Uncommon [1] Not sold
Clue scroll Clue scroll (hard) 1 4 Rare Not sold
Spirit sapphire Spirit sapphire 1 4 Rare Not sold
Spirit emerald Spirit emerald 1 4 Rare Not sold
Spirit ruby Spirit ruby 1 4 Rare Not sold
Long bone Long bone 1 4 Rare Not sold
Ancient effigy Starved ancient effigy 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Curved bone Curved bone 1 5 Very rare Not sold
  1. ^ Only during Fur n' Seek.

Rare drop table dropsEdit

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 250 Coins 200–350,3,000 2 Common Not sold
Uncut sapphire Uncut sapphire 1 2 Common 1,338
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 2 Common 2,560
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 2 Common 3,046
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 3 Uncommon 5,670
Loop half of a key Loop half of a key 1 3 Uncommon 34,437
Tooth half of a key Tooth half of a key 1 3 Uncommon 34,608
Uncut dragonstone Uncut dragonstone 1 4 Rare 14,432
Dragonstone Dragonstone 1 4 Rare 9,959
Dragon dagger Dragon dagger 1 3 Uncommon 16,468
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 4 Rare 24,195
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 4 Rare 915
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 20 5 Very rare 1,200
Rune 2h sword Rune 2h sword 1 5 Very rare 37,466
Rune spear Rune spear 1 5 Very rare 11,474
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 5 Very rare 36,722
Battlestaff Battlestaff 200 (noted) 4 Rare 1,547,200
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 5 Very rare 22,335
Rune kiteshield Rune kiteshield 1 5 Very rare 31,560
Shield left half Shield left half 1 5 Very rare 64,213
Dragon helm Dragon helm 1 5 Very rare 58,571
Adamant bolts 5 Adamant bolts 200 3 Uncommon 13,000
Onyx bolts 5 Onyx bolts 150 4 Rare 1,277,700
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 150 4 Rare 22,650
Vecna skull Vecna skull 1 5 Very rare 96,512
Water talisman Water talisman 1 3 Uncommon 10,538
Earth talisman Earth talisman 25–35 (noted) 3 Uncommon 61,325–85,855
Fire talisman Fire talisman 25–35 (noted) 3 Uncommon 61,425–85,995
Chaos talisman Chaos talisman 1 3 Uncommon 713
Nature talisman Nature talisman 1 3 Uncommon 442
Pure essence Pure essence 1,000–1,500 (noted) 3 Uncommon 17,000–25,500
Nature rune Nature rune 60–80 4 Rare 18,480–24,640
Soul rune Soul rune 20 4 Rare 4,120
Law rune Law rune 45 4 Rare 19,530
Death rune Death rune 50 4 Rare 15,600
Blood rune Blood rune 50 4 Rare 24,700
Raw swordfish Raw swordfish 125–250 (noted) 3 Uncommon 60,000–120,000
Raw shark Raw shark 250 (noted) 3 Uncommon 280,250
Big bones Big bones 150–180 (noted) 3 Uncommon 85,200–102,240
Coal Coal 550–700 (noted) 3 Uncommon 132,550–168,700
Adamantite ore Adamantite ore 150–250 (noted) 3 Uncommon 194,700–324,500
Silver ore Silver ore 100 (noted) 4 Rare 9,200
Runite ore Runite ore 100 (noted) 4 Rare 1,105,000
Rune bar Rune bar 1 2 Common 14,090
Rune bar Rune bar 50 (noted) 5 Very rare 704,500
Clean toadflax Clean toadflax 35–45 (noted) 3 Uncommon 116,550–149,850
Clean snapdragon Clean snapdragon 30–35 (noted) 3 Uncommon 106,290–124,005
Clean torstol Clean torstol 16–34 (noted) 3 Uncommon 91,104–193,596
Herb seed 5 Snapdragon seed 1 2 Common 2,446
Herb seed 5 Torstol seed 1 3 Uncommon 20,536
Watermelon seed 5 Watermelon seed 3 3 Uncommon 8,634
Magic seed 5 Magic seed 3–7 4 Rare 506,913–1,182,797
Palm tree seed 5 Palm tree seed 10 4 Rare 1,286,130
Yew logs Yew logs 450–550 (noted) 4 Rare 160,200–195,800
Crystal triskelion fragment 1 Crystal triskelion fragment 1 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 2 Crystal triskelion fragment 2 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 3 Crystal triskelion fragment 3 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Melee) Brawling gloves (Melee) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Magic) Brawling gloves (Magic) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Ranged) Brawling gloves (Ranged) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Agility) Brawling gloves (Agility) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Cooking) Brawling gloves (Cooking) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (FM) Brawling gloves (FM) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Fishing) Brawling gloves (Fishing) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Hunter) Brawling gloves (Hunter) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Mining) Brawling gloves (Mining) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Prayer) Brawling gloves (Prayer) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Smithing) Brawling gloves (Smithing) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (Thieving) Brawling gloves (Thieving) 1 5 Very rare Not sold
Brawling gloves (WC) Brawling gloves (WC) 1 5 Very rare Not 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 token Key token 1 4 Rare Not sold

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