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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 (requires Fairy Tale III). 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% dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Big bonesBig bones1Always340

CharmsEdit

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
78–79%5%2%14%0.5–0.6%
Represents a 90% confidence range.
Based on a sample of 44,764 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Main dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Mithril hatchetMithril hatchet1Common1,035
Mithril kiteshieldMithril kiteshield1Rare2,589
Rune daggerRune dagger1Uncommon4,148
Adamant full helmAdamant full helm1Uncommon1,574
Black mask (10)Black mask (10)1Very rare1,363,981
Adamant kiteshieldAdamant kiteshield1Very rare5,906
Belladonna seed 5Belladonna seed1Common466
Cabbage seed 5Cabbage seed1–3Common3–9
Toadflax seed 5Toadflax seed1Common513
Potato seed 5Potato seed1–4Common10–40
Irit seed 5Irit seed1Common186
Onion seed 5Onion seed1–3Common5–15
Kwuarm seed 5Kwuarm seed1Uncommon2,100
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed1Uncommon41
Snapdragon seed 5Snapdragon seed1Uncommon468
Cactus seed 5Cactus seed1Uncommon207
Cadantine seed 5Cadantine seed1Uncommon4,404
Evil turnip seed 5Evil turnip seed1–4Uncommon11–44
Strawberry seed 5Strawberry seed1Uncommon121
Sweetcorn seed 5Sweetcorn seed1–2Uncommon14–28
Avantoe seed 5Avantoe seed1Uncommon245
Tomato seed 5Tomato seed1–2Uncommon3–6
Fellstalk seed 5Fellstalk seed1Uncommon382
Morchella mushroom spore 5Morchella mushroom spore3Uncommon411
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed1Uncommon914
Watermelon seed 5Watermelon seed1Rare475
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed1Rare924
Wergali seed 5Wergali seed1Very rare744
Torstol seed 5Torstol seed1Very rare3,051
Grimy tarrominGrimy tarromin1Common35
Grimy guamGrimy guam1Common110
Grimy marrentillGrimy marrentill1Common152
Grimy ranarrGrimy ranarr1Uncommon2,782
Grimy avantoeGrimy avantoe1Uncommon2,702
Grimy harralanderGrimy harralander1Uncommon87
Grimy iritGrimy irit1Uncommon2,354
Grimy kwuarmGrimy kwuarm1Uncommon5,207
Grimy cadantineGrimy cadantine1Rare4,857
Grimy dwarf weedGrimy dwarf weed1Rare3,639
Grimy lantadymeGrimy lantadyme1Rare3,285
Nature runeNature rune3–6Common1,155–2,310
Coins 250Coins44–495Common44–495
Limpwurt rootLimpwurt root1Common1,094
Teak logsTeak logs(noted)Common324
Mahogany logsMahogany logs2–4Uncommon956–1,912
Rare drop tableRare drop table1RareNot sold

Tertiary dropsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Foot boneFoot bone1Uncommon[1]Not sold
Clue scroll (hard)Clue scroll (hard)1RareNot sold
Spirit sapphireSpirit sapphire1RareNot sold
Spirit emeraldSpirit emerald1RareNot sold
Spirit rubySpirit ruby1RareNot sold
Long boneLong bone1RareNot sold
Starved ancient effigyStarved ancient effigy1Very rareNot sold
Curved boneCurved bone1Very rareNot sold
  1. ^ Only during Fur n' Seek

Rare drop tableEdit

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 sapphire1Common888
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common1,785
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common3,221
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common3,785
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare170,325–208,175
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common15,466
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common25,634
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon12,569
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare565,605–691,295
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common57,779
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare36,087
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare1,231,560–1,505,240
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare920
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,631
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare564,465–940,775
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare63,800
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon58,519
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common19,436–23,564
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,096,740–1,340,460
Vecna skullVecna skull1Rare70,854
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare962
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare1,214
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare449,540–567,112
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare114,010–143,828
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare44,625–62,475
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common14,850–18,150
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon202,500–247,500
Big bonesBig bones76–90 (noted)Uncommon25,840–30,600
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare311,580–380,820
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon38,400–211,200
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common12,780–15,620
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon129,240–157,960
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common34,034–38,896
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare328,185–401,115
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare991,890–1,212,310
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common41,412
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare621,180–759,220
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon388,620–474,980
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon419,130–512,270
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon235,980–288,420
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon147,015–179,685
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon12,796–14,624
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon12,936–14,784
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon266,124
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare1,005,350
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common6,750–8,250
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common11,475–14,025
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon171,000–209,000
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon10,880–13,120
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare108,000–132,000
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon30,825–37,675
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare564,840–690,360
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
Facts about "Cave horror"RDF feed
All Combat experience211.5 +
All Combat level77 +
All Is members onlytrue
All Release date4 July 2006 +
Combat experience211.5 +
Combat level77 +
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Drops itemBig bones +, Mithril hatchet +, Mithril kiteshield +, Rune dagger +, Adamant full helm +, Black mask (10) +, Adamant kiteshield +, Belladonna seed +, Cabbage seed +, Toadflax seed +, Potato seed +, Irit seed +, Onion seed +, Kwuarm seed +, Poison ivy seed +, Snapdragon seed +, Cactus seed +, Cadantine seed +, Evil turnip seed +, Strawberry seed +, Sweetcorn seed +, Avantoe seed +, Tomato seed +, Fellstalk seed +, Morchella mushroom spore +, Lantadyme seed +, Watermelon seed +, Dwarf weed seed +, Wergali seed +, Torstol seed +, Grimy tarromin +, Grimy guam +, Grimy marrentill +, Grimy ranarr +, Grimy avantoe +, Grimy harralander +, Grimy irit +, Grimy kwuarm +, Grimy cadantine +, Grimy dwarf weed +, Grimy lantadyme +, Nature rune +, Coins +, Limpwurt root +, Teak logs +, Mahogany logs +, Rare drop table +, Foot bone +, Clue scroll (hard) +, Spirit sapphire +, Spirit emerald +, Spirit ruby +, Long bone +, Starved ancient effigy +, Curved bone + 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 onlytrue
Release date4 July 2006 +

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