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The Chaos Elemental is one of the strongest monsters in the Wilderness, overtaking the King Black Dragon, which held the title for 4 years prior to the Evolution of Combat. The Chaos Elemental held the title for 2 years and 7 months before the introduction of the Corporeal Beast.

The Chaos Elemental is known for the dragon 2h sword, Ancient Warriors' equipment and ancient artefacts it can drop. In addition, it drops large quantities of Chaos runes, Blood runes and Death runes, more than most other monsters.

On 1 February 2011, the Chaos Elemental received a graphical update. Prior to The Wilderness and Free Trade Return!, it resembled a dark cloud with six tentacles and a lavender tint.

Dealing the most damage to the Chaos Elemental is a requirement for the Wilderness Tasks.

LocationEdit

The Chaos Elemental dwells in the members-only section of the Wilderness, just west of the Rogues' Castle. This area is moderately easy to access from the deep Wilderness teleport lever in Ardougne or Edgeville. A Wilderness Obelisk can randomly teleport players southeast of the Rogues' Castle.

AttacksEdit

Chaos Elemental attacks

The different attack types

Fighting chaos elemental

Fighting the Chaos Elemental with Ranged

Discord: The Chaos Elemental's primary attack, a projectile attack, is an orb of different colours fired at the target. This attack can deal either magic, ranged, or melee damage - it is impossible to distinguish what damage is dealt until the attack hits. The projectiles hit up to 1104, but it is still suggested that players utilise Protect from Magic as that is his most accurate attack or Soul split as protection prayers only are useful for one out of three attacks.

It also has two special attacks:

  • Confusion: The Chaos Elemental teleports the players to a random area nearby, unless they are 20 Game squares away.
  • Madness: The Chaos Elemental will remove the player's mainhand weapon and randomly remove up to three equipped items. If the player's inventory is full, items will stay equipped.

StrategyEdit

DropsEdit

As of 1 February 2011, the drops from the Chaos Elemental have been improved, as it now drops Ancient Warriors' Equipment, Ancient artefacts and Brawling gloves in addition to previous drops.

The Chaos Elemental usually drops two items, however it can drop one item occasionally.

Main dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Mithril dartMithril dart400Common16,800
Rune swordRune sword1Common12,828
Dragon 2h swordDragon 2h sword1Uncommon133,521
Chaos runeChaos rune100–500Uncommon7,300–36,500
Blood runeBlood rune100–300Uncommon39,800–119,400
Death runeDeath rune100–226Rare17,000–38,420
Grimy guamGrimy guam2Common194
Grimy marrentillGrimy marrentill1Common119
Grimy tarrominGrimy tarromin1Common34
Grimy ranarrGrimy ranarr1Uncommon2,765
Grimy avantoeGrimy avantoe1Uncommon3,574
Strength potion (1)Strength potion (1)1Common197
Attack potion (1)Attack potion (1)1Common97
Defence potion (1)Defence potion (1)1Common183
Antipoison (4)Antipoison (4)4Rare1,528
Weapon poison (1)Weapon poison (1)1Rare13
Plain pizzaPlain pizza3Common2,025
TunaTuna5Common195
Strange fruitStrange fruit1–6Common663–3,978
SharkShark10Common9,710
StewStew10Uncommon12,830
Saradomin brew (2)Saradomin brew (2)5–6Uncommon29,160–34,992
Super restore (3)Super restore (3)4–5Rare16,684–20,855
Strawberry seed 5Strawberry seed1–3Uncommon94–282
Watermelon seed 5Watermelon seed1–3Uncommon561–1,683
Limpwurt seed 5Limpwurt seed1–3Uncommon667–2,001
Marrentill seed 5Marrentill seed1–3Common12–36
Tarromin seed 5Tarromin seed1–3Common20–60
Harralander seed 5Harralander seed1–3Common16–48
Ranarr seed 5Ranarr seed1–3Rare1,019–3,057
Spirit weed seed 5Spirit weed seed1–3Uncommon455–1,365
Toadflax seed 5Toadflax seed1–3Uncommon647–1,941
Irit seed 5Irit seed1–3Uncommon312–936
Avantoe seed 5Avantoe seed1–3Rare294–882
Kwuarm seed 5Kwuarm seed1–3Rare5,741–17,223
Snapdragon seed 5Snapdragon seed1Rare474
Cadantine seed 5Cadantine seed1–3Rare7,725–23,175
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed1Rare1,076
Torstol seed 5Torstol seed1Rare2,988
Wildblood seed 5Wildblood seed1–3Common68–204
Jangerberry seed 5Jangerberry seed1–3Common3–9
Whiteberry seed 5Whiteberry seed1–3Common35–105
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed1–3Uncommon65–195
Cactus seed 5Cactus seed1–3Uncommon233–699
Belladonna seed 5Belladonna seed1–3Common376–1,128
Coins 10000Coins12,000Uncommon12,000
BonesBones4Common764
Bat bonesBat bones5Common1,860
Big bonesBig bones3Common993
Uncut sapphireUncut sapphire1–2Common1,122–2,244
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1–2Common2,079–4,158
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Uncommon3,760
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Uncommon5,146
Dragon bonesDragon bones1Uncommon1,876
Baby dragon bonesBaby dragon bones1–2Uncommon761–1,522
Rare drop tableRare drop table1UncommonNot sold
#Revenant items1Very rareNot sold

Tertiary dropsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Clue scroll (hard)Clue scroll (hard)1RareNot sold
Clue scroll (elite)Clue scroll (elite)1RareNot sold
Court summonsCourt summons1Very rareNot sold
Ribs of chaosRibs of chaos1Very rare[d 1]Not sold
  1. ^ Has a base drop rate of 1/2,500 with a threshold of 500.

Revenant itemsEdit

This is a separate table that can constitute one of the main drops. It is separated from the rest of the drops for readability.

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Corrupt dragon chainbodyCorrupt dragon chainbody1Very rare364,466
Corrupt dragon helmCorrupt dragon helm1Very rare167,449
Corrupt dragon platelegsCorrupt dragon platelegs1Very rare105,141
Corrupt dragon plateskirtCorrupt dragon plateskirt1Very rare70,598
Corrupt dragon sq shieldCorrupt dragon sq shield1Very rare76,317
Statius's full helmStatius's full helm1Very rare2,077,698
Statius's platebodyStatius's platebody1Very rare2,432,726
Statius's platelegsStatius's platelegs1Very rare2,442,167
Vesta's chainbodyVesta's chainbody1Very rare3,203,291
Vesta's plateskirtVesta's plateskirt1Very rare3,029,267
Zuriel's hoodZuriel's hood1Very rare312,233
Zuriel's robe topZuriel's robe top1Very rare1,584,268
Zuriel's robe bottomZuriel's robe bottom1Very rare1,264,857
Morrigan's coifMorrigan's coif1Very rare320,554
Morrigan's leather bodyMorrigan's leather body1Very rare1,762,581
Morrigan's leather chapsMorrigan's leather chaps1Very rare1,118,637
Corrupt statius's full helmCorrupt statius's full helm1Very rare883,301
Corrupt statius's platebodyCorrupt statius's platebody1Very rare1,488,938
Corrupt statius's platelegsCorrupt statius's platelegs1Very rare706,482
Corrupt vesta's chainbodyCorrupt vesta's chainbody1Very rare1,526,653
Corrupt vesta's plateskirtCorrupt vesta's plateskirt1Very rare1,920,539
Corrupt zuriel's hoodCorrupt zuriel's hood1Very rare45,099
Corrupt zuriel's robe topCorrupt zuriel's robe top1Very rare237,803
Corrupt zuriel's robe bottomCorrupt zuriel's robe bottom1Very rare187,504
Corrupt morrigan's coifCorrupt morrigan's coif1Very rare53,632
Corrupt morrigan's leather bodyCorrupt morrigan's leather body1Very rare219,851
Corrupt morrigan's leather chapsCorrupt morrigan's leather chaps1Very rare73,936
Corrupt dragon battleaxeCorrupt dragon battleaxe1Very rare407,239
Corrupt dragon daggerCorrupt dragon dagger1Very rare143,711
Corrupt dragon longswordCorrupt dragon longsword1Very rare229,748
Corrupt dragon maceCorrupt dragon mace1Very rare147,343
Corrupt dragon scimitarCorrupt dragon scimitar1Very rare441,721
Corrupt dragon spearCorrupt dragon spear1Very rare5,323,740
Statius's warhammerStatius's warhammer1Very rare33,357,553
Vesta's longswordVesta's longsword1Very rare8,261,240
Vesta's spearVesta's spear1Very rare3,220,970
Zuriel's staffZuriel's staff1Very rare4,026,924
Corrupt statius's warhammerCorrupt statius's warhammer1Very rare187,600
Corrupt vesta's longswordCorrupt vesta's longsword1Very rare865,841
Corrupt vesta's spearCorrupt vesta's spear1Very rare71,744
Corrupt zuriel's staffCorrupt zuriel's staff1Very rare126,614
Morrigan's javelinMorrigan's javelin19–50Very rare193,800–510,000
Morrigan's throwing axeMorrigan's throwing axe19–50Very rare198,930–523,500
Corrupt morrigan's javelinCorrupt morrigan's javelin19–50Very rare84,645–222,750
C. morrigan's throwing axeC. morrigan's throwing axe19–50Very rare51,243–134,850
Broken statue headdressBroken statue headdress1Very rare5,000
Third age carafeThird age carafe1Very rare10,000
Bronzed dragon clawBronzed dragon claw1Very rare20,000
Ancient psaltery bridgeAncient psaltery bridge1Very rare30,000
Saradomin amphoraSaradomin amphora1Very rare40,000
Bandos scrimshawBandos scrimshaw1Very rare50,000
Saradomin carvingSaradomin carving1Very rare75,000
Zamorak medallionZamorak medallion1Very rare100,000
Armadyl totemArmadyl totem1Very rare150,000
Guthixian brazierGuthixian brazier1Very rare200,000
Ruby chaliceRuby chalice1Very rare250,000
Bandos statuetteBandos statuette1Very rare300,000
Saradomin statuetteSaradomin statuette1Very rare400,000
Zamorak statuetteZamorak statuette1Very rare500,000
Armadyl statuetteArmadyl statuette1Very rare750,000
Seren statuetteSeren statuette1Very rare1,000,000
Ancient statuetteAncient statuette1Very rare5,000,000
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

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 sapphire1Common1,122
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common2,079
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common3,760
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common5,146
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare231,570–283,030
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common17,579
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common28,962
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon13,990
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare629,550–769,450
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common56,352
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare35,564
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare1,260,360–1,540,440
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare975
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,196
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare557,940–929,900
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare63,833
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon58,116
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common21,922–26,578
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,066,905–1,303,995
Vecna skullVecna skull1Rare75,597
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare1,323
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare836
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare507,520–640,256
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare150,410–189,748
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare56,725–79,415
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common14,040–17,160
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon253,575–309,925
Big bonesBig bones76–90 (noted)Uncommon25,156–29,790
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare337,680–412,720
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon36,400–200,200
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common12,780–15,620
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon193,680–236,720
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common40,768–46,592
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare393,120–480,480
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare1,005,660–1,229,140
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common42,273
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare634,095–775,005
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon497,790–608,410
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon349,020–426,580
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon253,305–309,595
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon151,245–184,855
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon15,064–17,216
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon13,818–15,792
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon314,000
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare1,287,820
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common5,400–6,600
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common13,635–16,665
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon184,050–224,950
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon12,512–15,088
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare124,200–151,800
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon45,855–56,045
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare650,430–794,970
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

LettersEdit

The Chaos Elemental's letters in Postbag from the hedge hint at forthcoming updates, in a rather cryptic manner.

TriviaEdit

  • The examine information of the Chaos Elemental, pUre A cHaOs of crEatuRe!, reflects its chaotic nature. A grammatically correct examine would be "A creature of pure chaos." The chaotic nature of the examine text is also symbolised by the alternating between upper and lower case.
  • In Postbag from the Hedge #39, Reldo states that the Chaos Elemental is related to the Balance Elemental by some means.[1]
  • In Postbag from the Hedge #41, Postie Pete went through the Chaos Elemental's suitcase and found it to be full of paper. He had previously asked the elemental's actual name, and although the Chaos Elemental teleported, the words on the scraps of paper either underlined or circle with red spell the phrase 'Is Eondethwleaos' when reversed.
  • After killing the Chaos Elemental, the adventurer's log will say "I killed the cHaOs EleMeNTal.", similarly to the examine text, as it alternates between upper and lower case.
    • Killing more than one Chaos elemental will result in the Adventurer's Log saying "I killed # cHaOs EleMeNTalS."
  • Currently, this monster holds the record for having the largest drop table, with 128 different items, not counting different quantities or the rare drop table.
  • Prior to the Evolution of Combat, the Chaos Elemental had a combat level of 305.
  • The Chaos Elemental is known to have no exact age, the formula for it changing every day.[2] The following formulas are known to have been the ages of the Chaos Elemental in the past:
    • On 9 Bennanth 169 in the 5th age, the Elemental's age was: Age_{CE} = (N_{Yew trees} - N_{Coal rocks}) \times N_{Werewolves} \pm 2000)[3]
      • Where N_{Object} is the number of such object that exist.
    • On 30 Fentuary 169 in the 5th age, the Elemental's age was: Age_{CE} = P_{\pi \left( \frac{N_{Pies eaten} + \sqrt{Area_{Wilderness}}}{Depth_{Ardougne port}} \right ) \pm 1/0 }[2]
      • Where the number of pies eaten is the count from the day before this letter was received
      • The area of the Wilderness is in acres
      • The depth of Ardougne's port is taken in fathoms
      • Here, P_n indicates the nth prime number, and \pi(n) is the function that counts the number of prime numbers less than or equal to n.
      • The plus or minus is to be taken to whichever index of P_n produces the closest prime number to the argument used in the prime counting function
        • Another way to put this is to find \frac{N_{Pies eaten} + \sqrt{Area_{Wilderness}}}{Depth_{Ardougne}}, and then use the nearest prime number as the age of the elemental
        • It is not mentioned how to calculate the age of the elemental if this formula falls evenly between two different prime numbers
    • While not mentioned how it was calculated, the Elemental is known to be 12,000 years old when its Top Trumps card was written.
  • The Wilderness Warning Sign that can be found on the perimeter of the wilderness, contains an image of the Chaos Elemental and when examined shows the text "Danger, Wilderness up ahead. Watch out for the Beast!".
  • There is a gravestone in the New Varrock graveyard named "Chaos Elemental's gravestone" which reads "Hark! Aagi Zoids. Incognito, most likely."
  • The Chaos Elemental can be seen wearing a festive Santa hat during the Christmas period.
  • An unknown update increased the spawn speed of the Chaos Elemental due to player complaints on its very slow respawn speed prior to EoC.
    • The spawn speed was further increased with the Patch Notes of 5 May 2015 since it was the only boss that could not be instanced.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Jagex. Postbag 39 - "Transcript:Who is the greatest of them all?", 6, by Reldo. RuneScape Postbags from the Hedge.
  2. ^ a b Jagex. Postbag 21 - "Transcript:Somethingorotherwotsit", 3, by Gyspy Aris. RuneScape Postbags from the Hedge.
  3. ^ Jagex. Postbag 17 - "Transcript:Happy Birthday, Mr Elemental.", Wise Old Tips, by Postie Pete. RuneScape Postbags from the Hedge.

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