This cape has an untrimmed, trimmed, hooded trimmed, and master version.
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The hooded Invention cape is a Cape of Accomplishment for the Invention skill with an Invention hood attached. It is the hooded version of the Invention cape. It's made by using the Invention hood on the Invention cape, which can be reversed with the right-click "Detach" option. It requires level 99 Invention to wear.

The cape has an emote. The cape must be worn in order to perform this emote.

Should a player achieve skill mastery in a second skill after Invention, the Hooded Invention cape will turn into a Hooded Invention cape (t), which is the trimmed version of the original cape. The Hooded Invention cape (t) has a trim.

Talking to Doc gives an option to toggle the appearance of the cape to a retro version, overriding the normal appearance and making it look similar to how the other skill capes did before the 2015 graphical update. Despite it being a new item, the retro cape can be used with a keepsake key.

Invention Emote

The Invention skillcape emote

Combat Stats
Hooded invention cape equippedRetro hooded invention cape equipped
99 Invention, 80 Crafting, 80 Smithing, 80 Divination75
CombatSwords AllBack slotDefenceArmour33
ConstitutionLife points0
Damage--Damage reduction
Accuracy--PvM: 0%PvP: 0%
Style-Style bonuses


The Hooded Invention cape's perk provides a 2% charge drain reduction, which stacks multiplicatively with other reductions. All Capes of Accomplishment can be added to a max cape, completionist cape, or trimmed completionist cape, after which players may choose to enable up to three perks.