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Law staff
Law staff
Release date 12 April 2010 (Update)
Members? No
Quest item? No
Tradeable? No
Equipable? Yes
Stackable? No
Value 25,000 coins
Alchemy Cannot be alchemised
Destroy Drop
Store price 10,000 Dungeoneering tokens
(Rewards trader)
Examine A perfectly balanced staff.
Weight 2 kg
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Law staff detail

The law staff is a magic weapon, released with the Dungeoneering update, on 12 April 2010. It costs 10,000 Dungeoneering tokens and requires level 45 Dungeoneering and 45 Magic to acquire and wield. Players can store up to 1000 law runes within it, and when used it has a 1/10 (10%) chance of not using a law rune. Law staves do not stack in the bank.

Although it may seem as though the law staff's ability would save the player more money due to law runes being more expensive, the fact that there is only a 10% chance of saving a rune means that the monetary savings after 10 teleports only amount to 310 coins (the price of one law rune). With a staff of air or similar staff which provides unlimited air runes, the savings for the same 10 teleports amount to 600 after preserving 30 air runes, proving much less costly in the long run. Most free players prefer using the nature staff to law staff in combat due to the higher attack bonus of the nature staff which is 928 while that of law staff is only 732.

BonusesEdit

Combat Stats
Skill requirements
45 Magic-icon, 45 Dungeoneering-icon
Class Slot
Magic Magic 2h slot
Weapons Main Off
Damage - -
Accuracy 732 -
Style - -
Attributes
Defence-icon Armour rating0
Constitution-icon Life bonus0
Prayer-icon Prayer bonus0
Style bonuses
Strength-icon0 Ranged-icon0 Magic-icon0
Attack speed
AverageInterval: 3.6 secondsAttack speed average
Law staff equipped
A player wielding the staff
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Cost analysisEdit

The following is a comparison of the cost per cast of spells using law runes while using an elemental staff as opposed to using a law staff. The cost per cast when using the Law staff is approximate and assumes that exactly 1 out of 10 Law runes are saved.

Standard spellsEdit

Example on reading the table:

  • The cost of Varrock teleport using a fire staff is 370 gold.
  • The cost of Varrock teleport using a law staff is 363 gold.
Spell Air Water Earth Fire Steam Law
Mobilising Armies 339 330 - - - 328
Varrock 334 - - 370 - 363
Lumbridge 326 - 370 - - 355
Telekinetic grab 310 - - - - 299
Falador 339 370 - - - 368
House 326 - 330 - - 315
Camelot 310 - - - - 379
Ardougne - 620 - - - 616
Enchant Diamond Bolt - - 886 - - 984
Watchtower - - 620 - - 590
Trollheim - - - 620 - 606
Ape Atoll - 1,058 - 1,068 1,010 1,054
Tele-other Lumbridge - - 480 - - 465
Tele-other Falador - 480 - - - 478

Ancient spellsEdit

Spell Air Water Fire Law
Paddewwa 644 - 640 602
Lassar - 620 - 674
Dareeyak 692 - 660 670
Ghorrock - 620 - 790

Lunar spellsEdit

Spell Water Earth Fire Law
Cure Other - 574 - 703
Moonclan - 838 - 839
Group Moonclan - 838 - 871
Ourania - 838 - 903
Waterbirth 838 - - 836
Group Waterbirth 838 - - 952
Barbarian - - 1,148 1,158
Group Barbarian - - 1,148 1,230
Khazard 1,148 - - 1,202
Group Khazard 1,148 - - 1,318
Fishing Guild 1,722 - - 1,919
Group Fishing Guild 1,722 - - 2,035
Catherby 1,722 - - 1,919
Ice Plateau 1,722 - - 1,861

TriviaEdit

  • The law staff used to cost 60,000 Dungeoneering tokens before the 21 April 2010 update.
  • The law staff can be used for teletab creating, and the 1/10 chance to save runes is still there.

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