|Release date||27 September 2006 (Update)|
|Sells items?||Defence cape|
|Examine|| Harlan, master of defence.|
|Notable features|| Master of Defence|
Harlan (previously named Melee instructor) is an assistant of Lady Deathknell. He can be found in Lumbridge in the Combat Academy, located north of the General store. As the master of Defence, he sells Defence cape and hood for 99,000 coins to members who have achieved level 99 in Defence. Harlan is one of the few skillcape sellers who can be found outside a guild.
- He is now the only skillcape seller in Lumbridge since Wilfred, the master of Woodcutting, moved to the woodland north of Falador.
- He is wearing the training shield, but it is slightly more blue tinted than the one wielded by a player.