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Moss giants are fairly large creatures that live in Gielinor. They attack with Ranged and are thus weak against melee attacks. Moss giants are popular for training, especially on Free-to-play worlds, because they are one of the few creatures that drop Big bones. In addition, they are one of the few free-to-play monsters that are weak to slash attacks, making weapons such as the rune scimitar, longsword, or 2h sword the preferred choice. Moss giants are aggressive to players with a combat level of 102 or lower.

They are sometimes given out by Vannaka as Slayer assignments. Food is highly recommended for lower levelled players.

LocationsEdit

(m) indicates members-only locations.

Level 28Edit

Moss Giants

A small group of Moss Giants found west of the fishing guild.

Level 42Edit

Free to PlayEdit

  • Varrock Sewers (4 moss giants) In free-to-play worlds, there are 2 spots (2 per spot). The spots can be crowded. Since Moss Giants can use ranged attacks, there is a spot behind the Cauldron for Magic/Range users, but they can be attacked there if the Moss Giants aren't aggressive.
  • Crandor Isle (3 moss giants) This is arguably the best place for free players to kill moss giants as there are three of them and there are rarely any other players on Crandor. Use of the rejuvenate ability can reduce the need for food, but it may only be used once every five minutes.
  • The Wilderness, north of the pond and the Wilderness Volcano, in the greener area. The easiest way to get here is to use the canoe system which takes you directly to the pond. A few skeletons are wandering around and you can get killed by PKers at any time, so this area is not recommended.

MembersEdit

Level 61 Edit

DropsEdit

100% dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Big bonesBig bones1Always346

Charms (members only)Edit

Level 28Edit

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
61–62%32–33%3%2–3%0.4–0.7%
Represents a 90% confidence range.
Based on a sample of 11,163 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Level 51Edit

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
57–60%34–37%2–3%2–3%0.4–0.8%
Represents a 90% confidence range.
Based on a sample of 3,524 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Level 61Edit

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
72–74%14–16%6–7%3–4%2–3%
Represents a 90% confidence range.
Based on a sample of 4,414 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Weapons/AmmunitionEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Magic staffMagic staff1Common769
Mithril spearMithril spear(m)1Rare3,314
Mithril swordMithril sword1Common1,324
Iron arrow 5Iron arrow15Common225
Steel arrow 5Steel arrow30Uncommon420
Adamant swordAdamant sword1Rare2,324

ArmourEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Black full helmBlack full helm1Common955
Black sq shieldBlack sq shield1Common1,270
Steel helmSteel helm1Common699
Steel kiteshieldSteel kiteshield1Uncommon1,850
Mithril gauntletsMithril gauntlets1Rare1,306

RunesEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Air runeAir rune18Uncommon540
Chaos runeChaos rune7Uncommon441
Earth runeEarth rune27Rare378
Cosmic runeCosmic rune3Rare930
Death runeDeath rune1; 3Rare167–501
Nature runeNature rune6Common2,484
Law runeLaw rune3–6Uncommon606–1,212
Blood runeBlood rune(m)1Rare428

Seeds (m)Edit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Strawberry seed 5Strawberry seed1Common117
Wildblood seed 5Wildblood seed1Common59
Tarromin seed 5Tarromin seed1Common22
Harralander seed 5Harralander seed1Common17
Jangerberry seed 5Jangerberry seed1Common3
Marrentill seed 5Marrentill seed1Common9
Belladonna seed 5Belladonna seed1Uncommon482
Spirit weed seed 5Spirit weed seed1Uncommon404
Limpwurt seed 5Limpwurt seed1Uncommon561
Toadflax seed 5Toadflax seed1Uncommon901
Whiteberry seed 5Whiteberry seed1Uncommon34
Bittercap mushroom spore 5Bittercap mushroom spore1Uncommon21
Consecration seedConsecration seed1Uncommon[1][2]Not sold
Avantoe seed 5Avantoe seed1Rare293
Cactus seed 5Cactus seed1Rare225
Irit seed 5Irit seed1Rare241
Kwuarm seed 5Kwuarm seed1Rare3,479
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed1Rare53
Ranarr seed 5Ranarr seed1Rare1,090
Snapdragon seed 5Snapdragon seed1Unknown556
Cadantine seed 5Cadantine seed1Rare7,140
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed1Rare1,011
Watermelon seed 5Watermelon seed1Rare598
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed1Very rare1,095
Torstol seed 5Torstol seed1Very rare3,469
  1. ^ Only during the Roving Elves Quest
  2. ^ Only dropped by level 61 moss giants

HerbsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Grimy guamGrimy guam1Common95
Grimy marrentillGrimy marrentill1Common132
Grimy tarrominGrimy tarromin1Common34
Grimy harralanderGrimy harralander(m)1Common82
Grimy avantoeGrimy avantoe(m)1Rare3,003
Grimy cadantineGrimy cadantine(m)1Rare5,793
Grimy dwarf weedGrimy dwarf weed(m)1Rare3,790
Grimy iritGrimy irit(m)1Rare2,995
Grimy kwuarmGrimy kwuarm(m)1Rare5,473
Grimy lantadymeGrimy lantadyme(m)1Rare3,809
Grimy ranarrGrimy ranarr(m)1Rare2,611

OtherEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Coins 100Coins2; 5; 37; 119; 300; 340Common[1]2–340
Steel barSteel bar1Common1,042
Moss giant boneMoss giant bone(m)1Common[2]Not sold
Shoulder boneShoulder bone(m)1Common[3]Not sold
CoalCoal1Uncommon196
Spinach rollSpinach roll1UncommonNot sold
Fire talismanFire talisman1Rare1,973
Curved boneCurved bone(m)1RareNot sold
Long boneLong bone(m)1RareNot sold
Starved ancient effigyStarved ancient effigy(m)1Very rareNot sold
Court summonsCourt summons(m)1Very rareNot sold
Spirit emeraldSpirit emerald(m)1RareNot sold
  1. ^ Larger amounts of coins are more rare
  2. ^ Only for Rag and Bone Man wish list
  3. ^ Only for Fur 'n' Seek wish list

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 sapphire1Common1,045
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common1,727
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common3,230
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common4,001
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare180,045–220,055
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common18,127
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common27,126
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon13,361
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare601,245–734,855
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common57,547
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare35,871
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare1,224,180–1,496,220
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare1,030
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,371
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare560,565–934,275
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare64,459
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon57,576
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common21,244–25,756
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,087,020–1,328,580
Vecna skullVecna skull1Rare74,460
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare1,031
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare956
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare503,620–635,336
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare130,585–164,738
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare49,325–69,055
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common15,525–18,975
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon217,350–265,650
Big bonesBig bones76–90 (noted)Uncommon26,296–31,140
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare345,060–421,740
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon39,200–215,600
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common12,870–15,730
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon176,760–216,040
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common36,554–41,776
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare352,485–430,815
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare1,034,820–1,264,780
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common42,258
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare633,870–774,730
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon438,210–535,590
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon356,670–435,930
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon226,980–277,420
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon160,560–196,240
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon14,154–16,176
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon15,330–17,520
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon290,968
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare1,090,340
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common5,400–6,600
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common13,455–16,445
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon161,550–197,450
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon11,764–14,186
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare116,775–142,725
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon32,985–40,315
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare570,780–697,620
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

TriviaEdit

  • The examine, "Bigger than your average moss giant." is a play on Yogi the Bear's words, "Smarter than your average bear".
  • As referred to Armies of Gielinor, Moss Giants are followers of Guthix.
  • As seen in the 6th Postbag from the Hedge, a moss giant's beard has a life of its own. The only known beard currently is Dave the Beard.
Facts about "Moss giant"RDF feed
All Combat level51 +, 28 + and 61 +
Combat level51 +, 28 + and 61 +
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Drops itemBig bones +, Magic staff +, Mithril spear +, Mithril sword +, Iron arrow +, Steel arrow +, Adamant sword +, Black full helm +, Black sq shield +, Steel helm +, Steel kiteshield +, Mithril gauntlets +, Air rune +, Chaos rune +, Earth rune +, Cosmic rune +, Death rune +, Nature rune +, Law rune +, Blood rune +, Strawberry seed +, Wildblood seed +, Tarromin seed +, Harralander seed +, Jangerberry seed +, Marrentill seed +, Belladonna seed +, Spirit weed seed +, Limpwurt seed +, Toadflax seed +, Whiteberry seed +, Bittercap mushroom spore +, Consecration seed +, Avantoe seed +, Cactus seed +, Irit seed +, Kwuarm seed +, Poison ivy seed +, Ranarr seed +, Snapdragon seed +, Cadantine seed +, Lantadyme seed +, Watermelon seed +, Dwarf weed seed +, Torstol seed +, Grimy guam +, Grimy marrentill +, Grimy tarromin +, Grimy harralander +, Grimy avantoe +, Grimy cadantine +, Grimy dwarf weed +, Grimy irit +, Grimy kwuarm +, Grimy lantadyme +, Grimy ranarr +, Coins +, Steel bar +, Moss giant bone +, Shoulder bone +, Coal +, Spinach roll +, Fire talisman +, Curved bone +, Long bone +, Starved ancient effigy +, Court summons +, Spirit emerald + 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 +

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