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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 51Edit

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 bones1Always363

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 3,752 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 staff1Common1,049
Mithril spearMithril spear(m)1Rare3,756
Mithril swordMithril sword1Common1,168
Iron arrow 5Iron arrow15Common270
Steel arrow 5Steel arrow30Uncommon360
Adamant swordAdamant sword1Rare2,450

ArmourEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Black full helmBlack full helm1Common696
Black sq shieldBlack sq shield1Common992
Steel helmSteel helm1Common526
Steel kiteshieldSteel kiteshield1Uncommon1,454
Mithril gauntletsMithril gauntlets1Rare1,234

RunesEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Air runeAir rune18Uncommon720
Chaos runeChaos rune7Uncommon525
Earth runeEarth rune27Rare378
Cosmic runeCosmic rune3Rare1,077
Death runeDeath rune1; 3Rare177–531
Nature runeNature rune6Common2,292
Law runeLaw rune3–6Uncommon786–1,572
Blood runeBlood rune(m)1Rare507

Seeds (m)Edit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Strawberry seed 5Strawberry seed1Common44
Wildblood seed 5Wildblood seed1Common74
Tarromin seed 5Tarromin seed1Common21
Harralander seed 5Harralander seed1Common21
Jangerberry seed 5Jangerberry seed1Common2
Marrentill seed 5Marrentill seed1Common11
Belladonna seed 5Belladonna seed1Uncommon350
Spirit weed seed 5Spirit weed seed1Uncommon505
Limpwurt seed 5Limpwurt seed1Uncommon590
Toadflax seed 5Toadflax seed1Uncommon1,276
Whiteberry seed 5Whiteberry seed1Uncommon23
Bittercap mushroom spore 5Bittercap mushroom spore1Uncommon23
Consecration seedConsecration seed1Uncommon[1][2]Not sold
Avantoe seed 5Avantoe seed1Rare250
Cactus seed 5Cactus seed1Rare264
Irit seed 5Irit seed1Rare341
Kwuarm seed 5Kwuarm seed1Rare6,202
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed1Rare55
Ranarr seed 5Ranarr seed1Rare775
Snapdragon seed 5Snapdragon seed1Unknown485
Cadantine seed 5Cadantine seed1Rare6,963
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed1Rare758
Watermelon seed 5Watermelon seed1Rare622
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed1Very rare642
Torstol seed 5Torstol seed1Very rare2,012
  1. ^ Only during the Roving Elves Quest
  2. ^ Only dropped by level 61 moss giants

HerbsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Grimy guamGrimy guam1Common133
Grimy marrentillGrimy marrentill1Common191
Grimy tarrominGrimy tarromin1Common32
Grimy harralanderGrimy harralander(m)1Common93
Grimy avantoeGrimy avantoe(m)1Rare2,947
Grimy cadantineGrimy cadantine(m)1Rare6,318
Grimy dwarf weedGrimy dwarf weed(m)1Rare3,521
Grimy iritGrimy irit(m)1Rare3,991
Grimy kwuarmGrimy kwuarm(m)1Rare6,685
Grimy lantadymeGrimy lantadyme(m)1Rare4,035
Grimy ranarrGrimy ranarr(m)1Rare2,796

OtherEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Coins 100Coins2; 5; 37; 119; 300; 340Common[1]2–340
Steel barSteel bar1Common894
Moss giant boneMoss giant bone(m)1Common[2]Not sold
Shoulder boneShoulder bone(m)1Common[3]Not sold
CoalCoal1Uncommon179
Spinach rollSpinach roll1UncommonNot sold
Fire talismanFire talisman1Rare1,948
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, luck potion 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 sapphire1Common1,073
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common2,202
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common3,057
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common4,959
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare223,155–272,745
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common18,379
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common24,806
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon13,351
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare600,795–734,305
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common56,653
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare35,680
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare1,253,160–1,531,640
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare935
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,413
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare561,195–935,325
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare63,467
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon58,418
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common20,679–25,071
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,048,005–1,280,895
Vecna skullVecna skull1Very rare69,383
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare1,402
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare1,145
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare471,965–595,402
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare158,405–199,834
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare48,700–68,180
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common14,445–17,655
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon246,825–301,675
Big bonesBig bones72–90 (noted)Uncommon26,136–32,670
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare303,660–371,140
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon35,800–196,900
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common12,960–15,840
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon208,620–254,980
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common40,180–45,920
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare387,450–473,550
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare998,370–1,220,230
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common41,544
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare623,160–761,640
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon437,400–534,600
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon468,990–573,210
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon311,445–380,655
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon185,985–227,315
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon10,612–12,128
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon8,988–10,272
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon392,896
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare1,519,820
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common4,050–4,950
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common10,530–12,870
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon140,850–172,150
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon13,056–15,744
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare129,600–158,400
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon39,555–48,345
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare672,030–821,370
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.

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