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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 bones1Always366

Charms (m)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
58–60%34–36%2–3%2–3%0.4–0.7%
Represents a 90% confidence range based on a sample of 3,891 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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Main dropsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Magic staffMagic staff1Common1,017
Mithril spearMithril spear(m)1Rare4,407
Mithril swordMithril sword1Common1,232
Iron arrow 5Iron arrow15Common195
Steel arrow 5Steel arrow30Uncommon390
Adamant swordAdamant sword1Rare2,579
Black full helmBlack full helm1Common1,373
Black sq shieldBlack sq shield1Common1,144
Steel helmSteel helm1Common490
Steel kiteshieldSteel kiteshield1Uncommon1,387
Mithril gauntletsMithril gauntlets1Rare1,162
Air runeAir rune18Uncommon666
Chaos runeChaos rune7Uncommon644
Earth runeEarth rune27Rare378
Cosmic runeCosmic rune3Rare1,065
Death runeDeath rune1; 3Rare161–483
Nature runeNature rune6Common2,454
Law runeLaw rune3–6Uncommon846–1,692
Blood runeBlood rune(m)1Rare571
Strawberry seed 5Strawberry seed(m)1Common91
Wildblood seed 5Wildblood seed(m)1Common83
Tarromin seed 5Tarromin seed(m)1Common32
Harralander seed 5Harralander seed(m)1Common23
Jangerberry seed 5Jangerberry seed(m)1Common4
Marrentill seed 5Marrentill seed(m)1Common21
Belladonna seed 5Belladonna seed(m)1Uncommon349
Spirit weed seed 5Spirit weed seed(m)1Uncommon341
Limpwurt seed 5Limpwurt seed(m)1Uncommon881
Toadflax seed 5Toadflax seed(m)1Uncommon3,339
Whiteberry seed 5Whiteberry seed(m)1Uncommon24
Bittercap mushroom spore 5Bittercap mushroom spore(m)1Uncommon39
Consecration seedConsecration seed(m)1Uncommon[1][2]Not sold
Avantoe seed 5Avantoe seed(m)1Rare740
Cactus seed 5Cactus seed(m)1Rare234
Irit seed 5Irit seed(m)1Rare755
Kwuarm seed 5Kwuarm seed(m)1Rare7,278
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed(m)1Rare58
Ranarr seed 5Ranarr seed(m)1Rare1,920
Snapdragon seed 5Snapdragon seed(m)1Rare808
Cadantine seed 5Cadantine seed(m)1Rare5,262
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed(m)1Rare2,196
Watermelon seed 5Watermelon seed(m)1Rare743
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed(m)1Very rare1,911
Torstol seed 5Torstol seed(m)1Very rare3,811
Grimy guamGrimy guam1Common193
Grimy marrentillGrimy marrentill(m)1Common198
Grimy tarrominGrimy tarromin(m)1Common37
Grimy harralanderGrimy harralander(m)1Common82
Grimy avantoeGrimy avantoe(m)1Rare2,321
Grimy cadantineGrimy cadantine(m)1Rare4,950
Grimy dwarf weedGrimy dwarf weed(m)1Rare2,649
Grimy iritGrimy irit(m)1Rare3,280
Grimy kwuarmGrimy kwuarm(m)1Rare5,482
Grimy lantadymeGrimy lantadyme(m)1Rare3,486
Grimy ranarrGrimy ranarr(m)1Rare3,290
CoalCoal1Uncommon176
Spinach rollSpinach roll1UncommonNot sold
Fire talismanFire talisman1Rare1,456
Coins 100Coins2; 5; 37; 119; 300; 340Common[3]2–340
Steel barSteel bar1Common675

Tertiary dropsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Moss giant boneMoss giant bone(m)1Common[4]Not sold
Shoulder boneShoulder bone(m)1Common[5]Not sold
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. ^ Only during the Roving Elves Quest
  2. ^ Only dropped by level 61 moss giants
  3. ^ Larger amounts of coins are more rare
  4. ^ Only for Rag and Bone Man wish list
  5. ^ Only for Fur 'n' Seek wish list

Rare drop tableEdit

This monster has access to the rare drop table.
Luck-enhancing items such as a ring of wealth or luck of the dwarves 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 sapphire1Common949
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common2,066
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common2,664
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common3,957
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare178,065–217,635
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common20,453
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common24,058
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon11,470
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare516,150–630,850
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common55,883
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare38,561
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare1,225,980–1,498,420
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare895
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,007
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare555,105–925,175
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare65,245
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon58,270
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common21,131–25,619
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,048,005–1,280,895
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare1,724
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare1,025
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare351,845–443,866
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare114,920–144,976
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare36,400–50,960
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common14,715–17,985
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon234,225–286,275
Big bonesBig bones72–90 (noted)Uncommon26,352–32,940
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare299,340–365,860
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon35,200–193,600
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common13,230–16,170
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon227,160–277,640
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common39,116–44,704
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare377,190–461,010
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare982,710–1,201,090
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common41,706
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare625,590–764,610
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon373,140–456,060
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon293,130–358,270
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon253,350–309,650
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon221,175–270,325
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon30,744–35,136
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon26,754–30,576
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon401,724
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare1,837,720
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common5,400–6,600
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common16,470–20,130
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon179,550–219,450
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon14,076–16,974
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare139,725–170,775
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon35,955–43,945
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare595,080–727,320
Blurberry specialBlurberry special1Uncommon1,708
Vecna skullVecna skull1Very rare*64,516
Hazelmere's signet ringHazelmere's signet ring1Very rare*15,077,415
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.
  • As shown during the 2017 Easter event through Guthix's memories in the divine egg (ent), Moss Giants came from the same world as the Giant ent species.

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