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This article is about the the standard variant. For the variant encountered while Dungeoneering, see Nechryael (Daemonheim).
For the elite version, see Nechryael (elite).
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Nechryael are Chthonian demons that require level 80 Slayer to kill. They are found on the top floor, northwest corner of the Slayer Tower in Morytania and in the Chaos Tunnels. Their drops are very similar to the drops of greater demons but with a higher drop rate of crimson charms and death runes as well as being the only monster to drop rune boots.


Cannons cannot be used as a means to kill them as cannons are not permitted in either of the places nechryaels can be found, but these demons are considered weak for their level. With low life points, low damage and mediocre defence, they can be easily defeated using a powerful crush weapon (their weakness), such as a chaotic maul, dual wielded drygore maces, or the Superior kyzaj. They can also be killed fairly effectively with slashing or stabbing weapons.

A nechryael's main attack is a two handed clawing move that hits up to 276 life points. When engaged in melee combat, a nechryael may randomly summon up to two level 95 death spawns to assist it. These death spawns have a meagre 500 life points and a low max hit of 1 life points, but are very accurate. They can be ignored by high level players, however they can be a nuisance for lower level players.

Most players with a high defence choose to ignore the Death spawn completely because they inflict so little damage that they are not worth the time to defeat. With a two-handed weapon, abilities such as Quake and Hurricane can quickly kill the death spawn without diverting attention away from the nechryael.

Using a Guthan's set against a nechryael is extremely effective if the player has high combat stats.

For those who wish to mage or range nechryael in the Slayer Tower, there is a hole in the floor in the southern part of the room that can be effectively used as a safespot. Another good strategy is to stand behind a death spawn so the nechryael will get trapped behind it. The roof area contains several objects that can be used for safespots, such as a skeleton lying on the floor.

Also a good tip is to use the ability Sacrifice on the death spawns - the ability will usually kill them immediately due to their low constitution, healing the player for 500 life points.



100% dropsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Infernal ashesInfernal ashes1Always1,522


Charm drop numbers
No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
Represents a 90% confidence range.
Based on a sample of 86,696 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Adamant platelegsAdamant platelegs1Uncommon3,057
Mithril kiteshieldMithril kiteshield1Uncommon727
Rune bootsRune boots1Uncommon9,837
Rune gauntletsRune gauntlets1Rare[1]3,929
Rune full helmRune full helm1Rare20,009
  1. ^ Rune gauntlets are always dropped with another item


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Steel 2h swordSteel 2h sword1Common249
Steel battleaxeSteel battleaxe1Common142
Steel hatchetSteel hatchet1Common40
Rune longswordRune longsword1Very rare18,402


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Death runeDeath rune5; 10Common1,355–2,710
Chaos runeChaos rune3; 37Uncommon159–1,961


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Herb seed 5Irit seed1Common111
Cactus seed 5Cactus seed1Common253
Morchella mushroom spore 5Morchella mushroom spore4Common476
Herb seed 5Avantoe seed1Uncommon528
Herb seed 5Kwuarm seed1Uncommon1,475
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed1Uncommon26
Herb seed 5Toadflax seed1Uncommon412
Herb seed 5Cadantine seed1Uncommon1,166
Fellstalk seed 5Fellstalk seed1Uncommon430
Herb seed 5Dwarf weed seed1Rare7,933
Herb seed 5Lantadyme seed1Rare6,054
Herb seed 5Snapdragon seed1Uncommon333
Herb seed 5Torstol seed1Very rare3,182


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000Coins11; 44; 132; 220; 460; 8,992CommonNot sold
Gold barGold bar1Uncommon90
Anagogic ortAnagogic ort20Uncommon[1]Not sold
Court summonsCourt summons1RareNot sold
Clue scroll (hard)Clue scroll (hard)1RareNot sold
Spirit sapphireSpirit sapphire1RareNot sold
Spirit emeraldSpirit emerald1RareNot sold
Spirit rubySpirit ruby1RareNot sold
Starved ancient effigyStarved ancient effigy1Very rareNot sold
  1. ^ Only with seeds and RDT drops.

Rare drop tableEdit

This monster has access to the rare drop table.
The ring of wealth is not required to access the table.
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Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000Coins250–500; 3,000CommonNot sold
Uncut sapphireUncut sapphire1Common763
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common1,491
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common2,403
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common3,847
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare173,115–211,585
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Uncommon14,745
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Uncommon35,775
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon11,388
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare512,460–626,340
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common57,902
Dragon spearDragon spear1Uncommon36,166
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Uncommon1,303,380–1,593,020
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare920
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon38,002
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare570,030–950,050
Shield left halfShield left half1Uncommon65,002
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon58,991
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common22,826–27,674
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Rare1,126,575–1,376,925
Vecna skullVecna skull1Uncommon41,288
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Uncommon714
Nature talismanNature talisman1Uncommon634
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare579,540–731,112
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare147,160–185,648
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare47,050–65,870
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Uncommon24,705–30,195
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon209,250–255,750
Big bonesBig bones79–90 (noted)Uncommon29,467–33,570
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Uncommon368,280–450,120
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon74,000–407,000
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common11,250–13,750
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon236,160–288,640
Adamant barAdamant bar15 (noted)Common36,780
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare331,020–404,580
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare940,320–1,149,280
Rune barRune bar3 (noted)Common42,642
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare639,630–781,770
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon420,390–513,810
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon348,930–426,470
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon170,505–208,395
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon101,250–123,750
Herb seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon84,756–96,864
Herb seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon111,062–126,928
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon420,860
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare1,796,770
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common9,000–11,000
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common5,310–6,490
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon112,950–138,050
Yew logsYew logs68–82Uncommon15,436–18,614
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare153,225–187,275
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon27,045–33,055
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare547,020–668,580
Brawling gloves (Melee)Brawling gloves (Melee)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Magic)Brawling gloves (Magic)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Ranged)Brawling gloves (Ranged)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Agility)Brawling gloves (Agility)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Cooking)Brawling gloves (Cooking)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (FM)Brawling gloves (FM)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Fishing)Brawling gloves (Fishing)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Hunter)Brawling gloves (Hunter)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Mining)Brawling gloves (Mining)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Prayer)Brawling gloves (Prayer)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Smithing)Brawling gloves (Smithing)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Thieving)Brawling gloves (Thieving)1RareNot sold
Brawling gloves (WC)Brawling gloves (WC)1RareNot 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 market price
Key tokenKey token1RareNot sold


  • The word nechryael appears to be both the singular and plural as indicated by slayer masters when assigning them and giving tips on fighting them and by the ring of slaying when checking the progress of the assignment. In this way, nechryael is an irregular plural like sheep. This is also the case with bloodveld, dagannoth, ankou, catablepon, and airut, among others.
  • The old graphics of Nechryael had a pentagram on its chest, a symbol of many religions and a sign that has many occult meanings.
  • When trying to write "Nechryael" on the Notes block, the game will censor it, showing up "Ne**ryael". It is currently unknown if this is a glitch or not.

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