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Dagannoth Prime
Dagannoth Prime
Release date 7 November 2005 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 303
Always drops Dagannoth bones, Dagannoth hide
Examine
A legendary Dagannoth King, rumoured to fly on the North winds.
Combat info
Hitpoints 255
Aggressive Yes
Poisonous No
Max hit 50
Weakness Ranged
Attack Styles
Magic
Slayer-icon Slayer info
Slayer level 1
Slayer XP 331.5
Category Dagannoth
Assigned by
Vannaka chatheadChaeldar chatheadNieve chatheadDuradel chathead
Combat-icon Combat stats
Attack-icon Strength-icon Defence-icon Ranged-icon Magic-icon
255 255 255 0 255
Attack-icon Aggressive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
+0 +0 +0 +0 +0
Defence-icon Defensive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
+255 +255 +255 +255 +10
Other bonuses Immunities
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon Attack-icon Poison hitsplat Venom hitsplat
+0  ? +0 Not immune Poisons instead
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 6

Dagannoth Prime is the Magic-based Dagannoth King found in the depths of the Waterbirth Island Dungeon, along with fellow Dagannoth Kings, Dagannoth Rex and Dagannoth Supreme. Prime is the only monster to drop the Seers ring and Mud battlestaff. He, along with the other Dagannoth Kings, can also drop the dragon axe.

StrategyEdit

Dagannoth Prime, like the combat triangle suggests, is weak to ranged attacks. The Armadyl crossbow, Rune crossbow and Toxic blowpipe are recommended weapons against him due to their high accuracy and, for the case of the blowpipe, very high damage-per-second capability. The Crystal bow is also an effective weapon to use, but very expensive and less so than the other alternatives given. His magical attack is VERY powerful and more potent than the other two kings; it can deal 50 Hitpoints of damage in one hit, so Protect from Magic prayer is a MUST whenever Dagannoth Prime is on you. Meleers are advised to stay away from Dagannoth Prime at all costs and fend off Dagannoth Supreme meanwhile, as Dagannoth Prime can kill any player not using the Protect from Magic prayer within a couple of attacks and is resistant to melee attacks. Dagannoth Prime still has medium Defence against ranged attacks. The most efficient way to kill Dagannoth Prime is to stand in the south-east corner of the lair while not being under attack by Dagannoth Rex or Dagannoth Supreme, using high-level armour such as Barrows armour.

DangersEdit

  • If players get too close to Dagannoth Rex when they are fighting Dagannoth Prime, Dagannoth Rex switches his aggressiveness towards them. This can be avoided by staying on the western part of the arena, as Rex will rarely (if ever) go there.
  • Dagannoth Supreme respawns while fighting Prime. This can be avoided by staying in the northeastern part of the arena by the seaweed. Players will want to use the "Long-Range" style with their Ranged combat unless the player is sure that they will not get the attention of Supreme.
  • Prime, along with his fellow king Supreme, have a very long-ranged attack. This means, if he targets you, you'll either have to leave the arena or kill him.

DropsEdit

100%Edit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Dagannoth bones Dagannoth bones 1 Always 10,333
Dagannoth hide Dagannoth hide 1 Always 452

WeaponsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Air battlestaff Air battlestaff 1 Common 9,074
Earth battlestaff Earth battlestaff 1 Common 9,020
Water battlestaff Water battlestaff 1 Common 9,021
Battlestaff Battlestaff 1–10 (noted) Rare 8,918–89,180
Mud battlestaff Mud battlestaff 1 Rare (1/128) 69,903
Dragon axe Dragon axe 1 Rare (1/128) 43,507

Runes and TalismansEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Air talisman Air talisman 1–80 (noted) Uncommon 77–6,160
Earth talisman Earth talisman 1–80 (noted) Uncommon 190–15,200
Water talisman Water talisman 1–80 (noted) Uncommon 131–10,480
Air rune Air rune 155 Uncommon 775
Mud rune Mud rune 32–44 Uncommon 7,040–9,680
Death rune Death rune 22–85 Uncommon 5,566–21,505
Blood rune Blood rune 22–85 Uncommon (1/64) 5,126–19,805

ArmourEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Fremennik shield Fremennik shield 1 Uncommon 1,861
Fremennik helm Fremennik helm 1 Uncommon Not sold
Skeletal top Skeletal top 1 Rare 27,259
Skeletal bottoms Skeletal bottoms 1 Rare 25,307
Farseer helm Farseer helm 1 Rare (1/128) 38,825
Seers ring Seers ring 1 Rare (1/128) 251,388

SeedsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Belladonna seed 5 Belladonna seed 1 Uncommon 41
Cactus seed 5 Cactus seed 1 Uncommon 446
Poison ivy seed 5 Poison ivy seed 1 Uncommon 1,000
Herb seed 5 Irit seed 1 Uncommon 89
Herb seed 5 Toadflax seed 1 Uncommon 248
Herb seed 5 Avantoe seed 1 Uncommon 814
Herb seed 5 Kwuarm seed 1 Rare 1,292
Herb seed 5 Cadantine seed 1 Rare 297
Herb seed 5 Lantadyme seed 1 Rare 895
Herb seed 5 Dwarf weed seed 1 Rare 308
Herb seed 5 Snapdragon seed 1 Rare 46,996

OthersEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 972–3,000 Common Not sold
Pure essence Pure essence 150 (noted) Uncommon 750
Grimy ranarr weed Grimy ranarr weed 1 Uncommon 8,479
Shark Shark 5 Uncommon 5,390
Rare drop table Rare drop table 1 Uncommon (1/16) Not sold
Ensouled dagannoth head Ensouled dagannoth head 1 Uncommon (1/20) 3,755
Clue scroll (hard) Clue scroll (hard) 1 Uncommon (1/42) Not sold
Clue scroll (elite) Clue scroll (elite) 1 Rare (1/750) Not sold
Pet dagannoth prime Pet dagannoth prime 1 Very rare (1/5,000) Not sold

Rare drop table

In addition to the drops above, this monster also has access to the rare drop table.

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Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 3,000 Common Not sold
Uncut sapphire Uncut sapphire 1 Common 1,497
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Common 9,192
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Common 17,539
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Uncommon 911
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Uncommon 1,909
Nature talisman Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 975
Chaos talisman Chaos talisman 1 Uncommon 382
Nature rune Nature rune 67 Uncommon 14,204
Runite bar Runite bar 1 Uncommon 12,319
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Rare 11,823
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Rare 24,628
Rune 2h sword Rune 2h sword 1 Rare 37,616
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Rare 3,593
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Rare 590
Silver ore Silver ore 100 (noted) Rare 7,000
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 20 Rare 1,360
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 Rare 22,459
Steel arrow 5 Steel arrow 150 Rare 5,550
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 42 Rare 4,242
Law rune Law rune 45 Rare 7,785
Death rune Death rune 45 Rare 11,385
Dragonstone Dragonstone 1 Rare 16,068
Rune kiteshield Rune kiteshield 1 Rare 32,658
Dragon med helm Dragon med helm 1 Rare 58,309
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Very rare 67,042
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Very rare 39,977



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