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Fire giant
Fire giant
Release date 10 May 2002 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 86,104,109
Always drops Big bones
A very large elemental adversary.
Combat info
Hitpoints 111,130,150
Aggressive Yes
Poisonous No
Max hit 11
Weakness Magic, Stab attacks, Ranged attacks
Attack Styles
Melee (slash)
Slayer-icon Slayer info
Slayer level 1
Slayer XP 111, 133.5, 153.5
Category Fire giant
Assigned by
Vannaka chatheadChaeldar chatheadNieve chatheadDuradel chathead
Combat-icon Combat stats
Attack-icon Strength-icon Defence-icon Ranged-icon Magic-icon
65 65 65 1 1
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
+0 +3 +2 +0 +0
Other bonuses Immunities
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon Attack-icon Poison hitsplat Venom hitsplat
+31 +0 +29 No No
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 5

Fire giants are large powerful giants that are well known for their excellent Ranged and Slayer experience. They are also the strongest of the giants, with a level of 86 pushing them far beyond the ice or Moss giants of the same species. They are a common Slayer task from Duradel and an occasional task from Chaeldar, Nieve, and Vannaka.  

Killing the fire giants in the Waterfall Dungeon is a popular way for Ironmen to obtain the Rune scimitar, as it is easily accessible and additionally provides plenty of safespots.


Location comparisonsEdit


A safespot in the Catacombs of Kourend, after giants become unaggressive.


A safespot in the Catacombs of Kourend, whilst giants are aggressive.

Fire giant Stronghold safespot

A safespot in the Stronghold Slayer Cave.

Fire giant safespot

A safespot available in the Waterfall dungeon.

In the Waterfall Dungeon, they may be ranged or maged safely. In the Smoke Well, or Brimhaven Dungeon they have to be killed using melee or tank their attacks using ranged or magic. They have a strong melee attack. The Waterfall Dungeon is possibly the safest place to range or mage them, because there is a safespot both behind the rock in the middle of the room and in the doorway as the giants are too large (2 spaces wide) to attack you. Because of this, it is often quite crowded there. The Smoke Well is usually the least crowded.

The Stronghold Slayer Cave has a safespot that can be used with little to no interruption from other aggressive fire giants. In addition, there is a safespot located by the bronze dragons.

However, in the Catacombs of Kourend, the best safespot of all becomes available after 10 minutes and grants complete protection against any attacks. Killing these in the Catacombs of Kourend is often favoured over other places, as they grant higher slayer experience than normal and will also drop the revered Ancient Shard and Dark Totem pieces.



Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Big bones Big bones 1 Always 400

Weapons and armourEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Steel axe Steel axe 1 Common 28
Mithril sq shield Mithril sq shield 1 Uncommon 767
Fire battlestaff Fire battlestaff 1 Rare 9,207 
Rune scimitar Rune scimitar 1 Rare (1/128) 16,710


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Fire rune Fire rune 37; 50; 150 Common 185–750
Chaos rune Chaos rune 5; 15 Common 510–1,530
Blood rune Blood rune 5 Common 1,265
Law rune Law rune 2; 4 Uncommon 410–820
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 12 Uncommon 1,332  


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Grimy guam leaf Grimy guam leaf 1 Common 11
Grimy marrentill Grimy marrentill 1 Common 8
Grimy tarromin Grimy tarromin 1 Common 81
Grimy avantoe Grimy avantoe 1 Common 2,040
Grimy harralander Grimy harralander 1 Uncommon 426
Grimy ranarr weed Grimy ranarr weed 1 Uncommon 7,683
Grimy irit leaf Grimy irit leaf 1 Uncommon 972
Grimy cadantine Grimy cadantine 1 Uncommon 1,465
Grimy lantadyme Grimy lantadyme 1 Rare 1,715
Grimy kwuarm Grimy kwuarm 1 Rare 2,231
Grimy dwarf weed Grimy dwarf weed 1 Rare 1,448


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 250 Coins 15; 25; 60; 300 Common Not sold
Steel bar Steel bar 1 Common 510
Lobster Lobster 1 Uncommon 161
Ensouled giant head Ensouled giant head 1 Uncommon (1/20) 1,421
Strength potion(2) Strength potion(2) 1 Uncommon 335
Rare drop table Rare drop table 1 Rare (1/128) Not sold
Ancient shard Ancient shard 1 Rare (1/233.33)[1] Not sold
Dark totem base Dark totem base 1 Rare (1/350)[1] Not sold
Dark totem middle Dark totem middle 1 Rare (1/350)[1] Not sold
Dark totem top Dark totem top 1 Rare (1/350)[1] Not sold
Long bone Long bone 1 Rare (1/400) Not sold
Curved bone Curved bone 1 Very rare (1/5,000) Not sold
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Only dropped by those found within the Catacombs of Kourend.

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 1,849
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Common 8,242
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Common 27,869
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Uncommon 1,879
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Uncommon 1,908
Nature talisman Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 492
Chaos talisman Chaos talisman 1 Uncommon 307
Nature rune Nature rune 67 Uncommon 18,559
Runite bar Runite bar 1 Uncommon 13,687
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Rare 12,404
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Rare 26,843
Rune 2h sword Rune 2h sword 1 Rare 41,336
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Rare 3,744
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Rare 645
Silver ore Silver ore 100 (noted) Rare 8,900
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 20 Rare 1,000
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 Rare 24,950
Steel arrow 5 Steel arrow 150 Rare 4,950
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 42 Rare 4,662
Law rune Law rune 45 Rare 9,225
Death rune Death rune 45 Rare 11,655
Dragonstone Dragonstone 1 Rare 25,874
Rune kiteshield Rune kiteshield 1 Rare 36,202
Dragon med helm Dragon med helm 1 Rare 63,808
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Very rare 73,798
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Very rare 43,290

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