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Level 30 Level 79 Level 109 Level 139
























Ghast
Ghast
Release date 13 July, 2004 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 30
Always drops Nothing
Examine
Aaargh... a Ghast!
Combat info
Hitpoints 45
Aggressive Yes
Poisonous No
Max hit Unknown (edit)
Weakness Fire spells, Salve amulet
Attack Styles
Melee, Crush
Slayer-icon Slayer info
Not assigned
Combat-icon Combat stats
Attack-icon Strength-icon Defence-icon Ranged-icon Magic-icon
 ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Attack-icon Aggressive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
 ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Defence-icon Defensive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
 ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Other bonuses Immunities
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon Attack-icon Poison hitsplat Venom hitsplat
 ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 6
Ghast
Ghast
Release date 13 July, 2004 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 79
Always drops Nothing
Examine
Aaargh... a Ghast!
Combat info
Hitpoints  ?
Aggressive Yes
Poisonous No
Max hit Unknown (edit)
Weakness Fire spells, Salve amulet
Attack Styles
Melee, Crush
Slayer-icon Slayer info
Not assigned
Combat-icon Combat stats
Attack-icon Strength-icon Defence-icon Ranged-icon Magic-icon
 ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Attack-icon Aggressive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
 ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Defence-icon Defensive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
 ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Other bonuses Immunities
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon Attack-icon Poison hitsplat Venom hitsplat
 ?  ?  ?  ?  ?
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 6
Ghast
Ghast
Release date 13 July, 2004 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 109
Always drops Nothing
Examine
Aaargh... a Ghast!
Combat info
Hitpoints 135
Aggressive Yes
Poisonous No
Max hit 8
Weakness Fire spells, Salve amulet
Attack Styles
Melee, Crush
Slayer-icon Slayer info
Not assigned
Combat-icon Combat stats
Attack-icon Strength-icon Defence-icon Ranged-icon Magic-icon
110 70 70 30 30
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 +0 +0 +0 +0
Other bonuses Immunities
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon Attack-icon Poison hitsplat Venom hitsplat
+0 +0 +0 No No
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 8
Ghast
Ghast
Release date 13 July, 2004 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 139
Always drops Nothing
Examine
Aaargh... a Ghast!
Combat info
Hitpoints 160
Aggressive Yes
Poisonous No
Max hit 12
Weakness Fire spells, Salve amulet
Attack Styles
Melee, Crush
Slayer-icon Slayer info
Not assigned
Combat-icon Combat stats
Attack-icon Strength-icon Defence-icon Ranged-icon Magic-icon
135 110 80 30 30
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 +0 +0 +0 +0
Other bonuses Immunities
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon Attack-icon Poison hitsplat Venom hitsplat
+0 +0 +0 No No
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 8
























Ghasts are undead souls of people that starved to death in Mort Myre swamp. When they first appear they are invisible and have no combat level, and try to turn food into useless rotten food; if players have no food they will do damage instead.

Ghasts can only be killed after completion of the Nature Spirit quest. You must have a Druid pouch and blessed Silver sickle to kill them. You must use the ability of the blessed silver sickle near some dead logs or bushes to harvest Mort myre fungi, Mort myre stems, or Mort Myre Pears then put those into a druid pouch by filling it. When your druid pouch has some been filled, you can use it to make a ghast visible, or wait until a ghast attacks you to make it visible. This renders the ghast vulnerable to attack; killing it rewards the player with 30 Prayer experience.

Ghast hunting notesEdit

Due to the nature of making the Ghasts visible, they are not good for combat training. They do drop lots of herbs, but so do Hobgoblins. The material drops are pretty weak as well. You do, however, gain reasonable Prayer XP as well as Combat XP for killing them.

The best place to hunt them would be just west of the Altar of Nature / Grotto from the Nature Spirit quest. This allows you to keep refreshing your Prayer Points without using vaulable Prayer Potions. The silver sickle does not have to actually be equipped to gain its benefits, it just has to be in your inventory. A player can use whichever weapon they choose for combat, not having to use the Sickle. Fully charge your Prayer Points, go west of the Grotto (where the Ghasts are) and cast Bloom with the Sickle next to the rotten logs. Try and do it between 2 logs, and you will occasionally get 2 mushrooms to put in the Druid pouch. Do this over and over until you are out of Prayer Points. Now "use" the filled pouch on the ghostly Ghasts - do not wait for them to attack you. Often they will just float around, or the pouch will activate itself, allowing the solid Ghast to float out over the water where it cannot be attacked. The drops will more often than not fall under the rotten logs, so search the ground carefully after defeating the Ghast.

DropsEdit

Weapons and armourEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Iron dagger Iron dagger 1 Common 5
Iron mace Iron mace 1 Common 10
Rune javelin Rune javelin 1 Uncommon 127
Bronze kiteshield Bronze kiteshield 1 Rare 27

HerbsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Grimy guam leaf Grimy guam leaf 1 Common 9
Grimy marrentill Grimy marrentill 1 Common 13
Grimy tarromin Grimy tarromin 1 Common 83
Grimy harralander Grimy harralander 1 Common 574
Grimy ranarr weed Grimy ranarr weed 1 Uncommon 7,177
Grimy irit leaf Grimy irit leaf 1 Uncommon 1,577
Grimy avantoe Grimy avantoe 1 Uncommon 2,918
Grimy kwuarm Grimy kwuarm 1 Uncommon 4,640
Grimy cadantine Grimy cadantine 1 Rare 2,590
Grimy lantadyme Grimy lantadyme 1 Rare 1,868
Grimy dwarf weed Grimy dwarf weed 1 Rare 1,873

Runes and talismansEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Body rune Body rune 1–3 Common 5–15
Air rune Air rune 1–3 Common 5–15
Fire rune Fire rune 7 Uncommon 35
Chaos rune Chaos rune 4 Uncommon 400
Cosmic rune Cosmic rune 2 Rare 274

OtherEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 100 Coins 1–125 Common Not sold
Fishing bait Fishing bait 7 Common 35
Tin ore Tin ore 1 Uncommon 55
Eye of newt Eye of newt 1 Rare 4
Tinderbox Tinderbox 1 Very rare 135

Rare drop table

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

Show/hide rare drop table
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 3,000 Common Not sold
Uncut sapphire Uncut sapphire 1 Common 1,742
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Common 7,853
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Common 22,562
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Uncommon 1,489
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Uncommon 2,149
Nature talisman Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 352
Chaos talisman Chaos talisman 1 Uncommon 170
Nature rune Nature rune 67 Uncommon 17,353
Runite bar Runite bar 1 Uncommon 13,536
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Rare 12,948
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Rare 25,960
Rune 2h sword Rune 2h sword 1 Rare 40,857
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Rare 4,617
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Rare 635
Silver ore Silver ore 100 (noted) Rare 18,000
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 20 Rare 1,100
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 Rare 23,947
Steel arrow 5 Steel arrow 150 Rare 5,100
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 42 Rare 5,250
Law rune Law rune 45 Rare 9,135
Death rune Death rune 45 Rare 11,520
Dragonstone Dragonstone 1 Rare 19,772
Rune kiteshield Rune kiteshield 1 Rare 35,273
Dragon med helm Dragon med helm 1 Rare 63,499
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Very rare 72,638
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Very rare 41,778


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