Fandom

Old School RuneScape Wiki

Iron dragon

16,452pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Discuss0 Share
Invasion plans
This article has a strategy guide here.
All information on mechanics and strategy will be on this page.
Loading...

Normal Catacombs of Kourend

























Iron dragon
Iron dragon
Release date 17 January 2005 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 189, 215
Always drops Dragon bones, 5 Iron bars
Examine
Its scales seem to be made of iron.
Combat info
Hitpoints 165, 195
Aggressive Yes
Poisonous No
Max hit 17 (Melee), 50+ (Dragonfire)
Weakness Stab attacks, Magic
Attack Styles
Melee (slash), Dragonfire (long-ranged)
Slayer-icon Slayer info
Slayer level 1
Slayer XP 173.2, 204.67
Category Iron dragon
Assigned by
Chaeldar chatheadNieve chatheadDuradel chathead
Combat-icon Combat stats
Attack-icon Strength-icon Defence-icon Ranged-icon Magic-icon
165 165 165 1 100
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
+50 +70 +70 +30 +90
Other bonuses Immunities
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon Attack-icon Poison hitsplat Venom hitsplat
+0 +0 +0 No No
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 6
Iron dragon
Iron dragon
Release date 9 June 2016 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 215
Always drops Dragon bones, 5 Iron bars
Examine
Its scales seem to be made of iron.
Combat info
Hitpoints 195
Aggressive Yes
Poisonous No
Max hit 19 (Melee), 50+ (Dragonfire)
Weakness Stab attacks, Magic
Attack Styles
Melee (slash), Dragonfire (long-ranged)
Slayer-icon Slayer info
Slayer level 1
Slayer XP 205
Category Iron dragon
Assigned by
Chaeldar chatheadNieve chatheadDuradel chathead
Combat-icon Combat stats
Attack-icon Strength-icon Defence-icon Ranged-icon Magic-icon
185 185 185 1 120
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
+50 +70 +70 +30 +90
Other bonuses Immunities
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon Attack-icon Poison hitsplat Venom hitsplat
+0 +0 +0 No No
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 6

























Iron dragons are one of the four types of metal dragons. Although they are the second weakest of the four, it is especially dangerous to kill them as with all metal dragons, due to their ability to shoot long-range dragonfire. A dragonfire shield, or an anti-dragon shield, coupled with an antifire potion is necessary for full dragon fire protection. Having only one form of protection will result in some dragonfire damage being inflicted onto the player. 

Magic/Range is a common method of killing these creatures since they will not attempt to close in the distance to Melee, thus rendering the character invulnerable as long as they keep their dragonfire protection (with both an antifire potion AND an anti-dragon shield). Melee users are recommended to use the Protect from Melee prayer, as they can hit very hard. Their defence is also high (but lower than a Steel dragon), so ranged (with range boosting prayers/potions), magic, or a stabbing weapon like the Zamorakian hasta are effective in taking them out.

With the completion of the Elite Karamja diary, Iron dragons killed in Brimhaven will have their iron bars noted.

Iron dragons are found in the Brimhaven Dungeon, Catacombs of Kourend and the Stronghold Slayer Cave.

DropsEdit

100%Edit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Dragon bones Dragon bones 1 Always 3,135
Iron bar Iron bar 5 Always 1,600

Armour/WeaponsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Rune javelin Rune javelin 4 Common 468
Adamant battleaxe Adamant battleaxe 1 Common 2,279
Adamant axe Adamant axe 1 Common 762
Adamant 2h sword Adamant 2h sword 1 Uncommon 3,610
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Uncommon 26,596
Rune med helm Rune med helm 1 Uncommon 11,591
Adamant sq shield Adamant sq shield 1 Rare 2,085  
Dragon plateskirt Dragon plateskirt 1 Rare (1/1,024)[1] 186,375
Dragon platelegs Dragon platelegs 1 Rare (1/1,024)[1] 186,073
  1. 1.0 1.1 The drop rate is 1/1,024 for a specific legging, or 1/512 for any leggings.

Ammunition/Runes Edit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Blood rune Blood rune 15 Common 3,825
Soul rune Soul rune 3 Uncommon 420
Adamant bolts 5 Adamant bolts 2–12 Uncommon 462–2,772
Rune dart (p) Rune dart(p) 9 Uncommon 10,728 
Rune knife Rune knife 5 Uncommon 3,335
Runite bolts 5 Runite bolts 3–12 Rare 576–2,304

OtherEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 250 Coins 270; 550; 990 Common Not sold
Runite limbs Runite limbs 1 Uncommon 9,478
Adamantite bar Adamantite bar 2 Uncommon 4,636
Super strength(1) Super strength(1) 1 Uncommon 845
Curry Curry 1 Uncommon 844
Clue scroll (hard) Clue scroll (hard) 1 Rare (1/128) Not sold
Ancient shard Ancient shard 1 Rare (1/203.33)[1] Not sold
Dark totem base Dark totem base 1 Rare (1/305)[1] Not sold
Dark totem middle Dark totem middle 1 Rare (1/305)[1] Not sold
Dark totem top Dark totem top 1 Rare (1/305)[1] Not sold
Draconic visage Draconic visage 1 Very rare (1/10,000) 11,804,973
  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.

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 1,586
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Common 8,679
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Common 18,589
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Uncommon 1,012
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Uncommon 2,046
Nature talisman Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 1,411
Chaos talisman Chaos talisman 1 Uncommon 324
Nature rune Nature rune 67 Uncommon 17,152
Runite bar Runite bar 1 Uncommon 13,634
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Rare 12,578
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Rare 26,596
Rune 2h sword Rune 2h sword 1 Rare 40,896
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Rare 3,921
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Rare 585
Silver ore Silver ore 100 (noted) Rare 7,100
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 20 Rare 1,300
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 Rare 24,518
Steel arrow 5 Steel arrow 150 Rare 5,250
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 42 Rare 3,906
Law rune Law rune 45 Rare 7,875
Death rune Death rune 45 Rare 16,290
Dragonstone Dragonstone 1 Rare 16,097
Rune kiteshield Rune kiteshield 1 Rare 35,470
Dragon med helm Dragon med helm 1 Rare 60,912
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Very rare 74,031
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Very rare 42,353


Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.