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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/Ranged 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.

LocationsEdit

DropsEdit

100%Edit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Dragon bones Dragon bones 1 Always 2,793
Iron bar Iron bar 5 Always 1,355

Armour/WeaponsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Rune javelin Rune javelin 4 Common 476
Adamant battleaxe Adamant battleaxe 1 Common 2,279
Adamant axe Adamant axe 1 Common 919
Adamant 2h sword Adamant 2h sword 1 Uncommon 3,619
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Uncommon 27,028
Rune med helm Rune med helm 1 Uncommon 11,294
Adamant sq shield Adamant sq shield 1 Uncommon 2,207  
Dragon plateskirt Dragon plateskirt 1 Very rare (1/1,024)[1] 185,884
Dragon platelegs Dragon platelegs 1 Very rare (1/1,024)[1] 186,380
  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 3,915
Soul rune Soul rune 3 Uncommon 420
Adamant bolts 5 Adamant bolts 2–12 Uncommon 468–2,808
Rune dart (p) Rune dart(p) 9 Uncommon 9,288 
Rune knife Rune knife 5 Uncommon 3,475
Runite bolts 5 Runite bolts 3–12 Rare 852–3,408

OtherEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 250 Coins 270; 550; 990 Common Not sold
Runite limbs Runite limbs 1 Uncommon 9,387
Adamantite bar Adamantite bar 2 Uncommon 4,576
Super strength(1) Super strength(1) 1 Uncommon 737
Curry Curry 1 Uncommon 781
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) 9,904,302
  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 1,552
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Common 9,048
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Common 17,464
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Uncommon 883
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Uncommon 1,847
Nature talisman Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 994
Chaos talisman Chaos talisman 1 Uncommon 433
Nature rune Nature rune 67 Uncommon 14,271
Runite bar Runite bar 1 Uncommon 12,640
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Rare 12,271
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Rare 27,028
Rune 2h sword Rune 2h sword 1 Rare 38,433
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Rare 3,804
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Rare 595
Silver ore Silver ore 100 (noted) Rare 7,200
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 20 Rare 1,380
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 Rare 24,375
Steel arrow 5 Steel arrow 150 Rare 5,400
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 42 Rare 4,284
Law rune Law rune 45 Rare 8,010
Death rune Death rune 45 Rare 13,680
Dragonstone Dragonstone 1 Rare 16,620
Rune kiteshield Rune kiteshield 1 Rare 36,110
Dragon med helm Dragon med helm 1 Rare 62,287
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Very rare 73,244
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Very rare 40,873


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