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Mithril dragon attacks

A mithril dragon attacking from afar.

Mithril dragons drop Rune items and Blood runes commonly, but their most valuable and highly sought drops are the elusive Draconic visage and the fabled Dragon full helm. Although still rare, the latter can also be obtained by burning pyre ships with the Chewed bones that they also drop. They can be killed with all three combat styles.

Although Melee is probably the least efficient way of killing them especially with an Abyssal whip, it can be remedied by equipping a Zamorakian hasta, which is the best stab weapon, with either Verac's or Karil's armour. The Zamorakian hasta is the best choice followed by the Leaf-bladed sword and followed by Dragon longsword set on stab. Using slash weapons such as an Abyssal whip is not recommended as the dragons take very long to kill.


Verac&#039;s helm
Fire cape
Amulet of fury
Ammo slot
Zamorakian hasta
Karil&#039;s leathertop
Dragonfire shield
Karil&#039;s leatherskirt
Barrows gloves
Dragon boots
Ring of wealth
Karil's

Players can choose to maximize Melee defence with said Barrows armour and a Dragonfire shield while using Protect from Magic. Alternatively, wear high magic-resistant armour such as Black d'hide or Karil's, and use Protect from Melee. Pray according to your armour's weakness, so activate Protect from Magic if wearing Verac's or Protect from Melee if wearing Karil's. Depending on your protection Prayer,[1] their max hit is either 28 with Melee or 18 with Magic or Ranged, so it's strongly advised to stay above 40 HP for safety.

Skills:

  • 80+ Attack-icon
  • 80+ Strength-icon
  • 80+ Defence-icon
  • 80+ Hitpoints-icon
  • 70+ Prayer-icon (Piety)


Verac&#039;s helm
Fire cape
Amulet of fury
Ammo slot
Zamorakian hasta
Verac&#039;s brassard
Dragonfire shield
Verac&#039;s plateskirt
Barrows gloves
Dragon boots
Ring of wealth
Verac's

Equipment:



Sapphire necklace
Teleport to house
Super combat potion(4)
Super combat potion(4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Antifire potion(4)
Antifire potion(4)
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark


Inventory:

Notes:

  1. Piety should also be used in conjunction with your chosen protection Prayer.
  2. A one-click teleport like a Teleport to House should be brought in case of emergency!
  3. A Super set can also be used without the Super defence potion.
  4. Saradomin brews and Super restores can also be used, but try to keep the ratio 3:1 where it's 3 brews to 1 restore.

When using Magic or Ranged, players can decide to use Protect from Range if attacking from a distance or Protect from Melee if attacking up close. For Magic, it is recommended to maximize your Magic attack bonus, and use the Trident of the seas because it hits hard and fast while also being semi cost-effective. Other spells can be far expensive, but using the Trident instead and some luck can offset your expenses. The Trident works well against all metal dragons and even lava dragons since it can deliver hard and swift hits especially at high levels. Since Ahrim's gear is prone to Ranged, activate Protect from Missiles, and have Mystic Might activated to increased your Magic. Maintain distance and stay above 40 HP because Mithril dragons can hit 28's via Melee.


Ahrim&#039;s hood
Saradomin cape
Occult necklace
Ammo slot
Trident of the seas
Ahrim&#039;s robetop
Dragonfire shield
Ahrim&#039;s robeskirt
Barrows gloves
Infinity boots
Seers ring
Magic Gear

Skills:

Equipment:


Sapphire necklace
Teleport to house
Magic potion(4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Antifire potion(4)
Antifire potion(4)
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark


Inventory:

Notes:

  1. A one-click teleport like a Teleport to House should be brought in case of emergency!
  2. Saradomin brews and Super restores can also be used, but try to keep the ratio 3:1 where it's 3 brews to 1 restore.

It's recommended to maximize Ranged attack bonus and Magic defence bonus. Ruby bolts (e) and Diamond bolts (e) are very useful. Ranged can be feasible, but using Diamond bolts (e) can be costly. Broad bolts can be used instead, but it lengthens the kill. Ruby bolts (e) are good for using the special to halve the dragon's HP, but they're no good when the dragon is weakened. Again, when using Magic or Ranged, players can decide to use Protect from Range if attacking from a distance or Protect from Melee if attacking up close. Depending on your choice, use either Protect from Missiles or Protect from Melee[1] since Ranged armour defends well against Magic, but standing close to the dragon will prompt it to use Melee more than the other styles. This can be more advantageous than attacking at a distance. Still keep your health at 40 or above though just in case!


Armadyl helmet
Ava&#039;s accumulator
Amulet of fury
Broad bolts 5
Armadyl crossbow
Armadyl chestplate
Dragonfire shield
Armadyl chainskirt
Barrows gloves
Ranger boots
Ring of wealth
Range Gear

Skills:

Equipment:


Sapphire necklace
Teleport to house
Ranging potion(4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Prayer potion (4)
Antifire potion(4)
Antifire potion(4)
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark
Shark


Inventory:

Notes:

  1. Eagle Eye should also be used with your protection Prayer.
  2. A one-click teleport like a Teleport to House should be brought in case of emergency!
  3. Saradomin brews and Super restores can also be used, but try to keep the ratio 3:1 where it's 3 brews to 1 restore.

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