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Killing ankous
Profit Ankou
134,900 per hour
Skill requirements

60+ Attack-iconStrength-iconDefence-icon recommended

Item requirements
Quest requirements Inputs

None

24 x Lobster (3,624)

Other requirements Outputs

70+ Attack-iconDefence-icon (for Guthan the Infested's equipment for healing—optional)

208 x Death rune (53,248)
164 x Blood rune (45,264)
40,000 coins (various other drops)

Location Experience gained

40,000 - 50,000 Multicombat experience
13,300 - 16,625 Hitpoints-icon experience

Details
Ankous are monsters found on the fourth floor of the Stronghold of Security and in the Wilderness. They are weak against Melee and the Salve amulet, which can bring extra Combat experience. Players can earn 40,000 to 50,000 experience and over 120,000 gold an hour off them. Ankous drop death runes, blood runes, noted pure essence, noted mithril ore and the occasional hard clue scroll, so they are a great money-maker. Since they are aggressive, it is very easy to AFK for short periods of time.

Additionally, Bones to Peaches is a great method for healing since they drop bones. Alternatively, Guthan's set can be used for healing.

Although this is also a free-to-play monster, it is not recommended to kill them on free-to-play because players will drastically limit their profitability. Also, players will be relegating themselves to tier-40 equipment. Nonetheless, they could still be safespotted with Ranged or Magic.

Even though they can be found in the Wilderness (The Forgotten Cemetery) for the addition of dark fishing bait, it is not recommended to kill them there due to other nearby aggressive creatures and the location being in moderately deep Wilderness.

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