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Scarab mage
Scarab mage
Release date 10 January 2007 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 93
Always drops Bones
Examine
Part scarab, part man.
Combat info
Hitpoints 50
Aggressive Yes
Poisonous No
Max hit 17
Weakness Keris, Stab, Ranged
Attack Styles
Magic
Slayer-icon Slayer info
Slayer level 1
Slayer XP 51.2
Category Scabarites
Assigned by
Nieve chatheadDuradel chathead
Combat-icon Combat stats
Attack-icon Strength-icon Defence-icon Ranged-icon Magic-icon
90 90 90 1 70
Attack-icon Aggressive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
+0 +0 +0 +70 +0
Defence-icon Defensive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic-icon Ranged-icon
+40 +90 +90 +34 +0
Other bonuses Immunities
Strength-icon RangedStrength-icon Attack-icon Poison hitsplat Venom hitsplat
+0 +0 +0 Not immune Not immune
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 0

Scarab mages are encountered during the Contact! quest. They attack using Magic. Their magic attack looks like a swarm of beetles and hits in the mid-20s, but is more likely to hit around 17 hitpoints.

The mages have an unusually slow attack speed, making prayer flicking very easy against them. This somewhat compensates for their high accuracy and max hit.

An easy way to reach the scabarites is to enter the Sophanem Dungeon and immediately head west. There will be two mages there for you to kill, with a relatively small respawn time.

Warning: Scarab mages are able to extinguish a player's light source, including bullseye lanterns. Bring a tinderbox! With any level of the Kandarin Diary completed, the Kandarin headgear can be used to eliminate the need for a tinderbox.

LocationsEdit

DropsEdit

100%Edit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Bones Bones 1 Always 66

Weapons/ArmourEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Adamant arrow 5 Adamant arrow 36 Uncommon 2,736
Adamant kiteshield Adamant kiteshield 1 Uncommon 3,061
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 18 Uncommon 1,674
Battlestaff Battlestaff 3 (noted) Uncommon 27,006
Rune dagger Rune dagger 1 Rare 4,592
Rune mace Rune mace 1 Rare 8,447
Rune scimitar Rune scimitar 1 Rare 16,608
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 Rare 25,064

RunesEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Blood rune Blood rune 18 Uncommon 4,194
Fire rune Fire rune 250 Uncommon 1,250
Cosmic rune Cosmic rune 32 Uncommon 5,184
Lava rune Lava rune 150 Uncommon 600

HerbsEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Grimy guam leaf Grimy guam leaf 1 Common 8
Grimy marrentill Grimy marrentill 1 Common 17
Grimy tarromin Grimy tarromin 1 Common 101
Grimy harralander Grimy harralander 1 Common 460
Grimy ranarr weed Grimy ranarr weed 1 Uncommon 6,650
Grimy irit leaf Grimy irit leaf 1 Uncommon 1,192
Grimy avantoe Grimy avantoe 1 Uncommon 2,199
Grimy kwuarm Grimy kwuarm 1 Uncommon 2,344
Grimy cadantine Grimy cadantine 1 Rare 1,641
Grimy lantadyme Grimy lantadyme 1 Rare 1,720
Grimy dwarf weed Grimy dwarf weed 1 Rare 955

OtherEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 2,054–2,994 Common Not sold
Raw lobster Raw lobster 15 (noted) Common 3,345
Mithril bar Mithril bar 22 (noted) Uncommon 17,050
Desert goat horn Desert goat horn 6 (noted) Uncommon 510
Bass Bass 6 Uncommon 1,182
Raw bass Raw bass 24 (noted) Uncommon 4,680
Adamantite ore Adamantite ore 14 (noted) Uncommon 21,700
Coal Coal 32 (noted) Uncommon 5,312
Uncut sapphire Uncut sapphire 4 (noted) Uncommon 6,484

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 1,621
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Common 8,599
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Common 16,764
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Uncommon 1,059
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Uncommon 2,013
Nature talisman Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 1,254
Chaos talisman Chaos talisman 1 Uncommon 287
Nature rune Nature rune 67 Uncommon 16,683
Runite bar Runite bar 1 Uncommon 13,569
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Rare 12,781
Rune battleaxe Rune battleaxe 1 Rare 27,375
Rune 2h sword Rune 2h sword 1 Rare 40,856
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Rare 3,931
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Rare 630
Silver ore Silver ore 100 (noted) Rare 7,500
Adamant javelin Adamant javelin 20 Rare 1,240
Rune sq shield Rune sq shield 1 Rare 25,064
Steel arrow 5 Steel arrow 150 Rare 5,250
Rune arrow 5 Rune arrow 42 Rare 3,906
Law rune Law rune 45 Rare 7,695
Death rune Death rune 45 Rare 14,085
Dragonstone Dragonstone 1 Rare 16,819
Rune kiteshield Rune kiteshield 1 Rare 36,470
Dragon med helm Dragon med helm 1 Rare 61,904
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Very rare 74,635
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Very rare 41,368


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