Crystal skillchompa (Hunter)

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Crystal skillchompas are level 97 Hunter creatures found north of the Tyras Camp, in the Isafdar forest. They are caught using box traps and give 410 Hunter experience each when caught. Once caught, crystal skillchompas transform into stackable crystal skillchompas, which can be wielded to give benefits while skilling.

When catching skillchompas, there is a chance of catching multiple in a single trap, up to a maximum of six, with higher levels of Agility giving a better chance. At level 99 agility there is a guaranteed chance of receiving multiple skillchompas from a single trap.

After completing the player-owned farm tutorial, players may obtain crystal chinchompa farm animals. As with all chinchompas, protean traps do not have a chance to give players this variant of the chinchompa.

Crystal skillchompas can be attacked and explode when killed. If the attacking player is next to the skillchompa when it explodes, they will be pushed back 1 square and dealt 20 life points of ranged damage (this cannot be mitigated by Prayer). Players hunting these skillchompas should take care, as clicking on one will cause the player to attack it. A player can avoid this entirely by equipping a Ranged or Magic weapon without ammunition, or by selecting the "Hidden" option under the NPC Attack Option Settings.

Crystal skillchompas are not an eligible creature that can interact with the spell Crystallise.

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Update history[edit | edit source]

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* patch 8 July 2019 (Update):
    • Increase the maximum possible number of skillchompas per trap from four to six.
  • patch 19 November 2018 (Update):
    • Added antigriefing to hunter area.
  • hotfix 14 August 2017 (Update):
    • Aggression potions no longer affect chinchompas.
  • hotfix 14 August 2017 (Update):
    • Aggression scrimshaws and sigils no longer affect chinchompas.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. ^ Jagex. Mod Rowley's Twitter account. 1 December 2018. (Archived from the original on 8 March 2020.) Mod Rowley: "Sorry to say, but it's 1/1500 per catch (not per skillchompa obtained)."