Killing lava strykewyrms

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The methods in this guide may involve considerable risk, including (but not limited to): loss of money/items, unstable prices, and/or slow GE resale.
Reason: Lava strykewyrms are in the Wilderness. Do not bring items you are not willing to lose.
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Start at Glacor cave for Stone of Jas Buff

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Killing lava strykewyrms
RequirementsLava strykewyrm.png
  • 94 Slayer
  • 108 Archaeology recommended
  • Hellfire bow or any T80+ weapons (recommended)
  • T60+ armour (recommended)
  • Wilderness Sword 4 (Highly recommended to note searing ashes)
  • Enhanced luck potion (recommended)
  • Fury Shark (recommended to protect 1 extra item)
  • Quest
    ProfitROIExperience gained
    96,000 Combat
    31,680 Constitution
    Inputs (657,953)Outputs (14,284,642)
    ItemQuantityGE Price
    Holy overload potion (6).pngHoly overload potion (6)2363,924
    Prayer potion (4).pngPrayer potion (4)1090,320
    Coins 10000.pngCoins[1]50,00050,000
    Pack yak pouch.pngPack yak pouch14,071
    Enhanced luck potion.pngEnhanced luck potion174,698
    ItemQuantityGE Price
    Searing ashes.pngSearing ashes101.7412,580,654
    Yew logs.pngYew logs83.3326,917
    Wild arrow 5.pngWild arrow518.9247,222
    Dragon bolts (e) 5.pngDragon bolts (e)350152,950
    Uncut dragonstone.pngUncut dragonstone3.7521,990
    Uncut diamond.pngUncut diamond6.256,375
    Black dragonhide.pngBlack dragonhide2039,480
    Magic logs.pngMagic logs61.6729,353
    Super attack (2).pngSuper attack (2)0.741,456
    Antipoison (2).pngAntipoison (2)0.74170.37
    Saradomin brew (2).pngSaradomin brew (2)0.744,079
    Huge plated rune salvage.pngHuge plated rune salvage2.2285,629
    Large bladed rune salvage.pngLarge bladed rune salvage6.67200,827
    Medium plated rune salvage.pngMedium plated rune salvage3.3374,220
    Onyx bolts (e) 5.pngOnyx bolts (e)12.594,950
    Wyrm heart.pngWyrm heart[2]0.013479,757
    Wyrm scalp.pngWyrm scalp[3]0.013133,412
    Wyrm spike.pngWyrm spike[4]0.013130,203
    Coins 10000.pngCoins175,000175,000

    The profit rate assumes 80 kills per hour. Your actual profit may be higher or lower depending on your speed.

    Off-task rates are:

    80 kills per hour is a high estimate for:

    1. being on task with focus sight and genocidal perk
    2. using overloads and t95 prayer
    3. using t87 weapon and t70 power armour augmented with standard combat perks
    4. banking every 5 minutes at Darren with minimal interruption from PKers.

    Actual kill rates without the above conditions range from 40-60 per hour. Profits can take a dip from frequent interruption by PKers, especially if you are killed for supplies and loot or worse, if you lose your gear from being skull tricked. See strategies for general guide on combat mechanics and escaping in wilderness. Enhanced luck potion can provide the effect of ring of Fortune for 1 hour.

    To increase kills per hour, it is recommended to be on a slayer task, use Focus sight and weapons augmented with Genocidal perk. If you care about slayer experience, you can bring Demonic skull, Wilderness slayer xp enhancer and Special slayer contract for 44% more slayer experience. If using Soul Split with t95 prayers, Penance aura can save inventory space otherwise used for prayer potions. Berserk, Maniacal, and Reckless auras do not work in wilderness.

    The guaranteed ash drop from the wyrms can be noted if the player has the Death Note relic power activated or has a Wilderness sword 4 equipped or in their inventory. Note that the former means that the latter is unnecessary (which also has a 100,000 reclaim cost if lost). In this case, the sword's only advantage is that it provides teleports at level 30 or lower Wilderness.

    As the place is highly frequented by PKers, for beginners, it's highly recommended to NOT bring items you are not willing to lose in the wilderness, since there is a real chance of being skull tricked. A good starter equipment set will be royal crossbow and royal dragonhide armour for its low cost. For other slots, you can equip other free-to-reclaim stat-boosting items, such as Ardougne cape 4, Sixth age circuit and Desert amulet 4. If not using demonic skull, players can equip Holy wrench to boost prayer points restored. More experienced players can bring augmented decimation with augmented top and bottom ranged armour for increased damage output, along with Kurask boots and Royal spiky vambraces. If risking equipment, the priority will be to NOT get skull tricked.

    A shield is recommended for Immortality. If the player is killed with this ability active, it will immediately remove the effects of Teleport Block, and the player should quickly teleport out before the hostile player can apply a second one.

    1. ^ For gear repair
    2. ^ On task
    3. ^ On task
    4. ^ On task