Paramastyx

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Paramastyx (tier 3) are large, slow, dinosaur-like creatures that dwell in Daemonheim.

Players can obtain hides from Paramastyx in one of two ways. Members can choose to trap the Paramastyx with the Hunter skill. Level 20 Hunter is required to trap this creature, and successfully trapping a Paramastyx yields 164 Hunter experience. In order to trap the Paramastyx, a player must create a bovimastyx trap with the Fletching skill by using a knife (in the inventory or tool belt) on branches. The higher the tier of the branches used to create the trap, the more likely the creature will successfully be caught and killed in the trap. Hunting the creatures successfully will yield between three and seven Paramastyx hides. If the trap fails, the Paramastyx will wave its head at the side of the trap with enough force to dismantle and destroy the trap beyond repair, and another bovimastyx trap will need to be created in order to attempt to trap the creature again.

A second option for members without the required Hunter level is to kill the creature through combat. Unfortunately, this method yields one hide at the most, mainly due to the fact that the skin is damaged through combat. In addition, the use of combat to kill these creatures also yields no Hunter experience, so teams that have the option to trap the creature often do so rather than fighting it.

Drops[edit | edit source]

100% drops[edit | edit source]

Item Members Quantity Rarity GE price High Alch
Big bones.png: RS3 Paramastyx drops Big bones with rarity Always in quantity 1Big bonesF2P icon.png1Always0High Level Alchemy icon.png0

Hides[edit | edit source]

Item Members Quantity Rarity GE price High Alch
Paramastyx hide.png: RS3 Paramastyx drops Paramastyx hide with rarity Common in quantity 1Paramastyx hideF2P icon.png1Common768High Level Alchemy icon.png768