Raw rocktail

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This article is about the raw version. For the cooked version, see Rocktail.
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Raw rocktail is a fish found in the Living Rock Caverns. Rocktails require level 90 Fishing and give 380 Fishing experience per catch. Raw rocktails can be cooked into rocktails at level 93 Cooking for 225 Cooking experience and are one of the highest healing one bite foods in the game.

Rocktails require a normal fishing rod (in the inventory or tool belt) and living minerals as bait, which can be obtained by mining a living rock creature's remains or bought through the Grand Exchange. The Living Rock Caverns, however, are quite dangerous, as players may be attacked by aggressive level 95 monsters. Fishing in the official world for Living Rock Caverns (83) can be safer, as the large number of players there will provide safety. Any of the shark outfits or the magic golem outfit can be worn to make the living rock creatures non-aggressive.

Fishing rocktails gives between 40,000 Fishing experience an hour, with level 90 Fishing, and 45,000 Fishing experience per hour, with level 99 Fishing. A player with level 99 Fishing can catch around 120 raw rocktails an hour, giving a profit of 519,240 coins per hour (not accounting for the cost of signs of the porter).

Rocktails can also be caught via swarm fishing at the Deep Sea Fishing hub. This does not require any bait or Fishing level, though catch success depends on the player's Fishing level.

Catching[edit | edit source]

Raw rocktail.png: RS3 Inventory image of Raw rocktailRaw rocktail
Fishing level Fishing 90
Fishing spot Lure/Bait
Tool Fishing rod.png: RS3 Inventory image of Fishing rodFishing rod
Fishing XP Fishing 380 XP
Equipment XP Invention 44.84 XP

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ItemSkillsMaterialsGE price
Divine rocktail bubble.png Divine rocktail bubble
  • 91 Divination
Rocktail.png Rocktail
  • 93 Cooking

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Barrows: Rise of the Six? Multicombat.png120–150 (noted)1/11N/A
Beastmaster Durzag2000 Multicombat.png103–142UncommonP2P icon.png
Falador resource bundleN/A Reward1–3UnknownN/A
LootingN/A Reward1CommonN/A
Malletops95 Hunter-icon.png1–33 (noted)CommonN/A
Oculi apoterrasaur94 Hunter-icon.png15–35 (noted)75/1000N/A
Pavosaurus rex96 Hunter-icon.png17–32 (noted)CommonN/A
Telos, the Warden Standard2000 Multicombat.png138–1,518UncommonP2P icon.png
Vorago10000 Multicombat.png75–159 (noted)CommonP2P icon.png
Yakamaru10000 Multicombat.png109–300UncommonP2P icon.png

Disassembly[edit | edit source]

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Rocktail are very similar to RuneScape aquanites and the real-life Angler fish, as they have a bio-luminescent esca (fleshy-like stem with a bulb that emits natural light) on their heads.
  • A player levelling a fishing rod-o-matic or augmented crystal fishing rod by catching raw rocktails would need to catch 894.7 rocktails to reach level 10 or 1,827.8 to reach level 12. This would cost 39,380 or 80,432 coins and give a profit of 3,872,665 or 7,909,756 coins.