Resource dungeon

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A player being teleported to a resource dungeon.

Resource dungeons (also known as surface dungeons) are dungeons initially released on 19 July 2010. Each dungeon requires a minimum Dungeoneering level to enter and contains different resources within, including new monster spawns (such as frost dragons), as well as ores, trees, and herb spawns. Boosts cannot be used to enter a dungeon if the player does not have the required Dungeoneering level.

Entering all but two (Braindeath Island 'Rum'-geon and Dragontooth Island) for the first time rewards the player with an amount of experience. Finding all currently released dungeons gives a total one-time experience reward of 282,600 experience, or 12,000 experience for non members-only dungeons. Note that while an experience bonus can be given for finding a dungeon, Dungeoneering tokens are not awarded to match the bonus.

Very Resourceful is an achievement that requires the player to visit the listed resource dungeons.

A Dungeoneering cape or Hoardstalker ring may be used to quickly get to a resource dungeon.

Dungeons[edit | edit source]

There are currently a total of 21 resource dungeons. These are all accessible as soon as the required levels are reached, except for those requiring the start or completion of a quest: Braindeath Island 'Rum'-geon (A Clockwork Syringe), the Dragontooth Island resource dungeon (One of a Kind), the Baxtorian Falls resource dungeon (Waterfall Quest), and both the Gorajo and Edimmu resource dungeons (Plague's End).

  1. ^ The player gains 5,000 XP upon completion of A Clockwork Syringe.
  2. ^ The player gains a lamp giving 45,000 XP upon completion of One of a Kind.

Achievements[edit | edit source]

  • Very Resourceful (RuneScore.png 10) – Visit the listed resource dungeons.
  • Totem Pole Position (RuneScore.png 10) – Non-ironman:
    Hand in a total of 20 items in a single sinkhole.

    Enter the 6 resource dungeons with an entry requirement equal to or less than Dungeoneering level 35 within 6 minutes.
  • Alcrabholic (RuneScore.png 15) – Kill a 'rum'-pumped crab in the 'Rum'geon on Braindeath Island.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

References[edit | edit source]

  1. ^ Mod Liono. "Beyond the Release." 28 May 2010. Developers' Blogs.