Ripper Demon

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For other uses, see Ripper demon (disambiguation).
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Ripper Demons are Slayer monsters that can be found in a cave under the Abbey of St. Elspeth Citharede. They require level 96 Slayer to be killed. They are Chthonian demons and are affected by Silverlight and Darklight, as well as the Demon Slayer perk. When killing Ripper Demons, an elite version called Slasher Demon may spawn.

According to the miner journals and the diary of Jebediah Omnis, a prospector named Jebediah Omnis hired a group of miners to excavate a new mine underneath the Abbey. The miners reluctantly agreed, finding no ore in the process. One night, when they tried to leave the mine, they found that the entrance had mysteriously disappeared. Jebediah reanimated the mangled corpse of The Ripper, allowing it to search for new hosts. Over the course of the several days that they spent trapped in the mine, the remains of the previous Ripper started to latch onto the excavation party, painfully warping their bodies and turning them into ripper demons themselves. Jebediah Omnis turned out to be a vengeful Zarosian zealot who wanted to please his lord in reviving the legend of The Ripper. The Ripper features in One Piercing Note quest as well.

During the You Are It quest, the double agent took the form of a ripper demon wearing his hat and surrounded the player with other ripper demons in Duke Horacio's room in Lumbridge Castle.

Concept art

Location[edit | edit source]

Mechanics[edit | edit source]

Drops[edit | edit source]

100% drop[edit | edit source]

Charms[edit | edit source]

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13–15%10–12%10–12%36–39%25–28%
Represents a 90% confidence range based on a sample of 3,274 kills.
4 items are dropped at a time.
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Main drop[edit | edit source]

Tertiary drops[edit | edit source]

  1. ^ Only drops during Slayer tasks.[1]
  2. ^ a b c d e f These are dropped in numerical order with the diary being the final journal; each journal must be read to receive the next one. The base rate is 1/100.[2] Having a Lorehound summoned with the Lore Helper perk increases the drop rate. There is a 100% drop rate for each when the player reaches 200, 400, 600, 800, 1,000 and 1,200 kills respectively.
  3. ^ a b 1/2,000 chance during a Slayer task; 1/10,000 chance otherwise.[3]

Rare drop table[edit | edit source]

This monster has access to the rare drop table.
Luck-enhancing items are not required to access the table, but they will increase the chance of accessing the rare drop table and may also improve the loot received from it.
Rare drop table.png Rare drop table:
Rare drop table
Item Quantity Rarity GE price High alch value
Coins_250.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Coins with rarity Common in quantity 250-500Coins250–500Common250-500High Level Alchemy icon.png250-500
Coins_25.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Coins with rarity Common in quantity 50Coins50Common[d 1]50High Level Alchemy icon.png50
Uncut sapphire.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Uncut sapphire with rarity Common in quantity 1Uncut sapphire1Common58615
Uncut emerald.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Uncut emerald with rarity Common in quantity 1Uncut emerald1Common30730
Uncut ruby.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Uncut ruby with rarity Common in quantity 1Uncut ruby1Common33060
Uncut diamond.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Uncut diamond with rarity Common in quantity 1Uncut diamond1Common844120
Uncut diamond.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Uncut diamond with rarity Rare in quantity 45-55 (noted)Uncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare37,980-46,4205,400-6,600
Uncut dragonstone.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Uncut dragonstone with rarity Uncommon in quantity 1Uncut dragonstone (m)1Uncommon6,044600
Uncut dragonstone.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Uncut dragonstone with rarity Rare in quantity 45-55 (noted)Uncut dragonstone (m)45–55 (noted)Rare271,980-332,42027,000-33,000
Loop half of a key.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Loop half of a key with rarity Common in quantity 1Loop half of a key (m)1Common9,9721
Tooth half of a key.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Tooth half of a key with rarity Common in quantity 1Tooth half of a key (m)1Common10,4251
Crystal triskelion fragment 1.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Crystal triskelion fragment 1 with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Crystal triskelion fragment 1 (m)1Very rare[d 2]Not soldNot alchemisable
Crystal triskelion fragment 2.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Crystal triskelion fragment 2 with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Crystal triskelion fragment 2 (m)1Very rare[d 2]Not soldNot alchemisable
Crystal triskelion fragment 3.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Crystal triskelion fragment 3 with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Crystal triskelion fragment 3 (m)1Very rare[d 2]Not soldNot alchemisable
Dragon longsword.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Dragon longsword with rarity Common in quantity 1Dragon longsword (m)1Common58,04260,000
Off-hand dragon longsword.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Off-hand dragon longsword with rarity Common in quantity 1Off-hand dragon longsword (m)1Common57,80260,000
Dragon spear.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Dragon spear with rarity Rare in quantity 1Dragon spear (m)1Rare35,69537,440
Battlestaff.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Battlestaff with rarity Rare in quantity 180-220 (noted)Battlestaff (m)180–220 (noted)Rare707,400-864,600756,000-924,000
Rune javelin.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Rune javelin with rarity Rare in quantity 5Rune javelin5Rare9301,870
Huge plated rune salvage.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Huge plated rune salvage with rarity Uncommon in quantity 1Huge plated rune salvage1Uncommon38,67740,000
Huge plated rune salvage.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Huge plated rune salvage with rarity Rare in quantity 18-22 (noted)Huge plated rune salvage18–22 (noted)Rare696,186-850,894720,000-880,000
Shield left half.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Shield left half with rarity Rare in quantity 1Shield left half (m)1Rare66,57066,000
Dragon helm.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Dragon helm with rarity Uncommon in quantity 1Dragon helm (m)1Uncommon58,35960,000
Rune arrowheads.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Rune arrowheads with rarity Common in quantity 113-137Rune arrowheads113–137Common20,001-24,249678-822
Onyx bolts.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Onyx bolts with rarity Very rare in quantity 135-165Onyx bolts (m)135–165Very rare972,000-1,188,0001,104,165-1,349,535
Water talisman.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Water talisman with rarity Rare in quantity 68-82 (noted)Water talisman68–82 (noted)Rare54,468-65,682136-164
Earth talisman.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Earth talisman with rarity Rare in quantity 68-82 (noted)Earth talisman68–82 (noted)Rare10,880-13,120136-164
Raw lobster.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Raw lobster with rarity Common in quantity 135-165 (noted)Raw lobster135–165 (noted)Common46,845-57,25522,950-28,050
Raw shark.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Raw shark with rarity Uncommon in quantity 225-275 (noted)Raw shark (m)225–275 (noted)Uncommon232,425-284,07540,500-49,500
Big bones.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Big bones with rarity Uncommon in quantity 68-82 (noted)Big bones68–82 (noted)Uncommon17,952-21,64868-82
Dragon bones.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Dragon bones with rarity Rare in quantity 180-220 (noted)Dragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare438,120-535,480180-220
Drakolith stone spirit.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Drakolith stone spirit with rarity Uncommon in quantity 25-35Drakolith stone spirit25–35Uncommon7,575-10,605Not alchemisable
Necrite stone spirit.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Necrite stone spirit with rarity Common in quantity 2Necrite stone spirit2Common504Not alchemisable
Phasmatite stone spirit.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Phasmatite stone spirit with rarity Uncommon in quantity 25-30Phasmatite stone spirit25–30Uncommon9,275-11,130Not alchemisable
Phasmatite stone spirit.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Phasmatite stone spirit with rarity Common in quantity 2Phasmatite stone spirit2Common742Not alchemisable
Necrite stone spirit.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Necrite stone spirit with rarity Rare in quantity 25-30Necrite stone spirit25–30Rare6,300-7,560Not alchemisable
Runite stone spirit.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Runite stone spirit with rarity Common in quantity 3Runite stone spirit3Common5,127Not alchemisable
Orichalcite stone spirit.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Orichalcite stone spirit with rarity Rare in quantity 25-35Orichalcite stone spirit25–35Rare4,475-6,265Not alchemisable
Lantadyme seed.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Lantadyme seed with rarity Uncommon in quantity 14-16Lantadyme seed (m)14–16Uncommon5,740-6,560532-608
Dwarf weed seed.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Dwarf weed seed with rarity Uncommon in quantity 14-16Dwarf weed seed (m)14–16Uncommon28,084-32,096532-608
Magic seed.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Magic seed with rarity Uncommon in quantity 4Magic seed (m)4Uncommon195,5681,012
Palm tree seed.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Palm tree seed with rarity Rare in quantity 10Palm tree seed (m)10Rare30,4901,520
Grimy torstol.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Grimy torstol with rarity Uncommon in quantity 90-110 (noted)Grimy torstol (m)90–110 (noted)Uncommon1,348,200-1,647,80090-110
Grimy snapdragon.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Grimy snapdragon with rarity Uncommon in quantity 90-110 (noted)Grimy snapdragon (m)90–110 (noted)Uncommon131,670-160,93090-110
Super restore (4).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Super restore (4) with rarity Uncommon in quantity 45-55 (noted)Super restore (4) (m)45–55 (noted)Uncommon124,695-152,4058,100-9,900
Prayer potion (4).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Prayer potion (4) with rarity Uncommon in quantity 45-55 (noted)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon485,010-592,7905,130-6,270
Flax.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Flax with rarity Common in quantity 450-550 (noted)Flax450–550 (noted)Common52,650-64,3501,350-1,650
Molten glass.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Molten glass with rarity Common in quantity 45-55 (noted)Molten glass (m)45–55 (noted)Common29,520-36,08045-55
Soft clay.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Soft clay with rarity Uncommon in quantity 450-550 (noted)Soft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon430,200-525,800450-550
Yew logs.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Yew logs with rarity Uncommon in quantity 68-82 (noted)Yew logs68–82 (noted)Uncommon19,992-24,1086,528-7,872
Yew logs.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Yew logs with rarity Rare in quantity 675-825 (noted)Yew logs675–825 (noted)Rare198,450-242,55064,800-79,200
Teak plank.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Teak plank with rarity Uncommon in quantity 45-55 (noted)Teak plank (m)45–55 (noted)Uncommon27,135-33,16513,500-16,500
Mahogany plank.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Mahogany plank with rarity Rare in quantity 270-330 (noted)Mahogany plank (m)270–330 (noted)Rare467,370-571,230243,000-297,000
Brawling gloves (Melee).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Melee) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Melee) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Magic).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Magic) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Magic) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Ranged).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Ranged) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Ranged) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Agility).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Agility) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Agility) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Cooking).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Cooking) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Cooking) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (FM).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (FM) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (FM) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Fishing).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Fishing) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Fishing) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Hunter).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Hunter) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Hunter) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Mining).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Mining) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Mining) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Prayer).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Prayer) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Prayer) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Smithing).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Smithing) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Smithing) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (Thieving).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (Thieving) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (Thieving) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Brawling gloves (WC).png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Brawling gloves (WC) with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Brawling gloves (WC) (m)1Very rare30,000High Level Alchemy icon.png30,000
Vecna skull.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Vecna skull with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Vecna skull (m)1Very rare[d 3][d 4]316,7006,000
Cheese+tom batta.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Cheese+tom batta with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Cheese+tom batta (m)1Very rare[d 5]5371
Blurberry Special.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Blurberry Special with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Blurberry Special (m)1Very rare[d 6]18,70718
Hazelmere's signet ring.png: RS3 Ripper Demon drops Hazelmere's signet ring with rarity Very rare in quantity 1Hazelmere's signet ring (m)1Very rare[d 7]2,147,483,647300,000
  1. ^ Replaces members' only drops in free-to-play.
  2. ^ a b c Triskelion fragments are dropped in order.
  3. ^ a b Jagex. Mod Timbo's Twitter account. 19 January 2018. (Archived from the original on 22 January 2019.) Mod Timbo: "1/1280 if you hit the RDT, requires T4 luck to be worn in order to get a hold of it. Of course there are tons of different ways to access the RDT so it changes massively depending on what you're fighting, what you're wearing etc."
  4. ^ Vecna skull requires tier 4 luck. Chance is 1/1280 per roll of the rare drop table with the tier 4 luck requirement.[d 3]
  5. ^ Cheese+tom batta indicates a roll for Hazelmere's signet ring without tier 4 luck.
  6. ^ Blurberry Special indicates a failed 1/10 roll for Hazelmere's signet ring with tier 4 luck.
  7. ^ Hazelmere's signet ring requires tier 4 luck. Rarer than the vecna skull.

Universal drops[edit | edit source]

Universal drops are dropped by nearly every monster outside of Daemonheim.
These items are dropped alongside main drops.

Achievement[edit | edit source]

Update history[edit | edit source]

This information has been compiled as part of the update history project. Some updates may not be included - see here for how to help out!
  • patch 4 May 2020 (Update):
    • Coal stone spirits have been replaced by phasmatite and necrite stone spirits.
  • patch 20 May 2019 (Update):.
    • Reduced the frequency of Ripper Demons special attack slightly.
  • patch 18 February 2019 (Update):
    • The Ripper demon jumping mechanic will now consistently fire when they reach maximum adrenaline.
  • patch 6 March 2017 (Update):
    • We have added bad luck mitigation to some lore drops so that cumulative monster kills shift the drop rate towards 100% once a certain threshold has been reached. This affects drops which have a drop rate of 1/100 (or worse). The affected drops from Ripper Demons are the Miner journals and the Diary of Jebediah Omnis.
  • ninja 28 November 2016 (Update):
    • Ripper demon changes:
      • Damage from the death spin can now be blocked by prayers and abilities.
      • Ripper demons now become aggressive at 35% life points instead of 50%.
      • The ripper demon death jump now takes longer to charge up.
      • Players will no longer be attacked instantly upon entering the ripper demon cave.
      • The Ripper demon drop table has been substantially buffed.
    • Weapon drops from wyverns, ripper demons, camel warriors and Acheron mammoths now have a greater chance of being dropped during a Slayer assignment.
  • ninja 14 December 2015 (Update):
    • Added quick chat options for declaring celestial dragon, wyvern, ripper demon, camel warrior and Acheron mammoth kills.
  • patch 7 December 2015 (Update):
    • The Slayer XP of ripper demons was increased by between 50-200%.
  • patch 9 November 2015 (Update):
    • Post-update fixes:
      • Elite Living Wyverns and Elite Ripper Demons will no longer occasionally respawn after they die.
      • Ripper Demons will now consistently be able to use their pounce attack.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • There is a glitch where after using their special attack, if the player has a non-combatant familiar, they will get a message the familiar only attacks in self-defence, even if the player did not order the familiar to attack the demon.
  • Using the Oldak coil as well as the best weapons/armour/potions/etc. while running in a circle, players can earn up to 1,130,000 Slayer experience per hour at Ripper Demons.
  • As of 1 February 2018, the highest kill count for these monsters was 13,763 kills.[5]
    • This had increased to 13,840 by 6 May 2018.[6]
  • They are the only Raptor mob that are unaffected by stuns.

References[edit | edit source]

  1. ^ a b Mod Shauny. "Patch Notes - 16/04." 16 April 2018. Recent Game Updates Forums.
  2. ^ Mod Manti. "Dev Blog v2: QP master cape." 11 November 2015. Ninja Team Forums.
  3. ^ Mod Shauny. "Dev Blog: Revealing Drop Rates." 1 December 2017. Existing Game Updates Forums.
  4. ^ Jagex. Mod Shogun's Twitter account. 10 October 2019. (Archived from the original on 23 March 2020.) Mod Shogun: "Currently it's 1 in 1000 x 3 rolls from elite ripper demon and 1 in 30000 from a normal one."
  5. ^ Mod Shauny. Top 10 killers per Slayer Creature. Reddit. 2 February 2018. (Archived from the original on 28 February 2020.) Mod Shauny: "Here are the top 10 kills for each Slayer creature in RuneScape, be aware that we've not listed display names for privacy purposes however if you wish to brag about one number being yours then we won't stop you!"
  6. ^ Mod Shauny. Top Slayer Killers - 6th May 2018. Reddit. 6 May 2018. (Archived from the original on 28 February 2020.) Mod Shauny: "Here are the top 10 kills for each Slayer creature in RuneScape, be aware that we've not listed display names for privacy purposes however if you wish to brag about one number being yours then we won't stop you!"