Subjugation robe armour

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The robes of subjugation are a full set of Magic power armour that requires 70 Defence to wear. It is dropped by K'ril Tsutsaroth and his bodyguards in the God Wars Dungeon. The robes are non-degradable, and they are the Magic equivalent of Armadyl armour and Bandos armour, which are respectively ranged and melee power armour sets. Presently, the robes are less expensive than Armadyl armour but more expensive than Bandos armour. It is also the second highest-level non-degradeable Magic armour set in the game, after the Anima Core of Seren.

Unlike Armadyl and Bandos armour, the robes of subjugation did not exist at all at the initial release of the God Wars Dungeon, being added during the expansion of the area on 5 September 2012 to enhance K'ril's drop table and give Magic an offensive armour set.

Because the robes are strong, do not degrade, and have a Magic bonus, they are in demand and considerably more expensive than Ahrim the Blighted's equipment or even ganodermic armour, which both have higher defensive bonuses. The robes of subjugation are most often used for training combat and Slayer, and for fighting bosses at higher levels.

Equipment stats[edit | edit source]

AttributeStyle bonusPriceA player wearing the robes of subjugation.A player wearing the robes of subjugation.
Hood of subjugation.pngHood of subjugation259.8-1--17.72,129,199
Garb of subjugation.pngGarb of subjugation298.7-2--26.57,680,293
Gloves of subjugation.pngGloves of subjugation64.9-1--112,086,260
Gown of subjugation.pngGown of subjugation285.7-1--22.16,407,568
Boots of subjugation.pngBoots of subjugation64.9-1--112,116,875
Ward of subjugation.pngWard of subjugation297.2351---1,696,987

Grand Exchange sets[edit | edit source]

Robes of subjugation set[edit | edit source]

Image Name GE Price
Robes of subjugation set.png Robes of subjugation set 23,961,661
AttributeStyle bonus
Hood of subjugation.pngHood of subjugation259.8-1--17.7
Garb of subjugation.pngGarb of subjugation298.7-2--26.5
Gloves of subjugation.pngGloves of subjugation64.9-1--11
Gown of subjugation.pngGown of subjugation285.7-1--22.1
Boots of subjugation.pngBoots of subjugation64.9-1--11
Ward of subjugation.pngWard of subjugation297.2351---

History[edit | edit source]

Concept art for the robes of subjugation

Not long after Zamorak achieved godhood, he became worried about his followers, who were not loyal to him and were planning to betray him the same way he did with Zaros. Seeing that, he visited Razulei in the Infernal Dimensions and requested the creation of the robes of subjugation, powerful robes imbued with cruelty. After they were created, Zamorak paid Razulei handsomely and gave them to his mages. Any mages who drew power from the clothes with the objective of overcoming him were flooded with pain. Desperate to cease it, they drew even more power from the robes, but it only worsened the pain and, eventually, killed them.

After Zamorak's banishment, his followers that wished to return him to Gielinor were loyal, so they could use the power of the robes not only without succumbing to pain, but prospering in the name of Zamorak.

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!
  • ninja 31 October 2022 (Update):
    • The Shadow of the Storm quest has been improved:
      • This gear is now accepted as 'evil' items for Evil Dave's evilness check.
  • patch 2 February 2015 (Update):
    • A minor graphical issue with the Subjugation armour set has been fixed.
  • patch 13 May 2013 (Update):
    • Several pieces of God Wars armour now have a Prayer bonus.
  • patch 12 March 2013 (Update):
    • Robes of subjugation now have the correct level requirement listed in the Defence Skill Advance Guide.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • The robes of subjugation were originally named the robes of subjection.
  • They used to require 70 Magic before an update.
  • Praying at the altar in K'ril Tsutsaroth's chamber while wearing any part of these robes grants an extra 10 Prayer points per piece.