Varrock armour 3

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Varrock armour 3 is the reward given to players by Vannaka upon completion of the easy, medium and hard Varrock achievements. When worn, it provides helpful bonuses to mining and smithing. If lost, it can be re-acquired by speaking with Vannaka.

Combat stats[edit | edit source]

Benefits[edit | edit source]

Reward When worn Operate At all times
Varrock armour 1.png: RS3 Inventory image of Varrock armour 1Varrock armour 1
Varrock armour 2.png: RS3 Inventory image of Varrock armour 2Varrock armour 2
  • Naff sells an additional 16 battlestaves (32 total).
Varrock armour 3.png: RS3 Inventory image of Varrock armour 3Varrock armour 3
  • Naff sells an additional 32 battlestaves (64 total).
  • The Cooks' Guild can be entered without a chef's hat or Cooking cape.
  • The Cook's Guild bank area can now be accessed.
  • Bork's charm and gem drops are doubled.
  • Bork now gives 3,000 Slayer experience when killed; further increased to 8,000 after The Mighty Fall.
Varrock armour 4.png: RS3 Inventory image of Varrock armour 4Varrock armour 4
  • Once per day, teleport to Bork's lair.
  • Naff sells an additional 16 battlestaves (80 total).
  • Access to the log storage boxes near the beacons.
  • Ability to toggle Varrock Teleport to arrive at the Saradomin altar in north-eastern Varrock by talking to any of the Varrock task NPCs; also affects tablets and Varrock portals.
  • The price of moving and redecorating your house is halved.
  • Reduced chance of being randomly teleported within the Chaos Tunnels.
New Varrock Tasks chathead.png: Chat head image of New Varrock TasksNew Varrock Tasks Easy
  • No longer required to wear Varrock armour to receive its mining, smithing, or smelting benefits.
Medium
  • All levels of Varrock armour have a doubled chance to mine double ore.
Hard
  • All levels of Varrock armour have a doubled chance to smelt double bars.
Elite
  • All levels of Varrock armour have a doubled chance for double progress when smithing.
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Update history[edit | edit source]

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  • patch 7 January 2019 (Update):
    • Varrock armour now increases the chance for double bars when smelting, for double ore when mining and for double progress when smithing. Higher levels of the armour work on higher level metals.
    • New varrock armour doubles the effectiveness of varrock armour, and allows its mining and smithing benefits to work without wearing the armour.
  • patch 23 April 2018 (Update):
    • Amended the lighting on the Varrock Armour tier 1-3 to fix some inconsistency with the player skin colour when wearing the armour.
  • patch 13 March 2017 (Update):
    • Players with keepsaked versions of Varrock armour can now continue to claim the rewards for higher task sets from the relevant NPCs.
  • patch 11 January 2016 (Update):
    • Crystallise will now correctly consume double ores gained via the Varrock armour effect.
  • ninja 18 August 2014 (Update):
    • You can now benefit from the Varrock armour Smithing bonus when wearing the blacksmith’s top (assuming you've completed the respective achievement diary).
  • patch 13 November 2012 (Update):
    • Ores mined from concentrated gold deposits whilst wearing the Varrock armour platebody will now count towards the relevant Mining challenge.
  • patch 13 December 2011 (Update):
    • Smithing with the Varrock Tasks reward armour now takes coal from a coal bag when the double bars effect takes place.

Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Before the Personalised Shops update, this armour gave better prices in stores throughout Varrock. This was replaced with the benefits affecting the Skull Sceptre.
  • It is possible for the smelting effect to happen twice on the same action, allowing three bars to be smelted at once. (Possibly requires completion of some of the New Varrock diary).