Black key red detail

Black key red is a key and reward from the Shades of Mort'ton minigame. To obtain it, the player must kill either a riyl shade or a asyn shade and then burn its remains on a pyre. The key may be used to enter the Shade Catacombs and then open the correctly coloured chest. It will open a black-framed chest with a red lock. This type of key can only be used to open up to black black doors.

Possible rewards

Possible loot from the chest include:


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Steel plateskirtSteel plateskirt1Uncommon1,556
Black chainbodyBlack chainbody1Uncommon2,938
Black kiteshieldBlack kiteshield1Uncommon6,906
Black sq shieldBlack sq shield1Uncommon3,255
Black platelegsBlack platelegs1Uncommon3,049
Black plateskirtBlack plateskirt1Uncommon2,481
Black full helmBlack full helm1Common1,739
Mithril kiteshieldMithril kiteshield1Uncommon3,726
Mithril sq shieldMithril sq shield1Uncommon2,669
Mithril full helmMithril full helm1Uncommon2,187
Mithril platelegsMithril platelegs1Rare2,574
Mithril plateskirtMithril plateskirt1Rare2,472
Mithril chainbodyMithril chainbody1Uncommon2,619
Adamant helmAdamant helm1Rare2,691


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Staff of airStaff of air1Uncommon2,076
Staff of waterStaff of water1Uncommon1,943
Staff of earthStaff of earth1Uncommon2,077
Staff of fireStaff of fire1Uncommon1,920
Mithril scimitarMithril scimitar1Uncommon2,591
Mithril 2h swordMithril 2h sword1Rare3,569
Mithril warhammerMithril warhammer1Uncommon2,203
Mithril battleaxeMithril battleaxe1Uncommon3,550
Mithril maceMithril mace1Uncommon1,504
Mithril longswordMithril longsword1Uncommon2,508
Adamant scimitarAdamant scimitar1Rare4,997
Adamant maceAdamant mace1Uncommon2,758
Adamant swordAdamant sword1Uncommon2,808
Adamant hatchetAdamant hatchet1Uncommon8,764
Black spearBlack spear1Uncommon3,639
Black battleaxeBlack battleaxe1Uncommon4,678
Black 2h swordBlack 2h sword1Uncommon5,225


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Nature runeNature runeUnknownUncommon419
Death runeDeath runeUnknownRare119


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Ruby ringRuby ring1Rare1,476
Amulet of magicAmulet of magic1Uncommon1,071


Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Coins 1000Coins1–1,000Common[1]1–1,000
Swamp pasteSwamp paste25–40Common[2]50–80
Fine clothFine cloth1Common1,617
Willow logsWillow logsUnknownUncommon73
Yew logsYew logsUnknownRare152
Sealed clue scroll (medium)Sealed clue scroll (medium)1RareNot sold
Flamtaer hammerFlamtaer hammer1RareNot sold
  1. ^ May be received in addition to any of the other rewards
  2. ^ May be received from the bottom of the chest after the initial reward of treasure and/or coins


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