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Moss giants are fairly large creatures that live in Gielinor. They attack with Ranged and are thus weak against melee attacks. Moss giants are popular for training, especially on Free-to-play worlds, because they are one of the few creatures that drop Big bones. In addition, they are one of the few free-to-play monsters that are weak to slash attacks, making weapons such as the rune scimitar, longsword, battleaxe, claw or 2h sword the preferred choice. Moss giants are aggressive to players with a combat level of 102 or lower.

They are sometimes given out by Vannaka as Slayer assignments. Food is highly recommended for lower levelled players.

Locations

(m) indicates members-only locations.

Level 28

Moss Giants

A small group of Moss Giants found west of the fishing guild.

Level 51

  • Varrock Sewers (Faster with shortcut from edgeville dungeon (51 agility)).

Free-to-play

  • Varrock Sewers (4 moss giants) In free-to-play worlds, there are 2 spots (2 per spot). The spots can be crowded. Since Moss Giants can use ranged attacks, there is a spot behind the Cauldron for Magic/Range users, but they can be attacked there if the Moss Giants aren't aggressive.
  • Crandor Isle (3 moss giants) This is arguably the best place for free players to kill moss giants as there are three of them and there are rarely any other players on Crandor. Use of the rejuvenate ability can reduce the need for food, but it may only be used once every five minutes, and requires players to have a shield switch.
  • The Wilderness, north of the pond and the Wilderness Volcano, in the greener area. The easiest way to get here is to use the canoe system which takes you directly to the pond. A few skeletons are wandering around and you can get killed by PKers at any time, so this area is not recommended.

Members

Level 61

Drops

100% drop

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Big bonesBig bones1Always193

Charms (m)

Level 28

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
61–62%32–33%3%2–3%0.4–0.7%
Represents a 90% confidence range based on a sample of 11,245 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Level 51

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
58–60%34–36%2–3%2–3%0.4–0.7%
Represents a 90% confidence range based on a sample of 4,069 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Level 61

No charmGold charmGreen charmCrimson charmBlue charm
72–74%14–16%6–7%3–4%2–3%
Represents a 90% confidence range based on a sample of 4,414 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Main drops

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Magic staffMagic staff1Common1,467
Mithril spearMithril spear(m)1Rare9,383
Mithril swordMithril sword1Common1,534
Iron arrow 5Iron arrow15Common225
Steel arrow 5Steel arrow30Uncommon480
Adamant swordAdamant sword1Rare2,808
Black full helmBlack full helm1Common2,070
Black sq shieldBlack sq shield1Common3,576
Steel helmSteel helm1Common1,002
Steel kiteshieldSteel kiteshield1Uncommon1,834
Mithril gauntletsMithril gauntlets1Rare1,145
Air runeAir rune18Uncommon756
Chaos runeChaos rune7Uncommon945
Earth runeEarth rune27Rare432
Cosmic runeCosmic rune3Rare1,320
Death runeDeath rune1; 3Rare121–363
Nature runeNature rune6Common2,802
Law runeLaw rune3–6Uncommon1,524–3,048
Blood runeBlood rune(m)1Rare717
Strawberry seed 5Strawberry seed(m)1Common1,266
Wildblood seed 5Wildblood seed(m)1Common129
Tarromin seed 5Tarromin seed(m)1Common173
Harralander seed 5Harralander seed(m)1Common156
Jangerberry seed 5Jangerberry seed(m)1Common47
Marrentill seed 5Marrentill seed(m)1Common194
Belladonna seed 5Belladonna seed(m)1Uncommon3,433
Spirit weed seed 5Spirit weed seed(m)1Uncommon57,846
Limpwurt seed 5Limpwurt seed(m)1Uncommon4,660
Toadflax seed 5Toadflax seed(m)1Uncommon7,691
Whiteberry seed 5Whiteberry seed(m)1Uncommon160
Bittercap mushroom spore 5Bittercap mushroom spore(m)1Uncommon2,242
Consecration seedConsecration seed(m)1Uncommon[1][2]Not sold
Avantoe seed 5Avantoe seed(m)1Rare635
Cactus seed 5Cactus seed(m)1Rare779
Irit seed 5Irit seed(m)1Rare1,415
Kwuarm seed 5Kwuarm seed(m)1Rare17,262
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed(m)1Rare175
Ranarr seed 5Ranarr seed(m)1Rare1,633
Snapdragon seed 5Snapdragon seed(m)1Rare617
Cadantine seed 5Cadantine seed(m)1Rare2,844
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed(m)1Rare3,195
Watermelon seed 5Watermelon seed(m)1Rare2,998
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed(m)1Very rare1,679
Torstol seed 5Torstol seed(m)1Very rare991
Grimy guamGrimy guam1Common599
Grimy marrentillGrimy marrentill(m)1Common3,388
Grimy tarrominGrimy tarromin(m)1Common94
Grimy harralanderGrimy harralander(m)1Common517
Grimy avantoeGrimy avantoe(m)1Rare1,066
Grimy cadantineGrimy cadantine(m)1Rare4,313
Grimy dwarf weedGrimy dwarf weed(m)1Rare11,279
Grimy iritGrimy irit(m)1Rare6,084
Grimy kwuarmGrimy kwuarm(m)1Rare13,416
Grimy lantadymeGrimy lantadyme(m)1Rare11,220
Grimy ranarrGrimy ranarr(m)1Rare2,091
CoalCoal1Uncommon111
Spinach rollSpinach roll1UncommonNot sold
Fire talismanFire talisman1Rare397
Coins 100Coins2; 5; 37; 119; 300; 340Common[3]2–340
Steel barSteel bar1Common643

Tertiary drops

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Moss giant boneMoss giant bone(m)1Common[4]Not sold
Shoulder boneShoulder bone(m)1Common[5]Not sold
Curved boneCurved bone(m)1RareNot sold
Long boneLong bone(m)1RareNot sold
Starved ancient effigyStarved ancient effigy(m)1Very rareNot sold
Court summonsCourt summons(m)1Very rareNot sold
Spirit emeraldSpirit emerald(m)1RareNot sold
  1. ^ Only during the Roving Elves Quest
  2. ^ Only dropped by level 61 moss giants
  3. ^ Larger amounts of coins are more rare
  4. ^ Only for Rag and Bone Man wish list
  5. ^ Only for Fur 'n' Seek wish list

Rare drop table

This monster has access to the rare drop table.
Luck-enhancing items such as a ring of wealth or luck of the dwarves are not required to access the table.
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Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Coins 250Coins250–500Common250–500
Uncut sapphireUncut sapphire1Common587
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common1,073
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common1,507
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common3,046
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare137,070–167,530
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common11,541
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common14,688
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon13,243
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare595,935–728,365
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common57,190
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare35,477
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare545,220–666,380
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare885
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,480
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare562,200–937,000
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare63,874
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon59,012
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common14,125–17,125
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,015,605–1,241,295
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare1,394
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare1,365
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare218,205–275,274
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare12,090–15,252
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare9,925–13,895
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common66,690–81,510
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon275,625–336,875
Big bonesBig bones68–82 (noted)Uncommon13,124–15,826
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare386,820–472,780
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon22,200–122,100
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common31,500–38,500
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon43,560–53,240
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common21,518–24,592
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare207,495–253,605
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare80,730–98,670
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common6,489
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare97,335–118,965
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon759,780–928,620
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon148,320–181,280
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon155,070–189,530
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon214,740–262,460
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon44,730–51,120
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon23,506–26,864
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon326,904
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare907,030
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common51,300–62,700
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common19,665–24,035
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon218,700–267,300
Yew logsYew logs68–82 (noted)Uncommon12,512–15,088
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare124,200–151,800
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon17,640–21,560
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare316,170–386,430
Blurberry SpecialBlurberry Special1Uncommon14,380
Vecna skullVecna skull1Very rare*108,881
Hazelmere's signet ringHazelmere's signet ring1Very rare*1,621,945,897
Brawling gloves (Melee)Brawling gloves (Melee)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Magic)Brawling gloves (Magic)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Ranged)Brawling gloves (Ranged)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Agility)Brawling gloves (Agility)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Cooking)Brawling gloves (Cooking)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (FM)Brawling gloves (FM)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Fishing)Brawling gloves (Fishing)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Hunter)Brawling gloves (Hunter)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Mining)Brawling gloves (Mining)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Prayer)Brawling gloves (Prayer)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Smithing)Brawling gloves (Smithing)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (Thieving)Brawling gloves (Thieving)1Very rareNot sold
Brawling gloves (WC)Brawling gloves (WC)1Very rareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 1Crystal triskelion fragment 11Very rareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 2Crystal triskelion fragment 21Very rareNot sold
Crystal triskelion fragment 3Crystal triskelion fragment 31Very rareNot sold

Universal drops

Universal drops are dropped by nearly every monster outside of Daemonheim.
These drops are dropped alongside main drops.
Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Key tokenKey token1RareNot sold
Mimic kill tokenMimic kill token1Very rare5,348

Trivia

  • The examine, "Bigger than your average moss giant." is a play on Yogi the Bear's words, "Smarter than your average bear".
  • As referred to Armies of Gielinor, Moss Giants are followers of Guthix.
  • As seen in the 6th Postbag from the Hedge, a moss giant's beard has a life of its own. The only known beard currently is Dave the Beard.
  • As shown during the 2017 Easter event through Guthix's memories in the divine egg (ent), Moss Giants came from the same world as the Giant ent species.
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