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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 bones1Always183

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 staff1Common1,256
Mithril spearMithril spear(m)1Rare8,547
Mithril swordMithril sword1Common1,534
Iron arrow 5Iron arrow15Common210
Steel arrow 5Steel arrow30Uncommon630
Adamant swordAdamant sword1Rare2,808
Black full helmBlack full helm1Common2,535
Black sq shieldBlack sq shield1Common3,043
Steel helmSteel helm1Common1,002
Steel kiteshieldSteel kiteshield1Uncommon1,834
Mithril gauntletsMithril gauntlets1Rare1,145
Air runeAir rune18Uncommon846
Chaos runeChaos rune7Uncommon917
Earth runeEarth rune27Rare486
Cosmic runeCosmic rune3Rare1,470
Death runeDeath rune1; 3Rare120–360
Nature runeNature rune6Common2,796
Law runeLaw rune3–6Uncommon1,455–2,910
Blood runeBlood rune(m)1Rare697
Strawberry seed 5Strawberry seed(m)1Common943
Wildblood seed 5Wildblood seed(m)1Common65
Tarromin seed 5Tarromin seed(m)1Common154
Harralander seed 5Harralander seed(m)1Common193
Jangerberry seed 5Jangerberry seed(m)1Common27
Marrentill seed 5Marrentill seed(m)1Common148
Belladonna seed 5Belladonna seed(m)1Uncommon1,647
Spirit weed seed 5Spirit weed seed(m)1Uncommon4,444
Limpwurt seed 5Limpwurt seed(m)1Uncommon2,122
Toadflax seed 5Toadflax seed(m)1Uncommon762
Whiteberry seed 5Whiteberry seed(m)1Uncommon89
Bittercap mushroom spore 5Bittercap mushroom spore(m)1Uncommon2,331
Consecration seedConsecration seed(m)1Uncommon[1][2]Not sold
Avantoe seed 5Avantoe seed(m)1Rare575
Cactus seed 5Cactus seed(m)1Rare211
Irit seed 5Irit seed(m)1Rare1,024
Kwuarm seed 5Kwuarm seed(m)1Rare25,248
Poison ivy seed 5Poison ivy seed(m)1Rare100
Ranarr seed 5Ranarr seed(m)1Rare1,207
Snapdragon seed 5Snapdragon seed(m)1Rare521
Cadantine seed 5Cadantine seed(m)1Rare1,542
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed(m)1Rare1,446
Watermelon seed 5Watermelon seed(m)1Rare5,648
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed(m)1Very rare1,492
Torstol seed 5Torstol seed(m)1Very rare971
Grimy guamGrimy guam1Common497
Grimy marrentillGrimy marrentill(m)1Common3,110
Grimy tarrominGrimy tarromin(m)1Common76
Grimy harralanderGrimy harralander(m)1Common326
Grimy avantoeGrimy avantoe(m)1Rare1,404
Grimy cadantineGrimy cadantine(m)1Rare2,072
Grimy dwarf weedGrimy dwarf weed(m)1Rare8,507
Grimy iritGrimy irit(m)1Rare4,663
Grimy kwuarmGrimy kwuarm(m)1Rare10,609
Grimy lantadymeGrimy lantadyme(m)1Rare9,292
Grimy ranarrGrimy ranarr(m)1Rare2,232
CoalCoal1Uncommon113
Spinach rollSpinach roll1UncommonNot sold
Fire talismanFire talisman1Rare245
Coins 100Coins2; 5; 37; 119; 300; 340Common[3]2–340
Steel barSteel bar1Common684

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 sapphire1Common365
Uncut emeraldUncut emerald1Common721
Uncut rubyUncut ruby1Common1,178
Uncut diamondUncut diamond1Common2,473
Uncut diamondUncut diamond45–55 (noted)Rare111,285–136,015
Loop half of a keyLoop half of a key1Common11,017
Tooth half of a keyTooth half of a key1Common14,548
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone1Uncommon11,913
Uncut dragonstoneUncut dragonstone45–55 (noted)Rare536,085–655,215
Dragon longswordDragon longsword1Common57,953
Dragon spearDragon spear1Rare36,385
BattlestaffBattlestaff180–220 (noted)Rare626,760–766,040
Rune javelinRune javelin5Rare910
Rune platebodyRune platebody1Uncommon37,480
Rune platebodyRune platebody15–25 (noted)Rare562,200–937,000
Shield left halfShield left half1Rare64,175
Dragon helmDragon helm1Uncommon58,957
Rune arrowheads 5Rune arrowheads113–137Common14,125–17,125
Onyx bolts 5Onyx bolts135–165Very rare1,050,570–1,284,030
Chaos talismanChaos talisman1Rare1,478
Nature talismanNature talisman1Rare1,153
Water talismanWater talisman65–82 (noted)Rare200,005–252,314
Earth talismanEarth talisman65–82 (noted)Rare11,765–14,842
Fire talismanFire talisman25–35 (noted)Rare6,125–8,575
Raw lobsterRaw lobster135–165 (noted)Common92,070–112,530
Raw sharkRaw shark225–275 (noted)Uncommon388,125–474,375
Big bonesBig bones68–82 (noted)Uncommon12,444–15,006
Dragon bonesDragon bones180–220 (noted)Rare557,100–680,900
CoalCoal200–1,100 (noted)Uncommon22,600–124,300
Gold oreGold ore90–110 (noted)Common35,730–43,670
Adamantite oreAdamantite ore180–220 (noted)Uncommon41,400–50,600
Adamant barAdamant bar14–16 (noted)Common16,184–18,496
Adamant barAdamant bar135–165 (noted)Rare156,060–190,740
Runite oreRunite ore90–110 (noted)Rare85,320–104,280
Rune barRune bar(noted)Common5,991
Rune barRune bar45–55 (noted)Rare89,865–109,835
Grimy torstolGrimy torstol90–110 (noted)Uncommon702,810–858,990
Grimy snapdragonGrimy snapdragon90–110 (noted)Uncommon180,090–220,110
Super restore (4)Super restore (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon164,070–200,530
Prayer potion (4)Prayer potion (4)45–55 (noted)Uncommon162,045–198,055
Lantadyme seed 5Lantadyme seed14–16Uncommon20,244–23,136
Dwarf weed seed 5Dwarf weed seed14–16Uncommon20,888–23,872
Magic seed 5Magic seed4Uncommon381,880
Palm tree seed 5Palm tree seed10Rare850,170
FlaxFlax450–550 (noted)Common47,700–58,300
Molten glassMolten glass45–55 (noted)Common14,445–17,655
Soft claySoft clay450–550 (noted)Uncommon310,500–379,500
Yew logsYew logs68–82 (noted)Uncommon14,552–17,548
Yew logsYew logs675–825 (noted)Rare144,450–176,550
Teak plankTeak plank45–55 (noted)Uncommon13,095–16,005
Mahogany plankMahogany plank270–330 (noted)Rare215,730–263,670
Blurberry SpecialBlurberry Special1Uncommon16,252
Vecna skullVecna skull1Very rare*76,690
Hazelmere's signet ringHazelmere's signet ring1Very rare*1,626,392,973
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 rare9,264

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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