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Rorarius locations within the dungeon. Click the map to view a larger version.

The rorarius is a member of the Order of Ascension, requiring 81 Slayer to kill. These monsters are found in the Monastery of Ascension, located between the Feldip Hills and Mobilising Armies along with gladii, capsarii and scutarii.

They also feature in Nomad's Elegy together with the other Ascension creatures. The Rorarii encountered in the quest do not require a Slayer level to harm, and are vulnerable to all forms of combat.

Mechanics

Rorarii are always found in groups, and attacking one of them will cause any nearby Rorarii to become aggressive to the attacker. When an undamaged Rorarius is attacked, it will send off an "alert" in a 5x5 radius that will cause nearby Rorarii to attack the player. Sometimes, Rorarii may send out a second "alert", causing them to go into melee distance of the player and attack them from there, where they'll attack the player with extremely inaccurate melee.

For this reason, if the player is struggling to kill Rorarii, simply damage the current ones attacking you before killing them off. If this will cause more Rorarii to attack, indirectly damage them with Corruption Shot, as the "alert" only goes off when an undamaged Rorarii is tagged.

Drops

100%

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Ascension fragment 3.pngAscension fragment1AlwaysNot sold
Ascension shard.pngAscension shard1Always256

Charms

No charmGold charm.pngGreen charm.pngCrimson charm.pngBlue charm.png
41–42%45–46%11–12%1%0.6–0.7%
Represents a 90% confidence range based on a sample of 40,220 kills.
1 charm is dropped at a time.
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Main drop

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Mithril platebody.pngMithril platebody1Common2,540
Off-hand adamant longsword.pngOff-hand adamant longsword1Uncommon3,901
Adamant longsword.pngAdamant longsword1Common4,917
Runite limbs.pngRunite limbs1Uncommon7,065
Grimy guam.pngGrimy guam1Common709
Grimy marrentill.pngGrimy marrentill1Common2,307
Grimy tarromin.pngGrimy tarromin1Uncommon105
Grimy irit.pngGrimy irit1Uncommon5,008
Grimy harralander.pngGrimy harralander1Uncommon741
Grimy ranarr.pngGrimy ranarr1Uncommon1,860
Grimy kwuarm.pngGrimy kwuarm1Uncommon11,782
Grimy lantadyme.pngGrimy lantadyme1Uncommon7,551
Grimy dwarf weed.pngGrimy dwarf weed1Uncommon8,476
Tarromin seed 5.pngTarromin seed1Uncommon137
Irit seed 5.pngIrit seed1Uncommon1,018
Limpwurt seed 5.pngLimpwurt seed1Uncommon5,207
Cadantine seed 5.pngCadantine seed1Uncommon1,438
Jangerberry seed 5.pngJangerberry seed1Uncommon79
Strawberry seed 5.pngStrawberry seed1Uncommon1,075
Whiteberry seed 5.pngWhiteberry seed1Uncommon136
Lantadyme seed 5.pngLantadyme seed1Uncommon726
Watermelon seed 5.pngWatermelon seed1Uncommon3,590
Cactus seed 5.pngCactus seed1Uncommon1,016
Avantoe seed 5.pngAvantoe seed1Uncommon375
Bittercap mushroom spore 5.pngBittercap mushroom spore1Uncommon1,768
Ranarr seed 5.pngRanarr seed1Uncommon976
Marrentill seed 5.pngMarrentill seed1Uncommon179
Wildblood seed 5.pngWildblood seed1Uncommon189
Spirit weed seed 5.pngSpirit weed seed1Uncommon78,260
Belladonna seed 5.pngBelladonna seed1Uncommon1,007
Snapdragon seed 5.pngSnapdragon seed1Uncommon293
Toadflax seed 5.pngToadflax seed1Uncommon9,872
Torstol seed 5.pngTorstol seed1Very rare540
Dwarf weed seed 5.pngDwarf weed seed1Very rare822
Sirenic scale.pngSirenic scale1Very rare698,722
Coal.pngCoal(noted)Common448
Coins 1000.pngCoins570–1,129Common570–1,129
Gold ore.pngGold ore5–7 (noted)Common2,935–4,109
Maple logs.pngMaple logs18–22 (noted)Common1,944–2,376
Potato with butter.pngPotato with butter1Common54
Potato with butter.pngPotato with butter50 (noted)Uncommon2,700

Tertiary drops

Item Quantity Rarity GE price
Order journal page.pngOrder journal page1Uncommon[1]Not sold
Spirit sapphire.pngSpirit sapphire1RareNot sold
Spirit emerald.pngSpirit emerald1RareNot sold
Spirit ruby.pngSpirit ruby1RareNot sold
Starved ancient effigy.pngStarved ancient effigy1Very rareNot sold
Ascension grips.pngAscension grips1Very rare (1/2,056)[2][3]5,259,669
Ascension Keystone Primus.pngAscension Keystone Primus1Rare (1/384)[2]633,433
Ascension Keystone Secundus.pngAscension Keystone Secundus1Rare (1/384)[2]403,433
Ascension Keystone Tertius.pngAscension Keystone Tertius1Rare (1/384)[2]283,299
Ascension Keystone Quartus.pngAscension Keystone Quartus1Rare (1/384)[2]266,819
Ascension Keystone Quintus.pngAscension Keystone Quintus1Rare (1/384)[2]283,222
Ascension Keystone Sextus.pngAscension Keystone Sextus1Rare (1/384)[2]279,941
  1. ^ Does not appear once all journal pages are collected
  2. ^ a b c d e f g Mod Timbo. "Revealing Drop Rates." 13 October 2017. Developers' Blogs. 1/64 for any key - 1/384 for a specific key
  3. ^ The Ascension grips can only be received as a drop if the player is on a slayer task.

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 token.pngKey token1RareNot sold
Mimic kill token.pngMimic kill token1Very rare5,575

Trivia

Concept art of a rorarius; note the goblin

  • This monster's name comes from the Latin word for 'skirmisher', as well as meaning 'light-armed troops' in military terms.
  • This monster and the other monsters in the dungeon are the first to have a weakness to a generic attack style (in this case, Ranged). These weaknesses were previously restricted to players.
  • The kidnapped villagers seen in the dungeon were taken by the rorarii from Yanille and Mobilising Armies.[1]
  • According to the concept art and their appearance, rorarii are goblins who have been experimented on.

References

  1. ^ Mod Drebin. "Order of Ascension - FAQ." 5 June 2013. Recent Game Updates Forums.
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