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This article is about the shortsword. For the longsword, see Rune longsword.
For this item's off-hand variant, see off-hand rune sword.

Rune sword detail.png

The rune sword is a main hand melee rune weapon which requires level 50 Attack to wield. It is the strongest shortsword available to free players.

It can be smithed at level 89 Smithing from 1 rune bar. Alternately, it can be obtained as a drop or bought from a store.

Combat Stats
RequirementsRune sword equipped.png
50 Attack
ClassSlot
Attack.png MeleeMain hand slot.png
Tier
50
WeaponsMainOff
Damage480-
Accuracy850-
StyleStab
Range1
Speed
Fastest (2.4s)
AttributesDamage reduction
DefenceArmour0PvM: 0%PvP: 0%
ConstitutionLife points0Style bonuses
PrayerPrayer0Strength0Ranged0Magic0
[FAQ][doc]

Creation

Rune sword.png Rune sword
Smithing-Make-X GE icon.png
75 XP-11,135
Requirements
Smithing Smithing level89
P2P icon.png Members onlyNo
Materials
ItemQuantityPriceTotal
Rune bar.pngRune bar12,9852,985

Drop sources

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Source Combat level Quantity Rarity
Chaos Elemental3051Common
Tormented demon1191Common
Corrupted scarab1011Rare
Kalphite Guardian721Rare
Shade Catacombs/RewardsN/A1Rare
Silver key blackN/A1Rare
Silver key brownN/A1Rare
Silver key crimsonN/A1Rare
Silver key purpleN/A1Rare
Silver key redN/A1Rare
Chaos Elemental3051Uncommon
Corrupted lizard1051Uncommon
Kal'gerion demon1261Uncommon

Store locations

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Seller Location Cost Currency Base stock Members?

Disassembly

[FAQ] • [doc]