FANDOM


Katana detail

The katana was released as part of the Treasure Trails Expansion update on 12 June 2014. It can only be obtained as a very rare reward from elite clue scrolls. It requires 40 Attack to wield. Compared to a rune scimitar, the Katana has better defence stats, however has 4 fewer strength bonus, and is two handed, making the use of a defender or a shield in conjunction with it impossible.

Bonuses
Hover over image for type Katana equipped
A player wielding a katana.
Attack icon Attack bonus
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic icon Ranged icon
+7 +45 +0 +0 +0
Defence icon Defence bonus
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic icon Ranged icon
+3 +7 +7 +0 -3
Melee Other bonuses Slot
Strength icon Ranged Strength icon Magic Damage icon Prayer icon

2h slotlist

+40 +0 +0% +0
Monster attack speed 6


Combat styles

CombatStyles longsword Combat style Type Experience
Chop Slash Attack and Hitpoints
Slash Slash Strength and Hitpoints
Lunge Stab Shared
Block Slash Defence and Hitpoints

Trivia

  • Its examine text refers to Hattori Hanzō, a famous samurai and ninja of the Sengoku era in Japan. The text itself may be a reference to Kill Bill, in which his descendant who shares his name is a swordsmith.
  • Ak-Haranu can be found wielding a katana in Port Phasmatys, as well as Lorelai in the Warriors' Guild basement.
  • The katana requires one hand to attack, however when it is equipped it uses both hands.