Monstrous basilisk
Monstrous basilisk
Release date 15 September 2016 (Update)
Members? Yes
Combat level 135
Always drops Bones
Let's hope I have some phoenix tears.
Combat info
Hitpoints 170
Aggressive No
Poisonous No
Max hit 11
Weakness None
Attack Styles
Melee (slash)
Slayer icon Slayer info
Slayer level 40
Slayer XP 1700
Category Basilisk
Assigned by
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Combat icon Combat stats
Attack icon Strength icon Defence icon Magic icon Ranged icon
88 98 130 1 1
Attack icon Aggressive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic icon Ranged icon
+0 +0 +0 +0 +0
Defence icon Defensive stats
White dagger White scimitar White warhammer Magic icon Ranged icon
+35 +35 +0 +35 +0
Other bonuses Immunities
Attack icon
Strength icon
Ranged Strength icon
Magic Damage icon
Poison hitsplat
Venom hitsplat
+0 +0 +0 +0% Immune Immune
Attack speed
Monster attack speed 6

The is a superior variant of the Basilisk. It has a chance of spawning once after purchasing the unlock Bigger and Badder for 150 Slayer reward points from any Slayer master.


Monstrous basilisks give 3 rolls on their regular counterpart's drop table.

100% dropEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Bones Bones 1 Always 48


There is a 1 in 127.8 chance of rolling the unique drop table.

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Dust battlestaff Dust battlestaff 1 Rare (1/340.8) 31,689
Mist battlestaff Mist battlestaff 1 Rare (1/340.8) 109,271
Imbued heart Imbued heart 1 Very rare (1/1022.4) 27,337,245
Eternal gem Eternal gem 1 Very rare (1/1022.4) 6,670,354


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Water rune Water rune 75 Common 375
Nature rune Nature rune 3; 15; 37 Uncommon 576–7,104
Law rune Law rune 3; 7 Rare 606–1,414

Weapons and ArmourEdit

Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Steel battleaxe Steel battleaxe 1 Common 210
Mithril spear Mithril spear 1 Uncommon 346
Mithril axe Mithril axe 1 Uncommon 242
Mithril kiteshield Mithril kiteshield 1 Uncommon 1,113
Adamant full helm Adamant full helm 1 Uncommon 1,890
Rune dagger Rune dagger 1 Rare 4,578
Mystic hat (light) Mystic hat (light) 1 Rare (1/512) 9,860


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Grimy guam leaf Grimy guam leaf 1 Common 10
Grimy marrentill Grimy marrentill 1 Common 13
Grimy tarromin Grimy tarromin 1 Common 124
Grimy harralander Grimy harralander 1 Common 676
Grimy ranarr weed Grimy ranarr weed 1 Common 7,227
Grimy irit leaf Grimy irit leaf 1 Common 904
Grimy avantoe Grimy avantoe 1 Uncommon 2,136
Grimy cadantine Grimy cadantine 1 Uncommon 1,379
Grimy lantadyme Grimy lantadyme 1 Uncommon 1,658
Grimy kwuarm Grimy kwuarm 1 Rare 2,092
Grimy dwarf weed Grimy dwarf weed 1 Rare 766


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 250 Coins 11; 44; 132; 200; 440 Common Not sold
Basilisk bone Basilisk bone 1 Common [1] Not sold
Adamantite ore Adamantite ore 1 Uncommon 1,234
Basilisk head Basilisk head 1 Very rare (1/2,000) Not sold
  1. Only during Rag and Bone Man II.

Gem drop table

In addition to the drops above, this monster has access to the gem drop table.
Show/hide gem drop table
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Uncut sapphire Uncut sapphire 1 Rare 909
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Rare 830
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Rare 1,732
Rare drop table talisman Unknown talisman
(please specify)
1 Very rare Error
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Very rare 3,912
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Very rare 675
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Very rare 8,464
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Very rare 13,987
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Very rare 11,960
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Very rare 65,512
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Very rare 38,075

Trivia Edit

  • The monster's examine text is a reference to the Harry Potter series, in which phoenix tears are one of the only cures for a basilisk's powerful venom, although basilisks in RuneScape aren't poisonous.