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    Weapon Statistics Guide by Zidane04

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    RuneScape Weapon Stats FAQ
    Copyright 2003 by Matthew Wheatley
    sir_boffalot@yahoo.co.uk
    http://blackdeathrs.cjb.net / http://bdquests.cjb.net
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    ** = Members Only Feature
    
    1. Introduction
    2. Weapon Descriptions
    3. Bronze Weapons
    4. Iron Weapons
    5. Steel Weapons
    6. Mithril Weapons
    7. Adamantite Weapons
    8. Runite Weapons
    9. Dragon Weapons**
    10. Misc. Weapons
    11. Credits & Updates
    
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    1. Introduction
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    I am Zidane04. On Runescape I am known as BDQuest. Feel free to add me to your
    friends list. This is my first 'serious' FAQ and I am hoping it goes well. If
    this FAQ goes well I may make an armour FAQ as well.
    Well, here is the FAQ
    
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    2. Weapon Descriptions
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    This section will explain about the various types of weapon.
    
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    Dagger
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    Aim - Low
    Strength - Low
    Ingame Description - Short but pointy
    Notes - Can have Weapon Poison** added to it to make a posioned dagger.
    
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    **Throwing Knife
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    Aim - Low
    Power - Low
    Ingame Description - A finely balanced knife
    Notes - Acts like a ranged weapon. If more than one is in inventory you will
    continue throwing until you run out.
    
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    Short Sword
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    Aim - Medium Low
    Power - Medium Low
    Ingame Description - A razor sharp sword
    Notes -
    
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    Long Sword
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    Aim - Medium High
    Power - Medium High
    Ingame Description - A razor sharp sword
    Notes -
    
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    Scimitar
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    Aim - Medium
    Power - Medium
    Ingame Description - A vicious curved sword
    Notes -
    
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    Two-Handed Sword
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    Aim - Very High
    Power - Very High
    Ingame Description - A very large sword
    Notes - No shield may be worn while holding a Two-Handed Sword
    
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    Battle Axe
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    Aim - Medium
    Power - High
    Ingame Description - A vicious looking axe
    Notes -
    
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    Mace
    -----
    
    Aim - High
    Power - Medium
    Ingame Description - A spiky mace
    Notes -
    
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    Hatchet
    --------
    
    Aim - Low
    Power - Low
    Ingame Description - A woodcutter's axe
    Notes - If you have one of these in your inventory you may click on tree's to
    cut them down for wood
    
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    2. Bronze Weapons
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    Bronze Weapons are your low power, easy find weapons that are easy for noobs
    to get. You do not need to be a certain level to equip one of these weapons.
    Don't use these past attack level 5 if you can help it.
    
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    Bronze Dagger
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    Aim - 5
    Power - 5
    Smithing Level Required - 1
    
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    **Bronze Throwing Knife
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    Aim - 4
    Power - 4
    Smithing Level Required - (Need Help with throwing knife levels)
    
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    Bronze Short Sword
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    Aim - 7
    Power - 7
    Smithing Level Required - 4
    
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    Bronze Long Sword
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    Aim - 8
    Power - 8
    Smithing Level Required - 6
    
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    Bronze Two-Handed Sword
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    Aim - 11
    Power - 11
    Smithing Level Required - 14
    
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    Bronze Scimitar
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    Aim - 7
    Power - 7
    Smithing Level Required - 5
    
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    Bronze Hatchet
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    Aim - 5
    Power - 6
    Smithing Level Required - 1
    
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    Bronze Battle Axe
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    Aim - 8
    Power - 10
    Smithing Level Required - 10
    
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    Bronze Mace
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    Aim - 6
    Power - 5
    Smithing Level Required - 2
    
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    3. Iron Weapons
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    Iron Weapons are slightly stronger than bronze, but they still won't help you
    overcome some of the bigger monsters. These are fairly useful until about
    attack level 10.
    
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    Iron Dagger
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    Aim - 6
    Power - 6
    Smithing Level Required - 15
    
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    **Iron Throwing Knife
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    Aim -
    Power -
    Smithing Level Required - (Need Help with throwing knife levels)
    
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    Iron Short Sword
    --------------
    
    Aim - 8
    Power - 8
    Smithing Level Required - 19
    
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    Iron Long Sword
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    Aim - 10
    Power - 10
    Smithing Level Required - 21
    
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    Iron Two-Handed Sword
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    Aim - 15
    Power - 15
    Smithing Level Required - 29
    
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    Iron Scimitar
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    Aim - 9
    Power - 9
    Smithing Level Required - 20
    
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    Iron Hatchet
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    Aim - 6
    Power - 8
    Smithing Level Required - 16
    
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    Iron Battle Axe
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    Aim - 9
    Power - 13
    Smithing Level Required - 25
    
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    Iron Mace
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    Aim - 8
    Power - 6
    Smithing Level Required - 17
    
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    4. Steel Weapons
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    Almost there! This is the best of the "lower tier" weapons. Steel weapons are
    alright while you are in your development stages. Your attack level is required
    to be 10 or above to wield steel.
    
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    Steel Dagger
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    Aim - 9
    Power - 9
    Smithing Level Required - 30
    
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    **Steel Throwing Knife
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    Aim -
    Power -
    Smithing Level Required - (Need Help with throwing knife levels)
    
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    Steel Short Sword
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    Aim - 14
    Power - 14
    Smithing Level Required - 34
    
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    Steel Long Sword
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    Aim - 17
    Power - 17
    Smithing Level Required - 36
    
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    Steel Two-Handed Sword
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    Aim - 23
    Power - 23
    Smithing Level Required - 44
    
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    Steel Scimitar
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    Aim - 15
    Power - 15
    Smithing Level Required - 35
    
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    Steel Hatchet
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    Aim - 9
    Power - 12
    Smithing Level Required - 31
    
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    Steel Battle Axe
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    Aim - 16
    Power - 21
    Smithing Level Required - 40
    
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    Steel Mace
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    Aim - 9
    Power - 13
    Smithing Level Required - 32
    
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    5. Mithril Weapons
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    This is it, the start of the higher tier weapons, these weapons are expensive to
    buy, but it also means they are good to sell :-) You need to have attack levels
    of 20 to wield Mithril Weapons
    
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    Mithril Dagger
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    Aim - 12
    Power - 12
    Smithing Level Required - 50
    
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    **Mithril Throwing Knife
    -----------------------
    
    Aim -
    Power -
    Smithing Level Required - (Need Help with throwing knife levels)
    
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    Mithril Short Sword
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    Aim - 19
    Power - 19
    Smithing Level Required - 54
    
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    Mithril Long Sword
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    Aim - 23
    Power - 23
    Smithing Level Required - 56
    
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    Mithril Two-Handed Sword
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    Aim - 32
    Power - 32
    Smithing Level Required - 64
    
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    Mithril Scimitar
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    Aim - 21
    Power - 21
    Smithing Level Required - 55
    
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    Mithril Hatchet
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    Aim - 12
    Power - 17
    Smithing Level Required - 51
    
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    Mithril Battle Axe
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    Aim - 22
    Power - 30
    Smithing Level Required - 60
    
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    Mithril Mace
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    Aim - 18
    Power - 13
    Smithing Level Required - 52
    
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    6. Adamantite Weapons
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    Now we're talking. These weapons will carry you through while you cannot afford
    Runite Weapons. These are fairly strong. Attack Level must be 30 to wield.
    
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    Adamantite Dagger
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    Aim - 16
    Power - 16
    Smithing Level Required - 70
    
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    **Adamantite Throwing Knife
    -----------------------
    
    Aim -
    Power -
    Smithing Level Required - (Need Help with throwing knife levels)
    
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    Adamantite Short Sword
    --------------
    
    Aim - 25
    Power - 25
    Smithing Level Required - 74
    
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    Adamantite Long Sword
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    Aim - 32
    Power - 32
    Smithing Level Required - 76
    
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    Adamantite Two-Handed Sword
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    Aim - 45
    Power - 45
    Smithing Level Required - 84
    
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    Adamantite Scimitar
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    Aim - 29
    Power - 29
    Smithing Level Required - 75
    
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    Adamantite Hatchet
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    Aim - 18
    Power - 24
    Smithing Level Required - 71
    
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    Adamantite Battle Axe
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    Aim - 31
    Power - 42
    Smithing Level Required - 80
    
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    Adamantite Mace
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    Aim - 25
    Power - 19
    Smithing Level Required - 72
    
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    7. Runite Weapons
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    For the free server players this is the best weapon you can have. Even for the
    Pay2Play servers these weapons are one of the best. Attack levels must be 40 or
    above to wield.
    
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    Runite Dagger
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    Aim - 26
    Power - 26
    Smithing Level Required - 85
    
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    **Runite Throwing Knife
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    Aim -
    Power -
    Smithing Level Required - (Need Help with throwing knife levels)
    
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    Runite Short Sword
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    Aim - 41
    Power - 41
    Smithing Level Required - 89
    
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    Runite Long Sword
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    Aim - 50
    Power - 50
    Smithing Level Required - 91
    
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    Runite Two-Handed Sword
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    Aim - 71
    Power - 71
    Smithing Level Required - 99
    
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    Runite Scimitar
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    Aim - 45
    Power - 45
    Smithing Level Required - 90
    
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    Runite Hatchet
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    Aim - 27
    Power - 37
    Smithing Level Required - 86
    
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    Runite Battle Axe
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    Aim - 48
    Power - 65
    Smithing Level Required - 95
    
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    Runite Mace
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    Aim - 39
    Power - 29
    Smithing Level Required - 87
    
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    **8. Dragon Weapons
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    Dragon Weapons are the creme de la creme of the Runescape armoury. You must
    complete certain quests to wield them. (Thanks to Robdaboarder) You must also
    be Level 60 Attack for Sword and Axe
    
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    **Dragon Sword (thank you to Ancientsone, Khadgar00)
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    Aim - 72
    Power - 72
    Smithing Level Required - Cannot Smith
    Quest Required - Lost City
    
    
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    **Dragon Axe (thank you to Ancientsone, Khadgar00)
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    Aim - 69
    Power - 75
    Smithing Level Required - Cannot Smith
    Quest Required - Heroes Quest
    
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    Misc Weapons
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    These are quest related weapons, as I have done quite a few of these I may need
    help in finding the stats.
    
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    Silverlight
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    Required to beat Delrith in the Demon Slayer Quest
    Aim - 11
    Power - 11
    Ingame Desc. - A magic sword
    To get - Find Sir Prysins' 3 Keys and he will present you with Silverlight.
    Notes - Although SilverLight is used to kill Delrith it can be used on Lesser
    and Greater Demons to severly weaken them. (Thanks to Yusuke98)
    
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    **Excalibur
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    Needed in Merlin's Crystal quest
    
    Aim - 21
    Power - 21
    Ingame Desc. - This used to belong to King Arthur <--- Thanks go to Juke Day
    To get - Speak to the Lady of the Lake South of Taverley. Go to Port Sarim
    Jewellrey Shop and give some bread to the beggar outside.
    
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    **A Silver Dagger
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    Needed in Murder Mystery quest
    
    Aim - 2
    Power - 2
    Ingame Desc. - Dagger found at crime scene
    To get - On floor in the Sinclair Mansion
    
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    Scythe
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    The latest Hallowe'en drop! I didn't manage to get one myself, many thanks go
    to Baggines@aol.com for his information.
    
    Aim - 11
    Power - 11
    Ingame Desc. - If you die you can get a new one at the clothes shop
    To get - Unless you picked it up on Hallowe'en you are out of luck. These are
    non-tradeable goods. Damn!
    
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    11. Credits & Updates
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    11/3/04 - Added Neoseeker.com
    17/10/03 - Finished Main Details, need Black and Spears
    25/10/03 - Many corrections from many contributors
    3/11/03 - Added Scythe Details
    
    My final words will be: Please email me at the address on the top of the FAQ
    with contributions or help of any way shape or form. Thank You
    
    CJayC - Duh! Without him, no-one would be able to get these FAQs
    JAGEX/Andrew Gower - For making Runescape
    Me - For lot's of Hard work :-) See you all around...
    
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    Copyright 2003 by Matthew Wheatley