Black Knights, also known as the Kinshra, are human warriors found mainly in their fortress. They are central to the Black Knights' Fortress quest.

Once Wanted! has been completed, Black Knights can be slain in order to raise the player's White Knight rank. As their rank gets higher, they can purchase more white equipment.




Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Bones Bones 1 Always 72


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Iron sword Iron sword 1 Common 27
Iron full helm Iron full helm 1 Common 61
Steel mace Steel mace 1 Uncommon 32
Black sword Black sword 1 Rare 427


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Earth rune Earth rune 10 Common 40
Body rune Body rune 9 Common 45
Chaos rune Chaos rune 6 Uncommon 432
Mind rune Mind rune 2 Uncommon 6
Death rune Death rune 2 Uncommon 434
Mithril arrow 5 Mithril arrow 3 Uncommon 69
Law rune Law rune 3 Rare 459
Cosmic rune Cosmic rune 7–10 Rare 1,337–1,910


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Potato seed 5 Potato seed(m) 4 Common 4
Onion seed 5 Onion seed(m) 4 Common 4
Cabbage seed 5 Cabbage seed(m) 4 Common 8
Tomato seed 5 Tomato seed(m) 3 Rare 9
Sweetcorn seed 5 Sweetcorn seed(m) 3 Rare 18
Strawberry seed 5 Strawberry seed(m) 2; 3 Rare 8–12
Watermelon seed 5 Watermelon seed(m) 2 Rare 182


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 25 Coins 1–80 Common Not sold
Tin ore Tin ore 1 Common 33
Steel bar Steel bar 1 Common 395
Pot of flour Pot of flour 1 Uncommon 114
Looting bag Looting bag(m) 1 Uncommon (1/30)[1] Not sold
Bread Bread 1 Rare 111
Herb Herb(m) 1 Rare Not sold
  1. Only dropped by those found in the Wilderness.

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 447
Uncut emerald Uncut emerald 1 Rare 680
Uncut ruby Uncut ruby 1 Rare 1,276
Chaos talisman Chaos talisman 1 Very rare 521
Uncut diamond Uncut diamond 1 Very rare 2,708
Rune javelin Rune javelin 5 Very rare 765
Loop half of key Loop half of key 1 Very rare 9,879
Tooth half of key Tooth half of key 1 Very rare 9,767
Rune spear Rune spear 1 Very rare 11,872
Shield left half Shield left half 1 Very rare 65,481
Dragon spear Dragon spear 1 Very rare 37,492


  • Black Knights are some of the oldest non-player characters in RuneScape. When the game was first released, Black Knights were the strongest foes at level 46, and only three of them existed.
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