Black key red is a key and reward from the Shades of Mort'ton minigame. To obtain it, the player must kill either a riyl shade or a asyn shade and then burn its remains on a pyre. The key may be used to enter the Shade Catacombs and then open the correctly coloured chest. It will open a black-framed chest with a red lock. This type of key can only be used to open up to black black doors.

Possible rewards


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Steel plateskirt Steel plateskirt 1 Uncommon 335
Black chainbody Black chainbody 1 Uncommon 1,875
Black kiteshield Black kiteshield 1 Uncommon 1,202
Black sq shield Black sq shield 1 Uncommon 406
Black platelegs Black platelegs 1 Uncommon 1,370
Black plateskirt Black plateskirt 1 Uncommon 1,360
Black full helm Black full helm 1 Common 525
Mithril kiteshield Mithril kiteshield 1 Uncommon 1,005
Mithril sq shield Mithril sq shield 1 Uncommon 648
Mithril full helm Mithril full helm 1 Uncommon 592
Mithril platelegs Mithril platelegs 1 Rare 1,251
Mithril plateskirt Mithril plateskirt 1 Rare 1,251
Mithril chainbody Mithril chainbody 1 Uncommon 861
Adamant med helm Adamant med helm 1 Rare 855


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Staff of air Staff of air 1 Uncommon 1,547
Staff of water Staff of water 1 Uncommon 1,751
Staff of earth Staff of earth 1 Uncommon 1,332
Staff of fire Staff of fire 1 Uncommon 1,292
Mithril scimitar Mithril scimitar 1 Uncommon 345
Mithril 2h sword Mithril 2h sword 1 Rare 1,214
Mithril warhammer Mithril warhammer 1 Uncommon 655
Mithril battleaxe Mithril battleaxe 1 Uncommon 705
Mithril mace Mithril mace 1 Uncommon 133
Mithril longsword Mithril longsword 1 Uncommon 496
Adamant scimitar Adamant scimitar 1 Rare 1,260
Adamant mace Adamant mace 1 Uncommon 579
Adamant sword Adamant sword 1 Uncommon 998
Adamant axe Adamant axe 1 Uncommon 606
Black spear Black spear 1 Uncommon 138
Black battleaxe Black battleaxe 1 Uncommon 478
Black 2h sword Black 2h sword 1 Uncommon 905


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Nature rune Nature rune Unknown Uncommon 293
Death rune Death rune Unknown Rare 252


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Ruby ring Ruby ring 1 Rare 1,022
Amulet of magic Amulet of magic 1 Uncommon 599


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 1–1,000 Common [1] Not sold
Swamp paste Swamp paste 25–40 Common [2] 3,450–5,520
Fine cloth Fine cloth 1 Common 1,302
Flamtaer bag Flamtaer bag 1 Common Not sold
Willow logs Willow logs Unknown Uncommon 13
Yew logs Yew logs Unknown Rare 179
Clue scroll (medium) Clue scroll (medium) 1 Rare Not sold
Flamtaer hammer Flamtaer hammer 1 Rare 5,661
  1. May be received in addition to any of the other rewards
  2. May be received from the bottom of the chest after the initial reward of treasure and/or coins

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