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 393
Black chainbody Black chainbody 1 Uncommon 2,016
Black kiteshield Black kiteshield 1 Uncommon 978
Black sq shield Black sq shield 1 Uncommon 477
Black platelegs Black platelegs 1 Uncommon 1,171
Black plateskirt Black plateskirt 1 Uncommon 1,478
Black full helm Black full helm 1 Common 463
Mithril kiteshield Mithril kiteshield 1 Uncommon 1,015
Mithril sq shield Mithril sq shield 1 Uncommon 688
Mithril full helm Mithril full helm 1 Uncommon 639
Mithril platelegs Mithril platelegs 1 Rare 1,246
Mithril plateskirt Mithril plateskirt 1 Rare 1,267
Mithril chainbody Mithril chainbody 1 Uncommon 899
Adamant med helm Adamant med helm 1 Rare 958


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Staff of air Staff of air 1 Uncommon 1,589
Staff of water Staff of water 1 Uncommon 1,746
Staff of earth Staff of earth 1 Uncommon 1,156
Staff of fire Staff of fire 1 Uncommon 1,641
Mithril scimitar Mithril scimitar 1 Uncommon 397
Mithril 2h sword Mithril 2h sword 1 Rare 1,232
Mithril warhammer Mithril warhammer 1 Uncommon 702
Mithril battleaxe Mithril battleaxe 1 Uncommon 710
Mithril mace Mithril mace 1 Uncommon 123
Mithril longsword Mithril longsword 1 Uncommon 520
Adamant scimitar Adamant scimitar 1 Rare 1,338
Adamant mace Adamant mace 1 Uncommon 641
Adamant sword Adamant sword 1 Uncommon 1,040
Adamant axe Adamant axe 1 Uncommon 834
Black spear Black spear 1 Uncommon 177
Black battleaxe Black battleaxe 1 Uncommon 511
Black 2h sword Black 2h sword 1 Uncommon 938


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Nature rune Nature rune Unknown Uncommon 210
Death rune Death rune Unknown Rare 208


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Ruby ring Ruby ring 1 Rare 1,076
Amulet of magic Amulet of magic 1 Uncommon 605


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 1–1,000 Common [1] Not sold
Swamp paste Swamp paste 25–40 Common [2] 2,275–3,640
Fine cloth Fine cloth 1 Common 3,354
Flamtaer bag Flamtaer bag 1 Common Not sold
Willow logs Willow logs Unknown Uncommon 17
Yew logs Yew logs Unknown Rare 205
Clue scroll (medium) Clue scroll (medium) 1 Rare Not sold
Flamtaer hammer Flamtaer hammer 1 Rare 6,578
  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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