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 390
Black chainbody Black chainbody 1 Uncommon 1,715
Black kiteshield Black kiteshield 1 Uncommon 916
Black sq shield Black sq shield 1 Uncommon 471
Black platelegs Black platelegs 1 Uncommon 1,308
Black plateskirt Black plateskirt 1 Uncommon 1,085
Black full helm Black full helm 1 Common 644
Mithril kiteshield Mithril kiteshield 1 Uncommon 1,050
Mithril sq shield Mithril sq shield 1 Uncommon 670
Mithril full helm Mithril full helm 1 Uncommon 612
Mithril platelegs Mithril platelegs 1 Rare 1,249
Mithril plateskirt Mithril plateskirt 1 Rare 1,294
Mithril chainbody Mithril chainbody 1 Uncommon 902
Adamant med helm Adamant med helm 1 Rare 910


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Staff of air Staff of air 1 Uncommon 1,750
Staff of water Staff of water 1 Uncommon 1,653
Staff of earth Staff of earth 1 Uncommon 928
Staff of fire Staff of fire 1 Uncommon 1,263
Mithril scimitar Mithril scimitar 1 Uncommon 412
Mithril 2h sword Mithril 2h sword 1 Rare 1,209
Mithril warhammer Mithril warhammer 1 Uncommon 677
Mithril battleaxe Mithril battleaxe 1 Uncommon 704
Mithril mace Mithril mace 1 Uncommon 116
Mithril longsword Mithril longsword 1 Uncommon 548
Adamant scimitar Adamant scimitar 1 Rare 1,523
Adamant mace Adamant mace 1 Uncommon 626
Adamant sword Adamant sword 1 Uncommon 1,032
Adamant axe Adamant axe 1 Uncommon 755
Black spear Black spear 1 Uncommon 134
Black battleaxe Black battleaxe 1 Uncommon 474
Black 2h sword Black 2h sword 1 Uncommon 916


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Nature rune Nature rune Unknown Uncommon 221
Death rune Death rune Unknown Rare 202


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Ruby ring Ruby ring 1 Rare 1,071
Amulet of magic Amulet of magic 1 Uncommon 799


Item Quantity Rarity GE market price
Coins 1000 Coins 1–1,000 Common [1] Not sold
Swamp paste Swamp paste 25–40 Common [2] 1,975–3,160
Fine cloth Fine cloth 1 Common 1,804
Flamtaer bag Flamtaer bag 1 Common Not sold
Willow logs Willow logs Unknown Uncommon 20
Yew logs Yew logs Unknown Rare 165
Clue scroll (medium) Clue scroll (medium) 1 Rare Not sold
Flamtaer hammer Flamtaer hammer 1 Rare 5,474
  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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