The Kraken is a stronger and larger version of the cave kraken. It requires level 87 Slayer to kill. Located at the Kraken Cove, it can only be attacked if the player has cave krakens as a Slayer assignment, which also requires level 50 Magic. Along with their non-boss variants, they are the only monsters that drop the Kraken tentacle. In addition to the tentacle, the Kraken is the only monster to drop the Trident of the seas.
Like its smaller brethren, the Kraken is submerged underwater. To start the fight, the four whirlpools around it must be disturbed; this will release a level 112 Enormous Tentacle, which attacks with Magic. When all four whirlpools are disturbed, the larger one can be disturbed, which will result in the Kraken popping out. Both the Kraken and its tentacles attack with magic; the Kraken can hit very hard, but often misses, while the tentacles are much more accurate but deal less damage. The Kraken and its tentacles use Typeless Magic and as such Protect from Magic does not prevent or reduce any damage they deal to the player (nor does it reduce their accuracy). The Kraken's projectile resembles Fire Wave.
Players can create a Kraken instance for 25,000 coins. The player does not need to carry coins on them to create the instance. The player does need to be careful in the instance though, as it only holds one player (the creator), and any items you drop will be permanently lost upon exiting, including those if you die or disconnect. Also if you log out after paying the coins, you will be kicked out of the boss room and will have to pay again. Items intentionally dropped on the floor within the Kraken boss instance will remain on the floor for 30 minutes; however, items are still lost on death. Items dropped in the regular cave will disappear as normal.
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Pirate boots 1 Uncommon 285 Mystic water staff 1 Uncommon 25,144 Rune warhammer 1 Uncommon 24,832 Rune longsword 1 Uncommon 18,606 Mystic robe top (blue) 1 Uncommon 72,228 Mystic robe bottom (blue) 1 Uncommon 47,589 Trident of the seas (full) 1 Rare (1/512) 895,947
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Water rune 400 Common 1,600 Mist rune 100 Common 16,200 Chaos rune 250 Common 22,250 Death rune 150 Uncommon 30,450 Blood rune 60 Uncommon 22,020 Soul rune 50 Common 7,300
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Watermelon seed 24 Common 1,704 Torstol seed 2 Uncommon 116,770 Magic seed 1 Rare (1/128) 118,931
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Seaweed 125 (noted) Common 5,625 Battlestaff 10 (noted) Uncommon 81,610 Unpowered orb 50 (noted) Uncommon 4,200 Diamond 8 (noted) Uncommon 15,128 Oak plank 60 (noted) Uncommon 30,420 Runite bar 2 Uncommon 24,736 Raw shark 50 (noted) Uncommon (1/64) 36,600 Raw monkfish 100 (noted) Uncommon 35,700 Grimy snapdragon 6 (noted) Uncommon 50,430
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Coins 10,000–19,999 Common Not sold Shark 5 Common (7/128) 4,605 Edible seaweed 5 Common 85 Harpoon 1 Uncommon 121 Bucket 1 Uncommon 6 Sanfew serum(4) 2 Uncommon 61,788 Crystal key 1 Uncommon 21,748 Rusty sword 1 Uncommon Not sold Antidote++(4) 2 (noted) Uncommon 2,218 Dragonstone ring 1 Rare (1/128) 12,035 Kraken tentacle 1 Rare (1/300) 471,204 Clue scroll (elite) 1 Rare (1/500) Not sold Jar of dirt 1 Very rare (1/1,000) 6,561 Pet kraken 1 Very rare (1/3,000) Not sold
Rare drop table
In addition to the drops above, this monster also has access to the rare drop table.
Show/hide rare drop table Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Coins 3,000 Common Not sold Loop half of key 1 Common 10,307 Tooth half of key 1 Common 10,840 Chaos talisman 1 Common 505 Uncut sapphire 1 Common 455 Uncut emerald 1 Uncommon 679 Uncut ruby 1 Uncommon 1,249 Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 744 Steel arrow 150 Uncommon 4,800 Rune arrow 42 Uncommon 2,940 Rune javelin 5 Uncommon 875 Adamant javelin 20 Uncommon 1,220 Runite bar 1 Uncommon 12,368 Nature rune 67 Uncommon 14,539 Law rune 45 Uncommon 7,470 Death rune 45 Uncommon 9,135 Rune battleaxe 1 Uncommon 24,487 Rune 2h sword 1 Uncommon 37,758 Rune sq shield 1 Uncommon 22,459 Silver ore 100 (noted) Uncommon 7,000 Dragonstone 1 Uncommon 11,932 Uncut diamond 1 Rare 2,627 Dragon med helm 1 Rare 58,488 Rune kiteshield 1 Rare 32,015 Rune spear 1 Rare 11,933 Shield left half 1 Rare 65,697 Dragon spear 1 Rare 37,226
- Its examine text is a reference to Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest and its sequel At World's End, as well as the jar of dirt drop, and the abyssal tentacle.
- Upon release, the Kraken did not have an option to create an instance. This was added on an update on 19 March 2015.
- It uses the same in-game model as the Sea Troll Queen from the Swan Song quest, but recoloured.
- During the 2016 and 2017 Christmas event, the Kraken, along with its pet counterpart, could be seen wearing a Santa hat.
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