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 279 Mystic water staff 1 Uncommon 25,138 Rune warhammer 1 Uncommon 25,073 Rune longsword 1 Uncommon 18,721 Mystic robe top (blue) 1 Uncommon 71,525 Mystic robe bottom (blue) 1 Uncommon 47,671 Trident of the seas (full) 1 Rare (1/512) 892,613
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Water rune 400 Common 1,600 Mist rune 100 Common 9,700 Chaos rune 250 Common 18,500 Death rune 150 Uncommon 32,250 Blood rune 60 Uncommon 20,520 Soul rune 50 Common 7,300
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Watermelon seed 24 Common 2,376 Torstol seed 2 Uncommon 105,012 Magic seed 1 Rare (1/128) 115,505
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Seaweed 125 (noted) Common 6,375 Battlestaff 10 (noted) Uncommon 82,210 Unpowered orb 50 (noted) Uncommon 3,550 Diamond 8 (noted) Uncommon 15,392 Oak plank 60 (noted) Uncommon 24,180 Runite bar 2 Uncommon 24,892 Raw shark 50 (noted) Uncommon (1/64) 32,500 Raw monkfish 100 (noted) Uncommon 32,600 Grimy snapdragon 6 (noted) Uncommon 52,764
Item Quantity Rarity GE market price Coins 10,000–19,999 Common Not sold Shark 5 Common (7/128) 3,900 Edible seaweed 5 Common 150 Harpoon 1 Uncommon 224 Bucket 1 Uncommon 7 Sanfew serum(4) 2 Uncommon 35,548 Crystal key 1 Uncommon 19,810 Rusty sword 1 Uncommon Not sold Antidote++(4) 2 (noted) Uncommon 842 Dragonstone ring 1 Rare (1/128) 11,337 Kraken tentacle 1 Rare (1/300) 554,993 Clue scroll (elite) 1 Rare (1/500) Not sold Jar of dirt 1 Very rare (1/1,000) 7,863 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 9,686 Tooth half of key 1 Common 9,686 Chaos talisman 1 Common 445 Uncut sapphire 1 Common 551 Uncut emerald 1 Uncommon 735 Uncut ruby 1 Uncommon 1,348 Nature talisman 1 Uncommon 688 Steel arrow 150 Uncommon 4,800 Rune arrow 42 Uncommon 2,562 Rune javelin 5 Uncommon 830 Adamant javelin 20 Uncommon 1,200 Runite bar 1 Uncommon 12,446 Nature rune 67 Uncommon 14,271 Law rune 45 Uncommon 7,200 Death rune 45 Uncommon 9,675 Rune battleaxe 1 Uncommon 24,548 Rune 2h sword 1 Uncommon 37,868 Rune sq shield 1 Uncommon 22,585 Silver ore 100 (noted) Uncommon 5,700 Dragonstone 1 Uncommon 11,356 Uncut diamond 1 Rare 2,767 Dragon med helm 1 Rare 59,142 Rune kiteshield 1 Rare 32,141 Rune spear 1 Rare 11,984 Shield left half 1 Rare 65,427 Dragon spear 1 Rare 37,090
- 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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