Magical melee (also known as magic-based melee) attacks are distinguished by a unique set of characteristics.

Protection: Prayer method Prayer icon Defence and armour method Defence icon
Attack acts like Melee Attack iconStrength iconProtect from Melee Magic Magic icon → Defend against magic, with e.g., Dragonhide (Black d'hide body)
More info Having a high Prayer bonus will help Magical Defence is based on 70% of your Magic level and 30% on your Defence
Magic defence icon = 70%Magic icon & 30% Defence icon

Note: Certain special attacks of melee weapons can deal a magical-melee attack (the Saradomin sword for example).

List of monsters that use magical-melee

See also

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