Shortbow.pngOak shortbow.pngWillow shortbow.pngMaple shortbow.pngYew shortbow.pngMagic shortbow.png
Ammunition Arrows
Two handed? Yes
Speed Monster attack speed 6.gif
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Shortbows are two-handed Ranged weapons that fire arrows. They fire faster than longbows but have a shorter range.

The attack range of all shortbows is 7 spaces, and 9 when using longrange.

Combat styles

CombatStyles bow.png Combat style Experience Boosts
Accurate Ranged and Hitpoints Accuracy and damage
Rapid Ranged and Hitpoints Attack speed by 1 tick
Longrange Ranged, Hitpoints and Defence Attack range by 2 squares

Standard shortbows

Item Attack Bonuses Defence Bonuses Other
White dagger.png White scimitar.png White warhammer.png Magic icon.png Ranged icon.png White dagger.png White scimitar.png White warhammer.png Magic icon.png Ranged icon.png Strength icon.png Ranged Strength icon.png Magic Damage icon.png Prayer icon.png
Shortbow.png Shortbow 0 0 0 0 +8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0
Oak shortbow.png Oak shortbow 0 0 0 0 +14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0
Willow shortbow.png Willow shortbow 0 0 0 0 +20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0
Maple shortbow.png Maple shortbow 0 0 0 0 +29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0
Yew shortbow.png Yew shortbow 0 0 0 0 +47 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0
Magic shortbow.png Magic shortbow 0 0 0 0 +69 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0

Other shortbows

Item Attack Bonuses Defence Bonuses Other
White dagger.png White scimitar.png White warhammer.png Magic icon.png Ranged icon.png White dagger.png White scimitar.png White warhammer.png Magic icon.png Ranged icon.png Strength icon.png Ranged Strength icon.png Magic Damage icon.png Prayer icon.png
Cursed goblin bow.png Cursed goblin bow 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0
Training bow.png Training bow 0 0 0 0 +8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0
Magic shortbow (i).png Magic shortbow (i) 0 0 0 0 +75 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0

See also

  • Bows (arrows up to information)
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