The Slayer helm can be constructed, combining the properties of earmuffs, a nosepeg, a facemask, a spiny helmet, a black mask and a Slayer gem. Slayer helms can be imbued at Nightmare Zone; alternatively, if an imbued black mask is used to construct the helm, the helm will automatically be imbued.
Players can cancel or block unwanted assignments by spending reward points.
Slayer Masters now sell broad crossbow bolts in exchange for reward points.
Fletchers can make broad-headed bolts and arrows, using ingredients purchased from the Slayer Masters' shops. This ability must be unlocked by spending reward points.
Crafters can convert their Slayer gems into Slayer rings, giving them 8 teleport charges to visit useful Slayer sites. This ability must be unlocked by spending reward points.
Nieve, the new Slayer Master, now appears on the Contact NPC spell on the Lunar spellbook.
Apart from the Slayer updates, the following updates have also been released:
Vials, feathers and bait are now available in packs of 100 from the shops that sell those items.
The cursed bow no longer works in the Wilderness or on PvP worlds.
The tooltip on the combat interface for spiked weapons, such as the Anchor, will now correctly state that the Aggressive stance gives Strength XP. A typo had led to it claiming that the weapon gave Controlled XP.
The bank in Lletya has had a navigation error fixed.
The Evil Twin random event now pauses your prayer points from draining while you're in the event.
When you fail to identify a herb because your Herblore level is too low, the message no longer refers to cleaning.
The Christmas theme has been removed from the login screen, but the holiday event remains open.