•  Wooden spoon Under distress, despite what people say, knife can fail really, really, really horribly. Slash bonus Notes Warrior helm +5 Requires 45 and completion of The Fremennik Trials.The fighter hat from Barbarian Assault gives the same slash attack bonus, increases stab and crush attack, and also requires 45 , but has lower Defence bonuses. •  Darklight •  Excalibur 20,000 coins 7.2k. They can deal slightly higher hits than swords, but less than longswords. Drop •  Dragon, Bronze For example fire giant presumably would be weak to water spells and metal armoured monsters weak to magic. •  Mithril Examine In short, scimitars have better DPS against most monsters than longswords and are better suited for PvM and training melee stats. It gets more complicated as other factors come into play, such as enemy's defence bonuses, the player's Attack and Strength levels, and the player's attack bonuses from other gear. A stub is an article which does not cover all information. Treasonous ring Old School RuneScape Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. https://twitter.com/jagexash/status/938085823244853248, https://oldschoolrunescape.fandom.com/wiki/Weakness?oldid=8690940. +0 •  Steel •  White +0 However, scimitars have an attack speed of 6 while longswords have an attack speed of 5. •  Iron 1 decade ago. Detailed •  Rune •  Black Unknown •  Dragon If a monster has a weakness to a particular style of attack, this will not affect the potential max hit that can be dealt to it, rather the chance of the monster blocking will be decreased. •  Black •  Black •  Fremennik It is the only ring that gives a stab bonus. +0 •  Steel Longswords have slightly higher strength bonuses than their scimitar counterpart, which gives them an additional +1 to the maximum hit. •  Iron Old School RuneScape Wiki is a FANDOM Games Community. 6 comments. Whatever a monster's weakness is, is the best possible style of combat with which to approach the fight. •  White •  Mithril +0 Drop Rate •  White decorative •  Dragon (or), Bronze The scimitar and longsword are very similar weapons as they are both slash weapons and have nearly the same attack bonus for slash. +0% 26 June 2014 (Update) •  Rune +0 Amulet of torture +15 The Amulet of glory gives a +10 bonus, but is significantly cheaper. Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. 0 1. Not sold •  Iron Take your favorite fandoms with you and never miss a beat. +4 •  Mithril •  Granite This makes them better to use than the longsword in most situations. players from the past. Yes •  Katana Stab or Slash at abyssal sire w/ arclight? However, every other style of the same class is also effective. •  Harry's cutlass •  Black Does ardy 4 affect dds special attack accuracy? •  Silverlight If a monster is weak to a particular style, that style will be more effective than other styles. List, Opal •  Gold •  Jade •  Topaz •  Sapphire •  Emerald •  Ruby •  Diamond •  Dragonstone •  Onyx •  Zenyte, Pursuit •  Returning •  Efaritay's aid •  Recoil •  Dueling •  Forging •  Life •  Wealth (imbued) •  Stone •  Suffering (imbued), Archers (imbued) •  Berserker (imbued) •  Seers (imbued) •  Warrior (imbued), Treasonous (imbued) •  Tyrannical (imbued) •  Ring of the gods (imbued), Beacon •  Charos (activated) •  Granite (imbued) •  Lunar •  'Perfect' •  Slayer (eternal) •  Stolen garnet •  Visibility.