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Best PvM/Slayer Perks and Their Cheap Counterparts (Courtesy of #Hoobs and #Wh)

This channel states the combos and positions of perks on gear, for explanations of the perks check out #perk-info.

Starter Perks

Decent perks to start with, generally accepted as satisfactory.

Note: with 68 Invention + an Extreme Invention potion you can reasonably obtain all Starter Perks except Equilibrium 4 eq4, which is gated behind 86 Invention + an Extreme Invention potion

Weapon/Switches

seiswand augdrygoremacemh ascmh Main Hand - Precise 6

augseissing augdrygorerapieroh ascoh Off-hand - Equilibrium 4

vbook maceoh glaiveoh Flanking switch - Flanking 4

noxstaff noxscythe ecb Two Hand - Precise 6 + Equilibrium 4

ancientrepriser ancientlantern excal Planted Feet switch - Planted Feet

swh Statius' Warhammer - Aftershock 1

Armour/Shield

VirtusTop masterworkbody pernixbody Body - Biting 3 + Impatient 4

Virtusrobelegs masterworklegs PernixChaps Legs - Crackling 4 + Enhanced Devoted 4

Merciless malevkite vengeful Shield - Turtling 4

Advanced PvM Perks

Magic Armour and Shields Magic

elitetectbody Elite Tectonic Robe Top - Biting 4 X + Relentless 5 Crackling 4

elitetectlegs Elite Tectonic Robe Bottom - Impatient 4 X + Invigorating 4 X

barrowselitetectlegs Dyed Elite Tectonic Robe Bottom - Impatient 4 X + Enhanced Devoted 4

cryptbloombody Cryptbloom Top - Biting 4 X + Relentless 5 Crackling 4

cryptbloomlegs Cryptbloom Bottoms - Impatient 4 X + Invigorating 4 X

Merciless Merciless Kiteshield - Turtling 4

arcanespiritshield Arcane Spirit Shield - Lucky 4 Absorbative 2

kalphiterebounder Kalphite Rebounder - Equilibrium 4 Ruthless 3

Magic Weapons and Switches Magic

Note: If you do not want Ruthless 1, and will not be using Invigorating 4 on armour, you may switch staff perks with Aftershock 4 Invigorating 2 + Precise 6 Equilibrium 2

praeswand ‎ ‎Wand of the Praesul - Precise 6 Aftershock 1

Core ‎ ‎Imperium Core - Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2

sing / barrowscore Seismic Singularity or Dyed Imperium Core - Flanking 4 Equilibrium 1

soa Fractured Staff of Armadyl - Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2 + Precise 6 Ruthless 1

inquisitorstaff Inquisitor Staff - Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2 + Precise 6 Ruthless 1

ancientlantern Ancient Lantern - Planted Feet, or Caroming 4 Planted Feet

excal Enhanced Excalibur - Planted Feet

abyssalorb Abyssal Orb - Caroming 4 Equilibrium 2

Melee Armour and Shields melee

tmwbody / malevbody ‎ ‎Custom-fit TMW Platebody/Malevolent Cuirass - Biting 4 X + Relentless 5 Crackling 4

tmwlegs ‎ ‎/ malevlegs Custom-fit TMW Platelegs/Malevolent Greaves - Impatient 4 X + Enhanced Devoted 4

masterworklegs ‎ ‎/ barrowsmalevlegs MW Platelegs/Dyed Malevolent Greaves - Impatient 4 X + Invigorating 4 Mobile

malevkite Malevolent Kiteshield - Turtling 4

kalphitedefender ‎ ‎Kalphite Defender - Equilibrium 4 Ruthless 3

Melee Weapons and Switches melee

lengmh ‎ ‎Dark Shard of Leng - Precise 6 Aftershock 1

lengoh ‎ ‎Dark Sliver of Leng - Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2

rapieroh / khopeshoh ‎ ‎Off-Hand Drygore or Off-Hand Khopesh - Flanking 4 Equilibrium 1

zgs Zaros Godsword - Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2 + Precise 6 Ruthless 1

terramaul Terrasaur Maul - Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2 + Precise 6 Ruthless 1

noxscythe Noxious Scythe - Aftershock 4 Precise 2 + Equilibrium 4 Ruthless 3

masterworkspearofannihilation Masterwork Spear of Annihilation - Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2 + Precise 6 Lunging 1 (Can replace with Lunging 4 + Aftershock 4 if only using as switch)

Ranged Armour and Shields range

elitesirenicbody Elite Sirenic Hauberk - Biting 4 X + Relentless 5 Crackling 4

elitesireniclegs Elite Sirenic Chaps - Impatient 4 X + Enhanced Devoted 4 / Lucky 6 + X

vengeful Vengeful Kiteshield - Turtling 4

kalphiterepriser Kalphite Repriser - Equilibrium 4 Ruthless 3

ancientrepriser Ancient Repriser - Planted Feet

Ranged Weapons and Switches range

bbc Blightbound Crossbow - Precise 6 Aftershock 1

bbcoh Off-hand Blightbound Crossbow - ‎ ‎Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2

ascoh / barrowsbbcoh Off hand Ascension XBow or Off hand dyed Blightbound XBow - Caroming 4 Equilibrium 2

ascoh / barrowsbbcoh Off hand Ascension XBow or Off hand dyed Blightbound XBow - Flanking 4 Equilibrium 1

sgb Seren Godbow - Precise 6 Aftershock 1 + Equilibrium 4 Ruthless 3 (replace with Caroming 4 Equilibrium 2 if using black stone arrows)

ecb Eldritch Crossbow - Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2 + Precise 6 Ruthless 1 (Precise 6 Aftershock 1 + Caroming 4 Equilibrium 2 if using Greater Ricochet grico)

dbow Dark bow - ‎ ‎Precise 6 Aftershock 1 + Invigorating 4

hexhunterbow Hexhunter Bow - Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2 + Precise 6 Ruthless 1

excal Enhanced Excalibur - Planted Feet

Basic Armour/Shield Perk Combinations ancientarmourgizmo2

Cheap & Effective PvM Combos

Absorbative 4: 8 fungalcomp coins 432,085

Crackling 4: 4 vintagecomps 3 Explosivecomp (1/1.06 at 137 invention) coins 1,064,944

Relentless 3 Crackling 4: 4 vintagecomps 3 Explosivecomp (1/3.12 at 137 invention) coins 3,134,551

Biting 3 Cautious: (1/7.85 at 137 invention) 9 directcomp coins 5,911,675

Biting 3: (1/20.5 at 69 invention) 9 directcomp coins 14,659,675

Lucky 4 Absorbative 2: 5 silentcomp 4 fungalcomp (1/1.76 at 137 invention) coins 17,161,236

Turtling 4: (1/2.37 at 137 invention) 3 evasivecomp 6 historiccomps coins 792,519

Turtling 4 Ultimatums 4: 9 historiccomps (1/19.1 at 137 invention) coins 6,459,340

Impatient 4: 4 zamorakcomp 3 zaroscomp (1/1.05 at 137 invention) coins 13,515,201

Basic Weapon/Switches Perk Combinations ancientweapongizmo2

Cheap & Effective PvM Combos

Caroming 4: 7 shadowcomp coins 36,789,702

Equilibrium 4: 8 timeworncomps (1/1.01 at 137 invention) coins 614,494

Flanking 4: 9 Clockworkcomp (1/1.22 at 53 invention, do not boost)coins 5,463,679

Lunging 4: 6 averniccomp coins 12,248,875

Planted Feet: 2 cywircomp coins 40,388,566

Planted Feet Aftershock 1: 3 cywircomp ‎ ‎2 Ilujankancomp (Guaranteed above 101 invention, use a common weapon gizmo) coins 87,336,050 (d/a lvl 9 items), coins 78,659,955 (d/a lvl 9 refined legs)

Precise 6: 9 historiccomps (1/3 at 137 invention) coins 1,014,556

Clear Headed 4: 9 variablecomp (1/15.6 at 74 invention) coins 4,050,931

Maxed Armour Perk Combinations ancientarmourgizmo2

The Best Perks to the Overall PvM Experience

Biting 4: 7 Noxiouscomp 1 directcomp 1 bladeparts coins 74,634,087

Enhanced Devoted 4: 8 facetedcomp (1/1.38 at 137 invention) coins 964,060

Impatient 4 Devoted 4: 7 zamorakcomp ‎ ‎2 Saradomincomp (1/10.5 at 137 invention) coins 110,075,186

Relentless 5 Crackling 4: 8 vintagecomps (1/20.2 at 137 invention) coins 28,165,811

Note: These perks should be put on power and tank armour

Biting 4 X

Note: All Biting 4 combos are roughly 1/1.58 at 137 invention to give Biting 4 in some variety.

Biting 4: 7 Noxiouscomp 1 directcomp 1 bladeparts coins 74,634,087

Biting 4 Mobile: 7 Noxiouscomp 1 dextrouscomp 1 subtlecomp (1/3.03 at 137 invention) coins 226,141,284

Biting 4 Reflexes: 7 Noxiouscomp 1 dextrouscomp 1 harnessedcomp (1/1.9 at 137 invention) coins 141,804,765

Biting 4 Crystal Shield 1: 7 Noxiouscomp 2 facetedcomp (1/1.72 at 137 invention) coins 128,559,365

Biting 4 Lucky 1: 7 Noxiouscomp 1 fortunatecomp 1 silentcomp (1/1.91 at 137 invention) coins 149,180,910

Biting 4 Lucky 2: 7 Noxiouscomp 2 silentcomp (1/12.6 at 137 invention) coins 986,486,387

Biting 4 Dragon Slayer: 7 Noxiouscomp 2 dragonfirecomp (1/1.76 at 137 invention) coins 132,779,094

Biting 4 Undead Slayer: 7 Noxiouscomp 1 undeadcomp 1 livingcomp (1/2.02 at 137 invention) coins 155,246,610

Biting 4 Genocidal: 7 Noxiouscomp 2 bandoscomp (1/1.9 at 137 invention) coins 142,225,912

Impatient 4 X

Impatient 4 Devoted 2: 3 zaroscomp 4 zamorakcomp (1/1.76 at 137 invention) coins 22,654,051

Impatient 4 Devoted 4: 7 zamorakcomp 2 Saradomincomp(1/10.5 at 137 invention | Can replace 1 Zamorak component with Zaros) coins 110,075,186

Impatient 4 Mobile: 6 zaroscomp 1 zamorakcomp 1 subtlecomp 1 dextrouscomp (1/3.16 at 113 invention) coins 48,389,031

Impatient 4 Reflexes: 6 zaroscomp 1 zamorakcomp 1 dextrouscomp + 1 harnessedcomp (1/1.97 at 113 invention) coins 30,166,580

Impatient 4 Crystal Shield 1: 3 zaroscomp 4 zamorakcomp 2 facetedcomp (1/2.3 at 100 invention) coins 29,857,104

Impatient 4 Lucky 1/2: 6 zaroscomp 1 zamorakcomp 1 fortunatecomp 1 silentcomp (1/1.98 at 113 invention) coins 37,192,490 / coins 1,758,190,426

Impatient 4 Dragon Slayer: 6 zaroscomp 1 zamorakcomp 2 dragonfirecomp (1/1.82 at 113 invention) coins 29,341,248

Impatient 4 Undead Slayer: 6 zaroscomp 1 zamorakcomp 1 undeadcomp 1 livingcomp (1/2.09 at 113 invention) coins 36,645,338

Impatient 4 Genocidal: 6 zaroscomp 1 zamorakcomp 2 bandoscomp (1/2.22 at 113 invention) coins 34,486,902

Impatient 4 Hoarding: 1 zaroscomp 6 zamorakcomp 2 fortunatecomp (1/5.25 at 102 invention) coins 76,416,030

Note: The highest rates for the perks are listed.

Invigorating 4 X

Invigorating 4: 7 culinarycomp 1 organicparts 1 enhancingcomp 1/1.0008 at 137 invention coins 275,759

Invigorating 4 Mobile: 6 culinarycomp 1 oceaniccomp 1 dextrouscomp 1 subtlecomp (1/3.67 at 120 invention) coins 7,408,082

Invigorating 4 Reflexes: 6 culinarycomp 1 oceaniccomp 1 dextrouscomp 1 harnessedcomp (1/2.44 at 137 invention) coins 4,925,265

Invigorating 4 Crystal Shield 1: 6 oceaniccomp 1 culinarycomp 2 facetedcomp (1/1.15 at 137 invention | Must be input in same order as displayed) coins 12,561,060

Invigorating 4 Lucky 1/2: 6 oceaniccomp 1 culinarycomp 1 fortunatecomp 1 silentcomp (1/1.28 at 137 invention) coins 18,283,561 / coins 639,924,645

Invigorating 4 Dragon Slayer: 4 oceaniccomp 2 culinarycomp 2 enhancingcomp 1 dragonfirecomp (1/1.21 at 137 invention) coins 9,316,358

Invigorating 4 Undead Slayer: 6 oceaniccomp 1 culinarycomp 1 undeadcomp 1 livingcomp (1/1.35 at 137 invention) coins 17,595,362

Invigorating 4 Genocidal: 5 oceaniccomp 2 culinarycomp 2 bandoscomp (1/1.27 at 137 invention) coins 11,780,153

Invigorating 4 Hoarding: 6 oceaniccomp 1 culinarycomp 1 fortunatecomp 1 piouscomp (1/3.15 at 137 invention) coins 39,232,590

Note: The highest rates for the perks are listed.

Maxed Weapon/Switches Perk Combinations ancientweapongizmo2

The Best Damage Perks

Aftershock 4 Equilibrium 2: 6 Ilujankancomp 3 timeworncomps (1/3.38 at 137 invention) coins 272,597,176 (d/a lvl 9 items), coins 184,621,572 (d/a lvl 9 refined legs)

Note: This combo is 1/1.17 at 137 invention to give Aftershock 4 in some variety.

Aftershock 4 Invigorating 2: 6 Ilujankancomp 2 oceaniccomp 1 culinarycomp (1/2.19 at 137 invention) coins 184,041,093 (d/a lvl 9 items), coins 127,039,148 (d/a lvl 9 refined legs)

Aftershock 4 Precise 2: 6 Ilujankancomp 2 Armadylcomp 1 historiccomps (1/1.83 at 137 invention) coins 162,019,108 (d/a lvl 9 items), coins 114,387,347 (d/a lvl 9 refined legs)

Caroming 4 Equilibrium 2: 6 shadowcomp 3 timeworncomps (1/3.38 at 137 invention) coins 104,048,012

Equilibrium 4 Ruthless 3: 8 timeworncomps (1/19.2 at 137 invention) coins 11,681,462

Flanking 4 Equilibrium 1: 5 Clockworkcomp 4 precisecomp (1/20.6 at 134/135 invention) coins 55,525,550

Flanking 4 Equilibrium 2: 3 Clockworkcomp 6 precisecomp (1/327 at 137 invention) coins 579,238,874

Lunging 4 Equilibrium 2: 6 averniccomp 3 timeworncomps (1/3.26 at 137 invention) coins 40,357,661

Precise 6 Aftershock 1: 2 Ilujankancomp 7 Armadylcomp (1/1.67 at 137 invention) coins 91,912,604 (d/a lvl 9 items), coins 77,423,526 (d/a lvl 9 refined legs)

Precise 6 Equilibrium 2: 3 historiccomps 6 precisecomp (1/585 at 137 invention) coins 228,906,279

Precise 6 Equilibrium 2: 1 timeworncomps 3 precisecomp 5 Armadylcomp (1/47.6 at 137 invention) coins 967,272,311.

Precise 6 Equilibrium 1: 5 Armadylcomp 4 precisecomp (1/2.18 at 137 invention) coins 44,263,092

Precise 5 Equilibrium 2: 3 historiccomps 6 precisecomp (1/20.4 at 137 invention) coins 7,982,373

Precise 6 Ruthless 1: 2 timeworncomps 7 Armadylcomp (1/1.77 at 137 invention) coins 50,217,503

Alternatives to Mentioned Perks

ancientarmourgizmo2 Biting 2 X

Can be used in replacement of Biting 4, until you're able to afford the latter. Use common armour gizmos for these unless told otherwise.

Biting 2: 5 directcomp ‎ ‎(1/2.23 at 34/35 invention)

Biting 2 Reflexes: 4 directcomp 1 harnessedcomp (1/5.22 at 120 and 137 invention)

Biting 2 Mobile: 4 directcomp 1 subtlecomp (1/14.3 at 120 and 137 | Do not put subtle in the middle)

Biting 2 Mobile: 4 directcomp 1 dextrouscomp (1/15.1 at 120 and 137 | Do not put dexterous in the middle)

Biting 2 Genocidal: 3 directcomp 2 bandoscomp ‎ ‎(1/13.8 at 137 invention)

Biting 2 Venomblood: 3 directcomp 2 healthycomp (1/29.5 at 120 and 137 invention | Do not put healthy in the middle)

Biting 2 Venomblood: 6 directcomp 3 healthycomp (1/1.72 at 120 and 137 invention | Do not put healthy in the middle | Use ancient gizmo)

Slayer Perks ancientarmourgizmo2

General Perks for Slayer

Note: These perks use common armour gizmos. Check out PvME's slayer guide in #overview-of-slayer.

Dragon Slayer Undead Slayer: 1 baseparts 1 dragonfirecomp 1 livingcomp 1 enhancingcomp 1 undeadcomp (Guaranteed | Must be input in same order as displayed)

Dragon Slayer Demon Slayer: 3 dextrouscomp 2 dragonfirecomp (Do not place dragonfire in middle)

Demon Slayer Undead Slayer: 4 dextrouscomp 1 undeadcomp (1/1.67 | Do not put undead in the middle)

Genocidal Dragon Slayer: 2 dragonfirecomp 1 bandoscomp powerfulcomp (1/1.34 | bandos in middle powerful on top)

Genocidal Demon Slayer: 1 bandoscomp 1 powerfulcomp 2 dextrouscomp 1 clearparts (1/1.71 at 120 and 137 invention | bandos in middle powerful on top clear on bottom)

Genocidal Undead Slayer: 1 powerfulcomp 1 bandoscomp 1 undeadcomp 1 crystalparts / livingcomp (1/1.04 | powerful in middle bandos on top undead on left)

Specialized Perks

Not Your Everyday Perks

Turtling 3 Taunting: 2 knightlycomp 1 historiccomps 6 evasivecomp (1/7.53 at 137 invention) coins 2,021,040

Turtling 4 Mobile: 7 historiccomps 1 dextrouscomp 1 subtlecomp (1/659 at 90/91 invention) coins 228,407,871

Equilibrium 4 Mobile: 7 timeworncomps 1 dextrouscomp 1 subtlecomp (1/3.44 at 137 invention) coins 1,942,973

Equilibrium 4 Planted Feet: 3 cywircomp 6 timeworncomps (1/15.2 at 126/127 invention) coins 238,820,874

Caroming 4 Planted Feet: 6 shadowcomp 3 cywircomp (1/1.89 at 137 invention) coins 87,138,232

Caroming 4 Precise 2: 6 shadowcomp 3 Armadylcomp (1/1.83 at 137 invention) coins 78,073,671

Aftershock 4 Planted Feet: 6 Ilujankancomp 3 cywircomp (1/1.89 at 137 invention) coins 181,386,137 (d/a lvl 9 items), coins 132,192,678 (d/a lvl 9 refined legs)

Aftershock 3 Ruthless 2: 5 Ilujankancomp 4 timeworncomps (1/2.79 at 137 invention) coins 187,814,551 (d/a lvl 9 items), coins 127,298,789 (d/a lvl 9 refined legs)

Energising 4 Invigorating 3: 9 enhancingcomp (1/74.2 at 137 invention) coins 31,927,697

Lucky 6 Absorbative 1: 7 silentcomp 2 fungalcomp (1/1.67 at 137 invention) coins 22,105,416

Lucky 6 Hoarding: 6 silentcomp 2 fortunatecomp 1 piouscomp(1/2.03 at 137 invention) coins 29,473,253

Mobile Planted Feet: 1 connectorparts 4 dextrouscomp 4 cywircomp coins 20,862,641

Precise 6 Lunging 1: 2 averniccomp 7 Armadylcomp (1/1.67 at 137 invention) coins 53,475,090

Perk Calculator

If you wish to test your own perk combinations you can use the wiki calc

https://runescape.wiki/w/Calculator:Perks

Item Levelling Guide

The fastest and most efficient way to quickly level up your items (Courtesy of #Andy - Base Tank):

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oy0IZCZWTn0

Note: Use 8 serencomp 1 piouscomp (1/1.08 at 120 invention) for Enlightened 4, instead of 8 serencomp as mentioned in the video

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Starter Perks
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Advanced PvM Perks
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Basic Armour Perk Combinations
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Basic Weapon Perk Combinations
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Maxed Armour Perk Combinations
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Maxed Weapon Perk Combinations
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Alternative Perks
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Slayer Perks
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Specialized Perks
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Perk Calculator
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Item levelling Guide
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