OSRS Abyssal Demon Guide

The Abyssal Demon is one of Runescapes strongest demonic monsters. They require a slayer level of 85 to be damaged and are known for their iconic unique drops the Abyssal Whip and Abyssal Dagger. It is possible to burst/barrage Abyssal Demons, making them a very efficient task for slayer experience.

Additionally, players with an Abyssal Demon task can opt to take on the Abyssal Sire instead. Sire is a high-level slayer boss, presenting a more complex fighting experience than a regular abby demon task. To learn more about Sire, you can check out our Abyssal Sire guide here.

Where to kill Abyssal Demons in OSRS?

Abyssal Demons can be killed in many locations around osrs, this includes:

The most efficient way to kill abyssal demons is by bursting them in multi-combat. For this the best location to do this at is the Catacombs of Kourend. Below is a map of where they are located within the Catacombs.

Abyssal Demons Gear Setup

Finding the most optimal gear to use when killing Abyssal Demons in OSRS is important. Helping to increase your kills per hour and reduce supply costs. Either Melee or Magic combat is recommended here. Melee is more appropriate for players looking to afk or relax through the task. While barraging with a magic setup in the Catacombs can provide the fastest slayer experience.

Melee Gear Setups

Max Melee

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Example Max Setup

Mid-tier Melee

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Example Mid-Tier Setup

Budget Melee

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Example Budget Setup

Magic Gear Setups

Max Mage

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Example Max Setup

Mid-tier Mage

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Example Mid-Tier Setup

Budget Mage

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Example Budget Setup

Abyssal Demons Guide FAQs

Below is some of the most frequently asked questions by players looking to kill Abyssal Demons for the first time.

Is it worth killing Abyssal demons?

Yes, bursting or barraging Abyssal Demons is some of the best slayer experience in the game. The cost of runes is also offset by the profit made from Abyssal Whip drops. Alternatively, if players wish to afk with melee then the Whip drops will provide consistent profit over a long time.

We hope this OSRS Abyssal Demons guide has convinced you that you should try these monsters out on your next slayer assignment!

What are Abyssal Demons weak against?

Abyssal Demons are weak to the Arclight. If using melee and you have this weapon it is advised to bring.

Where do I cannon abyssal demons?

Abyssal Demons can only be cannoned in the Wilderness Slayer Cave. But, due to the active risk of PKers its generally not worth killing them here. Unless you are specifically on a wilderness slayer task.

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