OSRS Cockatrice Guide

Cockatrice are a low level slayer monster. They require a minimum slayer level of 25 to damage. Similar to the Basilisk, a mirror shield or V’s shield is required when fighting these monsters. If you do not have the necessary protection they will reduce your combat stats every hit.

Cockatrice are commonly assigned by low to mid tier masters such as Mazchna, Vannaka and Chaeldar.

Where to kill Cockatrice in OSRS?

Cockatrice can be found in the Fremennik Slayer Cave. This is the only place in the game you can currently find these monsters. The fastest methods of reaching this area include:

  • Fairy Ring code A-J-R
  • Rellekka teleport and run east.
  • Use the Eagle transport system then run south.
osrs cockatrice location
Fremennik Dungeon – Cockatrice location

Cockatrice Gear Setup

Finding the most optimal gear to use when killing Cockatrice in OSRS is important. Players are required to use a protective shield, either V’s Shield or the Mirror Shield, for this reason melee combat is advised, example setups can be seen below.

Max Melee

OSRS Cockatrice Max Gear
Example Max Setup

Mid-tier Melee

OSRS Cockatrice mid-tier Gear
Example Mid-Tier Setup

Budget Melee

OSRS Cockatrice Budget Gear
Example Budget Setup

Cockatrice FAQs

Below is some of the most frequently asked questions by players in osrs looking to kill Cockatrice for the first time.

What are Cockatrice weak to?

Cockatrice are weakest to crush attacks. However, they are a low-level monster anyway, so don’t expect a difficult fight when killing cockatrice.

Can they be safe spotted?

Yes, Cockatrice can be safe spotted effectively. However, their stat reducing affect can not be prevented, even when in safe spot. So, ensure you have your V’s shield or mirror shield equipped at all times.

OSRS Cockatrice Safe Spot
Cockatrice Safe Spot

Can you cannon Cockatrice?

No, you can not use a dwarf cannon to kill Cockatrice. This is because they can only be found in the Fremennik Slayer Dungeon. This area does not allow the use of a cannon.

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