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Combat Academy

Combat Academy
Combat Academy

Lady Deathknell is running a combat tutorial in Lumbridge and wishes to use you as her assistant. The tutorial runs through the basics of combat, to exploiting enemy weaknesses and finally through to abilities.

Getting There

Image:combat academy.png The Combat Academy is in the north of Lumbridge, at the fork in the road. You can get there by using the teleport provided by the combat academy stone, or by using the Lumbridge Home Teleport spell and following the path north.

Points of Interest

Combat Academy Points of Interest
Combat Academy Points of Interest
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Lady Deathknell
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Magic equipment
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Ranged equipment
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Melee equipment
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Training dummy dispenser
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Training dummy

Lessons

Getting a rank in the Combat Academy
Getting a rank in the Combat Academy

There are 7 lessons to go through. Completing these will increase your knowledge of combat and provide an XP reward depending on the rank you achieve.

Each lesson has three rankings that you can be awarded with, depending on how well you did. The ranks are champion, hero and legend with legend being the best rank you can achieve and champion the lowest.

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Introduction to Combat Kill the skeleton. Kill the skeleton without too many prompts from Lady Deathknell. Kill the skeleton with few or no prompts from Lady Deathknell.
Combat Styles Attack the training dummy, rarely or never choosing the correct style. Attack the training dummy, choosing the correct style most of the time. Attack the training dummy, choosing the correct style all of the time.
The Combat Triangle Attack the skeletons, rarely or never choosing the weakest skeleton. Attack the weakest skeleton most of the time Attack the weakest skeleton first time most of the time.
Targeting, Enemy Weaknesses and Damage Types Attack a skeleton, rarely or never picking the skeleton that is naturally weak to the weapon provided. Attack the skeleton that is naturally weak to the weapon provided some of the time. Attack the skeleton that is naturally weak to the weapon provided most of the time.
Using the Ability Bar and Basic Abilities Kill all the skeletons. Kill all the skeletons and use an ability. Kill all the skeletons while using multiple abilities from the action bar.
Adrenaline, Threshold Abilities and Ultimate Abilities Kill the skeletal juggernaut. Kill the skeletal juggernaut and use a threshold or an ultimate ability. Kill the skeletal juggernaut and use a threshold and an ultimate ability.
Ability Effects Kill all the skeletons. Kill all the skeletons using an ability effect. Kill all the skeletons using multiple ability effects.

Rewards

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Rewards can be claimed by right-clicking Lady Deathknell and choosing 'start training' to bring up the training interface. Any blue coloured icon - symbolising that you have completed that lesson at that rank - that does not have a green tick next to it is a reward that you have yet to claim. Right-click a rank icon and choose 'claim reward'. The reward book for that rank and lesson will then be sent to your inventory.

Reward books offer XP in a number of combat related skills and you will be asked to choose which skill you would like the XP spent in.


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