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Combat Styles

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This article is about an interface that was removed with the introduction of the Evolution of Combat. For the interface that replaces it in Legacy mode, see Melee Abilities.

The Combat Styles allows the player to alter how they attack other players and NPCs in the game. The combat style selected determines the experience gained, the type of damage inflicted and the effectiveness of the attack.

Hovering over a style provides the following information:

  • Style of Attack (Accurate, Aggressive, Defensive, Controlled)
  • Method of Attack (Ranged, Magic, Slash, Stab, Crush,
  • Experience Gained (Attack XP, Strength XP, Defence XP, Magic XP, Ranged XP)

Different monsters have different weaknesses.


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