Chaos rune
File:Chaos Rune.png
Members? No
Quest items? No
Tradeable? Yes
Stackable? Yes
Examine text It's a chaos rune.
Chaos runes are used in the Magic skill for many spells in the Ancient spellbook, and in the Standard spellbook.


  • Chaos runes are dropped by a large amount of monsters, see the Drop list for more information.
  • Buying them off other players, see the Market for the current price.
  • Buying them from Zaff
  • Chaos runes can be made with the Runecrafting skill using the teleport at the Abyss
  • They are received as a fairly common loot from the Barrows chest.


Chaos runes are needed in certain combat spells and some other non-combat spells.

Spells Spellbook
Wind Bolt Standard
Water Bolt Standard
Earth Bolt Standard
Fire Bolt Standard
Crumble Undead Standard
Teleport Block Standard
Smoke Rush Ancient
Shadow Rush Ancient
Blood Rush Ancient
Ice Rush Ancient
Miasmic Rush Ancient
Smoke Burst Ancient
Shadow Burst Ancient
Blood Burst Ancient
Ice Burst Ancient
Miasmic Burst Ancient


  • Some Magic spells that use the Chaos rune currently do not work. It is not known if these spells will ever be fixed.