Top Ten Hardest Runescape Quests


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While Guthix Sleeps
hardest quest ever really long 2 took me a day and a half and all tho's skills and requirments are hard work 2 get but it is worth it cause its fun and good rewards
I think this quest is very irritating. I could barely finish this quest. Well I didn't even finish it. Guess what... I'm very lazy.
Very Long But Enjoyable Quest With Excellent Story Line. Balance Elemental Was A Fairly Hard Boss and If You Don't Have Super Restores You Are Guarenteed to Fail. Completely worth the Rewards though.
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2Summer's End
At the moment, I'm quite stuck on it :/. Spirit of summer gave little to no preperation for it. I have 191 quest points, and although I've done many quests, the parts with the spirit beast make it very challanging, and a real members quest if I've ever saw one
I found this much harder than WGS, plus the whole quest is based in the wild and I'm a rev magnet so I died a lot more than I should have
The stupid boss monster in this quest was RIDICULOUSLY hard. Way harder for me than While Guthix Sleeps was. I'd rather do WGS 10 times over than do this quest again.
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3Sheep Herder
Gotta love how this is up there with the likes of While Guthix Sleeps and Desert Treasure, aha. That atrociously horrendous quest design. Enough said.
"S***! " are the only words coming out of my mouth during this quest it was a huge pain! And once I got the sheep to the fence they said "baa" and ran away it was terrible, not even worth the 4 quests points you get for completing the quest.
Definitely the hardest quest in the entire game. Just the way you have to herd those sheep! It is terrible how they put you through that misery! D:
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4Mourning's End pt 1+2
M. E. Pt. 1 and 2, especially are extremely irritating. For 1, it's mostly dyeing the sheep, but all of part 2 is one massive puzzle, and on top of that, you have monsters who hit frequent 100 hits on you everywhere. It's most certainly a very difficult quest.
Holy cow.. The puzzles.. Not only did you have to constantly defend from shades, you also had a hell agility course where if you fell, you pretty much had to start all over. So glad I finally finished.
The rest of the quests here are jokes, the real hardest after this one would be Elemental Workshop 3, it's literally hours of solving a puzzle ugh
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5Monkey Madness
The underground dungeon in this quest makes it living hell. IF YOU FORGET TO PRAY MELEE (which I have done once) YOU WILL DIE LESS THAN 3 SECONDS OF ZOMBIE MONKEYS HITTING YOU! The agony and long spent hours doing meaningless tasks in this quest are legendary.
poison spiders, monkey rangers, gorrillas that beat you back in jail, skeleton things... they all killed me once, wich made this a really annoying quest
so frustrating, long and boring! not too bad after the monkey talisman but I wouldent do this quest souly for dragon scimitar!
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6Desert Treasure
I've done this and monkey madness in my opinion the we're both extremely hard and frustrating but I did mm at level 64 I think and dt at 80 but overall it took me 8 hours for dt spread into three days and mm only took me 5 hours spread into 2 days
why the hek is sheep herder in front of this lol?. all you have to do is poke sheep not that hard. this toke so long and I've done monkey madness at level 50-70 combat. it toke so long to kill the ice boss.


Some parts of the quest were near suicidal, the bosses were hard and irritating, and the pyramid bit at the end was based on luck to get through, which was the most annoying of all.
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7Tutorial Island
I could never cook those shrimps nicely, and then the fire stopped burning. The most annoying thing ever. Also there was the bread! It took forever and ever to make, and then it got burnt! I must have smashed quite a few keyboards to pieces during that one!
Hard quest just because we all did it when we were 9 and never read the instructions on what to do, so I would spend 20 mins making fires and trying to move on w/o making that damn shrimp.

Guys your suppose to vote this, I mean. Everything about it is hard! Reading those orders that you are told to do... Never again
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8Nomad's Requiem
This is way harder than all the other quests in front of this, nomad is one tough son of a b*tch!
Strongest quest boss in runescape, hits 200ish + special attacks which can easily kill you in one hit
This is the only one I haven't completed so it must be the most difficult.
You must have a BoB and super restores too defeat Nomad
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9Recipe For Disaster

so freaking long I still can't get the first part

10Underground Pass
Most annoying quest I've done so far I fell literally a 100 times and every 3 times I fell I had to rest because those Dam soulless beings and I was saving my good food expecting a hard boss cite but nope I ran in and ended it in like 2 seconds so annoying yes but hard no
Remember this from back in the days as the hardest one.. I got lots of levels and qpointd sins then, but stil think its the hardest boss fight
Ugh, this quest is infuriating. It just takes so long, and it all takes place in the same dungeon.
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The Contenders

11Legends Quest


the agility is not fun to get


I hate falling off the bridge and having to go all the way back... plus I died by stupid traps and lost my fire cape

Stupid cave. i dont want to go through it every time

13Ritual of the Mahjarrat
What? This is a new quest, But I have seen The guide, Whoa! This Quest Breaks your God Damn Life!

14Elemental Workshop III
This quest is difficult or the most difficult because of the puzzle that takes nearly an hour to finish alone.
The puzzle is always making me nuts
Even with a guide that puzzle takes at least half an houer, if you do no fault! Without guide, it would be impossible

15Cook's Assistant
PLEASE HELP ME! I'm stuck in this quest! Where do you get the milk from? This is one of the hardest quests by far! Even harder than tutorial island! Please pm me if you know what to do :(

16Blood Runs Deep
The Dagannoth mother is a beast to kill. I have tried multiple times and no luck.
I can't come close to killing the Dagannoth mother.

17The Blood Pact
If 1 of these darn bosses weren't enough, THERE IS THREE OF THEM!

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