Defence is a combat skill and one of the three major melee skills in Runescape, along with Attack and Strength. Your level in the defence skill determines which stages of armour you are allowed to equip, as well as reducing damage from both physical and magical sources.
|Minimum level for Highscores||40 as of 22nd June 2013|
|Players with 99||113 as of 22nd June 2013|
|Players with 125||2 as of 22nd June 2013|
|Armour type||Defence level||Description|
|Bronze||1||Bronze armour is the weakest armour in EscapeRuins.|
|Iron||1||Iron armour protects better than Bronze armour, even though they both require the same Defence level to use.|
|Steel||5||Steel armour protects better than Iron armour.|
|Mithril||20||Mithril armour protects better than Steel armour.|
|Adamant||30||Adamant armour protects better than Mithril armour.|
|Rune||40||Rune armour protects better than Adamant armour.|
|Dragon||60||Dragon armour protects better than Rune armour. Dragon is also very rare to obtain.|
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