A threat area is a major region of the game that shares common game mechanics such a Bank tab, GE Tax, and Skull mechanics. While separate threat areas have their own GE Tax, all 3 Grand Exchanges are interconnected.

Threat areas detail

- High     - Medium     - Low

There are three threat areas:

Despite being in low threat area, Al Kharid does not have Guards anywhere except the bank, due to it originally being a medium threat area that was later changed to a low threat area in an update.


  • Prior to 2 November 2015, each threat area had its own individual grand exchanges database.
Threat Areas
Low threat area icon Low Medium threat area icon Medium High threat area icon High