Difficulty:
Intermediate
Length:
Short
Quest Requirements:
None
Skill/Other Requirements:
Quests Unlocked/Partially Unlocked by completing this Quest:
Items Needed at Quest Start:
100 Feathers, and 5 Wolf bones (can be obtained during the quest).
Items Needed to Complete Quest:
None.
Items Recommended for Quest:
Armor and a Weapon (if you are a low level).
Items Acquired During Quest:
Quest Points:
2
Reward:
262 Fletching XP, 735 Ranged XP, 1470 Cooking XP, an Ogre bow, the ability to fletch Ogre arrows, the ability to hunt Chompy birds, and 2 Treasure Hunter keys.
Start Point:
East of Gu'Tanoth, at the Feldip Hills.
To Start:
Speak to Rantz.
Instructions:
  1. Talk to Rantz at the northeastern corner of the Feldip Hills and he will ask you to make him some "Stabbers", which are Ogre arrows. Agree to help him. To make these arrows you will need Wolfbone arrowtips, Ogre arrow shafts and Feathers.

    Note: He will not accept premade Ogre arrows, meaning that you will have to make them during the quest.
    Rantz
  2. Right click your Wolf bones to craft them into Wolfbone arrowtips (kill some of the nearby wolves if you need bones). Next, chop down one of the nearby Achey trees to obtain Achey tree logs and fletch them into Ogre arrow shafts. Finally, attach the Wolfbone arrowtips, and Feathers to the Ogre arrow shafts. It is advised to make at least 6 arrows because Rantz will take 6 off of you and you will need a few more later on.
  3. Return to Rantz and give him the 6 Ogre arrows. He will tell about the bait and his kids playing with Swamp toads. Make sure you ask Rantz all of the possible question, otherwise you won't be able to complete the next step.
  4. Enter the cave just north of Rantz and talk to either Fycie or Bugs to find out that they use Ogre bellows to inflate the toads for fun. Sadly, they will inform you that their dad has locked the bellows in a chest.
    Ogre Kids
  5. Go to the northwestern corner of the cave and try to open the chest. When you have succeeded, search the chest to get hold of the Ogre bellows.

    Note: If you fail to open the chest your Strength level will temporarily be lowered by 1.
    Ogre Chest
  6. Leave the cave and head southwest towards a little swamp surrounded by Wolves (level 60). Use the Ogre bellows on swamp bubbles to fill it with gas. You will get 3 loads of gas, before you need to recharge it. Look around for a Swamp toads and use the gas filled Ogre bellows with one of them to inflate it.
    Swamp Toad
  7. Return to Rantz and show him the Bloated toad. He will point out to you where you must put the toad to lure the Chompy bird out. Head to the Chomby hunting grounds to the south of Rantz, marked by a flashing yellow arrow, and drop the toad onto the ground.
    Place Toad
  8. After a while a Chompy bird will appear. Talk to Rantz as soon as you see the bird. He will try to shoot it but will miss and blame it on the Ogre arrows you have made. Convince him to give you a go at shooting the bird. Eventually, he will agree and give you his Ogre bow.
    Chompy Bird
  9. Equip the bow and left over Ogre arrows. Head back to the hunting grounds and shoot the Chompy bird, marked by a flashing yellow arrow. Once killed, pluck the Chompy bird to receive Bones, Feathers, and a Raw chompy.
    Pluck Chompy Bird
  10. Head back to Rantz and present him Raw chompy. He wants you to cook it for him and his kids using their desired seasonings. Rantz will tell you what his favorite seasoning is and to ask his children to find out theirs. The 3 seasonings differ from player to player. Below is a list of the possible seasonings and their whereabouts:
  11. When you have gathered the seasonings, use the Raw chompy with the Ogre spit-roast, north of Rantz. You will automatically cook the meat with the 3 seasonings.
    Chompy Cooking
  12. Talk to Rantz and give him the Seasoned chompy to receive your reward.
    Big Chompy Bird Hunting Completed

Chompy Bird Hunting:

After completing the quest, you can continue hunting Chompy birds to unlock a series of special hats that show how many you have killed.

You can hunt the birds within the yellow boxes shown in the image below, excluding a small area south of Rantz as this is his personal hunting ground and he does not like you using it. It is also preferable to stay close to one of the small swamp pools so that you can quickly obtain toads for bait.

Note: If you complete the Skrach Uglogwee sub-quest of Recipe or Disaster, then you can hunt Jubbly birds as an alternative to Chompy birds.

Chompy Hunting Grounds

Rewards:

For each Chompy bird killed, you will automatically put a mark on your ogre bow. Once a bird has been killed you may also pluck it for some Raw chompy meat and Feathers. This is advised, if you wish to make some more ogre/brutal arrows.

With a certain number of kills comes an Ogre Rank and a Chompy hat. You can check how many birds you have killed by selecting the "Check kills" option on your Ogre bow (or Comp ogre bow if you complete Zogre Flesh Eaters). Show the bow to Rantz to receive the following ranks and hats:

Ogre Hat Ogre Rank Number of Kills
Needed
N/A Ogre Novice 1
N/A Novice 4
N/A Ogre Beginner 6
N/A Beginner 10
N/A Ogre Learner 15
N/A Learner 20
Ogre Bowman Hat Ogre Bowman 30
Bowman Hat Bowman 40
Ogre Yeoman Hat Ogre Yeoman 50
Yeoman Hat Yeoman 70
Ogre Marksman Hat Ogre Marksman 95
Marksman Hat Marksman 125
Ogre Woodsman Hat Ogre Woodsman 170
Woodsman Hat Woodsman 225
Ogre Forester Hat Ogre Forester 300
Forester Hat Forester 400
Ogre Bowmaster Hat Ogre Bowmaster 550
Bowmaster Hat Bowmaster 700
Ogre Expert Hat Ogre Expert 1000
Expert Hat Expert 1300
Ogre Dragon Archer Hat Ogre Dragon Archer 1700
Dragon Archer Hat Dragon Archer 2250
Expert Ogre Dragon Archer Hat Expert Ogre Dragon Archer 3000
Expert Dragon Archer Expert Dragon Archer 4000
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