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== Training ==
 
== Training ==
Leveling is largely done by swapping to the highest experience per action enemy to gain levels quickly, as long as the success chance remains fairly high. It is worth considering spending extra time pickpocketing the {{Icon|type=thieving|Golbin Chief}} for the {{ItemIcon|Golbin Mask}}, and {{Icon|type=thieving|Bandit Thug}} for the {{ItemIcon|Thiever's Cape}} to increase XP rates as well as success chance. {{Icon|type=thieving|Farmer}} is also worth pickpocketing even after higher XP targets are available. This gives the player a large base of seeds to use with {{Skill|Farming}}. Finally, if the player's {{Skill|Prayer}} is high enough, {{PrayerIcon|Protect Item}} and {{PrayerIcon|Stone Skin}} (or {{PrayerIcon|Safeguard}}) can be used without costing any prayer points.
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Leveling is largely done by swapping to the highest experience per action enemy to gain levels quickly, as long as the success chance remains fairly high. It is worth considering spending extra time pickpocketing the {{Icon|type=thieving|Golbin Chief}} for the {{ItemIcon|Golbin Mask}}, and {{Icon|type=thieving|Bandit Thug}} for the {{ItemIcon|Thiever's Cape}} to increase XP rates as well as success chance. {{Icon|type=thieving|Farmer}} is also worth pickpocketing even after higher XP targets are available. This gives the player a large base of seeds to use with {{Skill|Farming}}. Finally, if the player's {{Skill|Prayer}} is high enough, {{PrayerIcon|Protect Item}} and {{PrayerIcon|Safeguard}}/{{PrayerIcon|Stone Skin}} can be used without costing any prayer points.
  
 
[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1iRPDZznC5HizeWyyADt7bymFMWxN_jzFP1dGl8Xa4P4/edit#gid=0 This spreadsheet] can be used to calculate your XP per hour on individual targets, as well as GP per hour. Make a copy of the document and fill in your own details.
 
[https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1iRPDZznC5HizeWyyADt7bymFMWxN_jzFP1dGl8Xa4P4/edit#gid=0 This spreadsheet] can be used to calculate your XP per hour on individual targets, as well as GP per hour. Make a copy of the document and fill in your own details.

Revision as of 08:21, 15 May 2022

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This article is about training the Thieving skill. For the skill itself, see Thieving.

Training

Leveling is largely done by swapping to the highest experience per action enemy to gain levels quickly, as long as the success chance remains fairly high. It is worth considering spending extra time pickpocketing the Golbin Chief (thieving).svg Golbin Chief for the Golbin Mask (item).png Golbin Mask, and Bandit Thug (thieving).svg Bandit Thug for the Thiever's Cape (item).png Thiever's Cape to increase XP rates as well as success chance. Bob the Farmer (thieving).svg Farmer is also worth pickpocketing even after higher XP targets are available. This gives the player a large base of seeds to use with Farming (skill).svg Farming. Finally, if the player's Prayer (skill).svg Prayer is high enough, Protect Item (prayer).svg Protect Item and Safeguard (prayer).svg Safeguard/Stone Skin (prayer).svg Stone Skin can be used without costing any prayer points.

This spreadsheet can be used to calculate your XP per hour on individual targets, as well as GP per hour. Make a copy of the document and fill in your own details.

Boosters

XP

GP

Action Time

Stealth

Because of the unique Stealth and Perception mechanics (please see the main page for more details), it is useful to increase your Stealth as much as possible in order to maximise your success chance.

Food

Food is highly recommended for anything with a less than 100% success rate. Higher Hitpoints (skill).svg Hitpoints will allow you to go without food for longer, and damage reduction Armor will allow you to eat less food. Thieving Gloves (item).svg Thieving Gloves or Gloves of Silence (item).svg Gloves of Silence will be helpful if you can afford them, but are not necessary. Auto Eat (upgrade).svg Auto Eat is useful for idling, but if the enemy's Max Hit is higher than your Auto-Eat threshold, it is still possible to die.


Melvor Idle Skill Guides
Combat.svg Combat
Woodcutting (skill).svg Woodcutting
Fishing (skill).svg Fishing
Firemaking (skill).svg Firemaking
Cooking (skill).svg Cooking
Mining (skill).svg Mining
Smithing (skill).svg Smithing
Thieving (skill).svg Thieving
Farming (skill).svg Farming
Fletching (skill).svg Fletching
Crafting (skill).svg Crafting
Runecrafting (skill).svg Runecrafting
Herblore (skill).svg Herblore
Agility (skill).svg Agility
Summoning (skill).svg Summoning
Astrology (skill).svg Astrology
Magic (skill).svg Alternative Magic