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Disambig icon.png This article is about the generic Halloween creature. For the version summoned by the Legendary Skeletal Lich, see Skeleton (skeletal lich summon).

Skeletons are Halloween creatures from the Mad King's Realm that can be encountered in Kryta during Halloween when a Haunted Door is opened. As of the Blood and Madness release, they serve Bloody Prince Thorn and attack Mad King Thorn's forces on sight. In combat, they either wield axes and shields or longbows.


The Mists

Historical locations[edit]


Story involvement[edit]

Living World Season 3[edit]

Path of Fire story[edit]

Event involvement[edit]

Event star (tango icon).png Defeat the strange foes coming through the haunted door (8, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 27, 28, 29, 30)

Combat abilities[edit]

Axe and Shield[edit]

  • Blocks
  • Causes Bleeding
  • Cripples
  • Axe auto-attack chain.
    • Chop - Melee attack that inflicts Bleeding.png Bleeding for 4 seconds.
      • Chop - Melee attack that hits 2 times, inflicting Bleeding.png Bleeding for 4 seconds with each hit.
        • Chop - Melee attack that hits 3 times, inflicting Bleeding.png Bleeding for 4 seconds with each hit.
  • Throw Axe - Projectile attack that bounces up to 3 times, Crippled.png crippling for 4 seconds with each hit.
  • Shield Stance - The skeleton kneels down and channels, blocking all attacks for the next 3 seconds.


  • Knocks Back
  • Bow Shot - Projectile auto-attack.
  • Charged Shot - Projectile attack that Knockback.png knocks back the first enemy it hits; 1 second cast time.
  • Kick - Melee attack that Launch.png Launches target foe. This skill is only used if an enemy is within melee range.
Stolen skills


Name Type Rarity Quantity
Trick-or-Treat Bag.png Trick-or-Treat Bag Container Basic 1-2
Limited-Use Mad King Finisher.png Limited-Use Mad King Finisher Consumable Basic 1
Limited-Use Scarecrow Finisher.png Limited-Use Scarecrow Finisher Consumable Basic 1
Chattering Skull.png Chattering Skull Crafting material Masterwork 1
Piece of Candy Corn.png Piece of Candy Corn ConsumableCrafting material Basic 1-2
Ancient Bone.png Ancient Bone Crafting material Rare 1
Large Bone.png Large Bone Crafting material Fine 1
Heavy Bone.png Heavy Bone Crafting material Fine 1
Bone.png Bone Crafting material Fine 1
Bone Shard.png Bone Shard Crafting material Fine 1
Bone Chip.png Bone Chip Crafting material Fine 1
Porous Bone.png Porous Bone Trophy Junk 1-2
Crumbling Bone.png Crumbling Bone Trophy Junk 1-2
Brittle Bone.png Brittle Bone Trophy Junk 1-2


Skeletons use male human sounds if they're hit by projectiles or killed with Fire or Lightning damage.