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Disambig.png This article is about the regular version of this mob. For the rare Shifting Sandpile, see Shinesting Scorpion.
Shifting Sandpile
Type Hostile Mob
Level 30
Health 1
AI Type Melee AI

Shifting Sandpiles are a Hostile Mob found in the Almuj Desert.


Shifting Sandpiles are a melee enemy that do not move and attack the player if they come into contact with them. On death, they can spawn one of the following groups of enemies:

They have no abilities.


Shifting Sandpiles can drop the following ingredients when defeated:

Guaranteed Drop

Soft Sand [✫✫✫]
Tier 0 Crafting Ingredient
-3% to -2% Walk Speed
+1% Main Attack Damage
-24 Durability
Crafting Lv. Min: 30
  • Weaponsmithing
more info...

Desert Fossil [✫✫]
Tier 2 Crafting Ingredient
+2 Defense
+2 Agility
-58 Durability
+10 Defense Min.
+10 Agility Min.
Crafting Lv. Min: 30
  • Jeweling
more info...

Shifting Sandpiles may additionally drop Normal Items, Unidentified Items, Emeralds, Powders, and Potions of Healing.


Shifting Sandpiles are located all throughout the Almuj Desert. They can be found in all places, including at the farms and edges of the desert.

Almuj Desert
1119, 67, -1969
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Table data[]

Image Name Level Health AI Type Abilities Elemental Stats Drops Location
ShiftingSandpile(Normal).png Shifting Sandpile 30 1 Melee AI - -
Soft Sand (Guaranteed)

Desert Fossil
One of the following:
Almuj Desert
SandyScarab.png Sandy Scarab 31 320 Melee AI - -
Mashed Insect

Scarab Husk
Almuj Desert
From Sandy Scarabs Hiding In Sand
From Shifting Sandpiles
SandyScarabHidingInSand.png Sandy Scarab Hiding In Sand 31 320 Melee AI - ❋ Weak
✤ Def

Soft Sand (Guaranteed)
1 Sandy Scarab
From Shifting Sandpiles
SandshornSkeleton.png Sandshorn Skeleton 32 275 Ranged AI - ❋ Dam
Gritty Rocks

Sandy Bonemeal

Dry Bone
From Shifting Sandpiles
Ruins at 1389, 99, -2001
GrittyZombie.png Gritty Zombie 33 750 Melee AI - -
Gritty Rocks
From Shifting Sandpiles
Ruins at 1389, 99, -2001
Salt-Soaked Skeleton.png Salt-soaked Skeleton 34 1200 NeutralRanged AI - -

Dry Bone
From Shifting Sandpiles