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  • Release Date: 2001
  • Developer: Jagex
  • Platform: PC & Mobile

Fresh Start Worlds Begin Today in Runescape

It’s a new day in Runescape – the Fresh Start Worlds have arrived! This is your chance to start anew, with accelerated XP and rewards to help you on your way. If you’ve been waiting for the perfect opportunity to join Runescape, now is definitely the time! To participate in the Fresh Start Worlds, you …

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300 Million Accounts: Runescape Celebrates a Huge Milestone

Runescape, one of the world’s most popular MMOs, has just hit a major milestone. 300 million accounts have been created since the game’s launch in 2001. That is an amazing achievement! To celebrate, Runescape is hosting a party and giving out free rewards to players. If you are a fan of Runescape, be sure to …

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Runescape Review – Is Runescape Worth Playing?

Not long after release, RuneScape became a giant in the MMORPG scene, gathering hundreds of thousands of daily players. No matter where you traveled, the world would be filled to the brim with players living their own virtual lives in the fantasy world of Gielinor. Marketplaces would be bustling with players trading every resource known …

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Runescape Board Game AND Tabletop RPG Announced

Jagex and Steamforged Games have announced that Runescape will be released both in board game and tabletop roleplaying game format this year. Steamforged Games are no strangers to tabletop adaptions of video games, with twelve adaptions under their belt so far, including the Dark Souls Board Game which sold over half a million copies. The …

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Runescape Hit Record Membership Numbers in 2020, Bringing in $163M

Jagex, like many other gaming companies, seems to have done quite well for themselves since the pandemic hit. The company brought in £120M in revenue in 2020 which translates to around $163M. Runescape’s 18% revenue growth is much attributed to the game launching on Steam as well as the Archaeology content update. In 2020 Runescape …

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Group Ironman is Live in Old School Runescape

Group Ironman is now available in OSRS and is described as “Ironman with a little help from your friends”. Groups of two to five players can join up and participate in this new Ironman format. Groups can share resources, use the new group storage and visit each other’s houses. There is also a Group Ironman …

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RuneScape Adds Skilling Boss and Changes to Treasure Hunter

Seems like there are a few things happening in RuneScape at the moment. First of all, there is RuneScape’s first-ever skilling boss in the Croesus Front which should come with a whole different set of challenges from a normal boss. This is a new type of confrontation altogether – RuneScape’s first ever skilling boss! You’ll …

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117Scape’s OSRS HD Plugin Is Now Available

Following last week’s shut down and subsequent agreement between Jagex and its creators, the HD plugin for Old School Runescape is now available. Firstly, we’d like to reiterate 117Scape’s statement that their plugin is in beta and it is not compatible with the official Old School client. As a beta plugin, you should expect to find bugs, some parts of the game …

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Jagex Closes Down Fan-Made OSRS HD Mod Just Hours Before Release

RuneLite HD was set to be released on September 6th, but the creators of the mod, who spent 2000 hours over 2 years on the project, were contacted by Jagex and asked to shut down the project “at the eleventh hour” according to the creators. The reason behind this seems to be that Jagex is …

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Locked Out Players Are Returning To Runescape And OSRS Is Moving On With The Equipment Rebalance

The first wave of players affected by the login lockout in Runescape is returning to the game today with a huge Welcome Back gift awaiting them on April 6th, containing cosmetics, consumables along with Double Daily keys. Old School Runescape will be moving on with the Equipment Rebalance within the next month, as things start …

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Jagex Will Make Things Right For Players Affected By The Login Lockout

Jagex continues its work to restore the accounts of players affected by the login lockout that happened early this month. Results from the restoration beta are now in, and the process of restoring accounts will begin next week. Based on the Beta results, we are excited to share that we will begin the process of …

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