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Welcome to the Runescape news hub on MMOCult. Here you can find the latest news and updates for Runescape & Old School Runescape

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

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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Runescape Delays Updates Again To Finish Restoring Accounts Affected By The Login Lockout

It looks like Jagex isn’t resuming updates for RuneScape just yet, as they continue to focus on restoring accounts. Account Integrity Beta is underway but “Major content releases, like Rex Matriarch, have been postponed until further notice.” Game Update 29 is scheduled for March 29th which brings with it the “Easter event and the Pi-Mas …

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Runescape Players Affected By The Login Lockout Will Get A “significant in-game gift package”

Jagex has been hard at work the last couple of weeks to sort out any issues related to the login lockout earlier this month. The Account Integrity Beta will begin on Tuesday, March 23rd, where affected players will be asked to join a Beta World where they can go over their accounts and provide feedback …

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Runescape: The First 20 Years Artbook Will be Out October 5th

Jagex has teamed up with Dark Horse Books to release Runescape: The First 20 Years. The artbook will give fans a behind-the-scenes look at the game’s history with illustrated stories and interviews with the developers. The book will be available in two different versions. The Standard Editions will cost $39.99, and the Deluxe Edition is …

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Runescape Login Lockout Update – Work on Account Restoration Underway

Jagex has been working very hard with the login lockout issues that first occurred earlier this month, with daily updates on the progress. In a video and blog post this weekend, Executive Producer Ryan Ward lay out the details on the account restoration. In a more recent post, it was stressed that there won’t be …

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Jagex CEO Talks About Login Issues In Live Steam

The login and account issues continue for Jagex and Runescape this week. Last week the issues caused a rollback and some players were left unable to access their accounts. Jagex has taken the issues very seriously while updating the players on the progress. In a live steam Jagex CEO Phil Mansell apologized to the affected …

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Runescape Login Issues & Rollback (Updated March 8th)

Runescape has been struggling with some quite serious login issues the last couple of days, with login servers going down on Thursday for a rollback of 2 hours and 45 minutes. More info about the issue and what to do if you are experiencing it can be found here. Update: In a post on March …

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