Official Site: RuneScape
Studio: Jagex Games Studio
Launch Date: January 4, 2001
Genre: Fantasy Sandbox
Business Model: Hybrid F2P (Optional Sub, Cash Shop)
Platform: PC, Browser

Old School RuneScape postpones Forestry open beta, RuneScape invites players to the Beach

Last week saw the long-dormant Bounty Hunter PvP activity make its grand return to Old School RuneScape, which means that it's time for Jagex...

RuneScape unveils its groundbreaking Necromancy skill in a ghostly new trailer

Would-be masters of undeath in Jagex's RuneScape should drag their flesh and bones over to YouTube right now to see the studio unveil the...

Old School RuneScape brings back Bounty Hunter, a PvP mode from 2007

If you enjoy being utterly wrecked by a kid in a low-poly MMO, then boy have I got the game update for you! Kidding,...

RuneScape talks max cash, doubled experience, and the upcoming Necromancy skill

RuneScape is about to release Necromancy to the community. If you've long struggled with the idea that death might be the end, you have...
This may just be bad.

Old School RuneScape makes tithe farming a solo instance, adds new monster audio cues, and proliferates an item drop

If that headline makes you think the newest updates made to Old School RuneScape are pretty granular, well, that's part and parcel for this...

The MOP Up: Magic the Gathering Arena jumps the gun on Steam

While we were all led to believe that Magic the Gathering Arena was coming to Steam this fall -- mostly because investors were told...

Old School RuneScape makes mobile version adjustments, RuneScape applies visual polish to more zones

Fans of Old School RuneScape who like to tap away on the mobile version of the sandbox MMORPG are probably noticing a few updates...

Massively on the Go: WalkScape’s Schamppu wants game to walk the fitness walk

It turns out I wasn't alone in WalkScape piquing my curiosity, so those of you who are intrigued by a new RuneScape-inspired walking-centric MMOARG...

Old School RuneScape introduces item changes and a points-based system for combat achievements

It's time for Poll 79's quality-of-life features to arrive in Old School RuneScape, and that means a new system for combat achievements that's based...

The Daily Grind: Do incoherent art styles in MMOs bother you?

My husband was playing SMITE the other day and showed me a new skin for Aphrodite that is super cute and cartoony (and I...

RuneScape previews Necromancy skill May 30, shares content roadmap through summer

Regular players of RuneScape are getting an advance look at what most of this year is bringing to the MMORPG thanks to the latest...

RuneScape-inspired exercise game WalkScape aims to enter closed beta this summer

One thing that's been rough for the MMOARG genre is developers getting the game parts to work with walking parts. But someone's trying to...

Old School RuneScape outlines Sailing skill’s upcoming multi-month player feedback steps

Regular fans and followers of Old School RuneScape already know that Jagex likes to design new things by committee - aka through reams and...

Casually Classic: Eight legacy MMOs to satisfy that old school craving

It was just five years ago in 2018 that MassivelyOP formally recognized an interesting and heartening trend in the MMO space: the rise of...

Old School RuneScape opens a refreshed salon, pauses Desert Treasure II beta, and closes fresh start worlds

Getting a new hairstyle can often feel like a nice little refresh of your MMORPG character, and now players of Old School RuneScape can...

Old School RuneScape beta tests the rewards for its upcoming Desert Treasure II quest

What MMORPG beta tests the rewards of its quest line before those rewards or the quest itself go live? Old School RuneScape, that's what,...

RuneScape launches its Unwelcome Guests quest, Old School RuneScape players want to go sailing

If you have unwelcome guests, the best practice is to not wield medieval weaponry at them in order to make them go away, but...

Old School RuneScape celebrates Easter and opens new skill polls as Jagex accounts enters open beta

The Easter season is now available to Old School RuneScape players with this week's patch, and this year's event is a bit different thanks...

Early access retro PvP MMORPG Leafling Online has sunsetted over waning interest

Hey, remember Leafling Online? It first scooted onto our radar about two years ago as a free-to-play retro 2-D, nostalgia-driven open PvP sandbox; players...

RuneScape brings back its Easter-themed Spring Festival this week and preps the next Fort Forinthry quest

The spring season and its related holidays are in the air of RuneScape this week as the game's latest patch has brought back the...