Half a million fans vote to make Old School RuneScape a reality

Half a million fans vote to make Old School RuneScape a reality


Game Info

GAME NAME: RuneScape

DEVELOPER(S): Jagex Games Studio

PUBLISHER(S): Jagex Games Studio

PLATFORM(S): PC

GENRE(S): MMORPG

RELEASE DATE(S): 4 January 2001

Creators of MMORPG RuneScape - Jagex Games Studios - recently held a vote to determine whether or not the August 2007 version of the game (known as Old School RuneScape) would be recreated and made available to all RuneScape players.

In the space of the two week voting period half a million RuneScape members voted in support of the 2007 version which is available to all members right now.

The service will remain free for the next six months with the fate of the game being decided by the community, including decisions about keeping the game active and which classic features to bring across.

You can access Old School RuneScape here.

About the Author
Leo Stevenson

Been gaming since I was four years old. Been writing almost as long. Combining the two is a great privilege. Love single player, story driven games and couch co-op.