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Jagex Announces RuneFest 2019 Will Be Jurassic Themed

Jagex has announced this year’s theme for RuneFest this year, as it will be going hand-in-hand with the latest RuneScape update and be Jurassic themed. Aside from the announcement video below, there really wasn’t much to the reveal as they have nothing set up yet for the October convention. We have some details below of […]

Jagex Announces RuneFest 2019 Taking Place In October

Jagex Announces RuneFest 2019 Taking Place In October

This morning, Jagex has officially announced that RuneFest will be returning this year to celebrate RuneScape and Old School RuneScape. The event will run from October 4th-5th at Farnborough International Exhibition & Conference Centre in Farnborough, Hampshire in England. Tickets for the event will go on sale at 11am EDT/8am PDT, with early bird tickets […]

Runescape Will Be Getting Dinosaurs With "The Land Out Of Time"

RuneScape Will Be Getting Dinosaurs With “The Land Out Of Time”

Jagex announced that RuneScape will be getting a new update in July called “The Land Out Of Time”, basically adding dinosaurs to the mix. The details are kind of sketchy as the trailer below only shows land along with a dinosaur yell, but we do know that you’ll need to be level 50 or above […]

Watch RuneScape on Twitch the Next Few Months for Some Sweet Twitch Prime Loot

Watch RuneScape on Twitch for Some Sweet Twitch Prime Loot

Both RuneScape and Old School RuneScape are offering some sweet, sweet loot for Twitch Prime members over the next few months. The Twitch Prime rewards will be running from now through the Summer. The bonus items will help both newcomers and veteran adventurers, so if you’ve ever wanted to get back into RuneScape, now is your time. […]

The RuneScape Easter Bunny Came Early This Year

The RuneScape Easter Bunny Came Early This Year

Jagex has returned with the Guilded Eggstravaganza Easter Event for RuneScape this year which will include some special event rewards for players who participate in the time-limited event. Players who chose to take part in the event will run through various sidequests and tasks at the behest of one of the in-game guilds to win […]

For Better or Worse, Old School Runescape Mobile is the Same Old Game

  Old School RuneScape Mobile provides the version of RuneScape most people recall from memory. While the main MMO continues to be developed, the Old School version is absolutely the classic edition of the game, with old pixel graphics, limited customization, and incredibly limited controls. Which makes it rather ideal for mobile. Sure, the graphics […]

RuneScape Overhauls Their Skills System for 18th Anniversary

Jagex released some new info today about changes being made to RuneScape, all in time for the game’s 18th Anniversary. Today, the mining and smithing skills have been given an overhaul, updated for some of the more modern aspects of the game, as they haven’t really been messed around with much since the game launched. The […]

Jagex Celebrates 18 Years of RuneScape with Over 1 Million Subscribers

Today is the 18th birthday of the RuneScape franchise and Jagex is celebrating the highest ever number of subscribers and monthly active users across all versions of RuneScape. The major boost in player count comes from the mobile launch of Old School RuneScape and early testing of RuneScape mobile. The current subscriber count for the franchise has peaked at […]

Old School RuneScape is Coming to Mobile in October

Jagex has announced the release date for Old School RuneScape‘s iOS and Android launch, which will happen in October. Old School RuneScape will offer full cross-platform between mobile and PC, and will be available without membership or subscription. Old School RS is probably the version of RuneScape you remember with its blocky pixel sprites and point-and-click controls. The modern […]

Jagex Opens Up Third-Party Publishing Initiative Ahead of Gamescom

Just in time for Europe’s largest games convention, RuneScape developer and publisher Jagex has announced a new third-party publishing initiative exclusively for live games. They plan to introduce the Jagex Partners program next week at Gamescom as part of their larger strategy to “become the home of living games,” as the announcement reads. Additionally, the company […]

RuneScape Classic Going Offline After 17 Years of Service

Jagex has announced that RuneScape Classic will be going offline permanently in August, though naturally the modern version of the game will still be playable. Additionally, Old School RuneScape will also be continuing on, as that is the vehicle for Jagex’s esports Deadman tournaments. For some background, RuneScape Classic was the first version of RuneScape, released in […]

Clue Scrolls are Returning to RuneScape After Being Completely Overhauled

Back in 2017, Jagex released a survey for RuneScape players asking for them to rank their preference for future updates. The most desired feature based on that survey was an overhauled Clue Scrolls system, and an enhanced and advanced version of the system is finally coming. The new version will enable players to snag the most […]

Old School RuneScape

Old School RuneScape Celebrates 5 Years of Service with New Content Update

Believe it or not, Jagex’s Old School RuneScape has only been in service for half a decade. Today marks the game’s 5th anniversary and the developer is celebrating with a new adventure that sees participants help Da Vinci with a new painting commission. Completion of the new adventure will reward players with the ultimate Old School prize: […]

RuneScape And Old School RuneScape Have Gone Mobile

  Jagex announced today both RuneScape and Old School RuneScape, the iconic MMORPGs, will be coming to mobile and tablet devices. The two titles will be the first mainstream and fully-established Western MMORPGs to deliver the complete MMO experience to PC and mobile platforms and feature full cross-platform play, allowing players to jump from PC […]

Going Old School With Runescape’s Deadman Tournament

RuneScape went old school with their Deadman tournament, as always. The final few Deadmen faced off in Burbank this weekend to crown one of their own as last man standing. The old-school version of RuneScape being used is probably one of the most familiar versions of the game, harkening back to the heyday of early […]


This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 29

Welcome to This Day in Pop Culture History, a daily look at important events, birthdays, and other oddities in pop culture! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool, so without further ado, here are some things that have happened on March 29, the 88th day of the year: 1871- Royal Albert […]

Runescape Gets An Audio Game For Amazon’s Alexa

Jagex, the people who brought us the classic MMO RuneScape, have announced an audio-based murder mystery game for Amazon’s Alexa. The game, RuneScape Quests: One Piercing Note, is based on a classic quest from the original RuneScape optimized to work on the audio intelligent personal assistant. One Piercing Note is now available on the Skills section of […]

Streamer ‘Swatted’ By Police During Live Cast In Front Of 60,000

In case you don’t know, “swatting” is a term referring to the act of calling in a swat team onto an unsuspecting victim. This is usually done by fabricating a hostage or murder situation. The tactic has been used against quite a few gamers now and, in particular, streamers. Unfortunately, this doesn’t look like it’s […]