RuneScape and Old School RuneScape are heading to Steam in 2020/21

After nearly 20 years of being exclusively available from the RuneScape website, the PC and Mac editions of the iconic MMOs RuneScape and Old School RuneScape will soon be available on the Steam platform. The original will debut on Steam on October 14th 2020, while the…

Jagex Partners Signs New Flying Wild Hog Title As Its Debut Third-Party Publishing Deal

Jagex to release first major deal for RuneScape creators’ third-party publishing programme with multi-format living game from leading Polish studio to players around the world in 2021 Leading British games company Jagex has today announced that it has signed a…

Jagex Announces Five Consecutive Years of Growth

Jagex, the award-winning developer and publisher of the RuneScape videogames, has revealed its fifth successive year of growth with revenue increasing by 19.4% year-on-year to £110.9million in 2019. Operating profits also grew to just over £48.9million, representing an annual increase of 4.5%.…

Jagex and RuneScape Players Donate A Total Of £204,000

Jagex, alongside players of its iconic living games RuneScape and Old School RuneScape, have together donated a total of £204,000 ($250,000) to Jagex’s three official charity partners. Phil Mansell, Jagex CEO, announced the total in a video released today thanking players for the support they have…

Jagex on track for its most successful year ever

Jagex’s RuneScape franchise achieved its highest-ever player membership peak in 2019 with RuneScape and Old School RuneScape attracting more than 1.1 million paying subscribers, in addition to the many millions who enjoy the free-to-access content. Furthermore, Old School RuneScape, in its first full year on both mobile and…

Jagex adds more development talent to senior leadership teams

Jagex has welcomed new senior leadership to its development teams, with three key hires across the organisation. The new talent, Ryan Ward and Rob Hendry, become the new Executive Producers of RuneScape and Old School RuneScape, while Gavin Irby joins as Creative Director…

RuneFest 2019 unearths plenty of new content

Jagex has announced that RuneScape will be delving into its past with the introduction of the all-new Archaeology skill, arriving January 2020. Revealed at RuneFest 2019 during the RuneScape keynote, Archaeology will be the game’s first new skill in four years and become its 28th skill for players to level up. Archaeology will see players uncover multiple dig sites…

Jagex achieves fourth successive year of growth

Jagex has revealed it achieved record-breaking financial performance in 2018, with revenue growing by 9.3% to £92.8 million. Profits before tax also grew to £46.8 million, representing an annual increase of 3.8%. The results capped off a year in which…

Old School RuneScape wins the EE Mobile Game of the Year at this year’s BAFTA Games Awards

Old School RuneScape has been named EE Mobile Games of the Year at the 2019 BAFTA Games Awards. The award, the only category open to a public vote, was confirmed at the gala ceremony held last night in London. Old School RuneScape,…

Jagex appoints senior talent to further support its ambition of becoming the home of living games

Following Jagex’s strongest year to date, including record players for its RuneScape titles, the launch of Old School RuneScape on mobile attracting more than five million installs, and the announcement of Jagex Partners, the company has further bolstered key teams…