Yesterday Jagex announced that Runescape will be shutting down its classic servers on August 6, 2018. The iconic version of the game was first released 17 years ago.
There’s an oft quoted joke among World of Warcraft players, it goes something like …
Although the classic version of Runescape has always been available to the subscribers, Jagex decided to make it available for everyone, for free.
As of today, Jagex will be accepting Cryptocurrency payments for their games. Jagex has partnered with BitPay and Adyen to accept bitcoins.
During last weekend’s Runefest, Jagex announced their upcoming collectible card game, Chronicle: Runescape Legends. The game draws its inspiration from the immensely popular runescape universe.
Mark Gerhard, the CEO of Jagex has announced that he will be leaving the company at the end of the year. In his resignation letter he looked back on the time he spent in Jagex and mentioned many of his proudest moments.