JAGEX ANNOUNCES FIVE CONSECUTIVE YEARS OF GROWTH WITH RECORD £110.9MILLION REVENUE DRIVEN BY ALL-TIME PEAK MEMBERSHIP FOR ITS RUNESCAPE VIDEOGAMES

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%. The results, which saw Jagex grow even faster than in the prior financial year, come […]

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Archaeology, one of the most powerful skills ever to come to RuneScape, confirmed for March 30th

Discover ancient relics, explore five new epic locations, and master a powerful new skill  in major expansion to RuneScape ​​​​​​​ Jagex, creators and custodians of the iconic living game RuneScape, has announced that Archaeology, a new skill for RuneScape and one of the most powerful ever, will arrive in-game on March 30th. Skills are a key feature […]

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Jagex continues to attract industry-leading talent as the RuneScape franchise celebrates the most successful year in its 19-year history

 Jagex, a leading UK developer and publisher of Living Games, has today announced a strengthening of the studio with the hiring of industry-leading talent across all levels and disciplines. This latest growth builds upon the successes of 2019 which saw Jagex hire more than 100 new employees across development, publishing and operations at its growing […]

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Fantastic dinos and where to farm them – The Ranch Out of Time arrives in RuneScape as two skills level up to 120

RuneScape’s recently-introduced dinosaur population is about to erupt as players get the chance to become a dinosaur farmer with today’s arrival of The Ranch Out of Time. And what’s more, the skills of Farming and Herblore have had their caps increased from level 99 to 120, enabling players to harvest new ingredients to create powerful potions […]

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RuneScape’s 18 years of adventure comes to mobile as the iconic MMO launches RuneScape Mobile Early Access today

RuneScape Mobile, the forthcoming smartphone and tablet edition of the iconic PC MMORPG, launched in Early Acess today, meaning every RuneScape subscriber can now enjoy the entire living game on mobile. RuneScape Mobile Early Access is now available to download for Android from the Google Play Store. RuneScape Mobile Early Access starts today, allowing every RuneScape subscriber to play the full MMORPG […]

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Jagex adds more development talent to senior leadership teams to take RuneScape into the next decade, and beyond

 Jagex has welcomed new senior leadership to its development teams, with three key hires across the organisation. Ryan Ward and Rob Hendry become the new Executive Producers of RuneScape and Old School RuneScape, while Gavin Irby joins as Creative Director working on the company’s unannounced online action role-playing game. Bungie and Epic veterans join legendary British studio Jagex […]

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RuneFest 2019 unearths new RuneScape skill, Early Access for RuneScape Mobile and an expansion for Old School RuneScape

RuneFest 2019 unearths new RuneScape skill, Early Access for RuneScape Mobile and an expansion for Old School RuneScape Annual community convention lifts the lid on exciting new content coming to RuneScape and Old School RuneScape and celebrates award-winning heroes from the community New RuneScape skill announced – Archaeology RuneScape Mobile Early Access coming later this year Old School RuneScape expansion revealed, complete with new city, quest, and group boss Golden Gnomes Awards recognises RuneScape and Old School community heroes Cambridge, UK – Monday 7th October 2019 – Jagex has announced that RuneScape will be delving into […]

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Twitch Prime members receive exclusive RuneScape rewards and giveaways every month until February 2020

RuneScape and Old School RuneScape today kicked off four months of exclusive goodies for Twitch Prime Members. As well as offering FREE membership to the record-breaking MMORPG, players will receive a host of in-game goodies to make their adventures in Gielinor all the more memorable. Free membership, free cosmetics, free currency and free in-game goodies […]

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Have a Jurassic lark this October: RuneFest’s prehistoric theme sets the stage for the biggest RuneScape and Old School convention to date

Jagex today revealed the theme for RuneFest 2019, the ninth annual fan convention for RuneScape and Old School RuneScape players. The two-day event will be bending time on Friday 4th & Saturday 5th October, with its themed expo area taking inspiration from the prehistoric past of Gielinor as seen in RuneScape’s new dinosaur-infested Land Out of Time summer update, as well as the petrified present of Fossil Island as […]

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