Runescape is a newly crazed massive multiplayer online role-playing game (MMORPG) developed by the Jagex Games Studios and released by the
Gower brothers in January 2001. The game is set on a fantasy world called Gielinor where a medieval 3D fantasy realm divided into different kingdoms, cities and regions. Players roam through out Galiendor in many ways like magic spells, on foot and even charter ships. Each and every Kingdom, regions offers all sorts of resources, monsters and quests to challenge fellow gamer.With the traditional fantasy elements, open-ended gameplay. Runescape is the most detailed browser based games currently available, instead of classes and levels, runescape
players train in various skills while they progress through the game. The players now is about 200 million registered players in counting and is recognized
by the Guinness World Records as the world’s biggest free MMORPG and the most updated game available today.
Runescape is the most popular MMORPG in the world today, free to play and no download model makes it very easy for the people to get into the game. The game plays and looks like the traditional western style role-playing game’s that are popular back in the 90’s. Runescape offers tons of content, funny thing is that the game is so enormous that players can easily get lost in the kingdoms. There are a lot of quests to complete, items to collect and monsters to battle. Players has their own customisable avatars, Rs do not follow a linear story instead players/gamers
set their own objectives and goals. Players interact with one another by means of chatting, trading or by participating on activities and mini games, some require cooperative play while others are very combative in nature.
Rs enables players to perform various activities in the game which allows interaction with non-player character’s, the environment around and other players. Players gain experience points in a skill when it is being utilize, as your skill level rises, your ability to retrieve better raw materials and produce a better products also increases. By the time a player reaches the highest available level skill, members now may buy a special cape or otherwise called “Cape of Accomplishment” or a “Skill Cape” this is to symbolizes their achievement. The game also features a semi-real-time combat system which is important aspect of the game, allows players to retrieve gold or items dropped by the defeated players or creatures and complete quests. Combat is divided into three categories which are ranged, magic and melee. Ranged attacks using projectile weapons like knives,darts and arrows, magic attacks focusing on the use of runestone to cast spells while melee attacks are for close range. These combat categories make up the “Combat Triangle”, that states that melee attacks are more effective
against ranged opponents, ranged attacks are more effective against magic opponents and magic attacks are more effective melee opponents.
So much fun to do on this game that for some they say that it has no ending.
Believe it when i say Runescape is actually educational, there was a study done on this game and showed that people who played it had an increased knowledge of time management and personal finance, ain’t that so cool huh!. I f you have patience then you will enjoy Runescape 10 times more, Runescape keeps the mind occupied while exercise it at the same time. It is not just senseless killing, it’s a thriving world of endless possibilities…