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TWIR - RuneScape Advent Calendar

It's been a November to remember, huh? As we round off this month and move on to the next, you'll get to learn more about Raksha, the Shadow Colossus of Orthen, open the first windows on your Advent Calendar and watch your favourite content creators get their nerd on with a RuneScape-themed Dungeons and Dragons adventure! Did you get all that? Then let's go! Game News In this week's news, Raksha's on a rampage, the first of our Premier Club 2021 drops arrives, and the RuneScape Advent Calendar m...

Nominate RuneScape For The Steam Awards 2020!

Calling all ‘Scapers! Awards season has officially started and it all kicks off with the Steam Awards 2020, voted for by you! When we looked at the categories this year, there were so many we felt RuneScape could apply for, but one stood out in particular - Sit Back And Relax. This category is all about being the ultimate chill out game, one that you fire up to unwind and detach after a long day. Throughout 2020, we’ve heard time and again that RuneScape has for so many of you been an escape and...

TWIR: Ninja Strike 15

Game News This week's update is inspired by something the RuneScape community has been concerned about for some time - Combat Tooltips! Read on to learn more… Ninja Strike 15: Combat Tooltips Hey, remember the Ninja PAG? That daring group of players who helped us out a few months back? Well, while they didn't request this week's update, the Ninjas were so inspired by their comments and their commitment to tackling in-game gribblies that they decided to go ahead and do it anyway! What is this del...

10th Annual Golden Gnome Awards: The Winners are Revealed!

You voted, we counted, and the winners of the 10th Annual Golden Gnome Awards have been revealed! But don't fret if you missed our Award Ceremony livestream - we've got a big list of all the winners right here. But first, let's take a moment to thank everyone in the RuneScape and Old School RuneScape communities for making our games such a wonderful place to be. This year has been difficult, but here at the Golden Gnome Awards we're celebrating all our community members who gave their time and e...

TWIR: Construction Contracts & Premier Club

Welcome to This Week in RuneScape, your number one source for everything happening in the BEST MMORPG EVER (if we do say so ourselves). This week, Construction Contracts is going live, and there’s a sweet deal on membership with Premier Club. There’s also an impressive array of changes and fixes in the Patch Notes tab, and the usual shenanigans in the Community tab. Don’t take our word for it though: read on and see it for yourself! Game News Not to sound too full of ourselves, but we think we'v...

Premier Club - Coming 16th November!

Get ready for RuneScape's huge 20th Anniversary year with the best membership deal in town - Premier Club! Returning on November 16th, Premier Club Membership is the ultimate way to enjoy everything the game has to offer with discounted prices, instant rewards and year-long benefits including access to Yak Track Premier Rewards, plus a whole lot more. To celebrate 20 years of RuneScape and the jam-packed year ahead, we've slashed the price of Gold Membership by up to 25%! Ceremonial Guard Armour...

November Skilling Update: Construction Contracts

Have you taken a walk through Varrock lately? Ugh. Look at those ramshackle houses, filled with broken furniture. Why, some of those poor citizens can't even sit down in their own homes! We pine for some way to help, to give back to the community, to train Construction without having to click 'remove' on an oak larder thirty times... hold on a second! Let's start from the very beginning: Construction is a members-only skill that lets you build a Player Owned House, where you can train Prayer, st...

TWIR: Ninja Strike 14

In this week’s update, the Ninjas have been getting up to mischief with fish (both of the jelly and regular variety) and Wiki functionality! Find out all about it in the Game News and Patch Notes tabs, then get yourself over to the Community Tab for a cheeky preview of Construction Contracts and some amazing player artwork. Game News We're going Wiki wild in this week's update with another Ninja Strike! In other news, we've got a special preview of Construction Contracts, a range of new lines in...

Double XP LIVE has begun!

Grab your blankets and hot chocolate – it’s time to snuggle in for Double XP LIVE! From now until November 16th, you’ll have 48 hours of Double XP time to train as many skills as you like – and for the first time, that includes Archaeology! In case you missed the announcement, here’s all the archaeological activities you can get Double XP for: Base Precision is doubled, so you'll get double the projects per hour from excavation. XP from excavation and screening activities is doubled. Players wil...

Construction Contracts

Get ready to be Gielinor’s handiest handy-person with Construction Contracts, a less intensive and less expensive way to level up your Construction skill, coming on November 16th! You’ll need level 40 Construction to get started – and with Double XP around the corner, there’s no better time to get building! We’ll reveal the juicy details about Construction Contracts in a dedicated preview livestream on November 10th at 17:00 Game Time. Catch all the action over at Twitch.TV/RuneScape. See you th...

Login Server Maintenance - 3rd November

Hello everyone, We'll be performing some important maintenance on our login servers. The work will be carried out on Novemember 3rd starting from 14:30 Game Time and affects all players logging in or hopping worlds. This will last for 2 hours, and there is a small chance you will not be able to log-in or hop worlds for approximately 10 minutes during this period . If you are already logged in, you can continue playing as normal. Apologies for the disruption. The RuneScape team

This Week In RuneScape - 02/11/20

It’s officially winter, so grab your comfiest blankets and sit yourself down for this week’s update! To begin with, you’ve got a great excuse to hide out in your igloo with Double XP LIVE and a hefty Achievement Rework. Then check out the Community Tab for some chilled-out J-Mod livestreams and some not-so-chill Araxxi fanart! Game News Hold up, hold up! Before you dive headlong into Double XP LIVE, take a moment to check out the Achievement Rework. We’ve spent 10 months on these extensive chang...

This Week In RuneScape & Halloween Event - 26/10/20

Welcome, ghouls and ghosts, to an extra-spooky edition of This Week in RuneScape! In our bag of treats this week we’ve got a Ninja Strike, a Community Tab full of ways to welcome our new friends from the other side (Steam), and, of course, the Halloween Event! Game News In this week’s news, the Ninjas have been busily making quality of life changes to Slayer while Death and friends plan for a spooktacular Halloween event. Let’s take a look! Halloween Event The nights are getting colder… the dark...

Double XP LIVE - Returning November 6th

It's that time of year again. The leaves are falling, the sky is cloudy, and the chill is setting in - so there's no better time to cosy up by the fire and settle down for some warming skilling action! Double XP LIVE will return from November 6th to November 16th. That's ten whole days in which to use your 48 hours of Double XP time at whatever pace you wish. Blast through it all in one weekend or take the time to fit those gains around your real-life adventures - it's all up to you! While membe...

This Week In RuneScape - 19/10/20

Welcome to this week in RuneScape! It’s all kicking off on Anachronia as the Varrock Museum (and their crew of archaeologically inclined adventurers) digs into Orthen. We’ve also got the usual grab-bag of Patch Notes and the fabulous Community Corner, where you can peek behind the scenes of this week’s update. Game News We’re heading back to the island this week with all the details about Orthen, our latest Dig Site! In other news, we’ve got reminders about the Archaeology XP Embargo, Steam, and...