Jagex Launches Runescape 3 MMORPG

1 million years in the making!

Jagex Studios has officially launched the next title in the extremely popular Free-to-play MMORPG series, Runescape. Runescape 3 marks the beginning of the next chapter, the Battle of Lumbridge, a gaming experience that is shaped completely by the players.

"The simultaneous launch of RuneScape 3 around the world has been made possible by the hard work and dedication of our team over the last year. RuneScape 3 ushers in a new age for players in terms of user-driven content, story, gameplay and technology, and we couldn't be more excited for them to write the next chapter in RuneScape's epic saga." - Phil Mansell, Executive Producer

Runescape is one of the world's most popular free-to-play MMORPG titles, with over 220 million player accounts and over 1 million years of life wastedspentplaying the game. The developers must be doing something right to strike the right chords with millions of gamers. And the launch of a new version makes it even more compelling for the uninitiated to jump into the game now.

Read our previous coverage on Runescape 3 here.